Southview Inn

The Southview Inn & Bistro is located on the west side of town, only a five-minute drive to downtown Kenora. The Inn has thirteen guest rooms – five in our original wing and eight brand new rooms in a traditional timber-frame constructed building. Our rooms are clean, comfortable and of exceptional value. We are pleased

Super 8

Super 8 Kenora is the newest lodging in the city boasting clean and friendly guest rooms and superior front desk customer service. We are situated on Tunnel Island on Hwy 17 coming in to Kenora. Lake of the Woods is directly across the street. There are numerous beaches within a 5-10 min drive. Downtown Kenora


The Travelodge Kenora is a great choice for leisure and business travelers visiting Kenora. We’re just minutes away from Kenora’s most popular recreational activities – boating, fishing, snowmobiling, skiing, and sightseeing – all on beautiful Lake of the Woods, with its 14,500 islands. Enjoy our large comfortable rooms. All rooms have free in room coffee;

Northwoods Bed and Breakfast

Northwoods Bed & Breakfast is located west of Kenora in the town of Keewatin. It is situated on the south side of Highway #1 with a southern exposure of Lake of the Woods. It is a 5-minute walk to Keewatin Beach and other attractions. The building is a square-log cabin built in a Swiss Chalet

Lake of the Woods Bed and Breakfast

A beautiful remote resort on Lake of the Woods, just 20 minutes from Downtown Kenora. Luxurious guest rooms all have fantastic views of the lake. Guests can sit on any of the decks or the dock and enjoy the quiet and tranquil setting. Swimming in the summer, and snowmobiling or cross country skiing in the

Best Western

Stay at this Kenora Hotel situated on the beautiful Lake of the Woods! The Best Western Lakeside Inn is an 11 story circular hotel and is in the heart of downtown Kenora. We are within walking distance to key area attractions and unique shopping options. Each well-appointed room features high speed internet, free local and

Days Inn

Located 5 minutes from downtown we are Kenora’s premier entertainment hotel in the region. We have all the amenities you’re looking for. Take an exhilarating ride on our 120-foot waterslide or relax and soak in our whirlpool. Follow that up with a delicious meal in our dining room or relax sipping a cocktail in our

Once again – the racism

My biggest stickler with Canada is the ingrained and almost instinctive racism that exists; which is nowhere more apparent than Kenora. Being quite blunt – there simply are not many Caucasian folk in this town who do not hold some level of racist sentiment towards everyone that isn’t Caucasian. As is demonstrated by a Co-Ot

Tainted with prejudice?

Most people in this town know by now that a First Nation woman was shot twice by an Ontario Provincial Police Officer on First Street South on Monday 7th June at around 8:30pm. In a town such as ours, where allegations of institutional and blatant racism from both the police and the town’s residents are

Yes – Kenora does have racial segregation

People constantly tell me that Kenora isn’t racially segregated and that there’s no racism in Kenora. Every day I see traces of the feeling that’s running hidden but very close to the surface amongst Kenora’s population. For instance with people queuing at a local establishment that serves alcohol, more than one person has seen them