Here you have it, Collingwood, Ontario - Picturesque views, majestic Victorian homes, recreation galore, and all surrounded by the breathtaking sparkling shores of Georgian Bay.
If you’re looking for a home away from home in the four-season playground of Ontario, or a dwelling where you and your family can arise every morning of the year to remarkable views and self-satisfaction, then stop searching! Collingwood is the ‘place to live, work and play’!
Collingwood has so much to offer anyone interested in settling and purchasing a home in an area with an inviting hometown appeal. Situated on Nottawasaga Bay at the southern point of Georgian Bay, Collingwood is the perfect destination, quickly becoming one of Ontario’s ideal Four Season places to live!
Incorporated as a town in 1858, nine years before Confederation, Collingwood was named after Admiral Lord Cuthbert Collingwood. As a historic shipbuilding town with the well-known Shipyards, Collingwood has been growing and developing steadily over recent years offering opportunities for new businesses and employment. The Shipyards has been recently turned into a luxury waterfront condo development attracting younger families, individuals and retirees to this magnificent part of the world.
Only a short drive from Toronto, Collingwood boasts opportunities for those of you who want to escape city life and enjoy the solitude and beauty that Collingwood offers. Many people have purchased secondary homes and condos positioned on the tranquil shores of Georgian Bay which are also within minutes of the many prestigious Private Ski Clubs.
The area is thriving in recreation with Blue Mountain only minutes away where Intrawest and the Village offer copious amounts of fabulous restaurants, hotels and condos, shops and of course, skiing and snowboarding on the finest and largest ski hill in Ontario. And in the summer months, the ski hill transforms into a summer playground of mountain bike trails, the open air Gondola Ride, thePlunge!, Pubs, impressive restaurants, the Ridge Runner and so much more!
The area has attracted visitors from all over the world with its myriad of pristine trails, including the Bruce Trail and Georgian Trail, the longest fresh water beach in the world, Wasaga Beach, a collection of outstanding Golf Courses, Scenic Caves, a variety of local attractions, nightlife, talented local artists, studios and more!
What more could you ask for in an area where you can “live, work and play!” Collingwood has it all!
Interested in Collingwood or Georgian Bay real estate? Visit – Century 21 Millennium, “Serving you Shore to Shore!”
News provided by Century 21 Millennium.