Destination guide

Travel to friendly Penetanguishene

The island views and parks create a pretty picture of Penetanguishene. This welcoming city allures visitors with its boating and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Penetanguishene

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Penetanguishene has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount St. Louis Moonstone (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Discovery Harbour (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Bamboo Spa (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Panache Spa and Academy (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Midland Golf and Country Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Castle Village and the Enchanted Kingdom Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Penetanguishene

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Penetanguishene is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Little Lake Park (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Georgian Bay Islands National Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Six Mile Lake Provincial Park (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)

Where to stay around Penetanguishene?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 131 holiday lettings near Penetanguishene. From 79 Cottages to 79 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Penetanguishene is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Penetanguishene?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Penetanguishene. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Discovery Harbour: 185 holiday lettings
  • Brooklea Golf and Country Club: 254 holiday lettings
  • Martyrs' Shrine: 242 holiday lettings
  • Sainte-Marie among the Hurons: 228 holiday lettings
  • Marlwood Golf and Country Club: 726 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Penetanguishene listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Penetanguishene?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 79 Cottages in Penetanguishene. Our other popular types of Penetanguishene holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 79 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 79 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Penetanguishene?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Penetanguishene. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.