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Motel Au Vieux Fanal

170 rue Fraser, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 1C8, Canada
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Motel Au Vieux Fanal
Ranked #3 of 15 hotels in Riviere du Loup
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Milan, Italy
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Old fashionated motel but clean with a kind service. Take the rooms facing the river: you'll have an incredible sunset/rise. Location is great: apart of the main road with a couple of restaurants nearby.

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Cranleigh, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
29 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

This is good motel accommodation with just a few shortcomings. We had a large room overlooking the St Lawrence with chairs on the patio outside with which to enjoy the view. The room had two queen sized beds, television, fridge, small table and four upright chairs. Hanging space and storage facilities were adequate. The bathroom was a reasonable size with... More

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
3 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

A pleasant surprise with rooms backing directly on the St Lawrence river and mountains. Super clean, modern decor, updated bath, queen bed and well priced. English speaking owner was very pleasant and helpfull. A great place in a charming town.

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Montreal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I recommend this motel to those who want a super clean room, very reasonable prices and a fantastic view of the St. Lawrence. The owners are very nice and dedicated to serve their customers. There are picnic tables and a few double-gliders available. All this in front of this beautiful view. This was my second stay and certainly not the... More

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Markham, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Rivière du Loup is about half way on our two day trip to/from Toronto/PEI. Vieux Fanal was well rated on Trip Advisor. Not far from the TCH( but far enough), good restaurants within walking distance, lots more within a 10 minute drive. Basic room, spotlessly clean bathroom, outdoor pool, less than $90/ night,....gorgeous view of the St.Lawrence River & mountains... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

This room was okay, but nothing to write home about. Furnishings and bathroom were old and could use some care. Everything was clean enough, but its age made for nor the best impression. It is close to restauarants and shopping and the river view is great on a sunny day..

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Ontario
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70 reviews 70 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

My husband and I stayed here for 1 night on our way to PEI. Our room was at the back and when we drove there, we had the unexpected surprise of the beautiful river view. The room was quiet and comfortable, we awoke refreshed for another day of driving. The owner was also very helpful in calling a local eatery... More

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Cobourg, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Stayed at this fabulous motel for a night on our way back to Ontario..Such a nice comfortable, clean motel and oh my Goodness what a wonderful view. Owner are sweet, charming and very accommodating!! Cant wait to stay there again

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ottawa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We booked this motel after reading glowing reviews on TripAdvisor (and rightly ignoring one lone critical review) and we are so happy we did! The views were breathtaking, the motel well maintained and our room was comfortable and spotless. Free coffee in the morning and the smiles of the lovely lady who owns the motel all made for a perfect... More

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Toronto, Ontario
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Wonderful hotel. Check-in was very warm and hospitable--felt like we were family being welcomed home. We are not bilingual,but the owners are and were very helpful in arranging our whale watching cruise. Hotel VERY clean--bed firm and comfy. Right off coast road--but very quiet. Sunset views were Kodak moments to be treasured forever.

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Address: 170 rue Fraser, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 1C8, Canada
Location: Canada > Quebec > Riviere du Loup
Also Known As:
Motel Au Vieux Fanal Riviere Du Loup, Quebec

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Beautiful spot with an exceptional view on the river. Most beautiful sunsets in the world. Excellent service. Free coffee in the morning. Heated pool. Many excellent restaurants nearby (walking distance). Near downtown. ... more   less 
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