Located about a 2-minute walk from the Canada One Factory Outlets and a 3-minute drive from the nearest Queen Elizabeth Way on-ramp, the Days Inn Niagara Falls Lundy's Lane is popular with road travellers who require a centrally located and economical hotel with an indoor pool, easy highway access and on-site dining.
This smoke-free hotel has 121 air-conditioned guest rooms, each offering one queen, one king or two queen beds, free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a desk, an iron and ironing board and a hair dryer. Some rooms provide a jetted tub, a balcony, a seating area with a sofabed and/or a fireplace. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are available upon request, and pets are permitted for an additional $20 per pet per night.
Hotel amenities include an indoor pool, an 18-hole mini-putt course, a business centre, vending machines and free parking. Wimpy's Diner, located on site, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.
The Journey Behind the Falls is roughly a 9-minute drive southeast of the hotel, while Fallsview Casino is a 7-minute drive southeast. IMAX Theatre Niagara Falls is approximately a 6-minute drive eastward, and Niagara Falls International Airport (IAG) is about a 25-minute drive east. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets permitted for $20/pet/day, wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: May 26, 2013)
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's value, staff and location.
Many reviewers praised the hotel's value, and described the rates as excellent and affordable and felt the hotel provided good value for the money. One lodger remarked that he or she got more than expected for the price. The hotel's free parking was also cited as adding to its worth.
The hotel's staff were complimented by numerous guests, who found them to be polite, helpful and professional.
Several lodgers were pleased with the hotel's location. They described it as quiet, and close to restaurants, shopping, highway access, the bus stop, pedestrian trails and Tim Hortons.
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were some common complaints about the rooms, noise transfer and the Wi-Fi.
While several guests found their rooms to be spacious and comfortable, some reviewers had issues with their accommodations. They reported cleaning issues, hard mattresses, dated decor, plumbing issues and peeling wallpaper.
Noise disturbances were mentioned by a few reviewers. They described hearing traffic noise in rooms at the back of the hotel, as well as noise from guests in the hallways and adjacent rooms.
A few lodgers complained about the Wi-Fi signal during their stays. They reported slow and intermittent service in second-floor rooms, and recommended staying on the first floor if Wi-Fi was a necessity.
Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 3.4 out of 5 with a 77% recommendation rate from 340 reviews.
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 7.5 out of 10 from 290 reviews.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #63 out of 138 Niagara Falls hotels with an average rating of 3 out of 5 from 139 reviews.
The author called the hotel on May 26, 2013 to verify some information.