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Praised by guests for cleanliness and friendly service, located on Hwy 2

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and comfortable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • A few reviewers thought that their rooms were well decorated
  • A couple of guests found the location convenient for accessing the highway
  • A couple of reviewers thought that the room rates were reasonable
Cons
  • No on-site dining
  • A couple of guests found the rooms small
  • A couple of reviewers said that the Wi-Fi service was unreliable
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 14, 2014
Overview
This hotel is situated on Highway 2, north of the town centre area. This property is well located for guests looking to explore the area by car.

All rooms are smoke free and include free Wi-Fi, a TV with free movies, a mini-fridge, a coffeemaker, a hair dryer and air conditioning. Select rooms also include a kitchenette with a microwave. Irons and ironing boards are available on request. Most rooms are at ground level, however, wheelchair-accessible bathrooms are not available.

Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted in select rooms for an additional fee of $15 per night.

Other on-site amenities include guest laundry service and fax/copy service. This hotel does not offer on-site dining.

The Claresholm Museum is a 4-minute walk away, while the Claresholm Golf Club is about a 5-minute drive away. The Bridges at Claresholm Golf Club and the Appaloosa Horse Club of Canada are both 7 minutes away by car. The Claresholm Indus Airport (CEJ4) is a 10-minute drive away. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on February 12, 2014: Free Wi-Fi, wheelchair accessibility and pet policy.
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The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, the rooms were often described as clean and generally comfortable, while a few guests found their rooms well decorated. A few guests said that their rooms were quiet, however, a couple of other reviewers complained about noise (see below).

The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and welcoming service.

A couple of guests found the location convenient for accessing the highway, while one reviewer found restaurants nearby.

A couple of reviewers thought that the room rates were reasonable and that the hotel offered good value for the money they spent.
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The Bad
There were a few common concerns found for this property among the reviews sourced for this editorial. A couple of guests thought that their rooms were small, while a couple of other reviewers thought that the Wi-Fi service was unreliable.

As mentioned above, a couple of guests complained about hearing traffic noise.
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Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 4.4 out of 5, from 5 guest reviews.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #2 out of 4 hotels in Claresholm, with an average score of 4 out of 5, from 32 reviews.

Booking.com gave this property an average score of 8.9 out of 10, based on 22 guest reviews.

The author called the hotel on February 12, 2014 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
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Guest Reviews
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hotels in Claresholm

Rated 7.9/10 based on 68 reviews

Ranked #2 out of 2 hotels in Claresholm

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Map Marker Bluebird Motel
5505 1st Street, Claresholm, AB