We stayed at the Crooked Creekside Cottage. The cottage is secluded, has a wonderful view, is well stocked (in terms of kitchen appliances, utensils, wood for fires, etc) and serviced daily - a perfect spot for a romantic weekend away.
However we were a bit disappointed with the quality of the activities, specifically:
1. we asked for a map/explanation of the mountain biking trails (as the website says that there are 60km of biking routes and as avid riders, we were very excited to do some rides), but the GM said that there wasn't a map and (as she was new) she couldn’t tell us much about the trails;
2. We had a couples massage, but the treatment room was freezing and the massages were rushed and a bit amateurish; and
3. We did a quad biking tour, but our guide didn’t speak English which made figuring out how the bikes works a bit tricky and also meant that we didn’t get any information about the farm/flora/fauna along the way.
However, despite the above, the location itself is gorgeous, the cottage very comfortable, the views are stunning and the lodge also looks beautiful. We will definitely be back, although next time we will give the activities a skip.
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