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Kingsway Arms at Elgin Lodge
Port Elgin, ON
  • We can't wait to see you.....
  • We have fun at our community events
  • Stay fit......
  • Exercise Classes
  • The Gazebo is a great place to relax with friends...
  • Our easy access shower - attractive and functional

When you’re ready to give up cooking, cleaning, shopping, shoveling, utility bills, and the rock band that practices in your neighbour’s garage, there’s one perfect place to be…

Enjoy the Vibrant Side of Retirement at Kingsway Arms at Elgin Lodge!

Studio and one bedroom suites available, some with kitchenettes and balconies, new expansion includes theatre/chapel, activity room with billiards, fitness centre and therapeutic pool.

Full Calendar of events and Special Events & Activities offered.

We offer Independent and Supportive programs, together with Aging-in-Place packages.  See Care Options for more details....

  • 24 hour nursing care
  • Emergency response system
  • If you are a caregiver and need a break we offer Respite Care
  • Trial/winter/ convalescent/ and vacation short term stays available.
  • Pet friendly environment.


Kingsway Arms at Elgin Lodge is nestled in the heart of Port Elgin along the beautiful shores of Lake Huron, in the charming community of Saugeen Shores. Away from the noise and stress of city living, in a location blessed with golden sunrises and picturesque sunsets come and enjoy a stroll in our beautifully landscaped courtyard.

Embrace the colorful backsplash of foliage, meander along the paths of Elgin Lodge and breathe in the fresh fragrance of the many varieties of flowers. Close to all amenities, shopping and services. Bring your family and friends to your new home and experience the difference at Elgin Lodge.


Care Choices
At Kingsway Arms, we recognize the importance of good health and wellness. We have developed all our programs and services to meet the ever-changing health needs of our clientele.

Independent Program
• 24 hour emergency response systems
• 24 hour emergency life safety systems
• Dietary & nutritional counseling
• Nursing assessment & consultation
• Pharmacy service
• Laundry facilities available for personal use
• Weekly room clean
• Weekly change of bed linens/towels
• Two (2) meal daily (Lunch and Dinner)
• Snack/Refreshments
• Leisure activities
• Wellness Program

Supportive Living
At Kingsway Arms our Supportive Living program enables our residents to continue to age-in-place by providing increased levels of assisted care as needed. This program includes round the clock health care; 24 hour emergency life safety systems; dietary and nutritional counseling; nursing assessment and consultation; pharmacy service; leisure activities; a weekly change of bed linens and towels; personal laundry facilities; daily bed making; three daily meals and snacks; daily medication administration; and one full service shower in the privacy of your own suite.
• 24 hour care supervision
• 24 hour emergency life safety systems
• Dietary and nutritional counseling
• Nursing assessment and consultation
• Pharmacy service
• Leisure activities
• Weekly change of bed linens/towels
• Weekly housekeeping
• Personal laundry
• Daily bed making
• Three meals daily (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner and Snacks)
• Medication administration

Ageing In Place
Some seniors, as they age, may require additional care and support. To maintain as much of their independence as possible, we offer services that allow seniors to continue spending time with friends, eating well, participating in activities and enjoying their life at Kingsway Arms. These services include AM/PM care (personal hygiene and dressing), Incontinence Assistance, Ambulatory Assistance and Bathing Assistance.
Please ask about our “A la Carte” Services and “Aging-in-Place” Program.

NOTE: Short Stays available for respites, convalescence and vacations



Good nutrition and excellent taste are on everyone’s list of priorities. At Elgin Lodge Retirement Residence, we pride ourselves on the fabulous dining experiences that include:

  • heart-healthy cooking
  • fresh foods
  • menus designed to highlight seasonal specialties.

Resident satisfaction is the number one priority in every dining experience. We solicit resident feedback regularly to enhance our restaurant-style menus.


Relax, workout, shop, or exercise in our activity room. At Elgin Lodge Retirement Residence, the atmosphere is conducive to both relaxation and rest or the choice of a more active and involved lifestyle.

You can be as busy and social as you want to be....

Our Social Director is trained to listen and provide interesting programs and activities including created just for you:

  • Bridge Clubs
  • Chair Yoga
  • Art Classes
  • Educational Seminars
  • Spiritual Services
  • Aqua Fit
  • Men’s Billiards
  • Cinematic
  • Afternoon Musical Entertainment
  • Themed Dinner
  • Social Outings.

    Wellness Services:
  • Foot Care
  • Registered Massage Therapist
  • Hair Care
  • Yoga Instructor
  • Hearing Clinic

Suite Choices

Range of 15 different suite models from 252 sq. ft. To 711 sq. ft.

Selections include:

  • itchenettes
  • Patios
  • Balconies
  • Decks.

Floor Plans available upon request.

  • Studio Suites
Range from 252 sq ft. to 426 sq ft


  • One Bedroom Suite
Range from 540 sq. ft. to 711 sq. ft

Community Events

At Elgin Lodge we are highly connected to our community’s needs. We are the proud provider of Meals on Wheels in partnership with Home and Community Support.

We are members of the Chamber of Commerce, and the Grey Bruce Geriatric Association. 

We offer meeting space and fundraising opportunities for organizations such as:

  • Alzheimer’s Society
  • Hospital
  • Para Med
  • Centric Health
  • Prevention of Elder Abuse
  • Osteoporosis
  • Red Cross.

We hold many in service lectures and special events for our residents, staff, and community.

In addition, we have strong ties with faith and medical communities and offer access to a wide variety of programs and services geared to seniors in need. 

Working with agencies in the community who are serving the needs of seniors now living at home; we invite them to access our Monarch Club activities and social programs that fit a broad range of interests.

It's more than comfortable, it's fun here!

Why not take a few moment and take a virtual tour of Kingsway Arms at Elgin Lodge....

551 Mary St.
Port Elgin, ON, N0H 2C2

View Amenities

1 Bedroom
Accessible Room
Fitness Centre
Guest Laundry
Kitchen Facilities
Pool Table
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