Welcome to The Briars
Includes massage and breakfast and dinner daily.
Starting from $650.
Your Ontario Destination Resort, Spa, and Conference Centre
Close to Toronto, but yet set in idyllic grounds surrounded by nature, The Briars is truly "Another World on Lake Simcoe", a place with its ultimate history and charm, which you can enjoy in every glorious season.
The Briars can be the perfect destination for your next staycation, conference meeting, wedding, family event, or reunion. 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.
Enjoy fine dining with meals prepared form our 100-year-old sustainable garden and paired with a stunning wine list.
- Briars Takeout available 12 PM - 8 PM
- Drinkwaters Lounge: 11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
- Seasonal Dining Hours
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.
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.
3 reasons to stay with us
Take a staycation on the shores of Lake Simcoe.
Fall in love with Briars weddings, perfect for rustic and elegant celebrations.
Plan a golf getaway on our eighteen hole course.