Compton House Heritage Inn
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Guest Services

The essential information for making the most of your stay at Compton House.

Checking in at Compton House

We are located at 26 Waterford Bridge Road. Our check-in time is 3:00pm. Our checkout time is at 11:00am. If you find that you will be arriving late, just contact our front desk or email us at to notify our staff to make arrangements for your keys or door codes.

Deposit and Cancellation Policy

All reservations at Compton House require either a credit card number, cash, debit card information, email money transfer or certified cheque to secure your booking. Our reservation system doesn’t allow us to hold rooms in reserve.

For all our rooms and suites, a $50 deposit per night, per room or suite is required. For all properties, we require a 48 hour notice of cancellations. Any cancellations within 48 hours of arrival will require payment in full.


Compton House serves a delicious full breakfast from 7:30am to 9:30am daily during weekdays, and from 8:00am to 9:30am on weekends. Wake up to the enticing scent of fresh, gourmet coffee. Our breakfast menu includes fresh fruit, croissants, eggs Benedict, pancakes and sausages and multi grain cereals. If you prefer to eat privately while staying in one of our deluxe suites, simply request our signature ‘breakfast in bed’.

The standard occupancy for rooms, suites and apartments at Compton House is two persons. However, we can accommodate additional breakfast requests at $9.99 per person. Children under 12 eat at no additional charge.

Coffee and tea are available in the kitchen 24 hours a day. Each room is equipped with a refrigerator to store beverages and perishables.

For diet restrictions and allergies, please contact us in advance of your visit so that we can accommodate your nutritional breakfast needs.


Compton House offers complimentary Internet access. All guests have free access to the house computer located in the lobby of each residence. Printer, fax and scanner services are also available.

Laundry Services

Compton House can also provide laundry services – typically within the same day through our facilities on premises. Our on-site laundry charges are $10 per washer and $10 per dryer load. We also offers dry cleaning services through partner companies off premise. Dry cleaning will include a surcharge. An iron and ironing board is available in each room for guests' convenience. Our staff can also provide ironing service upon request.

Holiday Planning

Compton House loves living up to its motto: Escape the everyday. Anything we can do to ensure your visit is everything you dreamed it would be, is second nature for us. Whether it is where to eat (plenty of tempting options), what not to miss (there is truly something for everyone), what to wear (and how much), even when the best time is to view the whales (evenings) or how to get there (we have maps and links galore), we are happy to oblige with information and recommendations. Our staff can make any reservations for our guests. Just inquire at the front desk.


Compton House is able to provide cots and cribs for our tinier guests. Also,, children under 12 eat for free. Kids 12 years and older will be charged $9.99 per person for breakfast.


Compton House does not typically allow pets in our suites. However, we are considerate to situations where exceptions would need to be made. In this case, there is a $35 Pet Fee. Please be advised that guests are fully responsible for ALL outside cleanup after their pets and may be subject to additional cleaning fees for the suite.


We are sensitive to the needs of guests with allergies. We would be happy to work with you to address any allergies you may have. Please bring them to the attention of our staff. If you suffer from food-related allergies, you should talk to us about the nature of your allergy, and together we can take steps to accommodate your specific needs.


Our mature grounds and gardens make a beautiful backdrop for photos for weddings and other special occasions. Our grounds, like its residences, are meticulously kept and are spectacular through the camera lens! Facility grounds and certain interior spaces are available for rental. Rates start at $299 for a 2 hour session.

Meetings and Special Occasions

Both Leaside Manor and Compton House offer boardroom and reception spaces for various meetings, corporate retreats, cocktail receptions, and small performances. See Facilities section for more information.

Telephone Services

All of our Suites & Executive Apartments offer in-room phone and data lines. There is no charge for local calls. We also offer a fax on the premises. Messages left on our main phone number (709 754-5800) will be relayed to guests immediately. Faxes should be directed to (709 754-5802).