Niagara Falls Hotels Close to the Falls

by Flora Richards-Gustafson Google
Hotels near Niagara Falls offer great views of Horseshoe Falls.

Hotels near Niagara Falls offer great views of Horseshoe Falls.

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Hotels near Niagara Falls offer views of the Horseshoe Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and the American Falls. While Niagara Falls is partially in Buffalo, New York, the hotels with the best views are on the Canadian side, in Ontario. U.S. visitors to the Canadian side of Niagara Falls now need a passport or passport card when crossing the border.

Marriott Niagara Falls Hotel Fallsview & Spa

Offering great daytime views of Niagara Falls, the Marriott Niagara Falls Hotel Fallsview & Spa offers accommodations and restaurants that overlook this natural attraction. Just a block away from Niagara Falls, in the Fallsview district, the Marriot places guests near the Fallsview Casino Resort and the Niagara Convention and Civic Centre. All of its guest rooms offer panoramic views of Horseshoe Falls and the river, and sleep up to three people or more, depending on the size of the room. Rooms are decorated in red, green, ivory and golden tones, and include guestrooms with a fireplace; suites come with whirlpools and a bi-level loft with floor-to-ceiling windows, a fireplace and a two-person whirlpool tub. The Marriott offers its guests a full-service spa, steam room, currency exchange services, business center, tours of Niagara Falls and a shuttle to local casinos and area attractions.

Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview

Expanded in 2009, the Hilton Fallsview has 1,000 guest rooms and, with 53 stories, is one of Canada’s tallest hotels. The Hilton is a five-minute walk from Niagara Falls. It is modernly decorated with furnishings from Europe and warm, neutral colors to keep the focus on the view of the waterfalls. This is an all-suite hotel and rooms have up to three bedrooms -- some with glass-enclosed Jacuzzis and separate sleeping and living quarters. In addition to basic amenities, the Hilton offers playpens upon request, shuttle services to area attractions and Spectra Vision for a fee. The hotel charges a daily parking fee.

Embassy Suites Niagara Falls Hotel

One of the newest hotels at Niagara Falls, the Embassy Suites offers the best views of the waterfalls from their top-floor suites. The look of the hotel is Roman-inspired and incorporates natural elements such wood and stone pillars. The Embassy Suites is an all-suite hotel that offers two-room suites and the Presidential Suite, which has three rooms. Fallsview and Premium suites feature Jacuzzi tubs and views of both the American and Horseshoe Falls. Amenities include a complimentary hot breakfast, which includes an omelet bar, and an evening Manager’s Reception with complimentary beverages and snacks. The hotel provides shuttle services to area attractions such as Marineland and the Las Vegas Magic Show.

Sheraton on the Falls Hotel

Situated near the Rainbow Bridge at the base of the Clifton Hill, the Sheraton on the Falls Hotel is within walking distance of Horseshoe Falls and American Falls. For convenience, it is connected to the Fallsview Indoor Waterpark, Casino Niagara and the Falls Avenue Entertainment Complex. The rooms at the Sheraton are decorated with light peach and white striped wallpaper, European-style wooden furnishings, large windows and floral curtains. The hotel is so close to the waterfalls that guests feel as though their rooms are hanging over the river. Accommodations include traditional guest rooms with views of the city of Niagara Falls, deluxe rooms with a sitting area and fireplace that overlook the falls, suites with Jacuzzis, and the two-story Presidential Suite, which has a view of the falls from within the steam shower/Jacuzzi. In an effort to be earth-friendly, the Sheraton on the Falls Hotel has a Guest Green Reward program, which rewards guests with a gift card to an on-site coffee shop if they decline housekeeping services during their stay.

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