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Lakeview Inn & Suites Brooks Alberta

7.0 | Good
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Pet-friendly Brooks hotel with well-equipped rooms, a free hot breakfast and jacuzzi suites

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, parking, local calls
  • Many reviewers said they enjoyed their clean and spacious rooms
  • Guests typically found the staff friendly and helpful
  • Some guests thought the hotel provided good value
  • Breakfast was well liked by guests who reviewed
Cons
  • Some guests were disturbed by the smell of smoke in the lobby
  • A few guests said the elevators were dirty
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Jul 19, 2015
Overview
Located on the northern edge of Brooks about a 5-minute drive from the Trans-Canada Highway, the Lakeview Inn and Suites is handy for car trippers looking for a comfortable and economical overnight stay.

Both smoking and non-smoking rooms are available. This hotel has 78 air-conditioned guest rooms and suites, each offering free Wi-Fi, free local calls, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a wet bar, a DVD player, a work desk, a hair dryer, and an iron and ironing board. Rooms are furnished with 2 queens or 1 king bed. Suites have a separated bedroom, a living area with a sofabed, a fireplace and may have a 2-person jacuzzi and a balcony. Accessible rooms are also available.

Free parking is available on site. Pets are permitted for $25 per pet, per stay.

A free continental breakfast with hot choices is available daily to all guests, and nearby restaurants include Tim Hortons, McDonald's, Wendy's and Boston Pizza, all within a 6-minute walk.

Hotel amenities include a business centre, a fitness centre, a meeting room and a guest laundry.

The Lakeview Inn and Suites is roughly a 4-minute drive from the local cinema, Oasis Theatre in downtown Brooks. Brooks and District Museum is 5 minutes away by car, while Dinosaur Provincial Park is about a 28-minute drive northeast of the hotel. Medicine Hat Airport (YXH) is approximately an hour's drive away. (All  travel time estimates: Google Maps)
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The Good
Guests seemed to like this hotel and many said they had enjoyable stays. Friendly staff and comfortable rooms contributed to a pleasant time.

Many reviewers were pleased with clean and comfortable rooms at this hotel. 

Staff were typically characterized as helpful, efficient and friendly.

Some patrons found the hotel to be a good value. They were pleased with the inclusion of the complimentary breakfast with hot items such as eggs, bacon and waffles in the price.

Those who commented on the location seemed to appreciate it for having restaurants in walking distance and the Dinosaur Park within a short drive.
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The Bad
While most of the reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were some complaints concerning poor housekeeping in the common areas and the smell of smoke in the lobby.

A few guests complained about the hallways and the lobby smelling like smoke.

A couple of guests found dirty elevators during their stay and some guests in 2014 complained of broken amenities including: ice machines, an in-room phone not functioning, the toaster in the breakfast room and the timer on the waffle machine being broken.
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Sources
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 7.8 out of 10 from 26 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #6 out of 10 Brooks hotels, with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5, from 47 reviews.


Editor's Analysis by Erin H.
Analyzed by Erin H.
Erin loves to travel, and considers it her personal mission to help fellow travellers get the inside scoop, both good and bad, on Canadian Hotels.
Guest Reviews
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5 / out of 8
hotels in Brooks

Rated 7.0/10 based on 53 reviews

Ranked #5 out of 8 hotels in Brooks

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Location
Map Marker Lakeview Inn & Suites Brooks Alberta
1307 - 2nd Street West, Brooks, AB