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Commando Motel

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The Pas, Canada
Reviewed 21 August 2016

the new owner, Clayton, is remodelling the rooms. very clean, and comfortable, at a budget price. Suited my needs. BBQ, and firepit are available. I will stay there again. Microwave, fridge, TV, comfy bed, clean, quiet and hot water. That is all I needed. Clayton also provided advice on local attractions and shops, as well provided plates and cutlery. He...

Thank TravellingShawn
Newmarket, Canada
Reviewed 4 September 2014

The owner makes this place, she is helpful, provides local knowledge and makes you feel welcome. Also helps that the beds are comfortable! Great value for money, fridge, coffee and microwave in the room. Will stay again next time in Cochrane.

3Thank Ian G
North America
Reviewed 29 July 2014

I stayed at this motel in July 2014 for 2 nights. It is clean and everything worked in the rooms I stayed in. I took the train to Moosonee and left my car at the motel. No safety issues. Barb the new owner is quite helpful and sure makes you feel welcome.

3Thank MexTripper
North America
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Considering you are paying a budget price don't expect the Royal York. The motel is not pretending to be a "Best Western", but for the cost difference a couple can go out for a very nice dinner including a drink. You should also remember that you are approaching the far north of Ontario and things generally are a lot simpler....

3Thank MexTripper
Comber, Canada
Reviewed 27 April 2014

It's under new management and it's worth staying, very clean, quiet and a safe place to stay and the owner is awesome! I will always stay in this motel and will recommend it to friends it's worth the stay! Affordable and reasonable too and everything is just around the corner

2Thank jnyoung1959
Reviewed 13 December 2013 via mobile

This motel is VERY VERY CLEAN. I work as a home cleaner and there wasn't a single thing missed. It was beautiful. So clean! And nice sheets :) I recently stayed at the Commando Motel. I came in exhausted and wretched from the long drive and stress etc. I had only planned to stay one night and Barbara (the owner...

4Thank Alexandrahartmann
Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 9 December 2013

My handicapped sister and myself stayed with Barbara Crouch and the Commando Motel for 4 nights during our visit to the area. We travelled on the Polar Bear Express and stayed in Moosonee for the only other night. To me, a business reflects it's owner...I highly recommend the Commando Motel to anyone seeking a warm, comfortable, clean, quiet, and organized...

3Thank Frankieflame
Mission, Canada
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Memo to “TRIPADVISOR” Monday November 25, 2013 When I am travelling and need a place to stay while away from home, I look for accommodation that meets these criteria: 1. Safe 2. Clean 3. Affordable, and 4 Conveniently located. The first three criteria should be self explanatory. The fourth one refers to location relative to the activities I intend to...

4Thank Cyril H
Northerngirl1966, Owner at Commando Motel, responded to this review

Cyril, it was a complete pleasure having you stay at my motel. You are welcome to return again any time. :) :) Barbara

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2012

We booked a room by visiting the motel in person as we needed a room on arrival at Cochrane on our way back from Moosoone from train. The motel owner confirmed the reservation and took the credit card details. On the day of arrival at the Motel, the manager had simply disappeared. She was not available at her office and...

3Thank Alltraveller1099
Thunder Bay
Reviewed 27 March 2012

I was travelling to Toronto and since I had I stayed at this property two years ago upon the suggestion of a friend (not to be confused with a recommendation) I figured I would visit it again. Two years ago the motel was old but not unpleasant and was pretty much what I expected for the price, especially at a...

5Thank jest4fun

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
June 1, 2016 Under New Ownership Please call for information ... more   less 

Additional Information about Commando Motel

Address: 80 Seventh Avenue South, Cochrane, Ontario P0L 1C0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > Cochrane
Price Range: €40 - €44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“On my second night I was in room # 1 which was quite nice.”
MexTripper, 29 Jul 2014 | Read review
“I had two different rooms on two different nights and I liked the # 1 room.”
MexTripper, 20 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Any room is worth the stay”
jnyoung1959, 27 Apr 2014 | Read review
“There are 3 different sets of stairs...they vary in height and number...less if you move further from the road.”
Frankieflame, 9 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Avoid room#2, it has a poorly designed washroom”
MrBooge, 18 Oct 2011 | Read review
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