Friday, August 05, 2011

Ontario Getaways Summer Fall Vacations

Romantic Sunset GetawaysKids Summer Fun
Ontario Cottage Types  and Ontario Resort Types will help you pick your holiday weekend and discover Ontario's cottage country north of Toronto. Summer in Ontario continues with weekend vacations and the Labour Day long weekend.  Summer resort getaways are for weekend fresh water swimming and cool lake day trips to attractions, events and festivals.  Resort destinations with public beaches in Ontario have created many overnight family and romantic getaway packages.  Plan your September getaways for fall colour road trips now.

Ontario Resort Travel Destination-Association Picks of the Week

Featured Ontario Destinations & Travel Tourism Associations

Muskoka's Annual Amazing Race

 Township of Georgian Bay
Trails council begins plans for third Muskoka’s Amazing Race
Save the Date: Saturday August 13, 2011

Muskoka Trails Council is packing up the gear and heading to the Southern Tip of Muskoka….to the Township of Georgian Bay for this year’s version of Muskoka’s Amazing Race.
  Save the Date:  Saturday, August 13 on your calendar and get yourself registered now at to tour the trails, beat the challenges at the checkpoints learn about Muskoka’s westernmost municipality.

Romantic Getaway of the Week

The Couples Resort - Algonquin Park-Whitney, Ontario
The Couples ResortThe Couples Resort - The Couples Resort“Romance should always be so Tempting” August 2011 from $173. Accommodation has extra large Jacuzzi in-front of the Wood Fireplace. Hot tub Accommodation Extra. 1st Class Gourmet Dining. 5 Course Dinners Awarded a Top 10 Dining Experience by North American Inns. Wine Spectator Awarded Wine Cellar. “One of the best in the World” Leading Spas of Canada approved Organic Algonquin Spa.

Family Getaway of the Week

Bayview Wildwood Resort - Port Carling, Ontario

Bayview Wildwood ResortBayview Wildwood Resort -Enjoy an amazing summer vacation on Sparrow lake in Port Stanton at the gateway to Muskoka! Learn how to water ski, make sand castles on the shore, enjoy an evening bonfire or just savour special family time. Bayview Wildwood Resort is a great summer getaway for the entire family. Summer packages include accommodations, three delicious meals daily, children's programs, entertainment and resort amenities. ONE CHILD (under 6) stays free all summer! ONE and TWO children free specials are offered throughout the summer!

Golf Getaways of the Week

The Rosseau, A JW Marriott Resort &Spa - Minett, Ontario

The Rosseau, A JW Marriott Resort & SpaThe Rosseau, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa - The Rock Golf Package in Muskoka, Ontario. Enjoy a day of golfing for two at The Rock, a stunning Nick Faldo course in scenic Muskoka. Stay at The Rosseau, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa, with breakfast included daily. Rates from:   $361 - $741 CAD. This offer includes:  Accommodation in a luxurious studio or suite. Round of golf for two adults at The Rock, with power cart(s).  Deluxe breakfast for two adults daily at Cottages Restaurant.

Town, Village &  City Getaway of the Week

Shamrock Lodge - Port Carling, Ontario

Shamrock LodgeShamrock Lodge - Cozy lakeside accommodations, Home cooked country breakfasts & Delectable candlelight dining, close to many hiking trails, indoor swimming pool, hot tub & sauna, games rooms with billiards and ping pong 

Spa Getaway of the Week

Tyrolean Village Resorts, Blue Mountain - Collingwood, Ontario

Tyrolean Village ResortsTyrolean Village Resort -Tyrolean Village Resorts is a four season Chalet Resort located in the scenic Town of The Blue Mountains, 90min north of Toronto close to the shores of Georgian Bay. Our Swiss-style and Executive-style chalets and cottages are nestled at the base of Blue Mountian, Ontario's largest mountain resort. 4 to 9 bedroom chalets can accommodate from 4 to 22 people - perfect for families and groups! Full kitchen, wood burning fireplace, sauna or hot tub or jacuzzi, cable TV, over sized living/dining rooms and large deck. We are a Pet Friendly! 

Attraction of the Week

Discovery Harbour - Penetanguishene, Ontario

Discovery HarbourDiscovery Harbour - One of Ontario’s most picturesque historic sites, Discovery Harbour recalls the days of the 19th-century British navy and military that safeguarded the defence of Upper Canada. In 1820 the thriving naval dockyard boasted residences and workshops, large and small vessels, and a community of officers, artisans, sailors, and soldiers. The base was eventually operated by the British military from 1834 to 1856, constructing an impressive stone Officers’ Quarters that still stands today.

Attraction of the Week Haliburton Forest & Wild Life Reserve - Haliburton, Ontario

Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Reserve Ltd.Haliburton Forest & Wild Life Reserve - Haliburton Forest & Wild Life Reserve Ltd.  is a privately owned forest in Central Ontario’s Haliburton Highlands.  Comprising of over 70,000 acres of rolling hardwood forests, pristine lakes, meandering rivers and extensive wetlands, it is a nature enthusiasts’ dream.  In order to facilitate the exploration of its natural environment, Haliburton Forest offers unique outdoor experiences throughout the year, be it dog sledding, snowmobiling and ice fishing in the winter, or mountain biking, hiking, canoeing or camping  in the summer and fall.  We are well known for our Walk in the Clouds and Wolf Centre, both a must see.