Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel
1715 Wellington Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3H 0G1
Phone: 204/775-9889 | Fax: 204/775-4576 | 213 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM | Check In: 3:00 PM | Online Reservations
If you’re looking for hotels in Winnipeg, Manitoba near the MTS Iceplex, Winnipeg’s James Armstrong Richardson International Airport and the Polo Park Shopping Centre book a room at the Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel.
When you stay at the Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel you can expect superior customer service and amenities such as our 24-hour business center, free airport shuttle, Eco-Friendly practices and accommodations. Nothing but the best is offered in our well-appointed guest rooms including pillow top beds, upgraded bath amenities, convenient in-room mini refrigerator, free high-speed Internet, spacious work desks as well as local and long distance call access.
Continue your vacation with a dip in our indoor heated pool and hot tub open all year round. To wind down even more, visit our on-site restaurant and lounge.
If you are searching for hotels in Winnipeg, Manitoba with meeting facilities, then the Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel is the perfect choice. With over 8,500 square feet of conference space we can accommodate groups of 2 to 500 guests. Our talented culinary team will take pleasure in customizing a menu for your event or choose one of our corporate meeting packages!
Indulge in some local sightseeing by visiting the Assiniboine Park & Zoo Journey to Churchill featuring a 10-acre route highlighting polar bears and other species, or take the whole family to The Forks Historical Site, Canadian Human Rights Museum and the Seasons of Tuxedo stores. There’s more to see and do in our city of Winnipeg such as the Investors Group Field, home of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and MTS Centre for a concert or to see the Winnipeg Jets.
Hotel Amenities & Services
- 100% smoke-free hotel
- Restaurant on-site
- Cocktail lounge
- Indoor pool, heated
- Hot tub
- Exercise facility, Open from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Includes universal gym, stationary bike, treadmill and free weights.
- Weight lifting equipment, free weights
- Universal gym
- Stationary bike
- Elevator access to all floors
- Inter corridor
- 24-hour front desk
- Foreign currency exchange
- Baggage hold
- Guest laundry facilities, open 24-hours
- Dry cleaning
- Express check in
- Express check out
- Late check out
- Safe deposit box
- Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access; All guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
- Business center
- Printer available
- Fax services
- Fax machine
- Computer available
- Computer modem hookups
- Photocopy, nominal fee
- Photocopy services
- Photocopy machine
- Conference services
- Exhibit services
- Video conferencing
- Mail services
- Wedding services, all-inclusive packages available
- Equipment rental
- Convenience store/Sundry
- Coffee shop
- Physically challenged facilities
- Elevator, wheelchair accessible
- Parking for the physically challenged 24-hour 8 CAD
- Cold weather hook-ups
- Airport car, 24 hours
- Gift shop or newsstand
- Outdoor parking, 24-hour 8 CAD
- Paid parking, 8 CAD
- Truck/RV parking 8 CAD
- Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
- High speed Internet access in public areas
Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel
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Conveniently located, the best western plus winnipeg airport hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:
Longitude: 49.901955 / Latitude: -97.203393
Driving Directions to Hotel
From: Trans-Canada Hwy East. Heading East on Portage Avenue turn left onto Ferry Road. Turn right onto Ness Avenue and turn left onto Century Street North (Route 90N).The Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel will be on the left hand side.
From: Trans-Canada Hwy West. Heading West on Trans-Canada Highway (Route 150 N/Manitoba West) turn left onto Broadway (signs for MB-1 W/Trans Canada Highway). Keep on Broadway and merge into Portage Avenue. Turn Right onto St. James Street. Turn left onto Wellington Avenue. The Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel will be on the right.
From: Route 42 N (Pembina Hwy). Head north on Pembina Hwy/Rte 42 N take the MB-165 W(Bishop Grandin Boulevard). Continue onto Kenaston Blvd N(Rte 90 N). Continue to follow Rte 90 N. The Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel will be on the left
From: MB 2 East. Turn left onto Boundary Commission Trail/MB-3 E(signs for Winnipeg). Continue onto McGillivray Blvd/Rte 155 E. Turn left onto Kenaston Blvd N/Rte 90 N (signs forMB-90 N). The Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel will be on the left.
From: MB-6 South. Follow MB-6 S to Brookside Blvd/Rte 90 S in Rosser. Take the Route 90 S/Brookside Boulevard exit from Perimeter Hwy/MB-101 E. Drive to Century St N/Rte 90 N in Winnipeg. Merge onto Brookside Blvd/Rte 90 S. Turn left onto Wellington Ave. Turn left onto Century St N/Rte 90 N. The Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel will be on the left.
Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel
We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.
Most Popular Area Attractions
Located along the namesake river, Assiniboine Park encompasses 1,100 acres of southern Manitoba land, southwest of downtown Winnipeg. Stroll through the park's Conservatory to view over 8,000 flowers, trees and plants, followed by a nice walk through the English Garden, which contains approximately three acres of trees, flowers and shrubs.
The historical Assiniboine Park Pavilion remains one of the city's most familiar landmarks. Have fun with the kids at the Assiniboine Park Zoo, featuring more than 300 species of animals and stroll through the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden to see more than one hundred sculptures created by Leo Mol.
Your next visit to Manitoba should certainly include a day spent exploring Assiniboine Park Zoo. Of the many ways to enjoy a visit to Winnipeg with the whole family, taking in the sights and sounds at Assiniboine Park Zoo is one of the very best. You can find the Assiniboine Zoo southwest of downtown Winnipeg between the Assiniboine River and Roblin Drive.
Opened in 1904, the Assiniboine Zoo is home to a number of different annual events, and features excellent exhibits and facilities. Be sure to check out Boo at the Zoo if your visit is over Halloween, while the Lights of the Wild event is a great way to celebrate Christmas at Assiniboine Park Zoo.
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Set in Manitoba, the CMHR is the first national museum established since 1967, and the only one outside of the Capital Region. The museum covers historic and current events in the field of human rights across 10 impressive galleries. These galleries include Indigenous Perspectives, Protecting Rights in Canada, Examining The Holocaust & Other Genocides, and Rights Today.
Aside from its content, the CMHR is known for its architecture – both outside and within. Designed by Antoine Predock, the museum encompasses 24,154 square meters, and is topped by the 100-meter Tower of Hope.
CMHR offers tours (including the Mikinak-Keya Spirit Tour and Discover the Building), a museum boutique, and the ERA Bistro.
Dating back to the 1700s, Forts Rouge, Garry, and Gibraltar National Historic Site of Canada preserve three significant fur trading posts in Manitoba. The forts are found near the confluence of the Red and Assimboime Rivers in downtown Winnipeg.
Of the three forts, only Fort Garry still features authentic remains from its days as a fur trading post. On the site of Fort Gibralter, a living history museum has been built in its place. Fort Rouge is believed to be near Union Station, which was named a National Historic Site of Canada in 1924.
You and the entire family can enjoy an outdoor adventure the next time you visit Manitoba. Head for Winnipeg and check out FortWhyte Alive. Across 640 acres of land, you'll find lush prairies, lakes, forested areas, and wetlands.
Opened in 1983, FortWhyte Alive is the premier outdoor recreation center in the province – it also places a heavy emphasis on environmentalism and education. Be sure to check out the Alloway Reception Centre, which sprawls to 6,700 square feet.
On your next summer visit to Manitoba, make your way to Fun Mountain Waterslide Park for a full day of excitement. You can find Fun Mountain southeast of downtown Winnipeg along Murdock Road, adjacent to Tinkertown Family Fun Park.
Fun Mountain Waterslide Park is open daily from mid-June through late August. Some of the must-try attractions include the Bumper Boats, and the "biggest hot tub in Manitoba." Some of the slides you need to try include Kowabunga, one of the longest slides at the park, and the Enchanted River.
Grand Beach Volleyball Net
Escape the busy city life of Winnipeg, for a relaxing day along the banks of Lake Winnipeg at Grand Beach Provincial Park. The park boats large white sand dunes, some reaching twelve metres high, and one of the best beaches in North America.
Bring your fishing pole for a day of fun fishing along the shoreline for perch, silver bass and norther pike, or spend the day swimming and boating.
Onshore, guests lace up their boots for hiking along 30km of trails while in the winter, the trails offer snowmobiling and cross-country skiing opportunties.
Before leaving the park, be sure to stroll along the boardwalk to read the interpretive signs to learn more about this wonderful area of southern Manitoba.
Leo Mol Sculpture Gardens
Stroll the grounds to view the numerous sculptures created by Mol, who donated the sculptures and many works of art to the city, after moving to Manitoba from the Ukraine in 1949.
Afterwards, step into the Leo Mol School House Studio to see how the sculptures are made and watch the "Light and Shadow" video.
During your travels in southern Manitoba, get in touch with the history of the area near Winnipeg. Visit the Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site, located along the Red River north of Winnipeg, and see this preserved 1830 fort was built twenty miles north of the site of the original Fort Garry, which was destroyed by flooding.
Bring your camera to capture images of the fort's original buildings, since declared a National Historic Site of Canada. Tour this living history site to meet the costumed interpreters, as they tend to the gardens and carry on daily activities.
See the proceedings of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba from the visitors gallery of this 1920 neoclassical building, which encompasses 250,000 square feet of space and has numerous beautiful features.
Key building features include the exterior statues, the Golden Boy gold statue on top of the domed ceiling, and the brown-veined Carrara marble Grand Staircase in the main entrance.
There two life size North American Bison statues next to the staircase, the Rotunda, the Pool of the Black Star, the Lieutenant-Governor's Reception Room and the Legislative Chamber.
Located inside the Sport For Life Centre, the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame opened in the fall of 2012 at its new location in Winnipeg. Featured Hall of Famers include Vince Leah, a famous author and sportsman as well as George Knudson, a championship golfer.
The Museum is run as a charitable organization by a volunteer board of directors, passionate about sports and it’s place in the history of Manitoba. Museum artifacts include photos, newspaper articles and equipment used by athletes in their sport. This hall of fame also encompasses the Curling, Basketball and Bowling Halls of Fame.
The MTS Centre is the newest multi-purpose entertainment and sports facility in Winnipeg, replacing the demolished Winnipeg Area upon its opening in 2004. The 440,000 sq ft building is home to the Winnipeg Jets National Hockey League team with a seating capacity of 15,004.
The building's excellent acoustics make it an ideal location for concerts and other entertainment occasions. Popular events hosted at this Manitoba centre also include the World U-17 Hockey Challenge and the AHL All Star Classic.
Home to THC, Total Hockey Training Centers, MTS Iceplex is Manitoba's premier hockey destination. Visitors travel from across North America to attend camps and train at this facility.
The Ice Lab, a top of the line goalie training center, features Dartfish Biomechanical Analysis Software and a high definition camera on the ice to educate goalies on the intricacies of their craft.
In addition to the state of the art goalie-training center, MTS is also home to Northwestern Sports Hockey camp.
This camp has been training emerging athletes for over 25 years and can accommodate all skill levels from learn to skate to performance level.
With four regulation size ice rinks, concessions and 20 dressing rooms, MTS is open 365 days a year to accommodate all of the ice time the Winnipeg community demands.
While visiting southern Manitoba, take time to explore the great outdoors. Visit the Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre north of Winnipeg to learn about the beautiful restored Oak Hammock Marsh and the animals that reside in it. In addition to the marsh, the Wildlife Management Area includes artesian springs, tall-grass prairie, aspen-oak bluff and waterfowl lure crops.
While at the marsh, keep a lookout for some of the three hundred species of birds, twenty-five species of mammals, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates and fish that live in the marsh. Enjoy hiking on the thirty kilometers of trails throughout the marsh or attend one of the several events, programs, workshops, eco-tours or camps held at the award-winning centre.
Provencher Bridge, Winnipeg
The third in its place, the current Provencher Bridge actually consists of two bridges – a vehicular bridge and a pedestrian bridge.
Named Esplanade Riel after politician and Manitoba founder Louis Riel, the pedestrian bridge was completed in 2004.
With eye-catching architecture, dramatic nighttime lighting and even its own restaurant, Esplanade Riel makes the Provencher Bridge a draw for residents and visitors alike.
Throughout the year in Manitoba, you can find a number of different events, festivals, expos, and more held at the Red River Exhibition Park. As Winnipeg's premier event venue, Red River Exhibition Park is easily a must-see attraction for any visitor. You can find the park just west of downtown, north of Assiniboia Downs.
As you embark on your visit to Red River Exhibition Park, you'll have a chance to check out number of different areas. Don't miss the Red Barn & Stage, Red River Meadows, one of western Canada's top equestrian facilities, and the Exhibition Place, which is 40,000 square feet of trade show space.
Royal Canadian Mint
The Royal Canadian Mint's high-volume manufacturing facility in Winnipeg is where all Canadian circulating coins are produced.
The Winnipeg plant opened in 1976, after the Mint headquarters in Ottawa, became established in 1908. Over one billion circulation coins are produced here each year.
Schedule time for a guided tour of the plant while in Manitoba, to see the fast-paced operations.
While at the plant, stroll through the gift shop to see the selection of circulation coins, collector coins, commemorative medallions, timepieces and other unique memorabilia.
This versatile ballpark has hosted concerts, special events and a variety of sporting events, including the XIII Pan Am Games. Before or after a game, take a few moments to tour the adjacent Forks National Historic Site or enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants downtown.
The 100-year-old building was renovated by Sport Manitoba and is now home to a sport performance center, a sport medicine center, a sport resource center and the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame.
You can truly make the most of your next stay in Manitoba with some time spent exploring the Forks Market. As just one of the many impressive attractions within The Forks in downtown Winnipeg, the Forks Market blends the unique history of the area with an ever-growing local culinary and food scene.
Try some of the very best locally grown foods when you stroll through the Forks Market. July 1 through August 31, the Forks Market is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., while on Sundays they close up shop at 6:30 p.m. September 1 through June 30 the market is open from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., extending hours to 9 p.m on Sundays.
Downtown Winnipeg is alive with history. Nestled at the confluence of the Red River and Assiniboine River, is The Forks National Historic Site. This site has been a meeting place for more than 6,000 years, when the early Aboriginal peoples met to trade goods.
Archaeologists discovered the Aboriginal camps located at the site, between 1989 and 1994.
The site continued to be a meeting place for the first Europeans that arrived in 1738, in addition to buffalo hunters, Scottish settlers, immigrants and pioneers. While in downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba make plans to visit The Forks for an afternoon of fun at the variety of shops, attractions and restaurants.
Plan a visit to Winnipeg and check out the Manitoba Museum. A definite must-see in Manitoba, the museum showcases over 2.6 million specimens and artifacts, along with the Planetarium and Science Gallery. With such a large collection, the items are rotated throughout the Discovery Room.
Schedule at least a day to see all that the museum offers. This incredible museum is home to a variety of galleries including the Earth History Gallery, the Urban Gallery the Arctic/Sub-Arctic Gallery and the Ancient Sea Gallery, an animated underwater environment. Be sure to view a show in the Planetarium and enjoy the hands-on activities and exhibits in the Science Gallery.
St. Boniface College
The University of Manitoba was founded in 1877 in Winnipeg and included the three founding colleges of St. John's College, St. Boniface College and Manitoba College. In 1904, the university hired its first staff and construction on the buildings began shortly thereafter.
The 25,000 students attending this Manitoba university have a choice of 90 degrees, certificates and diplomas at the undergraduate and graduate level.
The university unveiled Smartpark, a 100-acre technology and research park, in 1999. The university continues to grow and develop with projects to utilize older buildings and revitalize the campus.
One of the must-see attractions in the heart of Winnipeg is the Winnipeg Art Gallery. Established in 1912 as the first civic art gallery in the country and Manitoba, it has grown to become the sixth largest gallery in Canada.
View nearly 24,000 works of art, ranging from the largest public collection of contemporary Inuit art, to decorative arts, international art, photography and works on paper. Afterwards, consider visiting the Manitoba Legislative Buildling, located two blocks away.
Known as the 8th busiest airport in Canada, YWG is a hub for Calm Air, Kivalliq Air and Perimeter Airlines and a focus city for Air Canada Express and WestJet. YWG services scheduled flights by major airlines like Air Canada and WestJet, charter airlines like Flair Airlines and Sunwing Airlines, and cargo airlines like FedEx Express.
The Winnipeg Railway Museum is located in the heart of downtown Winnipeg's historic Via Rail Union Station. Visit tracks 1 and 2 to view the railway artifacts, trains and equipment. Platforms 1 and 2 also contain displays, railway vehicles and artifacts. Visitors love watching the working HO gauge layout.
Don't miss the The Countess of Dufferin, the first steam locomotive in Canada, on track 1. Stop by the gift shop in the baggage compartment of the CNR car, to browse the selection of books, pictures, postcards and DVD's. The museum also hosts weddings and special Manitoba events.
Beautiful music has filled the heart of downtown Winnipeg since 1948. The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra provides wonderful cultural opportunities for southern Manitoba residents and visitors, with approximately eighty concerts each year. The WSO initially performed in the Civic Auditorium until 1968, before moving to the Centennial Concert Hall.
The WSO's variety of musical performances not only includes music from master composers, but also family concerts, Pops, special concerts and educational performances. Their educational programs benefit over 25,000 students each year.
More Area Attractions & Services
- 7.00 kilometer(s) from McPhillips Street Casino
- 8.50 kilometer(s) from Assiniboine Park Zoo
- 7.40 kilometer(s) from The Forks Market
- 6.90 kilometer(s) from MB Museum & Planetarium
- 6.90 kilometer(s) from MB Museum & Planetarium
- 6.40 kilometer(s) from MTS Centre®
- 6.40 kilometer(s) from MTS Iceplex
- 6.70 kilometer(s) from RBC Convention Centre®
- 2.00 kilometer(s) from Western Aviation Museum
- 4.00 kilometer(s) from Polo Park Shopping Centre
- 6.00 kilometer(s) from Academy Road
- 6.00 kilometer(s) from Corydon Avenue
- 11.00 kilometer(s) from Kenaston Outlets
Local Area Recreation Opportunities
- Hot tub
- Daltons Restaurant, on premises, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, our menus feature Canadian Sterling Silver Steaks to light meals and casual fare. Breakfast and lunch buffets available Monday to Fridays (excluding Holidays). The fabulous Sunday brunch is the best value in the city! Our friendly servers will ensure to make any occasion a memorable dining experience. Monday to Friday 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and most holidays 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
- Finnegans Lounge, on premises, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, enjoy the surroundings of Finnegan's Lounge, the perfect place for an informal business get together, a light meal or a relaxing drink after a long day. Try our special menu selections prepared just for you, from appetizers to pizzas, steaks and delicious desserts. Come down and join the crowd on game night! Monday to Saturday 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 a.m., Sundays and most Holidays 11:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
- 0.50 kilometer(s) from Denny's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
- 1.00 kilometer(s) from Tim Hortons, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
- 2.50 kilometer(s) from Chop, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
- 2.50 kilometer(s) from Olive Garden, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
- 3.30 kilometer(s) from Tony Romas, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
- 3.40 kilometer(s) from Joey's Polo Park, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel
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