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Family Fun in Ontario Cottage Country: Top 4 Destinations
Ontario’s Cottage Country is a haven for families seeking unforgettable adventures and cherished memories. With its stunning natural landscapes and abundant recreational opportunities, its various regions offer the perfect setting for a family getaway.
Modular Construction for Efficient Cottage Building in Villages Port Elgin
Located in the charming region of Saugeen Shores, Villages Port Elgin is the newest addition to Great Blue Resorts, providing an alternative for those seeking a longer stay in Ontario cottage country: four season resort cottage providing all-year round living.
Villages Port Elgin: Year-Round Lake Huron Cottages
Located in the picturesque region of Saugeen Shores, Villages Port Elgin offers a unique and highly sought-after alternative to the cottage country experience in Ontario: a year-round, four-season cottage resort lifestyle.
Beauty by the lake: Where to find stellar sunsets, cool shops and sweet treats in Saugeen Shores
Port Elgin and surrounding area within the Saugeen township was recently featured in the Toronto Star including the top must-stop spots for visitors.
How to Winter-Proof Your Resort Cottage
FOR OUR GREAT BLUE RESORT COTTAGE OWNERS: Follow these helpful winterizing tips & tricks for a good Winter and an even better Spring! Remove all food items, even dried foods & canned food Remove bottled water, pop, beer, and wine Place steel wool around all water pipe openings under sinks Remove all liquids, such […]
Budget-Friendly Alternatives to Traditional Cottage Ownership.
Introducing to the New Way to Cottage in Ontario. According to a recent article in the Globe & Mail, sales in Ontario’s cottage country have slowed. This is no surprise as real estate prices in cottage country like Muskoka and the Kawarthas are only slowly showing signs of coming down from their record peaks. Some […]
Vacation is all about reducing stress, not adding to it.
Two years after the coronavirus outbreak, life is beginning to return to normal. With pandemic-related travel restrictions a thing of the past, everyone is eager to get out and see the world again. Unfortunately though, if you’ve been watching the news lately, you’re bound to have second thoughts. Line-ups appear to be the name of […]
Cottage country real estate is skyrocketing. But there’s still an easy way to get there.
Owning a cottage is the quintessential Canadian dream for many families. However, that dream is becoming less and less feasible as the real estate market continues to soar, pushing prices beyond the reach of average families. According to a recent article published in the Toronto Star, the average price of a single-family home in Ontario’s […]
Want to save up to $400 on your Great Blue Resort cottage getaway in 2022? Let us show you how with the new Ontario Staycation Tax Credit
Planning a family cottage vacation this year? Not sure if it fits within your budget? Looking to make your hard-earned money go even farther? Look no further than Great Blue Resorts with nine great cottage resorts to choose from across Ontario’s top cottage country areas. Renting a resort cottage for a week or more makes […]
Golfing 101: Bellmere Winds’ Pro Has Tips to Improve Your Score
Line your feet up, prep your driver and get ready to lower your score with Bellmere Winds Golf Resort’s Pro, Steve Kostoff. Global News Reporter Caley Bedore recently visited Bellmere Winds on the coast of Rice Lake in the Kawarthas for a lesson with Steve! Watch the full video below to snag a few tips […]
THIS SUMMER’S TOP 3 MUST-TRY FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES TO ENJOY WITHIN A SHORT DRIVE FROM YOUR GREAT BLUE RESORT
Ontario’s cottage country offers so much to do, it would be a shame not to head out and experience it all!
HOW TO SAVE THOUSANDS ON AN ONTARIO RESORT COTTAGE; THIS SUMMER ONLY!
You have a few ways to spend your Summer: you can stay inside in the air conditioning, you can spend time in a public pool OR you can buy a resort cottage in some of the most sought after cottage country locations in Ontario