Editor's Top Pick

Editor's Picks
Book from ~$75 CAD
Budget kitchenette suites at Oshawa college campus with free wired Internet & free breakfast
Pros
  • Free wired internet, free parking and free breakfast, free local calls
  • Rooms were described as clean, spacious and well appointed
  • Many guests thought the staff were friendly and helpful
  • The room rates were affordable and the hotel was a good value, said many guests
  • All suites come with a mini-fridge and microwave
  • Common amenities include: kitchen, games room, a patio with BBQ, lounge areas on each floor, fitness centre and guest laundry
Cons
  • According to several reviewers, the hotel was hard to find
  • The breakfast was minimal and lacked variety, said some guests
The highly-rated Residence & Conference Centre offers the best value in Oshawa, with clean, well-appointed and spacious rooms at almost half the price of its competitors. It's a little ways out of town though, a 12-minute drive to the Oshawa city centre and 15 minutes to access Hwy 401. There are restaurants within walking distance of the Residence: E P Taylors Pub & Restaurant is a 5-minute walk away, Tim Hortons and the Library Cafe (with a Starbucks) are both within an 8-minute walk and there's a Subway about 11 minutes away on foot.

Rooms offered to the public from May to August, are smoke-free, air-conditioned and feature cable TV, a coffeemaker, mini-fridge and microwave along with a separate sitting area. Room extras include suites with separate bedrooms and accessible rooms.

Guests will enjoy regular hotel amenities during their stay, such as 24-hr reception, an elevator, fitness room, meeting rooms, tennis courts, billiards, business centre, picnic area with tables and BBQ, ice/vending machines and guest laundry. Freebies include: Wi-Fi, parking, continental breakfast and local calls.

5 Other Frequently Booked Hotels in Oshawa

Editor's Picks
Book from ~$121 CAD
Older Oshawa budget hotel near Hwy 401 with free hot breakfast and free parking
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, parking, local and long distance calls
  • Many guests enjoyed the breakfast selection
  • Beds were comfortable, according to guests
  • Many guests felt the price was affordable and budget-friendly
  • Convenient location to Hwy 401, Go Train, restaurants and shopping
  • Many guests were pleased with clean and updated rooms
Cons
  • No elevator to 2nd floor
  • Maintenance, cleanliness and noise issues for some guests
Editor's Picks
Book from ~$90 CAD
Clean and comfortable Oshawa hotel near 401 with indoor pool and hot tub and free parking
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and wired internet, breakfast and parking
  • Many guests appreciated the clean rooms
  • Friendly staff, according to guests
  • Beds and pillows were comfortable, according to reviewers
  • The location was convenient to shopping and restaurants, according to several guests
Cons
  • Some guests complained about noise transfer from hallways and traffic noise
  • A few guests disliked the free breakfast
Editor's Picks
Book from ~$94 CAD
Near Hwy 401, restaurants and shopping, clean rooms and comfortable beds
Pros
  • Free wired internet, breakfast and parking
  • Many guests praised the staff
  • The location was convenient to Highway 401, restaurants and shopping, according to many guests
  • Several guests felt the beds were comfortable
  • Clean rooms, according to guests
Cons
  • A couple guests claimed their rooms had an unpleasant odour
  • The furniture was dated and old, according to a couple guests
Editor's Picks
Book from ~$165 CAD
Free Wi-Fi and parking, comfortable beds and easy access to Highway 401
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, wired internet and parking
  • Excellent service, according to guests
  • Convenient location to highway and amenities, according to guests
  • Several guests enjoyed the clean rooms
  • Several reviewers thought the beds were comfortable
Cons
  • Some guests felt the hotel looked tired
  • A few guests complained about the lack of soundproofing between rooms
  • The bathrooms were small, according to guests
Editor's Picks
Book from ~$76 CAD
Unkept motel in east Oshawa with free parking but many very negative complaints
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and wired internet and parking
  • Convenient location, according to guests
  • Guests described staff as friendly and accommodating
Cons
  • Bedbugs were reported by guests in 2012, 2014 and in 2015
  • Guests complained of dirty and run down conditions at the hotel
  • Guests said bedding and tubs were black with dirt
  • A few guests complained of the heat not working and large cracks under the doors letting cold winter air into the room
  • A few guests complained about the bathroom door not closing and the shower not working at all
  • Guests claimed the non-smoking rooms smelled like smoke
  • The air conditioner didn't work properly, according to a few guests
  • A few guests complained about hallway noise