When visiting the province of New Brunswick, Fredericton is a go-to destination to immerse yourself in art and culture while exploring a beautiful waterfront city. Spend time seeing for yourself why this historic town is highly ranked for its quality of life while staying in an IHG® Frederiction, New Brunswick hotel. With centuries of history and many diverse neighborhoods, start planning your trip to Fredericton today to make sure you hit all of the amazing galleries, architecture, and cuisine there is to offer.
Things to See
Staying inside on vacation? Not in Fredericton. Walk, run, bike, and cross-country ski in Odell Park, a 400 acre nature haven in located within the city. Other trails include the Riverfront Trail and the Old Train Bridge Trail, as well as trails along the Saint John and Nashwaak Rivers. Visit galleries like the Beaverbook Art Gallery (which holds Dali’s Santiago el Grande) or markets such as the Fredericton Boyce Farmers Market for local healthy foods and crafts to enjoy or bring home as souvenirs. Other spots to be sure to make a stop at include the beautifully constructed Christ Church Cathedral, New Brunswick Legislature, Historic Garrison District and Old Government House, or see a show at the Fredericton Playhouse. Coordinate your trip, and you may get to experience one of Fredericton’s great festivals.
Hotels in Fredericton
IHG offers convenient choices for those touring Fredericton for business or pleasure, with most major attractions and businesses within a 20 minute drive. Our Fredericton hotels feature welcoming amenities, including king suites, laminate flooring in select rooms, swimming pools, fitness centers, Wi-Fi, and more.
Where to Stay
The Historic Garrison District located in downtown Fredericton provides a plethora of attractions for visitors, including historical tours, artisan shops, live theatre, the Fredericton Region Museum, NB Sports Hall of Fame, and more. Downtown Fredericton is under 10 miles (approximately 16 kilometers) from the airport, and offers close proximity to entertainment and stunning views of the Saint John River.
How to Get to Fredericton
Fredericton is accessible by airplane, car, rail service, and maritime bus. The main airport is the Fredericton International Airport (YFC). The city is very walkable, and taxi cabs are available. If opting for Via Rail service, you’ll depart and arrive from either Moncton or Miramichi, a 2 hour drive from Fredericton Overall, remember that Canada's currency, the Canadian Dollar, is required in Fredericton. If you need help with currency exchange, please ask any of our hotel staff.
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