Things to Do in Kitchener, Ontario

Discover All that Kitchener Has to Offer

Let The Walper Hotel be your home base for discovering all the Kitchener, Ontario region has to offer. There is never a shortage of fun things to do in Kitchener and across Waterloo Region, and many of the best are just a short walk or drive away. The hotel is walking distance from the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Centre in the Square, Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts and THEMUSEUM. Or, take a short drive to The University of Waterloo, The University of Wilfrid Laurier and Conestoga College.


Enjoy exceptional contemporary cuisine in Downtown Kitchener, inside and outside of the hotel. Our boutique hotel is home to a highly skilled team of culinary experts, who design, prepare and serve the onsite offerings including breakfast in our Barrister's Lounge and dinner in TWH Social, and custom menus for couples in our stunning wedding venues.

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TWH Social Bar | Bistro

Located in the geographic, cultural and social hub of the Waterloo Region, TWH Social is our farm-to-table restaurant for dining enthusiasts who seek forward-thinking, conciously sourced and seasonally inspired food and drinks. Experience warm, personal service in an upscale casual atmosphere.


Downtown Dining

Downtown Kitchener, or "DTK" as the locals call it, is home to a fantastic collection of  restaurants featuring food from across the globe, unique bars and nightclubs, and even a hidden speakeasy... all within a short walk from The Walper Hotel. Just a short drive away, Waterloo, Ontario also offers many restaurant options, ranging from fine dining to casual eateries to late-night fun. Just a 20 minute drive from the hotel, visit the Village of St. Jacobs to get a glimpse of Mennonite culture and unique shops & restaurants. 

We're committed to making your visit the best one possible, so when you book with The Walper Hotel, we are delighted to provide suggestions on the best restaurants, top entertainment venues and other interesting things to do in Kitchener and surrounding areas. 


Below, you will find some of our favorite attractions and things to do in Kitchener.