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Welsh Rarebit for Breakfast – We Promise!

In our first newsletter last year prior to opening for the season, we talked all about the hand-off of four generations of Kenneys. It was all about Kenneys and Folts’ and assorted personal credentials. That’s now behind us. The road travelled last summer was smooth and seamless. The transition, excepting personalities, was barely noticeable. No rocky or dramatic moments. The only major exception being the frantic search for a family of character and heart to adopt two orphaned kittens abandoned near the Boathouse. But guests Mike and Lynn Kingsmill stepped up to the plate and provided the pair a fantastic home, complete with fun toys and much love. The transition is complete, but as predicted in our first newsletter, the lives of guests, guides and staff, long past, still linger nostalgically in the air of this grand old lady of hospitality where change is hard to measure, even detect. Unless, of course, some time in the past you might just have noticed, in between a wee dram of Canadian whisky and going out with your fishing party, that the bath in Inn #6 had some overlooked mould. Because you are friends, you perhaps discreetly reported the embarrassment, and today, it is different. That attention to detail grows in all of the buildings, along with fresh paint, paneling, rugs, refinished floors, new linens, bed and laundry (we still line […]

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59 Kenney Road
Jones Falls, Elgin Ontario
K0G1E0, Canada



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