Opened in April 2006, the Great Wolf Lodge, Ripley's Water Park Resort in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, is less than 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) from Niagara Falls. Historic Lewiston is 7 miles (11.2 kilometers) away. The resort is 23 miles (37 kilometers) from Buffalo, N.Y.
The hotel focuses on its log cabin, rustic ambiance with themed restaurants, shops and decor. Antler Shanty Grub offers a 2,200-square-foot gourmet buffet with a special section just for children. The Bear Claw Cafe serves up specialty coffees, pastries, homemade soups, salads, and goodies such as Laura Secord chocolates and ice creams. Rustic campsite ambiance greets guests at Camp Critter Bar & Grill. Selections include Grandma's Beef Pot Roast, comfort foods and a full-service bar. A 600-square-foot fitness room is on site. Elements, the hotel's Aveda concept salon and spa, has feng shui treatment rooms for facials, manicures and pedicures. The spa offers massage services including couples massage. The prize of the hotel is its 103,000-square-foot indoor water park with 13 waterslides in the 90 foot high facility, the perfect place for children and teenagers. There is a children's club and supervised childcare/activities available for a fee. A seasonal outdoor pool is available as well as an adult's only year-round spa tub. A game room with more than 100 video games is on site.
The 406 all-suite guestrooms include microwave ovens, refrigerators and coffeemakers. Separate sitting areas offer flat screen TVs and complimentary WiFi. All guestrooms feature log cabin-themed decor with antique accents.