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Rollo Bay Inn Souris

6.0 | Fair

Dedicated, friendly staff, within a 10-minute drive of the ferry to Cap Aux Meules

  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Excellent customer service, according to guests
  • Guests liked this hotel's proximity to the ferry terminal
  • Guests liked their rooms and said that they were clean and spacious
  • Attractive price point, according to guests
  • A few reviewers felt that bedding, furniture and mattresses needed to be replaced
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated May 6, 2013
Located about 6 minutes by car from the nearby ferry terminal to Cap Aux Meules, this hotel is well suited for travellers who require quick access to the ferry.

There are 16 rooms at this hotel, all equipped with free Wi-Fi, free local calls and cable TV. Standard rooms have two double beds or one queen bed with a sofabed. More spacious suites are available and some have a kitchenette (a microwave and mini-fridge). Suites have one king bed.

There is no restaurant on site, but guests can reach an assortment of restaurants within a 5- to 10-minute walk. Free parking is available on site.

This hotel has a convention facility that can accommodate up to 150 guests for meetings, conventions, banquets and receptions.

Breakwater Park, Souris Beach Provincial Park and the Souris Harbour are all within a 5-minute drive of the hotel. Golfers are about a 5-minute drive from Rollo Bay Greens. Basin Head Beach is just over a 10-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Confirmed with a front desk agent: Wi-Fi and parking (Call date: May 4, 2013).
The Good
Summarizing the reviews used for this analysis, many guests had positive experiences when they stayed at this hotel. They commented most frequently on staff and on the hotel's location.

A number of guests liked this hotel's proximity to the ferry (about 6 minutes by car), to Souris Beach Provincial Park (less than a 5-minute drive away) and to Basin Head Beach (just over a 10-minute drive). Guests said that the hotel was located in a quiet neighbourhood.

The customer service at this hotel was of high quality, according to guests. In fact, there were a number of reviews that stated outright that service from staff was the high point of their stay. The staff were described as outstanding and dedicated to customer service.

Guests commonly described their rooms as clean and comfortable. They said that rooms were spacious and that there was enough room to accommodate their needs. However, there were some complaints about furnishings and decor (see below).

Several guests commented favourably on the price point and felt that they received good value for the room rate.
The Bad
While many of the reviews used for this analysis suggested that guests enjoyed their stays at this hotel, there were several complaints from guests who said that this hotel was generally showing its age.

A number of guests said that mattresses were old, lumpy and hard and needed to be replaced.

Guests said that decor was aging and outdated and needed to be freshened up or renovated. Carpets, furniture and bedding were singled out as needing particular attention.

A few guests said that the exterior of the hotel needed maintenance.

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Sources guest reviewers ranked this hotel #1 out of 2 Souris hotels with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. guest reviewers rated this hotel 6.4 out of 10 based on 7 reviews.

The author called the hotel on May 3, 2013 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Heather W.
Analyzed by Heather W.
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Map Marker Rollo Bay Inn Souris
1 Rollo Bay Inn Road, Souris, PE