Peninsula Inn

Motel-style property on Highway 17 with an on-site restaurant

  • Free Wi-Fi, free airport shuttle service and free parking
  • A couple of reviewers found their rooms generally comfortable
  • One guest praised the food at the on-site restaurant
  • One guest found the bed uncomfortable
Free Wi-Fi
Free Shuttle
Free Parking
Editor's Review
Updated Oct 21, 2013
This property is situated on Highway 17, part of the Trans-Canada system, and is well located for guests who prefer quick highway access. This hotel is also located adjacent to a gas station, within a 1-minute drive of Marathon Airport (CYSP).

All rooms include free Wi-Fi, a flat screen TV, a mini-fridge, a desk, an iron and ironing board, a clock radio and individual climate control. This is a motel-style property with all rooms at ground level with exterior corridors.

Free parking is available on site and free shuttle service to the airport is offered and travel may be arranged with the front desk directly. The Marathon Airport (CYSP) is within a 12-minute walk or a 1-minute drive.

The on-site Marinos Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Other hotel features include guest fax/copy service, vending machines, free newspapers and a 24-hour front desk. Pets are permitted in select rooms.

The Peninsula Golf Course is a 4-minute drive away. The city centre area of Marathon, which includes shopping, dining and the Marathon Theatre, is about 7 minutes away by car. The Lake Superior waterfront is a 10-minute drive away. (All driving estimates: Google Maps)
The Good
There were only three recent guest reviews available for this analysis, at the time this editorial was written. Among those reviews, a couple of guests agreed that the rooms were generally comfortable.

One guest praised the food at the on-site restaurant, while another reviewer said that this hotel provided convenient access to the highway.
The Bad
As mentioned above, there were very few guest reviews available at the time this analysis was published. Among those limited reviews, one guest found the bed and the room in general to be uncomfortable.
Show Sources
Sources ranked this hotel #3 out of 6 hotels in Marathon, with an average score of 3 out of 5, based on 14 reviews. (Only two of these reviews were written within a year of this editorial being written) rated this hotel 4 out of 5, with 1 guest recommending the property, based on 1 review.

On October 8, 2013, the author made multiple calls to the hotel to confirm some information, but was unable to reach a front desk agent. The author used, and as sources for writing the overview.
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.
Map Marker Peninsula Inn
17 Highway North, Marathon, ON