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Refuge du Faubourg Inn & Cottages Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges

6.4 | Fair
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1-min. drive from Sainte-Anne Ski Resort, on-site restaurant & outdoor pool area

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • A few reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the ski hill
  • A couple of guests found their rooms quiet
  • A couple of reviewers praised the food at the on-site restaurant
Cons
  • Many guests found their rooms dated and in need of renovations
  • A couple of reviewers found the beds uncomfortable
  • A couple of guests complained about inconsistent water temperature in the shower
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Mar 15, 2014
Overview
This hotel is located within a 1-minute drive of the Sainte-Anne Ski Resort, including shopping, restaurants, equipment rentals and the ski lifts. Offering rooms with kitchenettes or full kitchens, this property is well suited for guests who prefer self-catering accommodations.

This property offers a variety of accommodation styles, including hotel rooms, a condo unit and private cottages. 

All hotel rooms include free Wi-Fi, a kitchenette (two-burner stove, mini-fridge, coffeemaker, microwave and dishes), a TV and a washer and dryer. Select hotel rooms also include a fireplace, while the condo unit features three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a separate living area, a full kitchen, a dining table and a fireplace. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are available.

The private cottages feature separate living and bedroom areas, a 50" flat screen TV, a full kitchen (including a dishwasher), a dining area, three bathrooms, free Wi-Fi and a patio. One cottage offers seven bedrooms and a pool table, along with the above-mentioned standard cottage amenities.

Free parking is available on site and pets under 20 lbs are permitted for an additional fee of $15 per night.

The on-site Faubourg Restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Other on-site amenities include an outdoor pool, a hot tub and meeting space. 

Access to Highway 138/360 is about a 4-minute drive away and in the town of Beaupre. The town centre of Beaupre offers shopping and dining. Cap Tourmente Reserve National Park is 17 minutes away by car, while downtown Quebec City is 35 to 40 minutes away by car. Quebec City attractions include the Plains of Abraham, the Quebec Citadel, the Grand Theatre de Quebec, the Galeries de Captiale (shopping centre), and the National Museum of Fine Arts of Quebec.

The Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) is about a 45- to 50-minute drive away. (All driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on March 4, 2014: Pet and smoking policies and wheelchair accessibility.
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The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, the staff were the most complimented aspect of this hotel. Many guests praised the staff for their friendly, welcoming and helpful service.

The rooms were often described as clean, but basic or "no frills", while a couple of guests added that their rooms were spacious and quiet.

A couple of guests guests enjoyed the food at the on-site restaurant, while a few other reviewers appreciated the outdoor pool and hot tub area. However, some guests expressed concerns about the pool area (see below for more details).

A few reviewers found the hotel well located for accessing skiing and the town of Beaupre by car.
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The Bad
There were several common concerns found for this hotel, among the reviews sourced for this editorial.

Many guests described their rooms as dated, worn and in need of renovations. These guests mentioned old kitchen appliances, worn carpeting and a fireplace that didn't work. A couple of other reviewers mentioned that the beds were uncomfortable, while a couple of other guests complained that the water temperature in the shower fluctuated between hot and cold.

A couple of guests said that the in-room TVs were positioned on a bedside table and therefore difficult to watch.

As mentioned above, there were some concerns about the outdoor pool area. A couple of guests did not enjoy accessing the outdoor hot tub in the winter months and said that there was no place to change near the pool, while a couple of other reviewers thought that the hot tub did not appear clean.
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Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 3 out of 5, with 75% of 4 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this inn #1 out of 3 B&Bs and Inns in Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges, with an average score of 3 out of 5, from 45 reviews.

The author called the hotel on March 4, 2014 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
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Map Marker Refuge du Faubourg Inn & Cottages Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges
1910, boulevard des Neiges, Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges, QC