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Holstebro, Denmark
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a two weeks stay at this place, I am happy to say that it has been a good experience. There is a friendly atmosphere both in the reception and dining room. When I eat breakfast at 6:00 in the morning, and the first back no earlier than 20:00 in the evening, it is not much I have worn on...

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Thank lars65
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Clean little Motel, great stay for a quick business stay, as there are no hotels in the area and I was working in Tara, where there are no good motels.The property is clean , and has a wonderful little restaurant attached to it, where you can get a good breakfast in the morning, and they made me an amazing salad...

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Thank Evelin H
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We visit every year for over 10 years now and we have always stayed at the colonial ....it has now been taken over by new owners and our stay was cheaper in a better room the quality was still the same got discount for breakfast so over all I feel it is as good as its always been still clean....

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Alliston, Canada
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is an old motel, but has been lovingly updated, the rooms are clean and fresh, the bathrooms have been redone. They have a nice breakfast area and a conference room. The staff were terrific and the owners were constantly working around the parking lot sealing cracks. This is a nice area to tour and I would definitely recommend you...

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Thank Buicklover
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

From the check in method to the room and decor, this hotel is way past due for an update. The check in didn't go so well, the lady was actually quite rude when all I asked was if a room was available for early check in due to a wedding we were attending. The interior of our room is quite...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I was in town with a colleague for a conference and was assigned to this motel. Upon entering the lobby I noticed how quaint it was, like going to Grandma's house. The front desk staff person was very nice. My room had wood flooring but my colleague's had carpet. I preferred the wood flooring. Both rooms came with a mini...

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Thank Eden L
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

King size bed could use a memory foam topper... gosh it was hard. LOL Quiet halls for a busy weekend. Small indoor pool and whirlpool were over chlorinated but gave us a chance to get a swim in on an overcast and rainy day. The on-site restaurant is handy.

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Courtice, Canada
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I actually thought the hotel was pretty good. The room was nice with a big king bed but the room did not smell very nice. Not sure if it was musty or if it was trying to mask a cigarette smell. I just could not get past the smell.

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Thank Kim S
Oshawa, Canada
Reviewed 15 June 2016

we had a double room very clean, bathroom was small but had new tub /shower for our needs it was perfect our bikes parked right outside our unit and they put us 15 rooms all in one area it also had a indoor pool and hot tub as well,, all of us were very pleased with the motel / location...

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Whitby, Canada
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

A bunch of us spent a weekend at the Colonial. We had a room facing the parking lot. It was clean, 2 double beds, good size, flat screen TV, mini fridge, microwave, shower and tub. There was no hair dryer, but you can get one from the front desk. The staff were really nice and efficient. The property had a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Colonial Motel

Address: 235 Goderich St, Port Elgin, Ontario N0H 2C1, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Bruce County > Port Elgin
Price Range: ₹ 2,978 - ₹ 7,445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Colonial Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 65
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room that connects to the corridor from the inside , not a room off the street. The inside one's are a bit nicer.”
 of 5 bubbles evelinh2014, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I believe the rooms on the same side as the office were pet friendly but I'm not entirely sure.”
 of 5 bubbles EdenL435, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Port Elgin shuts down early in the evening.”
 of 5 bubbles LPPM, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I like the motel section and usually stay there. It is so convenient to just pull your vehicle right up to your room's door.”
 of 5 bubbles giraffodil, 10 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Families with children should ask for a room in the section with the pool. The quietest rooms are in the back in sections not connected to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles jfarlam, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
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