Since hosting our first hobby retreat in 1991 we have become a specialized hobby retreat destination. Our venue is welcoming and unique in all that it offers. Accommodation, meals and work space area are all under one roof. We have king, queen and twin beds to suit the needs of any group. Retreaters return year after year because Brentwood on the Beach has become their ‘home away from home.’
The energy that you draw from the lake and sky inspires creativity and replenishes the soul.
Our well lit workshop area features:
• Table set up indoors
• Out of door opportunities for landscape and sunset paintings
Brentwood on the Beach is Luxury 4 Star Accommodation located on a private, sandy beach. Healthy and delicious home cooked meals are served in our dining room which features fabulous views of Lake Huron. Our sunsets are world renowned. Brentwood on the Beach features an indoor, saltwater pool, hot tub and infrared sauna. We have fireplaces in every room. All bedrooms have private en suite bathrooms. Garden walkways lead past a cascading waterfall. Our three fireside sitting areas with a view of the lake contribute to your serenity and relaxation.
Suggestions to pack: Camera, bathing suit, walking shoes
Our packages include
2-3 night stays, meals in our dining room overlooking Lake Huron
Use of all of our facilities including the saltwater pool, hot tub and infrared sauna
Use of our fully equipped guest kitchen for any snacks and drinks that you may bring with you
Access to our landscaped grounds and the Lake Huron shoreline for fresh air and exercise breaks.
Call us for details of our retreat opportunities or contact our retreat leaders directly for questions and to make your reservation. Add on extra night(s) for a reasonable rate of $75.00-$85.00 per person depending on the season. The rate varies with the time of year (breakfast included)
Single occupancy is available for an additional $100.00-$125.00 per stay depending on the season.
Our next Lakeside Painting Retreat will be May 30, 31-June 1, 2014
Call for availability. Pay your Art Fee with Cheryl O directly and arrange accommodations by emailing or calling Brentwood.
Cheryl O says, “These painting retreats at Brentwood on the Beach are a highlight in the year. The inn is lovely, the atmosphere is relaxing, the surroundings are refreshing, and the creative spirit is awakened! Sunsets over the lake, rolling waves, spacious gardens, fabulous food, and lots of time to paint … it doesn’t get much better!” Check all the details. Here’s the link…
Brentwood on the Beach is a luxurious beachfront bed and breakfast, overlooking the blue waters of Lake Huron between Grand Bend and Bayfield.
With its friendly atmosphere, Brentwood is a relaxing and inspiring place to paint!
You will find driving directions on the Brentwood website
Brentwood is located half way between Grand Bend and Bayfield on the lake, approximately an hour’s drive from London.
Arrival time is anytime after 2:00 p.m. on Friday.
The Retreats have two cost components: an art fee, and the cost for accommodation and meals.
The art fee for the weekend is $220, plus H.S.T. This amount is payable directly to Cheryl O.
To register by postal mail, follow the instruction on the right side of the Local Art Courses page.
Accommodation and Meals
This cost includes 2 overnights (Friday and Saturday), wine and cheese welcome Friday, 3 meals on Saturday and 2 meals on Sunday. The actual cost depends on which room you choose. Rooms are booked on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Extra night rate is $100.00 per person
Note: Accommodation fees are paid directly to Brentwood at time of booking. . Confirm at time of booking. Double rooms must have 2 names to be considered booked. Non-painting partners are welcome – they would not pay the art fee and would not participate in painting. Brentwood offers art retreat participants a special deal for an extra night including breakfast. Check this out with Brentwood if you are interested.
Brentwood on the Beach is a 4 star, nine room luxury Bed and Breakfast Inn with the amenities you would expect to find in one of the resorts Ontario has to offer. Brentwood on the Beach is located in St. Joseph on a private, sandy beach between Grand Bend and Bayfield, south of Goderich and west of Stratford, Ontario, Canada. Brentwood on the Beach also offers two luxury cottage rentals for your holiday rental plans. Call us to inquire about your vacation rental. Come and enjoy all that Brentwood on the Beach accommodations has to offer on Lake Huron in Southwestern Ontario.