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A Water's Edge Retreat Resort

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827 E. Lakeshore Drive, P.O. Box 839, Kelleys Island, OH 43438
A Water's Edge Retreat Resort
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We stayed at A Water's Edge in August. It was our first visit to Kellys Island. We have visited Put-in-Bay several times and were pleasantly surprised by calm, peaceful atmosphere on Kellys Island. A Waters Edge Retreat is the perfect place to stay. The owners were so kind. The house is clean, rooms are lovely. The lake is directly across... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Our 15th year coming back to a gem on Kellys Island. Quiet, restful, great breakfasts! This is a good place to come to get away from the stress of everyday life. Just sit on the deck a stones throw from the water and enjoy the sun.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Very comfortable atmosphere. Sitting on the porch looking out into the lake was very calming. the owners were very friendly and provided island history. Fabulous breakfast with many choices! Very nice!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

we loved our stay our bed was very uncomfortable but other than that we thoroughly loved our stay.the place was clean great breakfast beautiful rooms beautiful view the owners were wonderful,awesome breakfast at that time characters

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Perrysburg, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

A quiet weekend getaway with delicious breakfast and charming owners. The house is gorgeous and spacious with an incredible water front, sunrise view. Ideally located a short bike ride from "downtown" and the ferry. We will be back!

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Lucas, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Wonderful place to relax and unwind from the stress of life. Water's Edge is beautiful with a cozy atmosphere and the owners Tim and Beth are warm and welcoming. The Breakfast Feast is amazing. It is great to sit on the porch and eat breakfast and on the deck looking out at the lake. Love it!!

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Novelty, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

When you are a small business owner, and the only vacation you can take is a long weekend here and there, A Water's Edge Retreat is the perfect spot to unwind, relax and smell the roses - or in this case - the mouth-watering gourmet breakfasts!!! We have been coming to this beautiful B & B for fifteen years, and... More 

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Possibly the most relaxing place in the U.S. No rush, no hurry, no problem. The furniture is comfortable, the porch is tantalizing, sitting at the pier - heavenly! Add beautiful Fall weather, an endless array of sumptuous breakfast possibilities, funky bikes to pedal around on, golf carts when you're just too tired to bike and it adds up to an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We absolutely loved this place! Our room had the best view. The breakfast was amazing. We normally stay at the Kelleys Island Venture resort but decided on something different this time. We can't wait till next year to return! Gina and Gil

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Ashville, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Tim and Beth are thoughtful and gracious hosts to say the least and do everything they can to make your stay pleasant. And yes the breakfast are to "die for".... the evening "snack" does'nt count as a meal but is a delicious treat. The best restaurants are only 8 minutes away... Kelly's Island House being our favorite. "Retreat" is an... More 

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