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Looking for the easiest place to find the best day trip or getaway package not too far Toronto? 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

Sunbeam Bungalows Family & Fishing Resort / Callander


Romantic Getaways at Sunbeam Bungalows

Sunbeam Bungalows Family & Fishing Resort is sheltered amongst tall pines on the shores of beautiful Callander Bay, Lake Nipissing, with an unequalled panoramic view of the western horizon and possibly the world’s best sunsets – a photographer’s dream! If you are in the mood to relax, enjoy quiet times together, and also appreciate the natural beauty around you, this is the place! You’ll enjoy the comfort and privacy of staying in one of our clean, fully-furnished, fully equipped, spacious housekeeping cottages– they include free Wi-Fi, digital cable, 32” flat screen TV/DVD, BBQ with propane, picnic table and fire bowl for a cozy outdoor camp fire. Treat yourself to a summer break: relax on our long white sandy beach; enjoy great swimming, kayaking or canoeing; stretch out on lounge chairs on our lakeside deck, or spend the day out on the lake in one of our reliable 16ft boats. If there are other outdoor activities you like to enjoy together, we can supply details on golf courses, horseback riding, scenic trails, lake cruises and more. We can also recommend nearby restaurants for a fine dining experience at the end of the day For more details on the resort and location, visit www.sunbeambungalows.com

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Spa Getaway in Ontario Pick

Cranberry Resort / Collingwood

Cranberry Golf Resort Spa Getaways

Livingshore Spa Package

Livingshore Spa provides a prime opportunity to rejuvenate one’s spirit while enjoying a Collingwood and Blue Mountain getaway. The packaged vouchers can be used towards a selection of treatments to put both the body and mind at ease.

Livingshore Spa Package Includes:
•        Accommodation in one of our guest rooms
•        $50 credit at Living Shore Spa per adult per day

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Family Vacation Getaway Pick

Clear Lake Village Resort / Torrance

Clear Lake Village Resort

Enjoy one of our two or three bedroom cottages with full kitchen, living room, dining area, full bath, TV & DVD.

We are located just minutes to Bala, Port Carling and Gravenhurst for fantastic shopping, dining, attractions and spas. There’s lots to do in Muskoka but sometimes the best thing to do is nothing at all.

Three bedroom cottages (cottages 1-5)
Low Season from $100 per night High Season from $200 per night.


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Summer Ontario Pick

Blue Mountain Village / Blue Mountains


August is one of the best months to come to Blue for family fun. With weekend Festival all summer long families can also consider coming during the week with lots of free programming!

The Blue Mountain Village is located in the Town of the Blue Mountains, nestled between the charming communities of Collingwood and Thornbury, at the foot of Ontario’s largest mountain resort, Blue Mountain. There is ALWAYS something to do at BLUE including five hotels, 40 retailers, cafes & restaurants, 10 Mountain attractions including a mountain coaster, ropes courses, putting course, zip-lines, Segway tours and more plus The Plunge! Aquatic Center, Crock-a-Doodle pottery and much more!


Country FamJam
August 13-14, 2016
Dig out your cowboy hat and boots and get ready to jam with the Fam, while enjoying some of Canada’s hottest country talent all weekend long with the James Cameron Band!

Wild Wonders Weekend
August 20-21, 2016
Experience and learn about free-flying birds of prey and reptiles from near and far. Enjoy street performers, live music, hiking and free gondola rides down the mountain.  It’s a discovery of “Neature” and “Edutainment” for the whole family!  

Mountain Music
August 27-28, 2016
A mountain of music, family activities and adventure all weekend with variety performers, live music, interactive drumming, storytelling, hiking and scavenger hunts.

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Ontario Labour Day (September) Long Weekend Pick
Monday September 5 is Labour Day

Rocky Crest Golf Resort / MacTier

Rocky Crest Golf Resort


Enjoy Autumn Colours in Muskoka

Join us for at least two days and save with a daily resort credit. Beautiful scenery with three restaurants and championship golf and incredible recreation facilites, all on the same site and available for your use.

Package includes:

Accommodation in a suite
Daily $50 resort credit good for golf, food and beverage, or spa

Subject to availability
Resort credit may not be applied to room rate or taxes

Labour Day Weekend (September 1 – 5, 2016)

The fall colours are almost upon us and the kids are getting ready to go back to school. Buy two nights at regular price and get the third and fourth nights for 50% off. Please note that this package can only be booked via our Reservations Team at 866-323-3305, at this time. 


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Ontario Summer Activities Getaway Pick

Auld Reekie Lodge / Gowganda

Auld Reekie Lodge Fishing Lodge

Planning a family fishing trip? Our fishing is spectacular and our lakes offer Walleye, Pike, Perch, Smallmouth Bass fishing and Lake Trout.

For the ATV enthusiast, we have hundreds of miles of ATV trails are easily accessible from Gowganda and Auld Reekie Lodge. Guided tours are available with local experienced guides to lead you to the marked and unmarked trails. Ride to high lands with vistas that include beautiful lakes. Ride the hills and valley, explore old logging roads and survey some remaining stands of old growth forest.

Housekeeping Fishing Package


  • accommodations in one of our Lakefront Cottages
  • all gas
  • all bait (minnows & worms)
  • lake maps in detail of depths, shoals and hot spots
  • landing net and bait bucket
  • all safety gear
  • unlimited use of our boat and motors on our semi-remote back lakes
  • personal consultation and fishing tips from your dedicated hosts
  • boat and motor (Type of boat based on group size – Please ask us for details)

    3 Nights: $480 per adult
    4 Nights: $580 per adult
    5 Nights: $685 per adult
    6 or 7 Nights: $865 per adult

ATVing Vacation Packages 

ATV Meal Plan$150 per day per adult 


  • accommodations in our Lakeview Suites or Lakefront Cottages
  • full hot breakfast (choose from the menu)
  • bagged lunch and snacks
  • 3 course supper
  • Satellite TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • local trail maps

ATV Modified Meal Plan$125 + HST per person/per night

  • accommodations in one of our Lakefront Cottages
  • 3 course dinner OR full hot breakfast and bagged lunch
  • Satellite TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • local trail maps

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Attractions & Things To Do Pick

MacLaren Art Centre / Barrie

MacLaren Art Centre

The MacLaren Art Centre is Simcoe County’s regional public art gallery.

The MacLaren Art Centre is the regional public art gallery serving the residents of Barrie, the County of Simcoe and the surrounding area. The Gallery has a permanent collection of 27,408 works of art and presents a year-round programme of contemporary art exhibitions, education activities and special events. Features like free self-guided activities for families, free exhibition tours, gallery guides for adults and children in French and English, and interactive iPads in the galleries that expand on the exhibitions are just a handful of reasons the MacLaren is an ideal tourist destination for all seasons. The MacLaren is housed in an award-winning building in downtown Barrie. This architectural landmark combines a renovated Carnegie library with a contemporary addition designed by Siamak Hariri of Hariri Pontarini Architects. The complex includes multiple galleries, an education centre, a sculpture courtyard, Gallery Café and Gallery Shop. The MacLaren is a visual arts centre that adds to the social, creative and economic fabric of this community; it is a central meeting place, a destination for visitors from across the province, and a catalyst for downtown revitalization, contributing to the success and vitality of Barrie. 


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Ontario Tourism Destination of the Week

Haliburton Highlands

Haliburton Highlands Tourism Destination

The Haliburton Highlands include a unique topography of rolling hills, rock cuts, crystal clear waterways and exceptional woodlands.  You will not want to miss all of excitement between amazing outdoor adventures, arts & culture experiences and spectacular delights for foodies.  Located a short 2 ½ drive north of the GTA, we invite you to discover the natural beauty of the Haliburton Highlands.  Visit myhaliburtonhighlands.com or follow us on Facebook (/Haliburton.Highlands) and Twitter @VisitHaliburton.  Search #MyHaliburtonHighlands for more!

Hike Haliburton Festival
Take part in Canada’s largest hiking festival. September 22-25, 2016  

Registration now open! Learn more


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