Great location and value, but some concerns with hotel's overall condition
- Free Wi-Fi, free parking
- Most reviewers were pleased with the hotel's location
- Several guests found the hotel to be a good value
- The hotel's renovated rooms (as of August 2012) were a source of compliments
- Some guests found the hotel's overall condition to be rundown and in need of an upgrade
- A few guests reported odours in their rooms
Updated Jul 15, 2013
This hotel has 40 air-conditioned guest rooms, all of which offer free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a desk, a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. Standard rooms have two double beds, while suites offer one queen and a sofabed, or two double beds and one single bed.
Terry's Steak House Restaurant offers on-site dining, serving lunch and dinner daily. Nearby restaurants include JR's BBQ Ranch (roughly a 10-minute walk north), and New Mandarin Restaurant (a 2-minute drive). The nearest shopping centre is the Porcupine Mall in Timmins (about a 1-hour and 20-minute drive).
The hotel is near the following local points of interest: The Polar Bear Conservation and Educational Habitat and Heritage Village are a 2-minute drive northeast, while the Tim Hortons Museum (located inside the Tim Hortons Event Centre) can be found 6 minutes away by car. Timmins Airport (YTS) is about a 1-hour and 40-minute drive northeast of the hotel. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets stay free. (Call date: Nov. 22, 2012).
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #6 out of 6 Cochrane hotels from 9 reviews.
6 out of 10 | Daniel stayed July 23, 2012
"You get exactly that what you paid for."
4 out of 10 | Donna & william stayed April 05, 2010
"next time, go to the Best Western"
"Nothing wrong with service, room clean, but in very poor repair...mould in tub area, floor uneven, walls need paint, panelling coming loose, mattresses thin and uncomfortable.."
8 out of 10 | Verified Guest stayed June 30, 2006
"Pillows are too puffy. Very inconvinient."
7 out of 10 | Irene stayed April 09, 2005
"Cochrane is a very small town with VERY FEW restaurants. Advisable to eat before reaching Cochrane. Re: the motel: comfortable beds, comfortable pillows, easy to find. Please note that the map online was wrong. The motel is situated on Highway 11 south."