What better way to take a bit of a break and not break the bank then by taking a staycation. Slow things down and relax as you take in the country side Alberta has to offer while feeling the welcoming accommodations of a home away from home in a beautiful bed and breakfast. Alberta’s Tri-Region, which includes Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and Parkland country, has a number of welcoming B&Bs to choose – all with their own little charm
Misty Meadows B&B – Stony Plain
This historic home sits on 46 acres of beautiful rolling meadows, dotted with magnificent trees and sparkling ponds. Misty Mountains B&B is located just off Highway 16A, only a few kilometers west of the town of Stony Plain – about a 20 minute drive outside of Edmonton. With every window of the historic home offering a panoramic view of the landscape, relax in the solarium by the wood burning stove or rock away your stress on home’s porch swing.
Misty Mountain B&B offers three distinct rooms to accommodate it’s guest with rates under $100/night The Day of Splendour room offers both a antique brass bed and dresser which is warmed with the morning sun, the Evening Sunset room offers soft tones and is warmed by the light of evening sun from it’s westward facing windows, and the Wine & Roses room adorns darker tones of burgundy and walnut with a handmade quilt on a queen sized bed.
Greystone Gardens – Spruce Grove
Enjoy this stunningly quiet country retreat where you can causally stroll through the gardens, stop for a rest and take it all in by the pond, try and spot a beaver by the creek or simply listen to the birds chirp and enjoy the country life. Greystone Gardens‘ romantic bed and breakfasts features two beautiful spacious room with both victorian or country themes. Both rooms are on the lower levels of the home and feature a queen size beds and large closets. A three piece bathroom, seating area, coffee area is shared with other guests. Rates range from $90 – $100 an night and a discount is applied for any additional nights.
Greystone Gardens also invites patrons to celebrate their big day and tie the knot in their beautifully manicure gardens. Hosts Linda and Zane contest that their gardens are the perfect location for your outdoor wedding.
Whitewood Sands Bed and Breakfast – Parkland County
Sitting beachfront on Lake Wabamun, the Whitewood Sands Bed and Breakfasts is the perfect place to relax. In the summer time enjoy all that the lake (pictured at top of page) has to offer with canoeing and fishing or enjoy a game of tennis or one of the 15 golf courses within 30 minutes of this beautiful B&B. The fun doesn’t stop in the winter either, enjoy cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, ice fishing and even snowmobiling.
Whitewood Sands offers three rooms all with different themes. Choose from the Room with a View offering a queen size bed and a private entrance, the Egyptian Room, again with a private entrance and en suite bathroom, or the African room which accommodates up to two people with a shared bathroom.
Do you have a larger group joining you? Whitewood sands also offers The ‘Full House’ package which accommodates up to 6 people and includes all the amenities the house has to offer including three porches, one of which is screened.
Whether you enjoy the calming bliss of a lake front property or the relaxation that comes with country living, one of Tri-Region’s bed and breakfasts has exactly what you’re looking for without busting your budget. Take a little break and enjoy a staycation in Alberta’s Tri-Region.