Editor's Top 7 Picks

Editor's Picks
Book from ~$92 CAD
Older St John's hotel 9 min to YYT with free airport shuttle, free parking and restaurant 
We think that Ramada is the best budget option in the town (other than the hostels or bed and breakfasts). It's well located amid a cluster of hotels along Kenmount Road about 10 minutes' drive to the city centre. It's handy to the highways, accessing Hwy 50 in 2 minutes and the Trans-Canada in 3. The Avalon Mall can be reached on foot in 12 minutes with 140 stores, services and restaurants.

Guests found clean, comfortable and spacious rooms which are air-conditioned, and come with all the expected amenities nowadays, including a coffeemaker, and cable TV. There are also suites available with full kitchens and separate living rooms.

Hotel highlights include the well-liked PJ Billington's restaurant on site serving 3 meals per day and offering room service. The hotel has a 24-hr front desk, fitness centre, business centre, an ATM and safe deposit boxes. Freebies include: reliable Wi-Fi, ample parking, local calls and newspapers.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, airport shuttle, local calls
  • Guests found clean and well-appointed rooms
  • Location was handy to highways, shopping malls, airport
  • Wi-Fi worked well overall, according to reviews
  • Staff well liked by many guests who found them helpful and polite
  • Several guests enjoyed meals on site
Cons
  • Older elevator that was slow and noisy, according to some
  • Guests spoke of areas where the hotel still needed renovation, exterior, lobby, hallways and in-room carpeting
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Book from ~$99 CAD
Clean and quiet rooms with harbour views and well-liked restaurant, in excellent location

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers found the location ideal for exploring the downtown area on foot
  • Many guests praised the food at the on-site restaurant
  • Many reviewers mentioned that they had pleasant views of the harbour from their rooms
  • Several guests found their beds to be comfortable
  • Many guests said the staff were friendly and helpful
Cons
  • The hotel's value received mixed reviews by guests, some thinking it was expensive and others saying it was a good deal
  • A few guests said the hotel was a little tired
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Book from ~$142 CAD
St. John's airport hotel 3 min to YYT with free shuttle, free parking and jacuzzi rooms

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking, airport shuttle, local calls, newspapers
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and well maintained
  • Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the airport
  • Many guests praised the food at the on-site restaurant
  • Good shuttle to the airport said guests
  • Many guests found the staff to be great at this hotel
  • Several guests said the breakfast was good
Cons
  • A few guests thought that the in-room decor and furnishings were dated
  • A couple of guests complained of noise transfer
  • A few guests said the location is a little isolated for those without vehicles
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Book from ~$108 CAD
Well-liked homes and walk-up hotel in St John's with kitchenettes and free breakfast

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, breakfast, parking, local calls, long distance calls
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing downtown and the Signal Hill trail system on foot
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and accommodating service
  • Many guests praised the food at the free breakfast
  • Several reviewers thought that this property offered good value for the money they spent
Cons
  • No elevator (3 floors)
  • A few guests found the location a bit far to walk from downtown
  • Some guests found the limited parking inconvenient
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Book from ~$53 CAD
Downtown St. John's, free breakfast, good staff, clean rooms

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking
  • Numerous guests praised the hotel's downtown locale and proximity to restaurants
  • The hotel's rooms were found to be clean and comfortable by many lodgers
  • Several reviewers were pleased with the level of customer service they received
Cons
  • A few guests complained of noise transfer during their stay
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Book from ~$176 CAD
Highly praised downtown St John's hotel near harbour with views, dining & free valet parking

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • All rooms come with a mini-fridge and microwave
  • Many reviewers praised the views of the harbour from their rooms
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service
  • Many guests found the location convenient for exploring the downtown area on foot
  • Many reviewers praised the food at the on-site restaurant
  • Some guests had good views of the harbour from their rooms
Cons
  • A few guests complained about the limited number of on-site parking spaces
  • A couple of reviewers were disturbed in their rooms by noise from the shipping docks
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Book from ~$103 CAD
Indoor pool and water slide, family themed suites, free breakfast, and free Wi-Fi

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing major highways
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service
  • Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Several reviewers found the indoor pool and water slide to be value-added features
Cons
  • A few guests thought that the dining area for the free breakfast lacked seating

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Book from ~$47 CAD
Centrally located Victorian home with free Wi-Fi and free breakfast
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers found their beds to be comfortable
  • Many guests praised the food at the free breakfast
  • Many reviewers found the location ideal for exploring the downtown area on foot
Cons
  • A few guests thought that the room rates were expensive
  • A few reviewers described the staff as unfriendly
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Book from ~$118 CAD
Highly praised west St John's hotel with indoor pool and waterslide plus free breakfast
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, hot breakfast, parking
  • Staff provided great service with lots of enthusiasm
  • Guests said the rooms were very clean, well maintained and comfortable
  • Many guests liked the location for its proximity to shopping, groceries and restaurants
  • Many guests praised the free breakfast
  • Many guests recommended this hotel
Cons
  • A few guests found the rooms to be small
  • A few guests said the pool was small and the water cold
  • A few guests missed having a restaurant on site
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Book from ~$159 CAD
3-min. drive from city centre, great free breakfast and informative staff
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi in most rooms, free breakfast, free parking
  • Numerous guests praised the hotel's downtown locale and proximity to the harbour
  • The hotel's staff were complimented on their friendly and informative service
  • Several reviewers were pleased with their clean and comfortable rooms
Cons
  • Noise disturbances were reported by a few lodgers