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Hotel Rooms in Ontario
Coming Soon to Ontario

The City of Ontario is the gateway to Southern California. With our strategically located International Airport providing nonstop service to over 20 destinations around the world including New York, Las Vegas and Mexico, an increasing number of travelers are selecting Ontario as their home base when exploring Southern California.  The opportunities for growth in the hotel and hospitality industry will only continue to grow as we prepare for the 2028 Olympics. 

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Proximity to Regional Destinations & Amenities

Ontario is strategically located in close proximity to major destinations in Southern California and beyond. That is why more visitors are opting for Ontario as their home base when visiting the region. Key amenities and destinations include:

  • Ontario International Airport – 6.4 million passengers in 2023 (12% surge over 2022)
  • Toyota Arena – Approximately 730K annual visitors & 200 events
  • Ontario Mills Mall – 28 million annual visitors (more visitors than Disneyland)
  • Ontario Convention Center - 354,810 visitors in FY22/23
  • California Welcome Center – 43K visitors FY22/23
  • Gateway to Southern California and Beyond 
    • Joshua Tree & Death Valley National Parks
    • Palm Springs, Big Bear and Lake Arrowhead
    • Southern California Beaches
Ontario is conveniently located near Southern California beaches, Hollywood, Universal Studios, Disneyland, Big Bear, Joshua Tree, Death Valley and one-hour from Las Vegas via Ontario International Airport.