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Inter City Motel

3.2 | Very Poor
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4-minute drive from city centre, free Wi-Fi, mixed room reviews

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Some guests were pleased with the hotel's proximity to public transit and shopping
  • A few lodgers found their rooms to be clean and functional
Cons
  • Several lodgers reported worn rooms and cleaning issues
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Mar 20, 2014
Overview
Located about a 4-minute drive from Burnaby's city centre along Highway 1A, the Inter City Motel is geared towards road travellers who require a centrally located hotel with extended kitchen amenities, easy highway access and free Wi-Fi.

Each of the hotel's guest rooms offers free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a microwave, a mini-fridge, a desk and a hair dryer. Rooms with a coffeemaker, a kitchenette, a separate bedroom, a dining area, a sitting area and an additional bathroom are also available, as are smoking and non-smoking rooms. 

Hotel amenities include 24-hour reception, guest laundry and free parking. Pets are permitted for an additional $20 per pet, per night. The hotel is not wheelchair accessible.

Metrotown offers shopping about a 5-minute drive away, while Patterson SkyTrain Station can be found 7 minutes away by car. Bonsor Recreation Complex is roughly a 4-minute drive from the hotel and Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is a 24-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets $20/pet/night, not wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: March 5, 2014)
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The Good
Guest reviews sourced for this hotel showed positive responses towards the hotel's location and shopping.

Some guests were pleased with the hotel's proximity to shopping and public transit.

The hotel's accommodations were satisfactory for a few reviewers. They described their rooms as clean, quiet, spacious and functional. It should be noted, however, that several travellers were disappointed with their lodgings (see below).
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The Bad
Guest critiques consulted for this review showed negative responses towards the hotel's rooms.

Although a few reviewers were satisfied with their clean and functional rooms, several lodgers criticized their accommodations. They reported cleaning issues, highway noise, cigarette odours in non-smoking rooms, dated decor, broken appliances, worn carpets and furniture and no air conditioning.
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Sources
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 4.9 out of 10 from 16 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #9 of 11 Burnaby hotels with an average rating of 2 out of 5 from 5 reviews.

The author called the hotel on March 5, 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.
Guest Reviews
3.2
Very Poor
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12 / out of 12
hotels in Burnaby

Rated 3.2/10 based on 16 reviews

Ranked #12 out of 12 hotels in Burnaby

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Map Marker Inter City Motel
6205 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC