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The Little Inn of Bayfield

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26 Main Street North, Bayfield, Bluewater, Ontario N0M 1G0, Canada
The Little Inn of Bayfield
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Little Inn at Bayfield just opened after some extensive renovations. Great job -- it looks lovely and all the amenities are in place (as long as you aren't looking for a pool, sauna, all that stuff!). The service is nothing short of incredible. We needed a chair or stool for the room and one was found for us within... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I have been visiting Bayfield since I was a baby, and now that I live in Arizona the visits are less frequent but stopping in at the Little Inn still never disappoints. Such a cute and cozy atmosphere with an unbelievable restaurant and right in the heart of the little town. Even just sitting in the bar for a drink... More 

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property, we are so glad you enjoy coming back to visit. As the new owners, we are deeply committed to continuing to provide a wonderful guest experience for all of our visitors; and with that in mind we are undertaking some restorations and renovation projects at the inn which will enable... More 

Oakville, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We've been staying at the Little Inn for fourteen years. It is our little bit of "heaven on earth". Just hope the new owners don't destroy or neglect what made this wonderful little escape so special. We will be watching carefully, please remember what we loved. The people, the tiny and messy little bar, the superb food and the accommodation... More 

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment on our property, we are happy that you have enjoyed visiting us, and hope you continue to return in the future. As the new owners, we are particularly aware of what has made the Inn the special place it is, that's why we fell in love with it too! We have carefully... More 

Top Contributor
203 reviews 203 reviews
30 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

we have been visiting the Inn for many years starting in the 90's and we have always found, in spite of an ownership change, a friendly staff, gorgeous rooms, and a little main street bringing smiles to our face. the hotel has the centenary victorian section where the restaurant and some rooms are, plus a carriage house perfect for groups,... More 

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments and we look for forward to welcoming you back soon. We're closing the Inn in January through mid March for some restorations. The cottage will remain open during this period. Hope to see you soon. More 

Mississauga, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Six of us come up to Bayfield for Christmas in Bayfield and have Saturday night dinner at the Little inn. We are treated royaly. This was the second year that we have stayed at the inn overnight Friday and Saturday. Breakfast has a wide variety and is plentiful. We have know Daren since he was a waiter in the dining... More 

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for your most recent visit to our Inn, we hope you will continue to make us a destination in the future. We're planning some improvements throughout the Inn during our shutdown from January to March 13, 2015, so please continue to check our website to get a peek... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We were looking for a weekend getaway from the buzz of Toronto life and the Little Inn of Bayfield was the perfect choice! The service was great, the food fantastic and the quality of stay top notch. We did get a bit of a discount as we went a bit out of peak season. We were able to get out... More 

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

Mike thanks for your feedback, and taking the time to complete a review. As the new owners we're striving to continue to enhance the guest experience and very glad you enjoyed your recent stay. Hope to see you again soon, and we'll have some surprises in store post the shutdown and reopening March 13th. More 

Cambridge
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We recently stayed at the Little Inn (again) for Christmas in Bayfield. I cannot say enough about the staff and the ambience of the inn - Darren is such a good host. Our experience was A1 from the moment we checked in. We have stayed at the Little Inn on several occasions, and feel part of the family when we... More 

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your most recent stay at the Inn. We are happy to hear you had a wonderful time during the Christmas in Bayfield weekend, and that you had a great time during your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon! More 

Hamilton, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We've been there several times and we always stay in the Select Suites 'cause we bring out dog. It's time for some renos, though. It's an awful lot to charge people for a room that isn't well lit, tired looking furniture, and old bathrooms. If we're going to spend 1,000 dollars for two nights (included a dinner and 2 breakfasts)... More 

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Little Inn after your most recent stay with us. As the new owners of the Inn, having just taken over ownership of the property four weeks ago, we already have plans to embark on some extensive renovations and updates to the Inn. These renovations will begin in January 2015, when we... More 

Chatham, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This was our second Thanksgiving stay at The Little Inn of Bayfield. The Owners and Staff provide great attention to detail from the moment of Check in clear through Check out. We highly recommend as a treat for yourselves one of the Inns Getaway packages. Steve and Michele Mann Chatham, Ontario

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, we are so happy you had a wonderful Thanksgiving at the Inn. As the new owners, we plan to continue the tradition of great inn-keeping and hospitality here in Bayfield. We hope to welcome you back very soon! More 

Cambridge, Canada
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9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Spent a lovely romantic evening at The Little Inn recently and we were very impressed. Large comfortable suite with fireplace and covered patio area. Had dinner there and the food was excellent. Innovative menu very nicely done.

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Joanne O, Owner at The Little Inn of Bayfield, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to the Inn. As the new owners of the Inn, we are dedicated to continuing the tradition of providing great food, accommodation and hospitality. More 

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