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General Wolfe Hotel

1237 Main Street | P.O.Box 100, Kingston, Ontario KOH 2Y0 , Canada
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Ranked #24 of 36 hotels in Kingston
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Albany, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ask for the waterfront room! Great view of the lake and ferry. It is more like a motel, a very small place. Perfect for writing or for anyone who feels like being left alone from all the trouble. Very quite. If you bring your bike you can do a lot of nice riding there.

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st. clet quebec
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

My husband and I were going to Kingston for 1 night. I found this hotel in the guidebook, on first glance we thought OH NO, we ended up loving it and staying an extra night!! Going over to Kingston on the (free) ferry to enjoy the city and coming back to the quiet was wonderful. Elizabeth was very kind to... More

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Kingston, Canada
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

This restaurant is supposed to be fine dining?? In one word, no. I had the seafood platter. I asked if the lobster was pre-frozen. I was told it was. So, then why would it have a market price...lol!! Horrible frozen lobster tail, a couple of chewy, frozen scallops, one crab leg and a cold piece of horrid fish. Cold, undercooked... More

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Rockville, Maryland
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Never again. Poor food and complaints dealt with by the owner with just a shrug of the shoulders saying "That's the way it is". Basil Fawlty would be at home here. The bar is devoid of any atmosphere whatsoever and the whole experience is seriously overpriced (even if you were to pay half of what we did). Please do yourself... More

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Mostafa I, Owner at General Wolfe Hotel, responded to this review

Sorry that you misread the pakg deal, sorry that you expected to get a king sizre room&gourmet dinner for 150$, WHEN ALL PEOPLE ARROUND YOU WERE RAVING ABOUT THEIR DINNERS AND YOU HAVE HAD NO COMPLAINTS TILL THE BILL WAS PRESENTED. OUR WEBSITE PRESENTS ALL OPTIONS AND LISTS ALL PRICES. Our business hours can not be changed at such short... More

North Java, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We spent two nights at the General Wolfe during the second week in July. First of all, we were very surprised how much the island reminded us of home. We come from a small town in WNY, known for having more cows than people and also windmills. We enjoyed seeing them on the island. The island is a bit busier... More

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Brockville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Our group booked three rooms at the General Wolfe Hotel (#2, #3, #10). I was a bit intimidated by some of the poor reviews, but we were pleasantly surprised. It was not busy. Our rooms had waterfront views, which were ideal. Best view on the island! The staff were incredibly friendly from reservations over the phone to check in and... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

My husband and I have recently stayed at The General Hotel for a 1 nights stay. Our view of the St. Lawrence in our room was lovely but the hotel accomodations not so grand. The hotel is in need of some much needed Tender Loving Care inside and out. The room we stayed in was not the cleanest and lacked... More

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Lindsay, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

The trip to Wolfe Island on the ferry is always lovely, and the island itself is worth a visit. But our stay here was less than ideal. If you know what you're getting into--a basic motel--then no problem. The "decor" is bland, there was a faint musty smell, the doors had to be pushed hard, possibly because they weren't adjusted... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012 via mobile

Just got the Trip Advisor app and my wife and I are reminiscing about our romantic weekend we had last Fall at The General Wolfe Hotel. We took the ferry over and were immediately greeted by the friendly staff. The first night we checked in we headed straight to the restaurant. The food was excellent and the dining experience was... More

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

I read most of the reviews. I guess we all have our own experience. I just wanted to cross the frozen river with the ferry, stay there for a night, but the hotel is closed for the winter, and the river wasn't frozen over yet... However, when I was there late September when the leaves were truning I had ok... More

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Also Known As:
General Wolfe Kingston
General Wolfe Hotel Kingston, Ontario
Address: 1237 Main Street | P.O.Box 100, Kingston, Ontario KOH 2Y0 , Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Kingston
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Ranked #24 of 36 hotels in Kingston
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