Lundy’s Lane in Niagara Falls has a lot of hotels, but many of them have fair to poor ratings. What’s even worse, the price of a room skyrockets during the summer, and especially on summer weekends. The high prices for mediocre rooms may also account for the low ratings in the area, as guests tend to be more critical of accommodations that charge a lot of money if they're not well maintained. 

In my quest for value, I compared the quality and type of amenities offered for the price. My picks are chosen from the better rated hotels with good reviews and good amenities on site.


Editor's Top 5 Picks

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Book from ~$110 CAD
Family-friendly Niagara Falls hotel on Lundy's Lane with popular waterpark and Irish pub
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, local calls
  • Rooms were clean, well maintained with comfy beds
  • Doc Magilligan's Irish Pub got rave reviews for food, service, prices and entertainment
  • Guests loved the value of this hotel
  • Staff were professional and very helpful said guests
  • Location a plus, away from the noise with dining and amenities and WeGo bus nearby
  • Wi-Fi was rated as good overall
  • Parking is outdoors for $12 per night
  • No elevator access to 2nd floor courtyard rooms
  • Guests found the rooms overlooking the pool noisy
  • No adult-only time at the pool a disappointment to some
  • Limited TV channels, according to some
  • Some said the hotel was a bit outdated
Best Western Plus Cairn Croft Hotel is my pick for best value in the Lundy’s Lane area of Niagara Falls. It has beautiful public spaces, great dining and comfy beds you’ll want to dive into. After a good rest, you’ll also want to dive into the warm and inviting indoor pool at the hotel, which is surrounded by tropical gardens and a courtyard patio for the seasonal Bourbon Street Bistro.

The hotel provides a two-storey play park for children in the courtyard, and a Kid's Zone with video games and big screen TV, along with supervised activities for children. Doc Magilligan’s Irish Pub is a guest favourite featuring authentic Irish comfort food and pints of craft and international beers. Live bands and restaurant interiors made in Ireland make the experience worthy of an evening out.

Guests love the value provided by this hotel and find it makes for a great getaway with the whole family. Rooms overlooking the pool provide a sense of being in the tropics without an expensive flight out of the country. Parking is currently an extra $12, but Wi-Fi and local calls are free. Some rooms come with a gas fireplace and cozy balcony that overlooks the courtyard.

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Well-liked motel on Lundy's Lane with outdoor pool and suites with kitchen and jacuzzi
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking, local calls
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and well equipped
  • Location was convenient to the WeGo bus, groceries and restaurants on foot and Niagara Falls attractions by bus or car
  • Many guests felt the motel offered good value
  • Summer guests enjoyed the pool, patio, BBQs and flower gardens
  • Many guests liked the owners who were polite and responsive
  • Wi-Fi rated very good overall by guests
  • Many guests found the free breakfast substantial
  • Some guests mentioned that the rooms were somewhat dated
  • There was the odd complaint over cleaning or maintenance issues
  • No elevator to the second floor
  • Limited front desk hours
This highly-rated motel in Lundy’s Lane offers a modest and older motel-style room in a great location, right across from the WeGo bus stop, a supermarket and plenty of reasonably-priced restaurants. It’s my pick for value based on its usually very low room rate and freebies, which heighten the value considerably. Besides a clean, air-conditioned room with flat screen TV with over 100 cable channels, mini-fridge and coffeemaker, this motel provides a free, generous continental breakfast (from mid-May to mid-Oct), free Wi-Fi and free outdoor parking. Some rooms have full kitchens as well, making it ideal for families on a budget. It also offers a pretty outdoor pool area with BBQs, nice flower gardens and picnic tables. Get out the steaks, George! The accommodating owners are very well liked for their courtesy and the great atmosphere they provide at this motel.
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Book from ~$79 CAD
Good value Niagara Falls-Lundy's Lane hotel next to factory outlet mall with indoor pool
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Guests found the rooms very clean and comfortable
  • Location convenient to shopping and restaurants on foot and the Falls by car
  • Many felt the hotel provided good value
  • Staff were well liked, very friendly and helpful
  • The motel section has no elevator to the 2nd floor
  • A few guests complained about noise disturbances
  • Guests thought IHOP was expensive
  • Guests missed having movie channels or pay-per-view movies
  • Motel section rooms were older, according to guests
Families looking for a basic value stay on Lundy’s Lane may want to take a closer look at this very clean hotel. It offers a comfortable room along with free Wi-Fi, and good hotel amenities such as an indoor pool and hot tub along with a small gym. There is an older motel section with 2 floors and no elevator, and a newer hotel section which guests prefer, offering more updated rooms over 5 floors with elevator access.

There’s no free breakfast, and IHOP restaurant on site sounds very expensive, even with the coupon offered by the hotel, but guests found cheap breakfasts close by. There is free outdoor parking for guests and the WeGo bus stop is nearby allowing for visits to the Falls and Clifton Hill along with various points of interest in the surrounding area. Some rooms come with mini-fridges and microwaves.

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Book from ~$77 CAD
Well-liked Lundy's Lane motel with very clean renovated rooms, free parking and free Wi-Fi
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking
  • Guests enjoyed very clean and well equipped rooms
  • Guests found the staff friendly and helpful
  • Good location with bus, groceries and dining in walking distance and the Falls attractions an easy drive
  • Wi-Fi rated very good overall by guests
  • Excellent value and reasonable rates according to guests
  • No coffeemaker in the rooms
  • A few guests found the pillows uncomfortable
Competitively priced with very good free Wi-Fi and free parking, this motel offers a nicely renovated room that is pet and smoke free. All rooms are on the ground level and some have drive-up access. The rooms all come with a flat screen TV, cable channels, a tea kettle, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a tub and shower combination, plus wood and tile floors. Although there is no free breakfast, guests say there is a good breakfast restaurant next door. Clifton Hill is a 10-minute drive and the WeGo bus stop is right outside the motel. Restaurants, Tim Hortons and groceries are a 7-minute walk down the street. Guests liked the accommodating owners here and had a pleasant budget stay.
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Book from ~$90 CAD
Well-liked and clean motel on Lundy's Lane with outdoor pool and free: breakfast & parking
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, breakfast, long distance calls in North America
  • Guests found very clean, spacious and well kept rooms
  • Guests said the staff were friendly and helpful
  • Guests typically enjoyed the free breakfast with waffles, hard cooked eggs and fresh fruit
  • Location was quiet, in walking distance of restaurants, WeGo bus, shopping and a short drive to the Falls
  • Good value and affordability at this motel said guests
  • No elevator to the 2nd floor
  • A few guests mentioned that the motel was dated
  • Some had difficulties with the Wi-Fi

5 Other Frequently Booked Hotels in Lundy's Lane, Niagara Falls

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Book from ~$74 CAD
Older Lundy's Lane hotel with free parking, indoor and outdoor pools but mixed reviews
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Guests typically liked the location on Lundy's Lane, which was close to the outlet mall
  • Guests found the rooms spacious
  • Some of the staff were friendly according to guests
  • Guests said the rooms needed better cleaning and newer, working amenities
  • Wi-Fi was poorly rated overall
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Book from ~$70 CAD
Older Niagara Falls-Lundy's Lane budget hotel with indoor pool but mixed reviews
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, local calls
  • The staff were accommodating and helpful
  • Guests thought the location was convenient to shopping, restaurants and the highway
  • Some guests described their rooms as clean, spacious and comfortable
  • Parking is $15 per night
  • Wi-Fi received a poor score from guests overall
  • Hard beds, not enough hot water and cold rooms reported
  • Many guests got rooms that needed better cleaning
  • Some complained of noise disturbances usually from within the hotel
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Cheaper Niagara Falls motel a 20-minute walk to Clifton Hill with outdoor pool
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, coffee bar in lobby, local calls
  • Guests found the staff friendly and helpful
  • Location was walking distance to Clifton Hill and restaurants
  • Guests found the room price reasonable
  • Many found the rooms adequate for a short budget stay
  • No elevator to the 2nd floor
  • Some guests were displeased with a lack of detailed cleaning in their rooms
  • No coffeemakers in the rooms
  • Some complained of old mattresses and bedding
  • Some found the Wi-Fi too slow
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Book from ~$80 CAD
Well-liked Niagara Falls-Lundy's Lane hotel with indoor & outdoor pools and private jacuzzis 
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Many reviewers praised the hotel's reasonable rates
  • The hotel's rooms were described as spacious and clean by numerous guests
  • Several lodgers praised the hotel for its proximity to shopping and restaurants
  • Many guests enjoyed meals at Don Cherry's restaurant on site
  • Many guests said the beds were comfortable
  • Several guests complained about the additional parking fee of $13 per night
  • A couple of guests complained of extra fees and of being charged $4.99 per day for Wi-Fi
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Book from ~$52 CAD
Niagara Falls hotel on Lundy's Lane with indoor pool but many very negative reviews
  • Free WIFI, free parking
  • Free continental breakfast, free long-distance calls
  • Many guests thought the price was unbeatable
  • Most guests found the location convenient
  • Some guests had issues with bedbugs and other insects
  • Many guests described their rooms as dirty and "in need of repair"
  • Some guests commented on the bad smell of their rooms

Tips For Staying In Lundy's Lane, Niagara Falls

Lundy’s Lane Niagara Falls was first made famous (or infamous) as the location of one of the deadliest battles in the War of 1812. Despite its unfortunate beginnings, however, Lundy’s Lane is now known as one of Niagara Falls’ most vibrant areas, full of restaurants, shopping and entertainment.

With ample hotels to choose from, all within a 15-minute drive of the Falls (and some as close as a 5-minute drive), Lundy’s Lane is a great home base from which travellers can explore the city.

A Shopper’s Paradise
Anyone who’s been to Niagara Falls knows that Lundy’s Lane is synonymous with shopping. From plazas to gift shops to boutiques, shoppers will find no shortage of bargains along Lundy’s Lane. Canada One Factory Outlet Mall (located on Lundy’s Lane) offers over 40 brand name retailers under one roof, and is within a 4-minute drive of all Lundy’s Lane hotels.

Personally, whenever I plan on shopping a lot on a trip, I like to find a good-value hotel so I can focus my budget on great shopping deals. Blue Moon Hotel Niagara Falls (a CHG Editor’s Pick) fits the bill of a good value hotel, offering good rates, free Wi-Fi, free parking and a free seasonal continental breakfast to get you on your way in the morning. It's about a 5-minute drive from the outlet mall, or guests can catch the bus right outside the building.

WEGO is the city’s public bus system and makes travelling to and from Niagara Falls’ attractions a breeze. With 14 stops along Lundy’s Lane alone, you can leave your car at the hotel and save a tonne on parking costs. A 24-hour pass is $7.50 for adults and $4.50 for children ages 6 to 12 (kids 5 and under ride free).

The route along Lundy's Lane is the Red Line, and stops near every hotel. This route also swings down and past the Falls, and up to the tourist area, Clifton Hills. Passengers can transfer to any other line at the Table Rock Welcome Centre, which is the bus' central station.

Family Fun
The Best Western Plus Cairn Croft Hotel is a popular choice for families and also well liked for its value and on-site dining. Not only does it have a waterpark enjoyed by adults and children, it has a playground, an activity room and supervised fun. It is located much farther east along Lundy's Lane than our other two picks, among numerous restaurants. 

Oh Canada Eh? Dinner Show has been a popular Lundy’s Lane attraction for over 20 years. Winner of the Niagara Falls Attraction of the Year seven times over, this musical celebrates Canada through song as you enjoy a dinner of Canadian-themed cuisine. The show is within a 7-minute drive of all Lundy’s Lane hotels and kids under 12 are admitted free.