Located along Montreal's south shore and one minute from the nearest Highway 132 onramp, the Holiday Inn Montreal Longueuil may appeal to travellers who require a hotel with meeting facilities, free parking, and an on-site restaurant close to highway access.
This non-smoking hotel has 142 air-conditioned guest rooms, all of which offer free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a hair dryer, and an iron and ironing board. Standard queen rooms offer two queen beds, while standard king rooms also feature a desk. King executive rooms offer a living area with a sofabed.
Hotel amenities include an indoor pool, a hot tub, a business centre, a fitness room, and meeting/banquet facilities. Accessible rooms are available upon request, parking is free, and pets are not permitted.
On-site dining is offered at L'Atrium (open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner), while other restaurants located nearby include Bistro Cafka and Olivier Restaurant, which can both be found within a 7-minute drive of the hotel.
The Holiday Inn Montreal Longueuil is roughly a 6-minute drive from the Jaques Cartier Bridge, which connects to St. Helen's Island, home of La Ronde amusement park. Montreal Casino and the Canadian Grande Prix can both be found 12 minutes south by car, and downtown Montreal is about a 20-minute drive south of the hotel. Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport (YUL) is roughly a 30-minute drive southwest. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets not permitted, wheelchair accessible. (Call date: January 15, 2013).
The majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive with much praise going to the hotel's location, staff, and rooms.
Numerous reviewers praised the hotel's location. They found it to be close to La Ronde amusement park, the St. Lawrence River, downtown Longueuil, and highway access. One guest remarked the hotel was, "Perfect for those who want to avoid the traffic and fuss of central Montreal".
The hotel's staff were the source of many compliments by guests. They were characterized as friendly, helpful and bilingual, with great service.
Several lodgers enjoyed their accommodations at this hotel. They described their rooms as clean and modern with comfortable beds. It should be noted however, that an equal amount of reviewers found their rooms spacious versus those that found them small.
While most of the reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a couple of common complaints among them, which included noise transfer and poor Wi-Fi signals.
Some guests reported being disturbed by noise transfer during their stay. They reported loud air conditioning units and bathroom fans in their rooms, loud music from a wedding party late at night, and noise from other guests utilizing the ice machines.
A few reviewers had trouble with the free Wi-Fi while at the hotel. They described the internet signal as slow, weak and intermittent.
guest reviews ranked the hotel #3 out of 6 Longueuil hotels from 70 reviews.Booking.com
guest reviews rated the hotel 8.3 out of 10 from 18 reviews.Expedia.com
guest reviews rated the hotel 4.0 out of 5 with an 87% recommendation rate from 15 reviews.
The author called the hotel on January 15, 2013 to verify some information.