5 Relaxing Eastman Resorts

Photo Credit: Victoria Lee Amber

Location: Big Whiteshell Lodge

Do you and your family need a vacation? You might think it’s impossible, but you can still get the rest, relaxation, and fun that you are craving. Have a staycation right here in Eastern Manitoba for a little R&R.

Whether you want to fish, hike the trails, or even just get out of the house for a weekend, these resorts and lodges are open and waiting for you! For more retreat locations, visit 5 Eastman Resort to Visit this Summer blog.

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Big Whiteshell Lodge

Imagine yourself unwinding out on the deck, a cold one in hand, and the lake in view. You don’t have to travel far to experience it, just head over the Big Whiteshell Lodge!

Big Whiteshell Lodge welcomes you to their “little piece of paradise”, where their cottages are deluxe, lakefront buildings of heaven, all your favorite outdoor activities just around the corner, and gives you the rest and relaxation you need.

Fishing in the Whiteshell is excellent and the chances of catching Northern Pike, Walleye, and Smallmouth Bass is high. They offer an on-site fish filleting facility with running water, so you and your family can enjoy a fish fry. Rent a motorboat so you can get the most out of your fishing experience.

Do you still want to hit the water, but fishing isn’t your thing? No problem. Big Whiteshell Lodge offers complimentary peddle boats and canoes to guest. Exploring the Whiteshell Provincial Park waterways is like stepping into a magical world of beauty!

Not far from the lodge are fantastic activities that the whole family can enjoy! Whether it’s reconnecting with nature on the trails by hiking, biking, or horseback riding, visiting the golf courses, tennis courts, or just good ol’ mini golf you’ll find yourself feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

Amenities:

·         All cottages are now Air Conditioned

·         WIFI available

·         Complimentary peddle boats and canoes

·         Motorboat rentals

·         Private picnic tables and fire pits for each cottage

·         On-site fish filleting facility with running water

·         Complimentary use of board games, horseshoe pitch, yard games

·         Open grassed areas for gatherings and playing games

·         On-site liquor outlet

·         On-site convenience store selling groceries, fishing licenses, bait, tackle, clothing, firewood, propane tank refills

 

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Buffalo Point Resort

Buffalo Point Resort has everything. From natural beauty, golf, fishing, beaches, history and culture, and much more whatever you need for your retreat, you’ll find it here.
Visit the soft, sandy beaches for a day of swimming, volleyball, and all your favorite paddling activities. Or stop by the Marina for all your fishing needs.

Experience all of nature’s beauty. Buffalo Point is a great place to do some bird watching, explore lands to discover unique plant life, and view animal life.

If your love powersports then you can do that here too! Buffalo Point grooms and maintains trails that are perfect for your snowmobiling, ATVing, side-by-side, and dirtbike adventure.

 

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Pinewood Lodge

Pinewood Lodge is your home away from home. When you enter the lodge site you are greeted by soothing atmosphere, beautiful land, and warm, welcoming smiles by staff.

With packages for Corporate, Family, or Romanic getaways, Pinewood Lodge offers the perfect stay for any occasion, anytime of the year.

For family stays, you can enjoy an activity packed day, rain or shine! Explore the North Whiteshell Trail and let your little ones discover the world of nature. Travel by canoe, kayak, or paddlewheel on Dorothy Lake; or even go fishing right off the dock. Visit the lodge’s white sandy beaches for a day of sun, swimming, and sandcastle building fun.

On rainy days, stop by the saltwater pool and multi-person jacuzzi tub. Or stay in and veg out with movies, pizza, ice cream, and treats from the Convenience Store.

Add a little spice in your love life by taking advantage of Pinewood Lodge’s romantic getaway offers! Spend your weekend in romance heaven. With peaceful chalets equipped with kitchen, whirlpool tub, sauna or Swedish steam bath, outdoor deck with gas BBQ, lakefront and sand beach, and much more!

Amenities:

• Saltwater pool
• In-room menu
• Convenience store
• Licensed for liquor service
• Breakfast room

 

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Riverview Lodge

Located on the beautiful Eleanor Lake, Riverview Lodge is the heart of out fun and recreation all year round!

Whether it’s for a family stay, or a romantic retreat, your stay will be relaxing, eventful, and fun! Spend your days fishing off the dock, or rent a boat on-site to fish in style. Join in on the fun at the private beach or jump off the dock for a refreshing swim.

Spending time in your cabin can be fun too! Cuddle up by the fire, watch the breathtaking view of the sun setting, and listen to Loons sing.

Trek through Whiteshell Provincial Park and experience 2,800 square kilometers of Precambrian Shield, countless lakes and rivers, wilderness wonderland, and much more! Or visit the Trans Canada Trail. This Boreal Shield is a land mixed with rock, forests, lakes, and rivers and promises the sightings of wildlife.

Amenities:

Outside:

• Beach Access
• Parking for One Vehicle
• Patio Furniture
• Picnic Table by each Cabin
• BBQ with Propane
• Outdoor Fire Pit
• Swings & Playground
• Fishing/Swimming
• Private Beach
• Public Beaches
• Canoes
• Kayaks
• Paddle Boats
• Snow Shoes

Facilities:

• Luxury Lakefront Cabins
• Bedding & Towels
• Water for sale
• Free Firewood
• Smoke Free Cabins
• Pet Friendly
• Laundry facilities (seasonal)
• Fire pits
• Playground structure for the kids

 

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White Lake Resort

White Lake Resort is situated in the finest part of the Canadian Shield. Rugged, vast, and plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventures.

Enjoyed by all with an outdoor enthusiast’s heart, it is the perfect location for photography, canoeing, hiking, biking, bird watching, and fishing all year round. Created new memories, funny stories, and recharge your batteries, all-the-while setting out on an adventure.

Mixed with modern and rustic cabins, you can pick your style and atmosphere that will make you feel right at home. It is nearly impossible to be bored here. With on-site fun like a playground, beach, and trails you and your family can relax and play at the same time.

Or go off-site to visit Rainbow Falls, Whiteshell Provincial Park, Nutimik Lake Museum, McGillivary Falls, Bannock Point Petroforms, Pine Point Self-guiding Hiking Trail, Alfred Hole Goose Sanctuary, or Forester’s Footsteps Self-guiding Trail.

Amenities:

• Modern and Rustic cabins
• All cabins have propane BBQ’s
• Licensed restaurant and patio
• Canoes
• Gas, Propane, Firewood & Oil
• Fishing licenses -Tackle – Bait
• Groceries, On Site Laundromat
• Swimming – Sandy Beach – Hiking Trails

 

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