TORONTO — The newly renovated Champlain Waterfront Hotel has opened its doors in Orillia, Ont. The historic property is the sixth Ascend-branded property to open in the province and 14th nationwide.
Owned and operated by Toronto-based Sunray Group of Hotels, the property boasts 53 guestrooms and an onsite restaurant, Fionn MacCools.
“We’re pleased to become a member of the Ascend Hotel Collection and open our latest property, which highlights Orillia’s local character and delivers modern amenities travellers crave,” says, Kenny Gibson, president of Sunray Group. “Our design team has successfully melded the historic nature of the property with a modern flair that is a one-of-a-kind experience in the local region.”
All Ascend Hotel Collection hotels are defined by a strong local identity, unique location, upscale amenities and attentive service. “We’re proud to welcome The Champlain Waterfront Hotel as the newest member of our prestigious Ascend Hotel Collection and working with Sunray Group to provide guests with a dynamic upscale lodging option,” says Brian Leon, managing director of Choice Hotels Canada. “Orillia is important next step for the brand as we continue to expand in Ontario and across Canada.”
Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, free daily newspaper, free parking and valet laundry service. Room features include flat-screen TVs, desks and ergonomic chairs, mini fridges, coffee machines, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards. King rooms feature a fireplace.