Stay Close to YWG and Downtown Winnipeg
At the Country Inn & Suites, Winnipeg, you can enjoy convenient commutes to the YWG airport, just two kilometres away, without sacrificing proximity to the vibrant shopping and dining of downtown, only a 20-minute drive from the hotel. Take the kids to FortWhyte Alive to experience Manitoba’s incredible natural beauty and to visit the province’s largest indoor aquarium. Afterward, shop the exciting streets of Chinatown or the high-end retailers in CF Polo Park. Business travellers and families on holiday both love The Forks for live entertainment and boutique stores. If you’re traveling with someone special, be sure to take in a performance at the historic Royal Winnipeg Ballet.
- Assiniboine Park Zoo (6.2 km)
Home to animals ranging from toucans to Asiatic lions, this zoo is best known for its Journey to Churchill exhibit, one of the world’s most comprehensive polar bear enclosures.
Phone: +1 (204) 927-6000
- Manitoba Museum (7.2 km)
Explore the night skies at the planetarium and marvel at the 90-million-year-old fossils of pliosaurs at this hands-on educational institution.
Phone: +1 (204) 956-2830
- FortWhyte Alive (13.7 km)
Sure to captivate the imagination of kids and parents alike, this 600-acre reserve is home to outdoor options like boating, bird-watching and hiking as well as the largest indoor aquarium in Manitoba.
Phone: +1 (204) 989-8355
Shopping and Dining
- CF Polo Park (2.3 km)
You can browse through fashion retailers, enjoy quality dining and simply unwind among the 200 stores in this shopping centre.
Phone: +1 (204) 784-2523
- Chinatown (6.7 km)
Featuring Szechuan restaurants and delicate Cantonese cuisine, Chinatown also houses a replica of the Imperial Nine Dragons mural as well as shops and gardens specialising in Chinese styles.
Phone: +1 (204) 943-1197
- The Exchange District (6.7 km)
Take in a live show, sip coffee in a bistro or explore the art studios set against an amazing, historic backdrop in this cosmopolitan neighbourhood.
Phone: +1 (204) 942-6716
Arts and Entertainment
- Royal Winnipeg Ballet (7.6 km)
Settle back as the beautifully costumed, talented dancers of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet bring to life shows like Dracula and The Nutcracker.
Phone: +1 (204) 956-0183
- The Forks (7.9 km)
Visit Winnipeg’s number one tourist destination for captivating live entertainment, boutique shopping and eclectic dining. The Forks is home to 200-plus special events each year.
Phone: +1 (204) 942-6302