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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stay here for a week or 2 every few months for work. The hotel is really nice, the location is fantastic. Walking distance to many great places in Peterborough. The balcony view is awesome, overlooking water and a small marina. Rooms are very clean and the beds are comfortable. Be sure to book early during hockey season as it...

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments regarding your experience at the Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront! We appreciate your great feedback and are happy Donna was able to work out a room for you. Thank you for your continued business and we hope to see you again soon!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed one night at this hotel over the Christmas Break. Check in was smooth. Room: clean, comfortable, balcony Bathroom: tub did not drain, overall the bathroom needed some maintenance and updating Hotel: highlight was the indoor/outdoor pool and exercise room The hotel itself needs some updating and maintenance, but for one night it was ok. The location seems to...

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank for your review of your recent stay with us. We're happy to hear that you had a nice time with us. We are schedule to under go a complete renovation in the coming months and we couldn't be more excited. We hope you will come back and see the changes!

Toronto
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having stayed here before when my now 13yo was Atom aged it was a no brainer as the team manager to bring my younger sons' team for their tournament. The Hotel thinks of everything for these guys - leaving a conference room open for team meals, ample towels for the extra guest and making sure all guests abide to an...

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront! We're thrilled to hear that your team enjoyed their stay with us and hope they did well in the tournament. We look forward to welcoming you back!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel is located on little lake. The gazebo bar and grill is on the waters front board walk. Fantastic entertainment every weekend. Boats can pull up and dock right beside the bar. Food is good and service is even better! There is a signature burger that they make every week and it's always good. Great finger food! Donna who runs...

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank you for your great comments about the Gazebo Bar and Grill at the Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront! It is a wonderful spot to enjoy lunch or dinner and beautiful scenery in the summer months. Your comments will certainly be passed along so Donna can read them. We look forward to seeing you this summer!

Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit was nice. hotel was nice. I have had some trouble with the booking as I bought my mom the room as a present and they still charged her credit card. This was in September and I have been trying to sort it out since. Overall the place is clean and nice and the river view is great

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about your experience at the hotel. Sorry to hear that you are still trying to sort out the guestroom. If you contact our Guest Services Manager, Danielle Cranley at Danielle.Cranley@whg.com, she will be able to give you a hand. Thank you again!

Grand Prairie, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wrote a review on my stay back in July. After I wrote the review I was told they were going to do improvements to the hotel and workout area. Well I stayed here in early December and still no improvement. The staff is still very friendly but the rooms, stairs, hallway and workout are so old. The workout area...

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback. We do apologize that our renovations hadn't happened by the time you returned to the hotel. We are scheduled to undergo our renovations in the near future and we are very excited for these changes to happen!

St. Catharines, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently stayed at this location. Get area right downtown. Hotel is starting to show it's age. Definitely needs updating.I am sure they have benefited from their location and lack of hotel space for a long time. Found front staff rather inept. Could not find reservation. Had to argue with them and have a third party intervene to correct problem. Also...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Dear Chris F, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your experience. I am happy to hear that our location worked for your travel needs. However, please accept our sincerest apologies for any inconvenience the condition of the hotel and the unusual experience during check- in. I have taken note of your comments and forwarded them our restaurant...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best location in town. Clean rooms, friendly staff and free breakfast. Really enjoyed my stay. Hotel is located in downtown. Hotel is perfect for business guests because all the banks and major financial institutions are in walking distance.

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank you for your great comments regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Peterborough Waterfront! We're so happy to hear you had a wonderful time with us! You must have purchased a rate that included breakfast, as free breakfast is not something we offer being a full service hotel, but we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed it. We...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Almost below-average Holiday Inn, I'm sure the location is nice during warmer months but my winter timing didn't help with the review. Hotel rooms are old and dated as with the rest of the hotel. The fitness area/pool is cramped and dilapidated. Staff were friendly and welcoming but really there aren't too many better choices in Peterborough unfortunately.

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. We appreciate all the feedback we receive from our guests.We are schedule to undergo a complete renovation in the coming months that will update and modernize the hotel from top to bottom. We are very excited about these changes and hope you will come back and visit us again to see them!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Had a pleasant time in this hotel this weekend. Right down by the water it would be a great time in the summer as well. This site appears to be well run beds were clean. Did not use the restaurant or night club so have no comment. Only rated site a 3 because it is in need of a renovation...

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Tracie O, Manager at Holiday Inn Peterborough, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We appreciate your feedback. We are schedule to undergo a complete renovation in the coming month and couldn't be more excited about it. It will updated and modernize the hotel from top to bottom and we can't wait for the changes to happen. We hope you will come back soon!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the Friendliest Service Among Peterborough, Ontario Hotels Located In the heart of the Kawarthas, the Holiday Inn Hotel Peterborough Waterfront is ideally situated along the Trent Severn Waterway in the downtown business and shopping district with 60 restaurants within walking distance. Our hotel's central location puts you near the world's highest hydraulic lift lock and Canada's only Canoe Museum, 1.5 km from our hotel. Peterborough hosts numerous festivals throughout the year, such as summer's Festival of Lights and is home to popular arts facilities, like Showplace Performance Centre. You'll also find some of the best shopping opportunities in downtown Peterborough. Lodging here puts business travelers near GE Canada, Siemens, Pepsi-QTG, De Laval, Ministry of Natural Resources and other businesses in Peterborough. Our hotel's amenities include over 650 sq. m. of meeting space, catering services and a 24-hour Business Centre. From the indoor/outdoor pool and whirlpool to the kid's playroom and recreation room, our Peterborough hotel's amenities keep you entertained. Enjoy a meal at the Riverside Grill, visit the Fitness Centre and relax in a 100% nonsmoking guest room or suite featuring comfortable beds with triple-sheeted mattresses, work areas with free high-speed Internet access, a 32-inch LCD TV and more. We invite you to stay at our hotel in Peterborough, where the only thing we overlook is the water. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Peterborough

Address: 150 George St. N., Peterborough, Ontario K9J 3G5, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Peterborough
Price Range: $107 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Peterborough 3*
Number of rooms: 310
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Holiday Inn Peterborough Ontario
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“If you like to see the water try to get a balcony room on the river side.”
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 of 5 bubbles Q3189BIbarryb, 4 days ago | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the locks :)”
 of 5 bubbles 4kids3dogsandahubby, 5 days ago | Read review
“Ask for riverside without the view of the large roof.”
 of 5 bubbles WilliamY559, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Don't accept 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 74HeatherL, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for a "water view" room - the "city view" rooms are very noisy on weekends!”
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