This property is situated within a 1-minute drive of Highway 12 and is about a 4-minute drive from the downtown area, which features local businesses, boutique shops, restaurants and cafes. With no on-site recreational facilities, this property is well suited for guests who are looking for more basic accommodations.
This hotel is 100% smoke free and all rooms include free Wi-Fi, a microwave, a mini-fridge, a coffeemaker, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer, a desk and individual climate control. Rooms are furnished with one to three queen beds or one king bed. Select kind bed rooms also include a jetted tub. Some rooms have a kitchenette, and wheelchair-accessible rooms are available.
Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted for an additional fee of $15 per pet, per night.
A free continental breakfast is served from 5 am to 9 am daily. The on-site restaurant and lounge, Otherside, serves lunch and dinner.
Other on-site amenities include a common BBQ area, dry cleaning services, ice/vending machines and guest copy/fax service.
The Stettler Library and Recreation Centre is about a 7-minute walk away. The Stettler Town and Country Museum and the Stettler Performing Arts Centre are both about 3 minutes away by car, while Alberta Prairie Steam Train Tours are accessible within a 4-minute drive. The Stettler Airport (CEJ3) is a 7-minute drive away, while the Pheasantback Golf and Country Club is 16 minutes away by car. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified by a front desk agent on May 9, 2013: The free continental breakfast is served daily from 5 am to 9 am.
There were a couple of common compliments found for this hotel, among the reviews used for this editorial. Several guests found their beds comfortable, while several other reviewers praised the staff for their friendly and accommodating service.
Several guests described their rooms as clean, however, several other reviewers expressed concerns about the cleanliness of their rooms (see below for more details).
There were several common concerns found for this property, among the reviews sourced for this editorial.
A few guests complained that their rooms smelled unpleasant and one reviewer specifically mentioned that her room smelled of cigarette smoke, despite the hotel's 100% non-smoking policy.
As mentioned above, several guests complained about the cleanliness of their rooms. A couple of guests noticed dirty carpeting, while a couple of guests described dusty furniture. A couple of reviewers agreed that their rooms were grimy.
A couple of reviewers complained about hearing trucks in the parking lot. One guest said that one large work truck was running all night, while another reviewer's sleep was disrupted when multiple trucks started up in the morning at the same time.
A couple of reviewers thought that this hotel did not offer good value for the money they spent.
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 2.8 out of 5, with 75% of 12 guests recommending the property.
TripAdvisor.com ranked this hotel #3 out of 4 hotels in Stettler, with an average score of 2.5 out of 5, from 30 reviews.
Booking.com gave this hotel an average score of 7.1 out of 10, based on 9 guest reviews.
The author called the hotel on May 9, 2013 to verify some information.