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Econo Lodge Winnipeg Manitoba

8.5 | Very Good
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Clean and comfortable south Winnipeg hotel with restaurant, free breakfast & free parking

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking and free newspapers
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and comfortable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Several reviewers praised the food at the free breakfast and at the on-site pub
Cons
  • No elevator
  • A couple of guests found this property difficult to locate
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
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Editor's Analysis
Updated Jan 6, 2015
Overview
This property is situated across from the St. Vital Shopping Centre, south of downtown Winnipeg. Offering no on-site recreational facilities and within a 5-minute drive of the Trans-Canada Highway, this hotel is well suited for guests looking to spend their time exploring the area by car.

All rooms are smoke free and include free Wi-Fi, a flat screen TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a desk, a hair dryer and air conditioning. Select rooms also include a kitchenette and a sofabed. This hotel does not have wheelchair-accessible rooms and does not have an elevator.

Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted in select rooms for an additional fee of $10 per pet, per night (limited to three pets per room).

A free breakfast is served daily from 6:30 am to 9:30 am. The on-site Tapp's Neighbourhood Pub is open for lunch and dinner.

Other on-site amenities include a business centre, safe deposit boxes and free newspapers.

Riel House National Historic Site and Osborne Village are both about 5 minutes away by car, while the Investors Group Field and University Stadium are both an 8-minute drive away. 

Downtown attractions are about 15 minutes away by car and include the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature, Manitoba Theatre Centre, the MTS Centre (home of the NHL's Winnipeg Jets) and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet.

The Polo Park Shopping Centre (largest mall in Manitoba) and the The Winnipeg International Airport (YWG) are both about a 20- to 25-minute drive away. (All driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on January 8, 2014: Free breakfast hours, restaurant service and wheelchair accessibility.
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The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, many guests described enjoyable stays at this hotel.

Many guests described their rooms as clean and generally comfortable, while some other reviewers added that the beds were comfortable and that their rooms were quiet.

The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and attentive service. One couple said, "we arrived with a lot of luggage from several weeks on the road and the staff insisted on helping us up the stairs."

Several reviewers found restaurants nearby, while a few guests found the hotel well located for accessing the highway.

The food and selection at the free breakfast was often praised by guests, while several reviewers enjoyed meals at the on-site pub.

Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable and that the hotel offered good value for the money they spent, while a couple of reviewers appreciated that this hotel permitted pets.
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The Bad
There were very few concerns or complaints found for this property, among the reviews sourced for this editorial. However, a couple of guests said that the hotel was difficult to locate because the street was busy and had many shops and restaurants.
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Expedia.ca gave this property an average score of 4.2 out of 5, with 98% of 58 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #2 out of 62 hotels in Winnipeg, with an average score of 4.5 out of 5, from 23 reviews.

The author called the hotel on January 8, 2014 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
Writing chose Tammy from the moment she could hold a pencil. The stories may have changed through the years, from creative fiction to television news reporting, but Tammy's passion for words (and fondness for pencils) continues on.
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Rated 8.5/10 based on 631 reviews

Ranked #8 out of 48 hotels in Winnipeg

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Map Marker Econo Lodge Winnipeg Manitoba
1105 St Mary's Road, Winnipeg, MB