Aylmer is a great place to stay while you are in Gatineau as many of the city’s main attractions are nearby. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Nepean Sailing Club and the much-loved Andrew Haydon Park. If you have time, don’t miss the Centrepointe Theatre and the Canadian War Museum.
Holiday makers in Aylmer, looking for something different, will appreciate the cultural attractions nearby. There are many excellent places visitors can pay a visit to for a couple of hours such as Bytown Museum in Ottawa, Currency Museum and the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum.
If you love nature and wildlife, head to the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax. Locals and visitors alike will enjoy a visit to Commissioners Park in Ottawa, the Jacques Cartier Park and Dundonald Park. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as pretty gardens.
Sports lovers vacationing in Aylmer should head to Bell Sensplex, Ottawa to see the Ottawa Senators playing visiting rivals. On weekends the stadium becomes a sea of red, black, gold and white, as crowds come together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
When you’re ready to rest up after a day spent exploring the charming streets of Aylmer, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Make reservations for the Capital Hill Hotel and Suites, Ottawa, the Ottawa Marriott Hotel, or the Minto Suite Hotel, Ottawa.