7 Best Fishing Lodges In Ontario, Canada - Updated 2023

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Fishing trip is one of the most popular recreational activities in Canada. There are plenty of areas in Canada that make a great fishing spot, one of them is Ontario. Thanks to the ever-increasing availability of luxury cottages, gone are the days where a fishing trip meant catching fishes on a body of water, then sleeping in the wood and cooking your catch by a campfire. Now you can come home to luxurious accommodations that will give you the rest you need for another day by the waters. Below, you will find the best fishing lodges in Ontario, Canada. Have a look!

1. A homey stay with waterside view (from USD 115)

After a day of fishing with family or friends won’t it be nice to come home to a cottage that feels like home? Introducing Procrastination Bay Cottage - a cozy and very functional cottage with a playground for children, backyard that is large enough for any outdoor activity, as well as a herb garden. The cottage also features a welcoming kitchen and pantry where all the dishes and cookware that guests need are stored. The owner is also kind enough to provide a guitar in case visitors want to hold an evening sing-a-long in the campfire area by the water. You can also use the complimentary canoes and kayak to explore the Rideau Canal. Fun right?

Seeley's Bay, Ontario, Canada
169 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
very private and comfortable cottage with beautiful views
two-person kayak bbq hot tub and comfortable living space
the cottage was cozy clean and had everything we needed we would love to come back
it’s the perfect size to get cozy and still have enough room to do some cooking
cozy clean with personalized touches
everything was clean and user friendly
) and the place was very clean
very well maintained and clean cottage
very clean and pretty cabin with a lot of property
julie was a wonderful host
julie was a wonderful host
julie and andrew are wonderful hosts
she is a super host for a reason
the hosts went above and beyond to make sure our stay was perfect
it's in an ideal location because it is very private
we would and will recommend this location to any of our friends
would highly recommend this place to get away and disconnect from city life
what a great little getaway location where you get to relax and spend time with friends/loved ones
perfect for a quiet break
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2. A well-appointed home with two bedrooms (from USD 106)

Equipped with modern home appliances and a well-appointed interior, this cottage is the one you will love to come home to after a day of fishing. On colder days, sit by the propane fireplace, or sip a glass of pinot noir on the three-sided wrap-around deck, or enjoy a meal made of the fish you caught - imagine how good that would be! Other highlights of this cottage are a barbecue grill and an outdoor shower that is connected to the master bedroom. The cottage’s clean and well-maintained interior also features all-around laminate flooring and campfire pit. In addition to all, the place also has Wi-Fi and Smart TV.

Delta, Ontario, Canada
105 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 5 Beds 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
the cottage was beautiful and cozy
the cottage is great organized and the open area in the living room is very relaxing
we loved the cozy cottage and it had everything we needed
aaron’s cottage is very cozy well outfitted and is an amazing oasis on the waterfront
a cozy and comfortable cottage in nestled at the edge of a quiet bay
the place was clean and quiet
beautiful bright and clean cottage
the place was super clean and very well stocked
loved the place nice clean quiet and scenic
very clean and a beautiful location
aaron is a wonderful host
aaron is a great host
aaron was very helpful and answered our questions quickly and politely
aaron was a great host and very responsive
aaron was very friendly and responsive to our questions
close to lots of wonderful lakes & hiking
easy access road and close to historic rideau sites
the location is not far from different attractions larger trails and golf courses (all within 15-30 min drive)
aaron's place is at a very beautiful location and we had a great time staying at the cottage
this cottage is a lovely cosy place and great location from kingston
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3. A great fishing cottage with a big yard (from USD 149)

Located in close proximity to Beverly Lake Park in Ottawa, this property makes an ideal fishing cottage and the perfect getaway. Once you step into the premises, it’s homey and simple interior will make you feel warm and at home. You can also enjoy the view of the surrounding nature from the deck and if you want to fish, you can use the same deck. In case you need to do some work using your laptop, the availability of Wi-Fi, a desk with space for a laptop, and a comfy working chair will ensure that you can do it here comfortably. The cottage also offers free parking on the premises, hot water, and TV.

Delta, Ontario, Canada
17 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
beautiful space great wifi and close to town for any needs
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4. A wonderful abode by the waters (from USD 119)

Comfortable and clean, this two-bedroom cottage by Echo Lake is where you want to bring your family and furry friends to. You can catch fish from the dock and let your kids and pets play near the water. Enjoy a beautiful view of the lake from the huge balcony of the master bedroom. This place is suitable for a large group or family as it has plenty of beds. The master bedroom has a queen-sized bed, whereas the second bedroom has two bunk beds, one has a single top bunk and a double bottom bunk, the other one has two single beds.

Echo Bay, Ontario, Canada
50 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

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Amenities & Room:
perfect for quality family time because there's no wifi
the place was clean cozy and very private
wonderful hosts thank you again
linda and rose are wonderful hosts
linda and rose were great hosts and very responsive to our questions
amazing hosts with excellent communication
the locals are very friendly and welcoming
great location - so many things included at this location
great location very close to hiking trails and water sports
great value and beautiful location
100 % worth the drive out to a beautiful location
you will not be disappointed with the camp or it's location
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5. Simple cabin with a complimentary canoe (from USD 128)

Don’t let its simple facade fool you, this cabin is as cozy as you want ti to be. Situated on a serene point on scenic Big Rideau Lake where you can fish at your convenience! With two bedrooms, a bathroom with tub, and living space that is spacious enough to allow kids to play, the cabin provides a perfect setting for relaxing. This pet-friendly home is also equipped with dock space for a single boat. Another reason to love this cabin is the rent that includes a canoe, saving you all the trouble of having to bring one.

Portland, Ontario, Canada
cabin 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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it matches the pictures, better actually! everything was provided, so that was a nice bonus! i dont know what the prices are like in the area, so i can't comment on rates
the property managers are very kind and responsive
grandkids really enjoyed the canoe provided & did lots of fishing
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6. A fully equipped cottage with access to a lake

Being in a breathtaking place like Lake Opinicon, it is only fitting that you stay at a cottage that is as gorgeous as the scenery surrounding it - meet Lake Opinicon Hideaway. With a living area as comfortable as the one you have back home (or even more!), you can say thanks to its cozy seating and a 50-inch flat-screen TV that’ll make your movie night a superb one. A full modern kitchen is also available for your convenience. You can go fishing at the lake or alternatively relax and enjoy the beauty of Lake Opinicon from the gazebo, outdoor decks, and two outdoor fire pits.

Elgin, Ontario, Canada
15 reviews  
Entire cottage 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
nice clean lake to fish and swim in
clean and beautiful cottage with everything you need
steve was an amazing host and met us there on our request to answer any and all questions
steve was such a wonderfully helpful and kind host and responded quickly to all our inquiries
steve is a very friendly and helpful host
steve is also very responsive if you have questions about the place or area
steve is a great host and very informative really enjoyed our stay and good fishing to boot
beautiful location with stunning scenery that can be viewed through the large windows or from any of the decks
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7. A fully equipped cottage in a peaceful surrounding

This cottage is perfect for a family who want wants to stay in a place great for fishing with a well-appointed living space. No need to worry about having to share rooms with others, the house is built with two bedrooms (one with a queen bed and the other with two singles bed) and with a kitchen that has plenty of counter space, fridge, stove, microwave, and coffee maker - definitely no need to worry about being unable to cook your own dish! If all of that isn’t enough to impress you, the place also provides complimentary canoe, paddleboat, propane barbecue and free Wi-Fi.

Lyndhurst, Ontario, Canada
69 reviews  
Entire cabin 0 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
as well as a full stocked kitchen and fans for when its warm
the shower is a real treat with great water pressure
everything was clean and tidy
very comfortable and cozy excellent communication with host and cottage clean with the required amenities
mel is a really nice host and made us feel welcome
mel was the perfect host
our hosts were around and available if we had any questions and were very friendly
mel is a great host and made sure we had everything we needed
mel and susan are very friendly hosts and made us feel very welcome
spacious cabin and great location
we had a great time the location is great
great location and great hospitality
a lovely and quiet location in front of the lake
a great place to stay
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Take a retreat at these fishing lodges

All of these aforementioned cottages in Ontario have one thing in similarity: they help to undo the stress caused by living in an urban environment. They are considered to be some of the best because; their locations put visitors as close to nature as possible, the service is undoubtedly excellent, and the on-site fishing areas are remarkable. So, whether you’re chasing rock bass or lake chub, these prime cottages provide you with access to the best angling during the day and comforts at night.

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