Picture Yourself Here

Private beach - exclusively for Catalina Bay guests!

Water Activities

Fishing, boating, swimming - it's all right here!

Play all day

-then enjoy the sunset!

Included in all cottages rentals:


  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
    • Electric Heat
    • TV with DVD PLayer
    • Three or Four Piece Bathroom
    • Government Test Water
    • Propane BBQ
    • Patio Furniture
    • Picnic Table
  • Catalina Bay Resort - 3 Season Cottage Resort in Buckhorn, On

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    Bellys Lakeside Restaurant
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    Spread Your Wings

    Catalina Bay Resort is a family-friendly cottage resort that has been providing memorable vacation experiences since 1996.
    Located on the shores of Big Bald Lake, part of the Trent-Severn Waterway in Buckhorn, ON. Whether you need a weekend getaway or a multi-week stay, our resort is your escape from the city. A quick drive from most cities including the GTA, Catalina Bay Resort is a hidden gem in the heart of the Kawarthas!

    Catalina Bay Resort offers 15 cottages in a variety of sizes. Have a larger group and need multiple cottages? No problem, we can accommodate that! Need some extra space for part of your stay? Additional overnight guest cabins are also available.

    Stay with us and see why so many of our guests come back year after year!

    Contact our management team to help you decide which cottage best suites your needs. Click here to see our cottages.

    Waterfront sports are available to all guests - Canoes, Kayaks, Paddle Boats - all waiting for you to enjoy! The area is known for incredible fishing, so bring your rod and set out to catch the big one. Catalina Bay Resort is located on a no-wake zone, so you can go at your own pace without the worry of high-speed boat traffic. There are plenty of beachfront activities to enjoy as well in the private beach area. On-site motor boat rentals are also available if you are looking to explore the local waterways. Spend the day relaxing at our sandy beach or visit the local attractions in the surrounding area. You will have all you need to enjoy your stay.

    Bellys Lakeside Restaurant is on site if your looking for for a wonderful meal. Visit the take-out counter to grab an afternoon snack or a delicious ice cream. Dine-in to enjoy one of their signature dishes or nightly specials. Live music on-site Friday and Saturday nights opening May to October.

    Enjoy your vacation - Relax at Catalina Bay Resort

    Everything you need is right here...

    But if you are looking for adventure, there are plenty of things to see and do in the area. Spend the day visiting a local town, explore the Trent-Severn lock system, go golfing, shopping or visit a local winery or brewery. Then return back and enjoy a campfire back at Catalina Bay Resort.