Fountain Inn

Lakeside Chautauqua
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Fountain Inn

Amenities & Services
The Fountain Inn is located in the heart of Lakeside’s charming business district and within walking distance to Lake Erie and across the street from the concert venue, Hoover Auditorium. It’s a year-round family destination.

Discover Lakeside's Charming Oasis

Immerse yourself in the serenity of Lakeside’s charming oasis at The Fountain Inn. From its central location in the heart of the business district, explore the scenic beauty of Lake Erie just a leisurely stroll away. Our welcoming accommodations and family-friendly atmosphere create the perfect escape for a relaxing retreat.

Take a Trip To Lakeside Chautauqua

Experience Lakeside Chautauqua with a stay at the Foutain Inn Hotel with your family.  The Fountain Inn is just blocks from the Lake Erie Shoreline and a view of the Islands.  For 150 years, Lakeside Chautauqua has welcomed families to the shores of Lake Erie to take part in an experience dedicated to nurturing mind, body and spirit. Lakeside is a historic community in northwest Ohio that offers an abundance of spiritual opportunities, educational lectures, cultural arts performances and recreational activities year-round for both families and groups of all sizes.


Arrival: Departure: Adults: Children:

Deposit: The first night’s deposit with tax is required to guarantee your room reservation.

Cancellation Policy: Should you cancel your reservation more than 72 hours in advance of your arrival date, your deposit will be refunded, minus a $30 cancellation fee. Cancellations made within 72 hours of arrival date will forfeit full deposit.

Advance Reservations: Both the Fountain Inn and Hotel Lakeside offer a 50-week advance booking window to allow guests to book hotel rooms and plan their next trip to Lakeside. For example, you’re able to reserve the date May 15, 2025, as early as May 30, 2024.

Lakeside Access Pass

From Memorial Day to Labor Day, guests visiting are required to purchase a Lakeside access pass. Options include single, weekly or season-long stays.

With over 3,000 different experiences each summer, the Lakeside access pass provides you the following experiences during your stay.

Boost Your Stay Add Ons

Don't forget to buy passes for your stay

Daily, weekly or, season Chautauqua Pass and Auto Pass are required for guests.