Algonquin East Gate Motel

Algonquin East Gate Motel
P.O. Box 193
Whitney, Ontario K0J 2M0


Welcome to Algonquin East Gate Motel. 
We are a small friendly family business.


Our rooms are warm in the winter and cool in the summer.
Cable TV is a nice way to relax after an
adventurous day in Algonquin Park.

Breakfast is served daily in our cozy dining room from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m (not included but available).  The Algonquin East Gate Motel is located on Highway 60 just east of the Algonquin Park's East Gate in the village of Whitney, Ontario.

The community is fully serviced with stores, restaurants, outfitters, gas stations, an ATM, post office, library, doctor, gift shop and churches.  All are within walking distance.

Yours to Explore:

Algonquin Provincial Park offers some of the most breathtaking scenery in all of Ontario, with endless opportunities to study nature in its purest form.

This view can be seen from the observation deck at the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre.

While making the Algonquin East Gate Motel your headquarters for exploration, you will enjoy:

  • Visiting the new Algonquin Park Visitor Centre.  Wildlife exhibits, gift shop, observation deck and restaurant make this an attraction no visitor to the Park should miss
  • Visiting the new Algonquin Park Loggers Museum. A short interpretive walk detailing the logging heritage in the Park.
  • Fishing the numerous lakes and streams in and around Algonquin Park
  • Canoeing on a network of routes with well-marked portage trails through Algonquin Park
  • Mountain biking on numerous wilderness trails
  • Swimming at the public beach near the motel, or in Algonquin Park
  • Photographing breathtaking scenes
  • Viewing wildlife in their natural habitat
  • Bird watching
  • Hiking on well maintained trails
  • Cross country skiing on groomed trails
  • Snowmobiling in the Whitney area on the O.F.S.C. trail network
  • Snow shoeing

We have a few pairs of rental snowshoes - $20 per day (taxes included)


Canoe Routes


Our area is world renowned for it's canoe routes, and thousands of kilometers are available for your exploration.

We rent canoes by the  day or the week.

Daily: $25.00
Weekly (5 days): $110.00

Canoe rental prices include two life jackets, 2 paddles, safety equipment and all taxes.
Other equipment is available upon request

We feature Old Town Royalex canoes.  They are a sturdy, stable and easy to handle canoe. Local map and advice is given with canoe rental.


Breakfast room is open daily from 8am to 10am. (not included, but available)

GPS Co-ordinates
N 45.49588
W 78.24148


RATES: 2019

Type of Room

Rate Per Day



1 double bed w/3 pc. bath (# 4, 5, 6)




One Person




Two People




2 double beds w/ 3 pc. bath (#1,2,3,7)




One Person




Two People




Three People




Four People




1 queen bed (# 10 & 11)
or 2 double beds
(# 8 & 9)
w/4 pc bath




One person




Two People




Three People




Four People




We also have one small, basic housekeeping cabin, 1 double bed in main room with 1 fridge, hot plate, microwave, toaster, coffee pot and dishes & bedding. In second room, 2 single beds. Small bathroom with shower and toilet. BBQ and fire pit just outside. Cabin is not air conditioned but has fans and moveable electric heater. Prices same as
# 10 & 11 above.
All prices are subject to change without notice.
Cancellation Policy
Our cancellation policy is 48 hours.
The room will be charged to your credit card if you do not 
cancel and do not show up and we cannot rent the room.

Pets are allowed for a one time fee per stay of $20.00

All Rooms are air conditioned and have individually controlled electric heat (except cabin), cable TV. All rooms (except the smallest one with one double bed) have a small fridge.  

Bookings of 3 rooms or more will require a 50% non-refundable deposit, which will be applied to your room rental upon arrival.




Visit the Art Studio on the premises.  Here you will find finished paintings in oil, acrylic and watercolour. .


All paintings are for sale, many depicting the ruggedness and beauty of Algonquin Park. Take home a memory that lasts forever

As you can see Algonquin East Gate Motel has much to offer in a variety of ways. Thank you for visiting our website and we hope to see you in person enjoying the beauty of our area and park.

To visit the online gallery of David Kay:

P.O. Box 193
Whitney, Ontario K0J 2M0 Canada