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 allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum.
“Top Drawer! Recently attended a wedding at the Norwester”
By Melanie F
I recently travelled to Thunder Bay to attend my sister’s wedding which was held at the Norwester. Service was exceptional. The venue for the wedding was fantastic plus the views including the fall...
Stayed at this hotel on October 4,2017 and was pleasantly surprised. I usually stay at holiday inns for their reward program, I will investigate Best Western program. This particular Best Western has...
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, private rooms available for nominal fee
Hot tub, Whirlpool is closed every Thursday for regular maintainance. 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
Express check out
Cable satellite television, full cable service
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
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 class rooms only
Free high-speed wireless Internet access
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