Prince Edward Island is a gem that makes the perfect place to go for a special getaway, without leaving the Maritimes. The size of the island makes it perfect for a day trip or you can spend weeks exploring the island for a wonderful Mother-Daughter Getaway. Check out the 15 ideas below for fantastic Mother-Daughter Getaways in PEI.
Swept Away Cottages Getaway from it all when you book a cottage in the countryside. Relax in luxury chalets and get ready for exciting adventures. Explore what Cavendish and the surrounding areas have to offer with one of their special packages. Enjoy a day on the Water with their Fun on the Water Package or visit Sandspit Cavendish Beach and Ripley’s Believe It or Not with the Family Fun in the Sun package.
40 Simpson Mill Road, Cavendish
Fireworks Feast & Inn at the Bay Forturne
Enjoy classic, yet innovative farm to table Fireworks Feast cooked in 25 foot brick-lined, wood-burning Fire Kitchen and spend the night at the inn located in eastern PEI on the south shore of the Northumberland Straight. set amongst 48 acres of seaside serenity. Leisurely explore organic farm, gardens, whimsical grounds and walking trails.
Sample Canada’s Food Island
The perfect getaway for foodies, this 3-day package explores the best food in Charlottetown. Spend the days checking out the city and PEI National Park, and relax for the night at the Charlotte’s Rose Inn. Make sure that you bring your appetite.
11 Grafton Street, Charlottetown
Taste your way around North Shore
Get ready for amazing food when you check in to The Gables. Taste your way along the North Shore. Stop at culinary highlights including The Blue Mussel Cafe, The Mill and The Pearl along the way. In your room, there will be a mini Glasgow Glenn Gouda wheel and crackers for you to enjoy.
10 Schoolhouse Lane, Stanley Bridge
Red Shores Racetrack and Casino Hear the roar of the crowd and feel the thundering of hooves for an unforgettable experience. Located near Charlottetown’s Waterfront, Red Shores Racetrack and Casino is PEI’s only Casino. Test your luck, watch the races or enjoy a meal in the beautiful dining room.
58 Kensington Road, Charlottetown
Go Horseback Riding
At PPH Farms
Just a 10-minute drive from Charlottetown is PPH Farms. Meet the horses and get ready to hit the trails. Relax on the guided trail tour as you take in the spectacular scenery. The gentle horses and the expert guides will make this a memorable mother-daughter outing.
260 Maceahern Road, Mount Herbert
Along Brundenell River
See the Brundenell River like never before when you enjoy a relaxing trail and beach ride. Brundenell Riding Stables offers rides every hour and a half from 9:30 am to dusk. They also offer private trail rides, so you can enjoy some special Mother-Daughter time together.
235 Brundenell Island Blvd, Brundenell River Provincial Park
Sandspit Amusement Park Want ideas for spending a day with your young girls? Spend a day at PEI’s classic amusement park. Experience the over 40-foot drop off the Cliffhanger and get a bird’s eye view of the area from the top of the Ferris wheel. Test your skills at the old fashioned games and enjoy some tasty carnival treats.
8986 Cavendish Road, Route 6, Cavendish
Rise and Climb Adventure Course
Climb high into the trees or keep your feet planted on the ground at Rise and Climb Adventure Course. Get ready for a day packed with action. Can you climb all three levels of the big course and are you daring enough to zip down the zip lines?
52 Erin Court. Cornwall
See a show at The Confederation Centre of Arts
Covering an entire city block, a visit to The Confederation Centre of Arts can take a whole day. Anne of Green Gables – The Musical is a ‘must-see’ and is Canada’s longest-running musical. The five theatres always have a show taking place. The Art gallery showcases local and national artists.
145 Richmond Street, Charlottetown
See The Island Wineries
Often called Canada’s Potato capital, PEI also grows other produce, including grapes. PEI is home to many great wineries creating uniquely flavoured wines. Hop into the van and enjoy the six-hour tour around Prince Edward Island to wineries and other remarkable locations around the province.
Making a Memory with Mommy & Me
Treat yourself to some “Me Time” and unwind at a relaxing spa In PEI.PEI is home to some luxury spas that offer revitalizing spa treatments and speciality packages that you will love. Many spas offer a relaxing time for mom and daughter under 12 years old. Don’t worry if your daughter is older, because there are many great packages and you can even create a customized package that will please both of you.
Have a Beach Day at Basin Head Day Park
Find out if the “singing sands” really sing by spending a day at Basin Head Park. The white sandy beach is a wonderful place to relax and get a tan or beach comb to see if you can find shells. Being a popular beach, there is an ice-cream stand, a canteen and a picnic area to enjoy.
318 Basin Head Road, Souris
Plan a Unique Adventure
Plan the ultimate Island vacation filled with unique experiences exclusive to Prince Edward Island. From building your own sandcastle, to sleeping in a lighthouse, sailing on a traditional Chinese junk boat and exploring a Bottle Village, there is no shortage or exciting adventures to be had all across the province.
Cycle around Eastern PEI One of the best ways to see PEI beautiful landscapes is by cycling. Head to The Inn at St. Peters to start your adventures. The package comes with bicycles rentals, trail map and a night stay at The Inn.
1668 Greenwich Road, St. Peters Bay
Hit the Slopes at Mark Arendz Ski Park
Hit the slopes at PEI’s only downhill ski hills for a girls day out. Great ready for a snow day that is packed full of fun activities like skiing, tubing, fat biking, and snowshoeing. The fun doesn’t stop in the summer because the trails become a mountain bikers paradise featuring a 22km single track.
1800 Route 13, Brookvale