From Bruce to Barrie, Ontario's romantic getaways offer something for
everyone on Valentine's Day
TORONTO, Jan. 25 /CNW/ - Chocolates, red roses, greeting cards - more
than half of Canadian men don't bother thinking outside the
(heart-shaped) box on Valentine's Day.
This year, the snowy landscapes of Ontario beckon, offering plenty of
ideas and locales for couples looking to escape from their romantic
rut. In the spirit of amorous adventure, Bruce, Grey and Simcoe
Counties offer the following Top 10 picks sure to start some sparks and
get the home fires burning.
Get out of the doghouse with a romantic dogsled ride in some of Central
Ontario's most picturesque winter wonderlands. You will be the leader
of the pack as you mush through snow laden trails and forests amongst
locations including Copeland Forest, Moonstone, Horseshoe Valley,
Collingwood and even your own private property.
Get pampered at Le Scandinave Spa
Nestled among the trees of Blue Mountain, Le Scandinave Spa offers just
the right amount of TLC to make you both feel like a million bucks.
Outdoor Scandinavian baths, Finnish saunas and massages will leave you
relaxed and glowing - just in time for an evening of romance.
Cozy up at Rainbow View Farms
Inject some old-fashioned romance into Valentine's Day by cuddling up to
the one you love in a horse-drawn sleigh ride at Rainbow View Farms in
Barrie. Enjoy the view of the forest in winter - and each other as you
snuggle under a cozy blanket to keep warm.
MacGregor Point Provincial Park YURT
For couples with a sense of adventure, winter camping at Bruce's
MacGregor Point Provincial Park can't be beat. To keep warm all you'll
need is each other, and a heated tent-like structure called a "yurt",
equipped with bunks, table and chairs, electric lighting and heat, as
well as a barbeque onsite for cooking. This intimate experience is
heart-warming for sure.
Carriage Ridge Resort at Horseshoe Valley
This Valentine's Day, experience a winter rendezvous with your
significant other, without the hefty price tag. In addition to
oversized suites, Jacuzzi tub and a fireplace that will warm your
toes, the snow laden forested trails and rolling hills that surround
this property offer up one of the most romantic landscapes Central
Ontario has to offer. Delicious dining and a variety of outdoor
activities make this a must-do getaway.
Warm up at Cobble Beach
Turn up the heat by cozying up to your partner at the intimate Cobble
Beach resort, located just a few hours north of Toronto, off the shores
of Georgian Bay. This 10-room property offers guests the charm and
feel of a country estate with the amenities of a high-end hotel.
Luxurious offerings include sumptuous suites, a full spa, and fine
dining - the perfect way to stay warm on those cold winter nights.
Chantry Breezes B&B
Whether your Valentine's plans include staying in or going out, Chantry
Breezes B&B aspires to create the perfect romantic backdrop. Located
in the picturesque town of Southampton, this quiet getaway offers
quaint charm and old fashioned romance as well as proximity to plenty
of heart warming activities to add to your private to-do list.
Wine and Dine at Sixteen Front
Warm up after a day of playing in the snow with a glass of wine and some
hand- holding across a candlelit table. Located in downtown Orillia's
Heritage District, acclaimed restaurant Sixteen Front offers romance
seeking diners a culinary night to remember, complete with baby grand
piano and much more.
Moonlit Adventures at Scenic Caves
Take your sweetie on a romantic moonlit walk with a twist, by going
snowshoeing after dark across Ontario's longest suspension bridge.
Bound to ignite your romantic and your adventurous spirit, there'll be
no shortage of hand holding as you and your loved one experience the
stunning Niagara Escarpment from above, with 10,000-square-kilmoetre
views of Collingwood and Blue Mountain.
A private lesson for two at Talisman
Fall a little harder (in love) as you and your loved one share a private
ski lesson a deux. For those looking for a romantic snuggle after a
full day of skiing, Talisman Resort Village in Grey County offers cozy
overnight packages, with some rooms offering ski-in, ski-out
alternatives, and balconies facing the slopes.
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