Niagara’s Newest Spa Experience Is Open-Burning Springs Spa & Thermal Pools

A new spa experience is open in Niagara Falls – Burning Springs Spa & Thermal Pools.  Pause your busy life and immerse yourself in Niagara’s only hydrotherapy journey.Finnish-Inspired Sauna Cabin

Located at the Niagara Falls Marriott Fallsview Hotel & Spa, the spa is at the location of Niagara’s first attraction, a spectacular natural spring. Discovered in 1794, “The Burning Spring” was the must-see attraction of the time in Niagara Falls.  Today’s incarnation of Burning Springs, is a serene homage to its predecessor.  The Niagara Falls spa pays respect to the natural phenomenon by incorporating natural elements into experiences, services & treatments and décor. All these combine to create a peaceful atmosphere just steps from Niagara Falls, and create a new legacy for the icon of Niagara Falls history.

The full-service spa in Niagara Falls offers a wide range of treatments and services from massage and facials, body treatments, manicures/pedicures, couples packages, men’s treatments and more.

Signature elements of the new Spa are the Thermal Experiences which are available as an add-on to an appointment or as a day pass.

A key experience is the outdoorOutdoor Thermal Pools area with 3 Thermal Pools which provide a hydrotherapy journey through temperature delivery. The process of moving from hot (35-40 degrees celcius) to warm (25-30 degrees celcius) to cold (7-12 degrees celcius) soothes, restores and imparts therapeutic properties. These pools can aid in boosting circulation, alleviating stress, and accelerating detoxification in addition to the traditional relaxing benefits of bathing.  Enhancing the outdoor experience at Burning Springs is the spa’s Finnish-inspired Sauna Cabin and a relaxation area where fresh air complements services and treatments. The outdoor area is a year-round experience thanks to a heated pool deck surround.

Adding to the well being journey at the new Niagara Falls spa is the luxe thermal experience of a Himalayan Salt Sauna. With origins that date back to the medieval era, benefits are time-tested, and wide-ranging. The salt contains 84 elements and trace elements including negative ions that may reduce inflammation, improve respiratory conditions, provide increased energy and improve overall health and mood.

When planning a visit to Burning Springs Spa & Thermal Pools, be sure to reserve a Day Pass. Either as day use or to enhance an appointment, the pass includes access to the indoor/outdoor Oasis spa areas including the Thermal Pools, Himalayan Salt Sauna, Finnish-inspired Sauna Cabin, indoor Hot Tub, outdoor relaxation area. This pass is based on availability.

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The Niagara Grape & Wine Festival Is Back!

Canada’s Oldest & Largest Wine Festival is Back!  After a two-year hiatus, it’s Grape & Wine Festival Time in Niagara.  The annual event is a celebration of the grape harvest, world-class winemakers, and the Region’s role as one of the most prolific wine producers in the Country.

Young friends with red wineThe festival runs across the last two weekends in September (16-18 & 23-25) and features events for all ages within an easy drive of our Niagara Falls Hotels. Some of the events are time-treasured experiences!

Montebello Park Experience

Grab your friends and get ready for the best party of the year. Head to Montebello Park to enjoy over 100 Niagara VQA wines, mouth-watering local cuisine, 50+ hours of live music, and unique experiences you won’t want to miss.  Entrance to Montebello Park is free, food and drink are available for purchase at the park.

Discovery Pass

Harvest time in Niagara is one of the most beautiful times of the year. What better way to enjoy the harvest than with seasonal wine and culinary pairings designed by some of the best chefs and winemakers in the Region!  Embark on a self-guided tour of Niagara’s award-winning wineries with the Discovery Pass program. Each pass entitles you to 6 unique wine and culinary experiences, all for just $49 ($39 for Driver’s Pass).

Vineyard and barrels

Grande Parade – September 24

Celebrate 70 years of Grape & Wine with musicians, dancers, entertainers, and floats that fill the streets of downtown St. Catharines. Thousands of spectators will be lining the streets, so make sure you grab your spots early!  The parade begins at 11:00am.

Pied Piper Parade – September 17

A special kids’ parade – now with the addition of puppies! In partnership with the Lincoln County Humane Society, our Pied Piper & Pups Parade will include fun for the whole family. Registration begins at 10 AM. Parade begins at 11 AM. End time may vary.

Celebrate Grape & Wine in Niagara with a stay in Niagara Falls and see the spectacular Falls during your getaway!

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Niagara Falls–One Of The World’s Most Popular Bucket List Destinations

A recent travel survey conducted by travel agency Planet Cruise has revealed that Niagara Falls remains at the top of the bucket list for many. In fact, it is the fourth most popular travel destination in the world.

While video and images capture the Falls beauty, it’s not until you have the opportunity to experience the natural wonder in person that you can really appreciate how truly awe-inspiring,Niagara Falls in the Springbreathtaking, and all-encompassing it is. The scenic wonder plays to the senses, from the thundering roar of the cascading water to the feel of the mist that billows from the waterfalls.

The survey compiled bucket list destinations by generation, with baby boomers putting Niagara Falls at the top of their lists.  More than a third of those participating in the survey want to visit the Falls.  After boomers, Gen Z’ers (18-24 years old) were the next largest group with 29% responding that they have a trip to Niagara Falls left on their list.

Other popular destinations across the generations are:

  • Seeing the Great Barrier Reef
  • Seeing the northern lights
  • Seeing the Pyramids
  • Driving Route 66
  • Going on a husky sleigh ride

When checking Niagara Falls off of your list, enhance your experience by reserving a Fallsview guest room or suite, at one of the premier Niagara Falls Hotels or enjoying dinner overlooking the Falls!

Niagara Falls is beautiful year-round, book your getaway today!

Raising The Bar – Jamesons Pub & Cocktail Bar Is Now Open

Well-spirited morning, noon, and night, Jamesons Pub & Cocktail Bar is now open!Jamesons Pub & Cocktail Bar

Located in the Galleria at Fallsview Casino Resort, the new art-deco-inspired location introduces a new dining experience at Canada’s largest gaming resort.  The elevated breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus are classic yet modern and perfectly in tune with the stunning deco setting.

The Niagara Falls restaurant sets itself apart with signature menus that feature modern culinary techniques, on display in every menu on offer whether it’s early morning or late night. The team at Jamesons Pub & Cocktail Bar takes an approach that even the simplest of ingredients can produce an elevated classic that is re-imagined. From breakfast to lunch to dinner and late-night cocktails and eats, the redefining experience is full of sophisticated flavours.

At night, the chic lounge transforms into a space reminiscent of a vintage speakeasy. Specially created handcrafted cocktails add to the atmosphere designed to encourage guests to interact and mingle. Emphasizing a social experience with the vibe-driven approach, Jamesons sets a new standard for upmarket bars in Niagara Falls and is an intimate, interesting and eclectic space to devote to a night out.

You will find the vintage-inspired space in the Galleria of Fallsview Casino Resort, easily accessible from the Fallsview Boulevard entrance.  With offers hours that satisfy a range of tastes and occasions. put Jamesons Pub & Cocktail Bar on your list to experience during your next visit!

Sheraton Fallsview Rooftop Fireworks Experience

One of the most spectacular features Niagara Falls offers takes place each night at 10pm.  Niagara’s iconic fireworks displays over the Falls are breathtaking and awe-inspiring and you can now see the dynamic display enhanced by an extraordinary experience at one of the premier Niagara Falls Hotels.

For a truly dramatic view of the fireworks display from one of the best vantage points in the city, look no further than the Fallsview Rooftop Pool & Bar at Sheraton Fallsview Hotel.  The outdoor venue was a key element in the hotel’s $50 millionFireworks over Niagara Falls renovation project and the new Fallsview bar area provides an exceptional view of the nightly show.

Guests are now able to reserve a Fallsview Rooftop Fireworks Experience with premium seating and added amenities.

Reservations include:

  • Exclusive table for 2 at the Outdoor Rooftop Pool and Bar overlooking Niagara Falls
  • Premium reserved outdoor seating with the best views of the Falls and the Fireworks over the Falls display.
  • 1 Bottle of Ruffino Prosecco
  • Artisan Cheese Board for 2

Seating is limited and making a reservation in advance is recommended to avoid missing out on this experience!

The colourful fireworks displays will light the sky above the Falls every night at 10:00pm until October 10, 2022.

Reserve your table today!

How To Celebrate Summer’s First Long Weekend In Niagara Falls

If you are visiting Niagara Falls, Ontario for the Canada Day or July 4th holiday weekend, these are some of our favourite attractions, dining options, and activities to celebrate over the course of theFireworks over the Falls holiday weekend!

Fireworks Over Niagara Falls

Experience awe-inspiring fireworks displays over Niagara Falls!  The iconic displays take place each night at 10pm, so regardless of the holiday you are observing there is a display that will light the sky with brilliant bursts of colour.  The fireworks can even be enjoyed from the comfort of a Fallsview room!

Fallsview Buffet Restaurant

Canada Day Brunch at Fallsview Restaurant

Start Canada Day off right with a delicious buffet brunch and spectacular views of the Falls at the Fallsview Restaurant.  Located at Sheraton Fallsview Hotel on the Fallsview Dining Level, the Restaurant is recognized for exceptional buffet breakfasts and dinners, and is introducing weekend brunches just in time for summer.  To honour Canada Day the restaurant’s extensive buffet of brunch favourites and live-action stations will include a special edition; a poutine station!  Guests will be able to create a custom version of one of Canada’s most famous foods.

The Tunnel at Niagara ParksThe Tunnel at Niagara Parks Power Station

July 1 is the official opening of Niagara Parks’ newest attraction; The Tunnel at Niagara Parks Power Station. The fascinating attraction takes guests deep below the generating station’s main floor via a glass-paneled elevator to a never seen before underground world.  Guests will learn about the 100-year old station and the 2,200 foot long tunnel which once expelled spent water from hydroelectric process back into the river.  The end of The Tunnel reveals a newly built viewing platform at the edge of the Niagara River where guests will experience unprecedented panoramic views of the Falls.  Tip; you will get wet on the observation deck, so plan accordingly.

Burning Springs Spa & Thermal PoolsBurning Springs Spa & Thermal Pools

Make great use of your extra day of the holiday weekend with a day of relaxation and well-being. Pause your busy schedule and immerse yourself in Niagara’s only hydrotherapy journey at Burning Springs Spa & Thermal Pools.  Located at the Niagara Falls Marriott Fallsview Hotel & Spa, the new Niagara Falls Spa offers a full service menu of spa treatments and services, and new Thermal Experiences including a signature element; three outdoor thermal pools.  Day Passes are available that provide access to the Thermal Pools, Himalayan Salt Sauna, Finnish-Inspired Sauna Cabin, relaxation areas, indoor hot tub and more. The pass is available to guests with or without an appointment.

Niagara Brewing Company Fallsview Patio

Patio Season

Nothing says Summer like a cold drink on a patio with friends.  Add in live music and you have the elements that make the patio’s at Niagara Brewing Company and Niagara Distillery two of the most popular in Niagara Falls.  Located at the corner of Falls Avenue and Clifton Hill, each has patio’s that overlook the bustle of Clifton Hill.  You will find award-winning craft beers at Niagara Brewing Company, hoppy hour specials, rotating taps of seasonal flavours, and an upper patio with views of Niagara Falls.  Directly across from the brewery is Niagara Distillery which is acclaimed for signature spirits, hand-crafted cocktails and award-winning BBQ featuring Billy Bones.

Fallsview Rooftop Pool & Bar

Fallsview Rooftop Pool & Bar

It is the place to be for Summer in Niagara Falls. Situated at the Sheraton Fallsview, the rooftop pool and bar is the only rooftop pool in Niagara Falls with views of Niagara Falls. In addition to a brilliant blue pool perfect for a swim on a summer day, the outdoor space features 10 private cabana’s, 4 with Fallsview and premium amenities.  As night descends reserve your table for a brilliant fireworks experience including colourful fireworks displays above the Falls, premium seating and indulge in a bottle of prosecco, artisan cheese board and the fresh night air.  Reserve a cabana or fireworks experience

Make the most of the first long weekend of Summer and experience all that Niagara Falls has to offer!

If you need to make a last minute hotel reservation, check out these great Niagara Falls Hotels that put you in the centre of the excitement!

Start Your Day In Niagara Falls With A Character Breakfast!

Imagine the delight of your little one when they start their day in Niagara Falls with a visit from Princesses Elsa and Anna!Character Meet & Greet

The Fallsview Restaurant located at the Sheraton Fallsview Hotel is excited to announce that the Princesses will be visiting on select dates to greet and interact with guests.

Elsa and Anna will be at the Niagara Falls Restaurant for Meet & Greet sessions from 8:00 am-9:00 am on Saturday and Sunday Mornings through August 7.  Reservations are not required, though paid breakfast is required to participate.

Located on the Fallsview Dining Level of the Sheraton Fallsview, the Fallsview Restaurant features spectacular views of Niagara Falls, and delectable buffet dining. The breakfast buffet is sure to satisfy all appetites and fuel a day of sightseeing and exploring.  When deciding where to eat in Niagara Falls for dinner, consider the restaurant for Kids Eat Free each night from 5:00pm to close.  Receive one child buffet dinner free with the purchase of an adult dinner buffet (valid for children 12 years and under, dinner only).

The Princess meet & greets are an ideal addition to a family getaway at the Sheraton Fallsview Hotel. Located directly across from Niagara Falls, the hotel features direct indoor connections to Fallsview Indoor Waterpark, Adventure City Arcade, Rainforest Café, Hershey’s Chocolate World, and more.  Sheraton is also the only hotel in Niagara Falls with a Fallsview Rooftop Pool, and private cabanas available for rent. Niagara Falls attractions including Clifton Hill, Niagara City Cruises, and Niagara Parks are steps away.

To enhance the experience, reserve a Fallsview room and enjoy the nightly fireworks displays and Falls illumination from the comfort of your room. Fireworks displays light the sky at 10:00 pm every night from May 20th to October 10th, while the Falls Illumination display can be viewed every night of the year starting at dusk.

Make It A Trip To Remember, Reserve Your Niagara Falls Getaway Today!

Our Summer Guide To A Family Getaway In Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls is an exciting destination!

With adventure for guests of all ages, and with summer vacation just around the corner, we’ve compiled our favourite family-friendly experiences and the best things to do during a summer getaway to Niagara Falls.

Niagara Falls

No family getaway to Niagara Falls is complete without experiencing the famous Falls. Whether you take time to appreciate the natural wonder from a Fallsview room, aboard an iconic boat tour or a walk along the Niagara Parkway, the Canadian Horseshoe, American and Bridal Veil Falls will amaze and delight the entire family. Make this year the start of a family photo tradition with the awe-inspiring Falls as a backdrop!

Experience the Tube Tower featuring four tube slides!Niagara Falls Top Attractions

Next to Niagara Falls, Fallsview Indoor Waterpark is one of the most popular water attractions in Niagara Falls.  The 3 acre waterpark is located directly across from the Falls, and offers 16 of the fastest slides around! The waterpark also features a giant indoor wave pool, Beach House Rain Fortress with 1000 gallon tipping bucket, and more.  Make the most of your Niagara Falls getaway and reserve a hotel waterpark package which includes accommodations at a choice of 4 hotels, and 4 Waterpark passes valid from 4 pm on the day of arrival until 3 pm on the following day.

For fun on dry land, Adventure City is just the ticket. Among Niagara Falls best attractions the 17,000 square feet arcade is home to more than 125 games, and also features glow-in-the-dark mini golf and Bumper Cars!

Dining In Niagara Falls

Whatever you’re craving, you can find a Niagara Falls Restaurant with a menu sure to cFallsview Buffet Restaurantover it. The options are endless with everything from fine dining to casualfare, and even the best grab & go options.  We wanted to call out Fallsview Restaurant located at Sheraton Fallsview Hotel for two exciting promotions this summer that you should add to your itinerary.  The restaurant which offers spectacular views of Niagara Falls and is noted for delicious breakfast and dinner buffets is offering Kids Eat Free Dinner (for guests 12 years old and under) which is available every night after 5pm. (receive one child buffet dinner free with the purchase of an adult buffet dinner at regular price). Fallsview Restaurant also has special Princess Meet & Greet Breakfasts planned for the weekends until August 7 (paid breakfast is required to participate).

For an adventurous meal, visit Rainforest Café Niagara Falls. With a menu of wraps, salads, burgers, sandwiches, pasta there will be something for even the pickiest of eaters, but the surroundings are even more impressive. Entering below an 80 volcano, you dine under a simulated rainforest canopy in the company of animatronic creatures including Elephants, Gorillas, Snake, and encounter an indoor thunderstorm every 20 minutes with a rainwall, lightning and thunder.  Another great option is Hard Rock Café. With its rock and roll theme, priceless musical artifacts, and an extensive menu of food and drink options, it is a great spot to dine and introduce the kids to music history.  For a treat on the go one of our favourites is Sweet Jesus ice cream for soft serve that is truly a work of delicious art.

Fireworks Over Niagara FallsFireworks over the Falls

Take in the iconic experience of brilliant displays lighting the sky above Niagara Falls each night at 10pm!  The colouful shows take place every night until October 10, and are visible from the comfort of a Fallsview room or suite! The result is an incredible 144 consecutive nights of fireworks displays.

Hershey’s Chocolate World Niagara Falls

During visit to Niagara Falls, stop in at the only Hershey’s Store of its kind in Canada! A unique retail attraction, Hershey’s Chocolate World is a 7,000 sq ft chocolate lovers dream!  Indulge in fresh treats like chocolate dipped strawberries, thick and rich chocolate milkshakes, freshly baked cookies and signature souvenirs like a 5lbs chocolate bar and 1lb Reese Peanut Butter Cups.

If a family summer vacation to Niagara Falls is in the plans, book your getaway today for Summer’s best rates at Niagara Falls Hotels!

Explore Niagara Falls With Magnificent Tours

Experience the best of Niagara Falls with Magnificent Tours!  If you are planning a getaway to Niagara Falls, let the expert guides at Niagara’s largest tour company show you the top attractions, breathtaking views, best locations for sightseeing, an award-winning Niagara winery and provide insight into one of the world’s most popular travel destinations.

The 2022 season is about to begin and the team at Magnificent Tours has created two exciting day tours that showcase the “must-see” Niagara Falls attractions and experiences.  Available at two different lengths, there is a sightseeing tour of Niagara Falls built to fit every itinerary.

Scenic Tour

Niagara City Cruises

The most extensive tour in the portfolio for the season, the Niagara Falls Scenic Tour is a full day, 6-hour excursion.  Guests will explore breathtaking Niagara Falls attractions to get up close to the spectacular Falls and experience the gorgeous natural features of the region.  The tour includes Niagara City Cruises, the legendary Niagara Falls boat tour that travels to the base of the American Falls, and to the basin of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls to see, hear and feel the power of the Falls. You will also visit Journey Behind the Falls to explore the bedrock tunnel running directly behind the Canadian Horseshoe Falls to experience the mighty river as it drops over the brink of the Falls and descends more than 13 stories to the river below.  This experience will stop at Whirlpool Rapids Observation Deck for scenic photo opportunities before heading to a wine tasting at Inniskillin; Canada’s original estate winery. Guests will be able to sample a red and white wine and Niagara’s legendary Icewine.  Even at 6-hours, the Scenic tour is just a sample of Niagara Falls attractions. Guests will receive passes for additional activities to enjoy beyond the scheduled tour; White Water Walk, Niagara’s Fury, Whirlpool Aero Car, and WEGO shuttle passes for easy access to the additional sights. Perfect for families, couples, groups, solo travelers, and everyone in between – this tour’s value and quality cannot be beaten.

Niagara Best Tour

Journey Behind the Falls

For those with a limited amount of time to explore Niagara Falls, Niagara’s Best Tour is a compact 3-hours of thrills!  This adventure begins a ride aboard Niagara City Cruises boat tour to experience the roar of the Falls, see the power of the torrent and feel the mist.   The tour disembarks and travels to Journey Behind the Falls for a different perspective of the famous Falls, and the curtain of water as the Canadian Horseshoe Falls plunges from brink high above.  Niagara’s Best Tour wraps up with a stop at the Whirlpool Rapids Observation Deck, to admire the spectacular view and capture breathtaking photo opportunities. Guests will take in the rushing waters that demonstrate the awe-inspiring power of the Niagara Falls waterfalls.  If you only have a few hours to spend – this is the perfect outing for you!

Led by an expert guide, each of the Niagara Falls bus tours include transportation aboard a motorcoach bus so you can sit back and soak in the experience.

Let Magnificent Tours show you the best of Niagara Falls!

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“Alessia Cara Live From Niagara Falls” Wins Notable Award

Niagara Falls Tourism has won gold at the New York Festivals TV & Film Awards for a one of kind collaboration with Canadian singer-songwriter Alessia Cara!Alessia Cara Live From Niagara Falls

Winners were announced at the Storytellers Gala in New York and ‘Alessia Cara – Live from Niagara Falls’ proudly took home gold for the Branded Documentary category.  The New York Festivals TV & Film Awards honours content of all lengths and forms from over 50 countries and embraces all aspects of the Television and Film industries.

The hour-long TV special and media campaign debuted last summer with the Ontario-born artist and showcased new music, intimate rearrangements of her chart-topping songs, and vulnerable interviews filmed in breathtaking locations in Niagara Falls. One of the most intimate performances was created on a custom-built set at the Sheraton Fallsview Hotel, and was designed to capture the intimacy of the acoustic version of her single “Sweet Dream” which was about to be released. Additional performances included Oakes Garden, and aboard Niagara City Cruises.

The partnership between Alessia, Niagara Falls Tourism and media partner Zerotrillion was launched while travel restrictions were in place, and the combination of the scenery of the Canadian side of Niagara Falls and music sparked conversations about traveling to Niagara Falls.  The result of the creative partnership aired in August across Canada, and was released internationally on her YouTube channel, and U.S. TV Outlets such as MTV and the Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

Experience the beauty of Niagara Falls for yourself– Reserve Your Stay!