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Retro Suites Hotel

Travelers' Choice award winner
2 King Street West, Chatham, Ontario N7M 1C6, Canada
Retro Suites Hotel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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90 reviews 90 reviews
37 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is one of the greatest theme hotels I have stayed at. The room we had ( the study ) was very large with a huge bathroom and was very clean. Everything was up to date including the TV which has a picture I have never seen in a hd TV. The staff were very friendly and helpful with all... More 

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Annandale, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is my favorite hotel in North America and I travel extensively for business and pleasure. The staff is polite, efficient, friendly and informative. The rooms are incredibly unique and spotlessly clean. there is a restaurant on site called the Chilled Cork, which is a delightful place to have pre-dinner drinks. If there is one problem with this hotel, it... More 

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Van Wert, Ohio
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family recently stayed here on the way to Niagara Falls. This was one of the best hotels I have ever stayed in. The staff was helpful, and went out of their way to make us feel welcome. Each room has a particular style with many to choose from. Also, located next to a small shopping mall the stay provided... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I just recently had our wedding at The Retro Suites Hotel and wouldn't change a single thing. The hotel is so unique and special for Chatham. I am so happy this was our number 1 location!! This hotel has hands down, the absolute BEST customer service I have ever experienced. They are so accommodating , understanding and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Stay at this place! It's unlike any other. U won't be disappointed! So many different styles of rooms to choose from. Right downtown, close to some good restaurants and a few bars, or better yet go downstairs and eat at the delicious chilled cork.

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RetroSuitesTeam, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Martin H, Thank you for your fantastic review and for selecting the Retro Suites Hotel! We appreciate your support and are so pleased to hear that you had such a positive experience at the Retro Suites and Chilled Cork! We look forward to welcoming you back to both hotel and restaurant in the near future. Cheers! More 

Ontario, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We stayed this little gem of Chatham,Ontario on the weekend. The owners went out of their way to bring a retrospective of the past to all their themed rooms. You have rare pieces of furniture decorating every room that goes with the theme that room. You have a navy room,cowboy room,disco room and many more.Every room will transport you back... More 

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I recently spent a few days in Chatham,Ontario and had the privilege of staying at this very unique hotel. From the friendly and courteous service to the fantastic rooms , Chatham has a very special hotel to brag about . I look forward to a return visit !

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RetroSuitesTeam, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Terry G, Thank you for your review! We look forward to welcoming you back to the Retro Suites Hotel and are delighted to learn of your fantastic experience! Kindest Regards, More 

Springfield, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This is a great little boutique hotel. We really enjoyed the themed room (The Midtown) with the exposed brick walls and the high ceilings. The lobby and rooms are very newly remodeled and everything feels fresh and clean. The front desk employees were very knowledgeable about the area for attractions, dining, etc. The complimentary hot (eggs, hashbrowns, toast) or continental... More 

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RetroSuitesTeam, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Popcorn84, Thank you for reviewing the Retro Suites Hotel on Trip Advisor, we certainly value your continued support and very much appreciate your feedback. Please accept our apologies in regards to your early morning awakening due to the construction on the King William Block. At this time, the outside construction is close to completion and as a result, construction... More 

Chatham, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I recently had the opportunity to once again stay at Retro Suites. This time I chose the Easy Rider room, which is a Harley Davidson themed room. It was awesome. I had several guests in my room as we were at a wedding and all were in awe of the room. The staff at the hotel couldn't have been nicer.... More 

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RetroSuitesTeam, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear J k, Thank you for returning to the Retro Suites Hotel and posting such a wonderful 5 star review! We are glad to hear that you had a wonderful time with us and that you enjoyed the Easy Rider Suite. Our staff also appreciate the kind words and were happy to assist in creating a memorable weekend for you.... More 

Chatham, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

What a treat this was! My husband and I stayed in The Study for one night thanks to family members who gave us a gift certificate to try it out (as they loved staying here for a family wedding). We live in Chatham, so probably would never have stayed here. It was like experiencing a special retreat. Staff were friendly... More 

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RetroSuitesTeam, Manager at Retro Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Julie L, Thank you for such a touching review. All of our associates felt an overwhelming sense of pride after reading your review and we really appreciate your kind words. We love to hear that your "stay-cation" brought you comfort and relaxation. Thank you for making a little place in your heart for us and we hope to see... More 

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