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8.0 | Very Good
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Near the riverfront in downtown, on-site restaurant, fitness centre and hot tub

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking and free breakfast
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers found their beds to be comfortable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
Cons
  • A couple of guests complained that the in-room climate control units were not effective
  • A couple of reviewers thought that the fitness centre was sparsely equipped
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Mar 21, 2013
Overview
This property is located within a 5-minute walk of the riverfront in downtown Invermere. Situated among restaurants, bars and boutique shops, this hotel is well suited for guests who prefer to explore the town area on foot.

This hotel is 100% smoke-free and all rooms include free Wi-Fi, a TV, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer, a coffeemaker, free local calls, a microwave, a mini-fridge and air conditioning. Rooms are furnished with one queen bed and a sofabed, two queen beds or one king bed.

Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted for an additional fee of $15 per pet, per night.

A free breakfast is served daily from 6 am to 10 am. The on site Copper City Saloon serves lunch and dinner. There is also an on-site liquor and wine store.

Other on-site amenities include a fitness centre, meeting rooms and banquet facilities, a business centre, a hot tub, ice/vending machines and a 24-hour front desk. Passes for the Fairmont Hot Springs are sold on site (20-minute drive away).

The Pynelogs Cultural Centre is 2 mintues away by car, while fishing and hiking at the James Chabot Provincial Park is also a 2-minute drive away. The College of the Rockies Invermere is a 3-minute drive away. The Invermere Airport is 5 minutes away by car, while the Eagle Ranch Golf Resort is an 8-minute drive away. Panorama Mountain Village Ski Hill is a 22-minute drive away. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on March 20, 2013: The free breakfast is served daily from 6 am to 10 am. Pets are permitted for an additional fee of $15 per pet, per night.
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The Good
Many guests described overall enjoyable experiences at this property, among the reviews used for this analysis.

Many guests described their rooms as clean and their beds as comfortable. A few reviewers thought that their rooms appeared well maintained.

The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service. However a few guests felt otherwise and thought the service could have been better (see below for more details).

Many guests found the downtown location convenient for accessing the riverfront area and shopping on foot.

Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable and that the hotel offered good value for the money they spent.

Several guests appreciated the convenience of the free breakfast and some reviewers thought that adequate variety was offered. However, a few reviewers were not happy with the free breakfast (see below for more details).
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The Bad
Among the reviews sourced for this analysis, there were a few common concerns found for this property.

A couple of guests complained that their in-room climate control units were not working properly and therefore their rooms were uncomfortably cold or hot. A couple of reviewers were disappointed that the on-site fitness centre was only equipped with cardio equipment.

As mentioned above, a few guests did not enjoy the food at the free breakfast and one reviewer described the eggs as "slimy and cold".

While many guests complimented the staff, a few reviewers described unpleasant interactions with the front desk agents. One guest described the staff member that she encountered as "rude and disorganized".
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Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 3.8 out of 5, with 100% of 9 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #2 out of 3 properties in Invermere, with an average score of 3 out of 5, from 34 reviews.

The author called the hotel on March 20, 2013 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
Writing chose Tammy from the moment she could hold a pencil. The stories may have changed through the years, from creative fiction to television news reporting, but Tammy's passion for words (and fondness for pencils) continues on.
Guest Reviews
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1310 7th Avenue, Invermere, BC