Destination guide

Friendly Rideau Lakes will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Rideau Lakes. This welcoming city is known for its waterfalls, golfing and restaurants. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Rideau Lakes

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Rideau Lakes a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smiths Falls Golf and Country Club (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Colonnade Golf and Country Club (22.5 mi / 36.2 km)
  • Blue Heron Golf Club (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)
  • Smuggler's Glen Golf Course (23.9 mi / 38.5 km)
  • Gananoque Boat Line (24 mi / 38.6 km)
  • Lanark Timber Run Golf Course (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rideau Lakes

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rideau Lakes is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Conlon Farm (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Stewart Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Frontenac Provincial Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Rideau Canal Visitor Information Center (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Confederation Park (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
  • Mac Johnson Wildlife Area (25.6 mi / 41.3 km)

Transportation to and around Rideau Lakes

The nearest airport is in Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers), located 35.4 mi (57 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Ogdensburg, NY (OGS-Ogdensburg Intl.), which is 37.8 mi (60.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Rideau Lakes?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 103 vacation rentals near Rideau Lakes. From 26 Houses to 61 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rideau Lakes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Rideau Lakes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 26 Houses in Rideau Lakes. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rideau Lakes include:

  • Bungalows: 61 rentals available
  • Cabins: 61 rentals available
  • Cottages: 61 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rideau Lakes?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Rideau Lakes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.