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Wahnapitae (Sudbury)Ontario
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Stayed for one night Aug 22 2016, had a reservation. Greeted by very friendly and helpful owner. She even gave m a glass of milk for my coffee from her own frig(coffee mate and I don't get along) Room bright while walls clean carpet lovely crisp white bed linen and cover. Frig microwave coffee maker and T.V. air conditioned. Bathroom... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We expected a vintage motel but this place was a huge disappointment. I did not feel comfortable showering there; the tub and fixtures were rusty and the bathtub needed regrouting, inside and out. The grounds of the Motel were unkept - the place looked somewhat abandoned. Unfortunately, there isn't a lot of choice in the area, but I wouldn't recommend... More 

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Thank Corinne B
Toronto, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We've been staying at this motel for a lot years now every time we go to visit family but with the new management I would never go back. The quaint pictures on the walls have been painted over and now are all white. They've removed all the bed spreads and replaced them with white sheets????? The furniture was all falling... More 

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Redbridge, ON
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We stayed last night, after a concert in Sundridge, just up the road. It's basic, and complete--good beds, good pillows, clean, microwave, coffeemaker, fridge, free WiFi, obviously new carpet, very friendly front desk. Needs a little TLC--obviously the new highway which by-passes all the little communities on the old one has hurt the communities, and places like this. It. Is.... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015

I booked this motel with because it said it was a 13 minute drive from Algonquin Park. It was 1 hour and 22 minutes away from the main entrance to Algonquin (according to google maps). I did not end up staying there and called and told them that it was too far from where I was. I booked through booking.com... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We had a school course that had some unexpected equipment difficulties that could not be overcome on the water, so we had to take out a day early. By the time we had arrived, we had been paddling/portage for 11 hours, plus take out time and driving out, so we were happy to find the former "hippy dippy" motel. Expectations... More 

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1 Thank David A
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Where do I start? The shock horror of walking into the room was something I cannot explain. The walls were painted bright blue skies with bright green frogs kissing, with stars, Christmas trees, mushrooms with mustaches and blue sunflowers with sad faces. A blue Phoenix with a stomach shaped like a wine bottle - believe me, I stared at the... More 

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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51 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We stayed at this motel for one night while visiting someone in the area. The room was clean and the beds and pillows were comfortable. The walls were painted in a colourful mural style that was interesting. Quite a sight upon first opening my eyes in the morning. There was a small fridge, microwave and coffee maker. The TV was... More 

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ontario canada
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night. Park-like setting just out of town, set back from the highway. Lots of birds and chipmunks. Check in...very friendly owner. Full breakfast included! Older room, brightly painted. Very clean and well maintained. Fridge, microwave, coffee maker. Bed was very comfortable. Really enjoyed our stay. Recommended.

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Ottawa, Canada
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This was our 2nd stay at the easily overlooked Algonquin Motel in the tiny town of South River. (Our children have annually attended the VERY good & high recommended Hockey Opportunity Camp and with an early Sat. morning pick-up, it is necessary to secure some overnight local accomodations.) The Algonquin is less than a minute from the rink and is... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A groovy funky Motel! Summer or Winter, we are at the heart of your next outdoor adventure. Our rooms are very well appointed and extremely well maintained. Your comfort is our first concern. Come and enjoy the best of the 'Great North Woods' from your room with us. We know all the spots to see, even the ones that know one else will tell you about...... Yup...... even there! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Algonquin Motel

Address: 81N Highway 11 | halfway between Hunstville and North Bay, South River, Ontario P0A 1X0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > South River
Price Range: €84 - €92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Algonquin Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Algonquin Motel And Restaurant
Algonquin Motel & Restaurant Hotel South River
Algonquin Hotel Park
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