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North Niagara Falls budget hotel with outdoor pool and private jacuzzis but mixed reviews

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free continental breakfast, free parking
  • Many reviewers praised the hotel's affordable rates
  • The hotel's staff were complimented for their friendly and helpful service
  • Several guests enjoyed their clean and spacious rooms
Cons
  • Some guests reported worn decor and fixtures in their rooms
  • A few reviewers found the hotel to be too far from downtown and not within walking distance of the Falls
  • The hotel's breakfast was lacking variety and quality according to a few lodgers
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 24, 2015
Overview
Located about a 5-minute walk from the Niagara Whirlpool and an 8-minute drive from Niagara Falls' city centre, the Super 8 North of the Falls is popular with visitors who require an economical hotel with a free continental breakfast and who don't mind staying outside of the main tourist area.

This hotel has 66 air-conditioned guest rooms, all of which offer free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a desk, an iron and ironing board and a hair dryer. Standard rooms offer one queen, one king or two queen beds. Some rooms feature other amenities, like a jetted tub, a mini-fridge, a fireplace, a balcony, a seating area with a sofabed and/or sleeping accommodations for up to six guests. Both smoking and non-smoking rooms are available.

The hotel also offers wheelchair-accessible rooms, a seasonal outdoor pool, guest BBQ facilities, a free continental breakfast and free parking. On-site dining is available May through September at River’s Edge Family Restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Pets are permitted for $20 per pet per day.

The AMTRAK and Via Rail train station is a 2-minute drive away. Access to the Canada/U.S. border at Rainbow Bridge is about a 6-minute drive away. The Aquarium of Niagara (NY) is about a 12-minute drive south of the hotel, while Fallsview Casino is a 7-minute drive south. Town and Country Plaza is roughly a 7-minute drive west, and Niagara Falls International Airport in New York (IAG) is a 22-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, not wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: May 16, 2013)
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The Good
The majority of the reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's value, staff and rooms.

Many guests enjoyed the hotel's value. They described the rates as unbeatable, reasonable, affordable and great. One reviewer found the hotel to be quite suitable for the price.

The hotel's staff were praised by numerous guests, who characterized them as accommodating, friendly and helpful. One guest also said that the check-in process was very efficient.

Several lodgers were pleased with the hotel's accommodations. They described their rooms as clean, spacious and well equipped, with comfortable beds and a view of the water. It should be noted, however, that some guests were disappointed with their rooms (see below).
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The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were some common complaints about the rooms, the location and the breakfast.

Although the majority of guests were satisfied with their accommodations, some reviewers had complaints. They reported dated decor and fixtures, some cleaning issues (including spider webs), and few TV channels.

The hotel's location was disappointing for a few guests. They found the hotel to be far from downtown, and not within walking distance of the Falls.

A few guests complained about the hotel's free breakfast. They reported a lack of choices, no hot items or fruit, poor food quality and a small breakfast area.
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Sources
Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 3.4 out of 5 with an 85% recommendation rate from 168 reviews.

Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 7.2 out of 10 from 101 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #43 out of 138 Niagara Falls hotels with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 from 194 reviews.

The author called the hotel on May 16, 2013 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Erin H.
Analyzed by Erin H.
Erin loves to travel, and considers it her personal mission to help fellow travellers get the inside scoop, both good and bad, on Canadian Hotels.
Guest Reviews
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80 / out of 109
hotels in Niagara Falls

Rated 5.8/10 based on 3624 reviews

Ranked #80 out of 109 hotels in Niagara Falls

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Map Marker Super 8 North Of The Falls
4009 River Road, Niagara Falls, ON