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Canadore Residence & Conference Centre

8.4 | Very Good
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At Nipissing University, free breakfast, great rates and staff, kitchenettes

Pros
  • Free wired Internet, free continental breakfast, free parking
  • Numerous guests praised the hotel's affordable and inexpensive rates
  • The hotel's staff were complimented on their friendly and accommodating service
  • Several lodgers were pleased with their clean and well-equipped rooms
Cons
  • A few guests reported uncomfortable beds
Freebies
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Free Internet
Editor's Analysis
Updated Mar 7, 2014
Overview
Located on Nipissing University Campus and about a 1-minute drive from the nearest Trans-Canada Highway on-ramp, Canadore Residence & Conference Centre is suitable for travellers who prefer well-priced accommodations with extended kitchen amenities, a free breakfast and free Wi-Fi.

Each of this smoke-free residence's two- and four-bedroom suites comes equipped with air conditioning, free wired Internet, cable TV, separate bedrooms, a kitchenette, a desk, a seating area and private bathroom. Facilities include guest laundry, a common lounge and BBQ facilities. Six-bedroom townhouses are also available and additionally offer vending machines and a sunroom. 

Accommodations include meeting/conference space, free parking and a free continental breakfast. The hotel is wheelchair accessible and pets are not permitted.

North Bay Regional Health Centre can be found about a 3-minute walk away, while Northgate Shopping Centre can be found 7 minutes away by car. Lake Nipissing Lookout is roughly a 4-minute drive from the hotel and North Bay/Jack Garland Airport (YYB) is a 9-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, no pets, wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: February 28, 2014)

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The Good
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's value, staff and rooms.

Numerous guests praised the hotel's value, describing the rates as inexpensive, excellent, affordable and reasonable. One patron remarked, "This is the best value for the money in North Bay. Where else could you get a four bedroom suite complete with HD tv, kitchen and two three piece bathrooms?".

Many reviewers were pleased with the level of customer service they received during their stay. They characterized the staff as friendly, helpful and accommodating.

The hotel's accommodations were enjoyed by several lodgers. They described their rooms as well equipped, clean and spacious. A few travellers had complaints about their lodgings, however (see below).
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The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few complaints about the breakfast and rooms.

A few guests complained about the hotel's breakfast. They described it as limited and disappointing, with no hot items and certain items (such as milk) running out.

Although the majority of reviewers enjoyed their clean and well-equipped rooms, a few guests had complaints about their accommodations. They reported uncomfortable beds, a few cleaning issues and noise from guests in overhead rooms.
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Sources
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 8.3 out of 10 from 22 reviews.

Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 4.1 out of 5 with a 100% recommendation rate from 19 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #2 of 3 specialty lodging in North Bay with an average rating of 3 out of 5 from 1 reviews.

The author called the hotel on February 28, 2014 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.
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Map Marker Canadore Residence & Conference Centre
15 College Drive, North Bay, ON