Bayfield House Retirement Lodge

Bayfield House Retirement Lodge is nestled in beautiful Penetanguishene across from Georgian Bay. The lodge was named after Lieutenant Henry Bayfield, meticulous hydrographer for the Royal Navy. 

The decor of Bayfield House Retirement Lodge features historical highlights from Penetanguishene's naval history. Focusing on customer service this lifestyle choice allows residents to maintain their independence while at the same time offer service amenities to allow for the true enjoyment of retirement years.


  • Studio Suites - From approx. 390 SqFT 
  • 1 Bedroom Suites - From approx. 570 SqFT 
  • 2 Bedroom Suites - From approx. 760 SqFT

What do we do

Designed for comfort and security with 24 hour on site professionally trained staff and a full service generator.  Three nutritious and appetizing meals served daily in our gracious dining room. Between- meal refreshments are available on a self-serve basis throughout the day. Our food service staff are always open to requests and suggestions. Our private dining room is available by reservation, and is perfect for celebrations of special occasions with your family and friends.

Residents enjoy a variety of planned activities, exercise programs, games, entertainment and social events tailored to meet each individual resident. There is always someone to chat with, take a pleasant stroll or enjoy a friendly game of cards.  Visiting friends and relatives are always welcome


  • Library
  • Large main floor lounge with fire place
  • Main floor bar area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fully equipped exercise room; work out at your own pace or enjoy instructor led classes
  • Physiotherapy is available through an external service provider 
  • In-house hair salon
  • Adequate parking is available
  • Housekeeping is done weekly for cleaning of your suite and linen changes
  • Short term, respite, convalescent and vacation stays are available
  • Lounges and kitchenettes are available to relax and visit with friends
  • Two spa-rooms equipped with  therapeutic whirlpool tubs
  • Patios are available to enjoy the outdoors
  • The Lodge is equipped with a generator to ensure continuation of services during a prolonged power failure
  • Large activity halls, including a games area

Bayfield House Retirement Lodge is a member of the Ontario Retirement Communities Association (ORCA).  Through ORCA we undergo an accreditation process to ensure high standards are maintained.