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Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops

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British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This was a great venue for the conference. I stayed in a 4-bedroom shared suite. Each bedroom was clean and large enough to feel comfortable. Each had a bed, desk, TV, two lamps and closet. The suite had two washrooms, including showers, two fridges, microwave, table, chairs, freezer, and more. Plenty of parking. Clean and convenient.

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Trevor B, Director of Sales at Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your time at The Residence, and appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We hope to see you again!

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This place is super cheap, conveniently located near the Tournament Capital Centre. It is SUPER basic, meaning you need everything from cutlery to pots and pans and dishware. Bedding and towels are included. We stayed in a suite with 4 bedrooms, each of which had a double bed with tv and desk. Each floor has really nice meeting rooms with...

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Trevor B, Director of Sales at Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the opportunity to experience The Residence, and providing your feedback. We hope you come to see us again soon!

Reviewed 17 August 2016

Not much to say. The rooms are set up as a student residence with 2 bedrooms, full kitchen and large bathroom. Very clean and quiet with a very basic complimentary breakfast. My only complaint is that if you book online (not the official website) you won't receive the directions to find the building which is buried inside the university campus....

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Trevor B, Director of Sales at Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops, responded to this review

Hello Jan, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We have spent time trying to correct how difficult we can be to find, and will continue to improve this aspect. Reviews like your will hopefully aid others in the future. Please come back soon, Trevor

Delta, Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2016

If you're looking for a place to lay your head ... the rez will do. The quad I was in had 4 rooms - each with a double bed; TV; desk. Two bathrooms per quad and minimal shampoo / soap. Towels were thin. Sign in bathroom said hang your towel if you will re-use them or put on floor or...

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Trevor B, Director of Sales at Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to experience The Residence and what we have to offer. We really appreciate your feedback as these are all items we are looking to change for next season, we hope to see you again.

Port Moody, Canada
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is the residence of the Thomson River University, and while it feels like the residence room that it is, it was prefect for our stay. We had a 2 bedroom suite which is great for a family of 4. The suite had a kitchenette but there was no cutlery, plates etc. so if you planned to use anything more...

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Trevor B, Director of Sales at Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to experience The Residence, and we appreciate your kind words. We hope to see you again soon!

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This is a dormitory on the TRU campus and is VERY basic. I agree with other reviews- calling it a suite is false advertising as it is a dorm room with 4 bedrooms and 2 baths. Each bedroom has a double bed, desk, 1 chair, lamp, phone and tv. We were stopping in Kamloops for 1 night, and had a...

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Trevor B, Director of Sales at Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops, responded to this review

Thanking you very much for trying out The Residence, and taking the time to give your feedback. We are looking at making changes to our amenities, and hope that you come back and see us again.

West Bloomfield, Michigan
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Spacious 2 bedroom suite that was very clean, quiet, had a great view and a simple continental breakfast for $93. Highly recommended for budget travelers, especially families. Hard to find because there are two buildings with the same address. . It looks like a big college dorm.

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truresidence, Manager at Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops, responded to this review

Hello Patty, Thank you for experiencing The Residence and taking the time to share your kind words. We hope to see you again, Trevor Brown Sales Administrator

Parksville, Canada
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Despite trouble finding the place and a confusing check in we enjoyed our stay here. It is a student residence on the Thompson Rivers University Campus. We had a 2 bedroom suite on the 11th floor, with magnificent views. It was very clean, very quiet and a great value @ $79. Breakfast was bagels or cold cereal. Internet was fantastic.

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Trevor B, Director of Sales at Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to provide your feedback, and are very glad you enjoyed your stay. Please come and visit us again!

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 December 2015

My family and I were thrilled to find this place. The rooms were spacious and it was a great change for each of us four adults to have our own room after a long trip of sleeping on cots. The view of the city of Kamloops out the back windows were stunning. Comfortable, spacious and great value for families on...

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

I've stayed here several times for teacher conferences and have always been impressed. Good clean rooms with TV, desk and a great view (especially from the higher, north facing floors). You share the bathroom with another person (the rooms are divided into two or four separate sleeping areas). You also share a kitchen area that has a large fridge and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
When not used as a Student Residence for Thompson Rivers University, the facility has many configurations of rooms and amenities ideal for extended stay/long term guests, leisure travelers, and religious groups as well. Our hotel-like accommodations are available to the public May – August and include one, two and four bedroom suites, private kitchenette, lounges, yoga studio, gym facilities, multimedia room, business and banquet services, free parking, and more. Residence & Conference Centre – Kamloops also features eight Executive Loft Suites on the 11th floor with breathtaking views of either the rivers or the mountains, these eight suites are available year round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops

Address: 950 McGill Rd, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 0E1, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kamloops
Price Range: ₹ 5,381 - ₹ 7,560 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops 2*
Number of rooms: 271
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“North facing rooms have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles 366jand, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room that overlooks river for view”
 of 5 bubbles BlueJayJohn, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view on an upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles CNA2013, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Very dificult to find, there are no signs once you are on the campus.”
 of 5 bubbles 834chefmom, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one on the north side facing the river”
 of 5 bubbles Sharon_and_Rob35, 6 Aug 2014 | Read review
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