NIAGARA FALLS, ON--(Marketwired - Sep 16, 2013) - Inspired by Mother Nature and an easy pick as one of the top vacation destinations in the world, Niagara Falls offers guests refreshing experiences and grand sights whether honeymooning, vacationing with the family or simply escaping the drudgeries of work with a weekend getaway.

Autumn brings no exception to the marvelous selection of sights-to-see and things-to-do at this popular Ontario destination and with gracious hotel accommodations like those found at the Courtyard by Marriott Niagara Falls, where guests find themselves in the centre of it all, there's no limit to the fun and excitement.

Exploring the great outdoors on any of the many trails uncovers sweeping scenic views, wildlife, streams and, of course, waterfalls. From the Niagara Escarpment's Bruce Trail, Canada's oldest and longest footpath to the scenic paved courses of the Niagara River Recreation Trail, walking, hiking and biking are ideal for exploring the wonders of Niagara.

Golf enthusiasts staying at this impressive hotel in Niagara Falls will find themselves located less than three miles from Legends on the Niagara, a one-of-a-kind Canada golfing facility covering 1,000 acres of natural landscape with two championship 18-hole courses, a nine-hole short course and a 45-acre, 360-degree driving range.

Events and activities are also plentiful, featuring a host of options for everyone. Now is the perfect time to explore Niagara Wine Country's 62nd Annual Niagara Vintage Wine Festival until September 29th. Sample award-winning Niagara wines, savour some of Niagara's finest cuisine and enjoy musical entertainment at Montebello Park as your celebrate Niagara's passion of wine. Tour the Niagara Wine Route with a Discovery Pass. You'll have exclusive access to wine and food tasting experiences for only $40 per person. With over 40 participating wineries, the most difficult part will be choosing your favourite. For more information, visit

For those who enjoy concerts, the Fallsview Casino Concert line-up includes Return to Grace through Sept. 27, Bill Cosby Sept. 29-30, Diana Krall Oct. 2-3 and Engelbert Humperdinck, Oct. 4-5. Fallsview Casino is just one of many casinos located in and around Niagara, offering around the clock fun for gambling adventurists. 

And, for kids of all ages, Niagara is home to many other attractions including Clifton Hill, well known as the "Street of Fun" and filled with amusement attractions, food, games and entertainment; Bird Kingdom, the world's largest free-flying indoor aviary, and the Butterfly Conservatory featuring more than 2,000 tropical butterflies floating about freely in a rainforest environment.

About the Courtyard Niagara Falls

The Courtyard Niagara Falls welcomes guests with fresh and contemporary new interiors, an expansive choice of spacious guest rooms and suites and a host of complimentary amenities that make a trip to Niagara Falls both fun and affordable. Located just a 10-minute walk from the spectacular natural wonder that draws so many year-round, this impressive hotel stays awake with the city, offering a 24-hour business centre, 24/7 market for snacks, beverages and travel needs and features GoBoard touch panel technology in the lobby so guests have access everything the area has to offer when they need it. Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided throughout the hotel, which also features indoor and outdoor pools, a 24-hour fitness centre and tantalizing on-site dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Contact Information:

Courtyard Niagara Falls
5950 Victoria Ave.,
Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3L7