"Spademan Tree Farm isn’t in the business of selling trees. we’re selling memories and traditions."
Less than an hour outside of the city, this little spot is a total escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. In the late 1960’s, the land was planted in Scotch pine and farmed specifically for Christmas trees. Breathe in the pine scent, revel in the silence, and allow your self to feel entirely present. Wagon rides, hot chocolate, cookies, and open fire pits allow you to embrace warmth this winter with your loved one in this serene forest setting.
2. Nordik Spa
Snuggle up in one of the many comfy spots throughout the spa and look out at the beautiful, vast landscape surrounding you. Nestled in the forest just outside of Quebec City you will feel like you and your partner are the only two people on earth. This intimate setting provides endless perfect moments of immense luxury. Any spot that gives you reason to spend extended periods of time in bathrobes in is automatically the best. psst.. we highly recommend the källa saltwater floating pool treatment!
Not too far from home, tucked away in the woods, is Durham Treehouse. settle in and make yourself at home in the treehouse of your dreams. This space is owned and designed by, Lynna Knowlton, an entrepreneur, interior designer and lifestyle blogger who created a landscape meant to make memories in. The bed is so warm and fluffy, you won't want to ever leave. Breakfast in bed is a must.
as you venture north, the temperature gets colder and your hearts get warmer. winding through the park is a skating rink fringed with evergreens dusted with snow. the ideal landscape for a romantic occasion. you can choose to stay at a cottage nearby or at one of the park's more rustic cabin options for the evening, to wake up to fresh, crisp air and skate your way through the trees.
a mixture of city and country, culture and curiosities. the drake Devonshire houses a beautifully eclectic collection of art and furniture, delicious food and friendly staff. with only a small selection of rooms, this boutique hotel feels like a home away from home. On the lake in Price Edward County, you can snuggle by the fire all day or explore the surrounding area. If you choose the latter, sandbanks provincial park is beautiful and very quiet during the colder months. Before dinner, head over to Hinterland wine company for a wine tasting and a beautiful walk through the grounds.