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    Explorer House Bed & Breakfast

    275 Anne Street, PO Box 1434, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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    “fire pit” (23 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 199 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Deanna & Alec are the best! The rooms are comfortable with all amenities. Each room has a different theme so we can choose a room we haven't stayed in for our next visit. And breakfast, what can I say. It was absolutely yummy and I...More

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    Response from D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for the kind review, it was a pleasure to have you stay with us again. Happy to have you come again and either try out another room or one that is your favourite :) We hope you will have an opportunity to stay...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Loved this place...was cleaner than a hotel, comfortable, and offered lots of complimentary amenities like water and snacks. The property is beautiful, would love to go back in warmer weather to take full advantage. The breakfast in the morning was fantastic a three course gourmet...More

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    Response from D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay but of course disappointed that you weren’t 100 percent happy with your stay. We were happy to have been able to accommodate your request for an early check-in of...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Wonderful host and amazing breakfast! The homemade scone was one of the best things I have ever tasted. I loved the attention to detail. The property is beautiful. The location is a short walk away from the main stretch of restaurants and shops.

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    Response from D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you Kerri, it was a pleasure to have you both stay with us. Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again!

    Reviewed 26 October 2017

    We chose the Explorer House based on the ratings and comments we found on TripAdvisor. We were impressed with the photos online but even more so when we saw the EH in person. Deanna and Alec were wonderful hosts! The rooms were great, each decorated...More

    Thank Franklin C
    Response from D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & BreakfastResponded 26 October 2017

    Thank you Franklin, it was a pleasure to have you both stay with us and we look forward to having you visit again - happy to host you and your friends. Thank you for the wonderful review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    The Explorer House was a wonderful surprise. There was great attention to detail. Our hosts supplied a refrigerator with drinks and a selection of snacks in the common room off our sweet. Coffee/tea makings were available 24/7. Our room was sumptuous with fireplace, balcony, big...More

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    Response from D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & BreakfastResponded 25 October 2017

    Thank you for your review, we are pleased to here that you enjoyed your stay and all the amenities that we offer both inside & out. Just to clarify for future potential guests reading the review all 3 of our suites offer King beds, fireplaces,...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Hot Tub
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    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    wilsonlzm
    20 July 2016|
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    Response from D B | Property representative |
    Hi Wilson, Thank you for your inquiry but we are fully booked for this coming weekend. FYI, we are an adult only B&B (age 16+) and all rooms are 2 persons maximum occupancy. Deanna
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    Maxine J
    14 December 2015|
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    Hi Maxi, sorry for the delayed response. No we do not have any accessible rooms - all 3 of our rooms are located on 2nd floor accessible by stairs. Deanna
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    franbeth
    11 June 2015|
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    Response from D B | Property representative |
    Hi, yes we are a 15 minute walk/easy stroll to the main part of town where the Court House theatre and Royal George theatre is located. The Festival Theatre is a little further and takes 25 minutes to walk to. Hope this... More
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    "All three rooms are spacious and beautiful."
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    "We had our choice of rooms and the wife chose the Serengeti Suite - you do the math. ;)"
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    "We stayed in the Sarengeti room which was quite large and lovely"
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    "Just three rooms in total , we stayed in the Cloud suite which was very nice. Deanna's photos are..."
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