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BEST WESTERN Fireside Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1217 Princess Street, Kingston, Ontario K7M 3EI, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gladwin, Michigan
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80 reviews 80 reviews
26 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

The hotel is older but the rooms have been redone. rooms have fireplaces and a sitting area.. Bathroom is very nice and looked very new. Shower has a double shower head which was very nice. Beds are very comfortable.Staff are all friendly including those at the desk and the housekeepers. A huge plus of this place is that there are... More

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Ottawa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

After celebrating my 60th birthday in Ottawa with family and friends, we decided to travel to Kingston for another weekend celebration with friends who live there. I was delighted not only that my air miles paid for one of the two days we spent there but also with the Best Western which turned out to be a fine hotel. Good... More

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Orillia, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

July 2012 Wow ..........GREAT IDEA........Fantasy Suites. My boyfriend travels all over Ontario.....he has never seen anything like this before. I have been telling everybody about this hotel ...........The STAFF Jason front desk manager and John Hotel manager plus all there staff were very pleasant to deal with. We will return in the future for sure. Just an overall great experience.... More

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Carleton Place, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

My husband and I stayed in the car fantasy suite last Sunday. The room looked lovely when we went in. When I pulled down the spread to get into bed the bottom sheet was totally wrinkled and marked. My guess was the sheets had not been changed so we would not lie between the sheets. Breakfast: I ordered my eggs... More

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Quesnel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

STAY HERE, STAY HERE, STAY HERE !!! Even if you have to drive out of your way, STAY HERE! The room was PHENOMINAL, and "Stefan's Bistro" will equal any 5 star restaurant that you could want to eat at. N.B. Megan is the "server of the DECADE!". All staff were excellent, with special thanks going to Darlene from Housekeeping. Tom's... More

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Toronto, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Old facility with noisy pipes, musty smells, paper thin walls, worn bath fixtures. Kinda of reminds one of the 60's and motor cycles. Which is probably why so many HD riders stay at this place. But the included breakfast is good along with comfy beds and well equiped rooms. One night is OK.

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Toronto, ON
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84 reviews 84 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

It's not a luxury, 5 start hotel, but at this price point it is a great option. The rooms are comfortable, and more importantly they are different and have character - a nice change from the cracker-box, mundane type of rooms usually seen at this level. Pet friendly (extra fee), comfortable beds, and a nice hot buffet breakfast included (with... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

This hotel was average and not what we expected. The price would indicate that it is better than average but it wasn't overly clean. When we came into the bathroom there was spider webs coming from a hole in the corner with a few spiders. The pool area was nice and the water was clean. A nice touch was that... More

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Aylmer, Ontario, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

This hotel cost $158 per night for one Queen bed. The rooms were spacious and had a fireplace - which is not that necessary in July. The rooms were clean and comfortable, but nothing special. They definitely need a remodel. I think they are going for cozy Victorian opulence, they have old books on shelves and a lot of wooden... More

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Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to review our property and for your kind comments toward the breakfast. It is features like in-room fireplace, complimentary breakfast buffet, fitness room, business center, and outdoor pool. that we feel add extra value to our prices. We are constantly working to upgrade the features of our property and will be here if you... More

Oakville, Canada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

We have stayed at this hotel 3 times now. They are dog friendly, which is very important to us. They are also convenient to the Kingston waterfront and offer an incredible breakfast buffet which is included with the room.

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We are always delighted when we are able to make our guests so happy, and having you return is the most satisfying vote of support. Rest assured that we will continue to strive for excellence in service to you and all of our guests. Thank you for choosing the Best Western Plus Fireside Inn. More

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Address: 1217 Princess Street, Kingston, Ontario K7M 3EI, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Kingston
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Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Fireside Inn 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Kingston #1 Business Hotel in Kingston #4 Family Hotel in Kingston
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At the Fireside Inn every room has a fireplace, free wireless high-speed Internet access, hand made pine and oak furniture and beautiful marble bathrooms renovated in 03-04. We specialize in special occasions. Our Whirlpool Suites, Specialty Suites and Fantasy Suites are perfect for any occasion and are sure to keep you coming back again and again. As always the Fireside Inn continues to provide the best in comfort and value that Kingston has to offer. ... more   less 
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