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Reviewed June 22, 2013

We stayed at the Moffat Inn June 13th, 14th, and 15th. We had a lovely queen room that overlooked the little courtyard. The bedding was so comfortable that I am going to buy it from the Prince of Wales gift shop! The location is wonderful as you are on the main street that leads to town. The parking is free and we didn't get in the car until we left. We brought our bicycles and toured the neighborhoods. We walked to the 2 theaters where we had George Bernard Shaw theater festival tickets and to the restaurants in town. You can use the amenities at all the Vintage properties and we got massages at the Prince of Wales spa. A wonderful weekend!
For the money, it's a great place to stay.

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 18, 2013

Overall our stay was pleasant, however, there were a few things that really impeded us from having a great stay. Namely, we could not change the room temperature - and it was FREEZING. It was horrendously cold in our room. Taking a hot shower to warm up was difficult as the shower water temperature would not remain constant, fluctuating from burning hot to freezing cold - all without adjusting the faucet! Another point of concern was the mystery USED towel hanging on the back of the bathroom door when we arrived. One of the windows was also missing a covering. It was strange. Despite the setbacks, the room was quiet, clean and spacious. Also, the location couldn't be beat.

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with friends
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1  Thank Stephanie v
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Reviewed June 17, 2013

The hotel was very nice and comfortable but totally overpriced for what we got! The room was smallish but clean. The TV in the room was so small you could hardly see it when lying in bed. I was also rather disappointed that breakfast was not included. However coffee was provided in the morning. Overall it was an average stay for 5 star price.

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Selwyn K
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Reviewed June 16, 2013

The Moffat Inn is located in a perfect spot for exploring the beauty of Niagara-on-the-Lake. It offers free parking for guests, has WiFi, on-site restaurant (which we did not try and is only open during peak season) and friendly staff.
When we first arrived we were taken back by the overwhelming musty smell...like a recently opened cottage after a long damp winter. We were concerned that our room was going to have the same odour and were relieved when this was not the case.
We had to enter our room from the outside...a private entrance into a decent size room. The room had a step up to where the bed was and a step down into the bathroom...something you may want to consider depending on your mobility. Stepping down to the bathroom in the middle of the night can prove to be somewhat tricky. In our room, you are unable to view the TV from the bed...perhaps not a deal breaker, but we wanted to watch some sports late into the evening.
The bathroom was very clean, great water pressure however not the greatest quality soaps, etc.
Overall the location was perfect and the staff were very welcoming. Given the abundance of choice in the area...from B&Bs to Inns...I don't think we would stay here again. It was average at best.

Room Tip: Make sure you ask about stairs to/from room and within room itself. Some rooms are entered from out...
  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 10, 2013

We stayed at the Moffat as it was more reasonably priced than sister properties. It is not fancy by any means but it was clean, front staff friendly and bed was comfortable. Great to be able to park car on premises. I would like to see place spruced up a bit. Would recommend.

Stayed: June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 6, 2013

We spent one day/night at the inn in this charming town. It is located between the lake and the center of town. The staff was very nice. Parking was free in the back of the inn. We were on the way to Toronto, having flown in from Buffalo and this was a perfect extra day stopover.

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with friends
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Thank gastro44
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Reviewed June 4, 2013

The Moffatt Inn is a convenient place to overnight in Niagara-on-the-Lake, but I wouldn't characterize it as exceptional. The room we occupied was cramped and the furnishings tired. However, the Inn's walking-distance proximity to the three Shaw Festival theaters and the numerous restaurants and shops along Queen Street is certainly attractive. Other points in its favor are cleanliness, quietness, a genial staff, and off-street parking.

  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Zarzadzanie
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Additional Information about Moffat Inn

Address: 60 Picton St., Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Niagara-on-the-Lake
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Spa
Hotel Style:
#6 Spa Hotel in Niagara-on-the-Lake
#12 Romantic Hotel in Niagara-on-the-Lake
Price Range: $118 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Moffat Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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