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Chatham, Canada
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is one of the best hotels, if not the best hotel in Canada. I booked folks from all around the Province into the Hotel for a two day meeting and they went away amazed. Fantastic customer service, and the artwork and rooms were spectacular. The hotel management and staff were a joy to deal with. And to top it...

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THotelManager2016, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share such lovely feedback about your recent stay with us at Retro Suites Hotel. We are so delighted that you feel our property offers 6 star service! Retro Suites and Chilled Cork would welcome the opportunity to host your next conference!

Chatham, Canada
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Rooms looked amazing! The employees were very friendly and informative, answering any and all questions we had. Food was delicious and fast! Definitely recommend Retro Suites to anyone looking to stay in Chatham!

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THotelManager2016, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you so much for your review! We hope to see you & your family on your next trip to Chatham!

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved our stay at this hotel! We were there for a tournament and spent our time checking out everyone's rooms. They were all uniquely beautiful and the attention to detail was amazing! The rooms are spacious and all individually themed. Truly a beautiful hotel to check out if you are in Chatham. We also checked out the restaurant...

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THotelManager2016, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Retro Suites & Chilled Cork, and for sharing your feedback with us. We enjoyed reading just how much you were impressed with our facility! Thank you for your kind words of support, and we hope to welcome you back to Retro Suites and Chilled Cork in the near future.

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent overnight in Chatham Jan 4 to attend the visitation and funeral for my brother. After booking the Chardonnay, queen room a few days in advance, we discovered that we needed to ask for an early check in because we needed to be at the funeral home earlier. I called and Nathan said, " no problem"....

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THotelManager2016, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

First of all, please accept my deepest condolences for you and your family. Secondly, thank you very much for your feedback, and for your recommendation! We will ensure to pass along your kind remarks to the team at the front desk! We appreciate you taking the time to share your review.

Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The hotel was vintage and unusual. Each room has been dedicated to a theme which makes staying here fun and filled with curiosity. You want to see all of the rooms. The staff are very friendly and if asked will show you one of many of their themed rooms. We stayed in the the Rouge room, which was coloured in...

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THotelManager2016, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed every aspect of your stay. I will be sure to pass along your kind comments to the rest of the team. From everyone here at Retro Suites Hotel, we wish you safe travels and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a night over the Holidays. This is a very unique hotel and a real asset for Chatham-Kent. Service, room and food were all great! I plan to return and try another themed room. Very highly recommended!

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THotelManager2016, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you for your glowing review! I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed Retro Suites Hotel, as well as Chilled Cork Restaurant. We look forward to the opportunity to see you on your next trip to Chatham. Happy Holidays to you and your family.

Chatham, Canada
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My wife really liked it, it's definitely a unique experience. With the themed rooms and the rambling, disorienting interior structure. I will say it was very well signed and needed to be. For me, however not being quite as much of a romantic, the lack of amenities and the location were a downer. Give me a pool, a hot tub,...

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THotelManager2016, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you for your review, I am glad to hear that your wife enjoyed our hotel. For your next visit, we offer many wonderful little perks such as: complimentary passes to GoodLife Fitness, Yoga, and Seasonal golf packages! From all of us here at Retro Suites Hotel, we wish you safe travels and look forward to welcoming you back again very...

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We had the "Cottage" room. Wow beautiful! 2 floors of absolutely wonderful decor. I would love to return! I bet all the other rooms are just as amazing!! Front desk also on their game just a over all great Retro Hotel.

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THotelManager2016, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at Retro Suites Hotel for your Christmas Party. We couldn't have been happier to read how you described your visit. We will ensure that your kind comments directed towards the staff are passed on for the entire team to see. Thank you for sharing your feedback, we hope to welcome you back soon and...

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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

This is by far the most amazing hotel I have ever stayed at! The company rented 5 rooms for employees and spouses to stay in after our Christmas Party, The entire place is absolutely amazing, from the dinner they served us to the decor of the entire hotel was very much stunning. The rooms were all different and the details...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience; it was an absolute pleasure to have hosted your Christmas Party! You can see how our property is becoming No.1 for Weddings, Christmas Parties, and business meetings! I am thrilled that you had a wonderful stay with us. I will be sure to pass along your kind comments...

Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is a top quality hotel. It is so well decorated that it might as well be a museum. I enjoyed my stay there and this is where I will return every time that I am in town. The restaurant serves very good food too!

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Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Retro Suites Hotel & Chilled Cork Restaurant. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to all of our staff as I know they will...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Artfully nestled in historic downtown Chatham, The Retro Suites is a first class hotel with comfort, elegance and style that will surpass all your expectations. Being the only hotel downtown, guests are always a short walk from fine dining, shopping and live theatre. Our 35 guest suites are all individually appointed and create a one of a kind experience that is uniquely yours. With over 2,500 square feet of event space our venue is ideal for any corporate event, wedding ceremony or reception. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Retro Suites Hotel

Address: 2 King St W, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 1C6, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Chatham-Kent > Chatham
Price Range: £96 - £154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Retro Suites Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Retro Hotel Chatham
Retro Suites Hotel Chatham, Ontario
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