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Amberlea House; 5 Bedroom English Tudor home with Heated Pool in Old Town NOTL

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

- 5 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, private heated pool, 2 fireplaces, , sleeps 10

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Amberlea House is an English Tudor style home located in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake. The house sits on a beautifully landscaped lot nestled among Pines, Olive trees and ivy. The house features a heated kidney shaped pool set in a private, gorgeous backyard . It is surrounded by Silver Birch and big Oak trees, a large interlocking brick patio with a dining table, lounging area, and a gas BBQ that is connected to the house. The Amberlea House offers 5 bedrooms, 3 newly renovated bathrooms, 2 fireplaces, laundry, wireless internet access, dishwasher and central air conditioning. The well equipped kitchen has brand new stainless steel appliances.

The view from the kitchen and upper deck is breathtaking. It looks out to the pool and the treed private yard beyond. It is hard to believe you are steps to great restaurants and wineries!

The spacious living room has built in bookcases, hand knotted rug, vaulted ceilings with wood beams, fireplace, Flat screen TV and plenty of comfortable seating including a huge sectional sofa that can seat many people. It overlooks the dining room which features a large Oak table with leather chairs and it looks out over the patio and the private pool in the backyard.

The 5 bedrooms consist of 1 King bedroom, 3 Queen bedrooms and 1 Twin room (2 single beds).

More Details

Property Manager
Kerri Molinaro
Member since: 2004
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 11, 2018

About Kerri Molinaro

We are celebrating our 15 year anniversary of Niagara on the Lake Vacation Homes! Together with my husband, Angelo, we own and operate NOTL Vacation Homes which features four luxury vacation homes, all with private pools, located in Old Town Niagara on the Lake. Our town has been voted Canada's #1 food and wine destination by TripAdvisor, something we are very excited about.

We purchased our first property, Simcoe Pines, in 2000 and started running it as a vacation home in late 2002. Between 2004 and 2006, we purchased 3 additional properties in the town, Aylesbury Manor, Amberlea House and Avalon. Angelo ran the business on his own until the Fall of 2014 when I retired from my company and joined him full time.

For 15 years NOTL Vacation Homes have welcomed thousands of guests into our homes and have many returning guests come and stay in our properties year after year. We personally own these homes and take great care in ensuring an exceptional stay for our guests that vacation in any of our properties. As a result of this hands on approach, have earned over 230 5 Star reviews across many different sites, including our own.

All four of our properties are very unique and exemplify what Niagara on the Lake represents. Our oldest home, Avalon, dates back to 1820. All of them are luxury vacation homes and feature heated swimming pools set in mature private gardens and are located in Old Town, walking distance to Queen Street, the golf course and the lake.

We welcome you to stay at one of our lovely homes for your next vacation with family or friends!

Kerri Molinaro purchased this house in 2005


Historic Old Town House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 28
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No more than 10 guests on the property at any time and they must be listed on the rental agreement. TheTown Quiet policy is in effect from 10PM to 8AM
  • Our rental agreement must be signed with all names of guests listed.
  • No more than 4 cars allowed
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Town
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , ensuite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , ensuite privilege
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master - 1 king , LCD TV and fireplace
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
  • The master bedroom features a king size brass bed, LCD TV, a bricked-in gas fireplace, and a large en suite bathroom with a jacuzzi tub. Bedroom #2 is a queen bedroom with en suite or it can be shared with the other queen bedroom on this floor. It has a heavy cannonball bed and romantic bed linens. Its double windows overlook the pool and garden. Bedroom #3 is a queen bedroom with a Shaker style 4 poster bed. The feeling is simple country with the floral duvet and pine furniture. Bedroom#4 is a queen with a brass and yellow floral bed linens. Bedroom #5 is a twin room with 2 single beds. It is a very pretty room with yellow and green country quilts and large windows. The 3rd full bathroom is in between the 3rd queen room and the twin room.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
The country kitchen features new stainless steel appliances including a dishwasher. It is fully equipped with all amenities to cook meals. It has a breakfast nook with table and chairs and sliding glass doors that lead to the deck which overlooks the huge treed lot (70 X 220 feet) and the pool. The kitchen is equipped with everything from a microwave to a blender. The view from the kitchen sink is gorgeous, looking out past the pool to the wooded back garden.


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Amberlea House; 5 Bedroom English Tudor home with Heated Pool in Old Town NOTL
average rating of 4.9761906 based on 42 reviews

Family weekend

  • 5 of 5

The house was the perfect size for our visiting family. We came from out of town and found the location very convenient to historic downtown. The winery's in the area were a great way to spend the day. House was clean and well stocked for home cooking.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at Amberlea House and that you were pleased with the location! One of the best things about staying in a vacation home vs a hotel is the ability to cook home cooked meals and only eat out when you choose, not because you have to! It’s great to hear that you found the kitchen well equipped. You were great guests and are welcome back anytime!
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  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous, well appointed place to stay. Comfortable with all the amenities. Would definitely recommend it!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic place to stay in Niagara on the Lake

  • 5 of 5

This is a great place to stay if you are looking for a larger house in the Niagara on the Lake area. It is right on the edge of town, easy to walk to most places in the town and close to all the great wineries that the area is known for. The house itself is in great shape and comfortably fit our large family that was visiting for the weekend.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that you found our home in great shape and the location to be very good. Many of our guests like that they can walk to the wineries (Jackson Triggs and Stratus) as well as the shops on Queen St. The town has so much to offer! Amberlea House is really great for large groups giving everyone the space they need. You are welcome back anytime!
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Fit our needs perfectly (4 adult couples)

  • 5 of 5

Close to town and many wineries. Helpful suggestions from the owner! 17 inches of snow did not deter us or winery options.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Amberlea House. Your family was a pleasure to host and we look forward to hearing from you again, maybe when there isn't so much snow!! Happy to hear it didn't get in the way of wine tasting! Take care, Kerri & Angelo
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Christmas at Amberlea

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed at Amberlea House over Christmas. The house was very cozy and welcoming with the Christmas decorations the hosts thoughtfully provided. We found the living room very comfortable for our family gathering and the kitchen was very well equipped for our needs. The rooms were very clean and plenty of towels were provided. The hosts were very pleasant to deal with and answered questions very promptly. NOTL at Christmas was very pretty and busy with shoppers. We had a nice lunch at the Olde Angel Inn. It was a great solution for a difficult Christmas.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Retreat for Family or Group!

  • 5 of 5

Amberlea House was a great stay for our group! Photos depict the home exactly as it is. The property was clean and well maintained. Lots of amenities in the kitchen for cooking and meal preparation. Excellent communication with the owners and prompt replies to emails even when they are on holiday! Owners sent lots of recommendations about restaurants and wineries in the NOTL area and very helpful with any questions we had. Since it was November the pool was closed but the area was very clean around the pool and looked very inviting in the back yard for guest to enjoy in the warmer weather. The living room was spacious for all 9 of us to relax. Lots of seating at the large dining room table. All the beds were comfortable, only the first upstairs bedroom on the right has a very firm mattress if that is your preference. Located on a quiet residential street near the downtown shopping/historic area. Beautiful location to walk around and enjoy the historic homes. Definitely would recommend Amberlea House.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Butler's Inn
Nearest Golf
0.7 Miles
Niagara on the Lake Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Stone Road Grill
Car: not necessary

Beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake has a lot to offer. Cycle past endless rows of green vineyards. Visit a winery housed in a 19th century barn. Explore the tapestry of the pastoral country-side, fragrant gardens, rolling hills. Bet on good times at a nearby casino. Revel at a festival of a gifted playwright(Shaw Festival). Browse art galleries and quaint shops. Take a horse and carriage ride through the historic town. Follow the picturesque wine route. Marvel at the Falls. Enjoy a theatrical performance. Enjoy stunning views. Share the kids enjoyment at Marineland. Picnic in an orchard. Raise a glass of Ontario's finest to the heavens and thank your lucky stars you discovered Niagara. Niagara Falls is a 10 minute drive and Toronto is an hour and a

quarter from the town of Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Other Activities: wine tasting at the numerous wineries in town, fine dining, live theatre


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $581.17
one time cleaning fee $116.23 + Tax

During July and August we accept weekly stays. We will offer shorter stays after June 1st, based upon availability. There is a 3 night minimum during the Fall, Holiday Season and Long weekends.
We accept 2 night bookings during all other times of the year.

The home will be thoroughly cleaned prior to your arrival and all towels, linens, soaps, paper products and spices are provided.
During the summer season the heated pool is kept at 86 degrees.

Cancellation Policy: At all times of the year except for during Summer Season your deposit will be refunded less 10% if cancellation is made 30 days prior to arrival date. For weekly stays during Summer Season your deposit less 10% will be returned if cancellation is made 60 days prior to arrival date. After 60 days your deposit will be forfeited unless we can re-book the space.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.