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BEST WESTERN Rimstone Ridge Hotel

9.5 | Excellent
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Highly praised Rimbey hotel with indoor pool, waterslide, kitchenettes & free hot breakfast

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free hot breakfast and free parking
  • The staff were welcoming and accommodating, according to several guests
  • Some guests described the food at the on-site restaurant as delicious and fresh
  • The pool, according to some guests, was clean and enjoyable
  • Several reviewers thought the rooms were clean, spacious and well appointed
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 20, 2015
Overview
This hotel is situated a 2-minute drive from downtown Rimbey with several restaurants within a 10-minute walk, making this a suitable choice for those who want amenities nearby and a centrally located hotel.

This hotel is 100% non-smoking and each room comes with a flat screen TV with cable, an alarm clock, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, individual climate control, free Wi-Fi and free local calls. Some rooms offer a full kitchenette in addition to the standard room features. One wheelchair-accessible room is available.

A complimentary hot breakfast is included in all rates and on-site parking is available free of charge. Pets are permitted to stay at this hotel for $20 per night. 

Other hotel features include an indoor pool with waterslide, a hot tub, a fitness centre and a conference centre. A restaurant called Richard's Family Restaurant is scheduled to open on March 2, 2015. It will serve lunch and dinner.

Subway, James Bar and Grill and Happy Valley Restaurant are all within a 10-minute walk or 1-minute drive of the hotel. Pas-Ka-Poo Historical Park is 2 minutes northeast by car. Gull Lake is 27 minutes away by car, while Sylvan Lake is 34 minutes away, also by car. Access to Highway 20A is less than a 1-minute drive away. (All walking and driving estimates: Google Maps)

Confirmed with a front desk agent on Feb 20, 2015: Restaurant to open on March 2, 2015, free breakfast.
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The Good
Of the reviews sourced for this analysis, the positive reviews outnumbered the negative reviews. The guests were impressed with the staff, the rooms, the restaurant and the pool.

Several guests were impressed with the customer service and thought the staff were welcoming, accommodating and helpful.

The rooms, according to several reviewers, were clean, spacious and well appointed. Some guests also complimented the general condition of the hotel and described it as upscale and new.

According to some guests, the restaurant had good food. They described it as delicious and fresh and thought the menu had good variety. 

Some reviewers thought the pool was a highlight and described it as clean and enjoyable.
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The Bad
As mentioned above, the majority of feedback drawn upon for this analysis was positive and there were very few negative comments. There were no common complaints found in the reviews that were sourced for this editorial.
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Sources
TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #1 out of 3 hotels in Rimbey with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 based on 22 reviews.

The author called the hotel on April 13, 2013 to confirm some information.
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
9.5
Excellent
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1 / out of 2
hotels in Rimbey

Rated 9.5/10 based on 161 reviews

Ranked #1 out of 2 hotels in Rimbey

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Map Marker BEST WESTERN Rimstone Ridge Hotel
Box 1546, 5501 50th Avenue, Rimbey, AB