35 Hart Drive, Barrie, ON L4N 5M3
Phone: 705/721-4848   |   Fax: 705/722-3688   |   77 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Free hot breakfast, Wi-Fi and parking. Mini-refrigerator and microwave in all rooms. Suites, kitchenette rooms and jetted tub rooms available. Located at Highway 400 and Dunlop Street.

This charming hotel in picturesque Barrie, Ontario is perfect for enjoying local attractions, from outdoor recreation at Lake Simcoe to family fun at Centennial Beach!

Conveniently located off the 400 Highway in the heart of the city, the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn is ideal for the leisure and business traveler alike. From strolling along the beautiful Kempenfelt Bay to shopping at the nearby Tanger Outlet, there is something for everyone. Guests at this centrally-located Barrie hotel enjoy year-round activities and events, including Kempenfest, Nascar, Winterfest, the Elvis Festival and the Dragon Boat Festival. Skiers and snowboarders have easy access to several nearby mountains. Plus, the Bruce Grey Simcoe area offers ample opportunities for hiking, biking, golfing and more! Don't forget to check out Paramount Canada's Wonderland while you're here.

Known as the gateway to Muskoka and the North, Barrie is also an ideal destination for business travelers, offering close proximity to Orillia, Collingwood, Gravenhurst, Wasaga Beach and Blue Mountain. Local business attractions and corporations include CFB Base Borden, Hydro One, IBM, TD and the Bank of Montreal. With a newly added meeting room for small functions, this Barrie hotel is also a convenient meeting and event space in Barrie.

The BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn offers all of the amenities and conveniences of home. The property offers 27 executive rooms and suites with mini-refrigerators and microwaves, select accommodations feature kitchenettes and jetted tubs! Our guests start their day off with a complimentary full hot breakfast, and are encouraged to take a dip in our relaxing indoor pool and hot tub or to recharge in our fitness room. Valid credit card is required at check-in. We do not accept cash deposit or debit. Cash or debit accepted at check-out only. Special rates: Best Western Rewards, 1000 Bonus Points, Best Value, Special Promotion available under View Additional Rates. Enjoy your stay. The hot tub will be closed until July 31, 2015 for maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100 non-smoke/public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • Exercise facility 24 Hour
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Free parking
  • Fax services, long distance charges will be billed to room for long distance fax
  • Indoor pool, heated
  • Hot tub
  • Dataports
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Cold weather hook-ups
  • Late check out, for a fee
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
  • Business center
  • Printer available
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Rowing machine
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • Guest laundry nominal fee
  • Mail services stamps can be purchased at Front Desk
  • Air-conditioning
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western royal oak inn in Barrie.

Fun & Entertainment Packages

Stay and Ride Canadas Wonderland 1 Night

Enjoy a fun and exciting getaway! Only a short drive north of Canadas Wonderland, come and enjoy an overnight stay in beautiful Barrie at the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn! If you want excitement, then you will want to check out one of the 16 exhilarating roller coasters! With over 200 attractions, including 65 rides and a fun-filled 20 acre waterpark, Canadas Wonderland offers something for everyone! While at the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, you may want to have a swim in our indoor pool or a relaxing hot tub! The BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn also includes a delicious hot breakfast to start your day. Your Stay & Ride Canadas Wonderland Package includes a one-night accommodation.

Reserve Package


Conveniently located, the best western royal oak inn in Barrie, Ontario is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 44.380215  /  Latitude: -79.708265


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Sudbury. Take Highway 69 South to 400 South. Exit at Dunlop Street East and turn right on to Hart Drive to the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn.

From: Toronto. Take Highway 401 to Highway 400 North. Exit at Dunlop Street East, 96A. At the first traffic light, turn right on Hart Drive to the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn.

From: Collingwood. Take Highway 26 East to Highway 400 South. Exit at Dunlop Street East and turn right onto Hart Drive to the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn.

From: Orillia. Take Highway 11 South to Highway 400 South. Exit at Dunlop Street East and turn right onto Hart Drive to the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn.

From: North Bay. Take Highway 11 South to Highway 400 South. Exit at Dunlop Street East and turn right onto Hart Drive to the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn.

From: Ottawa. Take Highway 416 South to Highway 401 West. 400 North. Exit at Dunlop Street East and turn right onto Hart Drive to the BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Elmvale Jungle Zoo

Established in 1967, the Elmvale Jungle Zoo is near Barrie and encompasses 25 acres. The Elmvale Jungle Zoo is home to a wonderful collection of more than 300 animals from South America, Australia, Asia and Africa. Stroll through the zoo, to admire the exotic birds, monkeys, tigers, lizards, lemurs, lions, snakes and giraffes.

Be sure to watch the live reptile presentations and touch the monitor lizards and boa constrictors. Kids love to feed the animals in the petting zoo and play on the playground. Take a break and enjoy a tasty snack from the snack bar or browse the gift shop. Make the most of your next visit to southern Ontario and Barrie.

More Area Attractions & Services

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 3.20 kilometer(s) from Molson Park
  • 40.00 kilometer(s) from Newmarket
  • 60.00 kilometer(s) from Collingwood
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Radio Shack
  • 8.00 kilometer(s) from Yom
  • 48.00 kilometer(s) from Honda
  • 2.00 mile(s) from CDI College, Learning center
  • 3.20 mile(s) from Georgian College

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Centennial Beach
  • 10.00 kilometer(s) from ski resort
  • 32.00 kilometer(s) from Casino Rama
  • 55.00 kilometer(s) from Paramount Canada's Wonderland

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Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Barrie. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

October 2015

October 31, 2015
2015 The Running Dead 5K

Run for your life in Sarnia, as the city is infested with zombies. This fun-filled 5K Zombie Fun Run is held at Canatara Park – start time is TBA.

October 24, 2015
2015 Harvest Festival

An autumn celebration featuring trick or treating, children's activities, a petting zoo, pony rides, and more held throughout downtown Orangeville. The festival start time is TBA.

November 2015

November 14, 2015
2015 VegFest London

Now in its second year, VegFest celebrates healthy living and healthy eating with vegan vendors, fitness gurus, cooking demonstrations, and a children's activity area. The festival is held at the Western Fair District.

November 2015

November 14, 2015
2015 Niagara Falls Santa Claus Parade

A fun-filled, holiday parade held in downtown Niagara Falls, featuring a visit from Santa Claus. The parade begins at 11 a.m.

November 26-28, 2015
2015 First Light at Sainte-Marie

A unique tradition held at the Sainte Marie among the Hurons National Historic Site of Canada in Midland, this festival features the lighting of 5,000 candles, live music, First Nationals drum performances, and more.

December 2015

December 4-31, 2015
2015 Annual Winter Wonderland

Visit Last Duel Park in Perth on select nights in December. There, you'll enjoy sleigh rides, bonfires, hot chocolate, Santa Claus, and plenty more holiday fun. Event time is TBA.

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