Whether you stay in our Inn or closer to the lakeshore in our cottage area, each guest of The Briars will enjoy a luxurious night’s sleep and access to our property’s charming amenities. We offer guests free Wi-Fi and parking, complimentary in-room mini fridges, coffee, tea, and access to all our special amenities and activities, including our indoor pool, fitness room, and games room. Many of our guest rooms feature fireplaces and/or balconies for your enjoyment.
The Briars features a number of specialty Lake Simcoe accommodations designed to make your stay with us a first-rate experience. Our Inn Rooms are located in the Bourchier Wing, while our more spacious Inn Plus Rooms are located in the Leacock Wing, each featuring either single king or queen beds, or two twin or two double beds. A number of Inn and Inn Plus guest rooms have interconnecting doors, creating a larger space with two rooms and two bathrooms. During some holidays, these interconnecting rooms are offered to families with one of the rooms at no extra cost. Please call 1-800-465-2376 to enquire. Our Junior Fireplace Suites, Interconnecting Rooms, and Governor Simcoe Suite are all two-room accommodations and offer delightful in-room amenities. Located in the historic section of the Inn, our Manor House Rooms feature vintage vibes and picturesque views of the lake. Just a stroll down from the main part of the Inn, our Lakeside Guest Rooms provides guests with private entrances and large windows looking out to Lake Simcoe.
Each room features the following amenities:
Located in the Inn, Inn Rooms are in the Bourchier Wing, Inn Plus Rooms are in the Leacock Wing. They are beautifully appointed with one queen, one king bed, two twin or two double beds. Each room features a balcony or patio with seating. Comfortable seating in each room includes either a big comfy chair, a love seat sofa bed or a full sofa bed. Each room has a four-piece bath.
Inn Plus Guest Rooms also have a refrigerator, an extra vanity area with basin, pod coffee maker, bath robe(s), larger balcony and many have a wood-burning fireplace.
This second-floor suite, located in the Inn's Leacock Wing, features a foyer, large living room and two bedrooms. The guest bedroom has a queen bed and four-piece ensuite whirlpool bathroom. The spacious master bedroom has a king bed, four-piece ensuite whirlpool bathroom, and large balcony overlooking the entrance, gardens and woods. The living room has a kitchenette and full pull out sofa.
This second-story room features a queen brass bed, a window-seat overlooking the gardens and lake, two comfortable chairs for reading, a flat screen TV, a small hutch with books, and a four-piece bath. Located just across the hall, a quiet parlour is an ideal sunny place for reading.
This second-story room is beautifully appointed with a romantic queen canopy bed, a window seat with views of the lake, two comfortable reading chairs, and a desk. A large heritage-inspired four-piece bathroom completes this gem.
This second-story room is beautifully appointed with Canadian antiques. The Petit Point room features a queen bed, comfortable seating area with love seat and chair, spacious four-piece bath, and view of gardens and lake.
This second-story L-shaped room has a king bed, comfortable seating area with love seat and chair and flat-screen TV. Three large windows overlook the gardens and lake. The four-piece bathroom with heated floor has a large sunny window.
A beautifully carved four-poster queen bed, comfortable seating area with love seat, a beautiful wardrobe, and spacious bathroom with jet bathtub make this ground-floor room one of our most romantic.
This ground-floor room is beautifully appointed with a king bed and antique vanity, a seating area with love seat, comfortable chairs, and an electric fireplace in original brick front. This corner room has three large windows. There is a four-piece bath with large window.
The Lakeside and Boathouse Rooms are located in the cottage area and are a ten minute walk or two minute shuttle from the Inn. Each has a private entrance and large windows that open onto a lake view, and a walk-out directly onto a deck and/or lawn. The lawn areas overlook beautiful Lake Simcoe, are sheltered by huge pines and are beautiful in all seasons. These rooms are available with king, queen or twin beds. Each room also has a gas fireplace and a wet bar with refrigerator. Some rooms have pull-out sofas.
Lakeside and Boathouse are also ideally suited for social or business groups. The Boathouse has a splendid living room with natural stone fireplace, A/V equipment and wet bar. The view of the lake from the living room is stunning.