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BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn

35 Hart Drive, Barrie, Ontario L4N 5M3, Canada
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Ranked #7 of 18 hotels in Barrie
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Oakville, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed here for two nights while I was in town for business. It's a great location right by the highway. The rooms are great, newly renovated, comfortable bed and sitting area. Hot breakfast was adequate. The only negative about the hotel was the bathroom, it looked out of place in the newly renovated room. The paint was peeling off... More

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Bancroft, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was clean and spacious, with outdoor access for easy loading and unloading of car. Checking in and out went smoothly. Full bacon, egg, waffle, juice, bagel, yogurt, fruit, cereal breakfast was included. Easy access to highway 400. Dining in area is available. Good value. We would return.

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Calgary, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an older hotel, which we didn't really know, and next time we will definately pick something newer..and cleaner! The first room they put us in had mould on the ceiling in the bathroom. I quickly said something and asked for another room. The next room was better, but also had mould in the corner of the tub. By... More

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Anil1964, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Your feedback is important to us! We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your recent visit to our hotel. We will ensure maintenance and housekeeping investigate your concerns as this is not something typical with our property. Many of our guests also enjoy our Executive Section of the property which was completed just over 4 years ago and... More

Fredericton NB
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here because we trust the Best Western name and because of a recommendation from our son who stayed here last year. The check-in was fast, the staff were friendly and helpful and the room was clean and smelled that way. I don't like walking into a motel room that reeks of Febreeze or some other highly perfumed cleaning... More

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Anil1964, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyalty to Best Western! It is a wonderful compliment when we are recommended by one of our guests! We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us and many guests enjoy the choice of both soft and firm pillows on each of our beds! We will be sure to share your wonderful comments about our Front... More

port credit,ontario, canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just finish stay at the Best Western Royal Oak in. The check in was quick and professional, the desk person i believe her name was Arlene was overly welcoming and gave us everything we needed to make our stay wonderful. i stayed on the 4th floor and had a large oversized roon which smelled very clean and had plenty... More

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Anil1964, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

We enjoy hearing from our guests! Thank you for both recommending our hotel and stating we are the "Best Hotel in Barrie". We are proud to have received Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence for 2013 & 2014! We have a wonderful team and we want to ensure our guests have a comfortable and enjoyable stay with us. We are glad... More

Sudbury
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72 reviews 72 reviews
21 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are always well treated at this BW. We have been here many times these past few years. Very nice staff. A great morning breakfast. Handy location to the 400. Many hotel improvements in recent years.

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Anil1964, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

It is a pleasure to welcome our guests back to the Best Western Royal Oak Inn! Our staff enjoy seeing you each visit and we are happy you noticed the improvements we have made as we continue to re-invest in our hotel! We agree that we have a great complimentary Hot Breakfast and it has become a favourite with many... More

vaughan, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found rests of beer cases in the fridge, the sliding door to the parking lot was open, towels were missing, the entry keys to the room didn't work. All this while I was away working. I reported to the desk and asked to see the security cameras footage but they refused. STAY AWAY OF THIS S-HOLE.

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Anil1964, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your recent visit. We want to assure you that the camera footage has been viewed by Management and no one had access to your guestroom. Each guestroom has a mini fridge for our guests' convenience and we apologize if our housekeeping missed anything in the fridge. Guest room keys can become... More

Goderich, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this hotel is very clean and the people working there are friendly. has a nice pool and hot tub. the breakfast was excellent; it had sausages, bacon and cold hard boiled eggs for protein. the lady working in the breakfast room had orientation the day before and it was her first time solo; she was excellent. the hotel is easy... More

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Anil1964, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your experience at our hotel and had a great sleep. Thank you for sharing your comments about our friendly staff and the cleanliness of our property. We are glad you found our complimentary hot breakfast to be excellent. On busy weekends, towels can run out when guests use multiple towels and we apologize for this... More

Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, we notice a soil comforter on our bed, then all night we heard voices coming from all around... babies, kids, men screaming, the place is not insulated for noise. I felt like scratching all night. I just felt llike this place needs a good cleaning, feels grungy, smelly! So.... we crossed over to the Quality Inn next... More

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Anil1964, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Your satisfaction is important to us! We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. Based on the information you provided, you did not stay in our Traditional Section as it does not offer comforters but instead triple sheet bedding. The remainder of our rooms were completed a few years ago and typically our guests really enjoy them. We... More

Alta, Utah
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice room, clean, good pool, good beds, breakfast good, and easy to find. Typical of Best Western quality and would stay there again if in the area. Not many restaurants within walking distance but some fast food ones.

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Anil1964, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to share your positive comments about our hotel. It is nice to know you found our guestrooms to be nice, clean and have good beds. We are also pleased you enjoyed our complimentary hot breakfast! We have partnered with a few restaurants very close to our property including The Keg Steakhouse & Bar. There... More

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Address: 35 Hart Drive, Barrie, Ontario L4N 5M3, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Barrie
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