Highly praised north Kamloops hotel with indoor pool, restaurant and pet-friendly rooms
- Free Wi-Fi, free parking
- The hotel's staff was complimented by many reviewers
- Many guests were pleased with their large, well-equipped, and clean rooms
- Some lodgers praised the hotel's amenities such as the indoor pool and 24-hour business centre
- Some guests had a hard time finding the hotel
- Noise transfer between rooms was an issue for a few lodgers
- Some reviewers thought the area surrounding the hotel looked sketchy
Updated Oct 21, 2014
This non-smoking hotel has 89 rooms and suites on 3 floors, each of which offers satellite TV, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, a coffeemaker, a hair dryer, an iron/ironing board, a mini-fridge, a microwave, glassware and cutlery, and a desk.
Additional hotel amenities include an indoor pool, a jacuzzi tub, a fitness centre, a convenience store, a gift shop, and a 24-hour business centre with a meeting room. Accessible rooms are available upon request and parking is free. Pets are allowed for a fee of $20 per night.
The Holiday Inn Suites Kamloops is close to the region's many attractions. Mount Paul Golf Course is roughly 11 minutes' driving time, MacArthur Park is a 4-minute drive westward, and Lake City Casino is about an 8-minute drive from the hotel.
The hotel offers dining onsite at White Spot Restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. White Spot Lounge is also onsite, offering cocktails in addition to the restaurant's menu items between 12:00 pm and 10:00 pm daily. Shopping is available at the nearby Northhills Shopping Centre (roughly 2 minutes' walking time along Tranquille Rd.). (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, and pets allowed for $20 per night. (Call date: August 23rd, 2012).
Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 4.7 out of 5 with a 100% recommendation from 10 reviews.
9 out of 10 | Karen stayed February 11, 2013
"The hotel was close to the Airport, clean and the staff were friendly."
9 out of 10 | Doug stayed April 20, 2011
"Friendly staff and clean modern hotel with good amenities made our stay very enjoyable."
8 out of 10 | Bradley stayed February 19, 2011
"very good hotel"
"very comfortable beds. Please fix room doors, so that they do not slam shut. That is only fault."
9 out of 10 | Verified Guest stayed March 13, 2010
"Ten minutes walk to McArthur Island, wow! This very new hotel was a perfect base for our competition weekend."