Notices2015/01/10Make Your Own Maple Syrup This Summer
WELCOME & BIENVENUE
Come experience the beauty of the Ottawa Valley while enjoying country hospitality and authentic Canadian experiences. Our new home offers an unparalleled bed and breakfast experience minutes away from Canada's internationally known Algonquin Park. Enjoy a peaceful sleep, a hearty breakfast featuring local food and refreshing country air. Each room is spacious and tastefully appointed with antique furnishings. Bedrooms comprise private bathrooms and include bedding with line-dried fine cotton sheets, wool duvets and comfortable mattresses. Travelling companions or families can enjoy our suite that consists of two bedrooms, a bathroom and sitting room.
Whether passing through or just looking to have a refreshing time away The Deakins Bed & Breakfast offers opportunities to enjoy vegetable and floral gardens, heritage landscaping, a quiet patio overlooking the wild apple orchard, sublime views of our bucolic setting from our two porches and golf two minutes away. "One of the best places to B & B in Ontario" - Janet Higgins.
Enjoy an Authentic Canadian Experience
To add to your vacation enjoyment, we are promoting other Authentic Canadian Experiences available within a fifty-minute drive of our bed and breakfast. These include outdoor activities suitable for people of all ages, interactive, interpretive centers, and museums.
Our own Authentic Canadian Experience includes - at no extra charge - French and English guided tours of a Class A Ontario Managed Maple Forest and a sugarhouse rebuilt with a touch of the past on the original 1910 site; hands-on experiences like tree planting, selected maple sugaring activities and a maple products tasting. We also sell a souvenir line of maple products.
Stay two nights with us at The Deakins on Mountainview Bed and Breakfast and experience an intriguing sampling of our suggested two-day Canadian experiences itinerary.
Bed and breakfast guests at The Deakins on Mountainview can participate in a half day workshop where they immerse themselves in the life of a Canadian maple syrup farmer by engaging in hands-on activities that end with the production of their own maple syrup. This authentic and unique maple experience will leave our guests with a lasting memory of their time in Canada and at The Deakins....Learn more
THE DEAKINS AUTHENTIC CANADIAN EXPERIENCE
Don and Mary Helen strive to create an Authentic Canadian Experience for travelers who seek to understand the history of the places they visit and to immerse themselves in engaging ways in the culture, people and settings of the Ontario Highlands.
** Take a guided tour of the historic sugar bush and production facilities. Participate in an interpretive maple products tasting where Don explains the differences in taste and production of various grades of syrup....Learn more