How To Find the Swan Motel: Maps and Directions
The Swan Motel
960 Downie Street south of Lorne Avenue
Stratford Ontario N5A 6S3
We are located on Downie Street south of Lorne Avenue. If you are coming from Downie Street in Stratford, just continue straight through the traffic lights at Lorne Ave and you will find us on your left- just look for the swan mailbox across the road from our entrance! From the motel, a short 5-10 minute drive will take you to downtown shopping and restaurants and any of the four Stratford Festival theatres.
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960 Downie Street, Stratford, ON, N5A, CA or N43°20.9934, W80°58'13.429"
From Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal:
Follow Highway 401 west to Interchange 278 at Kitchener. Follow Highway 8 west through Kitchener, then join Highway 7/8 west (which becomes Ontario Street as you enter Stratford).Follow Ontario Street to Downie Street and turn left, travel two miles south. We are located 1/4 mile south of Lorne Avenue, on the left.
From Buffalo and the QEW:
Cross into Canada at Buffalo/Fort Erie. Follow the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) across the Burlington Skyway to Exit 100. Take Highway 403 west to Highway 6 exit, and head north towards Guelph. Follow Highway 6 through Morriston, then exit onto Highway 401 west.
Proceed west on Highway 401, exiting at Interchange 278 on Highway 8 west at Kitchener. Follow Highway 8 west into Kitchener to Highway 7/8 west (which becomes Ontario Street as you enter Stratford). Follow Ontario Street to Downie Street and turn left, travel two miles south. We are located 1/4 mile south of Lorne Avenue, on the left.
From Chicago, Detroit and Highway 401:
Cross into Canada at Detroit/Windsor and follow Highway 401 east to Exit 222 (the next Exit after Ingersoll), then follow County Road 6 north to Stratford.
Turn right onto Erie Street and right again onto Lorne Avenue to the first traffic light, which is Downie Street. Turn right onto Downie Street. We are located 1/4 mile south of Lorne Avenue, on the left.
From Michigan and Highway 402:
Cross into Canada at Port Huron/Sarnia and follow Highway 402 east to Interchange 65 at Strathroy. Follow Highway 81 north for three kilometers (two miles) to County Road 19 (Petty Street). Head north to Alisa Craig, then follow Highway 7 east (which becomes Erie Street as you enter Stratford).
At the second set of traffic lights as you enter Stratford, turn right onto Lorne Avenue and right again at the first traffic light(Downie Street). We are located 1/4 mile south of Lorne Avenue, on the left.