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Sarnia Family Hotels

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Top Sarnia Family Hotels

Best Western Plus Guildwood Inn
3.5 out of 5
1400 Venetian Blvd, Sarnia, ON
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $115
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.3/5Excellent! (428 reviews)

"Beds were very comfortable Clean rooms Shower had lots of pressure Smell of cleaning products in hallway could be not a strong"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 20, 2020

Best Western Plus Guildwood Inn
Hampton Inn by Hilton Sarnia/Point Edward
2.5 out of 5
1492 Venetian Blvd., Sarnia, ON
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $99
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.6/5Exceptional! (470 reviews)

"Great place to stay! Great staff and it’s a newer building and very clean"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 25, 2020

Hampton Inn by Hilton Sarnia/Point Edward
Quality Inn Sarnia
3 out of 5
751 Christina St N, Sarnia, ON
Free Cancellation
CA $81
per night
Apr 16 - Apr 17
4/5Very Good! (537 reviews)

"Great area for walking. Room heating fan very noisy. Kept waking up when it was on. Bathroom fan noisy."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

Quality Inn Sarnia
Comfort Inn Sarnia
2.5 out of 5
815 Mara St, Sarnia, ON
Free Cancellation
CA $94
per night
Apr 16 - Apr 17
4.1/5Very Good! (299 reviews)

"Not sure why, we had booked a king room but we given a room with two queen beds. Did not want to creat problems for staff so we did not say anything. Did appreciate the bag breakfast in the morning."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 26, 2020

Comfort Inn Sarnia
Sunbridge Hotel & Conference Centre Sarnia/Point Edward
3 out of 5
1498 Venetian Blvd, Sarnia, ON
CA $90
per night
May 1 - May 2
3.8/5Good! (749 reviews)

"A bit on the old side but its okay. I had no complaints and the place was very pleasant."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 24, 2020

Sunbridge Hotel & Conference Centre Sarnia/Point Edward
Chipican Motel
2 out of 5
1144 Christina St N, Sarnia, ON
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $63
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
2.3/5 (127 reviews)

"No ice machine but a full size fridge & a microwave, the bed was firm & comfortable but the pillows were too soft. Due to my handicap they changed my room to a mainfloor room, no stairs & I could park infront of my door! The air conditioner was not adequate for the size of the room. It’s an old motel ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 12, 2019

Chipican Motel
The Harbourfront Inn
3.5 out of 5
505 Harbour Road, Sarnia, ON
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $81
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
4.3/5Excellent! (730 reviews)

"Excellent bathroom, well equipped and modern. Good-sized room with lots of light and a comfortable place for sitting. Fridge with freezer compartment."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

The Harbourfront Inn
The Gables inn
2 out of 5
1625 London Line, Sarnia, ON
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $77
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
3/5 (109 reviews)

"It was easy to find. Reasonably priced. Close to other amenities. Rooms were relatively clean. Lots of parking. Could use a few upgrades. All in all was a nice place to stay"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 24, 2020

The Gables inn
Insignia, Ascend Hotel Collection
2.5 out of 5
283 N. Christina Street, Sarnia, ON
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $149
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.6/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)

"Boutique type of hotel with a good location to downtown Sarnia"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 19, 2020

Insignia, Ascend Hotel Collection
Super 8 by Wyndham Sarnia ON
2 out of 5
420 N Christina St, Sarnia, ON
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $70
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
3.4/5Good! (628 reviews)

"I always stay here any time I'm in Sarnia. I like the location."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 25, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Sarnia ON
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Where Should We Stay in Sarnia?

The historic destination of Sarnia is a great choice if you've been considering a vacation with the kids. The boating, lake views, and wildlife are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Take to the air and fly into Sarnia, ON (YZR-Chris Hadfield), which is located 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where to stay in Sarnia, you might want to consider one of the 10 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Families on vacation have positive things to say about these accommodations:

Hampton Inn by Hilton Sarnia/Point Edward - Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. This hotel is rated 2.5 stars.

Comfort Inn Sarnia - Features free parking, free breakfast, and laundry facilities. The clean rooms and helpful staff make this 2.5-star hotel popular with guests.

The Harbourfront Inn - Offers free parking, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds and helpful staff at this 2-star hotel.

Super 8 by Wyndham Sarnia ON - Features a restaurant, free parking, and free breakfast. The overall comfort and central location make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

When Should We Visit Sarnia?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. Use these tips to decide when to grab the kids and head to Sarnia.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 77°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 18°F
  • Driest months: March, May, January, and February, with an average rainfall of 0.08 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, October, April, and September, with an average rainfall of 0.12 inches

What Should We See and Do in Sarnia?

While you are visiting Sarnia, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Hiawatha Horse Park and Entertainment Center, RBC Centre, and Lambton Mall. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Bayside Mall and Stones 'N Bones Museum.

Sarnia is also well-known for the:
  • University life
  • Historical sites
  • Hockey
  • Boating
  • Riverfront
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife

Getting Around Sarnia

To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Sarnia Station. Sarnia might not have very many public transit options to choose from so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Sarnia like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a trip with your kids, the historic destination of Sarnia is a good choice. The boating, lake views, and hockey games are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Arrange a flight into Sarnia, ON (YZR-Chris Hadfield), which is located 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from the city center.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to Sarnia?
Quality Inn Sarnia is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other choices for your family trip include The Harbourfront Inn and Insignia, Ascend Hotel Collection.
What's the weather like in Sarnia?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 77°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 18°F. Average annual rainfall for Sarnia is 33.35 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Sarnia?
While you and your family are staying in Sarnia, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as RBC Centre, Lambton Mall, and Bayside Mall. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Hiawatha Horse Park and Entertainment Center and Stones ‘N Bones Museum.
What's the best way for us to get around Sarnia?
If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Sarnia Station. Sarnia may not have many public transportation choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

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