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Canadas Best Value Inn - Saint John

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Discover the historic port city of Saint John and all it has to offer while staying at the Canadas Best Value Inn Saint John, the best choice for business and leisure travelers alike. Ideally situated only a few kilometers from Fort Howe and downtown Saint John, our hotel is conveniently located off the Saint John Throughway and Main Street on Portland Street. Key local attractions include the New Brunswick Museum, Reversing Falls, and Carleton Martello Tower National Historic Park. Our knowledgeable and helpful staff can recommend what best suits your travel itinerary. Our property offers an array of modern amenities including an ATM, business area, multi-lingual staff, meeting facilities, newsstand in lobby, picnic table, and guest laundry facility. Pets are welcomed, restrictions and charges may apply. Start your work or sightseeing day in fine form with free full breakfast. After a day of sightseeing, guests can relax in our indoor heated pool and Jacuzzi, or enjoy a meal or a drink at the Vegas Bar and Grill, our on-site eatery. Each of our 131 guest rooms feature home luxuries such as free Wi-Fi, microwave, mini-fridge, hairdryer, coffeemaker, 32 inch flat panel cable TV, iron, ironing board, desk with lamp, table with chairs, and clock radio. Canadas Best Value Inn Saint John is your best choice within Canada's "Original City". We offer ideal accommodations and location whether you are in town for entertainment, music and food festivals, sightseeing, wildlife activities or simply passing through on your way to Fredericton or Nova Scotia. At Canadas Best Value Inn Saint John our goal is to provide our guests a great experience, not just a place to stay. At Canadas Best Value Inn Saint John, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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I can't recommend staying here. The location was pretty good and the view from my room into St, John Harbour was nice. However, the public areas were quite worn and the whole place felt kind of sketchy. The room itself was okay and generally clean, but there were food/cooking
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Shocking how bad the room was. We walked into the room took one look around and walked back out. Huge stains on the carpet, Cigarette burn holes on the bed spread (smoking in the room is prohibited btw) bathroom ceiling caving in, bathtub heavily stained and not appealing. I
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I “attempted” to stay at this hotel last night. What peaked my interest in the first place was that it had a lot for kids to do(arcade, bowling, bumper cars) as I had my 3 year old niece with me. This all sounds nice, but don’t fall for it. Upon arrival, the lobby was clean, the
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Booked via Priceline, was told the place was fully booked and because we booked on Priceline that this was to be our room. After seeing our room we decided NOT to stay. Ugh!! Stains on the carpet, tub enamel gone and the ceiling in the bathroom plus the room.
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This is a fair hotel to stay at. The location was great. The room could use an update. The wifi was not very strong. Breakfast was eggs, sausage and hash browns everyday. No upgrades on the weekend. But still good. The restaurant at the hotel was pretty good. The pool
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Is it under renovation right now, if so will it be completed by July?
No end date was posted in May while I was there. I agree with the suggestions of the other people. Call or email them.
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"No I don't know"
"For a great view ask for Harbour view with windows that open to freshen the smell of the stale room smell"
"Rooms need an upgrade "
"Pick another hotel."
"Please don't call a formerly-smoking room a non-smoking room without first deep cleaning the room or completely refurbishing it."
US$79 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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