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Less than 20 minutes from downtown Montreal, guests praised value and customer service

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free continental breakfast, free parking
  • Numerous guests were pleased with the hotel's location and close proximity to downtown Montreal
  • Many reviewers felt the hotel provided good value for the money they paid
  • The hotel's staff were a source of several compliments by lodgers
Cons
  • Several guests complained of cigarette odours in the hallway and in their non-smoking rooms
  • The Wi-Fi signal was a source of disappointment for some reviewers
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Jan 2, 2013
Overview
Located on Highway 134 and roughly 3 km south of Brossard's city centre, the Econo Lodge Brossard is suited to road travellers requiring an economical stay with easy highway access near downtown Montreal (about a 17-minute drive).

This hotel has 73 air-conditioned guest rooms and suites, all of which offer free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a coffee/tea maker, a desk, a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. Standard rooms offer one queen or two double beds, while king suites with jetted tubs are also available. Local calls and p
arking are free and a maximum of one pet is permitted per room for a fee of $10 per night. This hotel is not wheelchair accessible.

A free continental breakfast is served to all guests, and other nearby dining options include Pizza Hut (around the corner) and Cafe Ramses, which can be found about 3 minutes down the street on foot.

TEN30 District (French translation: Quartier DIX30), is Brossard's largest shopping and entertainment district, and is roughly an 8-minute drive east of the Econo Lodge Brossard, while Les 4 Glaces ice rinks can be found 9 minutes north by car. Montreal Casino and Old Montreal are approximately a 17-minute drive northwest, while Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) is about a 25-minute drive westward (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets stay for a fee of $10 per pet per night. (Call date: December 28, 2012).
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The Good
The majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive with much praise going to the hotel's location, value, and staff.

Numerous guests described the hotel as close to highway access, downtown and old Montreal, a grocery store, a liquor store, Tim Horton's, and other local restaurants. It was mentioned this was a quiet suburban location within close proximity to downtown Montreal attractions.

According to many reviewers, this hotel provided good value. The rates were described as reasonable, and one guest remarked, "the value for the money was fair". The free parking and included breakfast were also cited as adding to the hotel's appeal.

The hotel's staff were a source of several compliments by lodgers. They were described as professional, accommodating and courteous.
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The Bad
While many of the reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a couple common complaints among them, which included cigarette odours, and the Wi-Fi service.

Several reviewers reported smelling cigarette odours during their stay. These guests were in non-smoking rooms and complained of smelling cigarette smoke in their rooms, as well as in the hallways.

Some guests were disappointed with the Wi-Fi signal and reported not being able to log in and slow speeds.
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Show Sources
Sources
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 8.2 out of 10 from 36 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com
guest reviews ranked the hotel #5 out of 9 Brossard hotels from 21 reviews.

Expedia.com guest reviews rated the hotel 3.9 out of 5 with a 79% recommendation rate from 14 reviews.

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets stay for a fee of $10 per pet per night. (Call date: December 28, 2012).
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.
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Map Marker Econolodge Brossard
8350 Boulevard Taschereau, Brossard, QC