Westwind Inn

#37 Fire Route 21 Gallery on The Lake Rd., Buckhorn, ON K0L1J0 Canada (CAN)
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3 Star Property
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  • Includes an outdoor swimming pool
  • 35 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • 4 suites in hotel
  • Check in: 4
  • Check out: 11
  • Group friendly rating of 6.2/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

Gallery on the Lake - Canada's largest privately owned fine art and wildlife art gallery right next door to us! Magnificent! 3 floors of art mostly originals. Sculptures. Carvings. Not to be missed! Bayside Boutique and Art Gallery: Buckhorn Observatory. Watch the stars. Kawartha County Winery. Superb wines from local fresh fruit and berries. Enjoy their sampling bar. mmmmm. Not far down the road! Whetung's Ojibwa Native Indian Art & Craft Gallery Located in Curve Lake Indian Reserve is a must see. Lots of unique gifts. Lockside Trading Company It is a unique experience. Great Christmas gifts. Burleigh Falls It is beautiful. Perfect for the artist or photographer. White Water — churning rapids. About 10 mins. away. Bring your own kayak or rent on at our local outfitters Warsaw Caves Hiking Spelunking (caving) - well known for its limestone caves Bird watching and wildlife observation " the Gut" An area which is a huge gorge with roaring white water. Nature
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Property Description

Discover the Westwind Inn, a hidden treasure you will promise to return to for years to come. An easy drive just 1.5 hours north east of Toronto, this private getaway is located in the heart of the Kawartha Lakes region of Ontario, Canada and offers a tranquil escape from the everyday hustle and bustle of city living. With all the natural beauty of the Muskoka Lakes region, without the traffic or commercialization. You will find every inch of Westwind naturally beautiful, the perfect environment for a romantic interlude, quiet retreat or conference. Whether it's an extended stay, a weekend trip or corporate retreat, we are just what you are looking for and so much more!We offer free, password protected WiFi throughout our facilities, whether in the main lodge or the chalet.Spectacular setting for a romantic wedding or group retreat.Westwind Inn is situated on 60 private acres featuring over 1/4 mile of private shoreline with breathtaking lake views and our own forest with a spring fed pond in a wilderness setting, discover the peaceful sounds of earth, observe wildlife in it's natural environment, take photos, explore an artists haven. We are surrounded by thousands of acres of natural forest with so many wonderful activities available to experience and enjoy. Thousands of acres of wilderness trails and unspoiled land locked lakes. Complimentary equipment for every season-boats, canoes, kayaks, water bikes, pedal boats, rowboats, sailboat & sail board, bikes, skates, skis and snowshoes.Paddle a Kayak thru uninhabited waterways, view wildlife on the shores of scenic winding Mississauga river.Sailboat. CL 16 for the experienced sailors.Boat Cruise for 2 with your own captain, so Romantic at a reasonable charge.Badminton, volleyball, horseshoes.Pristine lake front, private sand beach, interpretive nature trails.40 foot in-ground swimming pool with calming waterfall, the perfect place for an afternoon nap.Outdoor hot tub open all year. Putting green, driving net, sand trap on site and many wonderful golf courses just minutes away.Boathouse Lounge for special functions with wood burning fireplace, billiard table, satellite TV, dance floor, bar and huge deck at the waters edge. Perfect for weddings, groups and special occasions. Owned and operated by three generations of the Jensen and Gallacher family since 1991, the well established Westwind Inn is located near the country village of Buckhorn, Ontario. Situated in a truly spectacular setting of natural wilderness in the Kawartha Lakes region, this 60 acre private country estate possesses a charm and privacy seldom found elsewhere and yet, within easy distance of Toronto. Westwind Inn is a short drive away and a world away. So Private, intimate, serene and tranquil. Treat yourselves to a holiday you will never forget.Enjoy our grounds with so many special features just waiting for you to explore: Annual and perennial gardens, rockeries, ponds and paths, statuaries. Meet the beavers in the ponds.Enjoy the entertaining otters and mink at play.Private sand beach, hammocks for two and so many areas to peacefully laze the day away.A chance to interact and see close up many species of Ontario's wildlife population often unseen in other more crowded resort.Convenient and available to all guests are its many attractions. The Buckhorn area is bursting with culture offering galleries, wineries, native reserve, petroglyphs caves, antique shoppes, artisans, trading posts and so much more. Fishing is excellent. Other attractions include the worlds largest boat lift lock. In the summer enjoy swimming, hiking & biking trails, sail boarding, sail boat, pedal boats, water bikes, kayaks, canoes. In the winter enjoy skiing, skating, snow shoeing, snowmobiling and hiking. With a multiple of choices the decisions is yours! Landmark Name: Evinrude CentreLandmark Address: 911 Monaghan RoadLandmark City: Peterborough, ONLandmark State: OntarioLandmark Zip: K9J 5K5Distance to my Hotel: 36.9 kms

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4
Check Out: 11
Year of Last Renovation: 2015
Floors: 2
Rooms: 35
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 35
Handicap Rooms: 6
Suites: 4
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 3900 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 110 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 1.9 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 12.4 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.9 Mi
Pool Info:
9am - 8pm 40 footoutdoor
Policies / Expenses
When 21 days written notice of cancellation is received we will refund your deposit less our $50 per room administration fee. If 21 days notice is not possible we may be able to transfer the deposit to an alternate date less our $50 administration fee,
Nightly Parking: $0
Typical Group Deposit: 50%
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 8.00 GST %
PST: Provincial Sales Tax: 7.00 PST %
Food and Beverage Tax: 15.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 20.00 Per Night
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 15.00%
Banquet Labor Fees: 80.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bartender Fees: 20.00 Per Hour
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 45.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Banquet Hosted Bar: 8.00 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 10.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • All-inclusive resort
  • Boat Launch
  • Bus parking
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Fax available
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Toronto Airport, 2 hours drive, shuttle available

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Yes, certain rooms are pet friendly. Fee $50 per pet per night. Must enquire first as only a few pets are allowed at a time. We have rules for pets, please enquire. They may not be left in a room unattended or must be crated while alone. If they bark or create a disturbance you will be asked to leave without refund. You are also responsible for all and any damage to the room created by the dog. Dog must be kept on a leash at all times, you must pick up after the dog. Not allowed in public areas such as beach, pool, hot tub, picnic areas. Must have proof of vacinations and flea control. If they have an "accident" you will be charged for carpet shampoo clean up of room. Please keep pets of furniture, bring a bed and blanket.

Internet / WiFI

We offer free, password protected WiFi throughout our facilities, whether in the main lodge or the chalet.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Westwind Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Westwind Inn.

Feel free to use the Westwind Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Buckhorn event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Boathouse Lounge 50 x 40 x 8 240088/110--60302030--/--70100--
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Boathouse Lounge

Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
2400 Sq. Mi
50 x 40 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
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Executive suite 50 x 30 x 9 1500--/--------------/----80--
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Executive suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1500 Sq. Mi
50 x 30 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
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FAQs about Westwind Inn

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Westwind Inn have?

There are 35 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Westwind Inn?

Yes, they have 2 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

How much does internet cost?

We offer free, password protected WiFi throughout our facilities, whether in the main lodge or the chalet.

Is there a pool at Westwind Inn?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. 9am - 8pm 40 footoutdoor.


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