The Oakes Hotel Overlooking the Falls is adjacent to the new Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort and is the closest hotel to the Horseshoe Falls.Guestrooms have a view of the crest of the Horseshoe Falls, upper Niagara River, the mist rising from the Falls and surrounding parklands and feature air-conditioning, tea and coffee makers, and pay per view and satellite television. The fall side rooms have 2 double beds that can accommodate up 4 persons sharing existing bedding. The hotel facilities include an indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, exercise facilities and a glass enclosed observation level. There is also free local shuttle service. Applebee`s Grill and Bar is a family favourite and is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night snacks.