Boutique Motel in the picturesque town of Bayfield Ontario

Nestled at the edge of the picturesque village of Bayfield on Ontario's West Coast, The Ashwood offers quality bedroom accommodations. Visitors to The Ashwood will experience the bliss of Bayfield's natural beauty and nearby access to the shores of Lake Huron. Come for our fantastic sunsets and stay for the incredible experience.

For lakefront cottage accommodations see our sister property Deer Park Lodge.
Visit for information and availability.

Cabana Responsibilities


Upon arrival
- park at AW
- pick up cash box at FD of the AW (keep in apartment entrance with other cash box)
- know who has paid cash or debit for cottage (2 free hours of SUP rentals)
- check DPL property as you walk through for any garbage
- straighten chairs around pool if needed
- check and clean beach washroom
- set up beach umbrellas (if not too windy)
- straighten all chairs along the lakefront
- clean up around fire pit
- set up cabana, open sign, price list etc
- set up kids games
- check equip (volleyballs, soccer balls)
- spend some time raking sand
- customer service for any guest requests i.e. towels
- report into FD if anything needs to be escalated
- engage with guests and answer any questions
- handle SUP board rentals (paddle, lifejacket, whistle required).
- refer pontoon boat inquiries to Alex 519 955 6324

- track cabana sales on individual cottage sheets
- have cash drawer available with change
- check all product for restocking (cones, ice cream etc)
- have guests initial all purchases when running a tab
- relay all tab purchases to FD end of day Friday

End of Shift
- put down all umbrellas
- lock up all product and put cash box away
- brief front desk on anything of note (guest complaints etc.)