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Gethsemane Rest
Guest Cottage

906 Kelly Blvd.

Bridgenorth, ON K0L 1H0


(705) 292-6045


We're located on the shore of Chemong Lake between lock 31 and 32 of the Trent Severn System, in Bridgenorth, Ontario, Canada, in the heart of the beautiful Kawartha Lakes district in the County of Peterborough. Just 90 minutes north of Toronto and 8 minutes north of Peterborough.

Boating on
Chemong Lake

FREE FISHING BOAT with 9.9 Johnson outboard (you pay for the gas & oil). You must have boating license. All life jackets and requirements are supplied. Supply you own fishing equipment. Bring your boat as FREE dockage, off street parking and launching is available. Excellent local fishing with Large and small mouth Bass, Muskie, Walleye and perch. Chemong Lake is part of the Tri-Lakes and the Trent System. FREE ICE FISHING HUT, propane heater ($6 per disposable bottle of propane) and ice auger are all supplied FREE of charge. You are responsible for having a fishing licence.

Welcome to Gethsemane Rest

Guest House

Imagine your own private 1,500 square foot luxury suite right on Chemong Lake with private Hot Tub, Sauna and much more.


Gethsemane Rest Guest House is totally unique. You get the benefits of a private suite along with a Free Full Hot Breakfast left for you in your kitchen each morning in a warming tray along with a fresh pot of coffee. Serve yourself at your leisure.


The Great Room (35' x 15') features a natural gas fireplace, 50" hdtv, two comfortable seating areas, either in front of the fireplace or looking over the lake, and a dining/games table. We have over 120 movies, Nintendo Wii games and equipment and Karaoke Selections that are provided for your pleasure.


The fully appointed bathroom includes shower compartment and an extra large two-person Jacuzzi Jet Tub with mirrored tub surround.


The kitchen comes complete with microwave, dishwasher, full-size stove and refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, kettle,slow cooker, blender etc. All cooking utensils, dishes and linen are provided. You can visit round the bar with four bar stools.


The two large bedrooms feature queen-size beds with Pillow top Sears King Coil mattresses, and each bedroom has a 32" hdtv with individual Star Choice receiver and DVD. Two of the Great Room couches feature pull-out queen-size beds, so there's comfortable accommodation for up to eight people.


Of course,wireless internet, central air conditioning and heating are included.


Enjoy the glorious sunsets over Chemong Lake in your 10' X 30' glassed four season room, equipped with elliptical cross trainer, bike and treadmill. Step out of the four season room onto your private patio where you have a 8 person Cedar Sauna overlooking the Lake for your use alone. Relax in your Out Door Hot Tub under the stars all year round. Enjoy cooking on your Weber Grill. A FREE fishing boat with 9.9 Johnson motor is provided for your use (just pay for the gas), take the paddle boat for a ride or have a race on the two Pontoon Bikes. Enjoy a game of Hockey on the large lighted skating rink on the waterfront in Winter. All these things are provided FREE for you enjoyment.


Open Year Around 365 days. Come & Enjoy all seasons. There are Two 440 LE two person Ski-Doo Touring Snowmobiles for rent to our customers. Check with us for full information. Bring your skates and enjoy your private ice rink lit for night skating. We are near to Devil's Elbow Ski and Snowboard area.