The Oakes Overlooking the Falls

Niagara Falls, Canada

9.9 K reviews
Fair Hotel. Close to Fallsview Casino. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Casino
    • Air conditioning
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Jacuzzi
    • Indoor Pool
    • Number of Pools
    • Heated Pool(s)
    • Sauna
6546 Fallsview Boulevard Niagara Falls Ontario L2G 3W2


This hotel is located at Niagara Falls and offers breathtaking views of the falls. It is, in fact, the hotel closest to the Horseshoe Falls and takes full advantage of this impressive location.


The air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 239 rooms. In the air-conditioned establishment, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Services and facilities at the hotel include a restaurant, a dining area, a café, a bar and room service. Wireless internet access (for a fee) is available to guests in the public areas. Shopping facilities are also available. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation.


Rooms feature air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed, a queen-size bed or a king-size bed. Cots are available for younger travellers. There is also a desk. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, an alarm clock and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer is also available. The hotel offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The establishment features various options for cooling off on hot days, including a pool and an indoor pool. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. A range of options are available, including a gym, a spa, a sauna and a steam bath. Fun and entertainment are offered by a casino.


Breakfast can be booked.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Superb location. Location superb. Fantastic location.

    "Good location, close to public transport." "Pricey, inconvenient parking." "Near city centre with great sightseeing and nearby restaurants." "Shopping is ok."

  • Service
    "Service is adequate"

    Desk Staff exceptional. Excellent cleaning crew. Unhelpful staff.

    "Fairly friendly, professional staff, but complaints about reception." "Poorly managed with subpar restaurant service." "Booking process should be better organized." "Room service could have been improved." "Concierge service is average." "Recreation staff is nice." "Hotel security can be an issue."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Horrible nights sleep. Old stained towels. Carpet was dirty.

    "Great views, with average beds, relatively well-sized and tidy enough." "Old, poorly-maintained rooms with poor minibars and kitchenettes." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Substandard furniture with poor A/C, TV's and balconies." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Comfort

    Quiet place to relax. Sofa bed was broken. Broken air conditioning.

    "Mediocre comfort, room sizes and beds." "Small bathrooms, noisy rooms, and deficient A/C."

  • Cleanliness
    "Could use a good cleaning"

    Stained jacuzzi tub. Dirty hall ways. Carpet was dirty.

    "Bathrooms and pool area are inadequately clean." "Untidy dining area but rooms are clean enough." "Hotel facilities could use a good clean." "Wellness & sports facilities could use better cleaning."

  • Amenities
    "Amenities are not the best"

    Horrible facilities. Dirty hall ways. Dirty common areas.

    "Meeting & event facilities should be improved." "Outdated facilities, not accessible for those with handicaps." "Good hotel grounds but the entrance area is not so good." "Elevator in need of updating." "Architecture not so nice."

  • Food
    "Food could be better"

    No meal plan. Over charged meals. Lousy hamburger.

    "Poor dining experience, with dining area needing more cleaning and so-so desserts." "Restaurant menu and prices are okay." "Bad snacks." "Untasty beef dishes & steak."

  • Value for money
    "Value for money could be better"

    Overpriced budget hotel. Worst value for money. Paying for WiFi.

    "Value for money could be better." "Internet is affordable." "Acceptable breakfast prices." "Normally priced food."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Had to pay for Wi-Fi in the room. Poor internet service. Paying for WiFi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Internet is affordable."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No continental breakfast. There is no complimentary breakfast. No breakfast options.

    "Breakfast is reasonably priced, but not exceptional."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Carpet is old. Old stained towels. Dirty hall ways.

    "Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." "Hotel could use some updating." "Entrance area is not particularly attractive." "Hotel could be more stylish." "Hotel is relatively luxurious."

  • Bar and Beverages
    "Bar could improve"

    No cocktail lounge. No bar or lounge. No bar.

    "Bar could improve."