Overview of The Briars Resort & Spa

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4.2/5 Very Good
82 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking


What's nearby

Popular LocationSibbald Point Provincial Park5 min drive
Popular LocationOrchard Beach Golf and Country Club15 min drive
Popular LocationBarrie Molson Centre63 min drive
AirportBarrie, ON (YLK-Lake Simcoe Regional)71 min drive

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  • Comfort Room, 1 Queen Bed, Garden View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Comfort Room, 2 Double Beds, Garden View

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
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  • Luxury Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
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  • Comfort Room, 2 Double Beds, Lake View

    Room amenities

    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Superior Studio Suite

    Room amenities

    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Comfort Room, Lake View

    Room amenities

    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Jacksons Point

Located in Georgina, The Briars Resort & Spa is connected to the convention centre. Briars Golf Club and Lyndhurst Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake Simcoe and Sibbald Point Provincial Park. Take in the nearby slopes with snowboarding, or try out other outdoor activities such as snow tubing.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sibbald Point Provincial Park - 5 min drive
  • Orchard Beach Golf and Country Club - 15 min drive
  • 400 Market - 60 min drive
  • Barrie Molson Centre - 63 min drive
  • Royal Victoria Hospital - 70 min drive

Getting around

  • East Gwillimbury Station - 32 min drive
  • Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.) - 72 min drive

About this property

The Briars Resort & Spa

Resort with private beach and full-service spa
Pamper yourself with a visit to The Briars Resort & Spa's full-service spa, practise your swing on the golf course or catch some rays on the private sand beach. All 96 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find balconies or patios, free local calls and hairdryers.
The Briars Resort & Spa offers 96 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and complimentary bathrobes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Food and drink

Free full breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
1 restaurant
1 bar

Things to do

18 holes of golf
4 outdoor tennis courts
Arcade/game room
Beach volleyball
Billiards/pool table
Boat tours
Cross-country skiing
Fitness centre
Table football
Free bike hire
Full-service spa
Hiking/biking trails
Ice skating
Indoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Hot tub
Table tennis
Yoga classes

Family friendly

Arcade/game room
Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Indoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool


Banquet hall
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe
No lifts

Guest services

Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Golf lessons
Luggage storage
Ski equipment hire
Wedding services

Languages spoken


Business services

Business centre
Computer station
Meeting rooms
Conference centre (7000 square feet of space)


Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas


7 treatment rooms
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Couples treatment room(s)
Detox wraps
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Massage - prenatal
Massage - sports
Massage - swedish
Massage/treatment rooms


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


Fireplace in reception
Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains


Free toiletries
Shower/bathtub combination


TV channels
Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker

Outdoor space

Balcony or patio


Connecting rooms available
Free local calls
Iron/ironing board



Check-in between 4:00 PM and 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 10 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: CAD 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Late check-out fee: CAD 50 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from June to October
Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Briars Resort Jacksons Point

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Briars Resort & Spa and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Briars Resort & Spa offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Briars Resort & Spa cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Briars Resort & Spa?
As of Jun 5, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Briars Resort & Spa on Jun 16, 2020 start from CA $244, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Briars Resort & Spa have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is The Briars Resort & Spa pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Briars Resort & Spa?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Briars Resort & Spa?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
What time is check-out at The Briars Resort & Spa?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for CAD 50 (subject to availability).
Where is this resort located?
This family-friendly Georgina resort is located on the waterfront, within a 10-minute walk of Red Barn Theatre and Briars Golf Club. Sibbald Point Provincial Park is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) away.

Guest reviews

Very Good
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Interesting look that place has a lot of history, cozy and ghosts there.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Very quaint,and beautiful surroundings. Staff very friendly.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort


A little get out of town- in town vacation. Quiet area, with beautiful aesthetic. Will visit again.

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The location is spectacular and the buildings have so much character. The spa is fantastic as is the food.

Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019