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Highly praised Grande Prairie hotel with indoor pool and suites with jacuzzi and mini-kitchen

  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot and cold breakfast buffet, parking, airport shuttle, lobby coffee, hospitality night
  • Many guests said the rooms were clean and spacious with comfy beds
  • Several guests found the Wi-Fi fast
  • Guests liked the staff and said they were accommodating and friendly
  • Several reviewers found the location convenient for exploring the area by car or on foot
  • Many guests raved about the free breakfast
  • Some guests really enjoyed dining on site
  • Some guests were disturbed by hearing footsteps overhead and running water through the walls
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Shuttle
Free Parking
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Editor's Analysis
Updated Aug 25, 2015
This full-service hotel is situated on a green belt, just off a major thoroughfare in Grande Prairie, about a 6-minute drive to downtown. It's within walking distance of Centre 2000 Tourism and Trade Centre and Grande Prairie Regional College as well as several restaurants. It offers something for everyone.

Both smoking and non-smoking accommodations are available. All rooms include free Wi-Fi, a 37" flat screen TV with cable and pay-per-view movies, Nintendo, a Keurig coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, an iron and ironing board, a desk and air conditioning. Rooms are furnished with either 1 or 2 queen beds or 1 king bed. Room extras include free bottled water, a sofabed, a mini-kitchen (sink, mini-fridge, microwave), bathrobes, a double jacuzzi and a fireplace. 

Free parking is available on site. An airport shuttle service operates on demand, daily from 4 am - 12 midnight and cab voucher is provided during off hours. Pets (a maximum of 2 dogs with a weight of 80 lbs or less) are permitted for an additional fee of $35 per stay.

A free continental breakfast with hot and cold choices is served daily from 5:30 am to 10 am on weekdays, and until 11 am on weekends. The on-site restaurant, Padrino's, serves lunch and dinner. The hotel also offers a hospitality night every Tuesday with free appetizers and drinks. Free coffee is served in the lobby.

Other on-site amenities include an indoor pool, a hot tub, a fitness centre, a tanning salon, a business centre, an ATM, a guest laundry and meeting rooms. This hotel has an elevator.

The Prairie Mall (shopping, restaurants and grocery stores) is 4 minutes away by car, while the downtown area is a 5-minute drive away. Downtown Grande Prairie features restaurants, bars, shopping and the Crystal Centre (sports arena and concert venue). The Grande Prairie Airport (YQU) is 6 minutes away by car. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Confirmed with the front desk on August 25, 2015: Keurig coffeemakers in all rooms, free coffee in lobby, free bottled water in some suites, breakfast hours and jacuzzis are for 2 people.
The Good
This hotel was very well liked by its guests, judging from online reviews read for this report.

Many guests described their rooms as clean and spacious, with comfortable beds.

Many guests spoke of having excellent Wi-Fi at this hotel. One guest explained, "Each room has their own internet code to use and the speed was one of the best if not the best hotel internet I have used."

Several guests found the location convenient for accessing points of interest and major highways in Grande Prairie by car or on foot. One reviewer commented well on the location: " Close to shopping and restaurants with lots of parking and quiet surroundings and a good area for walking or going for a run.

Many reviewers praised the food at the free breakfast. One repeat guest said it "always fantastic" and another reviewer said "The continental breakfast in the adjoining restaurant was possibly the best we have had."

The staff were frequently complimented and guests described the front desk staff as caring. polite and accommodating.

A few reviewers mentioned the indoor pool and hot tub as value-added features and guests with pets enjoyed having grassy areas nearby for walking their dogs.

Guests enjoyed dining at the on-site restaurant and said their meals were excellent. One reviewer conveyed the sentiment of many when he wrote, "Oh the onsite restaurant was great. A little higher priced but the food was fabulous. There is also a Tony Roma's in the parking lot if you like BBQ. 2 choices so close and so good." 
The Bad
There was very little in the way of common complaints for his hotel in the reviews read, although a few guests did mention noise disturbances.

A few guests mention that they could hear those walking or running on the floors overhead. A couple of guests also mentioned hearing flushing toilets and running water. Noisy fans were also mentioned by a couple of guests.


Show Sources
Sources gave this hotel an average score of 4.2 out of 5, with 92% of 179 guests recommending the property. ranked this hotel #2 out of 21 properties in Grande Prairie, with an average score of 4 out of 5 from 220 reviews. gave this property an average score of 8.2 out of 10 based on 72 guest reviews.

Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
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10745 117th Avenue, Grande Prairie, AB