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The Harbourfront Inn

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a pleasant stay at the Harbourfront Inn . Pro: The room was clean and in good repair. The bed was comfortable. It was nice to be able to open the window and feel the breeze coming off the river. Quite location away from all the hustle but it's still close enough to the casino. Con: The halls had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are from just outside of Sarnia but stay here on a regular basis when we are out socializing with friends and do not want to pay for a cab home and be without our car. There's definitely nothing super fancy about this hotel but the location is great and the rooms/grounds are spotless. A little dated but that's reflected... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: Location was great and near by restaurant -literally walking distance was a definite plus Cons: Breakfast times-need to be extend. People are there on vacation and would want to sleep in so it would be nice to extend till 10.30 or 11 Location: Restaurant near by i.e. Paddy Flaherty's Irish Pub is a walking distance and the food is... More 

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Toronto
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

This was our second stay at the Harbourfront Inn, this time in room 210 - a queen bed room on the upper floor. In general, the hotel is dated and the hallways are dark - but if it's clean I don't care. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The air conditioning worked very well and was not... More 

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Thank Carobs
London, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

Stayed here for one night during the Powerboat Festival! Amazing price, nice clean room, very friendly staff, continental breakfast was more than expected.. they had really good egg wraps..and if you cant eat that early... 630-930, then go down get some and bring them to your room..eat it when youre ready as you have a microwave in your room! Walking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Well my husband stayed at this hotel while working in Sarnia many years ago and we drop in once in a while. Same wonderful atmosphere with fridge microwave and view of the water what could be better. A room on the night our boat broke down. Accommodating as always they found us parking for vehicle an 26 ft boat. Stokes... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

We booked a room which we got at the very end, it smelt terribly of smoke (it was a smoking room to be fair), younger son was in another room some way up the corridor, no food available and no drinks, everywhere was shut when we arrived, breakfast is really early so missed it but helpful staff gave me a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We found our room to be reasonably comfortable but were awakened a few times by the inconsiderate few. Don't think I'll stay here again. Its pricey for what you get. In front of our room seemed to be the gathering place for beer drinking and partying.

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dseller, Manager at The Harbourfront Inn, responded to this review

Your feedback in regards to your recent stay is appreciated. While we are very pleased that you found your room comfortable, we are extremely disappointed to hear that your sleep was interrupted because of exterior noise. Please know that this is not the norm, as the majority of our guests comment on having spent a quiet, restful night. On occasion,... More 

Albion, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

We didn't have a great experience but the price was right. Desk clerk wouldn't budge on room assignment even though I made a good case using internet-posted materials. Hall smelled badly like old socks but the room was OK in that respect. Location is quite remote from amenities, so you're captive to their expensive and not very good breakfast unless... More 

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dseller, Manager at The Harbourfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting your review. We are glad to hear that your room and our price point were to your liking. We are very sorry that you found the hallway uncomfortable. We constantly strive to provide an environment of comfort to our guests and this summer's humidity level has certainly been a challenge. We are located next door to... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Cigarette burns in my blanket and when they cleaned the room they didn't wash the glasses. We were given two coffee mugs that were dirty. The door from our room leading to the parking lot had a strong odour of cat urine. Cheap rate, cheap room.

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dseller, Manager at The Harbourfront Inn, responded to this review

We are so very sorry that we fell short of your expectations, and frankly, our own as well. Please accept our sincere apology and our assurance that these matters have been brought to the attention of the housekeeping and maintenance staff. We appreciate your feedback, as it presents us the opportunity to focus our attention on these issues. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about The Harbourfront Inn

Address: 505 Harbour Rd, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 5R8, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Sarnia
Price Range: $77 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Harbourfront Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 102
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The Harbourfront Hotel Sarnia
Harbourfront Hotel Sarnia
The Harbourfront Inn Sarnia, Ontario
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