Niagara-on-the-Lake is designated a National Historic Site and named one of the most beautiful towns in Canada. It is nestled between Lake Ontario and the Niagara River with something for everyone to enjoy.
While staying at the Heritage Trail Cottage visit the Historic downtown shopping district which has many quaint shops where you can find unique gifts and decor, beautiful designer fashions, gourmet products and scrumptious baked goods. Antique shops, pottery barns, boutique shopping and art shops are found on our main street and around the local area.
Cycling and walking trails are just outside the cottage door - cycle down the beautiful Niagara Parkway (along the Niagara River) or cycle the Welland Canal Trail which passes parts of the existing and previous canals. If you need bicycles Zoom Rentals have everything you need. www.zoomleisure.com.
Walk the Heritage Trail (right outside our door) which is an abandoned rail bed that once transported passengers and freight to and from ports of Niagara-on-the-Lake in the late 1800 to the mid 1900 . The trail runs alongside orchards, vineyards, and through wooded areas.
Niagara-on-the-Lake has; 14 Golf Courses, 21 wineries, 3 live theatres featuring George Bernard Shaw and contemporary plays of that era. Flower gardens and vineyards galore.
These are only some of the great things to see and do in
Niagara-on-the-Lake, come and explore for yourself.
Take a ride in a horse drawn carriage and learn about our unique town and its history. We can make arrangements for you to customize a historic tour.
You will find some of the finest romantic gourmet dining in the world.
Guest passes available to one of the world's most exquisite spas "Hundred Fountain Spa" at the Pillar and Post Inn for indoor and outdoor swimming, whirlpool, steam room and sauna, outdoor hot spring pool and exercise room with Cybex equipment ($35 or included in any spa treatment). Spa is only a 5 minute walk from the cottage.
Jet Boat up the majestic Niagara River. Helicopter rides over Niagara Falls and of course Niagara Falls is a short, beautiful drive away along the Niagara River Parkway. Winston Churchill said the Parkway was the prettiest Sunday drive in the World.
Call us for information on any of the attractions and request special arrangements for dinner reservations and spa reservations, wine tours, air tours, etc.