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Rochester Resorts

970 Lakeshore Dr, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 1C1, Canada
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Ranked #34 of 44 Hotels in Penticton
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
randr100 Vancouver, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Motel was very clean and had everything we needed. Considering it is right across from the beach it was very quiet. Beds were made and bathroom cleaned with fresh towels every day. Very comfortable and a reasonable price. We had two queen beds, TV, dresser, table and 2 chairs, 2 burner stove top and sink, frig and microwave......what more do... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

An older motel. But it is great for the price and we were right on lake okanagan. Very quiet. Would stay here again. We could have even cooked our own meals it had a little stove top and fridge. And there was access to BBQ if needed. My husband and I were on our motorcycle so it was pwrfect. We... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Stay as FAR away from this place as possible! The older 'gentleman' who manages this establishment is extremely rude, condescending and far from 'gentle'. Swore and yelled at 2 of our friends who walked to our room at 2 pm to meet up with us before the beach and continued to stalk us and invade our privacy all day and... More 

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rochesterresort, General Manager at Rochester Resorts, responded to this review

Excessive, loud and disrespectful profanity laced drunken partying, resulting in a number of registered guest complaints, urinating from the upper deck onto the parking lot, smoking of illegal substances in rooms, entertaining into the wee hours unregistered visitors, throwing beer bottles and drink cups onto the parking lot are all activities we do neither embrace nor tolerate, and any one... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Well this is a non smoking motel, but unfortunate for us we bucked up and spent the extra for the two bedroom lake view suite. It is above the office where the manager has a suite and he is a heavy smoker so all the smell and the smoke drift up! This is by no means a non smoking room...... More 

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Malahat, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The location is fabulous. The rooms are older and could use an update. But, the managers were rude to the point of being "ignorant" and have the personality of a "dirty diaper". Unless you are an extreme recluse and don't leave your " 1980's" room after arriving, you should find another accommodations elsewhere. Also, try not to speak while outside... More 

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rochesterresort, Manager at Rochester Resorts, responded to this review

Having spent over $150,000 plus in the past year or so on upgrading our rooms with new custom made draperies throughout, 32" flat screen TV's in all suites and some rooms, new bathroom and kitchen fixtures in some rooms, air conditioning/heating unit replacement, ( including the one this writer stayed in ), purchasing 70 new Queen and King beds from... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Room we stayed in was tired and dated. The kitchen area did contain dishes/cutlery for 4 along with small appliances. Beds were well used and the pull out couch was very uncomfortable. Limited linens and toiletries. The location is excellent, right across from the beach but the rooms could use an up-dating.

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We have stayed here several times over the past 6 years. We have always enjoyed our stay but after our last visit we will not be staying there again or at least not until the new managers change their demeanor and attitude. We understand why you changed managers and they are professional but the are also abrasive and abrupt boardering... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

DO NOT STAY HERE! Rented suite and bedroom door doesn't close! Parking is ridiculous and the old man was so rude!I do understand that they have to watch over there place but you must have some professionalism!It's a total dump the bed is hard as a rock and the pullout couches mattress wasnt even barely a mattress!For 380 bucks you... More 

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Langley City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for the long weekend. Despite a popular outdoor concert going on, this place was nice and quiet. The room was a good size and very clean. Spent a few minutes chatting with the owners who were lovely. We also loved that we could walk everywhere. Very reasonably priced. We both look forward to staying... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

we had a great stay at the little old rochester motel! we booked 2 nights at the last minute on a long weekend. It was really reasonably priced so we didn't have high expectations and were a little worried that it might be really crappy. it wasn't! our room/suite (second floor at the end of the row) was very clean... More 

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rochesterresort, General Manager at Rochester Resorts, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review folks. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay at " the old Rochester " , and had the opportunity to relax and chill out with us. We do strive to ensure our rooms are clean and quiet, and family friendly. Delighted to hear you enjoyed the local restaurants and activities in Penticton,... More 

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