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&  Sandy Small Proudfoot Quilt Designs.

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Location

The Farmer’s Walk B&B is located seven minutes east of Orangeville, close to Hockley Resort, Taoist Centre, Agricultural Centre/OAS Event Centre; 15 minutes from Caledon Equine Centre, Palgrave & from the Village of Alton & the Alton Mill. We are one kilometer south of the Bruce Trail, hiking. Two minutes to the Ecology Centre.  Set on ten acres of land overlooking the beautiful Hockley Valley, there are three guest bedrooms & a private guest lounge. Pool in season. Winter guests enjoy a continual wood-burning fireplace in our guest lounge. Children are welcome with parental supervision. There are dogs in residence but not underfoot. This is a non-smoking B&B, guests are welcome to smoke on our  covered porch at the front of the house, chairs and smoking pots provided.  We are into our 28th season as a B&B.

833345 4th Line E.
Mono, Ontario, Ontario
L9W 5Z4


Area Activities

Please consult Headwaters Tourism: Also, “In The Hills” magazine publication. Bruce Trail hikers, please note we double end guests within the town(ship) of Mono. There is a small cost of 50 cents per kilometer for this service which is then donated to the Freedom’s Wings Programme for paraplegics at York Soaring (gliding club), Arthur, Ontario.

There are excellent restaurants in the country; all need reservations & have websites: Mrs. Mitchell’s, The Globe Restaurant, Mono Cliffs Inn & Pub, The Belfountain InnForage Restaurant, Rustik, Coriannder Kitchen, in Orangeville.  The small town of Elora is just over a half hour from here & is worth planning a day’s trip from our B&B.  Elora is situated on the Elora Gorge, features the Elora Singers, wonderful shops, restaurants.

A Bed & Breakfast in Ontario is allowed three guest bedrooms, anything over that is considered an inn but times change.  There are now different concepts as to what a bed and breakfast is all about, from renting out one room to a whole house. However, we are and have always been a traditional bed and breakfast.  We have a website which we care about and through this we hope to give our guests a sense of ourselves as much as we may have of them prior to their arrival.   

We are happy to accept one night bookings as we feel that many times, one night is all people are looking for when coming into our area.  We have a separate guest lounge, with a wood-burning fireplace in cooler months, our pool is open to guests in warmer months.   Our guests are welcome to bring food and drinks with them and we provide a refrigerator downstairs for guest use but we ask that no food and drinks be taken to our bedrooms other than water, due to previous experiences we’ve had with damage issues. If you book all three rooms and find there is a change in your plans, we will already have turned people away for those rooms so we would appreciate regardless of any last minute changes that you honour your commitment to us as we do for your reservations here. As we have been asked, we do not allow three people in one room, with the exception of babies sleeping in a Pack n’Play, which we provide for such guests.

**Please note that we are not part of Air B&B nor Booking.com**

Rooms & Rates:   Room 1: Queen bed, ensuite bathroom. One night’s stay:$145.00.  Two nights & over: $140.00 per night.

Room 2: King Bed:$140.00. per night, two nights & over $135.00 per night.

Room 3: Twin beds, $140.00 per night, two nights & over, $135.00 per night, shared Victorian bathroom with Room 2.

Reservations & DEPOSITS are required: NOTE: No reservation is confirmed without a deposit.  The preferred deposit is by E-transfer which is immediate, if doing so, please send a separate email with the password to open the deposit,  or by cheque, which may take up to a week to appear in our country mailbox..  A confirmation will be sent immediately upon receipt of the deposit.  The balance is cash upon arrival. Or, if more convenient, E-transfer  the balance the day of and prior to your arrival on your date reserved.

CONTACT:l: (Home) 519-942-1775  or  email: farmerswalkbandb@sympatico.ca

Our mailing address is located on our Contact page.

Cancellation Policy: Due to the high volume of guests May to October, your deposit will be fully refundable up to one month prior to your booking; after that it is kept or may be transferred to another date within the year of your reservation. We realize that there may be times when there are extenuating circumstances for guest cancellations.  If so, please discuss this with us personally.

Arrival time: any time from noon onward on day of booking, no late night arrivals unless previously discussed with owners.  If you need to book in before 12 noon, please discuss this with us.  Check out time: 11 a.m the following day (again, if there is a need to alter this, please speak to us personally)

PLEASE NOTE: Due to guest’s sensitivities and the hostess also, it would be appreciated if perfumes could be sprayed outside our home.  Thank You.

Sandy & Jock ProudfootContact:  Sandy and/or Jock Proudfoot.

Sandy Small Proudfoot is a later-in-life graduate of design from OCAD and works in textiles.  Jock is a retired Air Canada pilot and glider pilot at York Soaring.  We are ‘ parents ‘  to two lively Australian Shepherds, Annie (Thornapple Aussies) & Meg (Stonehaven/Bayshore)

Local Events:  BRUCE TRAIL HIKERS: May and October are ‘bug-free’ hiking months.  Otherwise dip your toes in our pool and hike over the summer months.   Dufferin Museum:  June 23rd,  2 pm guest speaker:  Michael Enright, tickets: $20  contact https://dufferinmuseum.com

June 15/16:  Rodeo at Orangeville Agriculture Centre 4 minutes away.  Contact:  ORANGEVILLE RAM RODEO COMMITTEE CONTACTS  Bill Crooks – Committee Co-Chair  Email: wjcrooks@sympatico.ca  Phone: 416.460.6489  …

Saturday June 15th Headwaters House tour.  Fundraiser for Headwaters Hospital, info online.

 

 

(H) Tel: 519-942-1775 The Farmer’s Walk Bed&Breakfast

Telephone inquiries accepted between the hours of 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. daily

web: www.farmerswalkbb.com

Email: farmerswalkbandb@sympatico.ca

Find us on BBCanada.com

Please note:  We support printed paper advertising.  Please see the Niagara Escarpment Views  (http://www.neviews.ca/) We have free copies of this wonderful  magazine for our B&B guests .


 

 

 

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