This hotel is located in a commercial area of south Regina and there are several stores and restaurants located within a 5-minute walk. This hotel is ideal for business travellers who are looking for a full-service business centre and same-day dry cleaning. This hotel is also well situated for guests who are looking to explore the area by car, as the Trans-Canada Highway can be accessed within a 3-minute drive.
This property is 100% non-smoking and all 140 rooms and suites include free Wi-Fi, free newspapers (delivered to guest rooms), a TV, a work desk, free local calls, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, an iron and ironing board, and individual climate control. Rooms may be furnished with 2 queen beds, 2 king beds, or 1 king bed. Suites at this property offer more spacious accommodations including a separate living area and are furnished with 1 king bed and a sofabed. Select suites may also include a jacuzzi tub.
Free parking is available on site and pets are not permitted. A free breakfast is served daily from 6:30 am - 9:30 am. Other on-site amenities include an indoor pool, a hot tub, a fitness centre, a business centre (print, fax, and copy services), same-day dry cleaning (extra fees apply), ice machines, and safe deposit boxes.
The University of Regina (main campus) is a 5-minute drive from this hotel. The Wascana Waterfowl Park (Goose Island) and the Conexus Arts Centre (performing arts venue) are both 6 minutes away by car. The Saskatchewan Science Centre (museum and IMAX theatre) is an 8-minute drive away.
Downtown attractions can be accessed in about 10 minutes by car and include the Casino Regina (slots, poker, table games, live entertainment, and dining), Cornwall Centre (shopping mall), Wonderland Entertainment (arcade), and Victoria Park. Mosaic Stadium (home of the CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders) is an 11-minute drive from this hotel.
The Regina International Airport (YQR) is 10-minute drive away. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified by a front desk agent on October 11, 2012: The free breakfast is served daily from 6:30 am - 9:30 am.
Positive reviews greatly outnumbered negative reviews for this hotel, among the reviews used for this analysis.
Many guests described their rooms as clean and well maintained. Several reviewers found their rooms to be quiet, and a couple of guests thought that their rooms were spacious. A couple of reviewers mentioned that their beds were comfortable and one guest said that the black-out curtains were effective.
Many reviewers praised the food and selection at the free breakfast. A few guests also mentioned that the dining area was large and that the staff frequently replenished breakfast items.
The staff were frequently complimented and guests described the front desk agents as friendly, helpful, and quick to provide directions. One reviewer said that the customer service was "great".
Many guests found the location easy to access from the Trans-Canada Highway. Many reviewers mentioned that the location was convenient for accessing area attractions by car. A few guests found several restaurants nearby.
Several reviewers thought that the room rates were reasonable and guests mentioned the following on-site amenities as value-added features: free breakfast, indoor pool, hot tub, and fitness centre.
As mentioned above, positive reviews for this property greatly outnumbered negative reviews, among the reviews sourced for this analysis. However, there were a few common concerns mentioned by guests.
Several reviewers complained about an unpleasant odour in the hotel lobby and halls. A couple of guests described the odour as a "bathroom or sewage smell".
A few guests were disturbed by noise from neighbouring rooms and the halls. These guests described hearing TVs and footsteps. One reviewer said that noise from the pool area was disruptive.
One guest was disappointed that this hotel did not have a coin-operated laundry facility on site.
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 4.1 out of 5.0, with 86% of 14 guests recommending the property.
TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #9 out of 27 properties in Regina, from 75 guest reviews.
Hotels.com gave this property an average score of 4.8 out of 5.0, based on 24 reviews.
Verified by a front desk agent on October 11, 2012: The free breakfast is served from 6:30 am - 9:30 am.