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Laura's Lodge

1026 College Drive | Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 0W1 , Canada
Laura's Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel-like lodge has many of the things you expect of a low budget option but none of the bad things. Most importantly, it is very clean and well organized. Great value for money. First time I've had a room for $60 and not had something to complain about. Not bad location either, just a bridge to downtown.

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Gordon H, Owner at Laura's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Bill for the great review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We do try to keep our prices down and affordable. We also pride ourselves in the cleanliness of our lodge. Looking forward to future stays you have in Saskatoon whether for business or pleasure. Sincerely, Gordon More 

Calgary, Canada
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I spent 8 nights here while visiting someone in the University hospital. The rooms are as clean (or cleaner) than any I've experienced in hotels, the kitchen is well kept and the staff are friendly. For the price, I couldn't have asked for more. Keep in mind if you're booking a room, the walls are very thin. Through the week,... More 

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Gordon H, Owner at Laura's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the positive feedback. We do try to keep a neat, clean and quiet lodge so we are very happy your stay was more than comfortable. We value our repeat customers so our customer service is beyond any hotels. Thanks again for commenting on Trip Advisor. Gordon More 

Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We arrived late in the evening and we paid for the room for 2 nights and then we saw the room which was really tiny with no amenities, not even a bathroom in the room. We were too tired to look for another place but did look up the listing on the website and it does not mention anywhere that... More 

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Gordon H, Owner at Laura's Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Karen K, I am not sure when you stayed but we do have one of the rooms with its own bathroom.Many nights guests have there own personal bathroom as no one else shares with them that night. We also have a sister hotel within a 3 minute walk up the street under our management that has its own 4... More 

Saskatchewan, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We needed accommodations late one night as a family member was rushed to hospital and we saw the poster in the Royal University Hospital for Lauras Lodge. So we called and there was "room at the inn". Nothing extravagant but a place to sleep, very clean quiet and comfy. complimentary coffee and tea as well as full kitchen to use... More 

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Gordon H, Owner at Laura's Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad we could accommodate your stay. We very much appreciate your review. Hopefully next time it is not for hospital reasons but we are there for all hospital families. We are happy our facilities met your needs but encourage any travellers to the city for concerts, family visits, sporting events or just visiting our beautiful city to enjoy... More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Laura's Lodge is a large house with many different rooms across from the hospital and university--good location not only for students or visitors to the hospital, but just walk across the bridge and you're in downtown. Nice, clean place to stay that is central and about half the price of a hotel room. It's a little like staying in a... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

We spent 8 nights here while visiting our University student daughter.The hotel prices are high in Saskatoon,so I looked for an alternative. It is directly across from the hospital and 3 blocks to the University.It is very centrally located to the downtown core as well. Extremely safe area,never any concerns.We walked the area every night. The Lodge is spotless,as other... More 

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Lloydminster, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Very friendly and accommodating staff, cozy and clean, nice big fully equipped kitchen and modern living room area to enjoy. One of the rooms has a half bath otherwise it is shared bathroom but worked out well. Right accross from the hospital when having to be there for procedures ...close to downtown and parking in the back.......Very reasonable when you... More 

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mcpheeville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011

Clean, quiet, cozy, well-lit Pleasant staff. Situated conveniently close to hospital, university, shopping, the river. Would definitely recommend Laura's Lodge for an affordable, pleasant night's sleep! I spent two weeks here and found the living quarters comfortable.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2011

Travelled to Saskatoon to visit a friend working at the University of Saskatchewan for a week. Location is great, the closest bus stops were a block away. You can even walk to the university 4 blocks away and catch a bus from the bus loop where almost every bus in Saskatoon passes by. For those of you brave enough, you... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2010

My only complaint is with the manager. Being a student working the overnight shift in Emergency into Xmas eve morning, I made sure to ask if sleeping a few extra hours in the morning would be acceptable. I was informed it was not an issue since nobody had the room booked and was not given a specific time for checkout.... More 

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Gordon H, General Manager at Laura's Lodge, responded to this review

I am sorry you ended up with this issue. You rented another room for 12 nights and not this one, and we allowed you to stay in this room, which was your friends room, and we gave you a specific 3 hour late checkout. When you asked to stay till 6 PM, I was unfortunately unable to accommodate such a... More 

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