A grand historic country inn hotel accommodation, centrally located in Picton, the heart of Prince Edward County.

where the art of hospitality and a passion for fine food meet in perfect harmony


Experience elegance enhanced at The Merrill Inn, a fine country inn accommodation in Prince Edward County featuring 13 elegantly appointed guestrooms and suites in the heart of Prince Edward County wine country.

The Restaurant at the Merrill Inn is widely known as one of Prince Edward County’s finest and features inspired County bistro cuisine crafted by renowned Chef Michael Sullivan. Our seasonal patio is open during warmer months, and we invite you to dine al fresco as you enjoy farm-to-table cuisine with a County flair.

Our inn guests enjoy sumptuous hot breakfasts that feature delectable house-made specialties from our kitchen.

Each guest room is uniquely appointed with hand-chosen antiques and artwork. Guests can enjoy our exclusive Merrill Inn “Essentials” spa collection of Prince Edward County-made bath amenities created especially for us by Nightingale’s Spa and made from natural ingredients and fine essential oils.

The Inn features original artwork installations by a wide range of Prince Edward County artists in a range of disciplines including oil, encaustic, watercolour, and more. You will find our collection uplifting and inspiring and we hope that you will enjoy it as much as we do.

Discover our award-winning wine list, which includes a wide variety of fine wines representing the best of Prince Edward County as well as international selections, locally crafted microbrews, cider, and spirits.

Our gift shop is a favourite among guests and locals alike and features ‘Inn made’ fine food specialties, Merrill Inn “Essentials” bath products, locally-made handcrafted artisan gifts and carefully-selected retro treasures. It’s the perfect place to purchase a one-of-a-kind gift for that special person in your life.

Share the love: give someone you care for special a Merrill Inn experience. Gift Certificates are available for the Inn, restaurant and gift shop.