We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Blue Moon Retreat

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Purdy
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

134 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
There are newer reviews for Blue Moon Retreat
See the most recent reviews
Showing 133: English reviews
Belleville, Canada
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Absolutely love this place! We have stayed four times. We have been in two of the cottages, our favorite is the High Noon. The owners put so much of themselves in every cottage that you feel at home. I honestly can not say enough about this place. If you are looking for a cottage to relax with family and friends...

1Thank Kathy R
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 30 May 2013

We were blown away by Sunset at our recent honeymoon. Cabin had most amenities, wonderful hot tub, and cable tv. We loved the relaxing quiet, the blue jays and woodpeckers coming to our deck, the view of sunsets & sunrises from our bedroom. The lake is amazingly serene for canoeing or boating with a great picturesque island in the center....

Thank Michael-L-ON
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 29 May 2013

I am a repeated customer came here once in Dec with so much snow and enjoyed the scenic whiteness of the surroundings and took a dogsleding trip with my wife and 2yr old. Lots of r and r indooe (hot tub, jacuzzi, fireplace, etc...) Came back again this spring with 3 other friends and their families and despite the cold...

Thank canadaian_travel
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 22 May 2013

we really enjoyed our stay at the Island View cottage. it was very clean & well equipped. the hot tub was an added bonus, plus the privacy of a side yard where the firepit was. also appreciated that we could take our 2 little shelties, so many places don't take pets. our stay was very peaceful, loved the quiet &...

1Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 26 February 2013

This is our 3rd year going to Blue Moon. It is always fantastic. The cottage is always clean and ready for the next guest. It is a home away from home. They have everything you need. This is always our winter getaway and its always a great time. Close to the trails for sledding. The kids love the indoor hot...

Thank jlsweet
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2013

We were totally impressed with the attention to detail in the Shangri La cottage. My 3 teenagers all said they want to go back in the summer; this was our first trip to Blue Moon but I'm sure not our last.

Thank Tammy W
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 8 February 2013

We just returned from a week at The Maples, our 7th visit. Believe all the positive reviews of Blue Moon Retreat, it's as perfect as it sounds. Beautiful area, privacy, quiet, comfortable and all the amenities. The indoor hot tub and sauna always make our trip extra relaxing. Got to walk across the frozen lake this year, as well as...

2Thank 163MichelleB163
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Believe every positive review you read about Blue Moon Retreat. We just got back from an amazing weekend in the Sunset. Spacious, clean and cozy with every amenity you could possible need. Our favourite part was the hot tub and sauna! What a luxury! I can't wait to go back in the summer!

Thank vessica
St. Catharines, Canada
Reviewed 4 January 2013

We stayed in 'sunset cottage' for the second time in two years and loved every moment. Great view, everything you might possibly need is included, the bed is incredibly comfortable and we loved the quiet surroundings and hiking trail. It's a home away from home. Will definitely be back again!

Thank mofa15
Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewed 18 December 2012

We came back to Blue Moon this year after having visited it for a weekend last year. We had yet another fantastic weekend. Again not a single thing was out of place and it had everything we needed to enjoy ourselves. We stayed in the same cottage as last year, The Maples. We are hoping that Blue Moon Retreat will...

Thank JRtheTraveller

136 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (134)
View from Room (16)
Room/Suite (10)
Family/Play Areas (7)
Pool/Beach Area (13)
Dining (3)
Hotel & Grounds (28)
Other (57)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (2)
Family/Play Areas (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Purdy
37.7 km away
Footprints Resort
Footprints Resort
#1 of 5 in Bancroft
27 reviews
34.1 km away
Algonquin Eco-Lodge
Algonquin Eco-Lodge
#3 of 15 in Algonquin Provincial Park
105 reviews
16.2 km away
Madawaska Lodge
Madawaska Lodge
#1 of 4 in Madawaska
6 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
35.6 km away
Hay Lake Lodge and Cottages
16.9 km away
Fortune's Madawaska Valley Inn
9.6 km away
Hush Lodge & Cottages
Hush Lodge & Cottages
#2 of 7 in Barry's Bay
17 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We invite you to unwind, relax, reconnect and rejuvenate at our small cottage resort on peaceful Purdy Lake which is located between Bancroft and Barry's Bay on the quieter, southeast side of Ontario's Algonquin Park. Our all-inclusive, 'cut-above', resort has 1,500 feet of frontage on a largely undeveloped lake. A pair of loons nest on the island in the centre and their mournful cries are music for the soul. With just 6 housekeeping cottages on 20 acres you will be sharing this slice of the sparsely populated Canadian Algonquin Highlands with only a few other guests and the local wildlife. Many of our guests come for weekend or mid-week getaways during the even quieter fall, winter and spring seasons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Moon Retreat

Address: 37369 Highway 62, Purdy, Ontario, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Purdy
Price Range: ₹ 2,593 - ₹ 6,483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Blue Moon Retreat Hotel Purdy
Blue Moon Retreat Purdy
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Blue Moon Retreat staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Blue Moon Retreat staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“the first room with the king size bed is not level, and has no air con, but very comfy.”
seth810, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are beautiful”
annie752014, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We had the Highnoon cottage and thought it was incredible and would pick it again.”
Familyof4Georgetown, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Off season rates are fantastic, and the views of Purdy Lake are spectacular.”
G545YUmarkd, 14 Dec 2015 | Read review
“High Noon is overlooking the lake and a great cabin”
  • Sunset on Purdy Lake
  • The view from High Noon
  • High Noon Cabin
  • High Noon warmth
  • High Noon Cabin
  • High Noon Cabin
  • High Noon Cabin
Andrew_Wilson70, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
5 of 5