Located on the Southenrly tip of beautiful Georgian Bay, the town of Penetanguishene is a scenic, bilingual community with a lot to offer. Meaning “land of the rolling sand”, a name believed to be given by either the Wyandot or Abenaki, Penetanguishene is a population destination for both boaters and cottagers alike.
Learn about the establishment of the naval base that first recognized Penetanguishene and visit the tall ships at Discovery Harbour, a local gem that attracts visitors from around the world.
The town of Penetanguishene offer many services and amenities for mature residents, including a large number of mature housing options. Residents can enjoy learning the rich history of the area, or real and enjoy a show at the well distinguished King’s Wharf Theatre.
Housing in Penetanguishene ranges from waterfront properties, to seasonal homes or rentals, to suburban homes, all ranging considerably in price. Fortunate to have a rich history encompassing four founding cultures, as well as a connection to nature and the outdoors, Penetanguishene truly offers something for everyone and is an excellent choice for either seasonal or permanent residence.