Located a 1-minute drive from the nearest Trans-Canada Highway on-ramp and about an 8-minute drive from downtown St. Jerome, the Super 8 Saint Jerome is geared towards road travellers who require an economical stopover hotel with an on-site spa and free continental breakfast. The games room, indoor pool and waterslide make this a good choice for families travelling with children.
This non-smoking hotel has 100 air-conditioned guest rooms and suites, all of which offer free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a reclining chair, a desk, an iron and ironing board and a hair dryer. Standard rooms offer one king or two queen beds, while some rooms offer additional amenities such as a jetted tub, a fireplace, three queen beds and a sitting area with a sofabed.
Hotel amenities include an indoor pool with a waterslide, a spa, a fitness room, a business centre, meeting/banquet space, massage services, a games room, free parking and a free continental breakfast. Pets weighing 20 lbs or less are permitted for an additional $15 per pet per night, and accessible rooms are available upon request. This hotel has elevators.
Wendy's Restaurant and Tim Horton's are next door to the hotel, while Saint Jerome Cathedral is about a 7-minute drive away. Carrefour du Nord offers shopping approximately 7 minutes away by car, and Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) is a 35-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets permitted for $15/pet per night, wheelchair accessible. (Call date: April 8, 2013).
The majority of the reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, with much praise going to the hotel's location, pool and value.
Numerous guests were pleased with the hotel's location. They found it close to shopping, restaurants, highway access, Tim Hortons, skiing and Saint Jerome's downtown area. Guests also liked that it is located halfway between Saint Sauveur and Montreal.
The hotel's pool and waterslide were complimented by many lodgers with children, who described them as fun and entertaining. One guest remarked that it made their stay unforgettable.
Several reviewers were pleased with the hotel's value. They described the prices as good, reasonable and affordable, and also felt the free breakfast added to the hotel's overall worth. Many guests mentioned enjoying the quality and selection of food at the free breakfast, although some reviewers had issues with the breakfast area (see below).
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few common complaints about noise transfer and the breakfast area.
A few guests complained of noise transfer during their stays. They reported hearing loud children running up and down the hallways, as well as guests in adjacent rooms and overhead.
While the majority of guests were pleased with the selection and quality of the free breakfast, some had complaints about the breakfast area. These reviewers found the breakfast area too small, and especially crowded when the hotel was at full capacity, leading them to eat next door at Tim Hortons instead.
Expedia.com guest reviews rated the hotel 4.2 out of 5 with a 93% recommendation rate from 95 reviews.
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 8.3 out of 10 from 74 reviews.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #3 out of 6 St. Jerome hotels with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 from 41 reviews.
The author called the hotel on April 8, 2013 to verify some information.