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Bala Bay Inn

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Reviewed May 28, 2012

We stayed ther ea few weeks ago. The rooms were very clean and the people where very nice. When we got to our room the air conditioner was not hooked up. I called down to the front desk and asked for some one to hook...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2012

This historic hotel has been "renovated" to a 70's pop theme that seems like it was done by the team from Trading Spaces. Bright and colorful but incongruent with the building. The rooms are small, spartan and a bit smelly. With noisy portable air conditioning...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2012

First of all I want to be fair to the Bala Bay Inn and say that we really did have a wonderful time there on the Victoria Day long weekend! Check-in was great, rooms were a bit small, but we knew this and they were...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2012

We have stayed here a few times, once for a concert and a few times for some jobs my husband and I do in the area. The place has been renovated recently and it is full of great history (which the front desk gals know...More

2  Thank Beth C
Reviewed May 10, 2012

Stayed here last summer for a Blue Rodeo concert at the Kee. Old place, lots of historic charm here, formerly the Swastica Hotel (the swastica is still there in the brick work). restaurant was pretty good for dinner, windows open to let the air in,...More

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