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Voyageur Motel

177 Powley Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7A 2K8, Canada
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Ranked #16 of 33 Hotels in Thunder Bay
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: - very clean room - free wifi - cable - comfy bed - was able to park right in front of our room - not far from downtown Thunder Bay Cons: - limited cable channels - room is stuck in the 1970/1980's - hubby found that the hot water in the shower took a long time to heat up... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Check in was quick and easy and the manager was very kind. Room is clean and I checked the nooks and crannies because I've worked I the hotel motel business for hotels in the USA for 4 years and I know where to look. Carpets need replacing,huge Crack in bathroom floor, inner door stopper was busted and decor needs updating... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

My husband and I stayed there for 2 nights. It wasn't much, room was small but staff were friendly, it was affordable and pet friendly. It was quite and comfortable. That's all you need when traveling.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

It was late at night, I was tired, looked for a place to stay overnight, had a choice of several places along this commercial area in Thunder Bay, and just wheeled into the lot at this Voyageur Motel, and was very happy with the fellow that came right out to help me, found a nice quiet comfortable room, was quick,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I booked a room for a week and needed to cancel. I had paid in advance in good faith and told him I'd be back to see a room as he couldn't show me one that night. I found other arrangements and went into cancel with a weeks notice. He told me he had to charger a fee because visa... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

My agency booked me into this dive . It's in a seedy motel strip on the outskirts of Thunder Bay , past the Marina . I was supposed to have a non smoking room . I was shown a room reeking of smoke with a vac running to "clean the air " . I had phoned ahead twice to be... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I would recommend the Voyageur Motel, and I would stay here again. The room was clean, the bed comfortable, room temp was adequate. Hotel furniture was mismatched, but who cares? We didn't come to spend our visit in the room looking at the furniture. As long as the place was clean and the bathroom didn't have mushrooms growing in it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This was my spouse and I's second stay at the Voyageur. They are kind, professional and obviously put a lot of their time into the business. We stayed on the second floor (a smoking room, which was all that was left as this place books up fast) with our two dogs. The furniture, bed and fridge was brand-new. The television... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I would not recommend the voyageur: AC was horrible it barely worked so I had to open the window for some cool air but then I was clearly able to hear the trains all night so my options were to try to sleep in a very very warm room or a warm room with grinding metal in the background. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We arrived after a 15 hr drive very tired, owner asked if I wanted a queen or king, took the king, $75 including tax. Room very clean, large tv and great Internet (included), tiny fridge that worked great. I was so surprised at how comfortable both the bed and pillows were, and I am very picky. The only downside? The... More 

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