From apples to ginseng to grapes, farms at Niagara-on-the-Lake grow a bevy of enticing staples. Get a full-belly experience by forking out the perfect hotel in town.
Raise your glass and come see what this quirky area of the Falls is all about.
For starters, Niagara-on-the-Lake is home to half of the region’s 50 wineries. Take your pick of ruby reds and sparkling whites as you taste your way through the city. The area is also steeped in history. The site of Fort George marks the battlegrounds between American and British soldiers during the War of 1812. Today, Niagara-on-the-Lake is known less for its bloody history and more for its peaceful sailing opportunities on Lake Ontario with a bottle of Sauvignon Blanc chilling back at the hotel.
Niagara-on-the-Lake is a slice of rustic peace before or after you travel 28 km to Niagara Falls. While you’re in town, take advantage of the slower pace of this cozy Ontario community. Consider walking down from your hotel to a nearby park, and enjoy a picnic with some local wine as you watch the boats drift on the lake. Or hop on a vessel tour yourself, and indulge in a romantic sunset dinner as you float along the water’s edge.
To find the best Niagara Falls hotels for your stay, book with Expedia.ca. Take your pick of historic Niagara Falls hotels with their quaint charms or simple lodges to rest your head. When you stay at hotels near Niagara-on-the-Lake, you’ll be able to take in the local character of town, while preparing for a day at Niagara Falls just a few kilometers down the way.