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Welcome to The Briars

Your Ontario Destination Resort, Spa, and Conference Center

Close to Toronto, but set in idyllic grounds, The Briars is truly "Another World on Lake Simcoe", a place where you can get away from it all and enjoy Ontario in every glorious season. We are the perfect destination for your next meeting, event, or getaway. Whether you choose to relax with a luxurious spa treatment, take in a game of golf, or enjoy our many recreational activities, both indoors and out, we have something for everyone.

The Briars resort in Ontario captures the traditional warmth of a country inn with all of the benefits of an extensive lakeside Ontario resort, spa, and conference facilities.

First Tee Lodge 1

Get Away to the Briars

The Briars is the perfect escape to the country. Take a splash in the pools and whirlpool, walk the trails, savour a wonderful meal before relaxing in your cozy room or cottage, or play a round at the beautiful Briars Golf Club.

Great Hall

Hot Dates & Rates for Meetings & Conferences

Go for Gold with our all-inclusive meeting plan - accommodation, all meals, coffee breaks, AV amenities, and recreation with up to 20% savings on certain dates. An easy drive for you and your team - the GTA's only Lakeside Resort and Conference Centre.


Spa Lounge Couple

Spa Specials

It's the perfect time to refresh your mind and body at The Briars Spa. We have day spa packages and overnight spa getaways to ease you into a sense of peace and tranquillity.

Lakeside Garden Wedding

Groups & Reunions

If you have a group of more than 10 people coming to The Briars for an event like a wedding, let us help you plan. Contact our group booking specialist for more information about group booking.