Located about a 4-minute drive from Lloydminster's city centre along the Trans-Canada Highway, Ramada Inn Lloydminster is geared towards car travellers who prefer a centrally located hotel with a free breakfast, extended kitchen amenities and easy highway access.
Each of the hotel's air-conditioned guest rooms comes equipped with free Wi-Fi and wired Internet, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. Rooms with a kitchenette, a sitting area with a sofabed and a jetted tub are also available, as are smoking, non-smoking and wheelchair-accessible rooms.
On-site amenities include fitness facilities, a 24-hour business centre, laundry services, elevators, free parking and a free continental breakfast. Pets are not permitted.
Walmart is roughly a 4-minute drive from the hotel, while Lakeland College can be found 6 minutes away by car. Lloydminster Hospital is about a 7-minute drive away and Vermillion Airport (YVG) is a 40-minute drive away. (All travel time estimates: Google Maps)
All property details verified by a front desk agent, May 22, 2014
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with much praise going to the hotel's staff, rooms and location. Overall, most guests were very pleased with their stay at this property.
Numerous guests praised the hotel's staff, characterizing them as friendly, professional, accommodating and helpful.
The hotel's accommodations were enjoyed by many reviewers, who described their rooms as clean, quiet, spacious and well equipped, with comfortable beds. A few lodgers had complaints about the guest rooms, however (see below).
Several travellers were pleased with the hotel's location. They described it as easily accessible and central, as well as close to restaurants, highway access (it is located along the Trans-Canada Highway, as noted above) and shopping.
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few complaints about noise transfer and the rooms.
A few reviewers complained about noise disturbances during their stay. They reported noise from guests in overhead and adjacent rooms, as well as traffic noise and early-morning truck noise from the parking lot.
Although the majority of patrons were pleased with their clean and comfortable rooms, a few guests complained of dated decor and being able to smell cigarette smoke in non-smoking rooms.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #1 of 13 Lloydminster hotels with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 from 66 reviews.
guest reviews rated the hotel 4.3 out of 5 with a 90% recommendation rate from 20 reviews.Hotels.com
guest reviews rated the hotel 4.2 out of 5 from 17 reviews.The author corresponded with the hotel on May 22, 2014 to verify some information.