The Best Big Brand Senior Discounts in Canada

How Seniors Can Save on Shopping, Travel, Dining and Entertainment in Canada

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If you're a senior living in Canada, you're in a good position to save. Turning 55 or 65 can mean you are eligible for discounts and you don't want to leave money on the table. Check out this list of senior discounts at some of the biggest international and national brand just for Canadians.

19 Brands That Offer Senior Discounts in Canada

While every effort has been made to verify these offers, discounts may change and sometimes they vary from location to location.

Check the websites of these businesses for changes, availability and restrictions for each program. Call to confirm availability in your area before you head out.

Avis
Get up to 25 percent off of the lowest discountable rate. You must be a CARP member. You will get free enrollment into their Avis Preferred service and earn Aeroplan points.

Best Western
If you are age 55 years-old or more, you can receive 10 percent off or more. You may also receive early check-ins, late check-outs, and free room upgrades. Simply make a hotel reservation and show proof of age upon check-in.

Budget
Save up to 25 percent off of the lowest discountable car or truck rental rate. Must be a CARP member. You will get free enrollment into their Budget Fastbreak service and receive Air Miles.

Choice Hotels

Includes: ​Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn
A 10 percent discount when you book in advance.

Ages 60 and over.

DoubleTree
Senior discount rate available at participating hotels. Ages 65 and over.are eligible. You can also book a second room for family members at the same discounted rate.

Golden Griddle
A 10 percent discount for ages 55 and over every day. Excludes alcohol.

Greyhound
A 10 percent discount.

Ages 62 and over qualify for the discount.

Lawtons Drug
Save 20 percent off regular-priced merchandise on the monthly 55+ Appreciation Day (check your local store for dates and details). Some exclusions apply.

Marriott
Save 15 percent or more off rates. Ages 62 and over.qualify.

M&M Meat Shops
A five percent discount on Tuesdays (sometimes more). Ages 60 and over are eligible.

Mandarin Chinese Buffet
Get 20 percent off the buffet price with valid ID. People of age 65 and over qualify.

Parks Canada Pass
Get a discount on a yearly pass to the National Parks or historic sites. Ages 65+.are eligible.

Rexall Pharma Plus
Save 20 percent on regular-priced merchandise on Seniors' Day (happens once a month). Some exclusions apply.

Sandman Hotels
Sign up for 55Plus Program for discounts at all locations.

Shoppers Drug Mart
Get 20 percent off regular-priced merchandise on Seniors' Discount Day (usually the last Thursday of the month). Ages 65 and over.are eligible.

The Bay
The first Tuesday of every month participating stores offer 15 percent off most items.

Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Save 25 percent on certain shows if you are a CARP member

Via Rail
Discounted fares are available for all people age 60 and over. You can save 10 percent on the Economy Plus fare and on regular Sleeper, Sleeper Plus and Touring fares.

Wyndham Hotels
Includes: Baymont, Days Inn, Howard Johnson, Hawthorn Suites, Microtel and Travelodge, Wingate by Wyndham
Up to 20 percent off of the best available rate for CARP or AARP members. 10% off for non-members, ages 50 and over.