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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

As some other people have said, the photos don't do hotel justice. The rooms are newly renovated and clean. Nice beds, sheets etc...Air conditioning was nice this summer. Our King room had corner fireplace - i think electric...You pick up keys at bar downstairs LOL. Stayed for a couple of beers at pub and the food is pretty good there.... More 

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

In the quaint town of Minden, Ont., nestled in the main street among the many merchants, is a wonderful gem of a place...the Dominion HotelPub! My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night(weekend) stay. There are 6 rooms, all cozy, clean and modern with a flair of country charm. Our lovely room had a very nice view of the... More 

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1 Thank Tammy S
San Jose, California
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Nicely furnished rooms at the middle of the town. Good bed and clean bathrooms. Windows need some fixing though. The staff are friendly and accommodating. There's a restaurant/bar downstairs but the food is only average.

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1 Thank Elladen
Tecumseh, Canada
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234 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015

In the Ontario vernacular, a "hotel" is not just a place to stay, but rather a place to have a drink or two. We stopped in at this hotel, while on a motorcycle trip through the Kawarthas and Muskokas. We did not spend the night but rather had a drink or two. We sat on the patio on a sunny... More 

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1 Thank ColindeBain241
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I'm so happy that we chose to stay at the Dominion Hotel for our weekend stay in the area. I cannot say enough great things about the hotel and the people who work there. There room was incredibly comfortable and clean. We stayed in the family room, which was the only one available when we booked. Although we didn't make... More 

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2 Thank SoozeeN
Toronto, Canada
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90 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2013

We visited for a couple of day this fall and liked the hotel very much. The owners have obviously invested quite a bit in modernizing the hotel while keeping its country charm. All of the rooms have deep soaker tubs and unbelievable comfortable mattresses. It was also very clean and when we had a small problem they took care of... More 

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4 Thank Spriglet
Toronto, Canada
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56 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2012

It was a cute little hotel on top of a pub. Even though it's a little strip, it still had everything we needed-- pharmacy, great breakfast area, dinner downstairs, a cafe 1 minute walk, a convenience store, etc. The Spanish lady working downstairs was very helpful. The room was super cute and the bed very comfortable. All around a great... More 

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2 Thank stayclassy10
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2011

Had the opportunity to return to Minden for more curling, so we opted again for the Dominion. Poor experience this time. Very poor choice. They have a couple of rooms that are characterized as family rooms. In fact, when I was at the Dominion in March, I checked one of them out and I was impressed. So, when I knew... More 

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3 Thank HughMurf
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2011

The Dominion Hotel is a great little spot to stay overnight in Minden. I stayed for 4 nites in March/April 2011 while acting as chaperone to four young boys who were participating in a curling event. My team and I felt very "at home." The rooms we had (Rooms 1 and 2) were freshly renovated and very tastefully decorated. The... More 

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2 Thank HughMurf
Owen Sound
1 review
Reviewed 22 January 2010

Stayed overnight for Ian Law's skid control school. A quiet main street with a scenic place to walk.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1865 and considered the oldest building in the idyllic town of Minden, the Dominion Hotel is an ideal destination for your vacation holiday, romantic getaway, honeymoon, anniversary celebration, fall colour tour, golfing getaway, gallery or studio tour, driving tours or any other reason you’d want to get away. Our upscale historic hotel is located on the Gull River and features well appointed, unique and comfortable suites for one or two people in a casual setting. We recently opened two completely renovated family style rooms - suites with a queen bed and set of bunks - which are able to accommodate up to four people and are suitable for traveling families.Relax with dinner in our formal dining room, our casual restaurant, or have a drink by the bar. Our kitchen has been recognized as one of the best in the area and our staff are friendly and accommodating. We are at your service.Getaway Package Gift Certificates are available.FREE Hi-Speed Internet access available. Lots of free parking in our lit parking lot. We are on the snowmobile trail and welcome snowmobile and ATV visitors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dominion Hotel

Address: 113 Main Street | (Bobcaygeon Rd.), Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Minden
Price Range: £65 - £116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dominion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“King Room was very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles BalmyBeach, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I'd offer that asking for a specific room might help...but they didn't give us the room we thought we had booked anyway... so what's the point.”
 of 5 bubbles HughMurf, 15 Dec 2011 | Read review
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