The list of fun places to visit while in Perth ON are endless, here are a few of our favourites! 

Enjoy a Picnic In the Park 

 Grab your picnic basket and head over to Stewart park located right behind Parkside Inn + Spa. The picturesque park is a great place to relax and read a book or put your toes in the Tay river on a hot day.

Wet Your Thistle

Cool off on a hot summer day by sipping on a delicious larger or IPA from the local Perth Brewery, they offer tours and tastings; they can’t be missed located on Highway # 7 in Perth ON.

Pamper Yourself

Visit Parkside Spa & Salon (located on the “B” level in the hotel) Enjoy a massage and pedicure before heading to the salon to get a wash and blow out by one of their professional stylists. You can also enjoy complimentary access to the Steam room, hot tub and mineral therapy pool located right next to the spa.


Shop Til You Drop!

 From the latest fashion trends, home decor, floral shops, cafes, art galleries and everything in between there is no shortage of unique stores to explore while visiting Perth ON.  

Take a swing at our local golf courses

Perth golf course is built beside the Tay River in Perth, Ont., the oldest permanent course in Canada. A great course for all skill levels. Maple view is another great course located just outside of town. Presenting the golfer with a unique, challenging experience, this course is a must.

 P.S Parkside inn + Spa offers a Stay & Play package so that after all your fun on the course you can come back and relax in the hot tub and Steam room.

Take a dip in the lake 

 We recommend visiting one of the many lakes in the Lanark County area. Rideau Ferry is one of our favourites, after your swim make sure to pick up an ice cream cone from the Rideau ferry store.  

Act it Out

Go see a live play at our local theatre. The Studio Theatre is a charming 197-seat performance venue on the banks of the Tay River in downtown Perth, Ontario. They are recognized as one of the finest community theatres in Eastern Ontario, presenting the best in live theatre and music. 

Rent a Bike

Heritage Bikes is a local bike shop that offers both unguided and guided tours through the town or countryside. If you’re looking to see a lot of Perth and get a great workout while doing it, this may be a fun option for you. 

Enjoy a Bite

Perth has a lot of restaurants/cafes to choose from and they all offer their own unique flair. New to Parkside inn + Spa is “The Locks” showcasing succulent steaks, fresh seafood and a carefully curated wine menu. In addition to casual fare, salads, small plates and shareables.  

Be Adventurous  

Let the inner kid in you run wild! Enjoy kayaks, canoes, standup paddleboards, miniature golf and peddle carts at Perth Outfitters! This unique outdoor escape is a 5-minute drive from the hotel and great for families, team building or parties.


All of this and more is awaiting you in Perth ON. Stay with us for a weekend getaway, staycation or corporate retreat to enjoy all that Perth has to offer.