Policies, terms & conditions - please read prior to booking a reservation

  • Grail Springs is a Holistic Wellness Centre. Our mission is to assist retreat guests in body-mind-spirit integration.
  • Grail Springs is not a rehabilitation centre nor a medical spa facility. We are unequipped to service substance addition or mental health issues. We reserve the right to request immediate departure if an individual, staff or other guests are at risk or uncomfortable with behavior that is not conducive to the sanctity of the centre.
  • Food & Allergies – We provide a daily set menu, plant-based vegan meals with gluten-free options. We do not ensure food is nut-free. We are not equipped to deal with food preferences, severe allergies, medical diets, customized meal plans, nor administer EPIPEN.
  • Smoke-free & Vape-free – Grail Springs is designated smoke-free inside and outside including medical marijuana and vapes. Guests who ignore this policy will be asked to depart immediately and charged a $250 smoke-damage fee.
  • Alcohol-free - It is recommended that alcohol is not consumed in order to keep within our wellness mandate. 
  • Read Grail Springs Peace Intention
  • Work-free zones, Wifi and cell phones – In order to maintain a restful atmosphere, we require electronics are only used in guest rooms or outside in parking lot. 
  • Photo taking with phones and cameras is permitted while being mindful of other guests privacy.

Check-in 4pm: NOTE reception desk closes at 8:30pm

  • We guarantee rooms are ready by 4pm.  We can assign a locker if you'd like to arrive earlier or stay later.
  • Order lunch on check-in or check-out day or a lunch-to-go with 24 hour notice. 
  • Dining room final seating is 6:30pm. We do not hold meals past 6:30pm.
  • Check-out of room is 11am for extra cleaning and sanitization protocols.

Deposit Information:

  • 50% deposit is required per person to guarantee a reservation.
  • Cancellation received within 24 hour notice of making a reservation: full deposit refunded.
  • Spa appointment requests made on check-in or check-out day must be pre-paid in full. Grail Springs is not responsible for late arrival or missed appointments for any reason.

Cancellation Policy: Our policy strictly applies to all circumstances including medical, and any covid concerns. If you have concerns be sure to purchase travel insurance.

Concerned about a possible provincial shut down? Not to worry! Grail Springs will honour all deposits and send you a gift certificate for the full amount with no expiry date. We thank you for your trust and your understanding.

  • Cancellation received within 24 hour notice of making reservation: full deposit refunded.
  • Cancellation received with less than 72 hour notice prior to arrival: full deposit forfeited.
  • Cancellation received with 14 to 4 days notice prior to arrival: 50% of deposit forfeited.
  • Cancellation received with 15 days or more notice prior to arrival: $100 cancellation fee per person.

Date Change Fees - up to six months or balance applied to a gift certificate with no expiry:

  • Request received within 24 hours’ notice of making reservation: no date change fee will be applied.
  • Request received with 14 to 4 days’ notice prior to arrival: 25% of deposit fee will be charged. 
  • Request received 15 days or more notice prior to arrival: $50 date change fee per person. 
  • Special offers with expiry dates may not carry over to a new date if special has expired. New rate will be applied.

Late Arrivals or Early Departures:

  • Refunds are not granted for late arrivals or early departure for any reason. Entire balance owing will be charged to pre-authorized credit card registered to the room.
  • Spa appointment requests made on check-in or check-out day must be pre-paid in full. Grail Springs is not responsible for late arrival or missed appointments for any reason.

Day Spa, Treatment Only and Check-In Appointments:

  • Full or Half Day Spa Packages and/or Treatment only requires a 50% deposit to confirm booking.
  • Full refund if cancelled with more than 24 hour notice.
  • Day of arrival appointments must be pre-paid in full. Lateness for appointment will cut into therapy time.
  • Failure to fill in Health History form prior to appointment will cut into appointment time. Please fill in at home and send to us at your convenience.
  • Cancellation or date change request must be received with 24 hours in advance of appointment otherwise the deposit will be forfeited.  
  • Date changes 24 hours or greater prior to reservation subject to 25% admin fee per person.
  • Day Spa TIP: Please send in your spa requests and health history using this form 48 hours or greater prior to your arrival date.

Using a Gift Certificate or if there a Third Party paying for your stay:

  • 50% deposit is required per person to guarantee reservation. You may use all or a portion of gift certificate as your secured deposit. Same cancellation policies apply to the gift certificate deposit as if using a credit card deposit.
  • Reservations paid for by a third party requires payment in full including taxes, a signed letter of authorization and a photocopy of front and back of driver's license. Must be received within 24 hours of making reservation in order to guarantee it.

Pre-Authorization and Long Term Stays:

  • Guests are required to present upon check-in a personalized credit card for pre-authorization on the balance owing including add-on services, incidentals and taxes.
  • Guests staying 10-nights or longer are required to make further deposits every 7-days equal to the amount of current charges.


  • Tipping is by cash only and at the discretion of guests. We recommend the traditional standards of hospitality industry of 10%-20%. We do not accept tips via credit cards. Tip envelopes are available for your convenience.

Guest Speaker Disclaimer

  • Evening workshops that are not fulfilled by a presenter for any reason, refunds will not be granted. We will however do our very best to find replacements for presenters who cancel unexpectedly.

Loyalty Program: Same Time Next Year?

  • Ask about out Loyalty Program prior to check-out and save on your next journey!

Health & Safety Disclaimer

  • Grail Springs is not equipped to host those individuals with drug or alcohol addictions, mental illness, transmittable diseases, those under a doctors care, or severe food allergies. Grail Springs reserves the right to cancel a reservation due to any of the above at any time without penalty to Grail Springs if guest has misrepresented.

Ontario Accessibility Program

  • Our organization make available documents that are required by the Customer Service Standard upon request. [O. Reg. 429/07, s. 8(1) & (2) & 9(1)]

Service Dogs

  • Our organization respects the rights of persons with disabilities who have service dog companions. Guests are required to send a copy of the proper certification ID card to reservations@grailsprings.com PRIOR to receiving a reservation confirmation. Any person who falsely submits ID will be reported to the Attorney General as per Grail Springs obligation under the Ontario Service Dog Act. Original ID card must be presented again upon check-in. Service dogs must be present with their owners at all times. Service dogs may not be left tied up or unattended. Owners who leave service dogs unattended, or left to bark, or disturb guests in any way, will be asked to depart immediately and with no consequence to Grail Springs. Owners of service dogs agree to cover any damage caused by dogs to the premises. [Bill 80 - Ontario Service Dog Act, 2016]