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All reviews the main street beautiful town unique shops beautiful flowers queen street lots of shops christmas store prince of wales hotel great shopping b bs day trip shaw festival gelato great place to visit fort george wine country wine tasting
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Reviewed yesterday

WHile there are a few little franchises in Niagara on the Lake the vast majority of shops and restaurants are all family owned businesses with customer service at the forefront of their operations. There are art shops and dress shops featuring local designers and artists...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 974leannac
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited for the Ice Wine Festival and found this quaint town to be just wonderful! Everything is within walking distance, there are plentiful eateries, unique shopping opportunities, and festivals galore.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SouthernVoiceBiloxi
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very pretty town with a fabulous icewine Festival. Fireworks on Friday night. Outdoor icewine tastings on Saturday and Sunday. Entertainment, ice sculptures, food tastings. Amazing atmosphere- a very Canadian experience.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CathyP747
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We love NOTL for so many reasons. The town itself is quaint and absolutely gorgeous whatever the season! So many unique shops, traditional bakeries and culinary delights, cafes, wine shops with tasting bars, restaurants, theatre, historic properties, beautiful park, golf course etc. These are all...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 4MaryA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little town, lots of fun shops. Particularly liked the cheese shop in an alley right behind the Christmas store on Main Street.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jenniferkT1052ZM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I chose to stay in Niagara-on-the-Lake for Christmas and it was the perfech choice. The historic district is full of beautiful building, a good range of shops and plenty of cafes and restaurants. I walked in different directions every day, enjoying the scenery and atmosphere....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KazH-2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

since the family and I were spending two days in Niagara falls we decided to drive approximately 35 minutes away to see this little town.it was December 23rd and lucky for us the weather wasn't too cold and there is not a drop of snow...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JC69kc67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautiful town, I can't get enough of it, beautiful vineyards (there are a plenty of them to try a different one on each trip), wine, amazing Gelato ice cream stores, boutique shopping stores and the Lake Ontario as cherry on the cake. This town...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Simran B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a really small and cozy town. Just walking through the small streets and watching these beautiful houses while the leaves are orange all around was really beautiful. Not that much to see, so if you have a really tight schedule and you are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank paulaz09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many shops of all kinds and reasonable shopping. I do have to say stay away from the soap ladies. There little spots for on the run eats. Just stroll and enjoy.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Bubbatomato | Reviewed this property |
No they don’t
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Response from LoveHappyTravels | Reviewed this property |
I don't find this area to be touristy. It is quaint and comfortable. The landscaping is stunning, as are the buildings. The only thing you will notice is how busy it is, but again its quiet and friendly.
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Response from FCDCL | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry, just saw this now... I would think so, but best to check on a notl site.