The Holiday Inn Hinton is located just 1-minute off the Yellowhead Highway and about a 5-minute drive from the town centre.
All rooms are equipped with cable televisions, pay-per-view movies, mini refrigerators, microwaves, coffee/tea makers, hair dryers, and irons with ironing boards. Free WiFi, free parking, free morning newspaper, and free local calls are all included in the room rate. This pet friendly hotel allows guests to bring their pets for a $20/pet/day surcharge although the hotel recommends booking ahead of time as there are only 4 rooms available for guests with pets.
This hotel features an indoor heated swimming pool with waterslide, a hot tub, a sauna, and a fitness centre. The on-site Greentree restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, 7 days a week, and the hours of operation are 5:30am to 9:00pm. Room service is available from 6:00am to 9:00pm.
Nearby local attractions include William A. Switzer Provincial Park about a 27-minute drive from the hotel, Dr. Duncan Murray Recreation Centre, a 6-minute drive, and Maxwell Lake about 4 minutes' drive away. )All travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Check in time for this hotel is 3:00pm while check out is 11:00am. The author contacted the hotel directly to confirm the on-site Greentree restaurant's hours of operation.
The majority of guest reviews for this hotel were positive and typically centred on the value for money spent, the clean and comfortable rooms, the quality of food at the on-site restaurant, and the friendly and accommodating staff.
Many guests found this hotel a good value for money spent and said it was an affordable alternative compared to the higher priced Jasper hotels. A number of guests found their rooms clean and comfortable and some mentioned that their beds provided them with a good night's rest.
Most guests enjoyed the on-site Greentree restaurant saying the food was good quality, and a number of guests said they received excellent service while dining there. Several guests found the hotel staff both friendly and accommodating as well as attentive to guest's needs.
Those traveling with children said they found the indoor swimming pool and waterslide convenient while other guests said they enjoyed the hot tub and sauna.
Guest complaint's of this hotel generally spoke of noise levels, small bathrooms, and maintenance issues.
A few guests mentioned that during their stay they experienced high noise levels in the hallways beyond a reasonable hour, and this prevented them from getting a good night's rest. Several guests also felt the rooms lacked adequate sound proofing and said they could hear other guests in neighbouring rooms.
A number of guests mentioned that their bathrooms were too small and some found it odd to have the bathroom sink in their rooms rather than in the bathroom itself. Maintenance issues were mentioned from a few guests who complained of continuously running toilets, faulty refrigerator doors, and broken light fixtures.
guest reviews scored this hotel 4 out of 5 with 90% recommending it from 20 guest reviews.
Hotels.com guest reviews scored this hotel 4.1 out of 5 from 35 guest reviews.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked this hotel #3 of 16 and scored it 4 out of 5 from 40 guest reviews.
The author contacted the hotel directly to confirm the on-site restaurant's hours of operation.