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Haliburton, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed one night during a long journey. My room was comfortable and very clean. Check-in was fast and friendly. After leaving, I discovered that I had left my camera in the room. I was worried, but after contacting Noel at the Hotel, I was put at ease. Jay posted my camera shortly thereafter and I received it safe and sound...

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Kitchener
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In my opinion this is the best place to stay, if you are a snowmobiler. Jay and his family, treat you like family and are always more than ready to help you in anyway. I did not personally stay there this year, but my husband and his friend, were there for 7 days snowmobiling. As usual the rooms were clean...

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Cobourg
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Not fancy but comfortable accommodations. Great for snowmobilers with parking for trucks and trailers. The owner was super friendly and did everything he could to assist us. He even fast tracked the cleaning of our rooms (3) so we could check in early. We had a breakdown of a machine and he also let us check out with a credit...

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Decent facility to stay at if you find yourself stuck in Cochrane for the night. Friendly family run operation. Clean rooms - though in need of refurbishing. I choose this motel because of their pet friendly policy. An extra $15 for your pet which is fairly standard. However, for the charge, I figure my dog was entitled to sleep on...

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thriftlodgesouth, General Manager at Thriftlodge Cochrane South, responded to this review

Thank you very much see you next time

Slave Lake, Canada
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The owner here didn't know what he was doing. My plans changed and I needed to stay another week, so I let them know and all was well. I went in the next morning and the dad or grandpa said I didn't tell them and he booked it online and had to "honour the online system". So I went outside...

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thriftlodgesouth, General Manager at Thriftlodge Cochrane South, responded to this review

Dear guest first of all you were very lucky that my uncle gave you room with 4 pets we allowed only 2 pets per room after one day house keeping staff has reported that there are 8 dogs in room after you left we coudn't even rent that room for 3 days bec, of it was so much mess we...

Jervaulx, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Any one traveling Hwy11 in either direction I would recommend staying at the thriftlodge Cochrane. I stayed there Thursday October 7th 2016,this is the nicest,cleanest place I have stayed in Canada since arriving on September 25th 2016,this motel is really good value for money to,it looks good and clean from the parking lot out side and when you step in...

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thriftlodgesouth, General Manager at Thriftlodge Cochrane South, responded to this review

Thank you very much see you next time

Peterborough, Ontario
Reviewed 29 September 2016

You get what you pay for. The room smelled horrible, and was very tiny. Even found a hair inside the sheets.

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thriftlodgesouth, General Manager at Thriftlodge Cochrane South, responded to this review

Dear customer if room smelled bad we have phone facility in all the rooms you should dial 0 and make complain our staff would have been changed your room right away if the room was smelled horrible how did u spend a night. second thing we use special spray for our rooms no one complained before. abt size of room...

Newbrook
Reviewed 13 September 2016

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Reviewed 10 September 2016

The man who runs it is beyond rude! As a tourist he VERY poorly reflects Cochrane and would most certainly turn travelers away from future visits (I actually cut my trip short by a few days as a result) I had a drunk man pounding on my motel door till 5 in the morning. This motel claims to be open...

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thriftlodgesouth, General Manager at Thriftlodge Cochrane South, responded to this review

Dear mam our staff would never behave like that to any one it has never happened before > i have spoke to my employee he did said that there was a lady came to get a coffee at night but he did not behaved rudely with you. > about knocking your door middle of night. we have phone facilities in...

Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewed 1 September 2016

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Thriftlodge Cochrane South

Address: 50 Highway 11 South, Cochrane, Ontario P0L 1C0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > Cochrane
Price Range: €53 - €68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Thriftlodge Cochrane South 1.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“If there have been recent renovations claimed, check the room before paying.”
wandering_LK, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Check with the owners when you check in, if the room is ready, they will let you check in early at no extra charge”
karedeveau, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“all motel rooms is good”
stiverronny, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
“room size is huge very comfy bed”
w0ml, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“This place was excellent, clean and comfortable. Will stay here again. The best place to stay and we will be returning. w”
AudreyH58, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
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