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“Very basic, only 20% chance of bedbugs.”
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Bayside Motel
Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Trenton
Milton, Canada
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“Very basic, only 20% chance of bedbugs.”
Reviewed 27 January 2012

Stayed with a group in September 2011, occupying 5 rooms, so I would say these comments are fair, based on a good sized sample. One of the 5 had bedbugs, the occupant (erm... ME) had to be moved to a new room on discovery of the creatures at around 11:30pm. At least they were good about it, and apologised again in the AM. We needed a Motel due to mobility issues with some of our group. Motels are not too common nowadays I see, and OH LOOK, a motel is well-reviwed here... kudos to Trip Advisor.

Rooms are what you may expect for a cheap-and-cheesy: not very modern or large, not well-maintained, not well-ventillated. Their daily cleaning habits may be average but they are cleaning 25 year old crappy surfaces. Two of the room carpets were grungy and stained, 40% chance of that. Then there's the bedbugs - gggaaahhh! I understand ALL places of accommodation are succeptible to BBs, but it almost came as no surprise to fnd them here. I would have been stunned to find them in an expensive place.

Obviously won't return, stay here only if the brand-name hotel 100 metres up the road is full!

Room Tip: Examine room before staying. Very end room overlooks the river and long lawn.
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  • Stayed September 2011, travelled with family
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Shawan P, Manager at Bayside Motel, responded to this review, 29 March 2012
Dear Ishika,

Thank you for taking the time to bring to our attention the problems you experienced. Your comments have been of great value and we have taken the necessary measures by doing pest control and changing the furniture to avoid the occurrence of similar situations in the future.

We are sorry that you didn’t enjoy your stay with us. We have gladly taken care at the time what it took to make you happy, as we pride ourselves on going to great lengths to satisfy our guests.

Regarding the condition of the rooms, we have reviewed your comments with the cleaners and have instituted more detailed checklists to ensure all the aspects you mentioned are checked and taken care of immediately.

Obviously this was a mistake and will ensure it doesn't happen in the future.

Allow me to offer my most sincere apologies for the problems you encountered during your stay. Again, we appreciate your comments and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future.
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Property: Bayside Motel
Address: 554 Old Highway 2, Trenton, Quinte West, Ontario K8V 5P5, Canada
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Region: Canada > Ontario > Quinte West > Trenton
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Trenton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Bayside Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Quick Description This is a water front Motel. Bayside Motel is a 3 minute drive from the Canadian Air force Museum, and an even quicker drive away from the Canadian Air Force Base Entrance. We are located only a few minutes away from the Bay of Quinte Golf and Country Club and the Bayview Golf Centre. Occasions by the Bay is less then 5 minutes away. Only 20 minute drive from the Prince Edward County Wine region. There are Barque facilities that are available. Along with fax and photocopying services, and a 24-hour reception. The property touches the Trent river, so it is great for people who love fishing, There are ground hogs, bunnies, and birds (like the great blue heron). That are constantly on the property and are great to see. Important Information Upon check-in photo identification and credit card is required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may include additional charges. ... more   less 
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