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Gateway Motel

819 King Street West, Gananoque, Ontario K7G 2H6, Canada
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Ranked #11 of 11 Hotels in Gananoque
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stopped here for 2 nights and stayed in the family room 3 double beds. It was a good sleep on the beds...the room was a little rough and needs some work outside and inside....it included breakfast which was very basic toast coffee muffins and cereal. The hotel needs work however the price was good and the food was what... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Older style motel. Kept clean and there is a new fridge so that's convenient. I was most impressed that there was WiFi in my room, and it worked well. Overall, if you are looking to cut cost on a holiday (which I was), it is a good option. Just don't expect luxury. Never tried their breakfast but I heard one... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Very reasonable, clean with great views from the room. TV, comfortable beds, lot of towels, shampoo in the bathroom Gananoque can be expensive and we like the theatre so we'll definitely be back to this motel Very nice man checked us in We went when it was too cold but there's a pool and bbq area It's not fancy but... More 

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North Tonawanda, New York, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Made reservations in advance for a 2 day fishing trip my son had given me for Xmas present. Cost for the room with 2 queen beds came to $200.00 with taxes for 2 nights. When we opened the door to our room, the smell was the first thing to greet us. Not fresh, but damp or musty. We left the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Stayed in one of the rooms over the long weekend. Owner was very pleasant and very helpful. Had AC and tv but couldnt get WIFI in our room,had to go out near main office. In the morning only warm water left for shower and my husband had chilly water. Place is old as we have stayed in this motel in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stayed here on a visit years ago and came back. This is not 5-star, but a quality sleep. Bed quality, shower, reading lights are all that they should be. There were internet connection problems in the room (but not the office or breakfast room) but they are working on upgrading. The family that owns and runs it is extremely... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I was on a little road trip with a friend in the Gananoque/Kingston, On. area and came across the Gateway Motel. The owner gave us the keys to 2 rooms just so we could check them out before renting one. Room 25 was o.k. then we went into room 26......wow...very nice, very large & very bright room and the bathroom... More 

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Cambridge, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The host seems a fine person. He is desk clerk, breakfast supervisor, maintenance, and may be the sole cleaner. Nice man... waaay too much to do. The place needs a feminine touch and needs somebody who can see dirt. The rooms are of extremely uneven quality. We moved from one extremely unclean one with streaks on the walls to a... More 

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Ogdensburg, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Rooms had all been repainted. New carpeting. New granite bathrooms. New comfortable bedding. Décor minimal but so fresh and clean. A great nights sleep for this price! I wil go again when I am in Gananoque.

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Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Very pleasant and helpful reception [son of the family?]. We were upgraded to newly decorated room, spacious, clean with nice sylvan view from back window. Obviously some renovation is underway. The shower was a thunderbox! Breakfast was a bonus for what we paid, and was adequate continental - tea/coffee, cereal, fruit juice, toast, croissant and the ubiquitous bagels and muffins.... More 

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