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Pleasantview Motel & RV

4.5 | Poor
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Along Highway 97, friendly staff, some rooms with kitchens, mixed room reviews

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Several guests were pleased with the hotel's proximity to downtown Sutherland and shopping
  • The staff were friendly and accommodating according to several reviewers
  • Some lodgers were satisfied with their quiet and well-equipped rooms
Cons
  • Several guests reported worn rooms and uncomfortable beds
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 21, 2014
Overview
Located about a 4-minute drive from Summerland's city centre along Highway 97, this motel is suitable for car travellers who prefer a centrally located hotel with an outdoor pool, extended kitchen amenities and easy highway access.

Each of the motel's air-conditioned guest rooms offers free Wi-Fi, cable TV and a coffeemaker. Rooms with a kitchenette and a separate bedroom are also available and the motel is not wheelchair accessible. 

The motel also offers RV hookups, a seasonal outdoor pool, BBQ facilities and free parking. Pets are permitted upon request for an additional $5 per pet, per day. 

Cleo Cherry Lane Shopping Centre is about a 16-minute drive from the hotel, while Sumac Ridge Estate Winery and Glengarry Golf & Country Club are both about a 3-minute drive away. Penticton Regional Airport (YYF) is roughly 19 minutes away by car. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets $5/pet/night upon request, not wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: February 13, 2014)

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The Good
Guest reviews sourced for this analysis showed positive responses towards the location, staff and rooms.

Several reviewers found the motel close to downtown Summerland, Okanagan Lake, shopping, vineyards, the beach, Penticton and a gas station.

Several lodgers were pleased with the level of customer service they received during their stay. They characterized the staff as friendly, helpful and accommodating.

The rooms were satisfactory for some guests. They described their accommodations as clean, quiet and well equipped, with nice lake views. It should be noted, however, that some travellers were disappointed with their lodgings (see below).
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The Bad
Guest critiques consulted for this review showed some negative responses towards the rooms. 

Although some guests were satisfied with their clean and quiet rooms, several reviewers criticized their accommodations. They reported uncomfortable beds, dated decor, worn fixtures and bedding, no hair dryers, a lack of cooking utensils, erratic shower temperatures and some cleaning issues. Highway noise was also reported by a few lodgers.
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Sources
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 6.8 out of 10 from 31 reviews.

Hotels.com guest reviews rated the hotel 2.9 out of 5 from 10 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #4 of 4 Summerland hotels with an average rating of 1 out of 5 from 5 reviews.

The author called the hotel on February 13, 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.
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hotels in Summerland

Rated 4.5/10 based on 86 reviews

Ranked #2 out of 2 hotels in Summerland

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Map Marker Pleasantview Motel & RV
13608 Highway 97, Summerland, BC