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Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

This is by far the cleanest and best maintained motel I've ever stayed at and is perfect for groups. Our group has stayed here many times over the last several years and I've never herd a complaint. The rec room is a great area for everyone to meet up in and Dora and Paul are fantastic hosts. I can't say...

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Orangeville, Canada
Reviewed 7 February 2015

Stayed here while sledding with a couple of buddies last week. The motel room had 3 single beds which was perfect. The Rec Room was the perfect place to relax after a day on the trails. Paul and Dora are great hosts. We'll be returning for sure. Thanks guys. See you soon.

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1Thank Reg B
Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We visited this motel on the September long weekend. We stayed at the small cabin by the road. The grounds are well kept and the owners are really friendly and helpful. Their recommendations on where to eat and what to see were right on. At night Paul built a fire and we roasted marshmallows and watched the stars. The cabin...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We visited this motel this past Saturday for a family gathering for our Thanksgiving supper. The "Club House" where we gathered is a very comfy and spacious room. It is tastefully decorated and is built completely in logs, very much complimenting the rural setting. There were 21 of us, and nobody was crowded. Everybody very much enjoyed themselves as we...

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1Thank Paul A
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Very well maintained premise and rooms. From welcome chocolates on the pillow to the extra pair of blankets and the inspiring messages posted on the walls, all stand testimony to the host's attention to details. Full marks for the location, nestled between dense trees and stones throw away from the Twelve miles lake, yet just around the corner on Hwy...

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1Thank 1way_journey
Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2014

I stayed here with a girlfriend for a wedding that we were attending locally. Paul and Dora were lovely hosts that were polite and friendly from booking, to check-in and check-out. Dora took the time to recommend some local places for dinner and things we should see in town. We definitely took her up on her suggestions and were not...

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1Thank cbrads25
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 October 2014

A wonderful quiet motel with friendly hosts and very personal touch. Have stayed here multiple times over the past few years and always feel welcome. The pride that Paul and Dora take in the daily care of their motel shows in the attention to detail of the gardens, woodwork and friendly evening bonfire. My favourite place in one of the...

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1Thank DaveLute
Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Stayed at both the loft and the cottage over the last 2 years. Will continue to keep booking for my holidays. Major reason of repeat bookings is how clean everything is. Owners are super nice and offered help many times. Even started the camp fire for us after we were just mentioning it with them we enjoyed it. Wife and...

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1Thank Johncarlo I
London, Canada
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Beautiful little motel on a small stream with pond. Rooms were very clean,comfortable,and quiet, Excellent price and value. Great place to stay for going to the Haliburton Wolf Preserve and Forest. Owners were friendly and very informative about the area and also a great Steak and Pasta house right next door.

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1Thank Thomas B
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 September 2014

The Highland Motel: A quiet little motel in the middle of the woods, alongside a beautiful lake, in the Haliburton Highlands. This was our "get away from it all" in 2009. We loved it then: Quiet, clean, and comfortable. And reasonably priced. We enjoyed the nearby restaurants. We visited some of the local vistas. And we loved the secluded beach...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Highlands Motel is nestled in the heart of beautiful Haliburton Highlands just steps away from crystal clear 12 Mile Lake, about 10 minutes north of Minden and about 20 minutes east of Haliburton Village, located next door to the wonderful Peppermill restaurant. Clean cozy and comfortable rooms that come with 3 piece bath, fridge, satellite LCD TV, wireless high speed internet, air conditioning, queen, double or triple twin beds. All rooms are non smoking. The property also has a cozy one room cottage and a gorgeous Loft suite. Recreation hall with full kitchen, fire place, for gatherings, outdoor BBQs and fire pit. Access to a sandy beach of Twelve Mile Lake. Great restaurants nearby. Year round fishing. Snowmobilers - come off Trail # 8, park in front of your room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Highlands Motel & Lodge

Address: 15102 Highway 35 1064 Omagaki Road | Haliburton Highlands, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Minden
Price Range: ₹ 7,176 - ₹ 8,404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Highlands Motel & Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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