Meaford, Ontario, Canada Accommodations

Accommodations in Meaford

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The SpaceWe understand the importance of eating a healthy diet even when you’re traveling. While breakfast is not included, you are welcome to use our kitchen facilities for all of your meals if you’d rather eat at home than eat in restaurants during your stay. There may even be times when we surprise you with breakfast! With use of the fully equipped kitchen and a variety of both indoor and outdoor living areas, Bella Vista is your home away from home. Guests use Bella Vista as a base for exploring Southern Georgian Bay, as a stopover on the Circle Tour of the Great Lakes, or as a destination where weddings, retreats, meetings, workshops, and other events are held. Bella Vista can easily hold workshop and meeting sizes of 12 people, as well as outdoor weddings of up to 50. Bella Vista offers a range of accommodations, from private rooms with ensuite, to the Blue Room with private bath. It's a chance to connect with others exploring our little piece of Heaven. The Blue Family Room is truly affordable, whether you are a single traveler or a couple. It has a double bed, with a private bath across the hall. Facing the backyard, it is very quiet. Please see our separate listings for our private rooms with ensuite: the Panorama Suite or the Cottage Suite. Guest AccessComplimentary parking available. Linens and towels provided. Bicycle storage is available. Interaction with GuestsInteraction with the other guests and with the host depends on you and what you want! There is plenty of space to have privacy if wished, and lots of room to mingle too. The NeighborhoodSituated on the brow of the Niagara escarpment (a UNESCO biosphere reserve), Bella Vista has a glorious panoramic view of Georgian Bay and the Niagara Escarpment, and appears worlds away. Yet, it is surprisingly close to all the amenities of our lovely area and all the activities offered: Sports/Outdoor Activities: summer - kayaking, canoeing, fishing, sailing, boating, horseback riding, hiking, mountain biking, cycling, swimming, zip-lining, rock-climbing, spelunking, golfing; winter - skiing (downhill and cross country), snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and more. Culture: Meaford Hall is renowned for concerts and live theatre that are on a par with Toronto's. There is a wide diversity of music festivals nearby, such as Summerfolk, Elvis, Eclectic Electric, Jazz, and Guitar Festivals. Or visit an Aboriginal Pow-wow. Wineries: We have two award winning wineries locally, Coffin Ridge Winery and Georgian Vineyards. Visit their winery and have a wine tasting, paired with appetizers! Breweries: We now have our own local microbrewery (Killannan Brewery) which only sells to local restaurants. Or take a tour of the Creemore Brewery in Creemore. Restaurants: We have several restaurants in Meaford, and surrounding region, which serve everything from gourmet to pub food, to raw vegan. Other Activities: Visit an alpaca farm, go to the spa, or relax in the Scandinavian baths at Le Scandinave Spa. Take a cooking class, or participate in a wellness retreat. Visit an artist or even take an art class. The options are endless! To make it even more attractive, Bella Vista has partnered with many of these venues to give you discounts. What better way to make your stay even more enjoyable??? After a long day of activity, unwind back at Bella Vista and relax with a glass of wine in the gazebo or courtyard and watch the sun go down. Enjoy some S’mores and music around a bonfire in the evening (weather permitting). Approximate travel times to various places and activities: The beach in Meaford -5 minutes Bruce Trail access – 5 minutes Snowmobile Trail access – 1 minute Blue Mountains -15 minutes Owen Sound - 30 minutes Wasaga Beach – 40 minutes Sauble Beach – 50 minutes Tobermory – 1.75 hours Toronto - 2 hours Niagara Falls - 3 hours Algonquin Park (west gate) - 3 hours Sudbury - 4 hours. Getting AroundThe Greyhound Bus goes to and from Toronto each day at reasonable hours and rates. Bicycles are available for rent locally for the duration of your stay. Bella Vista offers complimentary guest parking for those driving. Shuttles to and from activities/events are available at an added cost. Other Things to NoteThere are two friendly, well-trained dogs (Bella and Turbo) present who function as our "doggie doorbells". They are kept separate from the inside guest areas. However, you may encounter them outside. Access to the guest areas is through the front door facing the Bay.
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Excellent
63 reviews
2br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceWhether you want to relax, fish or swim in the summer, visit an apple orchard and take in the beautiful colours in the fall, or ski in the winter, Birch Meadow Acres has the perfect place for you to stay while you take in one of these wonderful experiences. We offer accommodations for up to 6, in our two bedroom vacation rental. The cottage has a fully equipped kitchen including fridge, stove & microwave, dinning area, living room with propane fireplace, a four piece bath, and an outdoor hot tub. We understand that each client is looking for that perfect vacation getaway place, to create wonderful lasting memories, we think that we can offer you just that place! Guest AccessBed linen and pillows are provided. Towels are NOT provided, please be sure to bring your own. Interaction with GuestsWe are available throughout your stay if you have any questions or concerns and will provide a contact number upon booking. The NeighborhoodMeaford has many activities throughout the year for you to enjoy, including a Canada Day Celebration, Scarecrow Invasion, Apple Harvest Craft Show, Friday Farmers Market in the summer months, performances at Meaford Hall & great restaurants, just to name a few. For the ski enthusiast, there are many hills to explore within a short driving distance from the cottage, including Beaver Valley and Blue Mountain. There are many other activities close by, such as snowmobile or snowshoe rentals, Bike rentals, spas etc. let us know what you are interested in doing during your stay, and we would be happy to assist in helping to provide you with information. Looking for a great girls weekend? Our cottage is perfect for this, we can maybe even hook you up with some pampering on site, ask us how. Getting AroundThere is no public transit in Meaford, however, there is a Taxi service if you need it. Other Things to NoteAt Birch Meadow Acres Cottage Rental, we are focused on providing clean, comfortable and functional vacation accommodations, at affordable prices. We provide the highest levels of customer satisfaction & we will do everything we can to meet your expectations.
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The SpaceRomantic get-away? Family retreat? Skiing? Snowboarding? Biking? Scenic hiking? Rock climbing? Swimming? Sweet nature escape? Blue Mountain adventure? Whatever your passion may be, this apartment is well suited for you! This new, fully renovated apartment is conveniently located only 15 minutes away from Blue Mountain. Close to the water, trails, and all other amenities. Offering a secluded one bedroom retreat located within walking distance to the water and the beautiful Georgian Trail. Apartment can comfortably accommodate 4 people, one queen and one double reclining sofa (futon) available. The apartment and nearby area is a nature lover’s paradise and its location gives it good privacy. The open concept living room area is warm, and fully equipped with a gas fireplace, heated floors, couches, air hockey table, foosball table, bumper pool table, and satellite plasma TV. The modern kitchen is fully outfitted with a stove, dishwasher, refrigerator, microwave and plenty of cupboard and counter space. It includes a dining table that seats 6. The apartment has 2 sleeping areas. The main bedroom has one queen bed, and features a large closet and lots of storage space. Sleeping area 2 is adjacent to the dining area, and includes a couch that can converts into a futon. The bathroom, adjacent to the main bedroom, has a large glass shower, toilet and sink. The towels and linens are provided. The BBQ access. For the foodies in the group, Meaford, Collingwood and Thornbury restaurants are located only minutes away. Golfers? You are conveniently located within walking distance to the Lora Bay golf club. For those seeking a beach experience, the fine beaches, Christie Beach is at your disposal and Wasaga Beach and Sable Beach are only a short drive away, for lots of summer time fun. If you enjoy cycling or jogging, the area will not disappoint. The nearby back country gravel roads are hilly, cross many streams and tree canopied stretches of roads. If you are looking for a secluded setting, this property will meet all your needs. This is a modern apartment that has all the convenience of home. Rent it by the week, perfect for any season!
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Good
29 reviews
3br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceReally cozy country feel, in the town of Meaford. End of a dead end street. HUGE back yard. Fire pit. Forested hill. You have peace and privacy, but can walk down town. Georgian Bay, hiking, restaurants, and culture all close by. Originally built as a barn over 160 years ago, converted to home in the 1940's. Completely updated, but maintains old charm. 2 full bathrooms, washer and dryer, BBQ, stereo. Outdoor fire pit with 10 Adirondack chairs and wood. You may have to buy some fire wood, the fire wood on site is just from the property and not that good - though that is what I use. All bedrooms on top floor. 2 bedrooms with queen beds, 1 bedroom with 3 single beds. Laundry in basement where there is plenty of room for storage. Guest AccessYou are renting the entire home and property. Make sure we are in touch before your rental to find out how to get the key. Interaction with GuestsText me with any questions The NeighborhoodSee the guidebook for location. Meaford Hall Arts & Cultural Centre Beautiful Joe Heritage Society The Leeky Canoe Restaurant Ted's Range Road Diner Meaford Golf Course Meaford Factory Outlet The Town of the Blue Mountains Blue Mountain Resorts, Georgian Peaks Ski Club, Apline Ski Club, Craigleigth Ski Club Scenic Caves Nature Adventures Raven Golf Club at Lora Bay The Georgian Trail Getting AroundPark right in front of the house, in front of the living room window. The drive way beside the house is the neighbours.
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3br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceLongwood House is a century farm house nestled into the Niagara Escarpment south west of the villages of Meaford and Thornbury Ontario. This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom brick home sits at the end of a long driveway that cuts into a hill historically known as Scotch Mountain. Complete privacy awaits you as you settle in for a weekend, week or month long stay. Upstairs there are two bedrooms with king sized beds, 1 bedroom with a single bed and a sitting area with a single pull out bed to accommodate a total of 6 people comfortably. Each room is furnished with an eclectic mix of antiques found in the area through local farm auctions. The upstairs bathroom has a stand up shower, toilet and sink. There is also a small desk in the sitting area that is great for using your laptop. The house while not having a TV, is equipped with wireless internet throughout so feel free to bring your laptop to play your movies. There is also a bluetooth Bose player that connects easily to your phone or computer plus another portable iPod/phone dock for additional music. During the winter the main source of heat is a wood stove - there is plenty of wood and it's easy to operate. There is also a washer and dryer, dishwasher and microwave in addition to the stove and fridge. Downstairs you will be amazed by the amount of light that floods the house as we have slowly opened up the once small rooms to create a large living room that flows into a full dining room that flows into the farm kitchen. Open shelving, a huge farm sink and butcher block counters are the perfect place for gathering after winter and summer activities. The dining room is furnished with press back chairs and a harvest table that has been in this house for close to 100 years. There is a propane fireplace in the dining room to add the perfect touch in the winter months. The living room boasts a large wood stove, linen slip covered oversized couch and love seat and huge coffee table. All of the windows look out into the trees and yard space that surround the property. Off of the living room is a front porch that is perfect for cocktails in the later summer afternoon sun. Attached to the dining room on the other side of the house is a completely screened in porch with another harvest table and chairs that's perfect for summer entertaining. Outside of the screened porch is more seating and a large propane BBQ. All around the house are century pines, lilacs and wild apple trees. Perennial gardens flower all summer and are filled with birds and butterflies. Wild Turkeys, rabbits the odd ground hog and Deer often come to visit in the early morning or at dusk. Touching the property to the south are acres and acres of apple trees that are spectacular in their spring bloom and then again in late summer, early fall as they are loaded with apples. There is a seasonal stream that runs along the property that can be heard from the bedroom windows in the evening - perfect to fall asleep to! This house is located in an amazing area that is world renowned for its sailing, the crystal clear waters of Georgian Bay (hidden "local" beaches are 10 minutes away by car) hiking (the house sits on the Niagara Escarpment and is a stones throw from the Bruce Trail) Skiing (private and public hills are 20 minutes away) shopping (Thornbury boasts some of the best shops and restaurants in the area) Antiques (there are always auctions, sales and plenty of stores to keep you busy) There are plenty of farm markets - one just about every day of the week, artists galleries (Clarksburg - 20 minutes away - boasts the areas top artists in a collection of 5 galleries) There are spectacular views of Georgian bay as you drive around, cycle or hike OR... your can simply sit under the shade of the trees enjoying a glass of wine and a good book! Guest AccessGuests have access to all the features of the house including the BBQ, washer/dryer, dishwasher, and wireless internet. Interaction with GuestsI, or the property manager will be available 24/7 for support. I hope to be there at the start of your rental to show you through the property and answer questions. If not our good friend will do the honours. The NeighborhoodGrey County is a perfect mix of rural, quiet country roads, endless skies and crystal clear Georgian Bay and the cultural mini hubs of places like Thornbury or Collingwood that offer the best of both city living and country simplicity. This area is a haven for cyclists, hikers, skiers and foodies. Getting AroundLongwood House is on a quiet paved road outside of Meaford Ontario - a car is a must. We are 2 hours north of Toronto, 30 minutes west of Collingwood and 10 minutes from Georgian Bay. Other Things to NoteWaiting for you will (email hidden) for all the appliances or fixtures in addition to area maps, tips on places to eat, swim, hike etc. etc. We want you to feel that Longwood House is your weekend or vacation home.
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2br Home/Apartment
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Executive Apartment in Meaford. Fully furnished, Wifi CATV, in suite laundry. This 1000 sq ft apartment has high ceilings, two bedroom, luxury bathroom and kitchen. This is rented on a weekly basis 7 days. Call for other lengths of stay.
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3br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceGuests have the option of making their own breakfast and other meals because there are cooking facilities in each apartment. The space is large and private and quiet. Lots of free parking. Pets welcome. We have a dog run. Each apartments has a living room with flat screen satellite t.v. and WIFI. Smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors in each apartment. Queen bedroom in each apartment. Westwind also has 2 single rooms. Gallery has a double futon in the living room. We have a cot for the extra person. There is another 2 piece bathroom in the foyer. Slippers available. The apartments are thoroughly cleaned after each use and rugs steamed. The bedding is washed and duvets and pillows aired out. The entire area is sprayed with a disinfectant after use. No harsh chemicals are used in cleaning. Guest AccessGuests can walk throughout the property with respect to the owners' residence. The Bruce Trail backs onto our place. Guests can cross country ski and snow shoe in winter, hike and stroll in the summer. Swimming in Georgian Bay is 15 min. away. We also have a canoe which can be taken out to The Little Lakes 10 min. away. The area is lovely and we encourage guests to enjoy it. Interaction with GuestsWe believe in allowing guests privacy unless they wish to discuss or ask questions. The NeighborhoodGorgeous, quiet, nature, lots of space, friendly neighbours. The village is around the corner. Getting AroundA car is a necessity. Other Things to NoteWe welcome pets for an additional cost of $5 per night. We also encourage guests to check in between 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Later check ins are discouraged but we can accomodate them if necessary. Check out is 11:00 a.m. or earlier. Earlier check ins can be arranged.
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4br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceThe apartments are located above a barn which is not used to house animals. We are on a horse farm and the horses are always in pastures. Each apartment is large and has cooking facilities and private bathroom(s). Our locations boasts fresh air, lovely rolling land, the Bruce Trail, nearby small towns etc. GALLERY SUITE: 1 large queen bedroom, living room with double futon, satellite t.v., WIFI, private bathroom, kitchenette with microwave, fridge, toaster, coffee maker, kettle, sink, dishes, electric fry pan, slow cooker, dining area. $110 per couple for 2 days or more and $125 for one night only, $30 additional person. WESTWIND SUITE: 3 bedroom, 1 queen bedroom, 2 single bedrooms, living room with leather furniture, satellite t.v. , WIFI, separate office with large desk, fully equipped kitchen (stove, fridge, dishwasher, dishes etc., private bathroom with spa shower. Both can accomodate up to 5 people using a single cot. Pasture views. $110 per couple for 2 or more night and $125 for one night only; $30 each additional person. Babies are free for both apartments. Horses $15 per day in pasture. No dogs, no cats but we do have Tip to Tail boarding for both nearby (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN). Guest AccessGuests can walk the 140 acres and hike on the adjoining Bruce trail. The facility is totally independent so privacy is insured. Snow shoes and a toboggan are available but need to be spoken for ahead of time. Lots of parking. Dress suitably for the weather and the conditions. Interaction with GuestsWe understand that guests appreciate their space and their privacy but we are available for inquiries. We would appreciate check in up till 6:00p.m. but if need be, please discuss options with us. The NeighborhoodThe neighbourhood is very quiet and picturesque with abundant wildlife. Birds in the summer are numerous and throughout the year deer can be spotted as well as other small critters. In the winter with the snow occasionally a deer will be seen and winter birds.The village of Walters Falls is around the corner with a fine restaurant and an Inn as well as a snack shop. Restaurants in Thornbury and Collingwood are plentiful and varied and there are fine restaurant also in the other towns. Getting AroundA car is a necessity. A bike as a supplement is fine as we have accomodated bicycle riders often. The small towns like Meaford , Thornbury, Markdale and Chatsworth are within 15-20 min. drive. Collingwood and Owen Sound are about 30 min. The drive is clear of traffic and very enjoyable as the scenery is outstanding. Other Things to NoteEach apartment is equipped with a queen bed. The Westwind has two single bedrooms as well. The Gallery has a fold out double futon. A cot is available for an extra person. Satellite flat screen t.v. and dvd player in both. Gallery has a kitchenette, Westwind a full kitchen. We are on a septic system. You can relax and hike on the ranch or take a short drive to the Beaver Valley for canoe trips, Blue Mts. for Scandinave Spa, zip lines, caves etc., swim in Meaford at Memorial Park or take an under an hour drive to Sauble or Southampton Beach or Wasaga Beach. Explore the art galleries of Clarksburg, have a coffee in Thornbury, visit Williamsville for Mennonite cooking, or the Range Road Diner for a different eating experience. Walters Falls around the corner has beautiful falls, a great Sunday brunch and serves large portions in their restaurant for dinner. Longer stays should book Westwind with full kitchen facility. We are not a hotel but we maintain utmost standards in cleanliness however we do not iron the bedding or wash it in harsh chemicals. Bedding is washed after every use and the apartments are thoroughly cleaned and sanitized. Towels are provided. Dishes are in both units. The furniture is comfortable for guests to sit back and relax with a glass of wine and a good movie on the t.v. or visit the Walters Falls Spa or Scandinave Spa, go to the beach in the summer or ski in the winter. There are groomed cross country and snowmobile trails nearby. You can snow shoe on our ranch. We have 2 pairs of snow shoes to lend. WIFI available. Westwind has a new Sealy Posturepedic mattress.
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The SpaceWe understand the importance of eating a healthy diet even when you’re traveling. While breakfast is not included, you are welcome to use our kitchen facilities for all of your meals if you’d rather eat at home than eat in restaurants during your stay. There may even be times when we surprise you with breakfast! With use of the fully equipped kitchen and a variety of both indoor and outdoor living areas, Bella Vista is your home away from home. Guests use Bella Vista as a base for exploring Southern Georgian Bay, as a stopover on the Circle Tour of the Great Lakes, or as a destination where weddings, retreats, meetings, workshops, and other events are held. Bella Vista can easily hold workshop and meeting sizes of 12 people, as well as outdoor weddings of up to 50. Bella Vista offers a range of accommodations, from private rooms with ensuite, to the Blue Room with private bath. It's a chance to connect with others exploring our little piece of Heaven. Bella Vista’s Cottage Suite is perfect for those with mobility issues or who would like to have their own space. It has a queen-size bed and ensuite bathroom and is located on the main floor. Please see our separate listings for our other rooms. Guest AccessComplimentary parking available. Linens and towels provided. Storage for skiis, snowboards, and bicycles provided. Interaction with GuestsInteraction with other guests and with the host depends on you and what you want! There is plenty of space to have privacy if wished, and lots of room to mingle too. The NeighborhoodSituated on the brow of the Niagara escarpment (a UNESCO world biosphere reserve), Bella Vista has a glorious panoramic view of Georgian Bay and the Niagara Escarpment, and appears worlds away. Yet, it is surprisingly close to all the amenities of our lovely area and all the activities offered: Sports/Outdoor Activities: summer - kayaking, canoeing, fishing, sailing, boating, horseback riding, hiking, mountain biking, cycling, swimming, zip-lining, rock-climbing, spelunking, golfing; winter - skiing (downhill and cross country), snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and more. Culture: Meaford Hall is renowned for concerts and live theatre that are on a par with Toronto's. There is a wide diversity of music festivals nearby, such as Summerfolk, Elvis, Eclectic Electric, Jazz, and Guitar Festivals. Or visit an Aboriginal Pow-wow. Wineries: We have two award winning wineries locally, Coffin Ridge Winery and Georgian Vineyards. Visit their winery and have a wine tasting, paired with appetizers! Breweries: We now have our own local microbrewery (Killannan Brewery) which only sells to local restaurants. Or take a tour of the Creemore Brewery in Creemore. Restaurants: We have several restaurants in Meaford, and surrounding region, which serve everything from gourmet to pub food, to raw vegan. Other Activities: Visit an alpaca farm, go to the spa, or relax in the Scandinavian baths at Le Scandinave Spa. Take a cooking class, or participate in a wellness retreat. Visit an artist or even take an art class. The options are endless! After a long day of activity, unwind back at Bella Vista. Relax with a glass of wine in the gazebo or courtyard and watch the sun go down. Or enjoy some S’mores and music around a bonfire in the evening (weather permitting). Approximate travel times to various places and activities: The beach in Meaford -5 minutes Bruce Trail access – 5 minutes Snowmobile Trail access – 1 minute Blue Mountains -15 minutes Owen Sound - 30 minutes Wasage Beach – 40 minutes Sauble Beach – 50 minutes Tobermory – 1.75 hours Toronto - 2 hours Niagara Falls - 3 hours Algonquin Park (west gate) - 3 hours Sudbury - 4 hours. Getting AroundThe Greyhound Bus goes to and from Toronto daily. Bicycles are available for rent locally for the duration of your stay also. Bella Vista offers complimentary guest parking for those driving. Shuttles to and from activities/events are available at an added cost. Other Things to NoteThere are two friendly, well-trained dogs (Bella and Turbo) present who function as our "doggie doorbells". They are kept separate from the inside guest areas. However, you may encounter them outside. Access to the guest areas is through the front door facing the Bay.
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1br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceThis is a unique location right in the heart of main street in one of the historic downtown buildings. This apartment is in a quiet building, with a cosy space and very welcoming. Rental is weekly only 7, 14, 21 days. If your plans don't fit into that please call. Guest AccessWe have supplied a fully equipped self contained apartment with linens full kitchen, WIFI and CATV/DVD for your pleasure. The NeighborhoodThe 1 bedroom apartment is located on the 1st floor on Sykes Street in Meaford. The location is suitable for couples and families with small children. There are 22 steps to this Apartment. This is a lovely neighbourhood with many life long residences who are warm and hospitable. It is with in walking distance to the harbour, many restaurants and theatre. Getting AroundNone available
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The SpaceWe understand the importance of eating a healthy diet even when you’re traveling. While breakfast is not included, you are welcome to use our kitchen facilities for all of your meals if you’d rather eat at home than eat in restaurants during your stay. There may even be times when we surprise you with breakfast! Bella Vista is a great base for exploring this 4-season paradise in Southern Georgian Bay. Or stay enroute as you visit other areas of the province. We are positive you will love our Bella Vista as much as we do! With use of the fully equipped kitchen and a variety of both indoor and outdoor living areas, Bella Vista is your home away from home. Guests use Bella Vista as a base for exploring Southern Georgian Bay, as a stopover on the Circle Tour of the Great Lakes, or as a destination where weddings, retreats, meetings, workshops, and other events have been held. Bella Vista can easily hold workshop and meeting sizes of 12 people, as well as outdoor weddings of up to 50. Bella Vista offers a range of accommodations, from private rooms with ensuite, to the Blue Room with private bath. It's a chance to connect with others exploring our little piece of Heaven. Bella Vista’s spacious Panorama Room is perfect for those who would like a lot of private space, or who have a family. It has a king-size bed, a futon, and ensuite bathroom. It's name speaks volumes in that it has sweeping views of Georgian Bay and the Niagara Escarpment from its 5 windows. For our other accommodation, please see our separate listings for the Cottage Suite and the Blue Room. Guest AccessComplimentary parking available. Linens and towels provided. Bicycle and ski storage is available. Interaction with GuestsInteraction with other guests and with the host depends on you and what you want! There is plenty of space to have privacy if wished, and lots of room to mingle too. The NeighborhoodSituated on the brow of the Niagara escarpment (a UNESCO biosphere reserve), Bella Vista has a glorious panoramic view of Georgian Bay and the Niagara Escarpment, and appears worlds away. Yet, it is surprisingly close to all the amenities of our lovely area and all the activities offered: Sports/Outdoor Activities: summer - kayaking, canoeing, fishing, sailing, boating, horseback riding, hiking, mountain biking, cycling, swimming, zip-lining, rock-climbing, spelunking, golfing; winter - skiing (downhill and cross country), snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and more. Culture: Meaford Hall is renowned for concerts and live theatre that are on a par with Toronto's. There is a wide diversity of music festivals nearby, such as Summerfolk, Elvis, Eclectic Electric, Jazz, and Guitar Festivals. Or visit an Aboriginal Pow-wow. Wineries: We have two award winning wineries locally, Coffin Ridge Winery and Georgian Vineyards. Visit their winery and have a wine tasting, paired with appetizers! Breweries: We now have our own local microbrewery (Killannan Brewery) which only sells to local restaurants. Or take a tour of the Creemore Brewery in Creemore. Restaurants: We have several restaurants in Meaford, and surrounding region, which serve everything from gourmet to pub food, to raw vegan. Other Activities: Visit an alpaca farm, go to the spa, or relax in the Scandinavian baths at Le Scandinave Spa. Take a cooking class, or participate in a wellness retreat. Visit an artist or even take an art class. The options are endless! After a long day of activity, unwind back at Bella Vista. Relax with a glass of wine in the gazebo or courtyard and watch the sun go down. Or enjoy some S’mores and music around a bonfire in the evening (weather permitting). Approximate travel times to various places and activities: The beach in Meaford -5 minutes Bruce Trail access – 5 minutes Snowmobile Trail access – 1 minute Blue Mountains -15 minutes Owen Sound - 30 minutes Wasaga Beach – 40 minutes Sauble Beach – 50 minutes Tobermory – 1.75 hours Toronto - 2 hours Niagara Falls - 3 hours Algonquin Park (west gate) - 3 hours Sudbury - 4 hours. Getting AroundThe Greyhound Bus goes to and from Toronto at reasonable hours and rates. Bicycle rentals are available locally for the duration of your stay. Bella Vista offers complimentary guest parking for those driving. Shuttles to and from activities/events are available at an added cost. Other Things to NoteThere are two friendly, well-trained dogs (Bella and Turbo) present who function as our "doggie doorbells". They are kept separate from the inside guest rooms. However, you may encounter them outside. Access to the guest areas is through the front door facing the Bay.
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Excellent
3 reviews
4br Home/Apartment
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This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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3br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceThe Harbour Cottage is located in the heart of Meaford. This is a 4 season home. You are close to everything yet if you want to do absolutely nothing you can. You can enjoy activities like skiing, golf, cycling, hiking, paddle boarding, Kayaking, scenic caves for zip lining, beaches along Georgian Bay, spa for relaxation. Lora Bay and several golf courses are close by. However, if you just want to relax as soon as you park your car you can walk everywhere! The home is located by the Meaford Town Hall where you can catch plays and live music You can also walk to the Museum and sandy beach. . Guest AccessGuests are close to the LCBO, Grocery Stores, The Meaford Museum, Meaford Town Hall, Restaurants and of course they are right across from the Harbour! Interaction with GuestsWe do not live on the property. We will be there to welcome you and if you need anything else we can assist. This is your time to relax! The NeighborhoodWe love living right across from the Meaford Harbour because it's so peaceful and tranquil. You can watch the sailboats go by or swans and ducks. It's one of the quietest harbours on Georgian Bay. You are so close to everything! If you want a cottage out in the woods this is not it! This cottage and home is close to everything you want for a weekend away. Forgot your milk. No problem you can walk to the store. Need an extra bottle of wine. Not a problem you can walk to the LCBO. It's amazing to be right on the water and be able to walk everywhere in town. This is a great family home that is close to everything and as a mother I love that a hospital is in town. It gives you peace of mind. Getting AroundOnce you park your car you won't be in it until you go home! Biking, kayaking all the rentals are right in town and they drop it off for you! You don't need to do any work! Other Things to NoteThis is a 4 season rental cottage property and you will need to bring sheets, blankets, towels and toiletries etc.
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3br house
    Start your day savouring your morning coffee and enjoying the sunrise in the sunroom of this 1700 square foot bungalow on the shores of Georgian Bay. This fully winterized and air-conditioned home in the waterfront community of Meaford offers 120ft of Georgian Bay shoreline for you and your family to enjoy. The fully equipped kitchen sits on the water side of the cottage and is on the main floor. It is furnished with a sit-in bistro table to accommodate two people and has access to the sunroom and deck.You will feel like you’re dining Al Fresco without those bothersome bugs as you dine at the full size dining table in the sunroom. If it’s a picnic you prefer then amble through the landscaped yard to the picnic table at waterside and enjoy the breezes off the lake while you eat.You can even roast some hot dogs over the open fire in the fire pit on the shore. Adjacent to the kitchen you will find the living room with fireplace. Enjoy family chats around the gas fireplace on those cooler evenings. The living room also has convenient access to the sunroom. On the main floor you will also find 3 bedrooms, each with a double bed to comfortably accommodate a family of 6.There is a 4 piece bathroom on this floor with tub/shower, sink and toilet. The basement or lower floor is a completely finished den. This spacious room is the perfect location for the kids to play or for the family to watch their favourite programs on the 29” Satellite TV. For convenience, there is also a 3 piece bathroom on this level. Meaford is centrally located in the Georgian Triangle right in the heart of apple growing country. Enjoy a picnic while you watch the sailboats in the picturesque parklands surrounding the scenic Meaford Harbour. There are lovely beaches in the area where you and your children can enjoy a refreshing swim in the pristine waters of Georgian Bay. If you love biking, Meaford is at the west end of the 34 kilometer Georgian Trail which runs from Meaford to Collingwood and end your day with a night of entertainment at the newly renovated Meaford Hall Arts and Cultural Center where you can enjoy art shows, concerts and summer theatre.   Additional amenities include: coffee maker, tea pot, mop, pillows, dishes, curtains, pots and pans, broom, fire pit, cutlery, benches at water, sunroom, cleansers, vacuum, clothes line, tassimo, blankets, refrigerator freezer. Start your day savouring your morning coffee and enjoying the sunrise in the sunroom of this 1700 square foot bungalow on the shores of Georgian Bay. This fully winterized and air-conditioned home in the waterfront community of Meaford offers 120ft of Georgian Bay shoreline for you and your family to enjoy. The fully equipped kitchen sits on the water side of the cottage and is on the main floor. It is furnished with a sit-in bistro table to accommodate two people and has access to the sunroom and deck.You will feel like you’re dining Al Fresco without those bothersome bugs as you dine at the full size dining table in the sunroom. If it’s a picnic you prefer then amble through the landscaped yard to the picnic table at waterside and enjoy the breezes off the lake while you eat.You can even roast some hot dogs over the open fire in the fire pit on the shore. Adjacent to the kitchen you will find the living room with fireplace. Enjoy family chats around the gas fireplace on those cooler evenings. The living room also has convenient access to the sunroom. On the main floor you will also find 3 bedrooms, each with a double bed to comfortably accommodate a family of 6.There is a 4 piece bathroom on this floor with tub/shower, sink and toilet. The basement or lower floor is a completely finished den. This spacious room is the perfect location for the kids to play or for the family to watch their favourite programs on the 29” Satellite TV. For convenience, there is also a 3 piece bathroom on this level. Meaford is centrally located in the Georgian Triangle right in the heart of apple growing country. Enjoy a picnic while you watch the sailboats in the picturesque parklands surrounding the scenic Meaford Harbour. There are lovely beaches in the area where you and your children can enjoy a refreshing swim in the pristine waters of Georgian Bay. If you love biking, Meaford is at the west end of the 34 kilometer Georgian Trail which runs from Meaford to Collingwood and end your day with a night of entertainment at the newly renovated Meaford Hall Arts and Cultural Center where you can enjoy art shows, concerts and summer theatre.   Additional amenities include: coffee maker, tea pot, mop, pillows, dishes, curtains, pots and pans, broom, fire pit, cutlery, benches at water, sunroom, cleansers, vacuum, clothes line, tassimo, blankets, refrigerator freezer.
    chalet
    3br chalet
      Executive waterfront chalet for rent. Located on desirable street 15 miniutes to ski hills. Beautifully finished, open concept. Main level has cathedral ceiling with extensive windows to view the Bay; floor to ceiling stone gas fireplace. Den/bedroom has a queen pullout. Master offers views to water, ensuite and walk-in closet. Second bathroom on main level for guests. The lower level is a full walk-out with many windows and lots of light, electric fireplace, 2 bedrooms, full bath and large family room. Fully equipped kitchen with island and situp bar. Large, private treed lot; lots of decking; new gas bbq. Ideal for 2 mature couples. No smokers or pets. Fine restaurants and shopping nearby. Downhill and x-country skiing; snowshoeing; skidooing Snow removal, wifi, sat tv, LD Ontario telephone included. $6000 per month. THIS PROPERTY IS AVAILABLE FOR A 3 MONTH RENTAL ONLY. Located on the shores of Georgian Bay, this private, well-treed waterfront property is 2 hours from Toronto, and one hour from Barrie. Situated on the outskirts of the town of Thornbury, it provides quick access to groceries. liquor, pharmacy, shops, boutiques and fine restaurants. The Georgian and Bruce trails are close by for hiking, snowshoeiing and x-country skiing. A 10 minutes drive brings you to the ski slopes of Craigleith, Georgian Peaks and Interwest's Blue Mountain.
      house
      5br house
        Enjoy cottage-life in comfort and at an affordable price, in the outskirts of the charming town of Meaford! This year-round vacation home, with its private salt-water swimming pool, is located across the road from beautiful Georgian Bay (there are 2 small beaches within a 10-minute walk) and is within the immediate vicinity of numerous professional golf courses (Meaford, Lora Bay, Blue Mountain, Scenic City, etc), local vineyards, The Bruce Trail, and a short drive to: Thornbury, Georgian Peaks, Blue Mountain village, and Scenic Caves, Wasaga Beach and Sauble Beach. The house boasts 5 large bedrooms (the master-bedroom having an ensuite bathroom and sunroom) which can accommodate up to 10 people, livingroom, diningroom, TV-room (with gas fireplace), eat-in kitchen, and 3 bathrooms - all beautifully furnished. Laundry facilities and dishwasher. Too cold to swim in the bay? No problem! In the large and private backyard you can enjoy the salt-water swimming pool and Weber BBQ among beautiful landscaping. There is no view INTO this area of the property - it is completely private! From the front of the property, the house has partial views of the bay and the rippling of the water of Georgian Bay can be heard at all times! The location is a popular vacation retreat with beautiful homes and gardens. The area is perfect for all types of outdoor activities - both on land and on the bay! The house sleeps 8 people but can accommodate 10 very comfortably. Meaford is a 2-hour drive from Toronto's Pearson International Airport. Shuttle services operate between the airport to the neighbouring cities of Owen Sound and Collingwood. Pick-up can be arranged from there. The house is located just a 15 minute walk from downtown Meaford and on a quiet street that runs along Georgian Bay. The neighbourhood very safe and is adorned with beautiful homes. It is a lovely neighbourhood for walking, cycling, and enjoying beach-life on the bay. Recreation and excursions in the area: Scenic Caves (3o minute drive from Meaford) (website: hidden) Coffin Ridge Vineyard (20 minute drive from Meaford) (website: hidden) Meaford Golf Club (5 minute drive from the house) (website: hidden) The Bruce Trail (website: hidden) Lora Bay Golf Course (10 minute drive from the house) (website: hidden) Blue Mountain Village (30 minutes from Meaford) (website: hidden) Tobermory (Bruce Peninsula) (2 hours from Meaford) (website: hidden) The Georgian Trail
        cottage
        3br cottage
        • Pets Allowed
        **** PLEASE NOTE: check your SPAM folder and settings to ensure you receive the replies we send you via this FlipKey interface. ***** Set in the beautiful Grey Highlands of Ontario, north of Beaver Valley and 15 min drive to Georgian Bay, Ebenezer Schoolhouse is secluded and private while a mere 10-15 minutes to towns of Thornbury, Meaford and Markdale. It was built in 1872 and was an active school until 1967, then turned into a home in 1972 with many upgrades since then. Whether you want to soak in the hot tub while star-gazing, hiking the Bruce Train, skiing, swimming, spa-ing, antiquing, wine and cheese tasting or dining in amazing local fare restaurants, Ebenezer offers all a beautiful and cozy stay. The kids love it and it is a gorgeous setting. REMEMBER to check your SPAM folders and sometimes replies from the FlipKey sight may get caught and you may not receive them - it would be sad to miss booking with lovely Ebenezer Schoolhouse. Have a great day. The family. Beautiful sunset and vistas. On a secondary dirt road so very private. Due to the altitude 1100 above sea level, the light is beautiful. front of property is lined in lilac bushes, rolling hills and clumps of old and varied forests. Close to wonderful food, swimming in Georgian Bay, hiking, fishing, golf, skiing, snowshoe, spas, lots of nature, flora and fauna. Antique and country markets, fresh farm foods, boutique town of Thornbury and actvities at Blue Mountain, including Sweedish spa waters and more. A lovely part of Ontario We are located in the lovely Grey Highlands, Just north of Beaver Valley and Part of the Niagara Escarpment. Conveniently located 10 in from Thornbury, Markdale and Meaford.
        Home/Apartment
        5br Home/Apartment
        • Wifi
        • Pets Allowed
        • Parking
        • Swimming Pool
        Lovely home with spacious gardens and salt-water pool located at Georgian Bay. This home offers privacy and generous living space both indoors and out. GEORGIAN BAY is just across the road and can be seen and heard from the property. Private pool.
        Home/Apartment
        3br Home/Apartment
        • Wifi
        • Parking
        The Space... it's the laid back atmosphere, where the time stops ... and family and friends gather together. Almost a Century-Old Minnie Hill School House is nestled on Rolling Hills of Grey County on the outskirts of small towns of Meaford & Thornbury. Built in 1917 the School House with its original Bell Tower welcomed many kids up to mid-1970. Back then, boys and girls entered school separately through 2 entrances, one from South side, second one from North. Today, both entrances make interior space still accessible from outdoors. Its original "School Room" houses today's Spacious Living & Dining Rooms where original black chalk boards exhibit colourful creations by kids and adults alike. Soothing interior décor relaxes the mind and offers pristine landscape views all-year-round. Fully equipped Country-Style Kitchen and outdoor propane barbecue allow preparing yummy family feasts. Rustic Cabana Seating overlooking 2.75 acres of luscious greens provides a perfect backdrop for outdoor entertainment and tranquillity. Enjoy a bonfire and star gazing at night ... you might see a shooting star. Sleeping at the School House: … "Modern Rustic" … Exposed brick bedroom with Queen-size bed with views of green grounds with mature trees & a private walk out to a deck. … "Dreamy Oasis" … Bedroom with Queen-size bed ... for those who need complete darkness to take rejuvenating sleeps. … "The Barn" ... Simply furnished attic bedroom with 2 Single beds … where adults revisit their childhood dreams and kids just love sleeping in. The 4-piece bathroom has antique claw tub with a shower, toilet, sink and basket with towels. There is no TV. You're welcome to use an original school desk for creative writing or working on your laptop. Concrete In-floor heating in Bedroom next to the kitchen and electric baseboard heating supplements propane fireplace heating in Living/Dining area in winter months. Triple brick walls will keep you cool during warm summer months. When coming in May/June, you'll smell beautifully scented lilacs ... in June/July, you might be lucky to enjoy sweet & sour organic cherries that grow in the garden surrounding the School House. For more fresh organic produce, bread and protein, visit any of the many farmers' market stores along Hwy 26 ... best way to get there is bicycle or car. Oh, and one of the many locally made pies is a must! ... Thornberry Pie and Sour Cherry Pie are my favourites. Guest Access"me casa, su casa" ... welcome & enjoy entire School House, its grounds, outdoor Cabana seating and propane barbeque. Interaction with GuestsI'll do my best to meet the guests at the School House upon their arrival and go over all details. While I won't be present during your stay, I can be reached 24/7 to answer questions and/or take care of anything needed. The NeighborhoodAlmost a Century-Old Minnie Hill School House is nestled on Rolling Hills of Grey County on the outskirts of small towns of Meaford & Thornbury. It is under 12 km to the beaches of Thornbury & Meaford (8.5km), groceries, farmer's markets and local sought after eateries & galleries and 30.5 km drive to the Blue Mountain Village with its ski hills, restaurants, bars & many shops. Just past Blue Mountain Village is well known Scandinave Spa. Guests enjoy hiking, cycling, fishing, golfing, skiing, antique & art shopping, many summer/winter festivals nearby and also doing sweet nothing all! Getting AroundWalk, cycle or drive ... There is ample parking space on the grounds and also separate storage for bicycles. Other Things to NotePreferred pricing is available for skiers wishing to rent any of the bedrooms on continuous basis during Dec-April ski season. Depending on your stay, special discounted rates will apply and will be set at the time of each individual booking ... Please ask me about details. 3 night minimum is required on all long weekends. For filming and any other special inquiries, please contact me to discuss. Summer Guests: When planning to go to the beach, please bring your own beach towels.
        Home/Apartment
        Excellent
        33 reviews
        8br Home/Apartment
        • Wifi
        • Parking
        The SpaceThe main lodge offers 8 bedrooms with twin beds in each for accommodation for 16 guests, a fully equipped kitchen for self catering and a large comfortable lounge area for relaxing at the end of the day. A separate building with floor to ceiling windows offers the perfect natural lighting and space for workshops or seminars. The retreat is neither a bed and breakfast nor a hotel, but a cost effective accommodation option for large groups. We provide the bedding and invite our guests to bring their own food and do their own cooking to keep their cost down, using the full suite of kitchen amenities provided by Maple Sweet, including 2 induction/convection ranges, 2 refrigerators & freezer, microwaves, dishwasher, BBQ and hot charcoal smoker. We provide all of the cookware, dishes and serveware. Catering can also be available through local businesses should guests not wish to participate in the self catering option. We have recently added a 58" Smart TV as well as a Karaoke system for indoor entertainment or unleash your competitive side with a board game and bring back memories from your childhood. Bring your bikes or skiis or just go for a walk or a snowshoe in our 40 acre forest. Enjoy the quiet of the country around a campfire, the dark nights and a sky full of stars. Ideal for family reunions, week-end retreats or ski, cycling or hiking adventure get aways. Guest AccessGuests will have full access to the dormitory and surrounding land including the forest. The barn is currently off limits. Our on farm store featuring locally made yarn and alpaca products from our own alpacas is open during limited hours or by request. Interaction with GuestsOur permanent residence is on the property, however in a separate building so you will have lots of privacy. Please relax and make yourselves at home. We can be easily contacted by cell phone for questions or assistance during your stay. The NeighborhoodOur retreat is located within a short drive to Meaford, Owen Sound and Collingwood for shopping or restaurants. There are several local wineries in the area as well as an entrance to the Bruce Trail a short distance from the picturesque Beaver Valley. Skiing, biking or a day at one of the beaches make a perfect mini vacation. Getting AroundA car is required as we are located in the country, but there is very little road traffic making it a perfect cycling destination. Other Things to NoteAll bed linens and all kitchen amenities including a BBQ and "Pit Barrel Cooker" will be provided, however guests must bring their own towels and toiletries. Take a moment to visit our on farm store featuring locally made unique products made from our own alpaca fibre.