It’s a question that hotel guests are not always asking when booking accommodation. The Online Travel Agent (OTA) has made booking a hotel convenient, but often confusing to the consumer. It’s convenient because travelers can simply enter a key phrase into a search engine and a list if options are quickly available. It’s confusing because travelers often do not realize that they are NOT dealing with the hotel directly. Additionally, when the hotel guest asks “Are you the <insert hotel name>?” on the phone, the response is “Yes”. Some OTAs are specifically trained to make an inquiring mind feel like they are talking to the hotel directly. (more…)
Most Commonly Asked Questions About your Stay at Stone Gate Inn
Over the last short while we have been researching ways to bring our guest more meaningful information about Stone Gate Inn. The question we explored was “how can we really help our guests with tips and information that help them make an educated decision about staying with Stone Gate Inn?” The solution was right in front of our eyes. We decided we’d listen closely to what our guests and prospects were asking and document all valid questions. The following information was compiled from actual questions that have been asked of our guest services team… (more…)
How Stone Gate Inn’s Complimentary Casino Rama Shuttle Bus Program Works
When we heard that Casino Rama was discontinuing their shuttle bus we were worried about our guests that had come to enjoy this convenient service. After some discussion with our management team, Stone Gate Inn decided to step up to the plate with our own shuttle.
For Casino events we offer 4 convenient departure times from Stone Gate Inn and Casino Rama. The times on the shuttle schedule were created with our guests in mind. These times are centered around Casino Rama’s most popular and entertaining live events. (more…)
A block of 10 rooms may be set-aside for your guests for the night of your reception. It is suggested that suites be held for both Friday and Saturday evening. Our guest services representatives will verify the length of stay with each guest.
Stone Gate Inn provides complimentary invitation cards with contact information, applicable rates and the book by date. Your guests are responsible for calling and reserving their rooms as required. Additional suites can be confirmed at the pre-arranged rate based on availability. (more…)
Have you noticed the fall colours this year? It happens every year but this year we noticed Stone Gate Inn seems to be more colourful than previous years. For some reason mother nature has decided we’ll get more vibrant colours in 2014.
Here are some pictures we recently shot of Stone Gate Inn engulfed in Mother nature’s fall colours.
Learn About 60+ Golf Courses in Simcoe County
To help you make the right choice finding the best golf destinations in Simcoe County, we’ve put together a list of the courses available to you. Use this reference guide to help guide you towards the right golf adventure for you. (more…)
Packages-Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Parties
Stone Gate Inn’s Granite Room is the perfect location to host your Rehearsal Dinner gathering. Providing luxurious accommodations & gracious hospitality for groups and the leisure traveler, Stone Gate Inn’s goal is to provide the ultimate in relaxation with exquisite décor and upscale amenities.
All rehearsal party packages include the Granite Room rental, full set up with table skirting, fine linens and iron chandeliers. For the Bride and Groom we provide a complimentary 2-night stay in a Studio Suite.
The following is a list of all the newsletters, getaway specials and important information we have sent to our guests. You’ll want to Bookmark this page (cntrl D) in order to get the latest news on Stone Gate Inn. Entries shown at the top are usually active and can be still be booked. All other entries are a log of past news that may contain interesting tidbits for you!
During the summer months many locals and out-of-towners eagerly attend the historic Orillia Opera House. Stone Gate Inn combines efforts with The Orillia Opera House to provide a complete theatre getaway that includes accommodation, dinner for 2 and live theatre. We often sweeten the deal with reduced rates when booking a complete getaway.
What is Ontario’s Lake Country ‘Flavours’?
The ‘Flavours’ program is a joint partnership spearheaded by Ontario’s Lake Country in conjunction with participating restaurants. Since its inception in 2009 this amazing event has continued to grow by offering an affordable taste from the diversity of culinary talents of restaurants in the area. All dishes offered by participating restaurants range from $20 to $30 for a three course meal. This includes an appetizer, soup or salad plus a main entrée.
Local chefs step up to the plate and create a wide variety of delectable flavours for patrons to experience. If you reside in or are visiting Lake Country during this phenomenal culinary event, you’ll want to taste some of the succulent menus the region’s finest chefs prepare to tantalize your taste buds.