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Book from ~$140 CAD
Clean and comfy Sudbury hotel with popular restaurant, indoor pool and jacuzzi rooms
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, local calls, weekday newspapers
  • Guests found the location handy to shopping, restaurants, downtown and the highway
  • Guests typically were pleased with clean and comfortable rooms
  • The restaurant received a lot of praise from guests
  • Guests thought the hotel provided good value
  • Many guests were very pleased with the staff and service
Cons
  • Some guests complained that the pool was too cold
  • Some guests complained of train noise and thought the area was not that nice
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Book from ~$80 CAD
Motel-style clean & comfy rooms, with 32" flat screen TV, mini-fridge, microwave
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking and free local calls
  • Many guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Many reviewers described their rooms as clean and comfortable
  • Several guests complimented the staff for their friendly service
  • A few reviewers found the beds comfortable
  • Coffeemakers and ironing board and iron available from the front desk
Cons
  • No on-site dining or recreational facilities
  • A few guests were disturbed in their rooms by traffic noise
  • A couple of reviewers found the parking spaces small
  • No elevator
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Book from ~$165 CAD
Sudbury hotel with quality rooms in a convenient location with indoor pool & free breakfast
Pros
  • Free amenities: hot & cold breakfast, parking, Wi-Fi, daily newspapers, 24-hr beverage station
  • Many guests found their rooms to be clean and spacious with comfortable beds
  • Many reviewers complimented the staff for their friendly and efficient service
  • Many guests found the location convenient for accessing restaurants and major highways
  • The quality of the complimentary breakfast was frequently praised by guests
Cons
  • A couple of guests complained about a lack of soundproofing in their rooms
  • A couple of reviewers found the indoor pool too cold and over chlorinated

8 Other Hotels Close to Sudbury Arena

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Book from ~$124 CAD
Downtown property that includes a free breakfast and complimented for room cleanliness
Pros
  • Free parking, free wireless Internet, free local calls, free daily newspapers, and free continental breakfast
  • Many guests complimented the front desk staff for their friendly and helpful service
  • Many reviewers described their rooms as clean and their beds as comfortable
  • Several guests found the location convenient for accessing downtown attractions
Cons
  • Several guests found the property in need of upgrades and repairs
  • Some reviewers thought the continental breakfast lacked variety and quality
  • A few guests described the neighbourhood immediately surrounding the hotel as unsafe
Getting Around
This hotel is a 2-minute drive or taxi ride from the arena. The arena can also be reached from this hotel on foot within 5 minutes.
Dining
There is an on-site restaurant at the hotel that serves Indian cuisine and is open for dinner daily from 4 pm to 9:30 pm.
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Book from ~$100 CAD
Complimented by guests for clean rooms and friendly service, but minor upgrades needed
Pros
  • Free parking, free wireless Internet, free local calls, and free daily newspapers
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Several guests described their rooms as clean
  • Several reviewers complimented the food quality and service at the on-site restaurants
  • A few guests found the location convenient for accessing the downtown area
Cons
  • A few reviewers thought the hotel could use minor upgrades
  • A couple of guests found the wireless Internet unreliable
  • Several guests had difficulty maintaining a consistent in-room temperature
Getting Around
This hotel is a 2-minute taxi ride or drive from the arena. It is an 8-minute walk away, however, the route is not very pedestrian friendly, as it lacks some sidewalks.
Dining
This hotel has two on-site restaurants, Brady's and Exchange Lounge, which both serve breakfast, lunch and dinner and specialize in Italian cuisine.

Both restaurants have the same hours of operation: Monday to Saturday from 7 am to 10 pm and Sunday from 8 am to 8 pm.
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Book from ~$126 CAD
Clean and pet-friendly downtown Sudbury hotel with indoor pool and well-liked restaurant 
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, local calls, newspapers
  • The customer service was frequently complimented by many guests
  • Several guests found their rooms to be clean and spacious
  • A few guests praised the quality of the food at the on-site restaurant
Cons
  • Several reviewers thought that the hotel was in need of upgrades
  • Several guests found the hotel difficult to locate
  • A few guests complained about smelling cigarette smoke in their guest rooms
Getting Around
This hotel is located on the same street as the arena and is under a 1-minute drive or taxi ride away. It can also be accessed within a 5-minute walk.
Dining
This hotel has an on-site restaurant, Bridge's Bistro, which is open daily from 7 am to 2 pm for breakfast and lunch and from 5 pm to 10 pm for dinner. The restaurant serves mainly pub fare and bistro specialties and the menus can be found on the hotel's website.

There is also a lounge open in the evenings that serves cocktails, drinks and hors d'oeuvres. 
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Book from ~$163 CAD
Guests found this hotel centrally located, with clean and well-appointed rooms
Pros
  • Free wireless Internet, free daily newspapers, and free parking
  • Many guests complimented the staff for their friendly and helpful service
  • Several guests described their rooms as clean, quiet, and well appointed
  • Many reviewers found this hotel conveniently located for accessing downtown attractions and restaurants
Cons
  • A few guests found the Sleep Number mattresses uncomfortable
  • A few reviewers were inconvenienced by on-going renovations during their stay
Getting Around
This hotel is a 4-minute drive or taxi ride from the arena. It can also be reached within a 12-minute walk.
Dining
There is an on-site restaurant, Pesto's, that serves Italian cuisine. The restaurant is open daily for breakfast and lunch from 7 am to 2 pm and for dinner from 5 pm to 10 pm.
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Book from ~$80 CAD
Cheaper south Sudbury hotel with well-equipped and pet-friendly rooms but mixed reviews
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking, free local calls and free newspapers
  • Many reviewers described their rooms as clean
  • Many guests found the room rates reasonable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • A few reviewers found the location convenient for exploring the area by car
  • A few guests found the beds comfortable
Cons
  • No on-site restaurant
  • Many guests described the interiors as dated and in need of upgrades
  • A couple of reviewers noticed an unpleasant smell in the rooms and halls
Getting Around
This hotel is a 7-minute drive or taxi ride from the arena. The nearest bus stop is in front of the parking lot and route 181 will access a stop downtown that is a 5-minute walk from the arena.
Dining
There is not a restaurant at this hotel. The closest restaurants are an approximate 5-minute drive or taxi ride, or a 20-minute walk from the hotel.
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Book from ~$159 CAD
South Sudbury hotel near hospital and Science North with weekday meals and free breakfast
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • Clean and spacious rooms, said many reviewers
  • Many guests liked the hotel's proximity to several medical institutions and amenities
  • Several reviewers enjoyed the breakfast selection and service
  • The staff were praised and described as friendly and knowledgeable by several guests
  • Some guests thought the beds were comfortable
Cons
  • No elevator
  • The walls were too thin and caused noise disturbances, according to a couple guests
Getting Around
This hotel is a 5-minute drive from the arena. The nearest bus stop is located across the street at the Science North Plaza and routes 182 and 500 will access the downtown area within a 5-minute walk of the arena.
Dining
There is no restaurant at this hotel, however, there is a 24-hour pantry with light snacks for purchase and a guest kitchenette with a microwave and toaster to heat your own food or items purchased at the pantry. 

In the general area of the hotel, there is a restaurant located within an 8-minute walk at Hermit's Bay, as well as a Tim Hortons, which is also within an 8-minute walk.
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Book from ~$153 CAD
Older south Sudbury hotel with indoor pool, restaurant and jacuzzi suites but mixed reviews
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Many guests found clean rooms
  • Location was convenient to the hospital, Science North, shopping and restaurants
  • Wi-Fi very good according to guests
  • Perkins restaurant on site offered good meals
  • Good value and cheaper rooms rates, said some guests
Cons
  • Many guests were given rooms that needed updating and better cleaning
  • Several guests complained of hard and uncomfortable beds
  • Noise a disturbance for some guests, who cited traffic noise or other guests
  • Staff received mixed reviews from guests
Getting Around
This hotel is a 5- minute taxi ride or drive from the arena. The nearest bus stop is across the street from the hotel and routes 181 and 182 will access the downtown area within a 5- minute walk of the arena.
Dining
There is an on-site restaurant that serves all-day breakfast as well as other fare and is open daily from 6 am to 10 pm.
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Next to College Boreal, good rates, spacious rooms with kitchenettes, hard to locate
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Numerous guests praised the hotel's affordable rates
  • Many lodgers were pleased with their spacious and comfortable rooms
  • The hotel's staff were characterized as helpful and friendly
Cons
  • Several guests reported the hotel was difficult to find
  • A few reviewers complained of no temperature control in their rooms

Tips For Staying Near Sudbury Arena

Location
The Sudbury Community Area is located in the downtown sector of Sudbury, Ontario. It is located across the street from a Via Rail Train Station and the surrounding area features government and office buildings and retail establishments.
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Entertainment
The Sudbury Arena mainly hosts hockey games and is the home of the OHL's Sudbury Wolves. They also host concerts and comedy shows featuring well-known performers and acts. A full schedule of upcoming shows can be found on the Greater Sudbury website.
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Parking
There is parking at the arena and the approximate cost is $3 per night.
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Dining
There is a bar and snack stands located in the arena, however, there are no restaurants. 

For those seeking dining establishments in the general area of the arena, there are several options within a 5-minute walk. Several of the hotels featured below offer on-site dining.
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Getting Around
The hotels closest to the arena are accessible within a 2- to 7-minute drive or taxi ride.

Aaron Taxi is one of the taxi companies servicing central Sudbury. Rates will vary depending on the distance, however, the approximate cost for a ride to the hotels below will range from $4.25 to $12.
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Getting Around: Walking
Out of the hotels listed below, five are within a 15-minute walking distance of the arena. 

There are also several downtown attractions located within a 5- to 10-minute walk of the arena, including Tom Davies Square, Grotto Park, the Rainbow Shopping Centre and several bars and restaurants.

It is advised to walk alone in the neighbourhood only during the day, as it is known for its boisterous bar scene at night.
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Getting Around: Public Transit
There are several bus routes that service the greater Sudbury area. Out of the hotels listed below, the first five are within a short drive or walking distance of the arena. Because bus stops are scattered throughout the downtown area, public transit may not be the best option to access the arena from these closest hotels. 

The Belmont Inn, Travelway Inn, Sudbury Travelodge Hotel and the Imperial Fireside Inn all have easily accessible bus stops with routes that access downtown within a 5-minute walk of the arena. The suggested bus routes are listed under each hotel. 

The regular one-way cash fare on the bus is $2.80. Full fare details and schedules can be found on the Greater Sudbury website. There is also a website to access real-time route schedules that is designed for mobile phones, however, you need to know the name of the bus stop to utilize the site.
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