From historic inns and hotels to lavish spas, you need look no further than scenic Lanark County for a good night’s sleep and delicious pampering. Choose between 65 accommodations where you can experience the unique history of Lanark County, and be indulged at the same time.
Read our selection of historic inns and the restorative spas you’ll find nearby to complete your escape.
Step into the early 1900s in The Grand Hotel in Carleton Place. Perfectly situated in the middle of downtown Carleton Place, it gives you easy access to shopping and restaurants (if you choose to not dine at their in-house old-English pub). Looking for some self care? Mahogany Salon and Spa is right around the corner, just waiting to pamper you.
The Almonte Riverside Inn has six rooms on three different levels, with some of them over-looking the Mississippi River, as it flows through Almonte. On the main floor is Loom Bistro, a cozy dining experience with a view of the Mississippi River. With its front door just steps away from the colourful downtown Almonte, you will find art, café’s, restaurants, and more just waiting for you to explore.
Tucked away in Lanark Village, Clyde Hall backs onto the Clyde River, overlooking the Timber Run Golf Course. Clyde Hall is not short on either luxury or history – choose between one of their spacious rooms and learn more about the history of the building while you’re there. The owners offer a chef-prepared breakfast featuring maple syrup produced from sap harvested right from the property.
The Perth Best Western backs onto the jewel of Lanark County, Stewart Park, where you can wander rustic paths that leads you over the water and into the heart of the downtown. At the on-site Parkside Inn and Spa, you can indulge in a relaxing massage, a spa treatment, and a long soak in the mineral water pool and hot tub before stepping into the on-site steam room.
Built in 1842, the Nevis Estate is a blend of Gothic Revival, Georgian, and Neoclassical architectural designs. Within walking distance of downtown Perth, Nevis Estate boasts plenty of history, along with an outdoor pool, free parking, and a daily breakfast that will leave you wanting more.
At Mahogany Salon and Spa you will enter a world of luxury from the moment you walk through their doors. With packages such as the Amethyst, which includes a 45-minute Relaxation Massage, a Yon-Ka Hydralessence facial and a Hot Stone Spa pedicure. Turn your spa day into a weekend of relaxation and book a stay at the Grand Hotel.
Folklore says that a blue door is a sign that you are welcome, and also signifies a place of refuge where you can find calm, peace and relaxation, which you’ll find here. The Blue Door Spa offers manicures and pedicures, massage and reflexology, facials, waxing, and lash and brow work. They also offer a “Just for Men” section of their spa services where you’ll find the perfect gift for the special man in your life.
Tay River Reflections offers a variety of medical esthetic services, including Botox, Fillers, Airgent, and Sclerotherapy (leg vein therapy). Take advantage of their anti-ageing technologies and treat yourself. Tay River Reflections can be your one stop shop when it comes to defying age (not that you need it).
This can be your one stop shop to help you unwind, be still and feel refreshed. Parkside offers Registered Massage Therapy, as well facials, manicures and pedicures, body treatments, waxing, and so much more. Backing onto Stewart Park, you won’t run out of things to do after your day of pampering. Perth boasts a gorgeous heritage downtown filled with shops just waiting for you, as well as restaurants and cafes offering delectable treats.
Bonus: Treat yourself to their “But First, Spa!” package that offers a one night stay at the Perth Best Western, a complimentary breakfast, use of the Mineral Pool, Hot Tub, Steam Room and Fitness Centre, and two $100 spa credits for the Parkside Spa.