Blue Moon Motel
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... as a cloths rack) final dash was up to Nike (nothing suited Jayde and Deb but Bill found some shirts) next store where Jayde found a pair of Converse
Arrived back in New York at approximately 8.30pm. Strolled back to the subway and traveled back to Hotel Beacon, rechecked in and recovered our bags from storage and went to Room 802, decided to walk next door for a late supper tea and watch some Baseball on tele with staff , informing us of the ...
... and we could hardly see 2 feet in front of us - I know what you are thinking - why didn't we just turn around then and there but this is another one of those "Alice in Wonderland rabbit-hole moments" and despite my total fear, we kept walking (well trying to walk) maybe our brains had frozen and we couldn't think logically!!!
So, we are standing on the corner of E84th & 1st Ave looking up and down the road and there was not a single car on ...
... dump our bags and venture out. Stopping for a bite to eat. We were recommended to check out "Dad’s diner….it’s like a diner" we had a good laugh at the description the lovely Irishman at the desk had given us. Enjoying about a half hour walk we went to use our adventure passes heading south following the Niagara River until we reached the falls. Who needs a map when you have the river?
... Toronto we joined the rest of Canada on the road south around the Golden Horseshoe of Lake Ontario to the picturesque village of Niagara-on-the-Lake for lunch. We had time to grab some lunch and browse the shops here. The area is also known for ice wines so we did some tasting. The grapes are left on the vines past the typical harvest and they wait until temperatures reach at least minus 9 degrees for a minimum of 4 days before beginning harvest. Grapes are ...
This weekend that just passed, my friend Suzie who I visited in Canada a few months ago came to visit me in Niagara Falls. We decided to stay over on the Canadian side for a night so that we could go out and no have to worry about getting home early in the morning. 2 of her friends from the university she is currently staying at just happened to be there for the weekend also so we caught up with them and went to a few pubs around Clifton Hill.
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Historical Traveler Reviews Blue Moon Motel Niagara Falls
The Blue Moon Motel at 8445 Lundy's Lane in Niagara Falls,Canada is a great place to stay!! The rooms are very clean and comfortable. The service is great. The room we stayed in had a heart shaped jacuzzi with mood lightning and a queen bed and was absolutely great. They supplied you with bubble bath for the jacuzzi and also with shampoo, conditioner and saop. There was a color television, a/c and a lovely fake fireplace that was beautiful and also was a heater. There also was a mini refidgerator, microwave and coffee pot with cups, coffee, sugar and creamer. Our room was cleaned every day and fresh towels were always left along with coffee,sugar, creamer and soap if needed. The bathroom was smalll but it was very clean . The price for the room for was extremely reasonable. . .infact we thought it was very cheap compared to other hotels by the Falls. We ended up paying around $90 (US) for the room per night including taxes. Althought you are a distance from the falls the shuttle bus runs right by the motel, and at $6 a day for a pass it is well worth it. . ..cheaper than renting a car, gas and parking!!!
Nice clean place
I stayed at this motel recently June 3, 2005 and enjoyed my stay. The room was very clean and came with a kitchen which I shared with a relative who stayed in an adjoining room. All the children had a great time in the heated pool and new playground area. There were picnic tables for eating outside and a gas grill if you needed it. The price was very good also. I will definately stay here again while in the area. It is a 10 min drive to the falls. Outlet shopping and restaurants are close by.
We periodically visit Niagara Falls either for nature trips or casino night out. The last time, we decided not to go to a mega or chain hotel which offers partial view or "almost a view" of the Falls. Instead, we drove up Lundy's Lane to stay in a smaller place. We went to the Blue Moon Motel and we must say that we made a very good choice.
Our two month journey found us departing the sunny beaches of Maui for the Blue Moon Motel. Aside from weather shock we arrived for our four-day stay at Blue Moon late in the Niagara season, the 3rd week of October, 2004. All the positive Trip Advisor comments we had reviewed, in particular regarding the Owner's TLC, proved totally accurate.
Great value and great location
I have stayed at the
Blue Moon several times and always found the staff to be very courteous and the rooms clean, comortable and reasonable priced. In addition although it is not located right at the falls or the casino there are many other things to do and the hotel is in close proximity to all of them.
I just got back from my four nite stay at the Blue Moon Motel and I couldnt have asked for anything better. The rooms were clean and very well kept. The owner was absolutely awesome and was very helpful, without her my boyfriend and I wouldnt have done half of the things we got to do while we were staying there. She provided us with directions, coupons and recommendations and so on. The outside heated pool and BBQ area seemed to be the nicest i had seen from all the hotels in Niagara falls. My boyfriend and I were very satisfied with our room, prices, etc. and would recommend this motel to anyone who would be staying in that area. Thanks for making our trip great!!
The blue moon is great
We stay every summer at the Blue Moon. The rates
are very reasonable, the rooms are clean. It's close to the Factory Outlet Mall, Go Karts, Super Putt, Clifton Hill etc etc. The restaurants in this area are cheaper than on Clifton Hill. They have a lovely pool with a real deep end (unlike many hotels at the Falls)., and because its a smaller hotel the pool is never packed as in many of the larger hotels. They also have a BBQ & picnic area. It's near some great fruit farm & markets also. I highly recommend this hotel.
An e-mail dated 31st July, 03 in this review gave a scalting report of their stay at the Blue Moon Motel, the writer, unnamed and chosing to remain annonymous by not noting their e-mail address, have by indicating a description of the owners behaviour and the state and care of the rooms, either never been to this motel or confused the name with another establishment or in the worst case deliberately set out to slanderously damage a hard earned good reputation. As owner/operators of the establishment for over 11 years my wife and myself have worked hard to provide good accommodations and services, for all of our customers. We are a small family oriented motel with at least 75% customer return, many of whom advise others to stay with us; a loyalty, greatly appreciated by ourselves, is not something that can be earned by the standards described in the July 31st review. We also extend an invitation to (a) any visitors of our area including accommodation inspectors. (b) Those responsible for this review site. (c) the writer of the July report, who say they are revisitng the area in August. To make sure of their facts. To visit, meet us and see our establishment, we have a web site --------. We would like to thank a writer from the Toronto area for their comments regarding the Blue Moon Motel and we are happy to have been able to serve you and welcome. Blue Moon Motel Owner/Operator
If you want to stay at a motel where the owners keep you up all night yelling at each other and watching TV. Then stay at The Blue Moon. Our stay was very unsatisfactory. The owners kept me and my family up all night with their loudness, my daughter found a mouse in our motel room, there were so many bugs and centipedes in our room we couldn't count all of them. We asked for a different room, to that we found body hairs and food crumbs in our so called "clean" sheets. We are going back to Niagara Falls at the end of August to make up for our awful stay at this motel.
Excellent, Family Owned
Don't be fooled, this establishment was clean and offered excellent friendly service. I have not much more to say but the bottom line is that we're going back this week (Aug 1st) for the third time!