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Reviewed 25 August 2014

My wife and I, who travelled from England to see friends in Toronto, were keen to have a few days away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Therefore, we chose somewhere with both good ratings on trip advisor and that was at a reasonable price. Needless to say we were not disappointed. The Loft was a sizeable room...

1Thank Truthinlove
Oshawa, Canada
Reviewed 8 August 2014

An absolute gem nestled in the gorgeous Haliburton Highlands. Our family stayed for 4 nights in the cabin. This is not a typical motel. All amenities are immaculate and the Inn Keepers are very accomodating and friendly. They made us feel at home and could not do enough for us. Paul built us a wonderful fire everynight so we could...

1Thank Jeffrey R
Brooklin, Canada
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Each year a group of friends get together for an annual Golf tournament at the Blairhampton Golf course which is less than 10 minutes from The Highlands. In past years we have been sleeping on floors, tents, sharing beds and a bathrooms. I'm not complaining we had fun but as we get older we want some comfort. This year we...

1Thank OwenSunshine2010
Oshawa, Canada
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We stayed at the Highlands Motel on the long weekend in May, it was our first stop on a 4 day motorcycle trip. We stayed in the cabin, it was very nice and cozy. It has a full kitchen, double or queen bed (cannot remember which one) and a bunk bed futon, could sleep 6 people. The washroom was small...

Thank 229Kathy_901
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Not enough characters to express how terrific this place is. The staff, setting, finishing, facilities. We stayed in the "Moose Lodge" with our two kids 3 and 6 years old. Everyone had a terrific time. In fact tonight we will relive the whole experience with a slide show on the TV! Our kids especially loved having bicycle races on the...

Thank Dean E
Reviewed 17 April 2014

My daughter and I recently spent 3 nights in the beautiful loft unit at The Highlands Motel. We were very pleased with the natural pine beauty, cleanliness and well planned lay out of this lovely unit! The beds and multitude of good quality pillows and bedding were appreciated as were the very pretty views and all the little extras like...

Thank pennyspic
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 April 2014

I travel for work frequently and stay at a lot of motels, lodges and B and Bs across South Eastern Ontario. I have not yet taken the time to write a single review about any of them because they have all so far been average.... with this place being the exception. The Highlands Motel was nothing short of excellent. After...

Thank Ruslan N
Innisfil, ON
Reviewed 5 March 2014

After having stayed for one night in September, we vowed to return with friends in the winter. When one couple suggested they wanted to go to Haliburton for the Family Day weekend, we convinced them to choose the Highlands, and one couple soon turned into five. A fabulous winter weekend ensued, as skiing, snowshoeing,and good restaurants were all within easy...

Thank GreenTeam22
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 February 2014

We have stayed at this great motel numerous times over the past 8 years and have never been disappointed. Over the last three years we have seen many improvements to the room and especially the Lodge which is a kitchen, dining and entertainment room for the use of all guests. The owners, who live on site, are very attentive and...

Thank Gliderrider
Reviewed 24 February 2014

The property is very well cared for and is an obvious source of pride for the owners. Everything in the room was very good quality and spotlessly clean. Details - chocolate on the pillow, proper lighting, Keurig coffee machine. Friendly, helpful front counter. Stayed in a motel room that worked out great!

Thank Terry D

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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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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: ₹ 7,597 - ₹ 8,821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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