Places to stay in Gananoque, Ontario
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Gananoque is located on the St. Lawrence River in the heart of the 1000 Islands just 3 hours from Toronto, Montreal and Syracuse, and under 2 hours from Ottawa. ananoque is an Indian name, which when translated means "the place of health" or "the place where water ran over the rocks". In the spring, Indians used to make their way down the Gananoque River to the St. Lawrence River where they found fresh air and clean water. Local restaurants include The Village Delicatessen, Grekos Pizzeria, The Old English Pub, and Maple Leaf Grill & Restaurant.
Wondering where to stay? Lodging options in the region are mainly limited to Bed and Breakfast type accommodations, though there are a few nearby hotels. If you are travelling in the area, Gananoque is located close to Ricks Island, Spectacle Lake, Gibsons Point, Duck Creek and Duke's Profile.
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- Longitude: -76°9'50.04
- Latitude: 44°19'49.08
Things to see and do
1000 Islands Rockport Boat Line
Located at 23 Front Street. Rockport Boat Line is truly in the Heart of the 1000 Islands. Choose from a one, two, or three hour sightseeing cruise, lunch or dinner cruise, Boldt Castle stop-over cruise or a Two Castle Tour.
1000 Islands Cruises - Kingston
Located at 1 Brock Street. Step aboard and enjoy the sights, sounds and tastes of the famous Thousand Islands on one of our classic vessels. We are the Food, Fun & Entertainment Ships. Every day of our season, we offer the widest range of cruise options in the Thousand Islands from sightseeing to fine dining and entertainment.
1000 Islands Charity Casino
Located at 380 Highway 2. Hours of Operation: Monday to Wednesday, 9:00 am - 4:00 am. Open 24-hours a day from Thursday 9:00 am to Monday 4:00 am. Number of Machines: 450 slot machines in $0.05, $0.25, $1.00 and $5.00 denominations. Number of Table Games / Types of Games: Over 18 table games including Roulette, Craps, Bonus Let it Ride, Caribbean Stud Poker, Blackjack and Spanish 21.
Kingston Family Fun World Park
Located at 1533 Mc Adoo. Kingston Family Funworld Drive-In shows Double Features rain or shine. Ask about our Raincheck Policy at the Box Office. We broadcast the audio of our movies on the FM dial; your vehicle requires an FM Receiver or bring an FM Radio. Your admission ticket is valid for only the movies showing on that screen at the point of purchase; moving your vehicle to another screen is strictly prohibited. Cash only at the box office please. Movie lineup and showtimes subject to change without notice; please ask at the Box Office. Kingston Family Funworld. Where Having FUN Is Affordable!
Arthur Child Heritage Museum
Located at 125 Water Street. Enhance your trip to the 1000 Islands with a visit to the Heritage Museum located adjacent to the Gananoque Boatline on the shores of the St. Lawrence River. The Museum provides the visitor with an inviting setting to reflect on the history of the area. The building is reminiscent of the original islands cottages and fabulous hotels that were built during the Golden Era. In the spacious exhibit halls, visitors will find dioramas, videos and interactive displays designed to educate and entertain. Learn about the formation of the Islands and the UNESCO designated Frontenac Arch Biosphere Reserve with its unique flora and fauna. (www.fabr.ca) Then walk in the footsteps of the First Nations people, the early settlers and voyageurs and the combatants in the War of 1812. Visit the Golden Era of Castles and Cottages and the river highway of the past. The Museum mounts a new Seasonal Exhibit each year reflecting the local history of Gananoque drawn from the artifacts of the region. After a guided or self-guided tour, visit our lookout tower to view the magnificent St. Lawrence River and the Admiralty Group of Islands. Remember your visit with a gift or memento from our Canadiana Gift Shop.
Gananoque is close to:
Closed, unlisted or renamed properties
- Islandview Inn, 195 Market Street
- Ganroc Motel, 665 King Street West
- Travelodge, 555 King Street East