When you first visit Perth, Ontario, you just might fall in love with it.

Whether you stroll through the beautifully landscaped Stewart Park, sit riverside on a restaurant patio or shop in the downtown heritage core, you’ll feel it. You’ll look up. And around. And soak it all in.

Yep. That’s when you realize you’ve arrived in a magical little town that you didn’t even know you loved. Until now.

Perth, Ontario is located on the shores of the Tay River and within Lanark County – the Maple Capital of Ontario. Just an hour from both Ottawa and Kingston, Perth is the perfect place to visit and play (files from perth.ca).

Perth’s historic architecture, unique shops, artists’ studios, live theatre, beautiful green spaces, waterways, cycling paths, and challenging local golf courses assure a memorable getaway. Most of Perth’s attractions, including the Perth Golf Course, are within walking distance a perfect escape for all occasions.

If you love food and drink, you’ll feel right at home here in Perth. While we have a full service restaurant right in house (The Locks), Perth is also home to popular spots including fine-dining restaurants and pubs. We’re also home to Perth Brewery and Top Shelf Distillers.

So if you’re looking for the ideal weekend getaway or a place to host your wedding or corporate retreat, just know this: you’ll be booking your getaway in a town that’s charming yet elegant, quaint yet entertaining.