Property Overview

Everything you need, in one beautiful location!

Situated on a point in Lake Couchiching, with a mile and a half of lakeshore, The Conference Centre at Fern offers facilities that are surprisingly central. Cottages nestle on the shores, and the inns offer a variety of rooms and suites. Within a short walk of your accommodation you’ll find plenty of activity and plenty of space for relaxing.


1. Main Inn
Centrally located with registration / front desk, Heritage Dining Room, Bertyl’s Lobby Bar with 2 sided fireplace. The Inn Conference Room and 17 spacious rooms and suites are on the second floor.

2. Hearthside Inn
The open 3 storey lobby welcomes you to 20 rooms and suites on 2 floors, all with lakeview balconies, fireplace and 3 meeting rooms, ground floor – The Huronia Room, Simcoe Room and Mara Room.

3. Fireside Inn
A beautiful 2 storey inn with 2 entrance lobbies, 28 rooms and suites all with balconies. Fireside Conference Room and Living Room on the ground floor offer an “inn within the inn” for groups  up to 28.

4. Conference Centre
Welcome the delegates into the 400 sq ft lobby with registration and refreshments before entering Bergwen’s. Our premier 3 tiered room with seating for up to 200. AV, lighting, sound system, 600 sq ft stage for presentations or product launch. The lakeside terrace invites refreshing thoughts during breaks.

Mary Lou’s provides a secondary meeting room or activities facility for evening networking.

5. Fernwood Inn
A charming inn with spectacular west view across Lake Couchiching. This six unit inn offers in room jacuzzi, queen bed, fireplace. Perfect for delegate upgrades.

6. Twin Fern
Beautifully appointed lakeshore units with sundeck. The ground floor offers a large living room, with 2 bedrooms on the second floor. Ideal for informal entertaining and committee meetings.

7. Edgewater Cottages
16 units nestled along the waters’ edge with sliding glass door and sundeck. Each unit with 2 double beds and fireplace.

8. Sweet Fern
Beautifully appointed lakeshore unit with sundeck. The ground floor offers a large living room, with 2 bedrooms on the second floor. Ideal for informal entertaining and committee meetings.

9. Pool Deck, Terrace Bar, Poolside Dining
Enjoy two large outdoor heated pools, a grand pool deck with two jacuzzi’s and a sauna. The Terrace Bar is ideal for pre dinner reception and hospitality. Poolside luncheon and dinner served from the BBQ pavilion.

10. Bayshore Cottages
12 semi-detached units with a bedroom plus a bed-sitting room, with fireplace and views across Lake Couchiching to the town of Orillia.

11. Marina Dock/Skating
Spring thru fall – kayaks, pedal craft, sailboats and canoes. Winter – skating, hockey and on lake curling.

12. Gwendolyn Park
For team activities – 4 way volleyball, baseball, soccer, 9 hole mini putt.

13. Evergreen Villa
This large unit boasts all the luxuries with three bedrooms (one king, one queen, three doubles, and one single pullout), two and a half baths, large living room and dining room. Ideal for group hospitality.

14. Fitness and Recreation
Enjoy the indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna and steam room with fitness and exercise room and  Michelle’s Elegance & Day Spa on the second floor.

15. Extreme Activities
Test your strength, stamina and courage – Hi ropes course with 8 challenging elements. Lo ropes course with 12 different elements for the lower impact group. Also archery, batting cage, peddle carts, bikes.

16. Golf Course – 5 Hole, 3 Par
Get out and get your golf fix on our lakeside course with no stress. No tee times, easy access, short commitment time and the fact that you cannot have a bad round of golf in five holes! Equipment is available complimentary.

17. Tennis Gazebo
Relax before or after tennis, basketball, badminton, shuffleboard, horseshoes, bocci, life size checkers and chess.

18. Activity Court
Ice Hockey and curling for the winter, broomball for spring thru to fall.

19. Free Parking


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