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Finding a Hotel in Windsor, ON

• A WorldWeb.com Travel Guide for Windsor, Ontario.
Separated from the United States and the city of Detroit by the Detroit River, Canada's southernmost city, Windsor, exemplifies diversity in every sense of the term. Its history as an important French settlement and its pivotal role in providing an underground refuge for slavery influenced every aspect of development in the city. These factors, combined with burgeoning manufacturing and educational sectors, a pleasant climate and impressive cultural offerings, make for a vibrant urban landscape. Numerous attractions, special events, dining and shopping opportunities await visitors, whether travel is for business or pleasure. Hotel and motel accommodations are plentiful and as diverse as the city vibe.


Extending along Highway 3 and offering easy access to downtown, riverfront attractions and the Ambassador Bridge international crossing, this commercial corridor features a wide selection of hotels and motels to suit any travelling desire. Whether needs are for business or family travel, this area provides the full spectrum of choices, including properties from the Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn, Comfort Inn, Econo Lodge and Super 8 brands. Guest amenities at these hotels range from standard to above standard, including family-friendly indoor pools, complimentary continental breakfast and complete fitness facilities. Visitors will also appreciate the extensive selection of independent hotels and motels available along the route, which offer affordable rates, standard lodging and a range of amenities. Ample shopping, family dining and services are within easy reach when choosing the Huron Church Road area.


Geographically positioned just eight blocks from the waterfront, the city centre offers the best of all worlds. Numerous restaurants, coffee shops, stores and attractions line the arteries of Ouelette Avenue, University Avenue and Wyandotte Street, where a handful of hotels are also available to visitors.

Comfortable guest rooms in chain-style hotels are situated in this vibrant district, each offering distinct services and budget-friendly packages. Catering to families and extended stays, the all-suites hotel Quality Suites is just steps from the waterfront, offers a full complimentary breakfast and provides free shuttle service to the Caesars Windsor Casino. Sitting at the main entrance and exit point of the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel, the city centre area provides easy access to every attraction Windsor and surrounding districts have to offer.


High-rise properties offering river and Detroit skyline views are plentiful along Riverside Drive, where easy access to nearby Detroit, waterfront parkland, museums, galleries, nightlife and the popular Caesars Casino makes for an ideal lodging destination. Luxury seekers need not search further than the eminent Caesars Hotel, where guests can enjoy all the amenities of a casino resort, including on-site dining, live entertainment and extravagant guest suites. The fully appointed Hilton and adjacent Radisson Riverfront Hotel each offer extensive guest amenities, including banquet facilities, on-site dining, indoor pools and fitness complexes and are within walking distance to numerous sights and attractions, including the casino. If being at the seat of the action is a priority, the waterfront district will not disappoint.


Big-box shopping, golf courses, the area's largest shopping centre and ample dining opportunities are all within easy reach when staying in the city's south district and airport area. Chain hotels, including the Comfort Inn, Howard Johnson and Ramada, are all within a short distance to Windsor's international airport and cater to business travellers, budget-minded visitors, those travelling with children or short-term visitors on layover to other destinations. A host of amenities can be expected and range from basic necessities like comfy beds and in-room movies to value-added bonuses like business centres, licensed lounges, complimentary wireless Internet and continental breakfast. Car rental agencies are located within walking distance from the airport terminal.

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