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Calgary, Canada
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this hotel sight unseen through TravelAdvisor. Either I missed the option to say one person, not two, or there wasn't an option. In any case, when I arrived as one person, the desk clerk continued to charge me the 2 person rate. The room was OK except it lacked a luggage rack. I believe the box covered in... More 

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Thank Entrippy
Anchorage, Alaska
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a long, beautiful, but tiring motorcycle ride, the Wanakena Motel provided the 3 C's: comfortable, even cozy, and clean. They offer the choice of a bedroom, small living room and kitchen for a very reasonable price. We had a good night's sleep.The manager was personable and accommodating. Our room was facing east. We enjoyed a rainbow in the evening... More 

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Cochrane
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23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

What a great little place to stay , I was there for a week working the owners were very accommodating and friendly. My room was clean and lots of space , it was also nice that I could bring my dog along .

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Thank Mccleave N
Winnipeg, Canada
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I echo the previous reviews. This place is a pleasant surprise, well-maintained, clean, with lots of space both inside and out. Pride of ownership is obvious with the friendly, accommodating manager. Beds were comfy, the location was quiet and we could sleep with the window open because the bedroom window opens onto the big forest behind the building. Lot of... More 

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Prince George, Canada
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53 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised here. Proprietors are friendly and accommodating. The rooms are large,my bed was very comfortable. The room was really clean, there was obvious evidence of upgrades (bathroom and TV). Things were painted and tidy. Am happy to recommend this accomodation.

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Fort mcmurray
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

Room was older but great for the family ... We travelled with an infant and the way the room is divided was perfect. It's like a small apartment with a small kitchen including oven full fridge dishes and utensils ... Living room had a couch and bed .. Another bed in the bedroom which is separated by a wall with... More 

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Thank Mishiek
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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137 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

When my wife and I pulled up to this place and saw all the construction pickup trucks in front of so many of the rooms, meaning lots of young male workers, we were a little nervous about how quiet things would be. There's a lot of road construction going on in the area. But I guess these guys really have... More 

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Nanaimo
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46 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

The staff were amazing at making our stay comfortable. We had a double room. The main room you walk into had a queen size bed, flat screen TV, closet, kitchen table with 2 chairs; kitchen was just off of it. Full size fridge, stove was interesting to use but forgot to mention that to them (knobs didn't work properly so... More 

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Thank Beezee12
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Disappointed that I had no running water to shower. Manager said the well had debris in it. Sad that I got lung infection. No fan in the bathroom. Visable black mould growing on the bathroom. Poor ventilation in the small room. The feed back I recieved from the manager was " next time we will give you a clean room"!... More 

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3 Thank Wetsuweten17
Prince Rupert, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

After a long day and no rooms at the number one recommended motel we were sent to the Wanakena Mote. Receptionist was friendly and helpful, rooms were typical motel rooms, but very well kept and clean. Very quiet and easy access to highway. Will go directly here next time in Burns Lake. CCG

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  • Kitchenette
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room

Additional Information about Wanakena Motel

Address: Highway 16 East, Burns Lake, British Columbia V0J1E0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Burns Lake
Amenities:
Kitchenette
Price Range: $70 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Wanakena Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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