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
    • Radio
    • Central Heating
    • 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.

    "Great location." "Accessible by car, but parking is costly." "Centrally located, reasonably close to shopping." "Close to public transport and the train."

  • Service
    "Service is adequate"

    Desk staff exceptional. Excellent cleaning crew. Unhelpful staff.

    "Fairly friendly, professional staff, but complaints about reception." "Great housekeepers but less impressive management." "Booking process should be better organized." "Good shuttle service." "Room service could have been improved." "Concierge service could be more helpful." "Restaurant could offer better service." "Recreation staff is nice."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Horrible bed spreads. Old stained towels. View was phenomenal.

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

  • Comfort

    Quiet place to relax. Sofa bed was broken. Horrible bed spreads.

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

  • Cleanliness
    "Could use a good cleaning"

    Dirty hall ways. Sheet was dirty. Dirty coffee maker.

    "Rooms relatively clean, but bathroom and pool area not clean enough." "Hotel facilities could use a good clean." "Wellness & sports facilities could use better cleaning."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    Had to pay for breakfast. Terrible breakfast. Worst breakfast.

    "Breakfast is reasonably priced, but not exceptional."

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

    Overpriced budget hotel. Terrible value for money. Parking is overpriced.

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

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Poor internet service. Paying for wifi. Wifi was charged for.

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

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    Dated gym equipment. Hot tub sucked. Workout room poorly equipped.

    "Wellness & sports facilities could use better cleaning." "Fitness area can be optimized." "Sauna is ok."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Outdated furnishings. 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."