OverviewLocated under a minute from the nearest Highway 410 interchange on Highway 112 and an 11-minute drive from Sherbrooke's city centre, the Quality Hotel & Suites is suited to business and vacation travellers travelling by car who require a hotel with in-room microwaves and mini-fridges, with easy highway access.
This hotel has 44 air-conditioned guest rooms and suites, each offering free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a desk, an iron and ironing board, and a hair dryer. Standard rooms offer one king or two double beds, while rooms with a microwave, a mini-fridge and a jetted tub are also available.
Hotel amenities include a seasonal outdoor pool, a business centre and free parking. Pets are not permitted, and the hotel offers wheelchair accessible rooms.
Restaurants close by include Eggs-Fruit (next door) and Brasserie La Seigneurie, which is 3 minutes away on foot. Shopping can be found at Les Promenades King (a 5-minute drive northeast of the hotel).
Sherbrooke's Museum of Science and Nature is about an 8-minute drive northeast, while Bishop's University is a 15-minute drive southeastward. Parc du Mont-Bellevue is approximately an 8-minute drive east, and Montreal/Saint-Hubert Airport (YHU) is one hour and 30 minutes west by car. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent on March 12, 2013: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets not permitted, wheelchair accessible.
The GoodThe majority of reviews compiled for this analysis offered praise for the hotel's staff, rooms and location.
Many reviewers offered compliments to the hotel's staff and characterized them as attentive, polite, and helpful with restaurant recommendations.
The hotel's rooms were praised by numerous guests. They were described as clean, well equipped, spacious, nicely furnished, and well maintained with comfortable beds.
Several lodgers were pleased with the hotel's location. They found it to be easy to locate, as well as close to Sherbrooke University, highway access, downtown Sherbrooke, restaurants and shopping.
While the majority of reviewers felt positively about the hotel, a couple of common complaints were mentioned about noise transfer and the lack of an elevator.
Some guests were disappointed with the level of noise transfer during their stay. They reported noise from children's sports teams running and yelling in the hallways, as well as from noisy guests in adjacent rooms. It should be noted however, that the majority of reviewers found their rooms to be quiet.
A few lodgers complained about the hotel's lack of an elevator. They described the inconvenience of walking up the stairs with their luggage, and recommended those with mobility issues book rooms on the first floor.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #5 out of 15 Sherbrooke Hotels from 26 guest reviews.
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 7.6 out of 10 from 22 reviews.
Hotels.com guest reviews rated the hotel 4 out of 5 from 30 reviews.
The author called the hotel on March 12, 2013 to verify some information.