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Nova Inn Peace River

5.9 | Mediocre

Pet-friendly Peace River hotel with kitchenettes and free: breakfast, parking and Wi-Fi

  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • Several reviewers found their rooms to be clean
  • The staff were complimented by several guests for their friendly service
  • A couple of guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • A couple of reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the highway and restaurants
  • Several guests were disturbed by noise from inside and outside the hotel
  • No restaurant in the hotel
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 18, 2015
This hotel is situated among shops and restaurants, including a Tim Hortons, on Highway 2. Offering rooms with kitchenettes, this property is well suited for guests who are looking for extended-stay accommodations.

Both smoking and non-smoking accommodations are available. All 92 rooms include free Wi-Fi, free local calls, a TV, a kitchenette (a microwave, a fridge, a toaster, a coffeemaker, a kettle and dishware), an iron and ironing board, a fireplace, a desk, a hair dryer and air conditioning. Rooms are furnished with one queen bed and a sofabed, two queen beds or one king bed. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are available.

Suites provide more spacious accommodations and the bedroom areas are separated from the living areas with French doors. These suites are furnished with one king bed and a sofabed.

Free parking is available on site (including cold-weather plug-ins) and pets are permitted in smoking rooms for an additional fee of $10 per pet, per night.

A free continental breakfast is served from 4 am to 10 am on weekdays and from 4 am to 11 am on weekends. This hotel does not have an on-site restaurant.

Other on-site amenities include a cardio fitness centre, guest mail/copy/fax services, an Internet kiosk, free newspapers, laundry service, an ATM and ice/vending machines.

The Northern Lakes College campus is 4 minutes away on foot, while the Peace River business park is 3 minutes away by car. The Peace River Community Health Centre is about a 5-minute drive away, while the Bridgeview Industrial Park is 7 minutes away by car. The Riverfront Park and the city centre area (shopping, restaurants and a movie theatre) are both a 6-minute drive away. The Peace River Airport (YPE) is 7 minutes away by car. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on April 24, 2013: Free breakfast hours and pet fee.
The Good
There were a limited number of reviews available for this property, among hotel review sites. However, among those reviews, several guests described satisfactory stays at this hotel.

Several guests found their rooms to be clean and well maintained. A couple of other reviewers described their rooms as generally comfortable.

The staff were complimented for their friendly and responsive service, by several reviewers.

A couple of reviewers thought that this hotel provided easy access to the highway and restaurants, while a couple of other guests thought that the room rates were reasonable.
The Bad
As mentioned above, there were a limited number of reviews available for this hotel at the time this editorial was written. However, among the available reviews, several guests complained about noise disturbances. These guests described hearing noise from the highway, parking lot, halls and neighbouring rooms. One reviewer said that the slightest movement could be heard from neighbouring rooms.

A couple of reviewers were concerned that this hotel catered to oilfield workers and these reviewers noticed mud tracked through the halls and common areas.

Show Sources
Sources ranked this hotel #3 out of 6 hotels in Peace River, with an average score of 3 out of 5, from 20 reviews. gave this hotel an average score of 3.6 out of 5, with 100% of 5 guests recommending the property.

The author called the hotel on April 24, 2013 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
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Map Marker Nova Inn Peace River
8010-100 Avenue, Peace River, AB