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Confessions of an Innkeeper: Building on History

It is Monday June 3rd as I write this and it feels like it is going to be a lovely fall day or Junuary perhaps! Since weather is a Canadian obsession, I thought that I would borrow and adapt the title of this month’s missive from a famous Canadian, Sarah[…]

Confessions of an Innkeeper: Demolition Man

We are well in to demolition now and it is time for an update! The Anglin Group has been focused on the demolition of spaces within the Club and as I am walking through the Club at our site meeting, I have the Police song named in the title of[…]

Confessions of an Innkeeper: The Smell of Fear!

Today is our first day without guests and we miss you already!! The morning smell of fresh ground coffee and croissants baking has been replaced with the cold smell of fear as we embark on an 8-month journey to revitalize and rejuvenate the Club. Our team is excited to have[…]

Confessions of an Innkeeper: Here Comes the Boom!

This will be the first in a regular series of updates to be posted on-line as we embark on our restoration and renovation journey. It is our intent to chronicle the process, and in doing so, tell the story of the Inn’s next chapters while we reflect on her first[…]

Ladies Night Out – Art at the Inn!

We are really excited about being a ‘new’ part of the community! We think the Club is a wonderful ambassador for the history of the city and one of the best ways for a visitor to begin their exploration of all that our city has to offer. As our plans[…]

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[…]

Hello from Sean & Nancy!

It is with a great deal of excitement and enthusiasm that we take over from Beare & Susan. They, along with their family and the wonderful team here at the Club, have created an incredibly strong foundation for us to build on. In these early days, we are learning all[…]

Lá Shona Fhéile Pádraig!

Which means, of course, Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! We are sharing our favourite soda bread recipe, easy and delicious. Enjoy! SUSAN’S (NORTHERN) IRISH SODA BREAD INGREDIENTS 4 cups white whole wheat flour 2 tablespoons white sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 4 tablespoons butter, cut into small pieces 1[…]

Graduation

Congratulations to all the of this years graduates! And parents, families and friends that are so proud of them. We love that you have chosen to spend this special time and stay here at the Inn. We love being part of your festivities. We do our best to accommodate all[…]

Winter Wonderland 2016

The holidays are behind us and some cold weather is blowing into town. Given our downtown location, it is a delight to bundle up and take a short walk to so many great restaurants, warm up with a hot toddy or a piping hot bowl of homemade soup, or perhaps[…]