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6 ONTARIO MOTELS AS UNIQUE AS THE JUNE MOTEL

The June Motel

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The June Motel, prominently featured on Netflix’s show “Motel Makeover,” has certainly caught your attention. With its two vibrant locations in Ontario – Sauble Beach and Prince Edward County – this motel stands out for its uniquely hip atmosphere and eclectic decor, a surprising find behind its unassuming motel exterior. However, The June Motel isn’t the only one transforming from a dingy roadside stay to a fabulous retreat.

In this article, we’re excited to introduce you to 6 other Ontario motels that are equally charming and adorable as The June Motel, each offering their own blend of style and comfort that’s sure to impress.

1. The Lakeside Motel

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Photo courtesy of The Lakeside Motel

Prince Edward County

Located right on Lake Ontario in Wellington, Ontario is The Lakeside Motel, a hip place to be seen in Prince Edward County. With beautifully updated rooms, a gorgeous swimming pool, and lakeside dining, there’s something for everyone at this updated boutique hotel. Are you a fan of glamping? In the summer you can also book glamping tents, complete with their own fire pit! The kicker? This motel is only a short drive away from The June Motel!

Pet friendly: Yes
Waterfront: Yes
Pool: Yes

2. Somewhere Inn

The June Motel 2 Somewhere Inn

Calabogie

This newly updated motel has spacious rooms which have been tastefully decorated. Where The June Motel is all about wine and girl-time, Somewhere Inn is more about getting down with nature. Perfect for all seasons, there is so much to do nearby. Kayak, snowshoe, downhill ski … whatever your activity is, you can do it while staying at Somewhere Inn.

Pet friendly: Yes
Waterfront: Yes
Pool: No

3. Drake Motor Inn

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Photo courtesy of Drake Motor Inn

Prince Edward County

Another property not too far from The June Motel, is Drake Motor Inn, an expansion of The Drake Devonshire which is on the water in Wellington, Ontario. The Drake Motor Inn isn’t waterfront, but it’s centrally located to all that Prince Edward County has to offer.

Pet friendly: No
Waterfront: No
Pool: No

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4. Lakeview Motel

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Photo courtesy of Lakeview Motel

Haliburton

Whether you like to hike, ski or snowmobile, if you’re an outdoor adventurer the Lakeview Motel in Haliburton is the perfect place to visit. Located minutes from Haliburton Village, there is plenty to do year round. Family-owned, this updated motel is praised for its cleanliness and the 3km of beautiful hiking trails right on the property!

Pet friendly: Yes
Waterfront: No
Pool: Yes

5. The Beach Motel

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Photo courtesy of The Beach Motel

Southampton

Every detail was considered when revamping this Southampton motel, right down to their own private-labeled light lager and craft cocktail kits. The perfect place to getaway with your friends or other-half, this beach-themed motel is one block from the most beautiful beach on Lake Huron, known for stunning sunsets. An on-site spa and restaurant make The Beach Motel perfect for a relaxing weekend getaway!

Pet friendly: No
Waterfront: No
Pool: No

6. Penny’s Motel

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Blue Mountains

Eat. Drink. Relax. Play. The motto for Penny’s Motel is calling our name! We love this updated motel for its perfect location near beaches and ski kills, and an on-site snack bar serving up delicious food and drinks. The palm-tree wallpaper in each guest room rivals that of The June Motel, making the perfect backdrop for a photo opp!

Pet friendly: Yes
Waterfront: No
Pool: No

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