The Howard Johnson Closest to the Falls and Casino hotel is 2 blocks from the brink of Niagara Falls and within 0.6 mi (1 km) of Seneca Niagara Casino and Casino Niagara. The Niagara Wedding Chapel, Niagara Wax Museum of History, Daredevil Museum of Niagara Falls, Aquarium of Niagara, and Niagara Aerospace Museum are within 0.5 mi (0.8 km) of the hotel.
2 blocks from Niagara Falls, this Howard Johnson hotel has a helipad offering brief helicopter tours (surcharge) of the falls from April – October (weather permitting). The hotel features an indoor pool, a sauna, and complimentary wireless Internet access hotel-wide. The hotel provides a complimentary continental breakfast, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a safe-deposit box at the front desk, dry cleaning and laundry services, and free parking that includes trucks and RV's. A restaurant across the street from the hotel serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Howard Johnson Closest to the Falls and Casino has 80 air-conditioned guestrooms on 5 floors, each with 2 queen beds or 2 double beds. Bathrooms include shower/tub combination and hair dryer. Rooms offer 27-inch cable TV with premium channels, complimentary wireless Internet access, phone with free local calls, clock radio, desk, in-room safe, and iron/ironing board. Rooms have coffee/tea makers and offer refrigerators and microwaves on request for additional surcharges. Guests can relax in the separate sitting areas, and enjoy the complimentary daily newspaper. Cribs and hypoallergenic bedding can be provided. Rollaway/extra beds are also available (surcharge).