The city of Niagara Falls, Canada sees more than 20 million visitors each year, many of whom are in search of romantic inspiration. Only a small handful of the area's hotels both exude romance and provide guests with panoramic views of the falls right from the property.
Niagara Falls Crowne Plaza Hotel
The Niagara Falls Crowne Plaza Hotel is located near the American Falls. From the Upper Fallsview Rooms on floors seven through nine, guests have views of the falls right from their windows. The hotel has a Romantic Getaway Package, including two nights' accommodations, breakfast, chocolate-covered strawberries, a bottle of wine and a $50 dinner credit to Massimo Capra's Rainbow Room, from which guests can take advantage of even more sweeping views of the falls. The Crowne Plaza gives guests an indoor connection to the three acre Fallsview Waterpark and also houses Fallsview Restaurant, Rainforest Cafe, Hard Rock Cafe, Perkins and Starbucks. A spa is located on the premises, providing hair, nail, skin and massage treatments.
Sheraton Fallsview Hotel and Conference Center
The Sheraton Fallsview Hotel houses 407 guest rooms and suites, all decorated in classic contemporary style with a blue, beige and white palette. Niagara Falls Live website recognizes the Sheraton Fallsview for having the best nighttime views of the falls. The hotel's Wine and Roses package includes two nights' accommodations, a hot breakfast buffet, a $40 dinner voucher to Milestones Grill and Bar Fallsview Restaurant, a bottle of sparkling wine with two gift champagne flutes, half a dozen roses, chocolate-covered strawberries, and shuttle passes to Casino Niagara. The hotel is part of the Green Key Program, which encourages environmentally friendly practices at hotels.
Marriott Niagara Falls Fallsview and Spa
According to Niagara Falls Live, the Mariott Niagara Falls Fallsview offers the best daytime views of both the Canadian and American Falls, as well as good customer service. The guest rooms feature traditional furnishings and decor, each with large windows framing views of the falls. The Terrapin Grille Fallsview Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner on the hotel's mezzanine floor, and features floor-to-ceiling windows looking directly out onto the falls. The romance package includes a $75 voucher to Terrapin Grille, one night accommodations, a bottle of sparkling wine, half a dozen roses, chocolate-dipped strawberries and one Select Spa Treatment. Serenity Spa offers a variety of skin, nail and massage treatments.
Niagara Falls Hilton
The Niagara Falls Hilton underwent a multimillion-dollar renovation in 2009 to include 500 new suites in a 53-story hotel that sits right on the falls. Many of the suites include fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs and floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the water. The Hilton's Romantic Two Night Getaway package includes two nights' accommodations, a hot breakfast buffet each morning and a $40 voucher to one of the hotel's three restaurants: Romano's Macaroni Grill, Brasa Brazillian Steakhouse or Watermark Fallsview Restaurant. The hotel's 10,000-square-foot pool features a waterfall and a three-story-tall water slide.
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