This hotel is nearby a number of conservation areas and parks and is well-suited for hikers and outdoor enthusiasts. The Willow Park Ecology Centre is a 15-minute walk, the Forks of the Credit Provincial Park is about a 30-minute drive away and Bruce Trails are just under an hour's drive away.
All 57 rooms at this hotel offer free Wi-Fi, a coffeemaker, a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. Standard rooms are available (queen or double beds) as well as Executive King Rooms (king bed, mini-fridge and microwave) or one bedroom king apartments (king bed, separate bedroom). Pets are permitted at no additional cost.
Guests can dine on site at Shoeless Joe's, which serves lunch and dinner daily. Guests are also offered a complimentary continental breakfast every morning. There are also numerous restaurants within a 5 to 10-minute walk of the hotel. On-site amenities include free parking and a gym.
The Niagara Escarpment, which offers a number of outdoor activities and scenic views, is just under a 40-minute drive away. Golfers are close to the Georgetown Golf Club (just over a 5-minute drive) and Brampton Golf Club (20-minute drive). Air travellers should expect about a half hour drive to Pearson International Airport (YYZ). (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Confirmed with a front desk agent: Wi-Fi, parking, breakfast and pet policy (call date: January 21, 2013).
Based on the reviews used for this analysis, there seemed to be a balance between negative and positive comments. Guests did comment favourably on the hotel's location and on the customer service.
Guests liked this hotel's proximity to shopping and to restaurants and said that there was a wide variety of options available within walking distance (5 minutes or less) from the hotel. The hotel was located in a neighbourhood that a number of guests described as quiet and peaceful.
Staff here were friendly and helpful according to guests. Housekeeping and front desk staff were noted as being particularly courteous and diligent.
Guests were impressed with the quality of the food at the complimentary continental breakfast, and appreciated that items like yogurt, a wide array of baked goods, fresh fruit, hardboiled eggs and waffles were offered.
There were some additional comments about comfy beds, good water pressure in the showers and abundant supply of hot water.
Based on the reviews used for this analysis, there were almost as many negative comments as positive ones. Guests did commonly complain about the absence of an elevator and about the size of the rooms.
A few guests found the lack of elevator at this two storey hotel to be a challenge, particularly for seniors, people with mobility issues and people who had a lot of luggage.
Guests found the rooms to be small and cramped.
A few guests were disappointed that they did not have a fridge or a microwave in their rooms (not all rooms come with these items).
Some guests noted that decor was aging and suggested updates. They commented specifically on old TVs, bedding and furniture.
guest reviewers rated this hotel 3.5 out of 5 based on 29 reviews.
Expedia.ca guest reviewers rated this hotel 2.5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews.
The author called the hotel on January 21, 2013 to verify some information.