Kawartha Lakes is among the best places to escape to when you want a break from the hectic city life. On the Go Toronto said, "Kawartha Lakes is located just 90 minutes North of Toronto and is the perfect escape from the city life. Kawartha Lakes embraces the winter months providing you with endless outdoor adventures from snowmobiling to ice fishing." So true! One of the best reasons to buy a cottage in Kawartha Lakes is that you can use it all year round! Plus, we are close enough to the city that friends and family can come by just for the day.