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Residences Universitaires UQAM West

1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   2100 rue Saint-Urbain, Montreal, Quebec H2X 4E1, Canada (Le Plateau-Mont-Royal)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Saskatoon, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Perfect location (right in the middle of downtown close to all the bars, restaurants and shopping), friendly and polite staff, when i got there room was extremely clean. I stayed here because of the $52 a night rate they offer to Pouzza Fest goers and was satisfied with my stay here during the festival. My only complaints are no microwave,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

What you get a UQAM is a basic room in a good location for Montreal. Overall I think the value for money is quite good. In my room, the wired internet didn't work but I was able to access eduroam from the adjacent university building. One night there was a very loud party at the end of the corridor. And,... More

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Toronto
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

You get what you pay for here. If you go in expecting exotic finishes, you have booked the wrong place. You can't beat the location, it is within walking distance to tons of bars, restaurants, attractions and the subway. The apartments have all the basics, good size living room, kitchen and rooms. The only negative is that there is no... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I wasn't sure what to expect with all the mixed reviews on here but the hotel room, studio, rather was just as I expected. Nothing fancy but a place to crash. It's literally a few blocks from St Catherines and downtown core so for the price you really can't beat it. Average room, bed,shower, desk. Although the kitchenette came in... More

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Montego Bay, Jamaica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

I had my doubts when we book this place as I am very picky, actually we began searching for hotels at last minute and all were booked because of a festival. We decided to try the University accommodation and to our surprised it was in a good condition. I had two minor issues: 1) There was no wifi, had to... More

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Stayed here for a night over Grand Prix weekend for a reasonable price compared to other hotels in the area. This hotel has a great location - a couple blocks away from the St Laurent bar strip (perfect for students) and only a 10-15 minute walk to the shops on St. Catherine Street. About 15 minutes to Old Montreal too!... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

I will start with the good aspects of this hotel- it was in a good location, clean and reasonably new. However that is where it ended. If I was a university student staying for a few months with my own resources this would be fine, but as a traveller this was not good. The room lacked many of the facilities... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

As the name suggests this place is a student halls of residence so you should not expect a hotel standard room. It is very basic however clean, inexpensive and in a great location about a minute from the Place des Arts metro station. Internet in the room is wired only, although wifi is available in the reception and common room... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

OK - as everyone here says, don't stay here in the summer. If you do, like I did, try sleeping in a wet t-shirt and unplug the fridge, as it makes the room even hotter. There is no AC - there is a ceiling fan, but it really doesn't do anything much. The proudly declared "personal shower mat" is hysterical.... More

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Saskatoon, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

I reserved a room to accommodate 3 adults. I have stayed in hostels before, but at least I could sleep at night. I knew that it was going to be a no-frills place, but I did not expect it to be so terribly hot. The staff was considerate, however that did not make up for the unbearable temperatures inside the... More

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Additional Information about Residences Universitaires UQAM West

Also Known As:
Residences Universitaires Uqam West Hotel Montreal
Residences Universitaires Uqam West Hotel
Address: 2100 rue Saint-Urbain, Montreal, Quebec H2X 4E1, Canada
Location: Canada > Quebec > Montreal > Le Plateau-Mont-Royal
Amenities:
Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #32 of 74 Specialty lodging in Montreal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Residences Universitaires UQAM West 1.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Residences UQAM are located in the heart of downtown Montréal near Place des Arts Subway station and enclosed to many shops. A perfect location for people who like active life and who wish to live a memorable experience. ... more   less 
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