Exploring our vast region can be very exciting, from day trips to weekend getaways, family road trips and romantic days away. When you’re done exploring for the day you will certainly be ready to cozy up at some of the region’s best homes away from home.   Ontario’s Southwest has so much to offer that sometimes it can just be hard to choose! Let us guide you in the right direction with some of the top-rated hotels in Southwest Ontario according to TripAdvisor.

Couple at Grove

The Grove Hotel – Kingsville

Recently recognized as a winner in the SMALL HOTELS IN CANADA category of the 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice® awards for Hotels, the Grove Hotel is perfectly designed to make you not want to go home. This boutique hotel has 18 different rooms that transport you to a different place every time. Not only is this a unique destination to stay, but it also offers a unique craft brewery and delicious in house restaurant. Stroll through this quaint town, visit amazing tiny shops and settle in at this one of a kind hotel. 

Retro Suite

Retro Suites HotelChatham

Come stay in a piece of history at the Retro Suites Hotel, located in downtown Chatham. This unique hotel marries contemporary accommodations with unique experiences all while staying true to their historic routes. Every room is decorated in it's own theme, offering a different experience every time. Stay in and enjoy a culinary experience at the Chilled Cork or walk up the street for a drink at Chatham’s very own craft brewery, Sons of Kent. With unparalleled amenities, try something new your next getaway.

Elm Hurst Inn Suite

Elm Hurst Inn & SpaIngersoll

This historic mansion, a local landmark since 1872, located just off the 401 in the quaint town of Ingersoll marries history with a modern twist. The scenic area creates a sense of peace for every guest, which goes perfectly with the hotel spa. With 46 guest rooms, three suites, and a fine dining restaurant, this boutique hotel will make you feel like royalty – the Elm Hurst Inn looks forward to welcoming you to your palace. 

Luxury hotel room with a bed, and closet

Hotel Metro – London

Located in downtown London, Hotel Metro provides its visitors with unforgettable experiences! Aside from the welcoming staff, the hotel offers a gorgeous spa tub, a rainfall shower, and complimentary coffee in the comfort of your hotel room! Plus, the hotel sit right across from the Budweiser Gardens in case there is a game or show happening during your stay. 

Hampton inn by hilton Sarnia exterior

Hampton Inn by Hilton Sarnia – Sarnia

Whether you are here on a work trip or to relax, you can always find yourself having a fun time at the Hampton Inn Sarnia. The hotel is near the Blue water Bridge International Border Crossing, which tends to be a popular tourist attraction and the casino is walking distance from it! If you are in the mood to relax, the hotel also offers a clean pool along with many lounge chairs for you and your friends or family!

Kettle Creek Inn

Kettle Creek Inn  - Port Stanley

Spend a day in the sun at one of the best beaches in Ontario. Great eats, local arts, quaint shops, and a spectacular beach...you won’t want to make your visit to Port Stanley a quick one. To extend that day trip, spend the night at the charming Kettle Creek Inn. Nestled in the centre of the quaint fishing village, the inn offers exceptional accommodation, tasty cuisine, and incredible hospitality! 

Comfort inn St thomas

Comfort Inn - St. Thomas

Centrally located, this hotel fundamental aims to please and help you on your way to see some of the Railway City’s best. With free breakfast, free WI-FI and pet-friendly rooms, bring the entire family and plan your next stop. Spend your day at the beach in Port Stanley and come back for a relaxing night away from all of the hustle and bustle. Come visit the friendly staff and let Railway City take you away.

Blue water motel experience

Blue Water Motel - Grand Bend

Established in 1949, Blue Water Motel is a family-owned business that has been serving visitors in Grand Bend for over 50 years! Blue Water offers outdoor facilities like barbecues and fire pits with complimentary wood for your stay. This motel is perfect for family trips as it also has a swimming pool, a children's playground, and a basketball court. For the parents, there is a "quiet beach" about a 15-minute walk from the motel to relax and enjoy the beautiful blue water!

Don’t just take our advice, take it from travelers who have enjoyed the hospitality before and stay at one of these amazing hotels located around our region. From historic houses to modern buildings, all of your individual needs will be perfectly suited.  

Want to switch it up and stay at somewhere even homier? Then you'll love a night at a charming bed & breakfast. Just like this list, we've gathered the top rated B&Bs across Ontario's Southwest in one spot for you.

Whether you’re traveling for pleasure or looking for a quick staycation, check back with us for all of your trip inspiration.