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Another World on Lake Simcoe

Historic and completely full-service, The Briars is a one-of-a-kind private lakeside retreat. This is what a resort getaway should be: lush lawns, beautiful gardens, and stunning Lake Simcoe. The Briars has been here for 165 years, long enough to develop a unique and thorough understanding of what it means to be relaxed and entertained. Here, activities come naturally from canoeing and kayaking to yoga classes, guided nature walks and Saturday evening dinner-dances; its Red Barn Theater hosts summer nightly entertainment. You'll also find a par-72 championship golf course, beach and full-service spa, and just the guest room, cottage or private lodge for you and your group. Your ideal Ontario getaway starts right here!

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Cuisine at The Briars. Experience an unforgettable Ontario vacation at this all-inclusive destination. The Briars offers everything you need for a truly full-service getaway, from their spacious accommodations equipped with modern touches to their assortment of activities that will keep everyone entertained. A championship golf course, full-service spa, and much more await at this incredible retreat!
Lounging by the lake at The Briars. Come to Ontario and experience a private lakeside retreat. Wake up each morning to views of Lake Simcoe. Rent a boat or go fish off of the pier or sit back on enjoy a good beach read! This is the perfect destination for your next beach vacation.
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Welcome to The Briars. From guestrooms and studios to two-bedroom cottages, The Briars has a variety of lodging options for couples, families and large groups. Enjoy spacious interiors, fireplaces, refrigerators, and decks that look out onto the garden, lake or golf course. Everything you need for a relaxing and comfortable Ontario vacation awaits right here.
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Amenities
Open Dates
  • All Year
Property Size
  • 90 units
Nearby City
  • Toronto
Nearby Water
  • Lake Simcoe
General
  • Basketball Court(s)
  • Cribs
  • Fitness Center
  • Library
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool
  • Volleyball Court(s)
Room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Coffee Maker
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Whirlpool
Activities
  • Basketball
  • Bocce Ball
  • Horseshoes
  • Live Entertainment
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Shuffle Board
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Beach
  • Biking/Bicycling
  • Canoeing
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Golf Course
  • Ice Fishing
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snowmobiling
Services
  • Shuttle Service
  • A/V Equipment
  • Babysitting/Daycare
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Programs
  • Luggage Hold
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Spa Services
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Group Information

Plan your next group event at The Briars.

Plan your next Canadian group outing at The Briars in Jackson's Point, Ontario. The resort perfectly blends comfortable accommodations, an impressive selection of amenities and activities, and state-of-the-art facilities sure to guarantee an unforgettable event. Indoor and outdoor weddings are easy to plan along the shores of Lake Simcoe. The Briars also specializes in winter weddings if you're looking for something a little more unique. The Great Hall is the perfect spot for a company-wide meeting, or a family reunion reception. Start planning your own event with the helpful staff at The Briars today!

For more information please call +1 (866) 452 - 6610 or Send Inquiry.

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Food & Beverage Averages

Continental Breakfast $12.00
Breakfast Buffet $17.00
Plated Lunch $8.00-24.00
Lunch Buffet $22.00
Plated Dinner $120.00
Dinner Buffet $130.00
Coffee Break $10.00

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Nearest Airports

  • Buttonville Municipal Airport (YKZ) / 31.7 miles
  • CFB Borden (YBN) / 27.8 miles
  • Downsview Airport (YZD) / 40.4 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Packages
Soul Sisters

FIND SOLACE AND SUPPORT, CELEBRATION AND FUN WITH YOUR KINDRED SPIRITS

For friends by heart and sisters of the soul, a special rendezvous for ladies on Lake Simcoe at The Briars is something unique to have and to hold.  

At the heart of every great Briars get-together is our very special Resort Package. It includes accommodation, gourmet dinners, breakfast and all activities programs:  guided hikes,empowering yoga classes and more. Saturday there's dancing and our Soul Sisters have a great time! Package with dinner and breakfast  -  $179 to $225 per person per night.*  

And right now, you can add a Soul Sisters Welcome Basket  to your getaway. Kick off your gathering with house-made treats, bottles of sparkling water,  a bottle of fine VQA wine, cozy robes to wear during your stay and a discount on Spa.  Soul Sisters Welcome Basket -  $89 (perfect for 3 to 4 Soul Sisters) .   

Escape to The Briars to bond, share intimate moments, secrets, and emotions. Celebrate a pre-wedding girls' getaway or maybe a baby shower in splendid surroundings that you won’t soon forget.

Book on-line or call us now to book an unforgettable weekend with your gal pals

Deal Expires

December 31, 2017

Travel Dates
  • January 30, 2017 to December 31, 2017
Terms and Conditions

Our Room Rates also include: - Meals as noted, Wi-Fi, parking, use of facilities and programs - Year-round - indoor pools, whirlpool, sauna; games room, ping pong, billiards, darts; fitness room. Summer - outdoor pools and lake swimming, walking trails, gardens, bikes, tennis rackets, waterfront canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards. Winter bonfire, walking/ski/snowshoe trails and equipment, toboganning. Nearby skating (no charge), snowboarding ($$) - Weekend and Holiday Activities - sleigh/hay rides, guided hikes, yoga, welcome parties, cooking classes , boat cruises, guided expeditions ski/kayak and more. - Check-in 4 pm Check-out noon Promotions: All Resort Fees are included in your rates when you buy directly from us. 5% discount on regular spa treatments. Welcome drinks are included where noted in Activities Programs. Special discount seniors, midweek and on three or more night. Stay one week and your seventh night is free Additional Charge: - 13% HST tax, golf and spa are extra. - Arrival at the resort before noon is additional charge, except if you are arriving in the morning for spa or golf the early arrival charge will be waived. Notes: - Rates are in Canadian Dollars and subject to change. - For price in US dollars, deduct about 20% or see any online converter. - There are no discounts for meals missed from your Plan. - The Briars is not responsible for programs or package elements canceled due to weather or any other circumstances.

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starting at $404 Spring Romance Escape

Say I love you with this romantic getaway at the picturesque and historic Briars Resort. In addition to your accommodation and meals, this package includes a couple’s massage. Reconnect with quality time at The Briars this spring!

From $403.60, per couple, plus tax.

Deal Expires

December 31, 2017

Travel Dates
  • January 30, 2017 to December 31, 2017
Terms and Conditions

Our Room Rates also include: - Meals as noted, Wi-Fi, parking, use of facilities and programs - Year-round - indoor pools, whirlpool, sauna; games room, ping pong, billiards, darts; fitness room. Summer - outdoor pools and lake swimming, walking trails, gardens, bikes, tennis rackets, waterfront canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards. Winter bonfire, walking/ski/snowshoe trails and equipment, toboganning. Nearby skating (no charge), snowboarding ($$) - Weekend and Holiday Activities - sleigh/hay rides, guided hikes, yoga, welcome parties, cooking classes , boat cruises, guided expeditions ski/kayak and more. - Check-in 4 pm Check-out noon Promotions: All Resort Fees are included in your rates when you buy directly from us. 5% discount on regular spa treatments. Welcome drinks are included where noted in Activities Programs. Special discount seniors, midweek and on three or more nights. Stay one week and your seventh night is free Additional Charge: - 13% HST tax, golf and spa are extra - Arrival at the resort before noon is additional charge, except if you are arriving in the morning for spa or golf the early arrival charge will be waived. Notes: - Rates are in Canadian Dollars and subject to change. - For price in US dollars, deduct about 20% or see any online converter. - There are no discounts for meals missed from your Plan. - The Briars is not responsible for programs or package elements canceled due to weather or any other circumstances.

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starting at $235 Spring Midweek Getaways

Getaways aren’t just for weekends! Midweek adventures at The Briars offer you reduced rates on all of our plans with all the fun and relaxation. Enjoy strolls through the wooded trails, savour delicious meals and soak in the sunlit pool!

From $234.60 per couple, plus tax

Deal Expires

December 31, 2017

Travel Dates
  • January 30, 2017 to December 31, 2017
Terms and Conditions

Our Room Rates also include: - Meals as noted, Wi-Fi, parking, use of facilities and programs - Year-round - indoor pools, whirlpool, sauna; games room, ping pong, billiards, darts; fitness room. Summer - outdoor pools and lake swimming, walking trails, gardens, bikes, tennis rackets, waterfront canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards. Winter bonfire, walking/ski/snowshoe trails and equipment, toboganning. Nearby skating (no charge), snowboarding ($$) - Weekend and Holiday Activities - sleigh/hay rides, guided hikes, yoga, welcome parties, cooking classes , boat cruises, guided expeditions ski/kayak and more. - Check-in 4 pm Check-out noon Promotions: All Resort Fees are included in your rates when you buy directly from us. 5% discount on regular spa treatments. Welcome drinks are included where noted in Activities Programs. Special discount seniors, midweek and on three or more nights. Stay one week and your seventh night is free Additional Charge: - 13% HST tax, golf and spa are extra - Arrival at the resort before noon is additional charge, except if you are arriving in the morning for spa or golf the early arrival charge will be waived. Notes: - Rates are in Canadian Dollars and subject to change. - For price in US dollars, deduct about 20% or see any online converter. - There are no discounts for meals missed from your Plan. - The Briars is not responsible for programs or package elements canceled due to weather or any other circumstances.

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starting at $343 Spring Fling Weekends

After a hike on the trails, splash in the beautiful solarium pool, soak in the whirlpool or bake in the sauna! Then savour a candle-light dinner, and afterwards, relax by the bonfire. After a wonderful sleep, enjoy a bountiful breakfast! Book your Spring Fling Getaway today!

From $342.70, per couple per night

Deal Expires

December 31, 2017

Travel Dates
  • January 30, 2017 to December 31, 2017
Terms and Conditions

Our Room Rates also include: - Meals as noted, Wi-Fi, parking, use of facilities and programs - Year-round - indoor pools, whirlpool, sauna; games room, ping pong, billiards, darts; fitness room. Summer - outdoor pools and lake swimming, walking trails, gardens, bikes, tennis rackets, waterfront canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards. Winter bonfire, walking/ski/snowshoe trails and equipment, toboganning. Nearby skating (no charge), snowboarding ($$) - Weekend and Holiday Activities - sleigh/hay rides, guided hikes, yoga, welcome parties, cooking classes , boat cruises, guided expeditions ski/kayak and more. - Check-in 4 pm Check-out noon Promotions: All Resort Fees are included in your rates when you buy directly from us. 5% discount on regular spa treatments. Welcome drinks are included where noted in Activities Programs. Special discount seniors, midweek and on three or more nights. Stay one week and your seventh night is free Additional Charge: - 13% HST tax, golf and spa are extra - Arrival at the resort before noon is additional charge, except if you are arriving in the morning for spa or golf the early arrival charge will be waived. Notes: - Rates are in Canadian Dollars and subject to change. - For price in US dollars, deduct about 20% or see any online converter. - There are no discounts for meals missed from your Plan. - The Briars is not responsible for programs or package elements canceled due to weather or any other circumstances.

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