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COVID-19 REsponse

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Sherwood Inn has been awarded the Safe Travels Stamp for practicing the standardized global health and hygiene protocols of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The Safe Travels Stamp is an international symbol designed to allow travellers to recognize companies around the world who have adopted the WTTC’s health and hygiene protocols. For more information, click here.

What you can expect when staying at Sherwood Inn during the Ontario Stay at Home order 


  • As of September 22 all indoor dining will require proof of vaccination (two doses with the second at least 14 days prior) and photo identification. There is no negative test exception to replace vaccination.  All mask rules remain in effect for indoor public spaces.

  • Acceptable identification includes: driver's license, government issued ID, Indian status card, passport, permanent resident card.

  • We encourage all guests to respect and follow all provincial COVID-19 measures.   We ask for your patience if certain resort facilities or activities are unavailable due to reduced capacities or other regulatory pandemic restrictions.

  • Thank you in advance for your commitment to do your part, with our team, to keep us all safe, in a considerate manner.

  • You should expect the resort experience to be adjusted this season for the safety of both our guests and team members including expectations of social and physical distancing.  This will be re-evaluated based on government regulations and public health authority recommendations on a regular basis throughout the year.

  • Masks are mandatory in all indoor public spaces, for employees, members, guests and visitors.


Ontario COVID response 

  • The Province of Ontario has set up a 3 step re-opening plan in their response to COVID-19. 

Level 3 - as of Friday July 16, 2021

  • All outdoor recreation open including watercraft at the waterfront.   We are not supplying shared PFD's (life jackets) this year.  Please bring your own, there will be a limited amount for sale at the Front Desk.

  • The exercise room is closed.

  • Full regular dining hours for Vintages and Lounge with some indoor dining restrictions.

  • Masks are required when indoors.

Sherwood App

  • Guests can download the Sherwood App

  • App will give access to contactless check in/out (must pick up keys from Front Desk), see menus, recreation activities, etc.

Guest Rooms

  • Guest rooms will be prepared for your arrival with a focus on high frequency touch points.

  • All guest handouts (maps, folios, menus, etc.) will be e-mailed to guests or available on our Sherwood Inn app.

  • Stayover housekeeping service is not currently being offered to limit physical distancing.

  • Additional amenities, towels, etc. will be delivered on request to your guest room.


Food and Beverage

  • Masks are required until seated at your table and should you leave that table at any time.

  • Table sizes and distance between tables are subject to government regulations and health guidelines. 

Recreation and Other Services - Summer Season

  • Walking trails are open.

  • Waterfront open with restrictions. Limited sun chaise and chairs available.

  • Canoes, paddle boards, kayaks and paddle boats are available.

    • Self-serve sanitization station with instructions and contact information.

    • PFD’s (Life jackets) will not be provided.  Limited PFD’s will be available for sale.

  • Tennis court is available.   You must provide your own equipment.

  • Fitness room is closed.