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Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   210 Essa Rd., Barrie, Ontario L4N 3L1, Canada
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Ranked #14 of 19 Hotels in Barrie
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worked out great for me close to timhortens and Wendy's.just off the highway was meeting a friend.it wasn't hard to find entrance to parking lot wad a little trickey and there was lot's of snow to deal with .the room took a long time to warm up.I was happy with my stay for the time I was there.

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9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We stayed at this hotel for a hockey tournament. It was well located, right off the 400, next door to a Timmy's and Wendy's. Clean rooms, efficient check-in. Breakfast was included. We had a microwave and minifrig. No pool at this location. Many in group had differently decorated rooms, some without microwave. Although it was full, the staff managed to... More 

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CIB-Manager, General Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us. Hockey season can be a very busy one and I'm so happy that our staff made everything perfect for your stay. Most of our rooms do have microwaves, but some do not. We are working on this. I apologize about the internet not working properly, but it has been fixed and is... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Just back from a great stay in barrie at the comfort inn, it's always great, staff are exceptional and we will be back in February. Although it doesn't have elevators it does have rooms that you can enter without doing any stairs. Breakfast is good....

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CIB-Manager, General Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words, customer service is a top priority here at our property. We look forward to your next visit in February. More 

Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Good price point for accommodations and service provided. Room was clean beds and pillows good quality. Right off 400 hwy, downtown Barrie rocks. Stayed 1 night for daughters hockey game. Would stay at location again.

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CIB-Manager, General Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

We look forward to your next visit and we are very happy that we could make your stay enjoyable. More 

Hanover, Ontario, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We stayed at the Comfort Inn on Essa Rd in Barrie, Ontario for 1 night on Nov 7, 2014. There were 6 adults in our group. We stayed in room #201 which has 2 queen beds in a bedroom and a sofa bed in the living room. The beds were comfortable and appeared to be clean. I cannot say the... More 

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CIB-Manager, General Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

First of all I do want to apologize for your stay at our property, hearing how disappointed you were with one of our suites is very disheartening. I can assure you that all lines on all beds and pullout sofas are most defiantly changed after each and every guest. I have looked into the stains on the sofa bed and... More 

Calgary, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Love this place. Clean and comfortable. Checkin process was fast and friendly. We're travelling with a 15 month old German Shepherd. We keep him brushed, bring a big blanket for the floor, put a sheet on top of the bed (he doesn't sleep on the bed but sometimes he jumps up)...Nevertheless some places freak out when we tell them we... More 

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CIB-Manager, General Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for staying with us, and for your great comments. Being a " Pet Friendly" hotel is very important to us. We feel just like you, pets are part of the family. We look forward to your next visit with us. More 

Timmins, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Location of this hotel right off the 400 was perfect for our needs. Nice clean room with a fridge and coffee maker. The front desk staff were very friendly and helpful in suggesting a place for dinner. Will definitely stay again.

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CIB-Manager, Guest Relations Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

We appreciate your positive feedback and look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel in the future! More 

Sudbury, Canada
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78 reviews 78 reviews
13 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

got to the hotel staff gave me room that was not made up on 3rd floor,no elevator is the down fall here..was very clean and the pillows bedding were clean & so comfy,bathroom was spotless and 3 sets of towels not the usual 2 which was nice..2 small water bottles left for free with managers card,I thought this was a... More 

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CIB-Manager, Guest Relations Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

We appreciate your positive feedback, and we are happy that you enjoyed the beds and complimentary water in the Suite that you resided in. We would Love to have you stay with us for all of your future visits and look forward to accommodating you again! More 

Kingston, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Stay away! Carpet in the room was covered in dog hair and the room smelt like a pound. We left the windows open and used our own sheets and pillows. I thought that was going to be as bad as it gets until.... at 1:30 in the morning I found a bedbug in a face towel. Paid over 100 dollars... More 

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CIB-Manager, General Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Please accept my sincerest apology for the disappointment you felt with respect to the preparation of your guestroom. We failed to provide an exceptionally clean room. It concerns me greatly that you have departed us with a negative impression. Clearly the degree of... More 

St. Catharines, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We got a very good rate for our group when we stayed for a soccer tournament in July. Beds were comfortable. The room was very basic with a small fridge that we had requested. Carpets need cleaning. Very basic breakfast, no pool, difficult to entertain a group of kids.

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CIB-Manager, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We hope to see you back again in the future. More 

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Address: 210 Essa Rd., Barrie, Ontario L4N 3L1, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Barrie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Comfort Inn - Barrie/Essa Road 2.5*
Number of rooms: 87
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