Buena Vista Resort

Why You'll Love It

Located in Morson, Ontario on the banks of the Lake of the Woods, Buena Vista Resort is truly a vacation paradise with both wilderness and a full-service facility. There is something for everyone! Whether you are looking for fishing or hunting you'll find it here along with hiking swimming, camping, boating or just relaxing in serene nature that is only found in Northwestern Ontario. Create a memorable vacation for your family and friends with Buena Vista Resort.

At Buena Vista Resort, complete fishing packages are available including fully equipped fishing boats and guides who know where all the secret HOT spots are. Come to Buena Vista Resort and share with us the natural splendour and abundance the lake has to offer.

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Contact Dorothy & Charles Gate

  • Near Morson
  • Open: May to November
    • Drive-In Access
    • Boat-In Access
    • Walleye
    • Fishing Trips
    • Northern Pike
    • Smallmouth Bass
    • Largemouth Bass
    • Muskie
    • Lake Trout
    • Crappie
    • Perch
    • Fishing Guide Service
    • Fishing Day Trips
  • Restaurant onsite

Key Features

  • American Plan Lodge: At Buena Vista Resort we offer American Plan, so come sit back relax and fish famous Lake of the Woods and let us do the cooking for you.
  • Cabin Rentals (Housekeeping): Our fully modern cottages are newly renovated with all the conveniences of home and offer a view of the lake for you to enjoy.
  • Outpost: Our outpost is on an island and has all the convenience of the cabins at the main lodge.
  • Private Campground: Our campground has full hookups - sewer, water and electricity. The power has been upgraded and will handle anything your RV can hook up to it.
  • Hotel/Motel/B&B: Our resort has 5 units which are the same size as the cabins each with two bedrooms, kitchen, living room, electric heat and showers with bathtubs.
  • Walleye: Walleye fishing is the most popular type of fishing on Lake of the Woods. They average about 2 pounds but grow to over 10 pounds.
  • Northern Pike: Northern pike fishing on Lake of the Woods near Morson, Ontario is some of the best pike fishing in the area.
  • Muskie: Muskie is the big game fish in Lake of the Woods and catching a big muskie is a matter of experience or luck.
  • Smallmouth Bass: The best-kept secret of Lake of the Woods is the smallmouth bass fishing. Our resort hosts a tournament the end of August.
  • Largemouth Bass: All though largemouth bass is not as abundant or as well known on Lake of the Woods, at Buena Vista Resort we have guests who enjoy fishing largemouth bass.
  • Crappie: Crappie are very popular and plentiful on Lake of the Woods. When the crappies start to bite the resort fills up.
  • Lake Trout: You don't catch lake trout by mistake. They are the deep-water fish of Lake of the Woods and are caught in the cold, clear waters of Whitefish Bay.
  • Perch: Perch are plentiful on Lake of the Woods for those who enjoy pan fishing.
  • Black Bear: If you are looking for a black bear hunt, Buena Vista Resort offers the largest bear hunting area on Lake of the Woods.
  • Deer: Our resort at Morson, Ontario offers cottage rentals for deer hunting in the Lake of the Woods area.
  • Geese: In the fall combine a fall fishing trip along with a fall hunting trip for grouse.
  • Duck: In the fall combine a fall fishing trip along with a fall hunting trip for duck.

All Amenities

Outdoor Activities

  • Walleye
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Trips
  • Northern Pike
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Muskie
  • Lake Trout
  • Crappie
  • Perch
  • Fishing Guide Service
  • Fishing Day Trips
  • Hunting Trips
  • Hunting
  • Deer
  • Black Bear
  • Bird Hunting Trips
  • Bird Hunting
  • Duck
  • Grouse
  • Hunting Guide Service
  • Private Campground
  • Campground/RV Park
  • Serviced Sites
  • Tent Sites
  • Electric
  • Sewer
  • Water
  • Fire Pit
  • Flush Toilets
  • Showers
  • Sani Station
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Boat Launch for Guests
  • Boating
  • Public Boat Launch

Accommodation Details

  • American Plan Lodge
  • Lodging Type
  • Cabin Rentals
  • Outpost
  • Hotel/Motel/B&B
  • Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Services and Amenities
  • Pets Allowed
  • Barrier Free Access
  • Lakefront
  • Wifi Available
  • On-site Bait
  • Docking Available
  • Flush Toilets
  • BBQ Facilities
  • TV in Lodge
  • Linens Supplied
  • Number of Outposts
  • Capacity
  • Number of Hotel Rooms
  • Total Number of Camping Sites
  • American Plan
  • Food Options
  • Lounge
  • Kitchenette
  • Ice
  • Groceries/Snacks Available
  • American Plan Packages
  • Lodge Packages
  • Housekeeping Packages
  • Full Kitchen
  • In-Room Amenities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cable TV
  • Motel Rooms
  • Room Types
  • Beach
  • Recreational Activities
  • Canoe - No Fee
  • Kayaks - No Fee

Food & Drink

  • Restaurant Name
  • Restaurant
  • Specialty
  • Restaurant Hours
  • Restaurant Phone
  • Reservations Accepted?
  • Breakfast
  • Open For:
  • Lunch
  • Supper
  • Licensed Dining


  • Gifts & Souvenirs
  • Convenience Store
  • Grocery Store


  • Fishing Boat Rentals
  • Rentals
  • Boat Rentals

Contact Dorothy & Charles Gate at Buena Vista Resort