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Moby Dick Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   935 2nd Avenue West, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1H8, Canada
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Ranked #8 of 10 hotels in Prince Rupert
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Catfish85U Owensboro, Kentucky
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Owensboro, Kentucky
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The furniture in the room looked old, but the rooms were clean enough. The restaurant was really good and lots of locals seems to eat here, so that's always a good sign. Food was reasonably priced and the servers were pleasant and service was super fast. Internet was fast too.

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Prince George, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Moby Dick Inn for two nights, and it was quite nice. The inn is conveniently located to the BC ferry terminal, Overwaitea Foods, restaurants, Tim Hortons and etc. Their front desk staff was very helpful and friendly. The room was quite spacious which I liked a lot. The room was a bit warm for me, but they... More

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Vancouver, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

You get what you pay for. Reasonably clean. Some of the lights did not work. Could not adjust the heat and the room was very hot. Extra large flat screen T V. Payed extra for an upgraded room but did not anything special. Has an restaurant which had an excellent at a value price. Would bypass this inn next tie... More

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Prince George, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Although the restaurant was closed during this years' stay, I have eaten breakfast there before and the food was quite reasonable; the motel staff were everywhere you needed to find them and very freindly and helpful. Very well placed for ferry traffic and I have checked in the motel at midnight coming off the ferry and checked out for the... More

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Turin, Italy
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Modest hotel but very cozy,(we were on honeymoon ) perfectly styled with the city. When the front desk staff is so welcoming, many little things become secondary. We spent only one night and half, but would stay again. The best for those who love to fish

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San Diego, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

I'm currently riding a bicycle around North America and spent a great night at the Moby Dick Inn. The staff were absolutely great and made me feel at home, the shower was incredibly powerful and the beds were as comfy as they come. All this and it was a really well kept room, with super fast broadband and a large... More

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Olympia WA
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59 reviews 59 reviews
7 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Have visited here often, primarily for breakfast with my family, in recent months. The service is fine. The food is nothing special and over-priced, but it is consistent. The restaurant could use some updating. It is dark and gloomy. Otherwise, the food is average. There are better restaurants in Prince Rupert.

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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

Been here a few times over the years, and there are marked improvements over the last year. The rooms have been upgraded, bed are much more solid vs. the older rolling beds they had, and the restaurant has really cleaned up (they used to have broken boards, and the tables were ancient, but they cleaned up the walls, and all... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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110 reviews 110 reviews
69 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2011

This is a fairly unexceptional hotel in Prince Rupert, easy access by car to the ferry terminal and a 20 minute walk in to town. The rooms are large and well equipped if a little dated, make sure you get a top floor room with a view of the harbour. The reception staff are helpful and the on site restaurant... More

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42 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

We stayed here on arrival from the ferry from Port Hardy for two nights. the hotel is very convenient to locate. However the receptionist was not very friendly. The rooms wree rather old fashioned and not cleaned very well - my daughter was on the third floor in a very gloomy room, we were on the fourth floor at the... More

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moby_001, Front Office Manager at Moby Dick Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We at the Moby Dick Inn are always striving to better the hotel. Reviews, good or bad are always welcome so that we may address the services for our customers which may not be in place, or may need more attention. More

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Address: 935 2nd Avenue West, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1H8, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Prince Rupert
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
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Ranked #8 of 10 hotels in Prince Rupert
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Hotel Class:2 star — Moby Dick Inn 2*
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