Ontario Last Minute Getaways




This is the best and easiest website to help plan day trips or getaways in and around central and northern Ontario. Near or far from Toronto, whatever you choose, there are plenty of things to do!

Want something current you know is available? You’ve found the right spot. 

Scroll below for our selection of our top getaway offers and the best suggestions for day trips and other fun things to do north of Toronto and in central and northern Ontario. Finding the right thing to do in Ontario has never been so easy! 

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Ontario Last Minute Vacations and Weekend Getaway Packages

Romantic Ontario Getaway Pick

Casino Rama Resort / Rama


Tour de Fall Getaway Package
September 1 – October 31, 2016 
Weekday: $235, Weekend: $335

Get out of the car this year and enjoy the brilliant fall colours by bike along specially selected routes here in beautiful Lake Country. Casino Rama Resort is pleased to welcome cyclists of all levels to our entertainment property. Our hotel suites and elevators are large enough to fit two bicycles for easy access and peace of mind for overnight storage. Traditionally the fall season peaks from late September to mid October.
This package includes:

  • Deluxe suite in our luxury hotel
  • Complimentary valet parking. Drop your bikes right at the door!
  • $100 resort credit, redeem it for spa or dining
  • In-room snack
  • OLC Bike Route Map + bike storage
  • $10 Free Slot Play per person for members of the Players Passport® Club (membership is FREE)
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Spa Getaway in Ontario Pick

Scandinave Spa, Blue Mountain / Blue Mountains

Scandinave Spa, Blue Mountain

Scandinave Spa Escape Package

Enjoy the award-winning Scandinave Spa experience and stay the night at Blue Mountain Resort & Village.  Bring a friend or that special someone for a weekday getaway and embrace the relaxing, natural setting.

Package Includes:
• One night accommodation in a One Bedroom Suite at Blue Mountain Resort 
• A 60 minute Registered Swedish Massage per person
• A day pass to the Scandinavian Baths and one robe rental per person
• Shuttle Service to Blue Mountain Resort 

Plus, choose from one of the following options:

  • Collingwood Experience – includes $50 to Northwinds Brewhouse & Eatery ($40 dining voucher and tasting flight – value $10) as well as a $25 voucher for the Collingwood Olive Oil Co.
  • Blue Mountains Experience – includes $50 dining voucher to a select restaurant in the Village (Oliver & Bonacini or The Pottery) as well as a flight of wines and cheese plate at Georgian Hills Winery (value $25)

*One experience option per room booked.

Available Sunday thru Friday only. Massages and access to the Spa Mon-Fri only. Reservations are subject to availability. Other terms and conditions may apply.

Stay between September 5th – December 16th, starting at $260 per person. (double occupancy). Maximum 4 people occupancy.

To make your reservation, please call Guest Services at 705-443-8484.

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Family Vacation Getaway Pick

The Cranberry Resort / Collingwood

The Cranberry Resort

At Cranberry Golf Resort, you can experience an expansive 18-hole golf course, full-service marina, fine dining, luxurious spa treatments, and a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities for everyone to enjoy – from couples to entire families

Stay & Breakfast

Our breakfast at Courtyard Bistro helps you start your day the right way. Enjoy a variety of hot items, cereal, muffins, fruit or other seasonal selections and get prepared for exciting adventures at the resort!

Package Includes

• Hotel accommodation
• Full breakfast buffet at the Courtyard Bistro

Starting from $149.00.

Prices are per room, per night based on double occupancy. Tax and gratuities extra. Subject to availability. When booking online, click on the rates button to view available packages for the selected dates.

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Fall Ontario Pick

Deerhurst Resort / Huntsville


Experience Algonquin Packages
September 5 October 22 | From $169

Just minutes from Deerhurst, Algonquin Provincial Park offers some of the most remarkable Fall colour experiences in the country, in a truly iconic Canadian wilderness setting.

Choose from: 

The Ultimate Experience Algonquin Package
Combining Outdoor Adventure, Local Dining Experience & A Restful Nights’ Sleep, 

Experience Algonquin Package with Free Park Access
Combining The Resort Experience with Fall Colours

Concert Getaways – Jim Cuddy, Gowan & Chilliwack
Chicago Tribute: October 8, 2016
Stampeders: October 22, 2016
The Myles Goodwyn Band: October 29, 2016

Overnight package from $159*/person Concert & dinner (Stampeders &
The Myles Goodwyn Band)

Package Includes
• Accommodation
• 3-course dinner
• Dinner gratuity

Muskoka Fall Foodie Road Trip Package
Until October 31 | From $236*/night 

Take yourself (and your tastebuds) on a Muskoka foodie road trip and explore local food producers right here in Muskoka. Then indulge in a 3-course Fall harvest menu that highlights local fare.

• Accommodation
• 3-course Fall harvest dinner
• $50* resort credit

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Ontario Halloween Pick
Monday October 31 is Halloween

Ste. Anne’s Spa / Grafton

Ste. Anne's Spa Fall

October Harvest Getaway

Sunday-Thursday between October 2-31, 2016, excluding Sunday, October 9.
From $329 per person, per night.

This Overnight Getaway Includes: 
• Standard spa cottage accommodation
• Pumpkin Spice Paradise or a $100 spa allowance
• Bonus wellness class (first two weeks of October only)
• 4-Course dinner (amuse-bouche, appetizer, main and dessert)
• Breakfast (a la carte hot breakfast)
• 3-Course lunch (appetizer, main and dessert)
• Afternoon tea (selection of sweet and savoury treats)
• Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages at all meals
• Use of a Ste. Anne’s signature robe
• Reusable spa bag
• Complete use of the facilities

Halloween Getaway
October 31, 2016 | From $304

This Overnight Getaway Includes: 
• Best available spa cottage accommodation
• $75 spa & wellness allowance
• Halloween treat in-room upon arrival
• Complimentary group wellness class
• 4-Course dinner (amuse-bouche, appetizer, main and dessert)
• Breakfast (a la carte hot breakfast)
• 3-Course lunch (appetizer, main and dessert)
• Afternoon tea (a selection of sweet and savoury treats)
• Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages at all meals
• Use of a Ste. Anne’s signature robe
• Reusable spa bag
• Complete use of the facilities

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Ontario Fall Activities Getaway Pick

Ahmic Lake Resort / Ahmic Harbour

Ahmic Lake Resort

Enjoy your time and go for leisurely walks through our trails on the Resort, sit outside by a crackling fire, fish from the dock, go for a scenic drive to see the Fall colors. Visit some local artists, studios and stores, play some golf close by or just enjoy each others company.

Fall Getaway Special

Stay in one of our cozy cottages for 3 nights and pay for 2 nights. Available Monday to Thursday. September 12 – November 10, 2016 


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Attractions & Things To Do Pick

Featured Halloween Events at Attractions

Pumpkinferno at Discovery Harbour

Pumpkin Mania
Rounds Ranch, Elmvale
September 24 – October 30, 2016
Weekends in October
Pick your own perfect pumpkin! Wagon rides, animals, fun rides and toys and every kind of pumpkin activity you can dream of! 

Discovery Harbour, Penetanguishene
October Thursdays-Saturdays, 7pm to 10pm
It’s Pumpkinferno and Discovery Harbour is haunted! Amazing carved pumpkins, scary scenes and evil creatures await you around every corner if you dare! Zombies and ghouls lurk in the darkness!  

Pumpkin Festival
McLean Berry Farm, Lakefield
Oct 8-9, 15-16 & 22-23, 2016
Live entertainment, barnyard animals, mazes (a straw bale maze and 2 corn mazes, one of them is haunted), pumpkin bowling, junior spook barn, bonesville cemetery, pumpkin patch wagon rides and the famous pumpkin cannon.  

The Haunted Hill
Blue Mountain Village
October 28-30, 2016
Halloween comes early at Blue Mountain Resort! For three days only, Blue will transform into The Haunted Hill where ghosts and goblins run free through Enchanted Forests, Haunted Putting Courses and Hikes on Haunted Hill. Face your frights in a weekend full of Halloween-themed fun for the whole family, if you dare!

Youth Halloween Coffee House
MacLaren Art Centre         
October 28, 2016
This is the seventh annual Halloween Coffeehouse organized by the MacLaren’s Youth Advisory Council. Attend in your Halloween-costumed best and enjoy music and spoken word performances by local Simcoe County youth. Activities include our very popular button-maker, Halloween-inspired crafts and much more. This is an all-ages event, parents are welcome. Prizes will be awarded for the best ghoul and gal!

Marsh Monster
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre, Midland
October 29, 2016
See what awaits you when darkness takes over the Marsh. Prepare yourself for a naturally frightening night with zombie walks, scavenger hunts, a haunted house with games and crafts, and the always spooky Marsh Monster mystery tours. Visitors are encouraged to come in costume and bring a flash light. 

Midland Movie Night – The Nightmare Before Christmas
Downtown Midland
October 29, 2016
Midland Movie Night is back for a special Halloween event brought to you by the Downtown Midland BIA and the Town of Midland! Catch a FREE movie under the stars in Downtown Midland on Saturday, October 29th, 2016. We’ll be showing ”The Nightmare Before Christmas” as voted by the people on the big screen at the 509 Bay Street Parking Lot (At King St). The movie will start at dusk. Bring your own lawn chair.

Halloween Dinner & Dance
Hockley Valley Resort
Saturday, October 29
Dress up in your Halloween costume and prepare for a night fantastic food and dancing! Live DJ + 3 Course Dinner + Late Night Candy Bar.

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Ontario Tourism Destination of the Week

The Ottawa Valley

Ottawa Valley Tourism

The Ottawa Valley – Ontario’s Adventure Playground

Cradled between the Ottawa River and Algonquin Park, the Ottawa Valley is famous for its stunning outdoors and cultural and heritage riches. Known as Ontario’s Adventure Playground and Whitewater Capital of Canada, the area is surrounded by woodlands, over 900 pristine lakes, four major river systems and dozens of other clean, warm and safe whitewater rivers.

Located only 3 hours northeast of Toronto and 45 minutes west of the Nation’s Capital, the Ottawa Valley consists of a unique blend of towns, villages and municipalities. There is plenty of variety, from the urban centres to the rural areas, where beautiful artistry, seasonal agriculture and lush wilderness abound.

For a romantic getaway, family holiday, a day’s shopping, the great outdoors, or whatever you choose, let your sense of adventure guide to the Ottawa Valley.

www.OttawaValley.travel | 1.800.757.6580 

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