Celebrate Spring in Prince Edward County !
What better way to shake off the Polar Vortex than a Spring Getaway to Prince Edward County.The wild flowers start to bloom, birds sing and festivities abound. On warm sunny days, pack a picnic and enjoy Sandbanks beaches as if they were your very own.When you Book 2 nights at participating County Vacation properties, you Get 2 Free!
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From breezy lakeside cottages to beautifully restored heritage homes, our rental division, County Vacation, has over 40 vacation rentals to choose from!
With so many alluring micro-regions and types of accommodations in Prince Edward County, it helps to have a better understanding of where you want to be. Read more
March is here and with it Maple in the County!
Maple in the County is an annual celebration of everything maple. Tour local sugar shacks, browse the artisan market at the historic Crystal Palace and above all load up with the syrupy sweetness of the season! Take the edge off your cabin fever with a trip to the sugar shack.
Long before the area was discovered as gastronomical destination, beautiful dunes at Sandbanks Provincial Park were drawing families from near and far. Prince Edward County is the perfect place to escape with your family. With beautiful beaches, countless hiking trails, tons of water and an endless number of family friendly things to do you can’t go wrong.
With 800 kilometers of shoreline Prince Edward County is the perfect place to grab a kayak and hit the water. Along with the sandbars of Sandbanks Provincial park, the area has countless coves and islands which can be explored by watercraft. Whether you bring your own or rent a kayak or canoe from us a boat is by far the best way to explore the dunes of Sandbanks Provincial Park.
Prince Edward County is a hot spot for artists who have chosen the area to escape the rush of cities like Toronto and Montreal. The area now hosts as a destination for a variety of artists whose chosen art forms include photography, painting, pottery, sculpting, quilting, glass blowing and print making to name but a few.
Prince Edward County has been making the news and often. In large part this is due to the area’s recent discovery as a premier destination for wine and culinary tours. This however is not where the story starts or ends.
Living in the County and working for Sandbanks Vacations & Tours I often come across the question: what is there to do in Prince Edward County in the winter? While there are a host of things one could do- such as cross county skiing, ice fishing, art, culinary or wine tours to mention a few- the scenery alone is enough of a reason to visit.