Now that the sunny spring weather has finally blessed us with it's presence it's time to fully embrace the warmth that's arrived in our lives! With spring here and summer right around the corner most of us are starting to get that wanderlust feeling that makes us all want to get out of this city around this time of year.
But if you can't afford to jet off to a far away land this summer, don't worry! A weekend getaway is just as good because you'll be saving TONS of money and don't have the hassle and stress that comes with travel.
Plus, there's tons of place in Ontario that are just as beautiful as somewhere like Bali, Greece or Chile! This summer let's all appreciate the natural beauty we have right here in our own backyards and spend a weekend at one of these relaxing cottages in Ontario.
Lakefront Cottage // Prince Edward County
If you're looking for a luxury lakefront cottage to rent out for super cheap this summer with your friends, this is a great option. They have a pool, a hot tub, and a sauna to relax in! Located in the gorgeous area of Prince Edward County you'll be super close to vineyards and cute towns to explore.
Waterfront Chalet // Kawartha Lakes
This 4 bedroom waterfront chalet located in the Kawartha Lakes area is the perfect getaway from the city. There's 4 bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, sits on a stunning river and is super close to some gorgeous waterfalls!
Luxury Waterfront Retreat // Erinsville
This stunning cottage seems more expensive but if you fill it with 14 people it'll only be $50/night each person! This fully renovated, 5 bedroom home has easy walkouts to the water with a sandy bottom. You can wander through the forest nearby, hang out in the cozy living room and relax outdoors.
Mountain Hideaway // Kimberley
Located on top of the mountain is this large hideaway that is perfect for a relaxing escape from the city. You can spend some time in this secluded oasis or head just 30 minutes away and enjoy tons of activities like zip lining, ATVs, waterfall hunting and more.
Open Concept Lake House // Georgina
This adorable little lakefront cottage has an open concept design with views of the shimmering Lake Simcoe. It's perfect for a relaxing weekend away where you can chill on 50 feet of private waterfront as well as a dock with cozy Muskoka chairs.
Cedar Treehouse // Port Perry
Even though you'll be just outside of Toronto you'll feel like you're thousands of miles away. Spend the night in a stunning heated cider treehouse that comes with several ponds for swimming, a gazebo, fire pits, hiking trails and so much more.
Romantic Cottage Getaway // Golden Lake
This cozy retreat is perfect for a couple looking for a romantic getaway from the city. The log cabin sits right on the water, comes with an indoor fireplace, your own private dock and a shared pool!
Pond Front Cabin // Caledon
If you want to spend a weekend at the most beautiful private oasis in Ontario, this is definitely it. This rustic cabin that fits 4 people sits beside it's own private turquoise pond. You can sit in their tree tent, float on the pond in one of their floaties and paddle boards, and relax indoors.
Waterfront Glamping Nook // Nanticoke
This cozy little glamping nook is the perfect place for a couple looking to get away for the weekend. It sits right on Lake Eerie and comes equipped with all the comforts you'll need. You can relax and watch the sunset in their outdoor hammock, an outdoor BBQ, an indoor fireplace and piano and so much more!
Enchanted Cottage // Orangeville
This stunning cottage is nestled in the Hockley Valley that offers the perfect getaway from city life. There's an indoor fireplace, an outdoor BBQ, a patio an garden to relax on, and more!
Magical Private Island // Kingston
If you love spending time in a completely secluded spot you should definitely book this cheap private island. The island sits on the stunning St. Lawrence River. You can spend your days swimming, boating, kayaking and laying out on their sunny deck!
Beachfront Boathouse // Golden Lake
Spend a perfect cozy getaway from the city at this adorable beachfront boathouse! You can enjoy a fire under the stars in the evenings, hike on the nearby trails, enjoy water activities, and even swim in their pool!