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Fenelon Falls, Canada
Reviewed May 11, 2015

Stayed at the General Wolfe in Sept 2014....What a nice place...we so enjoyed our weekend. The rooms are beautiful and comfortable. Our son was marrying a young lady from the island and on a whim we decided to see Wolfe Island and stay for the weekend. The General Wolfe was so convenient, turn left from getting off the ferry and...

1Thank DebWilson
Reviewed June 23, 2014

I stayed here for one night to visit friends that have a cottage on the Island but had a full house, so therefore I thought I'd stay in Kingston for the evening, but then it dawned on me, hey try the General Wolfe Inn. I asked for a smaller room as it was only I staying there. The room indeed...

1Thank OnondagaHill
Albany, New York
Reviewed April 1, 2014

Ask for the waterfront room! Great view of the lake and ferry. It is more like a motel, a very small place. Perfect for writing or for anyone who feels like being left alone from all the trouble. Very quite. If you bring your bike you can do a lot of nice riding there.

3Thank Antonio F
st. clet quebec
Reviewed October 3, 2013

My husband and I were going to Kingston for 1 night. I found this hotel in the guidebook, on first glance we thought OH NO, we ended up loving it and staying an extra night!! Going over to Kingston on the (free) ferry to enjoy the city and coming back to the quiet was wonderful. Elizabeth was very kind to...

1Thank cindystephane
Kingston, Canada
Reviewed August 3, 2013

This restaurant is supposed to be fine dining?? In one word, no. I had the seafood platter. I asked if the lobster was pre-frozen. I was told it was. So, then why would it have a market price...lol!! Horrible frozen lobster tail, a couple of chewy, frozen scallops, one crab leg and a cold piece of horrid fish. Cold, undercooked...

7Thank Margaret J
Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed August 2, 2013

Never again. Poor food and complaints dealt with by the owner with just a shrug of the shoulders saying "That's the way it is". Basil Fawlty would be at home here. The bar is devoid of any atmosphere whatsoever and the whole experience is seriously overpriced (even if you were to pay half of what we did). Please do yourself...

5Thank P B
Mostafa I, Owner at General Wolfe Hotel, responded to this review

Sorry that you misread the pakg deal, sorry that you expected to get a king sizre room&gourmet dinner for 150$, WHEN ALL PEOPLE ARROUND YOU WERE RAVING ABOUT THEIR DINNERS AND YOU HAVE HAD NO COMPLAINTS TILL THE BILL WAS PRESENTED. OUR WEBSITE PRESENTS ALL OPTIONS AND LISTS ALL PRICES. Our business hours can not be changed at such short...

North Java, New York
Reviewed July 17, 2013

We spent two nights at the General Wolfe during the second week in July. First of all, we were very surprised how much the island reminded us of home. We come from a small town in WNY, known for having more cows than people and also windmills. We enjoyed seeing them on the island. The island is a bit busier...

3Thank Donna K
Brockville, Canada
Reviewed July 5, 2013

Our group booked three rooms at the General Wolfe Hotel (#2, #3, #10). I was a bit intimidated by some of the poor reviews, but we were pleasantly surprised. It was not busy. Our rooms had waterfront views, which were ideal. Best view on the island! The staff were incredibly friendly from reservations over the phone to check in and...

1Thank Les M
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed August 27, 2012

My husband and I have recently stayed at The General Hotel for a 1 nights stay. Our view of the St. Lawrence in our room was lovely but the hotel accomodations not so grand. The hotel is in need of some much needed Tender Loving Care inside and out. The room we stayed in was not the cleanest and lacked...

3Thank diane B
Lindsay, Canada
Reviewed May 24, 2012

The trip to Wolfe Island on the ferry is always lovely, and the island itself is worth a visit. But our stay here was less than ideal. If you know what you're getting into--a basic motel--then no problem. The "decor" is bland, there was a faint musty smell, the doors had to be pushed hard, possibly because they weren't adjusted...

Thank SeeCanada
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about General Wolfe Hotel

Address: 1237 Main Street, Kingston, Ontario KOH 2Y0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Kingston > Inner Harbour
Price Range: $74 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — General Wolfe Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Rooms 1 and 2 have water view.”
MicMack, Sep 16, 2015 | Read review
“Try to ask for the waterfront ones and see if you can get it for the lower price. Ask on the phone before you get there. It is a very small place with no formal reception area. Go to the bar upon arrival.”
557antoniof, Apr 1, 2014 | Read review
“room 1 great view but ferry line up in the morning a bit loud.”
cindystephane, Oct 3, 2013 | Read review
“Go somewhere else. Horrible buzzing noise from the AC in our room.”
679pb, Aug 2, 2013 | Read review
“We enjoyed staying in the higher floor as we were able to watch the ferry and the people traveling. The only downfall to the higher floor was having to carry the luggage up the stairs.”
donnak816, Jul 17, 2013 | Read review
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