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Well-liked North Battleford hotel with indoor pool and rooms with kitchenette and jacuzzi

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking, airport shuttle, local calls
  • The rooms were clean, comfortable and spacious, according to many guests
  • Several guests thought the location was easy to find and convenient to restaurants
  • The beds were comfortable, said several reviewers
  • Many guests said the staff were friendly, helpful and courteous
  • Many guests enjoyed the free breakfast and the breakfast area of the hotel
  • Many guests found their rooms to be quiet
Cons
  • A couple of guests said the breakfast could use more protein or hot items
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Shuttle
Free Parking
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Editor's Analysis
Updated Mar 10, 2015
Overview
Located right on Hwy 16 or Yellowhead Hwy (aka Railway Avenue East in town), the Gold Eagle is a 5-minute drive from the city centre and 6 minutes from the North Battleford Airport. It's next door to the Kihiw Restaurant (2-minute walk) and big-box shopping centre with fast food eateries (4-minute walk). This hotel is handy for the air traveller by offering a free airport shuttle service to and from the airport and also to those travelling by car and needing good highway access.

Each room comes with flat screen cable TV, a Keurig coffeemaker, an iron and ironing board, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a hair dryer, free local calls and free Wi-Fi. Room extras may include a separate bedroom, extra TV, a microwave, a sofa bed, a jetted tub, a vanity sink, conference table and a full-size kitchen. The hotel offers a 2-level penthouse suite with large living room and dining room with fireplace, jetted tub, microwave and mini-fridge. Accessible rooms are also offered.

On-site parking is available free of charge. A complimentary continental breakfast which includes make-your-own waffles and hard-boiled eggs is also included in all room rates.

Other hotel features include an indoor saltwater pool, a hot tub, a fitness centre, a steam room, a sauna, a business centre, meeting space and an ATM machine. Guest laundry facilities are also available.

A complimentary round-trip airport shuttle service to the North Battleford Airport is provided in cooperation with Crown Cabs, who should be contacted upon arrival at the airport. (Call Crown Cabs directly at 306-445-8155 to arrange for pick-up).

Western Development Museum is about 4 minutes by car from the hotel.  Boston Pizza, Tim Hortons and Burger King, are all within a 1-minute drive (or 4-minute walk) from the hotel and located in the big-box shopping centre next door, which includes a Shopper's Drug Mart, Mark's Work Wearhouse, Walmart and Canadian Tire. (All driving and walking estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent on April 7, 2014: Free breakfast, free parking, free local calls, free Wi-Fi, and free airport shuttle goes to the North Battleford Airport
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The Good
The majority of reviews used for this analysis were positive with guests complimenting the rooms, the staff, the location and the beds.

The rooms received rave reviews from many guests and were described as clean, comfortable and spacious. Some guests thought the rooms were well kept, while a few described the rooms as spotless. The beds, according to several reviewers, were comfortable and the linens were clean. Some guests appreciated having a microwave and mini-fridge in their rooms and others said the rooms were nicely appointed.

The staff received praise from many reviewers and were described as friendly, courteous and accommodating, going out of their way to help guests. 

According to several guests, the location was easy to find and convenient to restaurants.

Additionally, some guests thought the breakfast was better than the average continental breakfast, mentioned the courtesy of the breakfast staff and that the supply of food was fresh and plentiful.

Many guests complimented the pool area of the hotel, and said the pool looked inviting and clean.

Some guests thought the hotel provided good value.
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The Bad
Most of the reviews read for this analysis were overwhelmingly positive, however, some guests did offer their critique of the hotel. Criticisms did not take on any one theme, but were somewhat isolated in nature.

A couple of guests said the breakfast could use more hot or protein items.

One guest said he could hear footsteps from guests on the floor above. Another guest missed having a safe deposit box in the guest room. Another guest was disappointed that the front desk staff did not arrange for a late check-out with the housekeeping staff, but directed him to arrange it directly with housekeeping. One guest said she encountered unfriendly treatment from the staff.


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TripAdvisor.com ranked this hotel #1 out of 8 hotels in North Battleford with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 based on 99 reviews.

Expedia.ca rated this hotel hotel 4.6 out of 5 with a 100% recommendation rate based on 15 reviews.

Verified with a front desk agent on April 7, 2014: Free breakfast, free parking, free local calls, free Wi-Fi, airport shuttle goes to the North Battleford Airport
Editor's Analysis by Jennee R.
Analyzed by Jennee R.
Jennee loves to travel and loves to live vicariously through others to help them find the right place to rest their heads while away from home.
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Rated 9.0/10 based on 148 reviews

Ranked #1 out of 5 hotels in North Battleford

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Map Marker Gold Eagle Lodge North Battleford
12004 Railway Avenue East, North Battleford, SK