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Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Our 15th year coming back to a gem on Kellys Island. Quiet, restful, great breakfasts! This is a good place to come to get away from the stress of everyday life. Just sit on the deck a stones throw from the water and enjoy the sun.

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Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

Very comfortable atmosphere. Sitting on the porch looking out into the lake was very calming. the owners were very friendly and provided island history. Fabulous breakfast with many choices! Very nice!

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1Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed 14 October 2014

we loved our stay our bed was very uncomfortable but other than that we thoroughly loved our stay.the place was clean great breakfast beautiful rooms beautiful view the owners were wonderful,awesome breakfast at that time characters

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Perrysburg, Ohio
Reviewed 13 October 2014

A quiet weekend getaway with delicious breakfast and charming owners. The house is gorgeous and spacious with an incredible water front, sunrise view. Ideally located a short bike ride from "downtown" and the ferry. We will be back!

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1Thank Karen S
Lucas, Ohio
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Wonderful place to relax and unwind from the stress of life. Water's Edge is beautiful with a cozy atmosphere and the owners Tim and Beth are warm and welcoming. The Breakfast Feast is amazing. It is great to sit on the porch and eat breakfast and on the deck looking out at the lake. Love it!!

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Novelty, Ohio
Reviewed 3 October 2014

When you are a small business owner, and the only vacation you can take is a long weekend here and there, A Water's Edge Retreat is the perfect spot to unwind, relax and smell the roses - or in this case - the mouth-watering gourmet breakfasts!!! We have been coming to this beautiful B & B for fifteen years, and...

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1Thank pammarie55
Ohio
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Possibly the most relaxing place in the U.S. No rush, no hurry, no problem. The furniture is comfortable, the porch is tantalizing, sitting at the pier - heavenly! Add beautiful Fall weather, an endless array of sumptuous breakfast possibilities, funky bikes to pedal around on, golf carts when you're just too tired to bike and it adds up to an...

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3Thank Sydney A
Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

We absolutely loved this place! Our room had the best view. The breakfast was amazing. We normally stay at the Kelleys Island Venture resort but decided on something different this time. We can't wait till next year to return! Gina and Gil

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Ashville, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Tim and Beth are thoughtful and gracious hosts to say the least and do everything they can to make your stay pleasant. And yes the breakfast are to "die for".... the evening "snack" does'nt count as a meal but is a delicious treat. The best restaurants are only 8 minutes away... Kelly's Island House being our favorite. "Retreat" is an...

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1Thank John N
Indiana
Reviewed 15 September 2014

We had a great, relaxing long weekend at A Water's Edge. The house is a Victorian style built in the 1990s. So you get the best of both worlds - old style charm without old house idiosyncrasies. Inside was lovely wood floors and oak trim. Furnishings were eclectic but generally in Victorian style. We stayed in the Paul Francis room...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Why Drive or Fly a thousand miles to enjoy an ocean when we have a Fresh Water Ocean on the North Coast of Ohio, Kelleys Island. Our Waterfront Luxury, Relaxing, Romantic Getaway. Great for Honeymoon, Anniversary or Special Occasion.Gourmet Breakfast Feast, Weddings too! Rated "Best of the Best" by Travel & Leisure (Great Lakes)Three Diamond Award AAA, Featured on NBC's Today Show with Al Roker and Peter Greenburg. Rates run from $199 (off season) to $369 for Honeymoon (High Season)Includes full Gourmet Breakfast Buffet, Sangria Hour with snacks at 4:15, Bicycles each day, Artery Clogging Chocolates in the Foyer in the evening. Access to our Two Large Beach Decks with Rockers, and our Garden Hot Tub Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Water's Edge Retreat Resort

Address: 827 E. Lakeshore Drive, P.O. Box 839, Kelleys Island, OH 43438
Region: United States > Ohio > Kelleys Island
Price Range: RM794 - RM1,813 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“The Charles Lawrence seemed to have better amenities than the rest.”
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“Used to a king bed. A double was a little cramped for me, but not a big deal. Not sure if other rooms offer queen or king beds.”
 of 5 bubbles YtownDiner, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Any room here would be a good choice”
 of 5 bubbles Papadoc529, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“In the Summer, make sure to close the windows before dark to keep out tiny, determined insects. They are able to pass through the screens!”
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“Renting during the week is much quieter if possible”
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