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Confessions of an Innkeeper: Sleepless in Kingston

“For unless they see the sky But they can’t and that is why They know not if it’s dark outside or light” One of the less glamorous sides of being in the hospitality business is that you are often on duty when others are not. Holidays, weekends, and spring breaks[…]

Confessions of an Innkeeper 3-D

“Are you sitting comfortably? Then we’ll begin………..” Platinum Blonde is giving a free concert in Springer Market Square tonight – just 3 blocks from the Club – and it reminded me of that opening from their debut album. Quick: for a commemorative St. Lawrence Seaway postcard set – what was[…]

Confessions of an Innkeeper: Vol. #2

“time may change me, but I can’t trace time” David Bowie We are continuing to be overwhelmed by the history of the Frontenac Club and the history that is made here virtually every day. We are only the 5th owners in the 172-year history of the property and when I[…]

Confessions of an Innkeeper: Month 1

We have come to the end of our first month at the helm of the Frontenac Club and are even more excited than we were on day 1. Nancy and I would like to thank our team – they have been patient and supportive of all of our questions, mistakes[…]

Goodbye from Susan and Beare

After much deliberation, Beare and I are retiring. Time to catch up with our family and friends. Starting the Frontenac Club Inn has been the adventure of a lifetime. Although excited about what lies ahead, the moment is also bittersweet. Our move from Toronto to Kingston nearly 20 years ago has[…]

Feb Fest 2017

Join in on one of Ontario’s premier Winter events!  Thursday, February 2, 2017 to Sunday, February 5, 2017 Feb Fest features a flurry of fantastic fun: Imagination on Ice figure skating show Hockey Day in Kingston Carr-Harris Cup The Historic Hockey Series Maple Candy Hockey Legend Autograph Signing Public skating[…]

Merry Christmas

It’s the night before Christmas… we wish for good tidings and peace. For everyone.  

Happy Halloween

The Haunted Walk is an evening walking tour through the quiet streets of the limestone city by lantern-light. This tour features the hangings at the old Courthouse, the Organist’s ghost and the haunted student ghetto house. This tour shows Kingston as it was meant to be seen, up close and[…]

A Very Sporty Homecoming Weekend

This weekend is all about Queen’s sports! Check out the talented men and women on the field, arena and on the piste!   Women’s Soccer – Queen’s vs. UOIT October 14, 2016 – 5:00pm to 7:00pm Athletics Miklas-McCarney Field Women’s and Men’s Invitational Basketball Tournament October 14, 2016 – 6:00pm[…]