Looking for a Vacation Getaway? At Waupoos, we offer vacation opportunities for families meeting low-income cut-off criteria. We offer full week summer vacations as well as year-round weekend getaways for you and your family. In the beautiful country setting of a 200 acre farm south of the Ottawa airport, Waupoos has everything you need to have a memorable family holiday from a gorgeous landscape ready to explore any season to fun-filled activities planned for all members of your family. Waupoos has a wheelchair accessible lodge, cottage and chapel.
You can apply for a full week summer vacation or a weekend/4-day vacation during the school-year.         
Vacations - choose one:
Waupoos provides you with your own 3 bedro
om cottage (that sleeps up to 8) just steps from the main lodge, chapel, pool and playground.  Each cottage has a full kitchen (including dishes and cooking utensils), a 3-piece bathroom, 3-bedrooms and a living room. All bedding is provided. 

Front view                     

Living Room





At the farm, each cottage is completely equipped for meals and sleeping. Families need only bring food, clothing, towels and personal toiletries for the length of their stay.  For a more comprehensive checklist of things to bring click here!  

The farm residents and host families organize and run plenty of indoor and outdoor activities to keep you and your family busy with arts and crafts, baking, games, sports, hikes and more!

Whether it be enjoying the outdoors or playing cards and board games with a cup of coffee, there is something for everyone at Waupoos no matter the age!

    Your family can join in on all the planned activities or just relax on your front porch listening to the sounds of nature and setting up for your BBQ!

    Each season brings with it a special line-up of activities. You can apply for a week long summer vacation or for a weekend school-year vacation. You can also spend your Christmas, New Years, March Break or Easter holidays with us at the farm and go home with special family memories.

    Our lodge has a full kitchen and meeting area great for gathering with your family and meeting others, a 'children's corner' with toys and books, a big-screen TV and a large collection of movies as well as a games room equipped with a foosball table, table tennis and a pool table.
    We have an onsite chapel available for quiet times of reflection as well as org
anized Masses open to the greater 'Waupoos community".  To take a tour of our facilities, please click here.

    For all the animal lovers in your family, Waupoos is home to a large family of cats and kittens, chickens/rooster, bunnies, a pot-bellied pig and sheep, all available to pet and enjoy!


To see if you qualify for a vacation at Waupoos, look through the qualification criteria here.