Located just off Highway 400 and about a 30-minute drive from downtown Toronto in the city of Vaughan, the Super 8 Motel North Toronto is geared towards road travellers who require a well-priced hotel with a free breakfast, an indoor pool and easy highway access.
Each of this smoke-free hotel's air-conditioned guest rooms comes equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge and a hair dryer. Irons and ironing boards are available at the front desk. Rooms with a seating area and sofabed are also available, as are wheelchair-accessible rooms. Pets are not permitted.
The hotel also offers an indoor pool with a waterslide, a hot tub, a business centre, vending machines, free parking and a free continental breakfast.
York University's Keele Campus is roughly a 9-minute drive away, while Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre can be found 11 minutes away by car. Black Creek Pioneer Village is about a 7-minute drive from the hotel.
John Booth Memorial Arena is about a 7-minute drive from the hotel and Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) is a 14-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 20, 2014)
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's location, rates, rooms and staff.
The hotel's location was praised by numerous reviewers. They found it close to highway access, public transit, shopping, restaurants, York University, Canada's Wonderland, Legoland, Tim Hortons and the Rogers Cup.
Many guests were pleased with the hotel's rates. They were described as excellent, affordable, well priced and budget friendly.
Several lodgers enjoyed their accommodations at the hotel. They found their rooms to be clean, spacious, well equipped and quiet, with good Wi-Fi and comfortable beds. A few patrons had complaints about their lodgings, however (see below).
The hotel's staff were the source of several compliments by travellers. They were characterized as friendly, helpful, accommodating and efficient.
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few common complaints about the breakfast and rooms.
Some guests were disappointed with the hotel's free breakfast. They described it as minimal, limited and disappointing, with no fruit, yoghurt or hot items.
Although the majority of reviewers enjoyed their clean and well-equipped rooms, a few lodgers had complaints about their accommodations. They reported dated decor, uncomfortable beds, a lack of hot water and noise transfer from guests and doors slamming in the hallways.
Hotels.com guest reviews rated the hotel 3.5 out of 5 from 209 reviews.
guest reviews rated the hotel 3.5 out of 5 with an 85% recommendation rate from 194 reviews.TripAdvisor.com
guest reviews ranked the hotel #2 of 2 Concord hotels with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 from 164 reviews.The author called the hotel on March 20, 2014 to verify some information.