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Highly praised Vaughan Mills hotel near mall with indoor pool, lounge and free parking

  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking, free newspapers and pets stay free
  • Many guests found the location convenient for accessing Hwy 400 and the Vaughan Mills shopping centre
  • Many reviewers found the beds comfortable
  • Several guests described their rooms as clean and well appointed
  • A couple of reviewers enjoyed the on-site pool and fitness centre
  • A few guests complained about the food served at the on-site pantry
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Jan 17, 2015
This hotel is situated within the Vaughan Mills business park and is within a 3-minute walk of the Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre, including LegoLand. This property is well located for both leisure and business travellers and access to Highway 400 is within a 5-minute drive.

All rooms are smoke free and include free Wi-Fi, free bottled water, walk-in showers, a 42" flat screen TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a desk, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer, a safe, nine-foot ceilings and individual climate control. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are also available.

Free parking is available on site and pets under 40 lbs are permitted in select rooms at no additional charge.

The on-site Re:Fuel is a quick-food pantry that is open 24 hours and serves pre-prepared food. This hotel also has an on-site bar and lounge.

Other on-site amenities include a fitness centre, an indoor heated pool, free newspapers, a business centre and meeting space.

Canada's Wonderland, an amusement park, is 7 minutes away by car, while access to Highway 401 is a 10- to 15-minute drive away. The Toronto Zoo is a 30- to 40-minute drive away, while downtown Toronto is about 35 minutes away by car. Downtown attractions include the Royal Ontario Museum (the ROM), the Hockey Hall of Fame, the CN Tower, the Rogers Centre, the Air Canada Centre and Yonge-Dundas Square.

The Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) is 15 to 20 minutes away by car, depending on traffic. (All driving time estimates: Google Maps)
The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, many guests described generally satisfactory stays at this hotel.

Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the Vaughan Mills shopping centre and Highway 400.

The rooms were found to be comfortable, by many guests. The rooms were described as clean, generally comfortable and well appointed with modern furnishings, by several guests, while one reviewer found the hotel "visually appealing". A few reviewers added that the rooms were spacious, while a couple of guests appreciated the walk-in showers.

The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly, accommodating and helpful service. However, there were several common concerns found for this hotel.

A couple of guests enjoyed the fitness centre and indoor pool area.
The Bad
There were a couple of common concerns found for this hotel, among the reviews sourced for this editorial. 

A few guests did not like the food served at the on-site pantry, particularly the selection of food served for breakfast.

As mentioned above, several guests complained about the service they received. These guests found the front desk agents they encountered to be unfriendly, disorganized and lacking knowledge about the surrounding area.

Show Sources
Sources gave this hotel an average score of 4.4 out of 5, with 96% of 330 guests recommending the property. ranked this hotel #6 out of 12 hotels in Vaughan, with an average score of 4.5 out of 5, from 188 reviews.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
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