New in Northumberland
hour east of Toronto
want to spread the word!
There’s so much going on in Northumberland County
that we just have to share it. Here are the latest details
on the unique attractions, travel packages, and seasonal
festivals and activities our picturesque county has to
offer. Begin your visit right now and ask us for a free
driving tours booklet which includes 8 themed tours
and a brand new car rally component.
has inspiring getaway ideas sure to cure those winter
blues. In fact, it doesn’t matter what time of year
you visit, there’s always lots to see and do.
at its Best in Northumberland
Whether you’re planning a
romantic weekend for two, or a March break vacation for
the whole family, there’s plenty of scope for fun
• Enjoy cross-country skiing or snowmobiling
in the Northumberland or Ganaraska Forests, or take in
a dog-sledding package courtesy of The Victoria Inn in
Warkworth Maple Syrup Festival runs March 14, 15.
Come and see how a little artisan village opens its doors
with this sweet celebration.
A popular spring event is the Waterfowl Festival at
Presqu’ile Provincial Park in Brighton –
it happens March 14, 15, 21 and 22 and gives you a
one-of-a-kind opportunity to see thousands of migrating
ducks, geese and swans. Or take in the crazy craft
at the Float
Your Fanny Down the Ganny river race in Port Hope
on April 4
To stay at a B&B that is a member of the Port Hope B & B Association, click here.
scenery and fresh air provide a rejuvenating backdrop
for a wide range of outdoor activities which we’ve
bundled together in our free Outdoor Adventure Map featuring
cycling tours, fishing
and boating opportunities, geocaching, prime birdwatching areas, golf
21 trails for hiking, cross-country skiing, horseback
riding and mountain biking. Take a look at what
people are saying about our trails.
leave without trying some of Northumberland’s unique
cultural and culinary experiences like our new Oak
Heights Estate Winery where you can sit high up in
the dining room overlooking our snow-covered rolling hills.
Another unique experience is eating in the former Cobourg
Jail (Capone’s Restaurant) which is part and parcel
of The King
George Inn. Sleeping in a converted jail cell will
give the kids something to talk about!
said, there are even more comfy accommodations to make
your visit even more special. Look at some enticing and
unique BBCanada member packages:
Secret Serenades in the Countryside
at Windswept, Campbellford
- 2 Westben Tickets
- 1 Night Accommodation at one of Windswept's Bed and Breakfasts
- Dinner for 2 Voucher at Capers Restaurant, Campbellford
- Secret Gift
Price: From $258 per couple, taxes included
Yoga Spa Package
- 60 minute private partner
- 2 one hour on-site massage treatments
- 2 nights accommodation
- 2 full breakfasts
Price: $460 - $520 per couple plus
Breeze Bed and Breakfast, Brighton
- One night accommodation
in the Aurora Borealis Room
- A bottle of sparkling wine, candles and flowers
in your room
- Four course candlelight dinner and full breakfast.
$250.00 per couple
Farm Bed and Breakfast, Hastings
- Feed, water and brush horses,
wagon ride, hiking, picnic lunch in the woods, marshmallows
and live accordion music by the fire, and more!
of 4 minimum $500. Friday night to Sunday 1pm
Can accommodate maximum of 8 at $125 per person
Properties with Indoor Pools
Indoor pools are most certainly
something that should spark your interest and we’ve
got a couple of BBCanada members that invite you to dive
Kids are most welcome at Shangri-La
Rice Lake Bed and Breakfast where an 8000 square foot
mansion awaits (April – Oct.)
If you’re looking for something
a little smaller, consider Inn
By The Mill Bed and Breakfast in Cobourg. Here, under
your private living room, you can walk a few steps down
to your very own heated pool.
Back and Relax!
• The music of the Irish Descendants and Pink Floyd
will be heard at the Capitol
Theatre in Port Hope March 13 and April 4 respectively.
• Looking for something ultra-relaxing?
Ontario’s Wellness Capital, and take your pick
from a list of treatments at a day spa.
more, contact Northumberland
at 1-866-401-EAST (3278).
Other unique B & B accommodations in Northumberland
County listed on BBCanada: