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Making Waves Boatel

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“wonderful hosts”(20 reviews)
“captain ted”(11 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewswonderful hostscaptain tedb bcn towerunique staywithin walking distancebed and breakfastsmaller cabinsproviding mapsedge walkeach morningbreakfast was deliciousamazing place to staytoronto islandswaterfront locationother guestsown bathroom
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

My second stay at Making Waves. That says volumes and I wasn't disappointed. Ted and Diane are absolutely the best. The B&B....the best. Breakfast? To kill for. Diane gave me the same stbd cabin I had the previous Indy and off I went. I won't...More

Thank Scubabob2000
Response from Boatelboat, Owner at Making Waves BoatelResponded 7 September 2017

Thanks Rob. We'll be sure to keep a room for you next year. Is great when we host guests but its even better when they come back again and again. Till next year.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We stayed for four nights at the Boatel and it was a fabulous experience! Diane is an amazing hostess, who made us feel so welcome as soon as we arrived, offering us beer and wine to settle in. We had never visited Toronto before and...More

Thank Stephen F
Response from Boatelboat, Owner at Making Waves BoatelResponded 7 September 2017

Stephen, You two were the perfect guests and so easy to please. Word must have gotten out because we have had 3 gay couples since you! We are so glad that you loved Toronto as much as we do. We look forward to having you...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We stayed at the Making Waves Boatel on July 22nd and 23rd. We can't say enough good things about the boat and our hosts! We have visited several bed & breakfasts and must say this was truly an awesome and unique experience and we wished...More

Thank Rita L
Response from Boatelboat, Owner at Making Waves BoatelResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you Rita and Gary. Were glad you pick us to stay in Toronto to celebrate your birthday and that we could introduce you to the delights of our wonderful city. All the best. Diane & Ted

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Excellent time with Dianne and Ted on Boatel from July 28 to July 31, 2017. Amazing breakfasts and great accommodation aboard a 65 foot trawler in a picturesque area of the Toronto harbour front. Wonderful hosts and very knowledgable about Toronto and surrounding area. Interesting...More

Thank Ritalin
Response from Boatelboat, Owner at Making Waves BoatelResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks! Glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We felt welcome. Diane and Ted are most gracious hosts. The location is great, especially if going to a concert or a ball game at the Rogers Centre. Transit is very handy too. The Boat is clean and comfy. Will definitely make plans to stay...More

Thank petmore
Response from Boatelboat, Owner at Making Waves BoatelResponded 12 August 2017

Lisa, Thank you for writing a review of your stay and also for referring another couple to us. We will take good care of them. Were glad you enjoyed your weekend away and the concert. We look forward to having your back next year. Best...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$ 168 - US$ 270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 168 - US$ 270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Nearby
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
...More
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AMAfterDark
27 June 2017|
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Response from Boatelboat | Property representative |
You can see the availability on the Making Waves Boatel website and book there. Looking forward to having you stay with us.
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Response from Gail D | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, Making Waves Boatel is only available during the summer months.
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"go with your heart and ask Diane any questions - she can guide you"
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"it's a boat - don't stay in your sleeping quarters - use the living areas and decks to spread out."
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"Easily accessible to downtown Toronto and very quiet."
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"Accommodation is in one of 3 cabins."
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