Overview of MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBig Rideau Lake5 min walk
    Popular LocationStewart Park32 min drive
    Popular LocationCharleston Lake Provincial Park44 min drive
    AirportBrockville, ON (XBR-Thousand Islands Regional Tackaberry)44 min drive

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  • Deluxe Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 120 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Double Room
  • Extended Stay-Solo Traveler XL Twin Bed with Amenities

    Room amenities

    • 120 sq ft
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Large Twin Bed
    More detailsExtended Stay-Solo Traveler XL Twin Bed with Amenities

About this area

Rideau Lakes

Located in Rideau Lakes, MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast is next to a golf course and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Big Rideau Lake and Murphys Point Provincial Park, while Railway Museum of Eastern Ontario and Rideau Canal Museum are cultural highlights. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing and downhill skiing, or check out other outdoor activities such as sledding and snow tubing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Big Rideau Lake - 5 min walk
  • Stewart Park - 32 min drive
  • Bobs Lake - 35 min drive
  • Frontenac Provincial Park - 39 min drive
  • Charleston Lake Provincial Park - 44 min drive

Getting around

  • Smiths Falls Station - 26 min drive
  • AirportMacdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport (YOW) - 89 min drive

About this property

MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast

3-star bed & breakfast near the beach with a golf course for sun and fun
Catch some rays at the nearby beach, practice your swing at MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast's golf course, or spend the day at an attached winery. All 2 rooms boast tablet computers and offer free WiFi and furnished balconies or patios. Guests will also find private yards, room service, and Egyptian cotton sheets. Weekly housekeeping is available.
MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast offers 2 air-conditioned accommodations with tablet computers and slippers. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Microwaves and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided weekly.
Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course. Other recreational amenities include a spa tub and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Electric car charging station
  • RV/bus/truck parking (subject to charges)
  • Drop-off airport shuttle (surcharge) from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request

Food and drink

  • Free local cuisine breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–8:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Art gallery
  • Fitness center
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Private picnics
  • Private winery tours
  • Public winery tours
  • Shopping mall
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing
  • Spa services
  • Spa tub
  • Wine tasting room
  • Winery attached
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Supervised childcare/activities


  • ATM/banking services
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Golf cart
  • Golf clubhouse
  • Golf clubs
  • Golf lessions with a pro
  • Golf privileges (optional)
  • Golf pro shop
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Polish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Computer station
  • Coworking space


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Vineyard


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property
  • Telescope
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • Tablet computer

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Microwave (on request)

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Yard


  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps
  • Slippers
  • Window screens



Check-in from noon - 10:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between January 13 and April 30.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: CAD 75 per person
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-in fee: CAD 25.00 for check-in between 10:00 PM and midnight
  • Late check-out fee: CAD 10.00 (subject to availability)
  • Housekeeping fee: CAD 15.00 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old
This property accepts cash
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Merlot Sunset Rideau Lakes
MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast Rideau Lakes
MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast Bed & breakfast

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast and receive a full refund?
Yes, MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast?
Check-in is from noon - 10:00 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (subject to availability). Late check-in is available from 10:00 PM– midnight for a fee of CAD 25.00.
What time is check-out at MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast?
Check-out is at 10:00 AM. Late check-out is available for CAD 10.00 (subject to availability).
Does MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a shuttle from the hotel to the airport. A fee of CAD 75 per person applies.
Where is MERLOT SUNSET - BEST Bed and Breakfast located?
Offering direct access to the beach, this Rideau Lakes bed & breakfast is next to a golf course, 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Big Rideau Lake, and within 20 mi (32 km) of Railway Museum of Eastern Ontario and Rideau Canal Museum. Heritage House Museum and Murphys Point Provincial Park are also within 20 mi (32 km).
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

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