La Place Rendez-Vous is a full service, year round hotel nestled on the shore of Rainy Lake situated on the Canada-U.S.A Minnesota border in Fort Frances, Ontario.
The lakeside hotel and convention centre is an ideal location whether your visit brings you for business or leisure. The relaxing and scenic setting comes complete with full catering and meeting facilities and accommodates groups from 10-250. The Rendez-Vous is the perfect spot for a wedding or family reunion. Special Stay & Play golf packages as well as group rates are available.
Delight in the view of Sand Bay while treating your palate to a freshly prepared meal in the lakeside dining room, lounge or patio. The menus are extensive to accommodate all palates whether one chooses a light snack, a gourmet salad, a signature burger made with local ground beef, or a sizzling steak served with fresh sautéed vegetables.
The "Vous" is a favourite destination for both locals and tourists alike. Enjoy the soothing atmosphere in which to unwind. After a savoury meal take a stroll in the adjacent park or throw a fishing line in from the dock.
Lodging Style and Amenities
The Rendez-Vous has 70 guest rooms - half of which have balconies or patios overlooking Rainy Lake - with 2 queen beds or 1 king. There are 4 lakeside deluxe rooms with whirlpool tubs perfect for a honeymoon or weekend getaway. All rooms are appointed with: free wi-fi, 42" flat HD-LCD TV's, fridge and coffee service. Two 2-bedroom cabins are available for long term stays.
The dining room is open 7 days a week, year round. The restaurant's chefs prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner with fresh, whole ingredients. The Sand Bar Lounge offers a relaxed atmosphere - a perfect spot for a light snack or a full meal. Enjoy watching the game on large screen TVs or relax on the licensed patio with a glass of wine or a local craft beer.
Additional Services and Amentities Available
Enjoy canoeing, boating, fishing or swimming in Rainy Lake or take a casual walk or a relaxing jog through the neighbouring Pither's Point Park and along the waterfront walkway. If golfing is your game, packages are available with 3 courses in the area to choose from. In the winter, snowmobile trails are at the hotel's back door. Bring along your cross country skis and take a refreshing ski through the park.
Visitors can take advantage of the close proximity of the many services, recreational facilities and shopping offered by the neighbouring community of Fort Frances.
From the East: Travel Hwy 11. La Place Rendez-Vous is 341 km or 212 miles from Thunder Bay, Ontario.
From the West: Travel Hwy 11 through Fort Frances.
From U.S.A.: Cross the International Border at International Falls, Minnesota. Proceed east on Hwy. 11 through Fort Frances.
Continue to the eastern outskirts of town, over the railway overpass, then take the first turn on the right on Lake Road.
Supports local food producers; water conservation with low-flow sanitation fixtures; energy efficient lighting and appliances.