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Paletta Lakefront Park and Mansion

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Address: 4250 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario L7L 1A6, Canada
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+1 905-632-7809

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Beautiful walking trails

Nothing too strenuous or long, just beautiful wooded trails by the lake and in the background a lovely mansion which, I believe, you can rent out for special occasions. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing too strenuous or long, just beautiful wooded trails by the lake and in the background a lovely mansion which, I believe, you can rent out for special occasions. Lots of wildlife to see. Dogs must be on a leash.

Thank directorchrissyb
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are lucky enough to live within walking distance to the lake where Paletta is located. The grounds are just stunning, (very different during each season) the facility is very historic and full of character charm. Our favourite thing to do as a family is walk down all the way to the lake and go to the left where the... More 

Thank Boschski
Burlington, Canada
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you would like an interesting yet short place to walk/relax and enjoy the lake. This is the place. I saw swans on my last visit. Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes (gravel/wood chip paths).

Thank Hleebstrong
Burlington, Canada
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58 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I was married at Paletta Mansion and I have a specially soft spot for sentimental reasons, but after since my wedding I attended many functions there in different seasons and was impressed again and again. Grounds are well manicured and visitors respect nature by enjoying it and sharing it with others.

Thank TCork2014
Niagara Falls, Canada
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206 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I Love to Go for a Walk here, to clear my Head.. So peaceful, paths, view of the Lake, beach, benches, bridges, ducks, stream, big trees, little hill. Great photo ops.

Thank Loretta B
Burlington, Canada
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84 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This former family home is located right on the lake and enables one to walk along the shoreline. There are nature trails through natural habitat and benches available throughout the property for viewing the lake, quietly reading a book, soaking up the tranquility of the old homestead.

Thank Gerry C
Burlington, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Drive, bike or walk over to the mansion and enjoy wonderful views of the building, the grounds and lake. It's very quiet and relaxing. Spread a blanket and read or picnic. Just stay away from the bird droppings.

Thank ifusays0
Toronto, Canada
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42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I haven't actually been inside the mansion in years, but the actual park grounds are very nice. There's usually a couple taking engagement pictures anytime I come here. Just a nice quiet, picturesque place to visit.

Thank Mike C
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14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I have been to this park hundreds of times, and love the grounds and the atmosphere. One day i was there i dropped something on one of the trails and was hopeful that someone turned it in, so i went to the main house to ask a staff member. The woman who approached me was incredibly rude. " WHAT ARE... More 

3 Thank Michelle M
Oakville, Canada
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Beautiful location for fall photos! Lots of colours and gorgeous grounds. Staff are very friendly and courteous. Excellent location for a special event such as wedding or family reunion.

Thank Jennifer D

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