Lakehead University Residence & Conference Services
955 Oliver Road
Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 5E1
Contact: Christine Costa-Wilson, Manager Conference Services
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Situated around beautiful Lake Tamblyn, centrally located within the city of Thunder Bay, 10km from the International Airport, major attractions, shopping, theatres and night life.
Lakehead University’s beautiful campus and modern facilities create an environment conducive to a memorable meeting experience. Our Conference Centre, classrooms, theatres, cafeterias, lounges, athletics facilities, and computer labs offer a wide range of features to suit your specific meeting and event needs. Whether you are planning something large or small, we have the facility for you:
* Multifunctional venues
* Competitive audio-visual rates
* State-of-the-art technology-enabled facilities
* Residence with a variety of rooms to suit the needs of travelers and groups who are looking for a convenient location and very affordable rates
Accommodations/Meeting Rooms/Exhibit Space Summary
|Number Of Guest Rooms||1000|
|Number Of Suites||148|
|Standard Room Amenities|
Our clean comfortable accommodations meet the needs of travellers, teams, conference and school groups of all sizes. Each year from May through August dormitory, townhouse and apartment-style accommodations are available. 100% smoke free, fully furnished, each unit includes single beds with bed linen, towels, telephone and wifi access. Townhouses, Apartments and Dormitory lounges are equipped with television with basic cable, coffee maker, tea kettle, toaster and coffee cups. Card access laundry facilities available nearby. Fully equipped tote boxes containing dishes, cutlery, cooking supplies, small appliances for meal preparation are available for an additional charge.
|Tradefloor Exhibit Space||55,000 sq ft.|
|Number of Restaurants/Bars||3|
|Number of Meeting Rooms||130|
|Total Meeting Space||140,000 sq ft.|
|Largest Meeting Room||55,000 sq ft.|
Lakehead’s Athletic Centre is equipped with a 55,000 square foot Hangar next to the 7,400 Fieldhouse. Indoor track, multipurpose field with artificial turf, a pool, an aerobics studio, a yoga studio, a weight room and fitness centre. All within walking distance to main classrooms, cafeterias and residence rooms.