Best Western Plus Nor'wester Hotel & Conference Centre

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
2080 Highway #61, Thunder Bay, ON, P7B5E3, Canada
4.4 out of 5 rating 310 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Thunder Bay, Best Western Plus Nor'wester Hotel & Conference Centre is a 4-minute drive from Fort William Country Club and 7 minutes from Loch Lomond Ski Area. This eco-friendly hotel is 6 mi (9.7 km) from Fort William Historical Park and 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from International Friendship Garden.


Make yourself at home in one of the 89 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards, as well as phones with free local calls.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an indoor pool and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access and a ballroom.


Enjoy international cuisine at Cliffhanger, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Thunder Bay? This hotel has facilities measuring 8968 square feet (833 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Loch Lomond Ski Area - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Fort William Country Club - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Fort William Historical Park - 9.7 km / 6 mi
International Friendship Garden - 12.5 km / 7.8 mi
St. Paul's Anglican Church - 13 km / 8 mi
Centennial Botanical Conservatory - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
Fort William Gardens - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
Whitewater Golf Club - 13.3 km / 8.2 mi
Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall Of Fame - 13.4 km / 8.3 mi
Thunder Bay Museum - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Kaministiquia River Heritage Park - 13.6 km / 8.4 mi
Chapples Golf Course - 13.8 km / 8.6 mi
Thunder Bay Municipal Golf Course - 13.9 km / 8.6 mi
Mount McKay - 14 km / 8.7 mi

The preferred airport for Best Western Plus Nor'wester Hotel & Conference Centre is Thunder Bay, ON (YQT-Thunder Bay Intl.) - 8.6 km / 5.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of We Care Clean - Best Western guidelines.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented at the time of check-in and must belong to one of the travelling party. Guests who plan to pay for other guests' stay must contact the property in advance.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • For details on Best Western's privacy policy, visit

  • -Indoor pool
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Express check-out
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Conference space
  • -Restaurant
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Ballroom
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 833
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 8968
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking