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Kitchener, Canada
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Positive: - The rooms were Nice and cozy. - Good location about 10 minute walk from town. - Great Patio with lots of trees and flowers making it feel very secluded. Negatives: - Fixed 8:30 breakfast, other B&B typically offer a time range. - Heavy breakfast, couldn't just have fruit and toast. - Hosts were too talkative at times. In... More 

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Toronto
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

A quaint bed and breakfast in Niagara on the Lake. Good breakfasts, accommodating couple who run it. Facilities could use a freshen up. Perhaps ceiling fans in the bedrooms would be helpful. Satisfactory lodgings, nice people, good breakfasts.

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Beaver, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

We had a pleasant and enjoyable weekend at DownHome. Our friends and us traveled to Niagara on the Lake for a relaxing and enjoyable week and we definitely enjoyed ourselves. James and Sandy the owners were very pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was delicious both days we stayed. The our rooms and the common areas were neat and tidy, my wife... More 

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Oberlin, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The room was quite comfortable. The breakfasts were very tasty. The proprietors' hospitality was lovely. That's the trifecta for a B&B. The proprietors were very helpful in planning our siteseeing. We decided to check out local wineries. They made uniformly good recommendations (particularly Colaneri!) and provided chits for free tastings and maps so we could find our way around. When... More 

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Thank Will C
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

The first sign this place needs some TLC is when you pull up and the white plastic urns out front have a couple of old logs thrown in them. This could be a beautiful place if the owners cared more, but instead we had a mediocre experience for a lot of money. Not right in the downtown core, it not... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were in town for a wedding recently and stayed at the DownHome. The experience was definitely unique. The building itself is nice, although the decor is eccentric. Location is great and within walking distance of downtown. Our room itself was clean and very comfortable, although the bathroom was dated and I was surprised that there was no TV (there... More 

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Thank David F
Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I recently stayed with Jim and Sandy and they were nothing but helpful and gracious. Thanks! The main floor of the B&B is well decorated with lots of little lovely touches, courtesy of Sandy, I am sure, The back deck and yard are just perfect spots to rest and read. The room I had "the Bordeau" faced the front of... More 

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Buffalo, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We stayed at DownHome for our first wedding anniversary, and were impressed with the owners, Sandy and James, then. Well, this time, for our tenth anniversary, we decided to return, and certainly weren't disappointed with our choice! The inside of the B&B hasn't changed a lot from what we could tell, and was still comfortable, with lovely furnishings. But they've... More 

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Thank Manda903
Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My wife and I stayed here while attending a wedding. Sandy and James are very hospitable and quite proud of their home (as they should be). The breakfast was very good, and the best part is their gorgeous yard which is landscaped to perfection complete with a tranquil fountain. Rooms are great, the beds are quite high but their is... More 

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Ottawa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

We were given a weekend away + wine tour for our wedding in the summer of 2011, on the gift certificate there was an expiry date of summer 2012. We intended to use this gift certificate the following spring. I happened to have just become pregnant so I called and asked if we could postpone our trip because I didn't... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to DownHome Bed and Breakfast. Our gracious Georgian house offers elegance wrapped an air of tranquility and luxury. DownHome is located in the center of the Olde Towne, with a leisurely stroll to Queen Street and its unique shops, boutiques, theaters, and fine restaurants. Each of our three guestroom has luxurious queen size pillow top mattress bed, full ensuite bath, sitting area, mini fridge and scenic view of our picturesque gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about DownHome Bed and Breakfast

Address: 93 William Street | PO Box 1457, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Niagara-on-the-Lake
Price Range: $171 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — DownHome Bed and Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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