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Weekend Road Trip from Toronto to Muskoka

Updated: Sep 13, 2023

Travel an hour and a half north of Toronto to Muskoka

Are you looking for a weekend getaway from Toronto where you can escape the hustle and bustle of the city? Travel an hour and a half north of Toronto to Muskoka, and discover an idyllic retreat in the heart of nature with Rawley Resort. Whether you want to relax with a revitalizing spa treatment, explore the great outdoors, feast on locally inspired cuisine, or unwind in a luxury suite, we have something for everyone! 

Traveling from Toronto to Muskoka

Hit the road and drive from Toronto to Muskoka for a weekend getaway surrounded by nature. If you are looking for a destination to stop and stretch your legs along the way, we recommend making a pit stop in Barrie! 

Take a stroll at Arboretum Sunnidale Park or Centennial Park and take in views of Lake Simcoe and Kempenfelt Bay. Or stop in for a unique brew at Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery in downtown Barrie! After exploring this charming town, hop back on the highway and drive 30 minutes north to the beautiful Rawley Resort!

Arrive at Rawley Resort

Begin your Ontario weekend getaway at Rawley Resort and take advantage of all the amenities of our historic property. Utilize our pool, stroll through lush gardens, soak in the terrace hot tub, relax in the sauna, and take in scenic water views from the Lighthouse observation deck. 

Then reserve a revitalizing session at our on-site spa and enjoy local fare at our Lighthouse45 Restaurant for an additional fee. Everything you need for a relaxing weekend is taken care of at Rawley Resort!

The Spa at Rawley Resort

Take your weekend getaway relaxation to the next level by booking a treatment at The Spa at Rawley Resort. Choose from treatments like massages, facials, bodywork, reflexology, waxing, and medical skin care. Experience a tranquil space for healing your mind, body, and soul with our talented spa technicians. 

The Lighthouse45 Restaurant

Enjoy delicious dining at The Lighthouse45 Restaurant during your stay at Rawley Resort. Take in picturesque views of the Georgian Bay on the Waterside Patio or enjoy the sounds of live entertainment at the Piano Bar & Lounge. We host live entertainment on most Fridays and Saturdays throughout the summer. No matter when you visit, expect a menu of locally curated delights for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 

Bespoke Experiences

Let us help you explore Port Severn and the Muskoka area with our bespoke experiences. From private boat voyages on the Trent-Severn Waterway to exploring hiking trails, there are plenty of ways to get out and explore everything our region has to offer. Find more travel ideas for your getaway on our blog page!

Muskoka accommodations

Experience the finest in retreat indulgence during your Toronto to Muskoka weekend getaway with our spacious suites, walk-out terraces, or waterside lofts. Our Resort Standard Suites features a room for two guests, an electric fireplace, a kitchenette, and a balcony. Or elevate your stay with our two-story Waterside Lofts overlooking the Georgian Bay. Browse all of our Muskoka accommodations and plan the perfect getaway with Rawley Resort today!

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