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Brecksville, Ohio
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our 2nd time at Explorer house and I cannot recommend it enough. Alec and Deanna are great hosts and cooks. Rooms are comfortable and well decorated. Make sure to ask for recommendations for winery's in the area as Deanna has free (advise) tasting passes to most of them. Go stay there !!! you won't regret it.

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review and coming to stay with us again. It was a pleasure to have you back. We look forward to seeing you both again!

Harper Woods, Michigan
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stay Here! The home is beautiful, with each of the three suites representing one of the exotic countries our hosts Deanna and Alec visited. Hosts were accommodating, warm, informative, genuine, and struck the perfect balance between being available and allowing us to feel the home was completely ours for our stay. Keurig coffeemaker, basket of snacks, and refrigerator with complimentary...

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your wonderful review and recommendation :) It was a pleasure to have both of you stay with us and we are delighted you enjoyed all we have to offer. We look forward to seeing you again!

Kitchener, Ontario
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Such a relaxing time, great food and awesome hosts. This is our second time and will be back again for sure. The room was spotless and the gardens are so beautiful. Niagara-on-the-Lake downtown is a nice stroll down the street with lots to do. A great place to stay, relax and unwind.

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your second visit just as much as your first :) It was great to see you again! We will look forward to seeing you again.

Uxbridge, Canada
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Right from the start we felt welcome. After making my booking I was contacted and confirmed, I was asked to identify any specific food issues regarding the breakfast meal. That's a first! It is perfectly located outside of the main hustle and bustle of NOTL in a quiet neighbourhood. The rooms were personally decorated, each with its own theme and...

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the wonderful review! We hope you will visit us again when you are in the area :)

Pittsburgh, PA
Reviewed 25 October 2016

A beautifully appointed B&B and an amazing outdoor area with fire pit, Jacuzzi and beautiful gardens. Deanne's "National Geographic quality photography" throughout the home made you feel like you were on an adventure. The breakfast table décor depicted a different country each morning and included delicious 3 course breakfast. Suggestion when you book a room: Book directly thru the B&B....

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Patty, so glad you enjoyed your stay! Booking direct is always appreciated by us and it also ensures you have booked the room you thought you booked; this can be done by calling us or booking directly on our website (just click on availability). Unfortunately booking.com uses generic room titles rather than the names of our suites (Cloud...

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This was our first experience with a B&B and it couldn't have been better. Our room was quiet and beautifully appointed with a fireplace, spacious bath and balcony. Our hosts were gracious and prepared delicious 3 course breakfasts. We also enjoyed the hot tub in the beautifully landscaped backyard. I would highly recommend this property.

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank You Diane for the wonderful review. We are so pleased to know we made your 1st experience with a B&B a great experience and that you enjoyed your stay. We hope you both will have an opportunity to visit us again!

Reviewed 17 October 2016

I really appreciated them adjusting their check in, and their 3 course breakfast to my food allergies (gluten/dairy). They also stocked us well with snacks and drinks, maps, you name it. She answered all my questions before I could ask, and that's very appreciated.

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review and your very welcome. Happy to have been able to accommodate.

Reviewed 17 October 2016

What a wonderful getaway for us. We spent two nights at Explorer House. It is immaculate and beautifully decorated. Deanna and Alec have a stylish eye for decor. We liked the chairs on the balcony overlooking the backyard which is welcoming and landscaped to perfection. We appreciated being able to use the fire pit. The multi-course breakfasts are different each...

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the recommendation and review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Hope to have you visit us again!

flore123
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We had a great experience at this B&B. The hosts were really nice and helped us finding some wineries and other Niagara attraction to visit. The 3 courses breakfast was simply amazing. The room were very well decorated and quiet. It’s not too far from the main street and a must stop in Niagara on the Fall.

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed and happy to have been able to assist in making recommendations. Thank you for the great review! We agree :) the fall is beautiful here. We hope to see you again.

Gander, Canada
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We made this trip with a couple of dear friends to NOTL over Thanksgiving weekend. Our stay at Explorer House B&B was simply amazing. My only wish is that we had been able to stay longer. It's a beautiful place with a warm and relaxing atmosphere. The rooms were well appointed, and the bathrooms were impeccable. Our hosts keeps the...

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D B, Owner at Explorer House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to host you and your friends and we are so pleased to have been able to make your birthday special. Thank you for the fantastic review! We look forward to seeing you again :)

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A boutique global styled bed & breakfast in historic Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario. This modern, elegantly appointed home has been built specifically to address the needs of Bed & Breakfast guests. Explorer House reflects the owner's passion for travel and offers an opportunity to explore and experience Niagara while staying within an environment of pampered luxury. We have an adult-oriented, smoke free environment with beautifully appointed suites that are uniquely decorated and inspired by different continents. All of the suites are extra-large, and have hardwood floors, private balconies, jetted tubs, separate showers, gas fireplaces and sitting areas. Adjacent to the suites is the guest lounge area complete with a guest refrigerator and coffee maker and a full selection of glassware, with complementary snacks, water, pop, tea & coffee available at all hours of the day. A sunny balcony extends off the guest lounge area. Guests can also relax and enjoy the backyard garden, hot-tub and gazebo. To round out this upscale boutique experience a gourmet three course breakfast will be served at 9am daily, focusing on both local seasonal and artisanal ingredients. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Explorer House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 275 Anne Street, PO Box 1434, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Niagara-on-the-Lake
Price Range: €156 - €186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Explorer House Bed & Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Lovely room, comfortable bed, balcony, jacuzzi, common room with coffee system, refrigerator. Beautifully decorated bed and breakfast. Want to go back for longer stay:)”
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