Best Western

BEST WESTERN PLUS Winnipeg West

4140 Portage Avenue, Headingley, MB R4H 1C5
Phone: 204/594-2200   |   Fax: 204/594-2209   |   110 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Winnipeg West!

Guests at our Best Western Headingley hotel can quickly catch their connecting flight, spend the days taking in a game or practicing their swing.

Conveniently located close to the MTS Iceplex, John Blumberg Softball Complex and Golf Course, and the Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport. Located right off the Perimeter Highway, our Headingley hotel provides guests with an easy commute to most areas of Winnipeg, but there are still plenty of attractions and options for leisurely activities nearby. From golf to taking in an exciting game, there's something for everyone.

Assiniboia Downs is also in the neighborhood, and many guests at our Headingley hotel consider it their top destination. The MTS Iceplex is minutes away, which makes commuting for games or recreational activities simple.

A saltwater pool, waterslide and hot tub await guests at our Headingley hotel, amenities so sublime that relaxing right on the property is a favorite for many vacationers. After a day of business travel, golf, or exploration, it's great to spend the early evening soaking in the water. The property is a concrete building, making it very quiet and easy to relax. Our pet friendly hotel is family oriented, in a new building, and features pillowtop mattresses.

The Winnipeg Jets call the area home, and many travelers are in town for a game. From the Breezy Bend Golf Course to Adrenaline Adventures, the options near our Headingley hotel are endless. You can visit the Red River Ex, Polo Park Shopping Centre, or spend the day shopping at IKEA®. Guests enjoy free Wi-Fi and a free full hot breakfast that includes waffles, eggs, sausage, pastries, cereal and yogurt, along with 100% Arabica coffee. Travelers here for work with local businesses, such as Manitoba Justice, are happy to be right on the #1 Highway.

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Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, pastries, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, coffee and waffles
  • Indoor pool Heated Salt water pool with waterslide and vortex
  • Hot tub, Six person salt water hot tub
  • Exercise facility, Open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Fitness facility includes an elliptical machine, a treadmill, a stationary bicycle, and weight station.
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Guest laundry, coin laundry at a nominal fee, hours 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Dry cleaning available, same day service
  • Express check out Advise front desk if express checkout is needed
  • Late check out, upon request
  • Cable or satellite television, Shaw Cable
  • 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, free, 24-hours
  • Printer available
  • Fax services Available at front desk
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Catering
  • Convenience store/Sundry, sundry products available
  • Air-conditioning
  • Physically challenged facilities, all rooms have grab bars in the bathtub/shower area, four wheelchair accessible rooms, elevators to access all floors, motion censored entrance door, portion of front desk is lower to accommodate those in a wheel chair.
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged Four stalls available
  • Cold weather hook-ups
  • Ice/vending machines, available on the first and third floors
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Cardiovascular equipment
  • Free newspaper available at front desk
  • Motor coach parking

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Conveniently located, the best western plus winnipeg west in Headingley, 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: 49.878005  /  Latitude: -97.341505

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: The South. Head north on Lord Selkirk Highway/Pembina Highway/MB 75. Take the Trans Canada Highway/MB-100 West ramp to Brandon. Merge onto Perimeter Highway/Trans-Canada Highway/MB-100. Take the Trans Canada Highway/MB-100 ramp to Brandon. Merge onto Portage Avenue/Trans Canada Highway, continue to follow Portage Avenue. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Winnipeg West will be on your left hand side.

From: The West. Heading east on the Trans Canada Highway, you will come straight into Headingley and Portage Avenue. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Winnipeg West will be on your right hand side right off the Trans Canada Highway/Portage Ave.

From: The East. While driving west on the Trans Canada Highway, take Trans Canada/MB-100 West ramp to Brandon. Merge onto Perimeter Highway/Trans Canada. Take the Trans Canada Highway/MB-1 West ramp to Brandon. Merge onto Portage Avenue/Trans Canada Highway, continue to follow heading West on Portage Avenue. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Winnipeg West will be in view on your left hand side.

From: The North. Head south on MB-8. Take the Manitoba 101 West/Perimeter Highway ramp. Merge onto the Manitoba 101 West/Perimeter Highway. Take the Trans Canada Highway/MB-1 West ramp to Brandon. Merge onto Portage Avenue/Trans Canada Highway. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Winnipeg West will be in view on your left hand side.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Winnipeg West

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

Assiniboine Park

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.

Grand Beach Provincial Park

Manitoba Cities

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 Garden

Manitoba Attractions

Leo Mol Sculpture Gardens

While visiting Winnipeg and the Assiniboine Park, take a walk through the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden. This beautiful garden was established in 1992, featuring the work of gifted artist, Dr. Leo Mol.

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.

Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site

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.

Manitoba Legislative Building

Manitoba Attractions

Legislative Building

Capital City residents and visitors ready to watch history in the making should visit Winnipeg's Manitoba Legislative Building. 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, the brown-veined Carrara marble Grand Staircase in the main entrance, 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.

Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

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.

MTS Centre

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.

MTS Iceplex

Manitoba Attractions

MTS Iceplex

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.

Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre

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's Provencher Bridge

Provencher Bridge, Winnipeg

A symbolic downtown landmark, the Provencher Bridge crosses the Red River and connects downtown Winnipeg with St. Boniface in Manitoba, Canada.

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.

Royal Canadian Mint

Manitoba Attractions

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.

Shaw Park

Ready for baseball action in downtown Winnipeg and southern Manitoba? Make your way to Shaw Park to catch the Winnipeg Goldeyes baseball team in action.

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.

Sport For Life Centre

Dedicated to “profoundly improving access to sport and sport training across Manitoba, the Sport For Life Centre is the first facility of its kind in Canada and in Winnipeg.

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.

The Forks National Historic Site

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 WinnipegManitoba make plans to visit The Forks for an afternoon of fun at the variety of shops, attractions and restaurants.

The Manitoba Museum

The Manitoba Museum is a definite must-see, while in Winnipeg, 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.

University of Manitoba

Manitoba Attractions

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.

Winnipeg Art Gallery

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.

Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport

Handling over three million passengers annually, Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport (YWG) serves Winnepeg, Manitoba.

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.

Winnipeg Railway Museum

Manitoba Attractions

Railway Museum

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.

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

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

  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Assiniboia Downs, Horse racing and dining.
  • 8.00 kilometer(s) from Assiniboine Park Zoo
  • 14.00 kilometer(s) from Winnipeg Art Gallery
  • 14.50 kilometer(s) from MTS Center, home of the Winnipeg Jets, concerts and other major events.
  • 16.00 kilometer(s) from The Forks, Historic site with shopping, food, and many more attractions.
  • 16.50 kilometer(s) from Manitoba Museum
  • 18.8 kilometer(s) from Museum for Human Rights
  • 24.00 kilometer(s) from Club Regent Casino
  • 0.40 kilometer(s) from Flying J Travel Plaza, gas station, convenience store, truck stop.
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Birchwood Auto Group, Winnipeg's premier GMC, KIA, Honda, Toyota and Nissan dealer.
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Unicity Mall, big box retail store including a Super Walmart®.
  • 11.00 kilometer(s) from Polo Park, retail stores
  • 15.00 kilometer(s) from Grant Park Shopping Centre, retail stores
  • 15.00 kilometer(s) from Ikea®
  • 24.00 kilometer(s) from St. Vital Centre, retail stores

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 21.3 kilometer(s) from Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 56.00 kilometer(s) from Selkirk
  • 72.00 kilometer(s) from Portage La Prairie
  • 105 kilometer(s) from Gimli
  • 198 kilometer(s) from Brandon
  • 233 kilometer(s) from Kenora, Ontario
  • 244 kilometer(s) from Grand Forks, North Dakota
  • 4.00 kilometer(s) from Starbuck Credit Union, bank
  • 14.00 kilometer(s) from Manitoba Hydro
  • 14.00 kilometer(s) from Red River College
  • 14.00 kilometer(s) from University of Winnipeg
  • 24.50 kilometer(s) from University of Manitoba

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from MTS Iceplex
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from John Blumberg Complex
  • 2.50 kilometer(s) from John Blumberg Golf Course
  • 4.50 kilometer(s) from Thunder Rapids
  • 4.50 kilometer(s) from Adrenaline Adventures

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to Denny's, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 24-hour restaurant.
  • Across the street from Tim Horton's, coffee shop, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Subway®, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Nick's Inn, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 5.50 kilometer(s) from Roadhouse Eatery, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 6.00 kilometer(s) from The Keg, full service, steak house, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 6.00 kilometer(s) from Boston Pizza, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner

BEST WESTERN PLUS Winnipeg West

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Headingley. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

October 2014

October 17 - April 11, 2015
2015 Winnipeg Jets Hockey

The NHL's hard hitting Winnipeg Jets play home games at MTS Centre against Central Division foes Detroit Red Wings, Chicago Blackhawks, and more. Face-off times vary  by game.

April 2015

April 26 - May 2, 2015
Winnipeg Wine Festival

Taste some of the best wines in the world at Winnipeg's RBC Convention Centre.

May 2015

May 22 - 24, 2015
2015 Provincial Music & Arts Festival

Canadian Mennonite University in Winnipeg hosts three days of music, arts, and all around good fun.
 

June 2015

June 11-21, 2015
TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival

Old Market Square in Winnipeg fills with local and international performers in town for this fantastic music festival.

June 25 - 28, 2015
Dauphin's Countryfest

Canada's longest running country music festival kicks off at Dauphin near Brandon.

July 2015

July 24 - 26, 2015
Brandon Folk, Music and Art Festival

A wide range of artists perform their music at Brandon's Keystone Centre Grounds.

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