There are a number of considerations in selecting accommodations that can
make the difference between an enjoyable stay and a major headache, whether
your trip to Niagara Falls is for business or pleasure. You can select a hotel
based on its name, features,
price range, or its location.
Most of the major hotel chains have properties in the Niagara Falls marketplace. If you are familiar with and happy with a chain, or just want its frequent flyer miles, then you will like their hotel in Niagara Falls.
Some chains focus on business travellers, in the upper-middle price range. In Niagara Falls you'll find: Crowne Plaza, Doubletree, Holiday Inn, Hilton, Marriott, Novotel, Radisson, Ramada, Renaissance, Sheraton, several other chains. Some chains target families and budget conscious business travellers. These chains include: Best Western, Comfort Inn, Days Inn, Econolodge, Hampton, and Howard Johnson, Rodeway, Thriftlodge, Travelodge, and Vlue Inn.
The Niagara REgion has several fine hotels and motels that do not belong to a chain. These hotels include fine establishments like the Brock Plaza, Aston Michaels Inn, and luxury hotels such as the Pillar and Post Inn and Queen's Landing in Niagara on the Lake. There are many smaller and affordable independent hospitality establishments in the Niagara Falls area.
A traveller may need to rely on a specific features in a hotel. It may be a hotel-wide capability like airport shuttle or business centre, it may be an in-room feature like Internet access or a whirlpool bath (and vary from room to room), it may relate to fitness to stay in shape on the road or to entertain the children, or you may require special suites. We have tried to catalogue them all in the FoundLocally database.
Very popular these days are "suite hotels", where your suite also has a meeting area, separate from the one or 2 bedrooms, and a complete kitchen. The range of features will vary from hotel to hotel, and sometimes from room to room. If there is a feature that is critical to your stay (ie wheelchair access or coach parking) request it in the Hotel Search screen to display only to those establishments. Be sure to request this feature when making your room reservation.
Some commonly sought features are: