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Hi Valley Motor Inn

3.2 | Very Poor

Situated on Highway 43, some guest concerns about the condition of the rooms

  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • The staff were complimented for their friendly service by several guests
  • A couple of reviewers appreciated that pets were permitted
  • Many guests found the rooms rundown and in need of maintenance
  • Several reviewers noticed stained carpeting and linens in their rooms
  • A few guests complained about smelling cigarette smoke in their non-smoking room
  • A few reviewers found the beds uncomfortable
  • A few guests reported ineffective in-room climate-control units
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 4, 2014
This hotel is situated along Highway 43 and is a 2-minute drive from the intersection of Highways 43 and 49, south of the Valleyview city centre. Offering convenient highway access, this property is well suited for guests looking to explore the area by car.

Both smoking and non-smoking accommodations are available. All rooms include free Wi-Fi, free local calls, a flat screen TV, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a coffeemaker, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer and air conditioning. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are available.

Free parking with cold weather plug-ins is available on site and pets are permitted in select rooms for an additional fee of $15 per night.

This hotel has an on-site restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, while the on-site pub features nightly entertainment, pool tables and VLTs. While the official website mentions a free breakfast, this amenity is no longer offered.

Other on-site amenities include a liquor store, copy and fax service, a guest laundry facility, an ATM, ice and vending machines and meeting space.

The city centre area is about a 4-minute drive away and features shopping and restaurants. The Valleyview Airport (CEL5) is also about 4 minutes away by car. The Redwillow Curling Club, Polar Palace Hockey Arena and the Jubilee Park and pool are all about a 5-minute drive away. The city of Grande Prairie and the Grande Prairie Airport (YQU) are a 75-minute drive away. (All driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on January 25, 2014: Free breakfast details, smoking and pet policies.
The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, there were few guest compliments found. However, several guests complimented the staff for their friendly service, while a couple of reviewers appreciated that pets were permitted.
The Bad
Among the reviews sourced for this editorial, there were several common concerns expressed by guests.

Many reviewers thought that the rooms were rundown and in need of maintenance. These reviewers described finding drafty windows, running toilets, a leaky roof and a faucet dripping in the bathroom. Several guests noted stained linens and carpeting. A few reviewers said that the in-room climate-control units were ineffective or broken.

A few guests complained that the beds were uncomfortable, while a few other reviewers said that they smelled cigarette smoke in their non-smoking rooms.

Show Sources
TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #3 out of 3 hotels in Valleyview, with an average score of 1.5 out of 5, from 9 reviews.

Booking.com gave this property an average score of 5.6 out of 10, based on 9 guest reviews.

The author called the hotel on January 25, 2014 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
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Map Marker Hi Valley Motor Inn
4001 Highway Street, Valleyview, AB