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4 Cool Spots Near Ottawa That Are Perfect For A Weekend Getaway

Spring is in full swing, so it’s time to pack your bags and head off for the weekend! Looking for somewhere unique to check out with your SO or best friends? These four spots are perfect for your next escape.


Everyone knows Prince Edward County is home to amazing wineries and a great brewery scene. This vintage motel has been completely reinvented into a dream-like escape in the heart of it all. For good vibes and a unique experience, head three hours away to Picton, one of Ontario’s best warm vacation spots. You can customize your package to include mimosas, breakfast in bed, charcuterie, rosé truffles, massage oil, and more.



Escape to Lake Superieur with the whole family at Suites-Sur-Lac, a resort that has summer vacation down pat. Their suites offer up to 3,000 square feet of comfort, a full kitchen and barbeque, multiple bedrooms and bathrooms, and access to a gym, pool, tennis and volleyball courts, paddleboards and boats, bonfires and more. It has something for everyone in the family, right in the heart of the beautiful Laurentians.



Hop over the border to New York, just under two hours away, to this perfect oasis alongside the St. Lawrence River. With a riverside patio, seafood restaurant, and the scenic 1000 islands region at your fingertips, you won’t be bored for a minute you’re there. This destination is the perfect way to experience the 1000 islands regions in the summertime.



This resort, nestled lakeside in the Laurentians, is host to breathtaking views. It’s two hours away, and welcomes romantics, foodies and outdoors lovers alike. Relax in one of their fireplace suites, take a trip to the Nordic spa, or choose one of three fine dining options all on site. The resort is situated near three lakes, with tons of activities to get you on the water. It’s the perfect weekend destination for those looking to getaway to nature.

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