BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn

146 Hastings Street N, Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0
Phone: 613/332-2474   |   Fax: 613/332-5110   |   46 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Now under new management. This is the ideal location for travelers looking to explore the majestic and incomparable Canadian landscape, or the business traveler that needs a home away from home. Hotel amenities include free Wi-Fi, indoor heated swimming pool, whirlpool, dry sauna, exercise facilities and a game room. Select rooms include cozy fireplaces or spa-style suites.

The trip to Bancroft will be well rewarded by the BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn’s accommodating staff with unmatched friendly efficient service. The beautiful Ontario scenery along the highway offers mountains and valleys that provide a serene backdrop. Guests can canoe from the hotel's own riverfront or drive up to the nearby Eagle's Nest to enjoy a fine panoramic view of the famous Canadian Shield - especially beautiful during the fall season. Hotel guests will also be able to choose from hiking, cross-country skiing or snowmobiling. The town of Bancroft, nestled in a valley carved out of granite bedrock, gives mineral enthusiasts the unique opportunity to explore a variety of minerals that are available in very few locations in the world. The weather and terrain accommodate adventurous travelers at any point during the year. The hotel is close to Algonquin Park, with its new recreational bridge, which offers exciting outings and activities during each season.

Make a reservation today at the BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn set in a one-of-a-kind location.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, Choice of breads, Cereal, Fruit, Eggs, Yogurt, Juice, Coffee, Hot items.
  • Giftshop
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Indoor pool
  • Hot tub, whirlpool
  • Steam room
  • Exercise facility, open from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Universal gym
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Games room
  • Billards/Snooker
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Baggage hold
  • Foreign currency exchange
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Safe deposit box, available at Front Desk
  • Late check out
  • Free parking
  • Meeting facilities 1
  • Conference services
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Catering
  • Mail services
  • Interior/Exterior corridor
  • Cold weather hook-ups plug in's for cold weather
  • 24-hour security
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Printer available
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Outdoor parking

BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn

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Conveniently located, the best western sword motor inn in Bancroft, 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: 45.063535  /  Latitude: -77.857485


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: All directions. From Toronto take Highways 401 East and 28 North to the BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn.

From: Quebec/Montreal/Ottawa. Take QC-73 S/Route 73 S toward Pont Pierre-Laporte/QC-20 Montreal and take Exit 131-0 to merge onto QC-20TC. Take Exit 80 on the left for TC/QC-40QC, 40 OB toward Hull/Ottawa. Merge onto QC-40/TCW continue to follow TCW entering Ontario and turn left at O'Brien Road. Continue on Coumbes Street. Turn right at Ragain Street South make a slight left at Bridge Street. Continue on Stewart Street. Continue on Highway 60. Turn right at Queen Street. Continue on Highway 60 and turn left to stay on Highway 60. Continue on Bonnechere Street East then continue on Highway 60. Continue on Opeongo Line and turn Left at Bay Street. Continue on John Street. Continue on Combermere Road. Continue on County Road 62/King's Highway 62 to the BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn.

From: Sudbury/NorthBay. Take King's Highway 11 South. Then take the ramp onto Coveside Drive, NorthBay. Continue on Highway 60. Turn right at King's Highway 127 then turn right at King's Highway 62 to the BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn.

BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn

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

Algonquin Provincial Park

The oldest provincial park in Canada, Algonquin Provincial Park is considered part of the “border” between northern Ontario and southern Ontario. Located between Georgian Bay and the Ottawa River, the park stretches 7,653 square kilometers.

Algonquin Provincial Park's relative proximity to Toronto and Ottawa make it one of Canada's most popular destinations for outdoor activities. Visitors to the park enjoy fishing, mountain biking, horseback riding, cross country skiing, and hiking while the Algonquin Visitor Centre features exhibits displaying the natural and cultural history of the area.

Lake St. Peter Provincial Park

Visitors to the beautiful southern region of Ontario will find a wonderful selection of provincial parks. Lake St. Peter Provincial Park encompasses 1,180 acres of land, northwest of Bancroft and south of Algonquin Provincial Park. The park is situated on the shores of Lake St. Peter and boasts of hiking trails, beaches and a kettle pond. Bring your fishing pole to try your best at catching bass and trout or relax on the sandy beach, while the kids swim in the clear lake.

Bring your boat to launch into the lake for a fun day on the water or rent a canoe to paddle around the lake. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the beauty of the lake. There are plenty of options in this wonderful park, for a great day outdoors. At the end of the day, check into the nearby Best Western hotel for comfortable accommodations and excellent guest services.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from Millenium Park, has a band stand and access to ATV and snowmobile trail.
  • 1 kilometer(s) from Eagle's Nest lookout
  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from Bancroft Historic Museum, mineral museum
  • 0.02 kilometer(s) from Summer Theatre Playhouse, live shows
  • 0.02 kilometer(s) from Downtown, Downtown business area, and small shops
  • 0.02 kilometer(s) from Royal Canadian Legion, weddings, local flea markets, and craft shows
  • 0.02 kilometer(s) from Bancroft Art Gallery, art displays
  • 0.03 kilometer(s) from North Hastings Arena, community center , hockey, games, gem show in August
  • 0.03 kilometer(s) from Westwind, hair salon, nail treatments
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Golf, 9 holes
  • 8 kilometer(s) from Princess Sodalite Quarry, Sodalite and other minerals for sale
  • 8 kilometer(s) from High Falls, falls
  • 10 kilometer(s) from Eghan Cutes, falls -look out
  • 18 kilometer(s) from North Bay Beach
  • 92 kilometer(s) from Algonquin Park
  • .01 kilometer(s) from short walk to downtown area stores
  • 2.6 kilometer(s) from Sobey's Price Choppers, North on Highway 62

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 69 kilometer(s) from Peterborough
  • 72 kilometer(s) from Belleville
  • 118 kilometer(s) from Kingston
  • 150 kilometer(s) from Toronto
  • 162 kilometer(s) from Ottawa
  • 0.5 kilometer(s) from Bancroft City Offices
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Canadian Tire
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Hydro One
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Ministry of Transportatio
  • 2 mile(s) from Ministry of Natural Resources
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Bancroft Hospital/Seniors
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Ontario Provincial Police
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Greyhound Lumber
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Royal Canadian Legion
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Price Choppers
  • 2 kilometer(s) from No Frills, Grocery store
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Home Hardware
  • 1 kilometer(s) from Loyalist College

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Indoor pool
  • Steam room
  • 0 kilometer(s) from New recreational bridge for snowmobliers and ATV riders located beside our motel
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Bancroft Golf Course
  • 2 kilometer(s) from River's Edge Golf Course

Nearby Restaurants

  • Sabre Dining Room & Coffee Shop, on premises, full service restaurant, Canadian cuisine, serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert, seven days a week.

BEST WESTERN Sword Motor Inn

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 Bancroft. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

October 2014

October 16, 2014 - April 7, 2015
2014 Ottawa Senators Hockey

The Ottawa Senators play 41 home games this NHL season. Visit the Canadian Tire Centre and be a part of the action this winter. Game start times vary.

December 2014

December 5, 2014 - April 30, 2015
Arctic Voices The Canadian Museum of Nature in Ottawa hosts this fun interactive exhibit displaying the diverse nature of the Arctic. Times vary.

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.

May 9 - 14, 2015
2015 Ottawa International Children's Festival

Join Ottawa residents at Lebreton Flats Park as the community enjoys a week's worth of performers from all over the world and fun-filled activities aimed towards young audiences. Event times vary by date.

May 2015

May 8-10, 2015
2015 Ottawa ComicCon

For three days, the EY Centre in Ottawa becomes a hub for all things sci-fi, fantasy, collectibles, and plenty of celebrity appearances and meet-and-greets. The event start time varies 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.

June 20 - July 1, 2015
2015 Ottawa Jazz Festival

Music fans of all types won't want to miss this collection of all things "cool," featuring over 10 days of renowned jazz performers showcasing their virtuosity at various venues in Ottawa. Showtimes vary by day and location.

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