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Niagara Falls, Ontario (22161126311)
Niagara Falls from the Niagara River.

Niagara Falls, Ontario is the principal tourist city in the Niagara Region of Ontario. In Niagara Falls, there are 5 buildings that stand taller than 100 m (328 ft). The tallest building in the city is the 58-storey, 177 m (581 ft) Hilton Niagara Falls Tower 2, Most of the buildings are hotels because Niagara Falls Ontario is a major tourist city for its unobstructed view of both the Horseshoe Falls and American Falls.

As of February 2011, the city contains 7 skyscrapers over 75 m (246 ft) and 15 high-rise buildings that exceed 35 m (115 ft) in height.

The latest development that is under consideration in Niagara Falls is the Comfort Suites Hotel. At 85 m (279 ft) and 28 floors the building will be the first major tower built in the 2010s decade. As of February 2011, there are only 2 high-rises proposed for construction in Niagara Falls.

Tallest buildings

This list ranks buildings in Niagara Falls that stand at least 30 m (98 ft) tall, based on CTBUH height measurement standards. This includes spires and architectural details but does not include antenna masts. Freestanding observation and/or telecommunication towers, while not habitable buildings, are included for comparison purposes; however, they are not ranked. One such tower is the Skylon Tower.

Rank Name Image Height
m (ft)
Floors Completed Notes
1 Hilton Niagara Falls North Hilton Niagara Falls.jpg 177.1 m (581 ft) or 162 m (531 ft) 53 2009 Tallest building in Niagara Falls. Dispute between sources as to the actual height of the building. The CTBUH lists the building as being 581 feet tall, but they also claim the building has 58 floors. The hotel operator(Hilton) lists the building as only having 53 floors. Skyscraperpage lists the building as being 162 m (531 ft) tall with 53 floors. Lastly emporis lists the buildings as being 172 m (564 ft) tall with 50 floors.
N/A Skylon Tower Ilievaart-falls0805 7584smaller.jpg 158 m (518 ft) - 1965
2 Embassy Suites Hotel Niagara Falls Amerco - panoramio (5).jpg 118 m (387 ft) 43 2003
3 Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort Exterior Front.jpg 111 m (364 ft) 32 2004
N/A Casino Tower Casino Tower, Hard Rock Cafe.jpg 104 m (341 ft) - 1964 Former observation tower.
4 Sheraton Fallsview Hotel Sheraton on the Falls, Hard Rock Cafe.jpg 104 m (341 ft) 31 2000
5 Hilton Niagara Falls South Hilton Niagara Falls.jpg 103 m (338 ft) 30 1999
6 Marriott on the Falls Hotel Niagara Falls July 2010 10 (Marriott).JPG 102 m (335 ft) 32 1993
7 Tower Hotel Niagara Falls - ON - Konica Minolta Tower.jpg 99 m (325 ft) 30 1962 Formerly known as the Konica Minolta Tower.
N/A Sky Screamer DSC09311 - Sky Screamer (37080608121).jpg 91.4 m (300 ft) -
8 Marriott Fallsview Tower 1 60 m (200 ft) 20 1998
9 Renaissance Fallsview Hotel 51 m (167 ft) 16 1986
N/A Rainbow Tower Rainbow Carillon Tower.jpg 50.3 m (165 ft) - 1947 Bell tower overlooking Rainbow Bridge.
10 Radisson Hotel and Suites 46.9 m (154 ft) 15 2000
11 Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls – Fallsview Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls – Fallsview.jpg 42 m (138 ft) 12 1929
12 Marriott Fallsview Tower 2 41 m (135 ft) 13 2001
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