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2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1633 Capilano Road, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7P 3B3, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I travel a lot and usually use B&Bs. This time we figured a budget hotel would be okay for one night. Wow. What a mistake. The building is rundown with paper-thin walls....(literally could hear the guy upstairs using washroom at 4 a.m.). I went to turn the duvet down and there were 2 large brown dried blood... More

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Please read carefully the latest reviews of the Grouse Inn or what is now renamed the Gross Inn. I booked in January and the reviews back then were ok. We were supposed to be staying for 2 nights at the very end of our trip but felt disappointed on arrival. The online photos don't show a true reflection of the... More

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Rehovot, Israel
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We reserved this motel about a month ago and even arrived early to the place, but got the farthest room in the outside court close to the main road and noise. We felt like 3rd rate customers being discarded. In the room, the sink was damaged in several places, the large towel was old and torn on the edges and... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We booked a one bedroom suite here it was average said one bedroom but was divided by a sliding curtain, and half wall and no door so not sure i would call it a one bedroom suite. The kitchen was ok apartment size stove, full size fridge, microwave, coffee maker, and dishwasher, and had pots and pans and utensils. Fold... More

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I'm telling you right now, do not even consider wasting your time or money here! This is going to be a long review, but I really suggest you read it!! My mom and I stayed here because it was close to many activities we were interested in, and it was only a bus ride to down town. The reviews were... More

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8 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

Booked a room for 1 night. Second time at the motel. First time was alright 4 years ago. This time not so much :( had a cabin room. It smelt so bad. Smell which penetrated our clothes witch sucked as it was our first night of holidays. Its old. Holes in the curtains stains every where. Thank goodness we didn't... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Check in clerk was rude and very unhelpful, not a pleasant check in due to the strong smell of urine in the main office. If this wasn't the only hotel available this past weekend, there is NO way we would have checked in. upon first impression the rooms seemed pleasant enough. I was not impressed with the smell in my... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

This is the worst hotel i have ever stayed in! I changed rooms three times, the first one smelled so bad of mold you could smell it before you even opened the door, the second room was so dirty the bedding had huge stains and they looked fresh, the third room looked and smelled better but in the evening i... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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59 reviews 59 reviews
36 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I booked a suite and a room for myself and 5 of my children while we were attending an event in downtown Vancouver. I didn't know what to expect because the rates were so low and included a free buffet breakfast and free parking. I was pleasantly surprised to find that although the rooms are definitely dated, they are in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

This motel is very old and dated BUT the price is reasonable and location convenient. Continental breakfast is not bad and the room was basically clean. Most front desk people here are not friendly and maid service not great. They made our bed and left clean towels but didn't give us more coffee or coffee cups. We had a kitchenette... More

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Address: 1633 Capilano Road, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7P 3B3, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > North Vancouver
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Grouse Inn 2*
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