Insider Itineraries: Abroad @ Queen’s Dakota Kenwood

Abroad @ Queen’s (A@Q) is a vlog starring Dakota Kenwood, an exchange student from Brisbane, Australia, as she ventures off Queen’s campus and enjoys all that Kingston has to offer. Her goal is to provide a resource for all visitors at Queen’s University looking to discover the wide variety of activities in Kingston so that …


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Stay & Learn + 15% Off

Welcome to Kingston! We are pleased to offer 15% off our Best Flex Rate and a voucher for a free Queen’s swag item. To make a reservation, please call the hotel directly and ask for the “Queen’s Stay and Learn Rate” or book online by visiting, and entering dates in the booking window. Based on availability. 613-546-3662.

St. Lawrence College from $62/night

Stay at St. Lawrence College from $62/night + HST for all CORK events. Includes free parking, Wifi, refrigerator, and laundry facilities. Use promo code CORK or call 1-833-752-2663 to book.

Queen’s University Alumni + 15% off

15% off accommodations, including 3-course breakfast, parking, WIFI and non-alcoholic beverages. Ask for the “Alumni Rate.

Kingston Pen Tour + 5000 bonus IHG Rewards Points

Make a tour of the infamous Kingston Pen part of your visit to Kingston! To qualify for our package, purchase Standard or Extended Tour tickets at and show proof of purchase upon check-in. Package includes accommodation and 5000 bonus IHG Rewards Points! Please call 613-546-3661 to make your reservation.


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What’s so special about Kingston, Ontario?

Experience first-hand the history, culture, and seasonal activities Kingston has to offer. Bring the family to see Santa in the square, embrace the beauty of winter at Lumina Borealis, wow your taste buds at the best local restaurants from Kingston Food Tours, and much more. You’ll think, “Darn, I wish we grabbed a hotel room or B&B!” so why not easily transform your day trip into a weekend getaway in Canada’s first capital city when you book a hotel or B&B.

Darn, I wish we grabbed a hotel room or B&B!

It’s the blend. Geography provides the 1000 Islands between Toronto and Montreal, history gives you the UNESCO-designated Rideau Canal and Fort Henry, and Kingston’s people add a culture of music, food and drink that’s hard to beat. Bring your dancing shoes for a night out on the town at one of Kingston’s many pubs and late night venues, a camera for the classic architecture, and an appetite for the Farmer’s Market and locavore dining. Forget trying to do it all in a day.

Crush the rush! Book a room in Kingston and you more than double your fun.