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 itch that makes us all want to get away 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 beach houses in Ontario.
Shoreline Beach Estate // Port Colborne
Cost Per Night: $253
Nestled on the shores of Lake Eerie is this adorable little beach house that's perfect for a weekend getaway. It comes with it's own private sandy beach, has a TV in every bedroom, air conditioning throughout the house, and beach themed decor!
Lake House // Haldimand
Cost Per Night: $153
This cozy little lake house sits on the shores of Lake Eerie and has it's own private beach! It's super close to Hamilton and Toronto making it the perfect escape from the city. This house comes with air conditioning, a TV, a fireplace, cable and more!
Cabin Setting In The Woods // Caledon
Price Per Night: $145
Though this spot doesn't quite have a beachfront, it does have it's own private, bright turquoise pond hidden in the woods! It literally looks like something out of a fairytale. It's located right near Orangeville and is the perfect place for a serene escape to a natural oasis.
Haven Waterfront Cottage // Tobermory
Price Per Night: $174
This is the perfect cottage getaway for a weekend escape. This charming lakefront cottage has 3.5 bedrooms, a sandy beach that sits on the shores of Warner Bay, and tons of fun activities to enjoy indoors and outdoors. They have chairs to watch the sunset on the beach and a waterfront dock!
Sandy Bay Front Beach House // Tiny
Price Per Night: $124
This cozy family beach house sits right on the sandy shores of Georgian Bay! It's a modern home with 3 bedrooms, an outdoor jacuzzi, 2 decks, all electronic amenities, and views of the stunning sunsets from the beach!
The Country Retreat // Prince Edward
Price Per Night: $325
This adorable country retreat home literally looks like a piece of heaven on Earth! It has a huge main cottage that sleeps 10 people plus a newly renovated chalet that sleeps 6. Both buildings have access to their private beach, outdoor deck, hammocks and so much more.
The Boathouse // Golden Lake
Price Per Night: $123
If you're looking for a cozy, simple getaway with your S/O this little boathouse on Golden Lake is the perfect place to stay. This spot is ideal for anyone who loves stargazing next to a cozy, roaring fire and enjoying some laughs and good times. There's tons of nature hiking trails nearby as well.
Luxury Custom Cottage // Woodland Beach
Price Per Night: $401
If you're a lover of nature, this luxury cottage is the ideal spot for you to getaway for a weekend. This modern cottage sits just steps away from a private beach on Georgian Bay. It has 5 bedrooms, a large backyard with a fire pit, a BBQ, and a drive away from tons of fun outdoor activities in the area!
A-Frame Cottage // Tiny
Price Per Night: $160
This small A-frame cottage is the perfect place to get away in the quiet forest. The A-frame main cottage has 3 bedrooms plus they have a bunkie made out of a shipping container that has a cozy spot to take a nap or read a book. They also have a deck jacuzzi and are a short walk from 7 different beaches in the area.
Waterfront Lake House // Prince Edward
Price Per Night: $169
This serene lake house is located near Picton on the shores of South Bay. Their beautifully designed home sits on 4 acres of land with 400 ft of waterfront. You'll be a short drive from provincial parks, wineries, and fine dining restaurants but once you get to this adorable farm-style lake house you probably won't ever want to leave!
Little Mexico Cottage // Georgina
Price Per Night: $509
Sitting on the sandy shore of Lake Simcoe is this cozy cottage that has Mexico vibes. They have beautiful gardens, an outdoor deck with seating, a small beach area a large dock and so much more! The little town of Georgina has tons of fun activities to indulge in as well.