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Upper Ohio Valley
Tri-State Area

At Le Chateau Pier, we believe that relaxation and rejuvenation are essential parts of any memorable getaway. The Ohio Valley is full of additional recreation and activities available to our guests.

For those who seek adventure, the Ohio Valley has thrilling outdoor excursions such as hiking, biking, and more. Our location is conveniently located to major metros like Pittsburgh, Columbus, and Wheeling.

Recreation and Outdoors

Nestled in the scenic beauty of Smithfield, Ohio, Le Chateau Pier offers not only a remarkable venue but also a prime location surrounded by recreational and outdoor wonders. Explore the enchanting landscape and embrace the abundant opportunities for outdoor activities, such as fishing, boating, and kayaking at the picturesque Jefferson State Lake.

Nearby, the Beatty Park Nature Preserve beckons with its miles of scenic trails, inviting you to immerse yourself in nature's embrace. Beyond the serene outdoor settings, Smithfield boasts a rich history showcased at the Jefferson County Historical Museum, along with a vibrant arts scene at the Historic Fort Steuben Park. Indulge in local flavors at nearby wineries and breweries, or simply immerse yourself in the town's charming small-town ambiance, complete with delightful shops and inviting cafes.

With Le Chateau Pier as your gateway, discover the perfect blend of natural beauty and local charm that surrounds our venue, creating an unforgettable experience for all who visit.

Attractions & Destinations

Le Chateau Pier benefits from its exceptional location near the crossroads of West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Ohio, offering easy access to a diverse array of attractions and destinations.

Immerse yourself in the region's rich history by exploring the Jefferson County Historical Museum and stepping back in time at the beautifully preserved Historic Fort Steuben Park. Nature lovers will delight in the nearby Beatty Park Nature Preserve, where scenic trails wind through breathtaking landscapes.

Expand your horizons with a visit to neighboring towns and cities, each brimming with their own unique charm and cultural offerings. Indulge in the flavors of local wineries and breweries, savoring the finest wines and craft beers crafted with passion and precision. Within the welcoming community of Smithfield, you'll find delightful shops, cozy cafes, and a warm atmosphere that invites you to embrace the local spirit. With Le Chateau Pier as your base, you're perfectly positioned to explore the captivating attractions and destinations that span across the three states, ensuring a truly memorable and immersive experience.

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Nearby Metros

Le Chateau Pier offers the unique advantage of being conveniently located near bustling metropolitan areas, adding an extra dimension to your stay or visit. With nearby metros such as Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Wheeling, West Virginia, just a short drive away, you have easy access to a wealth of cultural, culinary, and entertainment experiences. Immerse yourself in the vibrant arts scene, explore renowned museums, indulge in world-class dining, or catch a live performance.

After a day of urban exploration, return to the serene ambiance of Le Chateau Pier, where you can unwind and rejuvenate amidst the picturesque beauty of Smithfield, Ohio.

Whether you seek the excitement of the city or the tranquility of the countryside, our prime location allows you to enjoy the best of both worlds, ensuring a well-rounded and memorable experience during your stay at Le Chateau Pier.

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Event Venue with Bed and Breakfast
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Additional Features
Event Offerings

Each detail of your décor process is carefully and meticulously thought out. Matching your décor style to your event helps to set the tone and bring life to the event taking place.

Ice Sculptures

Add an element of exclusivity to your event by bringing a touch of uniqueness to your special occasion with our ice sculptures. Captivate your guests with this beautiful centerpiece that they will be sure to talk about for years to come.


Our outdoor gazebo provides the perfect backdrop to give your special occasion lasting memories for years to come.

Wheeling, West Virginia

While staying at Le Chateau Pier, you'll have the perfect opportunity to explore the vibrant city of Wheeling, West Virginia, located just 20 miles away.

Wheeling offers a host of attractions and activities that will enrich your experience. Discover the city's rich history by visiting popular landmarks such as the iconic Wheeling Suspension Bridge or touring the captivating Oglebay Institute Glass Museum.

Immerse yourself in the thriving arts scene with a visit to the Capitol Theatre, where you can catch a captivating performance. Indulge in the city's culinary delights at renowned restaurants, showcasing a blend of regional flavors and international cuisines. For those seeking a little excitement, try your luck at the Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack or explore the extensive trails and natural beauty of the Wheeling Heritage Trail System.

With its rich heritage, cultural offerings, and lively atmosphere, Wheeling complements your stay at Le Chateau Pier, providing a diverse range of experiences to enhance your visit.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

When you stay at Le Chateau Pier or choose our venue, you open the door to the vibrant city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, located just 45 minutes away. Known as the "Steel City," Pittsburgh offers an abundance of attractions and experiences to enhance your visit.

Immerse yourself in the city's rich cultural scene by exploring world-class museums such as the Carnegie Museum of Art and the Andy Warhol Museum. Catch a thrilling sports game at Heinz Field or PNC Park, where the city's passionate fans create an electric atmosphere. Delight in the diverse culinary landscape, ranging from trendy eateries to iconic Pittsburgh-style sandwiches.

Take in the breathtaking views from atop Mount Washington or embark on a leisurely cruise along the three rivers that converge in the heart of the city. With its vibrant arts, sports, and culinary offerings, Pittsburgh serves as the perfect complement to your stay at Le Chateau Pier, providing an unforgettable urban experience just a stone's throw away.

St. Clairsville, Ohio

Discover the captivating town of St. Clairsville, Ohio, just a short distance from Le Chateau Pier. This charming town, nestled in the rolling hills of eastern Ohio, offers a perfect blend of small-town charm, rich history, and natural beauty.

Explore historic landmarks like the Belmont County Courthouse and learn about the significance of the National Road at the Historic National Road Welcome Center. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of nearby Barkcamp State Park, or wander through the town's quaint streets, filled with delightful shops and cozy cafes. St. Clairsville awaits, inviting you to experience its unique charm and captivating attractions.

Columbus, Ohio

Welcome to Columbus, Ohio, a vibrant city brimming with energy and endless possibilities, located within reach of Le Chateau Pier. Situated just a short drive away, Columbus offers a dynamic urban experience that combines rich history, diverse cultural attractions, and a thriving arts and culinary scene.

From the iconic Ohio Statehouse to the thought-provoking exhibits at the Columbus Museum of Art, the city is a haven for history and culture enthusiasts. Explore the vibrant neighborhoods such as the Short North Arts District, known for its eclectic galleries, boutiques, and restaurants. Immerse yourself in the lush green spaces of the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens or take a stroll along the Scioto Mile, a scenic riverfront promenade.

As you venture through Columbus, indulge in the city's culinary delights, from innovative farm-to-table restaurants to bustling food markets. Experience the energy of the city's sports scene by catching a game at Nationwide Arena or cheering on the Buckeyes at the Ohio Stadium.

With Columbus located approximately 2 hours away from Le Chateau Pier, this bustling metropolis offers a myriad of experiences to enhance your stay and create lasting memories. Embrace the vibrant city life that awaits in Columbus, where culture, entertainment, and culinary delights abound.

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195 State Route 151
Smithfield OH 43948