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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Concierge
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsquiet at nightthe ownera great place to staymanitoulin islandthe main highwaybeansbeds were comfortableone nightbar fridgefew minutes drivelittle gemper nightsouth baymouthwould definitely stay here againenjoyable staycentral locationcoffee maker
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice and clean. Spacious Room. Loved being able to BBQ a meal. Hostess was lovely and accommodating. Enjoyed having coffee in the morning sitting in the comfortable outdoor chairs located outside each room. Very quiet at night even though Motel is located along Hwy 6.

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Response from Elizabeth W, Owner at Wayside MotelResponded yesterday

Hello Cia and than you for your feedback. It was a pleasure to host you and I am looking forward to your return...hopefully as the new Island's residents! Good luck with all your endeavors.

Reviewed 1 week ago

After we arrived an hour and a half later than we said we'd be there, Elizabeth was so very accommodating. The room was very large, very clean, very comfortable and very quiet. She came and sat with us in the morning to converse and was...More

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Response from Elizabeth W, Owner at Wayside MotelResponded 1 week ago

Wow...Thank you! I am so happy to hear that you are/were happy staying at my little place. Thank you very much.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the island on a family trip to Elliot Lake. The Wayside Motel was our first stop after the ferry. Motel is exceptionally clean, the room was well equipped and high speed internet included, owner is very helpful, professional and friendly, and it's situated...More

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Response from Elizabeth W, Owner at Wayside MotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ryan....Thank you for your stay and this feedback and I hope that your trip and time with your family was both pleasant and fun. I will be happy to host your family again in the future. Best regards

Reviewed 1 week ago

For the location it was nicely kept, clean motel and I had a good nights sleep. The staff was friendly and very helpful with my late arrival. Would visit again and highly recommend it on the island. My only critic would be that there so...More

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Response from Elizabeth W, Owner at Wayside MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Sayed and I hope your business trip was a success. I wish you told me about the iron. We offer an iron and a board for our gusts but since most visitors don't have that need we decided not to include it on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very pleased with size of room, and cleanliness. Was easy to find from the ferry and located in the middle of really everything. A great spot to stay to tour the whole island. Comfy at night with crispy clean linens and duvets. Fridge...More

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Response from Elizabeth W, Owner at Wayside MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for the feedback. Much appreciated.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$ 101 - US$ 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$ 101 - US$ 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (4)
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841katrina
29 May 2016|
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Response from S M |
Hi: I am sorry my motel is not pet friendly. I have numerous issues in the past in this regard, and had to make a decision. I am sorry. Thank you: Wayside Motel
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"Enjoy the fresh country air and open the windows. It is so refreshing."
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"There's plenty of room in the rooms for a little more furniture, like a second, smaller table. A way to..."
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"All the rooms look equally big. If you're coming in late, call ahead and Elizabeth can prepare a warm..."
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"all rooms are in a line so as there are only 6 any should be ok"
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