Things To Do Near Winnipeg Airport

Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport is located in a distinctly welcoming destination surrounded by an abundance of things to do and see. To enhance your stay, we have compiled a local guide of nearby attractions and activities to thrill every member of your family.

CF Polo Park

The largest mall in the province of Manitoba is CF Polo Park, and it’s less than 2 km from Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport. With more than 190 retail stores, it’s the perfect place to pick up those much-needed -- or much wanted -- items, whether you’ve just arrived or are about to take off.


For a completely different type of outing, there’s IKEA. Whether you want to browse or buy, it’s located a quick 7.5 km drive from Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport.

Outlet Collection Winnipeg

Get your fashion on at Outlet Collection Winnipeg. So if you like saving money, and shopping at over 100 of the best outlet stores, then make the easy 10-minute drive from Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport for some of the best deals around.

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Located minutes from Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport, you will find over 24,000 works from Canadian and international artists at the Winnipeg Art Gallery. Importantly, the largest collection of Inuit art in the world is displayed here.

Royal Winnipeg Ballet

The storied Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB), famous worldwide, is located only 4.5 km from Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport. Take in a performance here and you’ll understand why RWB, founded in 1939 by Gweneth Lloyd and Betty Farrally, is the longest running ballet company in North America. It’s a true Canadian treasure.

Centennial Concert Hall

Opened in 1968 and home to the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Manitoba Opera, and Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, the 2,305 seat Centennial Concert Hall is a true gem of the city. The interior is adorned with works from famous artists Greta Dale and Tony Tascona. If time allows, you really need to make the 5.6 km trip from Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport to see it for yourself.

Scotiabank Theatre

When you want an escape from the everyday, catch a movie at the nearby Scotiabank Theatre.

Assiniboine Park

When you’re staying with us at Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport, you should make time to head out to Assiniboine Park. Its 700 acres include the Assiniboine Forest, Assiniboine Park Zoo, Assiniboine Park Conservatory, and historic Assiniboine Park Pavilion. It’s beautiful and filled with so many exciting attractions.

Assiniboine Downs

Win, place, or show. Whatever you wager, a visit to the super fun horse race track at Assiniboine Downs is always a great bet. You’re just 12.5 km from this historic track when you stay at Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport.

Celebrations Dinner

Lose yourself in the fun that is Celebrations Dinner Theatre. This Winnipeg mainstay has been entertaining dinner-goers for more than 25 years. The cast, playing everyone from famous musicians to the hottest actors, serve drinks and dinner. You’ll likely still be laughing about this night out as you make the 19-minute drive back to Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport.


If you want to get out and experience a night of adrenaline-pumping hockey action, then head on down to Bell MTS Place, home of the NHL Winnipeg Jets and AHL Manitoba Moose. Located in the heart of downtown and just 5 km from Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport, this venue is a must-see.