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Comfortable beds, indoor pool with waterslide, free Wi-Fi but slightly overpriced, guests say

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, breakfast and parking
  • The staff were frequently complimented and many guests described the staff as professional, welcoming and accommodating
  • The beds were described as clean and comfortable by several guests
  • Several reviewers were impressed with the rooms and described them as clean and nice
  • The pool and waterslide were enjoyed by some guests, specifically those travelling with children
  • Some guests liked the hotel's location and thought it was easy to find
Cons
  • A few guests thought the hotel was pricey
  • A few reviewers were disturbed by noise from the street and other patrons
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Freebies
Free Wi-fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Rates & Availability
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 22, 2013
Overview
With two business parks (Edgar Industrial Park and Burnt Lake Business Park) 8-minutes away by car, this hotel would be ideal for business travellers who need easy access to the nearby offices. Restaurants and shopping are a 5-minute drive from the property, which may attract those wanting amenities nearby or those who want to explore the area by car.

Each room comes with a hair dryer, a coffeemaker, an alarm clock, a desk and chair, an iron and ironing board, a mini-fridge, a microwave and cable TV. Some rooms feature a jetted tub. Free local calls and free Wi-Fi come with all rooms. Smoking and non-accommodations are available.

Free breakfast is offered and on-site parking is complimentary. Pets are permitted to stay at this hotel ($15 per night). 

Other amenities include an indoor pool and waterslide, a hot tub, a fitness centre, a business centre, guest laundry, vending machines and an ATM machine. Dining is available on-site at Mohave Grill and Tim Horton's.

Off-site dining options are nearby like The Keg and Mr. Mikes Steakhouse and Bar, 5-minutes by car from the hotel. Parkland Mall (shopping centre) is a 4-minute drive east. Recreational attractions like Alberta Springs Golf Course (7-minute drive east) and Sylvian Lake (21-minutes east) are nearby. (All driving estimates: Google Maps)

Confirmed with a front desk agent February 16, 2013: free breakfast, free parking, pet policy and on-site dining options.
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The Good
The majority of reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with guests complimenting the staff, the beds, the rooms, the pool, the location and the general state of the hotel. 

Many guests were impressed with the customer service and described the staff as professional, welcoming and eager to please. 

Several reviewers thought the beds were comfortable and clean.

Several guests spoke favourably of the room cleanliness.

The pool was enjoyable, according to some guests. They felt the pool area was clean and well-maintained.

Some guests thought the hotel's location was easy to find and appreciated the hotel's proximity to amenities. 

Additionally, some reviewers were impressed with the overall state of the hotel and described it as clean and well-maintained.
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The Bad
As mentioned above, most of the reviews used for this analysis were positive. However, there was some negative feedback regarding the room rates and the noise level. 

A few reviewers felt the hotel was overpriced for the accommodations provided. 

A few guests complained about street noise and noise from other guests in the hotel.
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Show Sources
Sources
TripAdvisor.com ranked this hotel #8 out of 24 hotels in Red Deer based on 56 reviews.

Booking.com rated this property 8.2 out of 10 based on 10 reviews.

Expedia.ca rated this hotel 4 out of 5 based on 5 reviews.

The author called the hotel to verify some information on February 16, 2013.
Editor's Analysis by Jennee R.
Analyzed by Jennee R.
Jennee loves to travel and loves to live vicariously through others to help them find the right place to rest their heads while away from home.
Guest Reviews
7.8
Good

Rated 7.8/10 based on 190 reviews

Ranked #13 out of 20 hotels in Red Deer

Map Marker Ramada Inn and Suites Red Deer
6853 66 Street, Red Deer, AB