It’s time for a getaway. When it comes to day trips from Toronto, the Merrill House Hotel in Prince Edward County is an ideal choice. This county boasts local wineries, beautiful patios, unique shopping, and now, this charming boutique hotel.
Located just over two hours from Toronto in Picton, Ont., this gorgeous Victorian-style building features amazing hotel rooms, delicious eats, a wine cellar, an outdoor sauna, and more.
Originally built in 1878, this gorgeous place is drenched in history for you to discover while you visit.
There’s also an extensive list of tasty wines to choose from when you dine here.
In fact, Merrill House has the only wine list between Toronto and Ottawa that has won a Wine Spectator Award of Excellence.
Now that’s something to sip on!
If you love French cuisine, then your eyes will surely light up when you take a peek at the Merrill House's menus.
There are a number of scenic spots on-site where you can sit and enjoy your meal or wine, including a chic parlour area, or a dreamy conservatory surrounded by plants.
Dinner is served in three, four, or five courses and will cost $90, $110, and $125, respectively.
According to its website, the Merrill House owners founded the Venezuela Educational and Medical Supply Relief, a charity that relies on funds from the hotel to support children and individuals in need around the world.
Whether you need a spa day, a night in a luxury hotel room, or simply want to wine and dine in the county, this award-winning spot is perfect.
Price: Dinner from $90
When: Open daily by reservation
Address: 343 Main St. E, Picton, ON
Why You Need To Go: You can sip your worries away at this gorgeous Victorian-style hotel in Ontario.