Stay Longer & Save Special Offer*
Book Summer stays of 3 nights and save up to 15% 

June 29 – September 4, 2023

We can’t wait to welcome you to Deerhurst Resort, Muskoka’s base camp, for family fun and adventure. Our stunning destination offers endless natural beauty and exciting activities for everyone. There’s so much to explore and enjoy, from the sparkling lake to the lush trails. With an incredible waterfront experience, there’s no better place to revel in everything you love about summer in Canada. Come and see for yourself why this region is a beloved destination for families and adventure seekers alike! Summer’s HERE, at Deerhurst!

Your SUMMER’S HERE! stay at Deerhurst includes: 

  • Available in all Deerhurst Resorts vacation accommodations types. Find Your Perfect Accommodation in Muskoka here.
  • Unlimited lakeside fun with one of Muskoka’s longest waterfronts with two beach areas
  • Walking, fitness and hiking trails throughout our Muskoka countryside property
  • Silent Watercraft: Canoes, Kayaks, and Stand-up Paddle Boards
  • 9-hole Disc and Foot Golf
  • Green fee at Deerhurst Lakeside 9-hole golf course after 1 pm (cart not included)
  • Tennis, Horseshoes, Kan Jam, Sand Volleyball and Basketball
  • In July & August – daily social activities from crafts to sports and other family fun games!

A nightly resort fee is additional and provides the use of canoes, kayaks and stand-up paddleboards, tennis courts, hiking trails, and 9-hole golf green fees at Deerhurst Lakeside after 1 pm, along with other benefits for everyone in your room.

Plus, there will be lots of pay-as-you-play activities at an additional cost:  Boat Tours, Treetop Trekking, Yamaha ATV Tours, Paintball, Axe Throwing, and Escape Cabins; in July and August – Waterskiing, Wakeboarding, Tube Rides, Water Bikes.

Minimum stays may apply.

Here Are Some Great Ideas to Build Into Your Summer Stay!

We’ve created a few sample itineraries below so you can see everywhere that summer lives at Deerhurst Resort.  If you are interested in adding various activities and dining to your stay, please be sure to click the links to book ahead!

Summer’s HERE Itinerary Ideas:

3 Day Itinerary – Escape to Rest & Relaxation 

If you can only get away for two nights but you need it to feel like a week vacation, we got you.  Here’s our guide for how to actually leave your 3 day vacation feeling rested and rejuvenated! 

Day One

  • Check In: 4pm
  • Get settled, unpack and relax – let that Muskoka view sink in
  • Visit Compass Bar & Grill for drinks and a shareable tapas menu

Day Two

  • Does your unit have a kitchen? Bring a few groceries to treat yourself to breakfast in bed! Otherwise, head over to Eclipse Restaurant to start off your day 
  • Head over to Amba Spa for a rejuvenating massage, facial, or nail appointment*
  • Take a spot on the patio at Maple Pub for lunch and a view
  • Time for the beach, head to Sunset Bay for a quieter spot to ‘read your book’ (read: take a nap)
  • All in a hard day’s work! It’s time for a swim, so pack up and head to the main beach for a dip in Peninsula Lake
  • Feeling well rested? Try a leisurely paddle in a canoe, kayak or SUP board 
  • Time for dinner at Eclipse Restaurant & Terrace – make a reservation to save your a spot!
*Spa services are not included with your stay and must be booked in advance 

Day Three

  • Head back to Eclipse for a full classic breakfast spread 
  • Check Out: 11am – but that doesn’t mean you have to go just yet!
  • Rent a Water Bike one last tour around the property, waterfront edition
  • Feeling rested and ready, it’s time to take the drive back home
*Demon E-Bikes are not included with your stay and must be booked in advance 

4 Days of Play – Adventure Itinerary

Does your family like their vacation with less down time and more time on the go? This is the trip for adventure seekers like you! 

Day One

  • Check In: 4pm
  • Get settled & relax with a snack & drink on your balcony. No balcony? No problem!  Head outside to enjoy the view.
  • Reserve dinner at Eclipse Restaurant & Terrace. Here, overlooking the bay, you can make your game plans for the weekend!

Day Two

  • Breakfast at Eclipse Restaurant & Terrace
  • Book a SWS Watersport Clinic to try out Waterskiing, Wakeboarding, Kneeboarding or Tube riding* (July & August)
  • Grab lunch from our food truck and stock up for a picnic 
  • Back to the lake for the quieter side of water sports. Spend the afternoon out in canoes, kayaks and stand up paddle boards
  • Crash and do dinner in, with one of our resort homes with fully equipped kitchen you’ll feel right at home! If you’ve booked traditional hotel accommodations, hit up Compass Bar & Grill for a casual meal of shareables for the whole table
*SWS Watersport Clinics are not included with your stay and must be booked in advance

Day Three

  • After breakfast, take a hike! The Lookout Trail leads to an unbeatable aerial view of the whole resort 
  • Take a dip! In one of our 3 outdoor pools scattered around the resort 
  • Grab a table on Maple Patio and enjoy our classic pub favourites for lunch
  • Fore! Time to head to Lakeside Golf Course or to Disc Golf for 9 holes 
  • Back to the beach just in time for golden hour and one last refreshing dip
  • Dinner at The Antler Steakhouse 

Day Four

  • Still not tired? Put your newfound wakeboarding skills to the test at the SWS Wakeboard Cable Park*
  • Check out of room: 11am
  • Enjoy one last leisurely brunch at Eclipse Restaurant 
  • Get ready for one quiet ride home… you’re welcome!
*SWS Watersport Clinics are not included with your stay and must be booked in advance 

5 Day Ultimate Explorers Itinerary

Do you want to fit as much as possible into your Muskoka getaway? This itinerary makes the most of our 760 acres for you and your family to explore 

Day One

  • Check In: 4pm
  • Its a race to the lake! Who will be the first in?
  • Dinner reservation at Eclipse Restaurant & Terrace – enjoy a spot on our covered patio overlooking the resort grounds
  • Not ready to retire yet? Grab one last drink or evening snack at Compass Grill or Maple Pub

Day Two

  • Breakfast at Eclipse Restaurant & Terrace
  • Fuelled up and ready to hit the fitness and walking trails 
  • Now that you’re warmed up… get in the car for a quick drive to the Sanctuary Trail for a hike through the forest
  • Picnic lunch in the forest (make sure to take all your garbage with you!)
  • Ok you’ve earned it; spend the rest of the day poolside mixing in some splashing with R&R
  • The Antler Steakhouse for dinner is special treat

Day Three

  • Morning tee off at Deerhurst Highlands Golf Course
  • Enjoy some food and drinks on the course from the Halfway House 
  • 19th hole: head over to The The Antler Steakhouse for a refresher on the patio
  • Time for a swim! Pool or lake? You decide…
  • Dinnertime at Maple Pub for some pub favourites and an unbeatable patio
*Deerhurst Highlands green fees are not included with your stay and must be booked in advance

Day Four

  • Pen Lake awaits! Make your breakfast in your resort home or grab a quick bite in Eclipse and head out
  • Beach chair [check] Sunscreen [check] A good read & great view – you’re all set!
  • Take out a canoe, kayak or stand up paddle board and check out all Penn Lake has to offer
  • Grab lunch for the crew at our food truck and enjoy
  • Curious where else the lake can take you? Explore even more on Jet Ski Rentals*
  • Cheers, to your last vacation dinner at Eclipse Restaurant & Terrace
*Jet Ski Rentals are not included with your stay and must be booked in advance

Day Five

  • Breakfast at Eclipse followed by check out at 11am 
  • But don’t leave just yet! There’s more to explore, take an ATV tour with Yamaha to see the property from a different vantage point
  • Head home filled with adrenaline and dreams of your next trip dancing in your head
*Yamaha ATV Tours are not included with your stay and must be booked in advance

There is so much more to explore! Check out our activities page to learn about all there is to do at Deerhurst Resort. 

*Rate is per room, per night, based on double occupancy (two adults per room) with up to two children 18 years and under sharing parents’ room free. Rates shown are applicable to select accommodation, and may fluctuate based on dates and availability. Subject to availability and minimum stay requirements. 13% HST,  4% Municipal Accommodation Tax (Huntsville) and resort fee are additional. Deerhurst Resort is not responsible for any package components or recreational facilities made unavailable due to weather and/or circumstances beyond our control. Advance booking is recommended for show, spa and other recreational activities. For complete details, including our deposit and cancellation policy, please click here.

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