Situated on the scenic shores of Upper Buckhorn Lake, ​one of the newest and most exclusive resorts in the Kawartha Lakes region.

Go boating on the Trent-Severn Waterway, relax at a waterfront cottage, enjoy out two sandy beaches, take a dip in the heated pool, or spend an evening gathered around the campfire.



  • Riverview Park & Zoo (Peterborough)
  • Indian River Reptile Zoo
  • Peterborough Liftlocks & Riverboat Cruises
  • Canadian Canoe Museum (Peterborough)
  • Petroglyphs Provincial Park
  • Kawartha Downs & Speedway
  • Whetung Ojibwa Centre (Curve Lake)
  • Hutchison House Museum (Peterborough)
  • Kawartha Winery (Buckhorn)
  • Buckhorn Farmer's and Craft Market
  • Buckhorn Observatory
  • McLean's Berry Farm (Buckhorn)


  • Buckhorn offers a variety of shops, boutiques, flea markets, and antique shops.

Festivals and Events:

  • Buckhorn Fine Arts Festival
  • Little Lake Musicfest (Peterborough)
  • Peterborough Art and Waterfront Festival
  • Lakefield Jazz, Art and Craft Festival
  • Havelock Country Jamboree
  • Buckhorn Harvest Craft Show

​Medical and Essentials:

  • Peterborough Regional Health Centre
  • Lakefield Walk-In Clinic
  • Ross Memorial Hospital (Lindsay)

Melody Bay is the place to be for family fun! With swimming, boating, fishing, and biking, there is truly something for everyone including:

  • Community Lounge: equipped with WiFi, satellite TV, surround sound, and community kitchen
  • Kids' Clubhouse (Planned activities: Saturday/Sunday in July & August)
  • EZdock System for direct access to the Trent-Severn Waterway
  • Sandy Beach
  • Fishing Dock
  • Sports Pad
  • Two playgrounds​​

Features at Melody Bay

​​Melody Bay is equipped with all the most popular amenities and features including:

Resort Features:

  • Wide 50' Lots
  • Private, Treed Sites
  • Sites with Water Views
  • Well Manicured Grounds
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Cottages for Sale
  • Wide Custom Units

Support Facilities:

  • Laundromat
  • Community Lounge (with WiFi, satellite TV, and community kitchen)
  • Public Washrooms and Shower Facilities
  • WiFi and Cable Available

​Recreation Facilities:

  • 2 heated Pools
  • 2 Sandy Beaches
  • Fishing Dock
  • New EZdocks and Sea-doo Slips
  • Sports Pad
  • Basketball Court
  • Ball Hockey
  • Shuffleboard
  • Pickle Ball
  • Kids' Clubhouse
  • 2 Playgrounds
  • Planned Activities & Events


Spend your summer with us! 

Melody Bay
33 Fire Route 26A,Buckhorn,Ontario.
(705) 657-3351
Seasonal Resort Cottage Ownership


At our Cottage & RV Resorts, you can enjoy cottage ownership benefits and take advantage of resort like amenities. This includes communal halls, family and adult events, restaurants*, heated pools*, convenience stores, waterfront living, beaches, fishing, docks and boating, lawn maintenance*, and much more.

You deserve to escape, relax and enjoy the cottage life at a reasonable price. We offer well built, high quality, professionally decorated Resort Cottages and RVs that are landscaped, finished with a large deck and ready for your family to enjoy and they are more affordable than you think.



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