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2-minute drive from city centre, great staff, restaurant, clean but dated rooms

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Numerous guests complimented the hotel's friendly and accommodating staff
  • The hotel was close to highway access and shopping according to many lodgers
  • Several reviewers were pleased with their clean and comfortable rooms
Cons
  • A few guests reported dated decor and microwaves in some rooms
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Apr 7, 2014
Overview
Located about a 1-minute drive from the nearest Vernon-Sicamous Highway on-ramp and a 2-minute drive from Armstrong's city centre, the Armstrong Inn is geared towards highway travellers who require a centrally located hotel with extended kitchen amenities, on-site dining and easy highway access.

Each of the hotel's air-conditioned guest rooms offers free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a dining area, a desk and a hair dryer. Rooms with a kitchenette are also available and all rooms are non smoking. The hotel is not wheelchair accessible.

Hotel amenities include meeting space, a liquor store, free parking, a bar and on-site dining at The Inn Restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Pets are permitted upon request and charges may apply (please contac the hotel for details).

Village Shopping Centre is roughly a 16-minute drive away in nearby Vernon, while Armstrong-Spallumcheen Museum & Art Gallery is 2 minutes away by car. Armstrong/Spallumcheen Arena is about a 3-minute drive from the hotel and Vernon Airport (YVE) is a 26-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets allowed on request (charges may apply), not wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: March 28, 2014)

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The Good
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's staff, location and rooms.

Many lodgers were pleased with the level of customer service they received during their stay. They characterized the staff as friendly, helpful, accommodating and efficient.

The hotel's location was convenient for numerous reviewers. They found it close to highway access, restaurants and fast food outlets, shopping, downtown Armstrong and The Village Cheese factory.

Several guests enjoyed their accommodations at the hotel. They described their rooms as clean, spacious and quiet, with reliable Wi-Fi and comfortable beds. A few travellers did have complaints about their lodgings, however (see below).
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The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few common complaints about the rooms.

Although the majority of lodgers were pleased with their clean rooms and comfortable beds, a few guests had complaints about their accommodations. They reported dated decor and furnishings, no microwaves in some rooms, musty odours and a noisy in-room air conditioner.
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Sources
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 7 out of 10 from 21 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #3 of 4 Armstrong B&B and Inns with an average rating of 4 out of 5 from 12 reviews.

The author called the hotel on March 28, 2014 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Erin H.
Analyzed by Erin H.
Erin loves to travel, and considers it her personal mission to help fellow travellers get the inside scoop, both good and bad, on Canadian Hotels.
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Map Marker Armstrong Inn
3400 Smith Drive, Armstrong, BC