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Festival Inn

1144 Ontario Street, Stratford, Ontario N5A 6W1, Canada
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Hamilton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Stayed over for a work function at the end of November 2015. The room was huge! Lots of space, sitting area - bed was a king sized and very comfortable. Bathroom was clean with a nice supply of towels, soaps. Water pressure was awesome! I took advantage of the indoor pool, hot tub and sauna. The indoor pool was really... More 

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Kincardine, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Older hotel showing its age a bit but clean, comfortable and perfectly adequate for a weekend stay. The large indoor pool with spacious seating area and breakfast buffet (included with room) were definitely better than your average modern budget hotel.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

The rooms are clean and reasonably comfortable. The beds were not great but I slept reasonably well. Further, the room was a little small for our group (2 adults, 3 children). The pool is first rate. It is quite large and deep. The continental breakfast was delicious and filling. Bacon or sausage was included every day. Juice, fruit, toast and... More 

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Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Stayed one night and found it to be okay. Rates are high $160 +tx for this average hotel. Rooms were clean,nicely decorated and the beds were comfortable, our room was in the $200's and overlooked a field. It seems there have been many additions to this hotel as our rooms were at the back of the hotel and it was... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

I have stayed at the hotel every year for a long time. I have always been pleased with it. When we got into the room, were were pleasantly surprised of its size. Everything was nice and comfortable. Not 100% clean though. The bath was stained and there were a couple of hairs in the shower. The worst was when I... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I have been fortunate enough to have travelled the world (including some rustic places in Africa) yet I can safely say that the Festival Inn in Stratford turned out to be the worst hotel experience of my 57 years. I was there for two nights in mid August while attending an event. My room was tired and due for a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Room looked as if it had been recently renovated. Bathroom could do with the same make over. Queen bed was quite comfortable. Pool area and whirl pool very nice. Best thing about the whole stay however was the breakfast which was very good. Nice set up and good food with the choice of hot, usual bacon, eggs, hash browns. Toast,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

The Festival Inn is a great choice to stay if you want to overnight in Stratford. The rooms are quiet, clean and well-appointed. We were surprised to find a small fridge which came in handy. Included, is a hot/cold breakfast buffet with plenty to offer. The Inn is situated on the main road into Stratford, fairly close to the Festival... More 

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

If you are going to Stratford for the hotels, you are there for the wrong reason. You go to Stratford for the plays and atmosphere. This hotel anywhere else would be at the bottom of my list. But for Stratford, you have to take some things in stride. The rooms are filthy and the grounds not pretty at all. But,... More 

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Collingwood, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We stayed at the Festival Inn this past weekend, and while it was not a luxury establishment, it certainly did the job. The decor was very dated in the rooms, with random red carpets and blah bedspreads. The room was, however, very spacious, which was a plus. There were some areas that needed improvement; our coffee-maker was broken upon arrival,... More 

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