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The Hotel on Pownal

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   146 Pownal Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 3W6, Canada
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Ranked #6 of 25 hotels in Charlottetown
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

On a two week Atlantic provinces vacation with my wife and two boys and would rank The Hotel on Pownal among the top two or three spots we've stayed. The staff were amazingly attentive and helpful. The rooms were excellent, clean and comfortable. The all included light snacks in our rooms and free light breakfast was an excellent touch. The... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I found the Pownal online and loved it from the start. We were traveling with two other couples and they booked based on my recommendation. I was a little nervous but the hotel was great, the staff very helpful and friendly (had some great restaurant tips), check-in and out was a breeze, nice continental breakfast, the free... More

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Florenceville, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel offers most everything a traveller could want: nice accommodations, great location, and friendly staff. The complimetary Continental Breakfast had a terrific selection of healthy and fresh food and I took advantage of an Island Beach brew at their "Evening Guest Reception". The bed was uber comfortable and there were no "noise" problems. Price is reasonable. Will definitely stay... More

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Meaghers Grant, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

my husband and I found this hotel quite by accident a number of years ago. We continue to go back there as often as we can becuase of the great location, great service and the nice rooms! we have nothing negative to say about this hotel. The staff are polite, attentive and helpful right from the first phone call to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In an online search for a place to stay in Charlottetown, my wife and I lucked into The Hotel on Pownal (THOP)! From the moment we arrived, through our 9 day/night stay, to the (sad) moment we departed for home, the staff, the food, the service, the amenities and the comfort had us both agreeing that it's the nicest place... More

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were made very welcome by reception, after arriving in a downpour. Our room was fine, and it was good to have a laundry room, after touring for 8 days. Location was excellent, everything was within walking distance. We enjoyed the continental breakfast, coffee and tea that was available all the time, and a pleasant glass of wine or beer... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very nice hotel .. breakfast was good, staff very nice and the location could not be beat.It is in the historic area, a few minutes from the boardwalk and yet very quiet. There is no need for a car here but just one FYI there are NO local buses running on Sundays...well, pretty much everything shut down... More

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ksamuel, Manager at The Hotel on Pownal, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your Hotel on Pownal experience on this site. Our location is certainly a great starting point to explore our small historic City. Only minutes away from theater, shopping, Victoria Park, and the waterfront, yet located right in the middle of Downtown. What better way to be green than to park your car and forget it. Though... More

Toronto, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am happy to say our stay on July 5th weekend was very comfortable. There was some mix up with the double bed but front staff was very accomodating and went out of their way to provide all the options we can explore. We were provided extra room which was very nice gesture considering whole PEI was booked for music... More

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ksamuel, Manager at The Hotel on Pownal, responded to this review

Thank you leaving feedback in regards to your recent stay with us on this site. We aim to make your stay a memorable experience and am happy to see that our staff members were able to accommodate your double bed request when you checked in with us. As Gluten Free diets become more common, the Hotel has decided to offer... More

Halifax, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here one weeknight in June on business. I held meetings in the hotel conference rooms over two days. The meeting rooms are well appointed with a variety of tech available. Rates were competitive and the staff was very helpful and went above and beyond. The hotel room itself was nicer than average and the breakfast had a good... More

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ksamuel, Manager at The Hotel on Pownal, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience on this site with other travelers. I am very happy to read that you were able to attend a meeting at our facility. With four meeting rooms of varying sizes available, the Hotel can cater to a variety of meeting ranging from 2 to 80 attendees. Meeting rooms come fully equipped with LCD projector,... More

Grunthal
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed here for 2 nights. The room was not overly large but we were just sleeping in it. The lobby is very welcoming and we really enjoyed the reception hour, wine and local beer were available. And the breakfast was very filling. We opted for the green package which gave us a $10 gift card to a choice... More

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ksamuel, Manager at The Hotel on Pownal, responded to this review

I appreciate you leaving your feedback in this site in regards to your stay with us. Certainly great to see that you enjoyed our evening guest receptions. Showcasing our locally crafted beers from the Prince Edward Island Brewing Company is a wonderful way to spend an hour in the evening. Our, "Greener is Cleaner" program is well received by our... More

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Additional Information about The Hotel on Pownal

Address: 146 Pownal Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 3W6, Canada
Location: Canada > Prince Edward Island > Charlottetown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Hotel on Pownal 2.5*
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The Islander Guestrooms Hotel
The Hotel On Pownal Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Charlottetown #5 Business Hotel in Charlottetown
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With a marked fresh, urban style, The Hotel on Pownal is a modern boutique hotel ideal for those who shy away from conventionality.Located in the heart of downtown Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island on historic Pownal Street, we're within a breath of shopping, fabulous dining, and the beautiful Charlottetown waterfront & boardwalk.With your stay at our recently renovated hotel, our unique Urban Experiences will keep you active and entertained. We also have all the modern conveniences and amenities you expect.We invite you to stay at The Hotel on Pownal - Urban Comfort & Conference Centre. ... more   less 
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