Rental Facilities

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An extraordinary event space in the heart of Muskoka

Located in the heart of Muskoka with stunning lakefront views, CNIB Lake Joseph Centre is the perfect backdrop for unforgettable events and warm memories.

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nature trail at lake Joseph CentreWhether you are planning a meeting, conference, corporate retreat, or celebrating a social occasion such as a reception, wedding, or a family reunion, CNIB Lake Joseph Centre offers the experience you’ve been looking for. Your guests will be inspired by their surroundings and touched by our dedication to service.

  • 12.5 acres of private wilderness on a vast waterfront
  • 500 feet of pristine beachfront
  • Meeting rooms, business centre and full A/V capabilities
  • Experienced conference planning team
  • Muskoka’s only fully accessible facility for people of all ages and those living with disabilities
  • Overnight accommodation for 96 guests
  • Located 2½ hours from Toronto
  • Available from September through May

Photo in color of lodgeOur Main Lodge is the centre of our facility, where your group can come together for a memorable meeting or special event.

  • 2,900 square feet of dining and event space
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, providing spectacular lakefront views
  • Large stone fireplace and piano for cozy evenings
  • Accommodates groups from 12 to 600
  • Adjoining 1,080 square foot deck can be used for groups up to 75

Photo of Main Hall Photo of one of the guest rooms at the Lake Joseph Centre

Our inviting Welcome Centre is a great space for small meetings and receptions.

  • 175 square feet, plus 670 square foot reception area
  • Meetings for 2 to 10, receptions for up to 40
  • Overlooks the lake

Our Recreation Hall is ideal for meetings and leisure activities.

  • 900 square foot retreat, surrounded by greenery
  • Suits groups from 10 to 50

Our Boathouse Dock offers the perfect location for a spectacular outdoor reception – right by the water.

  • 1,440 square feet
  • Accommodates 80 to 100 people

Our Gazebo offers charm, intimacy and a superb backdrop for photos.

  • Breathtaking panoramic views of Lake Joseph
  • Can accommodate up to 25 people


We offer many relationship-building and bonding options.

On-Site options:

  • Swimming
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Pontoon boat cruises
  • Waterskiing
  • Tubing
  • Paddle boats
  • Fishing
  • Basketball
  • Bocce
  • Campfires and barbecues
  • Picnic tables
  • Horseshoes and shuffleboard
  • 1 km nature trail

Nearby Off-Site options:

  • World-class golf
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Spas
  • Treetop aerial park with team building programs
  • Festivals, museums and theatres
  • Art and craft shows and galleries
  • Muskoka Lakes cruises
  • Ice fishing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Skiing (Nordic and Alpine)

The Choice is Yours

Photo of chairs by the waterCNIB Lake Joseph Centre offers the ultimate in flexibility. Make use of our talented in-house caterer or choose from a variety of options on our preferred caterer list. Any way you go, our catering professionals will be happy to accommodate your budget, specialized menu or any other need. Our staff can also assist with coordinating rental items, music, décor and flowers.

Additional information on meetings, conferences, corporate retreats, or celebrating a social occasion such as a reception or wedding.

Additional information on dynamic group programming, school retreats and family reunions.

Lake Joe is a charity. All revenue generated from the rental of our facilities goes directly back into the camp. Our programs are made possible by the generous support of our donors. Learn how you can get involved

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Our friendly staff is eager to work with you to fulfil all of your rental needs.

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