9 romantic winter getaways near Montreal

Dec 21 2016, 5:26 pm

Sometimes all you need is a little vacation. Whether it’s the hustle and bustle of the city, or the stressful holiday spent with your in-laws, heading out on a romantic getaway is never a bad idea.

To make your vacation planning easier, we’ve compiled a list of the best Airbnb properties less than 5 hours from Montreal that will ensure you have a relaxing winter break.

From chalets in Mont Tremblant to cozy wooden cabins in Ontario, check out 9 romantic winter getaways from Montreal.

Pet-Friendly Private Riverfront Chalet

Located on La Diable River, this cozy 1 bedroom chalet is directly in the Mont Tremblant Village and yet you’ll feel miles away from civilization. Equipped with a trickling river, bikes, WiFi, and updated kitchen, and gorgeous surroundings, you won’t want to leave this home away from home.
Location: Mont Tremblant, Quebec

Authentic Lakefront Cabin

This intimate 3-bedroom Canadian-style cabin is only 57km from Montreal. It’s located on Lac Guindon and boasts beautiful views of the surrounding areas. With large cedar trees outside the front doors, an updated kitchen, gorgeous high beam wooden ceilings, internet, and television, you’ll love bundling up in this cozy cottage in the forest.
Location: Sainte Anne des Lacs, Quebec

Lakeside Cozy Bear Cabin

This year round getaway offers a romantic cottage nearby Wakefield. Boasting its own private shoreline, and 3 acres of lush forest, you’ll love this secluded cabin. Though not equipped with internet, there is a TV and an outdoor hot tub.
Location: Sainte-Cecile-de-Masham, Quebec

Chalet Ghislaine Mont Tremblant

Though a little pricey, this massive chalet in Mont Tremblant would be the perfect couples retreat for you and your closest friends. Suitable for up to 16 guests, Chalet Ghislaine is a lakefront cottage with a hot tub, pool table, trampoline, Wifi, and television. Get cozy by the fire or go for a winter hike around the lake. Either way, you’ll quickly fall in love with this winter cabin.
Location: Mont Tremblant, Quebec

Cottage on the Muskoka River

Nestled beside the Muskoka River, this cozy cottage is near three waterfalls and the Trans Canada Trail. It offers two bedrooms, and is near many hiking trails as well as central attractions in Muskoka. In addition, the cabin is just $75 per night!
Location: Bracebridge, Ontario

Refuge en foret

Rest or take a walk in the forest in this quaint cabin made entirely out of wood. Equipped with running water, a stove, and a bed, this cabin is the definition of minimalism, but is perhaps exactly what you’re in need of. Have a romantic candlelit dinner every night and fall asleep to the birds singing their beautiful songs.
Location: Cookshire-Eaton, Quebec

The Barn Cottage on Lake Joseph

You’ll have to make the trek across the provincial border for this one, but this massive cottage will certainly be worth it. Constructed from a large barn and situated on the magical Lake Joseph, the property features a hot tub, firepit, pool table, volleyball court, and fireplace.
Location: Port Carling, Ontario

Stylish Modern River House

Situated on the Magnetawan River and rapids, this updated wood cabin combines all of the amenities of an urban hotel in Montreal, with all the charm of the forest. The panoramic windows provide a lovely view of the river no matter where you are, while the secluded location is ideal for a romantic getaway.
Location: Magnetawan, Ontario


Escape the hustle and bustle of Montreal in this romantic and isolated cabin. Surrounded by the tranquil forests of the Bois-Francs region, this cabin is ideal for those looking for a little adventure. It is nearby excellent trails for hiking, snowshoeing, or even cross country skiing.
Location: Saint-Remi-de-Tingwick, Quebec