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The Captain's House, heritage bed and breakfast

Private Room , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Midland, Ontario
The Captain's House Bed and Breakfast is a lovingly restored century home in the middle of historic Midland, Ontario. It boasts original detail throughout with Victorian light fixtures, wall treatments and woodwork.

Breakfasts can feature local farm-fresh eggs, house-made muffins and preserves and locally roasted coffee. Midland harbour is four blocks away, the main shopping and business street is three blocks away. We enjoy a walkability score of 87. All the best restaurants, cafes, galleries and shops in Midland are within walking distance

Local attractions include the 17th-century Ste Marie-Among-the-Hurons, Martyr's Shrine, Huronia Museum, Midland Cultural Centre, North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre, Midland Curling Club, four golf courses, day cruises on Georgian Bay, beaches, cross country, bike and hiking trails an...
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About the Owner
Ross S
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:November 2013
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

The Captain's House is like a gem: many faceted and full of continuing delight and pleasure! Leaving after a wonderful breakfast and returning to our hosts' warm, attentive and unstinting hospitality made for a stellar sojourn in their art-filled, comfortably furnished rooms of this beautiful,...More

Thank mjlegge375
Ross S, VR Owner at The Captain's House, heritage bed and breakfast, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words.

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night in queen room. The house has lots of character and was in a very convenient location to walk downtown. But despite it being windy and cool outside, our room was stifling hot through the night. Only two windows open a few inches,...More

Thank SteveB7403
Ross S, VR Owner at The Captain's House, heritage bed and breakfast, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thanks Steve for your feedback. We didn't expect such heat on the weekend, and we normally do provide fans in each room. Our apologies for the absence of some cooling device. Appreciate your note. Ross & Alicia

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

This property is perfect. We are not normally B&B people but being the middle of winter in Midland, we didn't want to end up at a hotel full of either hockey players or snowmobilers. This quiet property fit the bill perfectly. The hosts Alicia and...More

Thank deans44
Ross S, VR Owner at The Captain's House, heritage bed and breakfast, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thank you, Paula, for your kind words. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again sometime. We agree we should be listed under B and Bs. Alicia and Ross

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fax
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Queen
    2 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
Midland is the largest port on Georgian Bay. Once the hub of the lumber and ship building industry it is now the gateway to the Muskoka and 30,000 island tourist region. Georgian Bay and the 30,000 islands offer the finest fresh water cruising in the world. The Town of Midland, just 90 minutes north of Toronto, is the perfect home base for exploring this beautiful and historic region. The Captain's House is just four blocks from Midland Harbour where you can book day cruises on the Bay, charter fishing boats and rent small craft. We're two blocks away from King Street, Midland's main drag, with it's great restaurants, shops, pubs and cafes. The Tay Shore Trail, built on an old railroad right of way, runs along the shore, past Ste-Marie Among the Hurons and Martyr's Shri... more
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How to get there
Airport: Huronia Airport: 6.4 km
Railway: Barrie: 32.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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