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Relaxing Lakeside Cottage Resort Nestled in the Woods on Walker Lake Fine Dining

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Last updated: 07/21/2015
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The Norsemen Walker Lake Resort is an intimate and relaxing all-season resort nestled in the woods on beautiful Walker Lake in Muskoka, near Algonquin Park. For over 85 years, the Norsemen Walker Lake Resort has provided incredible family vacations or intimate retreats in secluded rustic cottages along 750 ft of pristine Walker Lake.

Swimming in the healing spring fed waters of Walker Lake is a delight, as is relaxing on the sandy beach, enjoying the huge dock and shallow, sandy beach. Resort guests have access to canoes, kayaks, paddle boat, stand up paddle boards and fishing boats. Fishing for bass off the dock or on the lake is a favourite activity for guests who love to fish.

In the winter come and explore a winter wonderland. Experience cross country ski trails by the lakes in beautiful Algonquin Park and Arrowhead Park. Ride Muskoka's vast snowmobile trails across forests, lakes, streams stretching from Georgian Bay to Algonquin Park. In the summer enjoy world class golf.minutes away.


Romantic Getaways: The Norsemen-Walker Lake Resort is an intimate and relaxing all-season resort nestled in the woods on beautiful Walker Lake in Muskoka - Lake of Bays. Located just 15 minutes from Huntsville and Algonquin Park but a million miles from it all. The Norsemen is a great choice for an intimate and cozy retreat. Relax in a secluded waterfront cottage, cuddle by the wood-burning fireplace while you gaze at the lake, then soak in the Jacuzzi. Canoe or kayak together and enjoy the haunting call of the loon and the tranquil quiet.

Snowmobiling and Skiing: The Norsemen is a great choice for a snowmobile weekend, stop-over on a long ride, or a destination point for a hearty lunch or dinner. We also welcome monthly or full winter stays – leave your sleds here and have your own private getaway for the winter. Enjoy Muskoka's vast snowmobile trail network across forests, lakes and hills from Georgian Bay to Algonquin Park. Hidden Valley downhill Ski Area is less than 10 minutes away.

The Norsemen is a great choice for a cross country skiing weekend, just 20 minutes from the f cross country ski trails in Algonquin Provincial Park. Travel amongst the hardwood forests and lakes typical of Algonquin Park, with three trail networks specifically designed and reserved for cross-country skiing. You will almost certainly see moose or deer tracks on your outing. We’re also close to Arrowhead Park with groomed cross country ski trails, snowshoe trails and an outdoor skating rink overlooking beautiful Mayflower Lake.

The Norsemen Restaurant: Treat yourself to the Norsemen Restaurant on beautiful Walker Lake in the heart of Muskoka. Relax in our historic lodge with stone fireplaces, wood beamed ceilings and 'Old Muskoka' charm while you savour exceptional game, seafood, steak and prime rib. Enjoy the haunting call of the loon and soft sounds of jazz as you watch the sun set over the lake. The Norsemen has a reputation for great food and great times. Get off the beaten path, enjoy the lakeside view, and savour the superb cuisine.

On Mondays enjoy the Norsemen Bistro. Experience our chef’s fine dining flair and quality with a more casual fare. Gourmet Pizzas, Ribs and BBQ smoked pulled pork sandwiches will tantalize your taste buds with inspired flavours.

We’re located just 10 minutes from Huntsville on Limberlost Road. Capture the spirit of Muskoka and the allure of Algonquin Park at the Norsemen Restaurant.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Birch Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Pullout couch...moreless

  • The Birch is a modern two bedroom cottage with a wall-to-wall, floor to ceiling glass front wall that provides a wonderful view of Walker Lake during all seasons. It feels like you're outside when you're inside. Each bedroom has a queen bed and there is a pullout couch in the living room. It also has a wood-burning fireplace to cozy up by while you gaze at the stars outside. It includes the use of the canoes, kayaks, fishing boats with motor, beach and dock area. All linens, towels, cooking utensils etc. are also included....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The Norsemen-Walker Lake Resort is an intimate and relaxing all-season resort nestled in the woods on beautiful Walker Lake in Muskoka - Lake of Bays. Located just 15 minutes from Huntsville and Algonquin Park but a million miles from it all. The Norsemen is a great choice for an intimate and cozy retreat. Relax in a secluded waterfront cottage, cuddle by the wood-burning fireplace while you gaze at the lake. Canoe or kayak together and enjoy the haunting call of the loon and the tranquil quiet. Our getaway package for $350+tax per night includes accommodation and dinner for two at the extraordinary Norsemen Restaurant. The Norsemen is a great choice for a snowmobile weekend, stop-over on a long ride, or a destination point for a hearty lunch or dinner. We also welcome monthly or full winter stays – leave your sleds here and have your own private getaway....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Arrival Day

  • Flexible

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 40 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Pedal Boat
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
 

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Location

120 Miles
Nearest Airport
Toronto International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Multiple
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Deerhurst, Grandview, Mark O'Meara
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Huntsville
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 60 and Hwy 11
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Hidden Valley

Our location, just 10 minutes from the town of Huntsville, places Norsemen Walker Lake Resort in the heart of Muskoka, Ontario, one of Canada's most popular tourist destinations. The Muskoka District, known for its crystal clear lakes, rocky terrain and majestic forests, also offers visitors a wealth of activities, attractions and events - something for every member of the family and for every month of the year. This beautiful region has it all. Pristine natural beauty combined with sophistication and charm. It's little wonder vacationers have been coming to Muskoka to enjoy an Ontario cottage country getaway for over one hundred years.

Muskoka is renowned throughout Canada and the United States, not only as a popular vacation spot for family summer vacations and couples getaways, but as a sportsman's paradise. This area boasts nature trails, ski hills and golf courses. Only 20 min from Algonquin Provincial Park, one of Canada's foremost eco-tourist destinations.

 

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Photos

  • Relax with our ducks

    Relax with our ducks

  • Cottage with wall to wall windows facing the lake

    Cottage with wall to wall windows facing the lake

  • A treasure of family memories

    A treasure of family memories

  • View from a cottage

    View from a cottage

  • Secluded and private cottage nestled in the woods

    Secluded and private cottage nestled in the woods

  • Sunset at Walker Lake

    Sunset at Walker Lake

  • Comfortable, warm and cozy nights

    Comfortable, warm and cozy nights

  • Beautiful Lakeside View

    Beautiful Lakeside View

  • Kids having fun

    Kids having fun

  • The Norsemen Restaurant

    The Norsemen Restaurant

  • The dock in the evening

    The dock in the evening

  • Warm and cozy interiors

    Warm and cozy interiors

  • The Norsemen Restaurant - wood beam ceilings and stone fireplaces

    The Norsemen Restaurant - wood beam ceilings and stone fireplaces

  • A great place for family fun.

    A great place for family fun.

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 07/21/2015
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