Located in Southern Ontario, Grand Bend has a variety of activities for you to do on your next vacation. Grand Bend has something for everyone, whether it be visiting beaches, art galleries, parasailing, or going hiking. Grand Bend is filled with cute cottage rentals and is also within driving distance of Niagara Falls, Toronto, and London, Ontario.
Grand Bend has multiple beaches for you to visit. If you’re looking to have a picnic at the beach, visit Port Blake Conservation Area Beach. For hiking, kayaking, and canoeing, visit Pinery Provincial Park. There are two dog-friendly beaches at Pinery Provincial Park. Two other beaches that you can visit are Bayfield’s Main Beach and Grand Bend’s Main Beach. If you’re looking to do something more adventurous, try parasailing with Grand Bend Parasail or skydiving with Grand Bend Sport Parachuting. If you’re interested in art, check out some of Grand Bend’s 20 art galleries and studios, such as Bittersweet, Kryart Studio, and Glass in Motion. Another fun place to check out in Grand Bend is the Starlite Drive-In, which has two movie screens. For classic Canadian food, visit Schoolhouse Restaurant. If you want to drink beer and eat entrees with an international flair, visit Smackwater Jack’s Taphouse.
While staying in Grand Bend, you can take a day trip to London, Toronto, or Niagara Falls. London, Ontario is about an hour drive from Grand Bend. In London you can go mountain biking, skiing, and tubing at Boler Mountain, which is open year round. You can also go to East Park to go golfing, rock climbing, and play mini golf. In Toronto, which is about two and half hours away, you can visit the Toronto Zoo, eat at the St. Lawrence Market, and explore the Ontario Science Centre. If you love hockey, make sure to check out the Hockey Hall of Fame and Museum. Lastly, Niagara Falls is also about a two and a half hour drive from Grand Bend. To see the falls, take a ride on a Maid of the Mist boat. After seeing the falls, visit the Niagara Parks Botanical Gardens and Butterfly Conservatory or try your luck at the Niagara Fallsview Casino.
In Grand Bend you can stay in a cottage within walking distance to the beach, an inn, or even a private, old fashioned retreat. Wherever you choose to stay, Tripping can help you compare all of the rentals in the area by price, ratings, reviews, and more. Book your Grand Bend vacation rental today!
Since Grand Bend lacks public transportation, it is recommended that you rent a car if you don’t have one already. Some parking lots at the beach, including Gill Road Lot, Municipal Drive Lot, and Ontario Street Lot, have free parking during the summer. Alternatively, you can rely on taxi service through That Girl Taxi Services or Star Taxi.
Looking for a vacation rental in Grand Bend? Tripping.com has 36 vacation rental homes available in Grand Bend. You'll find 0 studios, 4 1-bedroom, 4 2-bedroom and 28 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $57 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Grand Bend is $285 while the average price of a weekly rental is $1510. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Grand Bend home is $25.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 12 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Grand Bend. In addition to accommodating pets, Grand Bend rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 32 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 29 have TV and/or cable and 2 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 4 vacation rental sites in Grand Bend where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, TripAdvisor, and CanadaStays. There are 21 HomeAway rentals, 8 TripAdvisor short term rentals and 4 CanadaStays vacation rentals.