Now that summer is officially on its way, not to mention wedding season is around the corner, there is no better time to plan a spontaneous weekend trip or you and your closest friends.
Whether you’ve always wanted to relax along a lake in your own personal beach house or celebrate with friends in a Whistler Village estate, these are the 10 luxury properties you can currently rent in Canda so you can ball out on a budget.
Creekside Villa — Whistler, BC.
This stunning Western Red Cedar log cabin is ideal for 10 friends who are looking for either a summer or winter retreat. Located across the street from Alpha Lake Park, guests can spend their days at the beach, playing tennis, swimming, canoeing, fishing, or hanging out in Whistler’s village.
Features: 5,000 Square feet, five bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms, multiple fireplaces and televisions, two bars, sauna, hot tub, and BBQ.
Cost: $1,069 – $2,923 per night.
Akasha — Whistler, BC.
Be prepared to be blown away by the views this cabin offers. You and 12 of your closest friends can live like royalty in this Whistler retreat. In the warmer months, you can take advantage of the nearby golfing, tennis, mountain biking, hiking, kayaking, and dancing as the Whistler Village is known for its bustling nightlife.
Features: Four bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms, indoor pool, hot tub, stunning mountain views, BBQ, multiple televisions, indoor gym, fireplaces, wine cellars, home theatre, library, Wi-Fi, and steam room.
Cost: $2,772 – $6,337 per night.
Waterfront House — Courtenay, BC.
There’s nothing more surreal than watching a summer sunset from the comfort of a big oak deck surrounded by nothing but wilderness. You’ll not only catch plenty of sunsets, but you’ll be able to relax in luxury in this wilderness retreat. This home is ideal for friends and family who are looking for a tranquil escape from the city.
Features: Ocean views, five bedrooms, five bathrooms, internet, five-acre property, hot tub, and large wrap around deck.
Cost: $1,250 per night.
Infinity Edge Villa — Kelowna, BC.
This stunning retreat is ideal for those who want to be close to a beach and have access to the Okanogan Valley’s award-winning wineries. Not to mention, this property is perfect for summer, as it features a nine-foot double-edged infinity pool, built-in hot tub, and BBQ space. It’s also a quick drive from a boat launch and golfing.
Features: Four bedrooms, four bathrooms, movie room, infinity pool, hot tub, wet bar, gym, close to wineries, and BBQ.
Cost: $1,200 per night.
Beach Front Home — Port Colborne, ONT.
If you’re looking for the perfect weekend escape that’s still close to the city, this stunning beachfront vacation home is the ideal spot for you and your friends. With spectacular views of Lake Erie, you’ll feel like you’re staying at your own vacation compound. It’s perfect for those who love to golf, and is close to Niagara Falls and Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Features: Five bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, swimming pool, tennis court, BBQ, games room, rec room, gazebo, and a private beach.
Cost: $600 per night.
Former Toronto Maple Leaf Captain’s Cottage — Muskoka, ONT.
If there’s one thing every Canadian needs to experience, it’s spending a few days in Muskoka during the summer. And what better way to do exactly that than at this lakefront beach house owned by former Maple Leaf captain Wendel Clark. From stunning views of Lake Rosseau to lush greenery and plenty of sunshine, this stunning cottage has everything you need for the ultimate summer retreat.
Features: Ten bedrooms, eight bathrooms, fireplace, fishing gear, BBQ, and a pool table.
Cost: $3,993 per night will all proceeds going to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Serenity in the Heart of Muskoka — Muskoka, ONT.
You and 11 of your friends can enjoy a relaxing week away at this cottage nestled along Otter Lake. The entire space is decorated with modern decor and features vaulted ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, and breathtaking lake views. This lavish spot is ideal for a group of friends who love the great outdoors and are looking for a serene getaway outside of the city.
Features: Four bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, television, fireplace, BBQ, ping pong, and a dock.
Cost: $789 per night.
Grand Foret Villa — Mont Tremblant, QC.
You and 13 of your closest friends will feel like royalty at this open concept dream house. Located directly across from Mont Tremblant, this humble abode features impressive architecture, modern amenities, and plenty of space for whatever you and your friends get up to.
Features: Five bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, fire pit, game room, multiple fireplaces and televisions, Wi-Fi, BBQ, spacious deck, and mountain views.
Cost: $819 – $2,317 per night.
Massive Montreal Loft — Montreal, QC.
Rally your troops to this luxurious loft for a spontaneous weekend. You and your closest seven friends can stay in Montreal in style as this 3,500-square feet condo featuring trendy artwork, a 24-foot long quartz bar, and enough space to comfortably accommodate the entire Montreal Canadiens team.
Features: Four bedrooms, four bathrooms, modern decor, spacious, bar, 80′ smart TV, two fridges, and steps from the heart of downtown Montreal.
Cost: $2,000 per night.
Oceanfront Home — South Shore, Nova Scotia
If you really want to make your dollar go far, head to Nova Scotia where you can stay at this stunning luxury oceanfront home for a fraction of the cost as anywhere else in Canada. This is the ideal spot for a group of friends who want to take in the beauty of the outdoors and relax along the ocean.
Features: Five bedrooms, three bathrooms, foosball, panoramic ocean views, fitness room, energy efficient house, fishing, fireplace, television, kayaking, and canoeing.
Cost: $388 per night.