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Auld Reekie Lodge

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Stratford, Canada
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Wonderful setting in Ontario's North matched equally by great hosts Urs and Diane and family, spent a week at this awesome lodge where relaxation and adventure go easily hand in hand and the fishing venues are varied and plentiful, brings back warm memories winter or summer

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

WOW!!!!! Urs,Diane and family definitely go the extra mile to make sure you feel welcome. Right from the first hello to the last goodbye. We had the meal plan and the food was excellent and very generous portions. I needed some minor modifications to my meals and Diane and Urs made me feel very spoiled. I communicated with them prior...

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Myself and a group of 5 family members spent the weekend at Auld Reekie Lodge in September of 2016. We stayed in a cabin that had 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Very very comfortable stay for everybody. We also chose to use their meal plan option for our stay. This included supper upon arrival, breakfast each morning, packed lunches for the...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband and I had a wonderful experience at Auld Reekie Lodge. We booked a fishing guide the first day and a shore lunch. What an worth while experience. Zack was a wonderful guide, the fishing was great and the lunch he prepared fantastic. Urs, Diane and Stephanie are amazing/friendly people - food, portion size and service is exceptional. They...

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Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

What a great lodge to see the beautiful northern part of our province. The lodge is right on Gowganda Lake, which I swam in to cool off every night. We were taken by the lodge staff to remote lakes to catch over 40 fish each a day. Such a wonderful family running this place and great accomodations! We cooked our...

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Oakmont, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

What a great lodge!!! And even better family. My wife and I fished a different lake every day and caught over 30 fish every day, some days on the smallmouth lakes over 75!! We are booked for 2016. Thanks again to Diane and Family for a memorable trip . Tim and Karen

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Moundsville, West Virginia, United States
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Love this place. Stay here every year. Very nice cabins and boats. Food and service is exceptional. Very friendly staff/owners. Great place for family fun or just to relax. Can't wait to go back. Recommend to everyone.

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state of Maryland
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Auld Reekie was wonderful. Thank you Urs, Diane and family. What an amazing, wonderful, memorable time we had. Great fishing, great food and beautiful cabin. We drove 16 hours. Can't wait to return!!!

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Auld_Reekie_Lodge, Owner at Auld Reekie Lodge, responded to this review

Craig is was nice to see you again and that you brought your family this time. They are lovely! Looking forward to hosting them again next year! Take Care and we will see you next month with the guys. The Brunner Family

Toronto, ON, Canada
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Our fishing club The Happy Hookers has been taking a trip each year to various parts of Canada. There are six in the club and this was our 33rd consecutive year. This year we went to Auld Reekie Lodge on Gowganda Lake. The Lodge was great and the Brunner family makes all their guests feel especially welcome. Urs, Diane and...

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Auld_Reekie_Lodge, Owner at Auld Reekie Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Auld Reekie for your 33rd year fishing trip! It was our pleasure to host your group and make it the very best it can possibly be. Enjoy the rest of your summer! Take Care, The Brunner Family!

Reviewed 26 March 2015

I had never been fishing in northen Ontario before when I booked a week at Auld Reekie with a friend. Turned out to be a great decision! The fishing was excellent and Diane, Urs and family are some of the nicest people you will ever meet. I will admit we didn't do all that well on the main lake but...

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Auld_Reekie_Lodge, Owner at Auld Reekie Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. We are pleased that you enjoyed yourself! We wish you the very best and hopefully we will host you again in the future. Take Care, The Brunner Family!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Auld Reekie is “Your destination for year round recreation!” Located three hours north of Sudbury or North Bay, Ontario, Auld Reekie Lodge is a dream for any outdoor enthousiasts.The Lodge offers the finest in Fishing, Hunting, Snowmobiling & ATVing Packages. Within these packages you may choose from a Meal Plan, Modified Meal Plan or Housekeeping Plan. Fish species such as Walleye, N. Pike, Sm Bass, Perch, Lake Trout and more are offered from our Main Lake (Gowganda) as well as many of our portage lakes.When you're deciding on a vacation spot, we realize that many things are considered. These include surroundings, quality accommodations and other amenities. Of course the service and hospitality are at the top of your list. At Auld Reekie we feel we've got everything you're looking for and more. Our Lodge offers a wonderful escape from the stress of the city and a great place to experience the outdoors. Its picturesque Canadian beauty will relax the soul and bring you closer to nature.Auld Reekie Lodge earned a four star rating from Tourism Ontario. Year after year upgrading and improvements have helped make Auld Reekie the choice of many vacationers who have become loyal repeat guests and that says it all. Make Auld Reekie your vacation spot this year! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Auld Reekie Lodge

Address: 6 Auld Reekie Camp Road | Box 58, Gowganda, Ontario P0J 1J0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > Gowganda
Price Range: $99 - $1,170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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“Call the lodge and talk to them about what room suits your needs”
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“Check out the various plans that they have before you book. The housekeeping plan was perfect for our family, but might not be the best for others.”
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