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Welcome to The Briars Resort & Spa



Experience an all season picturesque lakeside resort, spa, event, and conference venue. Close to Toronto, but yet set in idyllic grounds, full of rich history, surrounded by nature, The Briars is truly "Another World on Lake Simcoe".

The Briars can be the perfect destination for your next staycationconference meetingwedding, or family event. Experience its Victorian style atmosphere and character which will take your breath away with its truly inspiring vintage interiors, gorgeous gardens and serene waterfront.

Whether you choose to relax at The Briars Spa, take in a game of golf, or enjoy our many recreational activities, both indoors and outdoors, our Ontario resort is where you find your place.

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Do you wonder what makes our beautiful historic wedding venues unique? It’s your chance to find out! 
Come visit us at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre - Booth 515, September 16, 17 & 18, 2022.
You can also participate in our draws and stand a chance to win:
Two General Admission Weekend Passes to Live, Laugh, Love Music Festival being held at the Briars Resort Sept 30 - Oct 1, 2022 as well as a Sweetheart Resort Package for 2 including overnight accommodation, sparkling wine, chocolate covered strawberries, and a romantic dinner and breakfast.


Are you a maker, seller, or food vendor? We would love to hear from you!
Showcase your products at the historic Briars Resort & Spa for hundreds of concert goers for the Live Laugh Love country music festival running September 30 - October 2, 2022.
-Vendor fee: $200+tax
-Artisans must be available for ALL festival dates
-Must provide your own tent, table & chairs
Vendor market schedule:
Friday, September 30th: 6PM - 9PM
Saturday, October 1st: 12PM - 9PM
Sunday, October 2nd: 12PM - 6PM
All details including load in/out, set up, & payments along with the application form can be found on the application page.
Please note: we, The Briars Resort and Spa, are committed to doing our best to ensure that all vendors have little to no products that match another vendor. Although we make every attempt to make this as fair as possible, we cannot guarantee exclusivity and will not offer discounts or refunds to vendors who have an overlap in product with another vendor.
Deadline to submit: Wednesday, September 14th, 2022.
Please forward any questions to our recreation supervisor Becka via email:


 Enjoy unique country dining paired with a stunning wine list.

Breakfast menu available: 8 AM - 10:30 AM 

Drinkwaters Lounge: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Dining room hours: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM



The Briars is the perfect escape to the country, less than one hour from Toronto.
Take a splash in the pools and whirlpool, walk the trails, savor a wonderful meal before relaxing in your
cozy room or cottage, or join our seasonal recreation activities


Go for Gold with our all-inclusive meeting plan - accommodation, all meals, coffee breaks, AV amenities, and recreation programming. An easy drive for you and your team. Host your meeting or event at our lakeside resort and conference centre. Let us help you plan. Contact our group booking specialist for more information about group booking.

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The Briars Resort & Spa | Jacksons Point | It's time for your much needed getaway!

It's time for your much needed getaway!

Experience our all season lakeside resort & spa, nestled on the south shore of Lake Simcoe.