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.


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


  • 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)


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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