All About Brandon
Brandon Hotels include many national brands and others are known only locally. We have selected a sampler of hotels found in Brandon. There is a variety of accommodations at differing price levels and offering a choice of the amenities you are looking for at competitive prices. Hotels come in all price ranges and when you are ready to book you can be assured you will get the lowest rate available.
Located along the Assiniboine River is southwestern Manitoba, the city of Brandon is home to approximately 43,000 residents, with a trading area population of more than 180,000. Brandon is often referred to as "The Wheat City" for its strong agricultural heritage, and as "The Host City" for the number of national and international events that have taken place in the city.
We welcome and provide help and information to anyone who is visiting Brandon for any reason, whether it's just passing through, visiting family, shopping, coming to a convention or sporting event. We also work closely with hotels, restaurants and other outlets to pass out this information throughout the City so that it is readily available when visitors arrive.
If you visit Brandon during the hockey season be sure to see if the Brandon Wheat Kings have a game.
Snapshot of Visitor Services:
Service tourism requests received from visitors, phone, email and fax queries
Prepare and distribute tourism packages
Coordinate the Greeter Program (volunteers who distribute Brandon information at campgrounds, trade shows and special events
Attend local trade shows, providing info on the City of Brandon and tourism services
Update Brandon listings (and advertise where financially feasible) in local, regional, provincial and national visitor guides
Develop promotional materials for Brandon
Offer local, regional, Canadian and some international brochures
Sell Brandon souvenirs
Maintain tourism related subscriptions and memberships
Offer Tours to visiting groups
Prepare monthly and annual Brandon Events Calendar
We provide a variety of services to conventions and major events which include:
Deliver complimentary hospitality packages
Respond to inquiries regarding meeting facilities, accommodations, services, etc.
Provide promotional materials, photographs, etc.
Assist in the planning of delegate and partner programs
Offer a booth and volunteers at events to provide information on Brandon
Brandon Tourist Greeters
While visiting Brandon, watch for the Brandon Tourist ambassadors for the City of Brandon and are committed to ensuring you have all the necessary information to make your visit a success.