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Centrally located in Petawawa, on-site restaurants and convenience store

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and spacious
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Several reviewers appreciated the on-site convenience store
  • Several guests found the rooms quiet
  • A few reviewers enjoyed meals at the on-site restaurants
Cons
  • No elevator
  • A few guests thought that the room rates were too expensive
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 5, 2014
Overview
This property is situated in the city centre area of Petawawa and is a 4-minute drive from the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 17). Offering multiple on-site restaurants, this property is well suited for guests who prefer to access dining on site.

Both smoking and non-smoking rooms are available. All rooms include free Wi-Fi, free local calls, a TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, an iron and ironing board and a hair dryer. Select rooms also include a jetted tub and/or a kitchenette. 

This hotel also offers two-bedroom suites, which provide more spacious accommodations, a separate living room and a full kitchen. 

Wheelchair-accessible rooms are available, however, the accessible rooms do not feature a roll-in shower. This hotel does not have an elevator and some rooms are accessible by stairs only.

Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted in select rooms for an additional fee of $10 per pet, per night.

There are multiple on-site dining options at this property, including a Capt. Sub restaurant, Greco Pizza, Country Style cafe and the Canadian Warehouse Bar and Billiards pub.

Other on-site amenities include guest fax service, a guest laundry facility, a convenience store and a Greyhound Bus terminal.

The Point Road Plaza is a 16-minute walk away, while the Garrison Petawawa Military Museum is about 17 minutes away on foot. The Pembroke Airport (YTA) is about a 55- to 60-minute drive away. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on January 23, 2014: Pet policy and accessible room availability.
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The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, many guests described their rooms as clean and spacious. Some other reviewers added that their rooms were generally comfortable and quiet, while a couple of guests appreciated the in-room kitchenettes in their rooms.

The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service. One guest said, "the staff always went out of their way to make sure the stay was comfortable, very easy to deal with."

Several guests appreciated the on-site convenience store, while a few reviewers enjoyed meals at the on-site restaurant.
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The Bad
There were very few concerns or complaints found for this hotel, among the reviews sourced for this editorial.

A few guests thought that the room rates were expensive.

While several guests described their rooms as quiet, as mentioned above, a couple of reviewers noticed noise disturbances. One guest heard children playing in the halls, while another reviewer complained about hearing karaoke from the on-site pub.
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Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 3.7 out of 5, with 93% of 15 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #2 out of 2 hotels in Petawawa, with an average score of 4 out of 5, from 16 reviews.

Booking.com gave this hotel an average score of 8.1 out of 10, based on 25 guest reviews.

The author called the hotel on January 23, 2014 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
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Guest Reviews
7.8
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2 / out of 2
hotels in Petawawa

Rated 7.8/10 based on 188 reviews

Ranked #2 out of 2 hotels in Petawawa

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Map Marker Petawawa River Inn & Suites
3520 Petawawa Boulevard Petawawa Blvd At Poquette Rd, Petawawa, ON