Located on Kingston's waterfront, a 4-minute walk to Ontario Street (a strip of trendy restaurants, bars and cafes) and a 6-minute walk to Market Square (which has an open air market in the spring, summer and fall and an outdoor rink in the winter months), this hotel is popular with travellers who want to explore Kingston by foot.
All of the 114 rooms at this hotel are non-smoking and have either a city or a water view, free Wi-Fi, free wired Internet, a full kitchen (including stovetop, refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, coffeemaker, dishes and cutlery), a hair dryer, a 37" HDTV, and an iron and ironing board. Guests can choose from standard studio rooms with a king bed and a sofabed, one bedroom suites (separate bedroom with king bed and a sofabed) or two bedroom suites (two bedrooms with king beds, two bathrooms and a sofabed). Pets are permitted for a cost of $100/stay.
Guests can dine on site at West Seventy6 Grill, serving lunch and dinner daily. There are a number of dining options located less than 5-minute walk from this hotel. On-site amenities include an indoor pool, a hot tub and a gym. On-site parking is $15/day.
There is much to do within walking distance of this hotel. Princess Street (theatres and boutique shopping) is less than a 10-minute walk away. Confederation Basin and Marina, where the Tour Train (tours around various Kingston attractions) and the Island Queen (tours around the 1,000 Islands) depart in the spring, summer and fall, is a 5-minute walk away. Queen's University is about a 5-minute walk away as well. Air travellers should plan for a 14-minute drive between the hotel and Norman Rogers Airport (YGK), while rail passengers should plan for an 11-minute drive to the VIA Rail station. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Confirmed with a front desk agent: Wi-Fi, wired internet and parking (call date: September 17, 2012).