Bed & Breakfast
490 Niagara Boulevard
Lakeview Bed & Breakfast
Built in 1879 our home is one of Niagara's
"Chautauqua" homes. Although the Chautauqua ceased operation in 1900,
Lakeview continued as a summer residence until 1956. First called the Swiss Chalet
guests were welcomed during the 1920's and 30's for afternoon tea and lunches. Rooms were also available for the
This year marks the
sixty-fourth year that our family has owned Lakeview. Jim and I purchased it
from his parents in 1984 and have welcomed Bed and Breakfast guests since the
summer of 1987. This year is also our twenty-seventh year that we have
greeted visitors to Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Your day begins with a full breakfast served in the sun room overlooking Lake Ontario.
Your meal will include fruit in season, coffee, tea, juice, homemade breads and
muffins, Niagara jams and jellies, and
entree. After dining, the town is just a short walk or ride away.
The way to see
Niagara-on-the-Lake is at a leisurely and thoughtful pace. Let our home be your central
holiday location for winery tours, golf, cycling, dining and of course the Shaw Festival.
There are so many things to do in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Taste a new wine at one of our many award
winning wineries. Take a walking tour from Canada's first historic museum.
Step into history at Fort George. Our fort is central to the history of
the region. Reenactments are staged throughout the
Our activities page will
link you to many of Niagara's best
attractions. If you need reservations, we can make them for you.
Just let us know.
If you need
to check your email, we also offer a secure wifi link in every room. Sunsets are spectacular when viewed from the verandah or in our Adorondack
chairs on the front lawn.
We look forward to
welcoming you to Niagara-on-the-Lake. Let us make your trip to Niagara-on-the-Lake a holiday to remember.
For your convenience our home is smoke free and centrally air
conditioned. It has many quiet places to sit, read, or enjoy television.
Safe bicycle storage is available.
We offer the following room
arrangements. Check-in 1:00 p.m., check-out
at 11:00 a.m. Special arrangements can always be made. During the
summer we require a minimum
stay of two nights on the weekend.
To ensure that you
get the days you want please do the following after making your initial inquiry.
contact us by email or phone to let us know
your holiday plans.
confirm your reservation by subsequent email
or phone call.
send a deposit in the amount of the first
night fee $135.00.
let us know your estimated time of arrival in
Niagara so that we can make sure to greet you properly at our home.
Multi-day gift certificates available
full breakfast is served every day between 7:30 and 9:00 a.m. Fresh
fruit, toast, juice, coffee, tea, cereal, bacon and homemade bread are served
with your entree. We try and vary our daily entrées to suit the needs of
our guests. We always accommodate our visitors with special dietary
requests. Some of our recipes include the following:
Fruit filled pancakes or homemade waffles
cheese and tomato omelet
|Creme Brulee French Toast
Eggs with Virginia ham, tarragon and sausage
visit our activities page. We
have placed links to what we believe are some of Niagara's most interesting
places to visit and explore.
Important Travel information
Traveler identification Information When Crossing the Border
U.S. Visitors to Canada
U.S. citizens can use any one of the following documents to travel to Canada:
Acceptable Documents: one of the following documents should be presented to prove both identity and citizenship.
- U.S. Passport Book
- U.S. Passport Card
- Nexus card
Bridge Crossing Information
Please note that traffic on the Niagara River International Bridges can be quite
heavy. Long delays are possible. Alternate crossings are available.
When in the Niagara
Falls and Buffalo N.Y. area you should call 1(800)715-6722 ext 2 for
updated bridge crossing information.
Avoid the Lewiston Queenston Bridge during peak hours. The Rainbow Bridge in Niagara Falls and the Peace Bridge in Buffalo are alternative crossing points.
The Whirlpool Rapids Bridge connecting Niagara Falls, NY and Niagara Falls, ON is available to Nexus Card users only.
Thank you for visiting our small part of Canada's most historic, cultural and
Monday, May 26, 2014
Member Niagara-on-the-Lake Chamber of Commerce since 1987