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Orillia budget hotel with clean and well-equipped rooms, free breakfast and free parking

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and quiet
  • Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing area attractions by car
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Many guests found the room rates reasonable
  • Many reviewers praised the food at the free breakfast
Cons
  • No elevator on site
  • A few guests said the breakfast area was small
  • A couple of guests thought that the pillows were uncomfortable
  • A couple of guests said the air conditioners were loud
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
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Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 25, 2015
Overview
This hotel is situated in a commercial area of Orillia and is less than a 1-minute drive from Highway 12. This property is well suited for guests looking for budget accommodations and prefer to access area attractions by car.

Both smoking and non-smoking accommodations are available. All 35 rooms include free Wi-Fi, a 26" or 32" flat screen TV, a microwave, a mini-fridge, an iron and ironing board, individual climate control and a desk. Rooms are furnished with two double beds, one queen bed or one king bed. This hotel has two floors and no elevator.

Free parking is available on site and pets are not permitted.

A free breakfast is served daily from 6 am to 10 am.

Other on-site amenities include ice machines, fax and copy services and free newspapers.

Kitchener Park (on Shannon Bay) is a 2-minute drive away, while downtown Orillia is 3 minutes away by car. Downtown Orillia features the Orillia Museum of Art and History, the Port of Orillia marina, Orillia Boat Cruises, walking and biking trails and Couchiching Beach Park. 

A big box shopping centre (including restaurants and a movie theatre) is an 8-minute drive away. The nearest Highway 11 interchange is 5 minutes away by car. (All driving time estimates: Google Maps)
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The Good
Many guests described overall positive experiences at this hotel among the reviews used for this analysis. While most reviewers characterized this property as a budget hotel with basic amenities, many guests highlighted the cleanliness, service and central location.

Many guests described their rooms as clean, well maintained and quiet. A couple of reviewers found their beds to be comfortable and a couple of other guests mentioned that the bathrooms appeared to be recently updated.

The staff were frequently complimented and guests described the front desk agents as friendly, accommodating and helpful. 

Many guests found the location convenient for accessing area attractions, including Casino Rama, by car.

Many reviewers praised the food at the free breakfast.

The room rates were thought to be reasonable by many guests and several reviewers indicated that they were likely to return to this hotel in the future.

A few guests mentioned that the free Wi-Fi was strong and reliable.
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The Bad
Many guests seemed content with their stay at this property, among the reviews sourced for this analysis. However, there were a few aspects of the hotel that guests said could use improvement.

A few guests said the breakfast area was small.

A couple of reviewers mentioned that the provided pillows were uncomfortable.

One-time complaints included: dated in-room furniture, limited hot water supply, no elevator, and imperfectly cleaned bathroom.
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Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 4 out of 5, with 90% of 29 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #8 out of 16 properties in Orillia, with an average score of 3.5 out of 5, from 33 reviews.

Booking.com gave this property an average score of 7.7 out of 10, based on 54 guest reviews.


Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
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hotels in Orillia

Rated 7.3/10 based on 1111 reviews

Ranked #8 out of 14 hotels in Orillia

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Map Marker Knights Inn Orillia
450 West St. South, Orillia, ON