Meetings & Sports

Northeastern Ontario… undeniably BIG, unbelievably close!

In Northeastern Ontario you will find meeting and conference centres for events big or small and sport venues which appeal to various levels of competition. Accommodations from refined to rustic offer respite from the events of the day. Tantalize your senses with culinary options from local delights to worldly delicacies. Lift your spirits at a quaint club or pamper your soul at a local spa.



Meeting & Conference Venue Guide

Set amidst a breathtaking landscape of old growth forests and sparkling waters, Northeastern Ontario venues offer a unique vantage point. Whether you are searching for modern sporting facilities, large conference hotels, or an intimate retreat opportunity for a team-building getaway, Northeastern Ontario venues provide all the amenities you need with a view that will inspire.*


Regardless of whether the conference you’re hosting is for a small number of guests or is a larger affair, Northeastern Ontario has all the amenities, experience, an northern hospitality to meet your needs. From event planning, decorating, catering, companion and welcome packages, the hospitality experts in the area aim to exceed expectations with personalized service to ensure your event is a success.


Living in a four-season region means Northeastern Ontario is naturally equipped for sporting activities ranging from golf to skiing, from soccer to hockey, from track and field to snowboarding and everything in between. Whether you’re planning on hosting indoors or in the great outdoors, a fine selection of top-notch complexes, arenas, gymnasiums, fields, trails, and tracks await your next event.


You can expect a good night’s sleep when you check into any one of the numerous chain or independent locations across the region. You can also expect a welcoming smile, friendly assistance, and northern hospitality that will leave you feeling like one of the family.


Great food and friendly service are hallmarks of the region and local hospitality will make you feel like a true northerner. Enjoy local delicacies in season from farm and field, straight to your table.

*Many cities and towns in Northeastern Ontario offer services in English and French; just ask!


  • Buffalo to North Bay: 483 Km/300 mi.
  • Detroit to North Bay 703 Km/437 mi.
  • Toronto to North Bay 344 Km/483 mi.
  • Montreal to North Bay 555 Km/345 mi.
  • Ottawa to North Bay 358 Km/222 mi.
  • Chicago to Sudbury 1,053 Km/655 mi.
  • Minneapolis to Sudbury 1,180 Km/735 mi.
  • Toronto to Sudbury 388 Km/241 mi.
  • Sault Ste. Marie to Sudbury  307 Km/191 mi.
  • Montreal to Kirkland Lake 717 Km/446 mi.
  • Thunder Bay to Timmins  777 Km/483 mi.

Sudbury & Area Meeting, Conference & Convention Facilities

Includes Espanola/North Shore, French River, Killarney, Manitoulin Island


The windswept pines immortalized by the Group of Seven were inspired not far from Sudbury and the allure of nature remains strong. Mining was an early economic driver, but this modern city offers something for everyone today. Indoor and outdoor recreational facilities, entertaining and educational attractions, unique festivals, outstanding local restaurants and shops, and state of the art meeting venues await your visit.


BY AIR Greater Sudbury Airport: Air Canada; Porter Airlines; Bearskin Airlines.
BY TRAIN Via Rail.
BY VEHICLE Trans-Canada Highway 17 and 69.
BY BUS Ontario Northland; Greyhound Canada; Sudbury Transit (local).


 22 Regional Arenas
 25+ Outdoor Sports Fields
23+ Regional Public Golf Courses
14 Regional Curling Pads
20+ Regional Gymnasiums and Sport Complexes
6+ Amphitheatres & Exhibition Halls
62+ Conference & Meeting Facilities
58+ Hotels & Motels

BIG Meeting, Conference & Convention Facilities

Cambrian Residence & Conference Centre
1390 Barrydowne Road
Sudbury, ON
(705) 566-8101

College Boreal Residence & Conference Centre
21 Lasalle Boulevard
Sudbury, ON
(705) 207-0238

Dynamic Earth
122 Big Nickel Mine Drive
Sudbury, ON
(705) 522-3701

Holiday Inn Sudbury
1696 Regent Street
Sudbury, ON
(705) 522-3000

Killarney Mountain Lodge
3 Commissioner Street
Killarney, ON
(705) 287-2691

Manitoulin Hotel & Conference Centre
66 Meredith Street East
Little Current, ON
(705) 368-9966

Science North
100 Ramsey Lake Road
Sudbury, ON
(705) 522-3701

Small Meeting Venues

Crane`s Lochaven Wilderness Lodge
Noelville RR#1, Box 2
Commanda Island,
Noelville, ON
(705) 898-2222

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham
1312 Kingsway
Sudbury, ON
(800) 337-0050

Rockgarden Terrace Resort
1358 Monument Road
Spring Bay, ON
(705) 377-4652

Sportsman’s Inn Resort & Marina
37 Channel St.
Killarney, ON
(705) 287-9990

Sportsman’s Lodge & Wilderness Resort
240 Kukagami Lake Rd.
Wahnapitae, ON
(705) 853-4434

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
1710 Kingsway
Sudbury, ON
(705) 525-7700

Travelway Inn

1200 Paris Street
Sudbury, ON
(705) 522-1122

Wolseley Lodge
2652 Wolseley Bay Road
Noelville, ON
1 (800) 488-4964


North Bay & Area Meeting, Conference & Convention Facilities

Includes Callander, Mattawa & Area, Trout Creek, Sturgeon Falls, West Nipissing


This historic area is well known for roots dating back to the days of Étienne Brûlé and the coureurs de bois. Surrounded by lakes and rivers, North Bay & area has an abundance of outdoor and indoor activities to satisfy all visitors. Concert halls and auditoriums, modern arena facilities, meeting and entertainment spots provide a fine selection of venues for your next event.


BY AIR North Bay Jack Garland Airport: Air Canada, Bearskin Airlines.
BY VEHICLE Crossroads of Trans-Canada Highway 17 and Highway 11.
BY BUS Ontario Northland; Greyhound Canada; North Bay Transit (local).


9 Regional Arenas
 22+ Outdoor Sports Fields
9 Regional Public Golf Courses
4+ Regional Curling Pads
11 Regional Gymnasiums and Sport Complexes
7+ Amphitheatres & Exhibition Halls
37 Conference & Meeting Facilities
39+ Hotels & Motels

BIG Meeting, Conference & Convention Facilities

Best Western North Bay Hotel & Conference Centre
700 Lakeshore Drive
North Bay, ON
(705) 474-5800

Canadian Ecology Centre
6905 Highway 17
Mattawa-Bonfield, ON
(705) 744-1715

Capitol Centre
150 Main Street East
North Bay, ON
(705) 474-1944

Cecil’s Brewhouse & Kitchen
300 Wyld Street
North Bay, ON
(705) 472-7510

Discovery North Bay Museum
100 Ferguson Street
North Bay, ON
(705) 476-2323

Saenchiur Flechey
513 Lemieux Road
Monetville, ON
(705) 898-2660

Small Meeting Venues

Chief Commanda II
200 Memorial Drive
North Bay, ON
(705) 494-8167

Hampton Inn by Hilton North Bay
950 McKeown Avenue
North Bay, ON
1 (877) 409-8499

Le Voyageur Inn Hotel & Restaurant
351 Main Street
Mattawa, ON
(705) 744-2370

Valois Restaurant and Motel
701 Valois Drive
Mattawa, ON
(705) 744-5583

Von Doeler’s Ranch
1286 Von Doeler Road
Rutherglen, ON
(705) 477-6655

Timmins & Area Meeting, Conference & Convention Facilities

Including Cochrane, Highway 144 Corridor, Kapuskasing, Moosonee


What makes Timmins great? They have lots and lots of gold deposits and they have a golden attitude toward personal service and making people feel welcome. No event is too big or too small to be hosted in Timmins. Regardless of the season, Timmins is a destination with a heart of gold.


BY AIR Greater Timmins Victor M. Power Airport: Air Canada; Porter Airlines; Bearskin Airlines; Air Creebec; Thunder Airlines.
BY VEHICLE Highways 101, 144 and 11.
BY BUS Ontario Northland; Timmins Transit (local).


12 Regional Arenas
13+ Outdoor Sports Fields
9 Regional Public Golf Courses
3+ Regional Curling Pads
11 Regional Gymnasiums and Sport Complexes
2+ Amphitheatres & Exhibition Halls
42 Conference & Meeting Facilities
28+ Hotels & Motels

BIG Meeting, Conference & Convention Facilities

Cedar Meadows Resort & Spa
1000 Norman Street
Timmins, ON
(705) 268-5800 

Best Western Swan Castle Inn
189 Railway Street
Cochrane, ON
(705) 272-5200

Small Meeting Venues

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Timmins
30 Algonquin Boulevard West
Timmins, ON
1 (855) 531-5310 

Hampton Inn by Hilton Timmins
848 Riverside Drive
Timmins, ON
(705) 531-6000

Temiskaming Shores & Area Meeting, Conference & Convention Facilities

Includes Elk Lake, Kirkland Lake, Larder Lake, Marten River, Temagami


Once known for their agricultural industry, Temiskaming Shores and the surrounding areas are known for so much more today. Modern, accommodating venues, terrific local lore and unique historical sites provide welcome distractions while visiting the area for business or pleasure.


BY AIR Earlton Timiskaming Regional Airport.
Highway 11.
BY BUS Ontario Northland; Temiskaming Transit.


6+ Regional Arenas
6+ Outdoor Sports Fields
3 Regional Public Golf Courses
4+ Regional Curling Pads
4+ Regional Gymnasiums and Sport Complexes
3+ Amphitheatres & Exhibition Halls
17+ Conference & Meeting Facilities
20+ Hotels & Motels

BIG Meeting, Conference & Convention Facilities

Temagami Shores Inn & Resort
6612 Highway 11 North
Temagami, ON
(705) 569-3200

Small Meeting Venues

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites New Liskeard
998029 Highway 11
New Liskeard, ON
(705) 647-8282

Les Suites Des Presidents’ Suites
620 Lakeshore Road
Haileybury, ON
(705) 672-2517

Marten River Lodge
36 Marten River Road
Temagami-Marten River, ON
(705) 892-2351

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham
350 Government Road West
Kirkland Lake, ON
(705) 462-2401

Waterfront Inn
2 Cedar Avenue
New Liskeard, ON
(705) 647-8711