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Residence Inn Gravenhurst Muskoka Wharf

285 Steamship Bay Road · Gravenhurst, Ontario P1P 1Z9 Canada

  • 705-687-6600

Local Recreation & Attractions in Ontario, Canada

  • 705-687-6600

Located in the heart of Muskoka's scenic "cottage country," Residence Inn Gravenhurst Muskoka Wharf is ideally situated near the Muskoka Bay Club. Our four-season destination offers a variety of activities and a world-class golf course.


On-Site Recreation

Residence Inn Gravenhurst Muskoka Wharf offers an abundance of recreational opportunities on-site, including a heated indoor pool and whirlpool, state-of-the-art fitness centre and a seasonal outdoor patio with fire pit.

Take a scenic stroll along the Muskoka Wharf peninsula, a nature path with gazebos and serene views of Lake Muskoka. It’s a beautiful backdrop for our awe-inspiring sunrises and sunsets.

Recreation Right Outside Our Door

For a refreshing dip, Lake Muskoka has multiple beaches in the area providing you with refreshing water and a beautiful beach backdrop to surround you during the summer — and they’re all within walking distance of our hotel.

In the late spring, summer and early fall, our hotel provides you with a plethora of local attractions,including steamships cruises, boat rentals, special events and lakeside dining, all only steps away as well.

Choose from kayaks, canoes, motor boats and Sea-Doos to rent by the hour, day or week. Bike rentals are also available. Our friendly front desk staff can gladly recommend several nearby biking and hiking trails for visitors who want to explore the great outdoors.

In the winter, snowmobile trails start right outside our doorstep and offer over 1,200 kilometers of trails in the surrounding area. Snowmobile rentals are available for guests who want an exhilarating escapade through the winter wonderland that surrounds our hotel by the bay. You can also channel your inner adventurer and take on a variety of outdoor activities like snowshoeing, ice skating and cross-country skiing.

Off-Site Recreation

Year-round, Gravenhurst and the beautiful Muskoka region are a nature lover's paradise. Our hotel is surrounded by big lakes and numerous biking, hiking and snowmobile trails for you to get out and explore. Golf fanatics can go for the green at a variety of world-class courses nearby, including Muskoka Bay Club, rated one of the 10 courses in Canada, or Muskoka Highlands.

In September and October, you can experience one of Canada's greatest wonders and the splendor of Muskoka as the leaves change colour, offering stunning views and vistas. Canadian Thanksgiving is a particularly popular time to visit Muskoka, offering warm days, cool nights and beautiful scenery.

Local Attractions

The Muskoka Boat & Heritage Centre, directly beside our hotel, is a museum dedicated to the history of boating in Muskoka. Steamship cruises on the world-famous RMS Segwun and Wenonah II — operating seasonally — are available from our docks. Also nearby is the popular Bethune Memorial House, a national historic site commemorating the life of Dr. Norman Bethune. Year round, enjoy live theatre and musical performance at the  Gravenhurst Opera House, – a truly unique concert experience!


Kids of all ages will love Santa's Village, a family entertainment park only 10 minutes from the hotel on the Muskoka River. Halfway between the equator and North Pole, visit Santa in the place where he spends the warm summer months relaxing and spreading the joy of Christmas.