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An Authentic Muskoka Resort Inn Experience on Lake Joseph

Nestled among towering century-old pines at the very edge of Muskoka’s sparkling Lake Joseph, Sherwood Inn is a retreat unlike any other. Each guestroom and cottage suite is decorated to reflect the traditional character of Muskoka, and is complete with every modern convenience. Many rooms feature cozy wood-burning fireplaces and private whirlpools. Visitors to this elegant inn are sure to experience gracious hospitality, luxurious pampering, and absolute tranquility. And during your stay at Sherwood Inn you won't be asking what there is to do – you'll be asking what isn't there? You can find just about everything at the beautiful Muskoka destination, from a relaxing spa to a fully equipped fitness center to a plethora of outdoor activities and recreation. The inn offers kayaks and canoes for you to use on beautiful Lake Joseph, and in the winter you can explore the area on a snowshoes. Discover true Muskoka elegance at Sherwood Inn!


With so much to do, your family won't have a "slow day" on this Muskoka vacation – unless that's what you're looking for! In the warm weather months, spend your days under the sun on the shores of Lake Joseph. Sherwood Inn has plenty of ways for you to enjoy the water. Play and relax on the beach, go for a swim, or take out one of the inn's kayaks or canoes! During the winter season, strap on your snowshoes, cross country skiis or ice skates!


Get ready for an incredible golf experience at three of Muskoka's highly recognized courses, just a short boat or car ride away. After opening in 1997, The Lake Joseph Club was named best new golf course in Canada and Golfweek ranked the Thomas McBroom-designed Rocky Crest Golf Club third in its listing of the best Canadian golf courses of the modern era. You'll also have the opportunity to play the absolutely stunning Mark O'Meara Course at Grandview. Sherwood Inn has great Golf Packages available. You know what that means – it's time to hit the links!


Located on beautiful Lake Joseph, our 49-room resort features complimentary high-speed internet access in all guestrooms, as well as complimentary wireless high-speed internet access in the main resort and Executive Boardrooms. They offer 3,000 square feet of conference facilities, accented by natural lighting and no obstructions. They specialize in wine-pairing dinners and interactive cooking sessions with chef hats for the entire group! With a short drive or boat ride, you and your group can experience the fabulous golf facilities at The Lake Joseph Club and Rocky Crest Golf Club. Catering to groups from two to 100, Sherwood Inn’s unique meeting space provides an opportunity to take in the beautiful scenery outside your meeting room window.


If you're looking for just the right place to get everyone back together, then look no further than Sherwood Inn. With lots of great onsite options, like lounging lakeside, hitting the spa for truly deep relaxation, or hitting a wine flight together, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Get everyone together and relive the good 'ol days at Sherwood Inn!


Whether you’ve dreamed of a spring, summer, fall or winter wedding, that dream can come true at Sherwood Inn. With a variety of ceremony locations and a spectacular room with floor-to-ceiling windows for your reception, Sherwood Inn offers the opportunity to take over the entire property for your special day. With no other guests on the property, your special day can turn into an entire Muskoka getaway weekend for your guests. From a group hockey game on frozen Lake Joseph, group bonfires with chili and hot chocolate, summer wine and cheese receptions in the garden, shuffleboard tournament, canoe races … the ideas are endless and their staff is ready to help.


This adult-friendly resort is a perfect way to get away from it all and just simply relax. Indulge in a spa treatment during the day or explore the beautiful waters of Lake Joseph on a canoe trip. When you're ready to unwind, curl up together by a cozy fire with your sweethear and top the evening off with an amazing wine flight dinner for two. This is the place to rekindle passion!

Pet Friendly

Some people just can't bear to leave their furry, four-legged friends behind. If that's you, Sherwood Inn is pleased to welcome you and your pet. Since they want to ensure a safe and comfortable stay for you and your fellow guests, make sure to visit their website for guidelines.


Let the sparkling waters of Lake Joseph beckon you to a day of outdoor bliss. If you want to be more active, use the inn's canoes, kayaks, and paddle boats. Go for a swim or simply relax on the beach and enjoy the view. Let the lakeside atmosphere sink into your bones and relax you to the cores.

Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets

The most popular cottage is the Robinwood. The Robinwood Cottage sits on the eastern shore of the bay with the beach of Sherwood Inn. The best room on site to drink in a spectacular Muskoka sunset. With a separate living area, fireplace, refrigerator and private dock, and exclusive location makes this the highest demand cottage on property!


Your vacation should be a time to relax and recharge your batteries. Relaxation can mean something different to everyone, but if you define it by spending a day being pampered, then head to the Amba Health and Beauty Spa. There you will be able to indulge in a full-menu of services ranging from traditional massages to facials to body wraps and everything in-between. At Amba Spa they understand that it can be hard to make time for yourself, so let your vacation to Sherwood Inn be about YOU!

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 49 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Port Carling
  • Nearby Water Lake Joseph
  • Open Dates All Year

Nearest Airports

  • Muskoka Airport (YQA) / 19.1 miles
  • CFB Borden (YBN) / 59.1 miles
  • Buttonville Municipal Airport (YKZ) / 87 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Additional Information

  • Bicycles
  • Fitness Center
  • Beach
  • Boat Docks
  • Canoeing
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Golf Course
  • Kayaking
  • Beach
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Ice Fishing
  • Ice Skating
  • Wildlife & Nature
Room Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Patio
  • Horseshoes
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Shopping
  • Shuffle Board
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Catering
  • Meeting Room(s)
Languages Spoken
  • English
1090 Sherwood Road Port Carling, Ontario P0B 1J0 Canada  
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