On the shores of Kempenfelt Bay, Barrie is a city in Ontario Canada. Though the mention of a city conjures up images of sprawling commercial districts, towering hi-rises and broad freeways, that is a far cry from what exists at Barrie. This charming city is a wonderful blend of urban living meets the outdoors -- offering travelers a little of both worlds and catering to all interest types.
Ski bunnies and avid or aspiring snowboarders will enjoy a stay in Barrie as a base for enjoying their favorite snow sports. Skiing and snowboarding is possible at the Ski Snow Valley, the Mount St. Louis Moonstone and the Horseshoe Resort. Whether traveling as a beginner skiier or an advanced pro, there are trails available in Barrie to suit all abilities. Newbie skiiers can opt to take on lessons at the resorts.
In the summer, Centennial Park is a nice place to hang out in Barrie. The park features a lakeside beach with a boardwalk -- perfect for suntanning, relaxing or swimming when the weather is warm.
Downtown Barrie, close to the waterfront is the best place to stay in the area in order to be close to hundreds of excellent restaurants and nightlife options, in addition to enjoy a hotel room or apartment that boasts beautiful views over the water.
The best time to visit Barrie depends largely on the reason for travel. Stick to December through to March for optimum ski conditions, or summer for a wider exploration of the city and its lakeside beach.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Barrie is in January, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Barrie is in the high season in August. Barrie has its low season in April, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Barrie tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Barrie tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Barrie. The hottest month in Barrie is April, when temperatures peak at 90 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -19 ˚F. The wettest month in Barrie is June with 5.2 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 1.26 inches of rain.
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If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 590 accommodations in Barrie that have WiFi. 142 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 102 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Barrie? Then choose one of the 598 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 112 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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