5 Reasons Why To Make Deerhurst Home For The Holidays

At Deerhurst Resort, our cozy cottage country setting makes the festive season extra merry and bright. Holiday magic comes alive in Muskoka to create the ultimate destination for your family’s holiday getaway. Whether you’re looking to experience a family vacation during the holiday school break, or searching for winter adventure and activities, we’ve got you covered right here in Muskoka with our lakeside winter wonderland.

Daily Activities Run All Day Long For Two Whole Weeks!

  • Holiday Fun Zone – Inflatables and other games
  • Magic Workshops and Shows
  • Arts & Crafts, colouring contests, photos with ‘Charlie the Deer’
  • Skating Parties
  • Family Holiday Scavenger Hunts & Activity Packs
  • Bingo & Trivia
  • Story and PJ Time – Twas The Night Before Christmas (Dec 24)

Deerhurst Dining

One of the best parts of a holiday family getaway? Letting someone else do the cooking! Deerhurst’s Festive Feasts include holiday buffets, family friendly dinners with roaming entertainment, station dinner for adults, bountiful breakfasts, bar service and even a 7 course dining experience with curated wine pairings. Sit back and enjoy!

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New Years Eve

We’ve got a night full of New Years Eve Entertainment lined up to ring in 2024. December 31 is sure to be a true highlight of your family’s holiday getaway.

  • Roving dinner entertainment and table-side magic fun
  • Live Music and bar service
  • “Great Canadian Dueling Pianos” live show
  • Children’s New Year’s Eve countdown @ 10 pm
  • Legacy Hall Midnight Countdown

Winter Activities

Frozen Fun for the whole family is included with your holiday vacation*. Try something new or enjoy a classic Canadian winter sport in our lakeside Muskoka setting. All equipment is provided for Deerhurst guests.

  • Take a snowshoe through our forest trails
  • Cross-country skiing on our groomed trails – great for beginners!
  • Join a skating party, hockey game or free skate on our very own skating rink
  • Try a kick-sled or winter disc golf for something new
  • Explore even more trails in Muskoka with the iconic Algonquin and Arrowhead Parks nearby!

*All activities are weather dependent

TWO Weeks Of Fun

Stay for a BONUS week of family fun! Holiday magic at Deerhurst runs December 22 through January 7th to take advantage of the full school break. Plus, extend your family getaway with our stay longer & save offer for the best holiday rates!

Make Deerhurst home for the holidays and experience two weeks of holiday magic in Muskoka with unlimited family getaway fun! From December 22, 2023 – January 7, 2024, enjoy daily activities, sleigh-loads of winter fun, festive feasts, live entertainment and more. Learn more about Christmas & New Year’s Holidays at Deerhurst and book now to secure your spot on Santa’s nice list!