Permaculture-Inspired Urban Homestead / Eco B&B

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Many people like to opt for a relaxing "stay-cation". Local travel is simple, affordable, and close by! Consider timing your stay here with taking a gardening course, fermenting class, soap making session, or permaculture workshop...


B&B Stay with Workshop Packages:

While staying at Little City Farm you can enjoy a private 1-2 hour hands-on class with take-home samples. To book a B&B stay with workshop package contact us by phone or email.

Choose from these workshop topic (note some are seasonal):

Organic Vegan Soap Making
Kimchi Making & Fermentation
Cheese Making & Yogurt
Sourdough/Wood-Fired Bread
Backyard Herbal Medicinal Teas
Organic Garden Planning/Permaculture Gardens
Starting your Urban Homestead


Magazines that inspire us:

Taproot Magazine
Orion Magazine
Natural Life Magazine
Mother Earth News
Yes Magazine
Permaculture Activist
Organic Gardening
Alternatives Environmental Magazine
Rhythm of the Home
Urban Farm Magazine
Seeds of Diversity

$130/night (for 1-2 guests)
+ $20/per additional guest
Includes Organic Breakfast Basket.

The Black Walnut Eco Retreat features the top floor of our house all to yourself.

This includes 4 private rooms:
- a private entrance;
- full private bathroom;
- queen sized bed in main bedroom;
- futon couch in sitting room;
- futon couch converts to double bed;
- eating nook with organic tea + coffee;
- cozy reading room with couch;
- natural paints and finishes;
- restored original pine floors;
- wireless internet for your use;

What you won't find:
- television (we prefer reading or spending time outdoors);
- air conditioning (we prefer trees, cross-breezes, and fans for the rooms);
- scented sheets (we prefer line-dried linens freshened with sun and wind);
- microwave (we prefer to cook and bake from scratch for you).

The Eating Nook
Well equipped for your self-catered breakfast needs with dishes, cutlery, mugs, glasses, cutting board, bodum, tea kettle and tea pot, filtered water, cloth napkins, compost pail, Fair Trade organic coffee & teas.

Special extras to look forward to:
- eco towels & linens;
- handmade natural soaps & eco shampoos;
- luxurious bedding made of eco/natural fibres for a restful sleep;
- bouquets of fresh flowers from the garden;
- Fair Trade organic coffee & herbal tea station;
- organic healthful nourishing breakfast at your leisure;
- peace and quiet of a "country in the city" setting;
- wireless internet in your B&B space;
- great reading library & board games.


Breakfast is self-catered with our "organic breakfast basket" being left at your door. You are welcome to take your breakfast basket outdoors to our garden patio, or dine in your private eating nook.

Our daily delicious light vegetarian/vegan breakfast features healthful, seasonal local foods. Our "Organic Breakfast Basket" is left at your door in the morning so you can enjoy breakfast at your leisure. The Organic Breakfast Basket comes with a variety of the following: organic homemade yogurt or smoothie, homemade organic jams and preserves, freshly baked organic wholegrain breads, muffins or granola, and seasonal fresh fruit.*

An assortment of herbal teas and freshly roasted Fair Trade organic coffee is always available for you to brew yourself at the tea/coffee station located in the B&B space. Whenever possible, we try to incorporate homegrown offerings from our gardens, or fresh sprouts from our greenhouse. Any food wastes are given to our chickens, or composted for use in our gardens.

* Please notify us of any allergies or food sensitivities when you are making your reservation. We do require advance notice if we need to adjust your breakfast menu.


Please CLICK HERE TO CONTACT US NOW by email to make your B&B reservation. We require a 50% deposit of your total rate to hold your booking. The balance of your payment is payable when you arrive.

Cancellations: please give at least 1 week notice to receive a full refund of your deposit.

Or Contact us by phone at: 519-575-9174

Check-In / Check-0ut Times

Check-in time for guests is between 4:00-6:00 pm, unless otherwise arranged in advance. Check-out time is 11:00 am.

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508 Duke Street West, Kitchener, ON, N2H 3Y8
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Phone: (519) 575-9174