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Reviewed 5 August 2016

We booked a room which we got at the very end, it smelt terribly of smoke (it was a smoking room to be fair), younger son was in another room some way up the corridor, no food available and no drinks, everywhere was shut when we arrived, breakfast is really early so missed it but helpful staff gave me a...

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dseller, Manager at The Harbourfront Inn, responded to this review

We sincerely regret that your recent stay with us was unsatisfactory. First of all, we are very sorry to hear that you were not feeling well. There are many variables in play when travelling, but we would like to assure you that due to the popularity of the breakfast wraps, they are replenished daily. While the operating hours of the...

Albion, New York
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We didn't have a great experience but the price was right. Desk clerk wouldn't budge on room assignment even though I made a good case using internet-posted materials. Hall smelled badly like old socks but the room was OK in that respect. Location is quite remote from amenities, so you're captive to their expensive and not very good breakfast unless...

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dseller, Manager at The Harbourfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting your review. We are glad to hear that your room and our price point were to your liking. We are very sorry that you found the hallway uncomfortable. We constantly strive to provide an environment of comfort to our guests and this summer's humidity level has certainly been a challenge. We are located next door to...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Cigarette burns in my blanket and when they cleaned the room they didn't wash the glasses. We were given two coffee mugs that were dirty. The door from our room leading to the parking lot had a strong odour of cat urine. Cheap rate, cheap room.

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dseller, Manager at The Harbourfront Inn, responded to this review

We are so very sorry that we fell short of your expectations, and frankly, our own as well. Please accept our sincere apology and our assurance that these matters have been brought to the attention of the housekeeping and maintenance staff. We appreciate your feedback, as it presents us the opportunity to focus our attention on these issues.

Barrie
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Stayed here on Canada Day and got a great price on the room. Wasn't expecting to be so close to the fireworks either which worked out well. The guys that were putting on the show stayed here as well. Decided at the last minute to check and see if there were any rooms available here to get our holidays started...

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dseller, Manager at The Harbourfront Inn, responded to this review

Canada Day is a great time to pay us a visit! Our proximity to the fireworks, as well as other celebrations in the park area, is perfect. Also, with 2 restaurants next door, and another within 2-3 minutes walking distance, dining options are close at hand. Thank you for letting us know that all was to your liking. We look...

Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

My husband has been staying at the Harbourfront Inn for business for the last two weeks and I decided to join him for a few days. Was greeted with a smile and friendly welcome. Staff are always pleasant and eager to help if needed. Room is very clean and nice size to live in for 5 days at time. Enjoyed...

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dseller, Manager at The Harbourfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of the Harbourfront Inn. Your detailed feedback is most appreciated and valued. We are thrilled that you found our customer service, rooms and amenities to your liking. We are committed to making our guests feel “at home” and it pleases us to know that you took advantage of that. We...

San Juan Cosala, Mexico
Reviewed 29 June 2016

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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

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Grass Lake, Michigan
Reviewed 19 April 2016

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Waterloo, ON, Canada
Reviewed 29 January 2016

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Bucerias, Mexico
Reviewed 6 November 2015

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“All the rooms look into the parking lot. Rooms in the back have an extra entrance from the parking lot and a door into the hallway.”
 of 5 bubbles hiracheta@gmail.com, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Lower Floors have outside access in and out!”
 of 5 bubbles ChristaK609, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Kingsize room second floor”
 of 5 bubbles LaurettaTimmins, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Lower floor has door to outside. Easy to load and unload car.”
 of 5 bubbles Timing001, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“My room faced east (the road). Nice location, but the sun shone unobstructed right on my pillow at 6 AM. I like that, but maybe you won't!”
 of 5 bubbles hercwanderer, 19 Jun 2015 | Read review
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