Quality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites LondonQuality Suites London

Pet-friendly and good value south London hotel with kitchenettes and many freebies

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, parking, local calls, passes to a fitness centre, pet stays
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers praised the food at the free breakfast
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Several reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the highway, shopping and dining
  • A couple of guests found the beds comfortable
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
This hotel is an Editor's Pick for...
Editor's Analysis
Updated Nov 26, 2014
Overview
This property is situated across from the White Oaks Mall and several restaurants. Offering free Wi-Fi, dry cleaning service and meeting space, this property is well suited for business travellers. Access to Highway 401 is a 3-minute drive away.

Both smoking and non-smoking accommodations are available. All rooms include free Wi-Fi, free local calls, a flat screen TV with pay-per-view movies, a coffeemaker, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer and individual climate control. 

Suites at this property provide more spacious accommodations with a sofabed and separate living and bedroom areas. Extended-stay suites, equipped with a kitchenette, are available, as well as wheelchair-accessible rooms. Pets are permitted in select rooms at no additional fee.

A free breakfast with hot and cold selections is served from 6 am to 9 am on weekdays and from 7 am to 10 am on weekends. This hotel does not have an on-site restaurant.

Other on-site amenities include free parking, a guest-use copy and fax machine, meeting space, dry cleaning service, guest laundry facilities and free newspapers. Guests are also offered free passes to an off-site fitness facility near to the hotel.

Downtown London is 10 minutes away by car and features the Budweiser Gardens (arena and concert venue), the Grand Theatre and the Covent Garden Market. The University of Western Ontario and Fanshawe College are both a 15- to 20-minute drive away. The London International Airport (YXU) is 20 minutes away by car. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on March 21, 2014: Pet policy and free breakfast hours.
more
The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, many guests described generally pleasant stays at this hotel and several aspects of the property were praised.

The rooms were often described as clean, well appointed, spacious and quiet, while a couple of guests found the beds comfortable. However, there were a couple of concerns about noise and older furnishings (see below for more details).

The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service.

Many reviewers enjoyed the food at the free breakfast, particularly the hot breakfast items. One guest described the free breakfast as "generous, fresh and there is a good selection to choose from".

Several guests found the hotel conveniently located for accessing Highway 401 and the downtown area by car, while several reviewers appreciated that shopping and restaurants were nearby.

Several reviewers thought that the room rates were reasonable and that the hotel offered good value for the money they spent.
more
The Bad
There were few concerns or complaints found for this hotel, among the reviews sourced for this editorial. However, while several guests found their rooms well appointed (as mentioned above) a few reviewers thought that the interior decor was somewhat dated. While some reviewers found their rooms quiet, a couple of reviewers complained about noise from hockey teams playing in the halls.
more

Show Sources
Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 4.2 out of 5, with 95% of 145 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #17 out of 42 hotels in London, with an average score of 4 out of 5, from 122 reviews.

The author called the hotel on March 21, 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.
Guest Reviews
7.9
Good
#
18 / out of 32
hotels in London

Rated 7.9/10 based on 2224 reviews

Ranked #18 out of 32 hotels in London

2224
Map Marker Quality Suites London
1120 Dearness Drive, London, ON