Hotels Near Murray Street in Niagara Falls, Canada

by Ken Macdonald Google
The Horseshoe Falls, the largest of the Niagara waterfalls, are in Canada.

The Horseshoe Falls, the largest of the Niagara waterfalls, are in Canada.

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The city of Niagara Falls straddles the U.S.-Canada border, which runs along the River Niagara and through the iconic Niagara Falls. Niagara Falls are actually divided into three sections by Goat and Luna islands, with the largest, the Horseshoe Falls, on the Canadian side, and the Bridal and American falls on the U.S. side. Murray Street runs through downtown Niagara towards the falls and has a range of hotels, some with casinos attached, right on or very near the street.

Holiday Inn Hotel Niagara Falls - By the Falls

Set on Murray Street in an eight-story modern building with 122 bedrooms, the Holiday Inn Hotel Niagara Falls - By the Falls is just a few steps from Niagara’s Horseshoe Falls. The hotel has indoor and outdoor swimming pools and a whirlpool tub. Guests can dine at two on-site restaurants, the Coco Terrace Steakhouse, and Mr. Coco's Pizza Bar and Lounge, which features a wood-fired oven. The Marineland Canada theme park, a five-minute drive from the hotel, features killer and beluga whales, dolphins and thrilling rides.

Quality Hotel Fallsview Cascade

Minutes from Niagara Falls on Murray Street, the Quality Hotel Fallsview Cascade is set in a motel-style building with free parking right outside the guestrooms. Other complimentary amenities include wireless Internet and breakfast. For dining, nearby restaurants include My Cousin Vinny’s, which serves Italian food and Gooees Oriental Grill House, offering a fusion of dishes from East and West. For a different dining experience, visit the Skylon Tower and ascend its 775 feet to enjoy a fine-dining meal in the rotating restaurant overlooking the Falls.

Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview

Just off Murray Street, the Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview is housed in two contemporary tower blocks, one 53 floors tall, the other 32, with many rooms enjoying views across Niagara Falls. The hotel incorporates a casino with 3,000 slot machines and 150 gaming tables, and, for guests who have decided the time is right, there’s a wedding chapel. The indoor water park includes a waterslide, a 27-foot waterfall and a whirlpool tub. On-site dining options include the rooftop Watermark Restaurant, the Brasa Brazilian Steakhouse and Romano’s Macaroni Grill.

Days Inn Niagara Falls Fallsview Hotel

A few minutes walk from Murray Street, room rates at the Days Inn & Suites by the Falls include use of the heated indoor and seasonal outdoor pools, parking and wireless Internet. The Perkins Restaurant chain, serving American favorites in a family-friendly ambiance, has an on-site branch. Guests can find other dining choices at the nearby Fallsview Casino Resort, including Chinese cuisine at the Golden Locust, steak and seafood at 17 Noir, and Italian dishes at Ponte Vecchio.

About the Author

Ken Macdonald lives in London and has been a freelance editor and writer since 1999. He has written on topics including travel, food and gardening for UKTV, Expedia and “The Guardian” website. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in English studies from Stirling University in Scotland.

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