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Well-liked Orillia hotel with indoor pool, jacuzzi suites, free breakfast and free parking

  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking
  • The hotel's staff were found to be accommodating and friendly by many lodgers
  • Numerous guests were pleased with their clean and well-equipped rooms
  • Several reviewers enjoyed the quality and variety of the free breakfast
  • A few lodgers complained of noise transfer during their stay
  • The hotel's rates were found to be overpriced by a few travellers
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Editor's Analysis
Updated Oct 22, 2014
Located about a 5-minute walk from Casino Rama Resort along Highway 44, the Days Inn Orillia is geared towards car travellers who prefer a hotel with easy highway access, a free breakfast and an indoor pool near the casino.

Each of the hotel's air-conditioned guest rooms comes equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a desk, an iron and ironing board and a hair dryer. Rooms with a separate bedroom, a jetted tub, a fireplace and a sitting area with a sofabed are also available, as are smoking, non-smoking and wheelchair-accessible rooms.

The hotel also offers an indoor pool, a hot tub, a fitness room, meeting space, a business centre, a gift shop, vending machines, free parking and a free breakfast. A shuttle to Casino Rama is also offered (please contact the hotel for details). Pets are not permitted.

Orillia's city centre is roughly a 12-minute drive away, while Orillia Square Mall can be found 17 minutes away by car. Orillia Boat Cruises are about an 11-minute drive from the hotel and Muskoka Airport (YQA) is a 36-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: March 19, 2014)
The Good
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with much praise going to the hotel's staff, rooms and breakfast.

Numerous guests praised the hotel's staff, characterizing them as friendly, helpful, efficient and accommodating. One patron noted, "Excellent customer service - we were greeted with friendly smiles. The front desk reception immediately made us feel at home. Front desk reception called to find out how our room was, which we have never experienced before".

Many lodgers were pleased with their accommodations at the hotel. They described their rooms as spacious, clean and well equipped, with comfortable beds and pillows.

The hotel's free breakfast was enjoyed by several reviewers, who found it to be delicious, fantastic and fresh, with a good selection of hot and cold items. One guest remarked, "AND the breakfast was beyond our expectations, they shouldn't call it continental, my husband and I enjoyed the eggs and sausage, english muffins, waffles, yogurts, fresh fruits, juice and coffee". The breakfast room was described as crowded by a few lodgers, however.
The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few common complaints about noise transfer and the rates.

A few guests complained of noise transfer during their stay. They reported noisy in-room heaters, as well as hallway noise and noise in rooms near the elevators.

The hotel's rates were criticized by a few lodgers, who found them expensive and overpriced.

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Sources guest reviews ranked the hotel #6 of 16 Orillia hotels with an average rating of 4 out of 5 from 275 reviews. guest reviews rated the hotel 4.2 out of 5 with a 95% recommendation rate from 170 reviews. guest reviews rated the hotel 8.6 out of 10 from 91 reviews.

The author called the hotel on March 19, 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.
Guest Reviews
Very Good

Rated 8.2/10 based on 682 reviews

Ranked #4 out of 14 hotels in Orillia

Map Marker Days Inn Orillia
5850 Rama Road, Orillia, ON