Welcome to York Region

A great destination filled with many golf and dining experiences as well as some of the best accommodations in Ontario. The area’s rolling hills, lush valleys, and unique terrain of the Oak Ridges Moraine combine to deliver an exceptional natural set ing.

Golf in York Region is amongst the finest in the country with courses like Angus Glen, Copper Creek, Cardinal and Eagles Nest just to name a few. We are lucky to have a destination such as this right in our backyard. Located just 30 minutes north of Toronto, it’s easy to spend a day, weekend or plan an extended visit. No other region boasts such a wealth of choice for golf enthusiasts, whether you want to tee off in isolation amidst an Audubon sanctuary, or soak up some luxury at one of Ontario’s top-rated golf clubs.

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Beyond the confines of the course, you’ll find York Region to be a wonderful destination with warm, friendly locals, fascinating history and rich traditions that include language, music and dance, top sightseeing attractions and some of the best food and drink in Ontario!

York Region offers a wide choice of accommodation in every price range. Choose from nearly 30 brand name hotel chains, 16 independently-operated motels, 3 country inns and 3 fabulous resort & spa properties plus a wonderful selection of over 25 Bed & Breakfast homes.

Large hotel chains such as Delta, Hilton, Sheraton, Holiday Inn and Comfort Inn are all situated in the southern part of York Region along the Highway 7 corridor. Bed and breakfast homes are scattered across the region as far north as the Lake Simcoe shoreline. Resort properties are nestled in the picturesque Oak Ridges Moraine and on beautiful Lake Simcoe. The Briars Resort, Spa and Conference Centre provides beautiful lake side accommodation for a golf and spa getaway. The Kingbridge Centre, located on 114 scenic acres in the beautiful hills of King Township, is a unique facility featuring 124 spacious guestrooms, meeting rooms, nature trails for biking and hiking, a team building ropes course and an in-house gallery of stimulating exhibits.

The York Region Tourism website www.yorktourism.com and the Visitors’ Guide list accommodation options and seasonal hotel, B&B and inn packages. Call 1-888-448-0000 to learn about all the amenities the accommodation partners have to offer.


Part of the pleasure of golfing in York Region is being able to enjoy a warm welcome and an impeccable choice of dining establishments for after the round. From a traditional music session in a rural pub to top gourmet menus in a stylish urban bar, you’ll find the atmosphere absolutely unbeatable.

And if you don’t want to stray too far from the course, don’t worry – the clubhouse, otherwise known as the 19th hole, is a great place to trade stories with other golfers and relax.

There are plenty of opportunities to eat and sample fine wine in York Region.

Field-fresh produce is the star attraction at local cafes and country inns. Explore the homegrown flavours of the region ~ dine with top chefs, find delicious offerings at roadside farm stands, or indulge your senses with a wonderful dining experience. Fine dining restaurants, cozy pubs and elegant tea rooms are found side by side with energetic sports bars, trendy take-out, and a multitude of ethnic restaurants.

After a day on the links, linger at a local restaurant and relax over a fine pinot gris from one of York Region’s emerging wineries.

At every turn, there’s something to tempt the taste buds, delight the eyes, and invite discovery. So be certain to visit us this year, whether it is for a day, a weekend or week.

There is plenty to do and see in York Region. Visit York Region online at www.yorktourism.com.


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