The Fountain Inn is located in the heart of Lakeside’s charming business district and within walking distance to Lake Erie, Hoover Auditorium and Heritage Hall Museum. It’s a year-round destination for family getaways, reunions, wedding parties, conferences and business retreats.
Reservations for 2023 are open! Make an online reservation or call (419) 798-4461, ext. 230 for year-round accommodations.
Amenities include ALL non-smoking rooms and facility, complimentary breakfast Monday thru Saturday, wheelchair-accessible side entrance, elevator, fridge, microwave, iron and ironing board in all rooms. ATM and ice/vending machines are located in the lobby of the Fountain Inn.
Between Memorial Day Weekend and Labor Day, guests with a Daily Chautauqua Pass may also utilize the Grindley Aquatic & Wellness Campus and the Hoover Auditorium Live Entertainment. There may be additional nominal charges for certain classes or entertainment venues such as miniature golf, Rhein Center art classes and Orchestra Hall movies. Guests visiting must purchase a Daily, Weekly or Season Chautauqua Pass and daily parking for an overnight stay.
– Check-in: 3 p.m.
– Check-out: 11 a.m.
Admission & Parking: During our summer Chautauqua season (May 26-Sept. 4, 2023) Lakeside is a gated community and all guests must purchase a Daily, Weekly or Season Chautauqua Pass for admission as well as daily parking.
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 $25 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, 2024, as early as May 30, 2023.
Don't forget to buy passes for your stay
Specials & Promotions
Lakeside Chautauqua is the perfect destination for an overnight stay. Take advantage of the following discounts offered at Hotel Lakeside and enjoy rest, renewal and recreation year-round. Please note: offers cannot be combined with any other discounts, offers or special promotions.
To make your summer vacation planning easier and more affordable, we’re offering an $875 Weekday Family Package and $950 Weekend Family Package. Save on select vacation dates in June, July and August. Packages include lodging, admission, parking and more.
Travel to Lakeside to see the Total Solar Eclipse on April 8, 2024! Standard rooms at the Fountain Inn start at $155 (+tax) for one night and $295 (+tax) for two nights from April 6-8, 2024.
- AAA (10% off Standard Rate) – guest must present AAA card at check-in to receive discount.
- Senior/AARP (10% off Standard Rate) – guest must present show AARP card or valid I.D., age 60 or older.
- Education (15% off Standard Rate) – guest must present show valid employee I.D., teachers, professors, and childcare facility employees.
- Military/First Responders (15% off Standard Rate) – guest must present Military I.D. (active or retired) or valid employee I.D. (active or retired), includes EMT, nurses, doctors, police.