OverviewLocated just south of Trans Canada Highway 1, the Quality Inn Kamloops is popular with those travelling to sports tournaments, and well as those making a short stopover between destinations.
This hotel has 63 guest rooms and suites on 2 floors, and offers free Wi-Fi, free continental breakfast, cable TV, air-conditioning, coffeemaker and hair dryer. Suites contain additional amenities such as jacuzzi tubs, refrigerators and microwaves. The hotel has an outdoor heated pool, indoor sauna and whirlpool, as well as an exercise room and business centre. Parking is free, and accessible rooms are available upon request. Pet-friendly rooms are also available for an additional fee of $10 per night.
The Quality Inn Kamloops is situated a short distance to several golf courses, including Sun Rivers and Mount Paul Golf Courses, both roughly an 11-minute drive northeast from the hotel. Other nearby attractions include Tournament Capital Centre and Thompson Rivers University (both a 7-minute drive north of the hotel), and BC Wildlife Park (21 minutes driving time).
Many dining options can be found in close proximity, including ABC Country Restaurant, Joey's Only Seafood Restaurant, and Vittorio's Italian Restaurant, which are all situated within 100 metres of the hotel.
Shopping is availabe at Aberdeen Village Centre (roughly 4 minutes driving time), Columbia Place Shopping Centre, and Tudor Village (both within a 6-minute drive northeast of the hotel). (All distances and travel time estimates - Google Maps).
Verified with a Front Desk Agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets allowed for an additional $10 per night fee. (Call date: August 4th, 2012).
Guest reviews, of those used for this analysis, showed a positive response to the hotel's cleanliness, location, and staff.
Most reviewers found their rooms to be clean, and also commented positively on the general up-keep of the property. The beds and bedding were also complimented for their comfort by some guests.
Several lodgers were pleased with the hotel's location, in relation to its close proximity to several dining options. These guests described many restaurants as being within walking distance, and also mentioned that shopping was close by.
Many guests complimented the front desk staff, characterizing them as helpful and "always smiling". One guest described his arrival as "met with a warm welcome".
Negative reviews found for this analysis mentioned the hotel's price and continental breakfast.
Some guests felt the cost of the Quality Inn Kamloops was slightly overpriced for what they received, however an equal amount guests were pleased that the price of their stay included a free continental breakfast and free Wi-Fi.
A few reviewers were disappointed with the quantity of items offered in the free continental breakfast, however it is important to note that recent reviews reported the breakfast had been upgraded within the last few months (as of April 2012) and now includes other items such as hard boiled eggs and waffles.
guest reviews ranked the hotel #28 out of 53 Kamloops hotels from 17 reviews.Booking.com
guest reviews rated the hotel 7.7 out of 10 from 45 reviews.
Verified with a Front Desk Agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets allowed for an additional $10 per night fee. (Call date: August 5th, 2012).