This Mother’s Day, why not create some lasting memories and show her how much you appreciate her with the gift of time together. Here are 10 ideas for unforgettable weekend getaways to celebrate Mother’s Day in Ontario.
Wine & Food Tour
Discover the picturesque region of Prince Edward County! Embark on a delightful day enjoying some of the areas tops wineries and culinary treasures. Join a half or full day wine tour and if the weather is good and your feeling up to it consider taking the tour on bike! For the food lovers, maybe she would like to participate in a hands-on cooking class at a heritage farmhouse. Before leaving pick up a souvenir to remember your weekend together from a local artist or antique shop.
With the tulips in full bloom in Victoria Park and the Hydrangea show along the Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls is the picture-perfect place for a great weekend away. During the day take in the glory of the falls with a one-of-a-kind boat ride or a visit to one of the interactive museums or haunted houses. For the thrill seekers, book a scenic helicopter ride over the falls. The historic McFarland house in Niagara on the Lake host an afternoon tea on the patio and afterwards enjoy some time shopping in the quaint boutiques. Feeling luck? Spend the evening at Fallsview Casino enjoying a live show or gambling. Top off the night with a stop at the falls to view the nightly illumination and weekend fireworks display.
More than just a ski destination, Collingwood offers plenty to do all year round. Enjoy hiking together in the nature trails, a self-guided or escorted culinary tour, get lost in scenic caves, or zip along the treetops. At the Blue Mountain village spend some down time shopping in the unique shops, dining in gourmet restaurants, movies under the stars and live music. For the ultimate in relaxation book a visit to the renowned Scandinavia Spa to enjoy the outdoor baths or a relaxing massage.
Make some Muskoka memories with a golf weekend at the Deerhurst Resort. Two 18 hole courses know for their beauty and play ability, Deerhurst Highlands and Deerhurst Lakeside. Need a break from golf? Enjoy one of the many other activities offered like horseback riding, hiking, treetop trekking and even paintball! At the end of the day enjoy the sweeping lake vistas at the popular Eclipse Dinning Room.
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Relax, rejuvenate and unwind at the beautiful Sugar Ridge Retreat Center near Midland. With sweeping views of the Canadian countryside, this sanctuary allows you time to enjoy the fresh air while you reconnect with yourself and mother nature. Whether you are interested in yoga, meditation or just somewhere quiet to enjoy some quality time together.
Located along the border of New York State and Southeastern Ontario, the 1000 Islands are a sightseer’s paradise. Take a cruise through waters once patrolled by pirates and here the astonishing stories. Spot lighthouses, historic castles, island mansions and wildlife while staying in a waterfront inn, bnb or cozy cottage.
Treat your mom like a star with a glamorous weekend in Toronto. Pamper her from head to toe with a spa make-over, make her feel beautiful with a new outfit in Yorkville and wine and dine her with a gourmet dinner atop the CN Towers rotating restaurant. Now that she’s looking and feeling her best step out on the town and to take in a Broadway blockbuster or Tony award winning musical.
Rebuild your strength, recapture your energy and reflect together on what is truly important in life. St. Anne’s Spa in Grafton allows you to leave your troubles at the door and slip away from the stresses of everyday life into a bathrobe and slippers. Pamper yourselves with a selection of spa services, take a class in the wellness centre, breath in the clean air on the walking trails and indulge in a decadent meal without the guilt.
Excited to be spending the day at @steannesspa with my mom. It's my way to say THANKS for all of her help and support, especially for the past 6 years! Our day started off with some yoga and now we're off to lunch! Make sure to stay tuned and follow along as I 'may' have a fun surprise for you 😝 #SayThanks
Steeped in history and a charming location, St. Jacob’s is a town out of the ordinary with so much to discover. Learn about the history and lifestyle of the Mennonite people, take a horse drawn carriage tour, shop in the largest year-round market for local food or browse the shops in the village for local arts and crafts.
This year from May 12th – 22nd, right in time for Mother’s Day, Ottawa will be hosting their annual Tulip Festival. Come see how our capital city comes alive with gardens in full bloom. Besides enjoying the more than one million tulips there will be many other activities to take part in during this time. Live concerts, cooking demonstrations, walking and bicycle tours, interactive art instillations, fireworks and much more.