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Recognized as a top travel destination by Travel + Leisure magazine and Lonely Planet, Canada is home to sophisticated cities, charming historic towns, and undeniable natural beauty. The second largest country in the world, Canada sits at the top of North America above the United States and is known as the ‘Great White North’ for its vast, wintery terrain and northern location.
Of the country’s 13 provinces and territories, Ontario is one Canada’s most beautiful-and popular regions. Located in east-central Canada bordering the Great Lakes and the United States, Ontario is home to Ottawa, the country’s historic capital, and Toronto, Canada’s largest city and Ontario’s sophisticated provincial capital. Other popular cities in Ontario include Hamilton, set on Lake Ontario, and Windsor, located on the Detroit River just across from Detroit, Michigan.
Luxury Ontario: Big Cities, Small Towns
The diverse province of Ottawa offers delightfully charming smaller towns and villages as well, including Stratford, which is famous for its eponymous festival and thriving theatre and art scene. Want to get in touch with nature? Rent or even buy a Muskoka lakeside cottage for unforgettable family summer vacations. Cottage country is home to hundreds of lakes and is perfect for the ultimate in boating and outdoor fun.
Whether you are looking for the best destination in Canada for an active family vacation, are searching for luxury real estate or vacation rentals, or live here already, let LuxuryOntario be your personal guide to the best luxury hotels and resorts, shopping, food and drink, real estate, and things to do in Ontario, Canada.
The Best Muskoka Coffee Shops & Cafés
Contributor Hanna Dykstra takes a tour around Cottage Country in search of the best Muskoka coffee shops and cafés. Here’s what she found
Muskoka’s Unbeatable Miss Supertest III
Contributor Andrew Wagner-Chazalon shares the history and heritage of Canada’s fastest speed boat, Muskoka’s very own Miss Supertest III
Top Luxury Muskoka Resorts & Hotels
Contributor Kim Kerr-Dearsley shares her love of cottage country Ontario with this list of the top luxury Muskoka resorts and hotels
The Top Muskoka Golf Course Holes
Golf Pro Doug Wilson asks his friends and colleagues to share details of their favourite Muskoka golf course holes and why they’re the best in cottage country
That ‘Other’ Muskoka – Marvellous Lake of Bays
Long-time Muskoka cottager and now resident, real estate agent Dee Dee Weiland shares a few of her favourite things about marvellous Lake of Bays Ontario
The Top Luxury Muskoka Cottage Rentals for 2022
In this exclusive guide to luxury Muskoka cottage rentals, Contributor Gina Baksa shares our pick of the top places to stay in cottage country in 2021
Muskoka’s Luxurious Deerhurst Resort
Built in 1896 by Charles Waterhouse, an immigrant from England, Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville has been around for more than 125 years
Etwell Concert Series in Huntsville
The Etwell Concert Series Brightens Cottage Country Music Scene in the heart of Muskoka Ontario every summer
The Top Restaurants in Huntsville Muskoka
The Top Restaurants in Huntsville & Great Places to Eat in Cottage Country Muskoka
Best Cafés & Coffee Shops in Huntsville Muskoka
Contributor Hanna Dykstra visits the best café’s and coffee shops in Huntsville and the Lake of Bays in search of Muskoka’s best cuppa joe…