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Muskoka Riverside Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   300 Ecclestone Drive, Bracebridge, Ontario P1L 1G5, Canada
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Ranked #12 of 12 hotels in Bracebridge
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013
jay798575 Amritsar, India
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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
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Burlington, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not happy with this place. Reception area was not pleasant. Very expensive for what you get. Noisy, outdated place. Would not recommend. Smelled of smoke and very unkept, An older typical motel kind of room that I would prefer not to stay at.

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Port Elgin, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We arrived yesterday at 2:30 to find that our 3 rooms had been given up to someone else. We were sent to some sad little nearby hotel that was not worth the money we paid and had no pool or bowling alley as we had been promised at the Riverside hotel which is under total renovations and is a total... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

This hotel, which was once the jewel of Bracebridge has recently changed hand. The previous owners had closed dining room for breakfast but had provided an extensive continental breakfast in the Teletheatre area. The current situation is that the pool and hot tub are closed, and empty, and the dining room has been closed. The breakfast area is now in... More

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Amritsar, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

I stayed here on a road trip. I could see that this place was a very nice place and location was good.Love the riverside view and cruising. Friendly staff, clean and comfort rooms. Good for single person not couples.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here on a road trip. I could see that this place was a very nice place at one time. It is in dyer need of attention to bring it back to what it once was! Carpets were very dirty( stained) very dark by docks du to no lights being on. Stairs to dock needs hand... More

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Oshawa, Canada
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

The location of this hotel is truly enviable and the restaurant is okay. However that's where all the compliments stop. The entire facility needs refurbishing...a total overhaul. The price to stay here is outrageous since this place is pathetic in many ways. I believe they were looking to off load this place to some one with a little money and... More

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Cahuita, Costa Rica
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Great location, but the Inn is sadly in need of refreshing. Carpets, first, then furnishings. Everything is dated. Breakfast was a basic continental, which is never thrilling, but dinner in the Riverside Restaurant was very good and exceeded expectation so clearly, they do know what guests want, just don't have the money to do the reno! Sorry, but if you... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

This hotel absolutely is due for a renovation! Although the beds were reasonably comfortable, the surroundings were shabby and very tired looking. Additionally there is no elevator. The bathroom was merely adequate. The hotel is not at all memorable, and at $149. A night for our stay, we can certainly get much better, more luxurious surroundings for that price even... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013 via mobile

As far as local hotels go, this one seems decent but it's in bad need of renovation. Room was clean. Toilet didn't flush properly, mattress was old and hard. Breakfast was terrible (if you can call it that) served in a large room with literally 4 tables, total mess everywhere and all you got was a toaster, crappy coffee and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Terrible stay. Non smoking section smelled like smoke, room was extremely dated. Carpets and beds stained. Filled tub to give my children a bath, pulled plug and drain was completely plugged. Disgusting! Packed up and left!

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Address: 300 Ecclestone Drive, Bracebridge, Ontario P1L 1G5, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Muskoka District > Bracebridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Muskoka Riverside Inn 2*
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Also Known As:
Muskoka Riverside Hotel Bracebridge
Muskoka Riverside Bracebridge
Muskoka Riverside Inn Bracebridge, Muskoka District, Ontario

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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
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