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Ocean View Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   38 - 42 Main Street | PO Box 129, Rocky Harbour, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 4N0, Canada
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Ranked #3 of 4 hotels in Rocky Harbour
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lethbridge
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A standard hotel. Very basic rooms but adequate. Our room had a door leading to a grassy area in the back. Bathroom was tight. Wi Fi connectivity virtually useless. If you could get on, you get kicked off just as quickly. During the summer months the band Anchors Away play Mon,Wed and Fridays. Buy a ticket for $28 and a... More

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Wilmington, DE
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59 reviews 59 reviews
16 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here 2 nights while staying in the Gros Morne area. The hotel is very clean and more modern looking than what I expected from the pictures. These are my comments/quibbles (but note I still give them 4 stars). Location: Can't beat it. Middle of the park and right on the harbour. I can't quite put my finger on... More

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Toronto, Canada
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93 reviews 93 reviews
29 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is obviously popular for its location right in the centre of Rocky Harbour across the road from the water.Also is the place for sing a long shows . We saw a large coach pull in for the pub evening. Our room was small .The bathroom was tiny and although we had a updated room it was a little... More

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked early so we were able to get a harbour view but unable to get a Queen Sized bed, but the two doubles were fine. The view from our room, which had a small balcony with a table and chairs, was beautiful and the sunsets were breath-taking! Rocky Harbour is a quaint little town and central to everything we... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is centrally located for the park, clean and beds comfortable with an A/C "split" in the room so quiet. However, our room was small with 2 double beds and a very small bathroom - with 3 adults and our stuff, it was crowded. As someone said earlier, ask for a second floor room or if that's not possible... More

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London, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the hotel, the room, the view (unfortunately I booked too late to get a harbour view room) anf the restaurant. This was one of my better decisions on selecting a hotel. It is right in the centre of Gros Morne park, and accessible to some of the most spectacular scenery in Canada. I was also lucky to be... More

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Grand Falls Windsor, Canada
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love how the rooms have sliding doors instead of a window. The view is spectacular although we were in the back but next time we will book an ocean view. The beaches are out of this world especially Western Brook Beach...WOW! Room is very clean and comfy. No complaints at all!

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Naples, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed for 2 nights in a 2nd floor ocean view room. The balcony had 3 chairs and a little table. Since this was one of the warmest summers jn NL, the A/C was really appreciated.as well,as the black out curtains. The trade off for those beautiful,sunsets is the sun shining in the windows and warming the... More

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OVM2730, General Manager at Ocean View Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there and thanks for this incredible review. The information you shared regarding the hotel, staff, amenities and views will be very helpful to other trip planners. One of the best reviews I have read for helping other visitors make the most of their visit to Gros Morne...thanks again! Cheers! More

Ottawa, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is located right by the ocean but not on the beach. We had an ocean view room but we were very disappointed with the view from our room on the ground floor. The parking lot is right in front of the window blocking whatever scenic view beyond. In addition, there is no privacy if the blinds are drawn... More

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OVM2730, General Manager at Ocean View Hotel, responded to this review

Hi folks...thanks for the awesome review! We are just beginning some enhancements for 2015 which will include clearing the parking that obstructs the ground floor room views. Glad you enjoyed the food and the sunset views! Cheers! More

Stephenville
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This motel was one of the many beautiful hotels and motels in Newfoundland that we stayed in. The rooms were very clean and there were two restaurants in the motel. All of the employees were so friendly and helpful with information of the things to see and do and always ready to answer any questions we asked. One of the... More

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OVM2730, General Manager at Ocean View Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We appreciate your time in sharing your experience with other guests. Thanks for the tips on the room selection and great comments on our staff and the Anchors Aweigh Band. Cheers! More

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Address: 38 - 42 Main Street | PO Box 129, Rocky Harbour, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 4N0, Canada
Location: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > Gros Morne National Park > Rocky Harbour
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean View Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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The Ocean View Hotel's 52 newly upgraded rooms are located centrally in Gros Morne National Park, on the Rocky Harbour waterfront. We are the region's flagship property, offering excellent chef prepared dining, breathtaking sunset views, and live entertainment 5 nights per week. We're at the centre of all events and amenities. We are also the ticket office for Bontours/Western Brook excursions. Book early and don't forget your camera! ... more   less 
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