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BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre

591 Wellington Road S, London, ON N6C 4R3
Phone: 519/681-7151   |   Fax: 519/681-3271   |   172 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to your second luxury home, where world-class service is the perfect complement to magnificent digs at this London hotel.

Other London Ontario hotels can't compete with us. The atrium oasis has a pool and waterslide for kids of all ages. We're also a favorite year-round wedding venue with 20,000 square feet of conference space. It's the perfect place to say, "I do."

This London hotel is close to the hospital. Whether you're in town for a special event or for great medical care, you're in good hands. This family hotel in London, Ontario provides an idyllic escape. Golf courses and summer festivals are all nearby. The East Park Golf Gardens and Water Park is a favorite destination for travelers. The Budweiser Garden also draws a big crowd of vacationers, it's the best conference center in London.

Weddings in London, Ontario set the bar high. If it's your special day, rest assured everything will be perfect. However, if you're in town on business, you can also be certain everything will go off without a hitch. This London hotel frequently hosts business travelers from London Life, General Dynamics, 3M and London Health Sciences Center.

Exotic palm trees, koi ponds, and waterfalls beckon you from our atrium. This London hotel is a preferred provider of the local hospital and ensures an easy trip no matter what you're in town for. Business, pleasure, or a life milestone all bring guests to London. Never overpay for a fabulous hotel when the best in town is kind to your pocketbook.

Book a stunning stay with the BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre and look forward to pampering!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Roaring Mountain Waterslide, indoor pool, hot tub and exercise room are all under a retractable glass roof
  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Indoor pool Heated Fall/Winter hours-September 3-June 30th. Sunday to Thursday 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.,Friday 8:00 a.m-12:30 p.m, and 3:30 a.m - 10:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m, and 3:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours will vary through the Christmas holiday season
  • Cocktail lounges. Shelly's Tap and Grill - The bar is open Monday to Saturday from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm and Sundays 11:00 am to 9:00 pm. The Atrium Gazebo Bar has seasonal hours. Please check with the front desk for hours of operation.
  • Hot tub - Whirlpool
  • Exercise facility Open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Game Room
  • Dry cleaning
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside services, Roaring Mountain Waterslide. Minimum height four feet tall. Waterslide Fall/Winter hours-September 3-June 30th. Monday-Thursday 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Friday 4 p.m.-9 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m.-10 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Closed December 25th
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Free parking
  • Cold weather hook-ups
  • Meeting facilities 11 meeting rooms in total
  • Banquet facilities excellent banquet team -- culinary team dedicated specifically to banquet's
  • Express check out
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Coffee shop Shelly's Tap and Grill - The Restaurant is open daily from 6:30 am to 9:00 pm and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as snacks, specials and appetizers
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Outdoor parking
  • Universal gym
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Inter corridor
  • Conference facilities 20,000 sq. feet of meeting space available
  • Catering
  • Ballroom 3 different ballrooms, largest is 7000 sq. feet, 2nd largest is 4320 sq. feet

BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre

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Fun & Entertainment Packages

One Night Family Package

Want to go where the fun never stops? The BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre is your destination. Mom, Dad and the kids will love our multi-tiered Atrium. Have fun splashing the day away in our indoor pool, featuring the Lighthouse Waterslide, waterfalls, palm trees and koi pond. If you're getting waterlogged, take your tokens and head over to our games room to challenge each other. When you're tired of all the excitement, wind down in your comfy guestroom and choose between an in-room movie, or if you're still up for games, two hours of Nintendo. After a restful sleep, use your food and beverage credit to begin your day by enjoying breakfast in our on-site restaurant, Shelly's Tap and Grill. Present your Best Western Rewards® card to earn points.

Reserve Package

Romance Packages

Romance Package 1 Night

Want to show your special someone how much you care? Re-live your honeymoon at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre. Enjoy a night's accommodation in your room and watch her smile as she is greeted by a dozen roses and champagne. Snuggle up together in plush robes, and let us help you pamper her with our upgraded and luxurious amenities. Take a dip in our pool, surrounded by lush palm trees and waterfalls or relax in our pool-side hot tub. When your appetite gets the better of you, use your food credit to dine by candlelight in our on-site restaurant, Shelly's, or let us do the work and order room service. Present your Best Western Rewards® card to earn points.

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BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre

Conveniently located, the best western plus lamplighter inn & conference centre in London, Ontario is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 42.953355  /  Latitude: -81.229645


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The north. Take Highway 4 (Richmond Street) to York Street. Turn left on York Street to Wellington Road. Turn right on Wellington Road. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre is one block past the fifth stoplight on the right (west) side of Wellington Road.

From: The east. Coming from the Toronto Area, take Highway 401 to Exit 186. Follow Wellington Road North. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre is seven stop lights on the left (west) side of Wellington Street.

From: The west. Coming from the Windsor Area, take Highway 401 to Exit 186. Follow Wellington Road North. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre is seven stop lights on the left (west) side of Wellington Road.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Aeolian Hall

Canadian visitors traveling through the southern region of Ontario, should include a stop in London. This lively city along the Thames River, is home to many festivals, museums, universities and historical buildings. One must-see historical building, is Aeolian Hall. Built in 1884 as a town hall for London East, the building was built in a High Victorian and Itailanate style of architecture, featuring biochromatic brickwork and traceried windows.

This incredible hall has served many purposes throughout the years including, a fire station, a court house, a public school, the Hobbs Hardware Company, a public library, the London School of Telegraphy and a radio/television sales business. In 1969, the building became a music hall and has remained a premier musical venue ever since. Whether attending a musical performance or event, or simply touring the building, take your time to learn more about its rich history. Stay close to the downtown London in a comfortable Best Western guest room and enjoy excellent guest services.

Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum

Visit the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum in St Marys, near London, to view the impressive collection of baseball artifacts from around the world. St Marys was chosen as the museum site because of its ties to the game of baseball, dating back to 1886. Canada's baseball heritage continues to be preserved in the museum.

Browse the Hall of Fame to view the 93 Inductees, including amateurs, trainers, umpires, administrators and builders. The popular summer-time Kids on Deck baseball camp, held on-site, is perfect for kids who want to learn how to play baseball. Schedule plenty of time while visiting Southern Ontario, and rest comfortably with Best Western hotels.

Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary

The Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary, located in Kingsville, southwest of London, was founded by Jack Miner in 1904. Years after starting the sanctuary, he successfully tagged migrating waterfowl. The resulting data was a fundamental component of the Migratory Bird Treat of 1916 between Canada and the United States.

After Miner's 1944 death, he was honored for his pioneer work in the conservation of wildlife. In 1947, "National Wildlife Week" favorably passed in the House of Commons, to honor Miner during the week of his birthday. In 2010, Jack Miner became an inductee in the "Legends of the Outdoors Hall of Fame". Enjoy your time in Southern Ontario by staying at one of the area Best Western hotels.

London International Airport

Serving an annual average of over 500,000 passengers, London International Airport (YXU) is located outside London in Southern Ontario. Owned by Transport Canada and operated by Greater London International Airport Authority, YXU has one terminal building and two runways.

Experiencing recent growth, YXU is now served by Air Canada Express, United Express, WestJet, Canjet and Sunwing Airlines.

Wally World Waterpark

Summer-time visitors to the lively city of London know where to go for a fun day in the warm sun. They make their way to Wally World Waterpark. This family friendly waterpark, located south of downtown London, is home to a variety of slides, rides and water features. Have a blast sliding down one of the five slides in the Wally World Tower, including the two extreme speed slides and the Big Splash tube ride.

Dry off while watching the kids play on the Splash Pad and enjoy the warm summer temperatures. The park's mini golf, go karts, batting cages and driving range, round out the available outdoor activities at the park. Indoor activities include rock climbing, bumper cars, an arcade and jungle gym. Be sure to schedule plenty of time to do it all. At the end of a fun-filled day at this wonderful Southern Ontario park, check into one of the local Best Western hotels to enjoy a peaceful night's rest.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 5 kilometer(s) from Canadian Medical Hall
  • 5 kilometer(s) from Western Fair Raceway
  • 5 kilometer(s) from Banting House Museum
  • 5 kilometer(s) from Eldon House
  • 5 kilometer(s) from Art Gallaries, including London Regional Art and Historical Museums, McIntosh Gallery - the oldest university art gallery in Canada, Inuit Gallery displaying some of Canada's Native Art and Forest City Gallery.
  • 7 kilometer(s) from Springbank Park
  • 7 kilometer(s) from Labatt Park
  • 8 kilometer(s) from The Guy Lombardo Museum
  • 8 kilometer(s) from Budweiser Garden
  • 8 kilometer(s) from London Children's Museum
  • 10 kilometer(s) from Storeybook Gardens
  • 15 kilometer(s) from Fanshawe Pioneer Village
  • 25 kilometer(s) from Delaware Speedway Park
  • 60 kilometer(s) from Shakespeare Festival

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 30 kilometer(s) from St. Thomas
  • 60 kilometer(s) from Stratford
  • 85 kilometer(s) from Brantford
  • 99 kilometer(s) from Sarnia
  • 100 kilometer(s) from Kitchener/Waterloo
  • 107 kilometer(s) from Port Huron
  • 110 kilometer(s) from Chatham
  • 125 kilometer(s) from Hamilton
  • 154 kilometer(s) from Toronto
  • 162 kilometer(s) from Windsor
  • 5 kilometer(s) from London Convention Centre
  • 0.5 kilometer(s) from London Health Science Cen, Westminister Campus
  • 2 kilometer(s) from South Campus
  • 5 kilometer(s) from St. Joes Campus
  • 12 kilometer(s) from University of Western Ont, and Fanshawe College
  • 15 kilometer(s) from University Campus

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 7 kilometer(s) from Six London & Area Golf course, appealing to all skill levels.

Nearby Restaurants

  • Shelly's Tap and Grill, on premises, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner. Located off the lobby with access from the north Parking Lot. Open daily from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. In addition to the regular menu, a children's menu and evening specials are sure to tempt your taste buds.
  • Shelly's Tap and Grill, on premises, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner. Open Monday to Saturday 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Sundays 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Unwind after work or play with lunch or dinner or simply enjoy and appetizer. Check out our extensive cocktail and wine menus or enjoy an icy cold draft right from the tap while watching the game on the big screen TV's.
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from The Mandarin, buffet, Chinese, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Domino's Pizza, fast food, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from McDonald's®, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Tim Horton's®, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from Moxie's, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from Starbucks®, coffee shop, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from The Keg, full service, steak house, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Burger King®, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Swiss Chalet, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner

BEST WESTERN PLUS Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near London. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

May 2015

May 29-31, 2015
2015 Springlicious

Downtown Niagara becomes a hub for local food, beverages, and family-friendly entertainment – all celebrating the arrival of spring. Event start times vary by day.

May 1-3, 2015
2015 Niagara Food & Wine Expo

Enjoy handcrafted wines, beers, and spirits from around the world, as well as delcious samples from the premier restaurants in town at the Scotiabank Convention Centre. Event start times vary by day.

June 2015

June 5-7, 2015
2015 Niagara Falls ComicCon

Be there as the Scotiabank Convention Centre fills with all things sci-fi, fantasy, and comic books – complete with celebrity appearences and meet-and-greets. Event start times vary by day.

June 12-14, 2015
11th Annual Niagara Falls RibFest

This annual events features the essentials – great food, better fun, and excellent entertainment. RibFest will be held at Niagara Square Shopping Mall. Event schedules are TBA.

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