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Pet-friendly south Surrey motel with restaurant, free breakfast and free parking 

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free continental breakfast, free parking
  • Numerous guests praised the hotel's affordable rates
  • The hotel was found to be close to highway access and the US/Canada border
  • Several lodgers were pleased with their clean and well-maintained rooms
Cons
  • A few guests complained of noise transfer and no air conditioning
  • The hotel's free breakfast was limited with no seating area according to a few lodgers
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Nov 5, 2014
Overview
Located along King George Highway and about an 8-minute drive from White Rock's city centre, the Breakaway Motel is geared towards road travellers who prefer a well-priced hotel with on-site dining, a free breakfast and easy highway access.

Each of this smoke-free hotel's guest rooms offers free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a mini-fridge and a seating area. The hotel is wheelchair accessible. Pets are permitted for $5 per pet, per night.

The hotel also offers guest laundry, a picnic area, free parking, a free continental breakfast and on-site dining at ABC Country Restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. 

Semiahmoo Shopping Centre is about a 5-minute drive away, while Peace Arch Provincial Park and the Canada/US border can both be found 11 minutes away by car. Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is roughly a 33-minute drive from the hotel. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets $5/pet/night, wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: March 4, 2014)

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The Good
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's rates, location, staff and rooms.

The hotel's rates were praised by numerous reviewers. They described them as reasonable, budget friendly, affordable and economical.

Many lodgers described the hotel's location as convenient. They found it close to highway access, the beach, the US border, restaurants and a gas station.

The hotel's staff were the source of several compliments by travellers. They were characterized as very friendly and helpful with directions.

Several guests were pleased with their accommodations at the hotel. They described their lodgings as clean, quiet, spacious and well maintained, with good Wi-Fi and comfortable beds. A few guests had complaints about their accommodations, however (see below).
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The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were some complaints about the rooms and breakfast.

Although several reviewers were pleased with their clean and well-maintained rooms, a few lodgers had complaints about their accommodations. They reported noise transfer from guests in adjacent and overhead rooms, as well as small-sized rooms and no in-room air conditioning, hair dryers or coffeemakers.

The hotel's free breakfast was a disappointment for a few guests. They described it as basic, poor and limited, with no fruit or yogurt and no sitting area.
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Sources
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 8 out of 10 from 68 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #2 of 3 White Rock hotels with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 from 20 reviews.

Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 4 out of 5 from 1 review.

The author called the hotel on March 4, 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.
Guest Reviews
6.6
Fair
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13 / out of 16
hotels in Surrey

Rated 6.6/10 based on 144 reviews

Ranked #13 out of 16 hotels in Surrey

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Map Marker Breakaway Motel
2160 King George Boulevard, Surrey, BC