Sylvania Lodge is located in Eastern Ontario, at 4195 County Road #8, McDonalds Corners, K0G 1M0.
We are at the foot of and face Dalhousie Lake, right beside the bridge over the mouth of the Mississippi River.
We are about 20 minutes from Perth, approximately 1 hour south-west of Ottawa and 2 hours north-east of Belleville off Highway 401 via Tweed.
Out of Kanata on the Queensway, take 417 to Almonte. TURN LEFT and travel all the way through the village of Almonte to the last stop light which is HWY #29. Go straight through the light and you are now on Wolfegrove Road. Stay on Wolfegrove road to the village of Middleville. At the flashing red light in Middleville TURN LEFT. Travel past the houses to the first stop sign. This is county road #8. TURN RIGHT. Stay on this road until it ends at HWY #511. TURN RIGHT. Travel less than one kilometer and you will see the signs for Dalhousie Lake Restaurant & Sylvania Lodge. This is the junction of the continuation of county road # 8 also known as the Watsons Corners road. TURN LEFT. Stay on this road through Watsons Corners all the way to Dalhousie Lake. It will curve to the left away from Dalhousie Lake Golf Course and over a bridge. At the end of the bridge & on your left you will see Sylvania Lodge.
FROM EASTERN UNITED STATES OR QUEBEC :
Take HWY #401 West to Kingston. Take HWY #15 north off the 401 out of Kingston. Stay on HWY #15 to Lombardy. At Lombardy TURN LEFT. Go through Rideau Ferry and all the way through the town of Perth until you come to HWY #7. TURN LEFT. On HWY #7 look for the last set of stop lights. You will see HWY signs on your right for Calabogie. The last stop light is at the junction of HWY 511 also known as the Lanark Road. TURN RIGHT at this light. Stay on HWY 511 until you come into the village of Balderson. At the crossroads in Balderson TURN LEFT. Stay on this road about 1 kilometer to the first STOP sign. At this stop sign TURN RIGHT. This will take you through Fallbrook and Playfairville and ends at county road #12. At county road # 12 you will see the signs for Dalhousie Lake Restaurant & Sylvania Lodge. TURN LEFT. Stay on this road until you come into McDonalds Corners. As you come over the crest of the hill coming into McDonalds Corners and across from the firehall you will see county road #8 also known as the Watsons Corners road on your right. TURN RIGHT. About 1 kilometer down Watsons Corners road you will see Sylvania Lodge, on your right directly across from Dalhousie lake.
FROM TORONTO OR POINTS WEST :
Take 401 East to Belleville. At Belleville take HWY #37 North to Tweed. Go through Tweed, then Actinolite until you come to HWY #7. At HWY #7 TURN RIGHT. Stay on #7 East through Sharbot Lake and to Maberly. At Maberly TURN LEFT off HWY #7. This is county road #36. Stay on it through the village of Maberly and though the village of Elphin until it brings you into McDonalds Corners. In McDonalds Corners you will see The Hill General Store on your right and then the Firehall. Across from the Firehall on your left you will see county road #8 also known as the Watsons Corners road. TURN LEFT. About 1 kilometer down Watsons Corners road you will see Sylvania Lodge, on your right – across from the lake.