Whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway or a week-long vacation spot, these cute cotty’s will for sure satisfy your relaxation needs. I know what you’re thinking, cottage trips equal far distances and high expenses. However, these little havens are all less than 3 hours away and so reasonably priced! Wouldn’t you like your morning cup of coffee with an amazing view? The obvious answer is yes, so check these places out!
COZY HOUSE NEAR THE LAKE
Location: Whitby | Price: $66 per night
Have a cozy, intimate getaway at this location for two! Take a winter stroll along the frozen lake or around the friendly neighbourhood. This place is close to all types of entertainment options – shopping, movie theatres, restaurants, you name it! You also have access to a private sauna! Are you booking your trip here yet?
Location: Collingwood | Price: $76 per night
Head up to Collingwood and stay in this modern, waterfront condo! It’s just several minutes away from Blue Mountain Resort – where shopping, skiiing/snowboarding, and restaurant options are in abundance! This place will keep you cozy for as long as you’re staying, as long as you keep the gas fireplace on!
COTTAGE ON MUSKOKA RIVER
Location: Bracebridge | Price: $90 per night
Winter season at this cottage is definitely something you’d see in a movie! It’s close to 3 waterfalls on the Trans Canada Trail and one of the best places for some scenic hiking. This place is also minutes away from downtown Bracebridge, keeping you close to all central attractions in the Muskoka area. It also has a four seasons dining room on the porch so you can enjoy all your meals with the best view!
Location: Bracebridge | Price: $90 per night
If you need a true city getaway, this no-wifi cabin is perfect for you. The place will help you unleash your inner explorer, as you’ll probably crave a nature walk daily while looking at this beautiful scenery. Enjoy snowshoeing and skiing at local conservation areas, head to Algonquin Park for dog sledding, or Huntsville for downhill skiing! You’ll be having so much fun you’ll forget all about your Twitter feed.
Location: Parry Sound | Price: $90 per night
There’s no place like home, but this place will make you feel like it is! This one bedroom guest suite is perfect for nice, intimate weekend away from the hustle and bustle of Toronto. You can enjoy the patio and fire pit if you feel like some fresh air, or stay indoors and binge-watch your fav show. Whatever idea of relaxation you have, this place is will accommodate! Did we mention coffee and tea is complimentary here?!
ASHBOURNE WOODS COTTAGE
Location: West Grey | Price: $95 per night
Live in a winter fairy-tale at this humble abode! This place is the perfect opportunity to unwind and enjoy the secluded area! You can take in the amazing scenery on the balcony that overlooks the woods below, hike up and down the trails nearby, and even ski down hills that are lined with maple trees. This is a true Canadian experience!
MUSKOKA BAY RESORT
Location: Gravenhurst | Price: $98 per night
Get the most bang for your buck at this trendy spot! This is made for the person who wants to get away but still feel the comfort of home. It’s modern interior is very reminiscent of Toronto homes, just with a different view! Winter activities options are never ending – whether you want to go snowshoeing, cross country skiing, tobogganing or snowmobiling, this place has it all! Rated one of the top 10 golf resorts in Canada, there’s no doubt your stay will be anything less than fantastic.
OCEAN PEARL LUXURY SUITE
Location: Whitby | Price: $99 per night
Don’t worry if your not the woodsy-type of person, this place will satisfy you! This suite can accommodate up to 6 of your friends or family, so you’ll feel anything but secluded here. In addition, this suite is super close to the 401 which is the route to any mall or restaurant you desire!
Location: Rosseau | Price: $119 per night
Okay, is this not one of the coolest locations you’ve seen?! Your stay here will probably be one of the most peaceful experiences you’ll ever have. Cozy up by the fire in the wood burning stove and maybe say ‘hey’ to a friendly moose passing bye (if you’re lucky!) Explore all 20 acres at this magical farm and see wild animals roaming freely. We hope you’re a cat person, because you’ll be rooming with Maggie and Lucas (the owner’s friendly cats.)
THE FARM ON OLD NORTH ROAD
Location: Huntsville | Price: $121 per night
This place is your new winter goals! The farmhouse can hold up to six people, so get all your buddies to pitch in and road-trip to this beautiful home for the ultimate getaway. Enjoy your stay in this home that’s nestles on 3 acres of land and just five minutes away from skiing and skating destinations! As if it already wasn’t amazing, breakfast is also included!
(Photo by DAVID via AirBnB)