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Reasonable rates, close to shopping, free breakfast but with a basic selection

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free continental breakfast, free parking
  • The hotel's value was praised by many reviewers, who found the rates reasonable
  • Numerous guests were pleased with the hotel's proximity to shopping, restaurants and highway access
  • Several lodgers enjoyed their clean and well-equipped rooms
Cons
  • Some guests reported worn decor and bedding in their rooms
  • The hotel's breakfast was disappointing to a few due to its lack of quality and variety
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Editor's Analysis
Updated May 13, 2013
Overview
Located across from Orchard Plaza Shopping Centre, just off Highway 97 and a 6-minute drive from Kelowna's city centre, the Dilworth Inn is geared towards travellers who require a well-priced hotel with a complimentary breakfast, extended kitchen amenities and easy highway access.

This hotel has 50 non-smoking, air-conditioned guest rooms and suites, each offering free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a desk and a hair dryer. Rooms offer one queen bed or two double beds. Some rooms also feature a balcony and may also offer a sitting area with a sofabed.

The hotel also offers an indoor salt water pool and hot tub, a sauna, a fitness room, guest laundry facilities, 24-hour free coffee, barbecue facilities on a sundeck, vending machines, a free continental breakfast and free parking. Pets are not permitted and the hotel is not wheelchair accessible.

White Spot Kelowna is a 1-minute walk south, while Apple Bowl Stadium is roughly a 4-minute drive westward. The Orchard Plaza Shopping Centre is less than a 15-minute walk away. Kelowna Golf and Country Club can be found 3 minutes away by car, and Kelowna International Airport (YLW) is about a 10-minute drive north of the hotel. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets not permitted, not wheelchair accessible. (Call date: May 12, 2013)
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The Good
The majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's value, location and rooms.

Many reviewers were pleased with the hotel's value, and described the rates as cheap, reasonable and affordable.

The hotel's location was praised by numerous guests. They found it to be close to shopping, restaurants, convenience stores and highway access.

Several lodgers enjoyed their accommodations at the hotel, and described their rooms as well equipped, spacious and clean, with comfortable beds. Some reviewers had problems with their rooms, however (see below).
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The Bad
While the majority of reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, there were some common complaints about the rooms, the breakfast and noise transfer.

While the majority of guests praised their rooms, some reviewers had complaints. They reported dated decor, worn bedding and towels, stained carpets and old TVs.

The hotel's breakfast was a disappointment to a few patrons. They found the breakfast selection to be too basic, the breakfast area to be too small and awkward, and reported poor food quality and a lack of hot items.

A few lodgers mentioned noise disturbances. They reported traffic noise in street-facing rooms as well as noise from guests overhead.
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Expedia.com guest reviews rated the hotel 3.6 out of 5 with an 84% recommendation rate from 139 reviews.

Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 8 out of 10 from 136 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #27 out of 38 Kelowna hotels with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 from 51 reviews.

The author called the hotel on May 12, 2013 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
7.1
Good

Rated 7.1/10 based on 226 reviews

Ranked #24 out of 1 hotels in Kelowna

Map Marker Dilworth Inn
1755 Dilworth Drive, Kelowna, BC