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Well-liked northwest Summerside inn with indoor pool, kitchenette rooms and free pet stays

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking, free continental breakfast, pets stay free
  • Several reviewers found the hotel's rates to be affordable and reasonable
  • The on-site restaurant was praised for its good food and service by several patrons
  • Some guests were pleased with the level of customer service they received
Cons
  • Some guests complained of noise transfer during their stay
  • The rooms were reported as needing repairs and upgrades by some reviewers
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Oct 28, 2014
Overview
Located on Highway 2 in northwest Summerside, the Traveller's Inn Summerside is geared towards road travellers who require an economical and pet-friendly hotel with a free breakfast, extended kitchen amenities and easy highway access.

This hotel has 40 air-conditioned guest rooms and suites, each offering one queen or two double beds, free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, and a hair dryer. Rooms with kitchenettes are also available. The hotel offers an indoor pool, free parking, and accessible rooms. Pets stay free of charge.

A free continental breakfast is served at Kristina Dining Room, which also serves lunch and dinner daily. County Fair Mall is a 4-minute drive southeastward.

The Summerside Raceway and Credit Union Place arena are both about a 7-minute drive south of the Econo Lodge Summerside, while the College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts can be found 8 minutes away by car. Summerside Airport (YSU) is roughly a 5-minute drive northwest. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent on March 8, 2013: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets stay free, wheelchair accessible.
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The Good
The majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive with praise going to the hotel's value, restaurant and staff.

Several guests were pleased with the hotel's value. They found the rates to be reasonable and affordable, and cited the free breakfast and no pet fees as factors which contributed to the hotel's worth.

The hotel's restaurant was a source of many compliments by reviewers. They described the food as excellent and tasty, and also reported friendly service and a nice view.

Some guests were pleased with the level of customer service they received. They characterized the staff as pleasant, hospitable and helpful in offering suggestions and directions. It should be noted however, that a few reviewers found the manager (Hal) to be unfriendly.
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The Bad
While the majority of the reviews consulted for this analysis were very positive, there were some common complaints about the rooms and noise transfer.

Noise disturbances were reported by some guests. They described being disturbed by highway noise, housekeeping noise early in the morning, noisy children in the pool area, and guests talking in adjacent rooms.

Some reviewers had complaints about the accommodations. They described their rooms as having old and worn decor and carpets, old TVs, loud and old air-conditioning units and cigarette odours in non-smoking rooms. It should be noted however, that some guests described the opposite and said their rooms as clean and spacious.
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Sources
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #11 out of 12 Summerside hotels from 27 guest reviews.

Expedia.com guest reviews rated the hotel 3.1 out of 5 with a 88% recommendation from 8 reviews.

Hotels.com guest reviews rated the hotel 3.1 out of 5 from 7 reviews.

The author called the hotel on March 8, 2013 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Erin H.
Analyzed by Erin H.
Erin loves to travel, and considers it her personal mission to help fellow travellers get the inside scoop, both good and bad, on Canadian Hotels.
Guest Reviews
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Map Marker Traveller's Inn Summerside
80 All Weather Highway, Summerside, PE