Ontario's Viamede Resort Set for Winter Renovations and a Spring Re-Launch

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Viamede Resort, member of Ontario's Finest Inns and winner of the TripAdvisor's 2013 Certificate of Excellence, is excited to announce their winter renovation plans. In the spring of 2014, guests will be able to enjoy a new, revitalized experience at Viamede, located on Stoney Lake in the Kawarthas.

Updates to Viamede will include the following:

  • Rooms will have new carpets as well as premium baths and showers

  • New furniture is being custom designed and built in Durham. Old furniture will be donated to various charities, including Habitat for Humanity

  • The main dining room has been renovated

  • Roofs are being redone in steel from local business, Havelock metals

  • Cottages will be completely renovated

  • A new boardroom for 10 will be added, featuring a table build from reclaimed wood found onsite. The room will also boast a "55 flat screen television, built-in speakers, and large whiteboards

"These renovations will bring Viamede up to a new set of standards, from bathrooms to roofing. These renovations will enhance the guest's stay while they experience the ageless charm of Viamede," says Ben Samaan, General Manager of Viamede. "At last, our facilities will complement the level of service and food we are providing."

About Viamede: Located on Stoney Lake in the Kawarthas, Viamede offers Torontonians a stunning lakeside escape from the city life. Rebuilt after a fire in 1907, the resort was taken over in 1985 by Don Bennet who enhanced the amenities and brought on a chapel and the Hilltop building. This is the first major renovation the resort will be taking on in nearly 30 years.

SOURCE Viamede

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