Friday, May 28, 2010

Summer & Father's Day Getaways

Boating In Ontario Ontario Family Beach Fun

Getaway to a Ontario resort with family or cottage or cabin with friends. Vacation time north can include spring hiking getaways, canoe getaways, golf packages, romantic getaways, family package mini vacations or just relaxation with an Ontario spa package. Consider a Father's Day Long Weekend adventure at a traditional cottage or cabin to a fishing weekend, or golf package getaway.. May and June are good times to plan the Ontario cottage vacation or summer family resort vacation holiday. If you have thought of buying real estate in Ontario cottage country check out Cottage Living.

Ontario Resort Travel Destination-Association Picks of the Week

Featured Ontario Destinations & Travel Tourism Associations

Haliburton Highlands Tourism RegionHaliburton Highlands Tourism Region (
The Haliburton Highlands is just two hours north of Toronto, but it’s also a world away. Unforgettable countryside sculpted by towering rock formations, majestic forests, postcard-perfect vistas, and scenic, rolling hills. Whether you want to tube down a lazy river or shoot white water in a kayak, this is the place. With more than 600 lakes and miles of picturesque rivers connecting them, a person could explore our waters for a lifetime and never see the same shoreline twice. The natural environment of the Haliburton Highlands inspires the vibrant arts community that continues to flourish – with artist studios, theatre, outdoor concerts, opera and the Haliburton School of the Arts.

Romantic Getaway of the Week

Nor'Loch Lodge Resort - Dwight, Ontario

Nor'Loch Lodge Resort Nor'Loch Lodge Resort - is a beautiful all season Lodge Resort with tall pines and sparkling blue waters exclusively located on the northern shore of Lake of Bays. The Resort is located in Muskoka, Ontario about 2½ hours north of Toronto, and 18 minutes between Huntsville and Algonquin Park in the village of Dwight.

Family Getaway of the Week

Ahmic Lake-Woodland EchoesResort - Magnetawan, Ontario

Ahmic Lake-Woodland Echoes ResortAhmic Lake-Woodland Echoes Resort - Golden getaway, Escape to nature At Woodland Echoes we know the importance of a holiday. Consider us for a Modified American Plan getaway vacation. Rediscover what life is really all about, where warm, friendly, personal service is a reflection of our country lifestyle. The laid back atmosphere of our resort allows you to relax on acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, meadow and woodland trails. Water gardens,meandering pathways, secluded nooks and gentle wildlife allow you to leisurelycommune with nature.

Town, Village & City Getaway of the Week

Barry's Bay Cottage Resort - Barry's Bay, Ontario

Barry's Bay Cottage ResortBarry's Bay Cottage Resort - Holiday at our tastefully renovated, 2 & 3 bedroom lakefront cottages overlooking beautiful Carson Lake. Close to Algonquin Park, there is excellent canoeing, fishing and trails to explore in the area. Each cottage features their own private deck, dock & fire pit, while a select few have private, outdoor hot tubs. The sand bottom lake, beach area and large children’s playground are a hit with the families.

Spa Getaway of the Week

Delawana Inn Spa & Conference Resort - Honey Harbour, Ontario

Delawana Inn ResortDelawana Inn Spa & Conference Resort -Spa
Package (May 24 - June 25, 2010)
2 adults starting from $600.00, 2 nights, 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners, 2 lunches / adult, One of the following spa packages: a manicure & pedicure or manicure
& mini facial or manicure & distress massage for each adult., Use of resort facilities including pontoon cruises, mountain bikes,
etc., 2 kids 6 and under stay FREE*

Attraction of the Week

Haliburton School of The Arts - Haliburton

Haliburton School of The Arts - With hundreds of lakes surrounded by rolling hills and breathtaking vistas, the Highlands of Haliburton are the ideal setting for an art school. The inspiring surroundings and courses within the schedule kindle a creative vigour that can be motivating and energizing or reflective and relaxing.The program spans the calendar, the ages, the skill levels, and the seemingly unrestrained  range of techniques and media. With an eclectic and extensive variety of courses offered at a range of skill levels, there's something for everyone! Just 2 1/2 hours north of Toronto and 3 1/2 hours west of Ottawa. 

Attraction of the Week

Scenic Caves Nature Adventures - Collingwood, Ontario

Scenic Caves Nature AdventuresScenic Caves Nature Adventures - Nature, history and Adventure for the whole family. Self guided tour of caves, caverns and lookouts on the highest point of the Niagara Escarpment. Ontario's Longest Suspension footbridge offers light adventureand the most spectacular views of Georgian Bay and Surrounding Countryside. Gemstone Mining, mini golf, trout pond, picnic areas, snack bar and gift shop.
Please, no pets and running or hiking shoes are necessary.