Lakeside Ohio

This year-round inn, built in 1977, is located one block from Lake Erie in Lakeside’s Business District. It provi0des guests with easy access to waterfront activities, several parks with recreational opportunities and Hoover Auditorium. The Fountain Inn has 48 rooms and the ability to host 140 guests at full capacity. It is the ideal location for family reunions, conferences or business retreats. It’s open nightly from May 15 to October 15. From October 16 to May 14, call the reservations line at (419) 798-4461, ext. 230 to ask about nightly availability or to book a special event.


Fountain Inn amenities include all non-smoking rooms, complimentary continental breakfast, wheelchair accessible front entrance, ATM machine, ice machine, vending machine, elevator, 24-hour front desk service and limited on-site parking.

Guest Rooms & Suites

Heritage Suites

Heritage Suites are the Fountain Inn’s top-of-the-line accommodations. These are the largest suites with a king bed, private bath, microwave, refrigerator and a variety of upgraded amenities. Heritage Suites are well apportioned and very well priced.

Chautauqua Rooms

Chautauqua Rooms offer a variety of king, queen or two full beds, private bath and select upgraded amenities (as available).

Family Rooms

Family Rooms consist of two full beds, private bath and living area suitable for accommodating the entire family. Family Rooms are specifically designed to host a family without having to reserve multiple rooms. These rooms sleep up to four family members comfortably.

Traditions Rooms

Traditions Rooms are the original Fountain Inn rooms. These smaller rooms contain a full or two twin beds and a private bath. Traditions Rooms are the most affordable option at the Fountain Inn.

Specials & Promotions

Winter Weekend Getaway Special

Special rates are being offered at the Fountain Inn for the weekend of “A Lakeside Christmas.”

  • Rooms with either 1 queen, 1 king or 2 twins (for up to 2 persons): $89+tax/night
  • Rooms with either 2 queens or 2 fulls (for up to 4 persons): $99+tax/night
  • Suites: $109+tax/night

Save even more by staying both Friday, Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 9 to receive 20% off of your entire stay!

Quantities are limited and rates are subject to availability. Each reservation includes complimentary Wi-Fi, an in-room Keurig coffeemaker and a flat screen TV with cable. To book, call the reservation line at (419) 798-4461, ext. 230 and ask for the “Winter Weekend Getaway Special.”