Discover the tranquility that Thunder Bay has to offer just a short drive from the city center. The Best Western Plus NorWester Hotel & Conference Centre is surrounded by the scenic Nor'Wester Mountains, offering breathtaking views right from the comfort of your room.
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Whether traveling for business or for pleasure, this award-winning hotel has it all! We provide guests with exceptional customer care, superb, full-service amenities and an unbeatable Nor'Wester Mountain location. Guests will be treated to spacious guest rooms featuring premium television and free high-speed wireless Internet access. Suites are available to accommodate the entire family. The Cliffhanger Restaurant & Bar offers one of the largest patio areas that captures the panoramic view of the mountains. For a more comfortable stay on the road, this Ontario hotel features an indoor swimming pool, hot tub, private steam and sauna rooms and a fitness center. Business travelers will appreciate our fiber high-speed Internet as well as full-service conference and meeting space that can accommodate up to 360 people. The picturesque and peaceful atmosphere of this conference destination will enhance any meeting and increase delegate participation and concentration.
Enjoy a peaceful afternoon picnicking with the family in Fort William Historical Park, playing a round of golf at Fort William Country Club or in the winter, skiing Loch Lomond Ski Area. Catch an exciting sporting event at nearby Thunder Bay Tournament Centre. Ski fanatics will appreciate being situated so close to Kamview Nordic Ski Centre. The Best Western Plus NorWester Hotel & Conference Centre frequently hosts guests in town attending conferences, hockey tournaments and antique car shows.
The friendly, helpful staff at the Best Western Plus NorWester Hotel & Conference Centre is ready to ensure a comfortable and memorable stay in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Make a reservation today and save!
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Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.
We stayed at the Nor'Wester for a family visit. Cleanliness and service were impeccable. Location is a little out of the city, but beautiful. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend to others or stay...
Cozy rustic setting. Great service. Convenient parking. Very comfortable rooms and beds. No amenities missing. Awesome scenery. Wonderful fairly priced restaurant. Nice cold roomy fridge. Close to...
Thunder Bay, Canada on 06-Jan-2019
I truly enjoy staying at the Norwester Best Western location. They always treat me like royalty...and I usually get a complementary room upgrade! Very accommodating staff and the restaurant serves...
Devlin, Canada on 30-Dec-2018
Was over a few hours, only slept a few hours.
The heater is terrible, its range is around 5 degrees, which is unacceptable.... unless you are impervious to those types of temperatures changes. I...
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada on 17-Nov-2018
Ceremony...dinner..hospitality room..family stay staff was excellent...food phenomenal couldn’t ask for better service..rooms clean large.the setting for wedding pictures is beautiful even with rain...
Restaurant on-site, Cliffhanger Restaurant & Bar, open Monday to Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. with the exception of Sunday's which is 7:00 a.m to 10:00 p.m. Overlooking the mountains and outdoor patio.
Indoor pool Heated 45 feet long and 21 feet wide
Steam room Public Sauna
Hot tub, Whirlpool is closed every Thursday for regular maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Exercise facility, open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Weight lifting equipment, bench press, squat rack and free weights
24-hour front desk
Laundromat Self Serve Coin operated laundry machine and dryer.
Express check out
Cable satellite television, full cable service
Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, self serve
Fax services, nominal fee
Photocopy, nominal fee
Meeting facilities, six well decorated conference rooms with windows and view.
Meeting rooms available, 6
Fibre High Speed Internet
Air-conditioning, in public areas
Parking for the physically challenged
Cold weather hook-ups
Airport car, 5:00 a.m to 12:00 a.m.
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Dual sports arenas
Cable or satellite television, color with remote, flat screen, LCD, CNN® or other 24-hour news station
DVD player, rentals available at the front desk
AM/FM alarm clock, with an adaptor for a portable MP3 player
Coffee/tea maker, single serving
Microwave, available in business class rooms and all suites
Iron, ironing board
Desk/work area, available Business rooms with either one queen bed or one king bed
Free local calls, up to 30 minutes
Room service, from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Air-conditioning, available, self controlled heating/cooling system
Easy chair, available, ergonomic chair
Sofabed, available, in fireplace suites
Spa, available, in spa suites only
Adjoining rooms, available two double beds
Fireplace, available, in spa suites and fireplace suites