Our Editor's Top 3 Picks
7.6 | Good
Waterfront Hotel Downtown Windsor
277 Riverside Drive West
0.7 km from Windsor Casino
Book from ~$140 CAD
Downtown Windsor hotel with views of the Detroit River, indoor pool and free breakfast
7.4 | Good
Comfort Suites Downtown Windsor
500 Tuscarora Road East
0.7 km from Windsor Casino
Book from ~$117 CAD
Good value and friendly downtown Windsor hotel with free parking and free breakfast
7.3 | Good
Holiday Inn Windsor Downtown
430 Ouellette Ave.
0.6 km from Windsor Casino
Book from ~$158 CAD
Well-liked downtown Windsor hotel with well-equipped rooms, indoor pool and on-site dining
The 5 Closest Hotels to Windsor Casino
Book from ~$284 CAD
Downtown Windsor casino hotel with indoor pool, restaurants and free valet parking
Located directly inside the casino, Caesars Windsor is right on the Detroit River, with some rooms boasting an impressive view of the Detroit skyline and the river. City-view rooms face downtown Windsor, which is a 3-minute drive or 11-minute walk away.
Within a 5-minute walk are a number of parks and a riverfront walking trail.
Getting from your room to the gaming area is as easy as taking an elevator. While Highway 401 is a 16-minute drive away, the Detroit Windsor Tunnel is just a 3-minute drive away, and the Ambassador Bridge is just a 9-minute drive from the hotel.
A number of buses serve the hotel to help you get around the city, and the bus terminal is an 11-minute walk away. Via Rail is a 3-minute drive from the property.
Aside from the casino on the ground floor, the on-site Estetica Spa and Salon and a 19+ full-service gym are available for guest use. Also available is an indoor pool and hot tub, both with views of the Detroit skyline.
There are a number of on-site dining options within Caesars Casino, as well as VU Cocktail Lounge on the second floor, offering a panoramic view of the Detroit skyline and an outdoor patio. Also on the second floor is Bacchus Bar, offering a comfortable place to grab a drink and relax.
Since this hotel is a part of the casino, the same parking rules apply. Guests are entitled to free self or valet parking.
6.4 | Fair
Travelodge Hotel Downtown Windsor
33 Riverside Drive East
0.3 km from Windsor Casino
Book from ~$88 CAD
Downtown Windsor budget hotel with indoor pool and pet-friendly rooms but mixed reviews
Located on the Detroit River, Caesars Windsor is merely a 5-minute walk away. Also nearby are the waterfront trail and a number of parks, accessible in under a 1-minute walk.
Travelodge Downtown Windsor is a 5-minute drive from downtown. Highway 401 is a 16-minute drive away, the Detroit Windsor Tunnel is a 4-minute drive away, and the Ambassador Bridge is an 8-minute drive away.
The bus terminal is within a 5-minute walk, and the Via Rail Station is a 3-minute drive from this hotel.
With rooms overlooking the Detroit skyline, guests can also enjoy the indoor heated pool.
Guests can dine at the on-site restaurant, All-Day-Breakfast, serving up (you guessed it!) breakfast until 6 pm daily.
Parking is available for a fee of $10 a night.
Book from ~$127 CAD
The Windsor Riverside Inn has been converted to a student residence called Club Riverside
Located on the Detroit River, and boasting views in some rooms of the Detroit skyline and Windsor waterfront parks (including a walking trail less than a 1-minute walk from the hotel), the Riverside Inn is just an 8-minute walk from Caesars Windsor.
The Detroit Windsor Tunnel and Ambassador Bridge are both a 4-minute drive away and both offer border crossing into Detroit, Michigan. Travel via the 401 is available at a 16-minute drive away.
This hotel is served by public transit, and the bus station is a 4-minute walk away, while the Via Rail Station can be accessed in 4 minutes by car or taxi.
This hotel features an indoor pool, hot tub, sauna and fitness centre.
The Park Terrace Restaurant at the Hilton (which is adjacent to this hotel and connected via an indoor walkway) is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, or the River Runner Lounge is open on site for dinner daily.
For a flat rate of $12 per night, guests can park at the Riverside Inn.
Book from ~$122 CAD
Older and pet-friendly Windsor hotel in downtown with restaurant and kitchenette suites
Located just 2 minutes on foot from downtown, the Quality Suites is an 11-minute walk or 3-minute drive from Caesars Windsor. The waterfront parks and walking trail are a 5-minute walk away.
The Detroit Windsor Tunnel is a 5-minute drive away, while the Ambassador bridge is just a 7-minute drive away. The hotel is located 20 minutes from Highway 401 by car.
This hotel is served by public transit. The bus station is located a mere 4-minute walk away, while the Via Rail Station is a 5-minute drive from the hotel.
Two on-site restaurants are available to guests. Eggsmart serves breakfast, lunch or brunch and Superstar Bar & Grill offers dinner and drinks service.
Parking is available to guests for a fee ranging in price from $5 to $12 a night.
Book from ~$86 CAD
Downtown Windsor budget hotel with free breakfast and free parking but mixed reviews
Located in downtown Windsor at the base of the entrance to the Detroit Windsor Tunnel (1-minute drive) this hotel is a 15-minute walk or a 5-minute drive from Caesars Casino.
Located just 1 minute by car from the Detroit Windsor Tunnel, and an 8-minute drive from the Ambassador Bridge into Michigan, this hotel is in an excellent location for those looking to cross into the United States. This hotel is also just a 14-minute drive from the 401 Highway on-ramp.
A 4-minute drive or 13-minute walk takes you to the bus terminal, while a 6-minute drive gets you to the Via Rail Station.
A hot tub is available to guests who stay at this Days Inn.
A free continental breakfast is available to guests.
Free parking is available to guests during the course of their stay.
Feb 14, 2014
Located on the Detroit River in Windsor, Ontario, Caesars Windsor Casino offers a view of the Detroit skyline and is within close proximity of a number of waterfront parks. On foot, it is 3 minutes to Civic Terrace, 4 minutes to the Riverfront Trail and Festival Plaza and 5 minutes to the Great Western Park.
Downtown Windsor is a 3-minute drive or an 11-minute walk, while shopping at Devonshire Mall is a 12-minute drive away.
The closest airport is the Windsor Airport (YQG), at an 18-minute drive. From Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), Caesars is a 3-hour drive, while the London International Airport (YXU) is 2 hours away by car. The Detroit Airport (DTW) in Michigan, America, is just a 23-minute drive away.
Getting Around: Driving
The Detroit-Windsor tunnel entrance route to the border and duty-free shop is located a 3-minute drive away, while the border at Ambassador Bridge is a 9-minute drive away. Highway 401 is a 16-minute drive from the casino.
Getting Around: Public Transit
If you're planning a group trip to Casino Windsor, you can contact Motorcoach Marketing at 1-800-521-0855 for group transport rates. For individual daily travel, Casino Windsor advertises a number of their preferred operators offering package trips.
Transit Windsor operates around town and costs $2.50 for a one-time 2-hour usage, or $7.50 for an all-day single or family pass. A bus through the tunnel to Detroit costs $4.
A QR code at every bus stop can be scanned by users with their smartphone for quick access to schedules and maps. If pre-planning a route to get around Windsor, users can visit the City of Windsor website for more information.
Free parking is connected to the casino via a climate-controlled skywalk to the six-storey parking structure. If navigating the parking structure sounds like too much hassle, free valet parking is subject to availability by pulling up to the Grand Entrance.
Dining at Caesar's Windsor varies from the upscale Neros Steakhouse, open for dinner, to Pronto Cafe for quick snacks or packaged meals (Sunday through Thursdays from 11 am to 7 am, and Fridays and Saturdays from 11 am to 2 am).
Legends Sports Bar is the place for die-hard sports enthusiasts to catch a bite to eat and place bets in their 6,000 plus square-foot lounge, complete with 119-foot-long sports ticker (the largest in Canada) and 36 displays, all playing the latest hockey, football, baseball and basketball games.
Over the weekend, the Artist Cafe is open 24 hours. From 7 am to 11 pm the rest of the week, guests can enjoy a range of food, from chicken wings to blackened Atlantic Salmon at this upscale restaurant.
The Market Buffet serves up a Sunday brunch and opens for lunch and dinner throughout the week, while the Taza Mediterranean Grill is open from 7 am for breakfast and throughout each day.
If burgers and fries are what you're craving, Johnny Rockets recently opened up on site in the summer of 2013.
Throughout the 100,000 square-foot gaming space are 2,500 slot and gaming machines, complete with Total Touch technology, allowing you to order your favourite cocktail without leaving your machine.
A total of 84 gaming tables includes baccarat, blackjack, Carribbean Stud Poker, craps, Let it Ride, Pai Gow Poker and roulette. The 24-hour poker room offers $3-start tables for beginners as well as daily, weekly and monthly tournaments for the more advanced player.
The 5,000-seat Colosseum, the largest among the Caesars brand, boasts world-famous concerts and comedy acts throughout the year.
On the main floor of the casino is Cosmos Cocktail Lounge, offering a rotating list of live music.
Also on site, the Estetica Windsor Spa and Salon will be sure to relieve your tense gamer's muscles and rejuvenate you for a second round, or get you ready for a night out.