We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Pleasantly Surprised”
Review of Park Town Hotel

Best prices for -
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 8 more sites!
Park Town Hotel
Ranked #7 of 39 Hotels in Saskatoon
Certificate of Excellence
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Pleasantly Surprised”
Reviewed September 23, 2012

We had been trying for a couple days to book a hotel room in Saskatoon, everything was booked. One day before our arrival, we lucked out and were able to make a reservation with this hotel. Everyone was very nice, accommodating and professional. The room was on the 4th floor with a view of the parking lot, but no worries... Maybe next time we will be on the opposite side.
The room was very clean. The bed was comfy, nice sheets and pillows. The bathroom was clean. The hotel it's self was better than what we expected. Super quiet... No noise from hallway or neighbors.
One of the cleaning staff was working in the room adjacent to ours when we were going down for breakfast. She poked her head out and offered to make up our room while we were out! We thanked her but declined because we would be checking out right away. When we returned from breakfast to grab our bags from our room, she was still cleaning rooms on that floor.... She asked if we were leaving now and wished us safe travels and to come again! So nice!
We were glad to have the coffee maker in the room. Ate our breakfast in the restaurant down stairs. Awesome waitress, good food and wonderful view of the river.
Our only complaint was the parking... We were driving our one ton diesel long box truck and had some problems with the parking spaces. But that was expected! Not the hotels fault.
Overall, very happy with our stay, will not hesitate to book this hotel in the future.

  • Stayed September 2012
    • Value
    • Location
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Mexicogir
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

824 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    381
    277
    101
    43
    22
See reviews for
182
207
57
302
Rating summary
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (133)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Any
English first
Saskatoon, Canada
1 review
Reviewed August 29, 2012

Had my wedding at the Park Town Hotel this past August. The staff was friendly and very helpful along the entire way, I stayed in a standard room with a river view the night before the wedding and in the AMAZING presidential suite the night of and Sunday after. Everyone was friendly, rooms were clean, the food at the hotel was amazing plus there is a pub right in the hotel which made for a great meeting place for friends and family. Most of our 140 guests were from out of town and staying right in the hotel and all of them had a great experience and told me they would recommend the hotel to friends or family visiting Saskatoon.

If you are considering getting married in Saskatoon the Park Town is the perfect place to have your reception, recent renovations to the rooms give them a great modern feel plus compared to other downtown hotels the price is very reasonable for both rooms and dinner.

An easy 5/5 rating from me, my new wife, and all the guests that stayed during the wedding.

Room Tip: Any upper floor room overlooking the river gives you an amazing view of the best part of Saskatoon
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank John F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Regina, Canada
Level Contributor
46 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2012

The location is good for access to the river and to downtown. But there wasn't anything else about the hotel that would encourage me to come back. The room was very average and the beds were comfortable enough. The weather was very warm when we visited Saskatoon, but we couldn't run the air conditioner because it seemed to be emitting a fair bit of dust and an unpleasant odour. The parkade isn't actually attached to the hotel, which isn't a big deal, except the area between the parkade and the hotel entrance always had quite a number of smokers loitering about.

Room Tip: Ask for a view of the river.
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank pimmingswool
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Darryl C, General Manager at Park Town Hotel, responded to this review, September 11, 2012
Thank you for your feedback Mr. Pimmingswool. I would like to respond by advising you that we have began a preventative maintenance room check process to ensure that all rooms are working accordingly prior to all new arrivals. The parkade which is 20 feet away from the entrance is covered and all stalls are electrified and has elevator access to the ground level. Also part of the parkade is a heated underground parkade which has direct access to the hotel. Thank you for the comments on our dream beds as we have certainly invested on these! Very important to have a great sleep in our business. I can assure you that a focus of mine is to move smokers away from the entrance of the hotel and have already installed signs to do this.
Hope to see you again at the wonderful Parktown riverfront hotel.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Saskatchewan
Level Contributor
150 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2012

I booked at the Park Town because it was $129, not $159 like the hotel I did want to book at downtown. I should've splurged. Check in was nice. The front counter people were friendly and helpful. The main lobby is nice looking but the hallways/ rooms need updating. The bathroom is very small (and I've been to NYC where the bathrooms are known to be small).
Pros:
- beds are comfy
- fridge
- price
Cons:
- bedspreads are so dated looking
- our key expired after one day, even though booked in for 2. Pain in the BUTT!!!
- asked for a river view when booking and when checking in but got a view of the pool roof
- lots of people smoking outside the doors
- smell of damp, dusty all the time

Room Tip: I don't know, thought I was getting a river view but it sucked
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2012, traveled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
2 Thank wns141
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Darryl C, General Manager at Park Town Hotel, responded to this review, September 11, 2012
Dear WNS141 thank you for your feedback about your stay at the Parktown Hotel. I am pleased to announce that we are just finishing the final touches on our design for the entire main floor, which includes an open lobby,new front desk, new lounge developement and newer touches to our all day restaurant. This is targeted to begin around Decemeber of this year. As well we continue to focus on our bed product. We will soon be complete in this endeavour, having our own "Dream" bed with triple sheeting and duvets! I wish I could give everyone a great riverview room but that is not possible. We have a large number of riverview rooms but they are not guaranteed by request, although we do try our best. We are also moving smokers away from the hotel, and have already started this process.
Thanks again and hope to see you again at the Parktown Hotel.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Prince Albert
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 14, 2012

As a return guest and previous employee of the complex I came back to the Park Town for it's location and free parking. This time around I had some overseas guests with me to show around the city for the next three days. Calling to book was a breeze, whoever I spoke to on the phone was pleasant and when she heard I was entertaining people from abroad she ensured that we had an excellent view of the river. Fantastic! A couple of annoyances though: the fact that our bathroom did not have an exhaust fan. It's been a hot, sticky summer and getting out of the shower into an extremely steamy bathroom with no escape...not my favourite. Secondly, and the most disappointing, the fact that they don't accept the chip part of bank/credit cards for payment. As this is a fairly major hotel for Saskatoon, should they not enable this option on their eftpos machines? My guest had been using their credit card throughout Canada with the chip and pin working fine. When swiping at the Park Town didn't work, the front desk person only responded with a cold indifference. We were able to take cash out at the ATM on site to rectify the problem. We just found it annoying that a major hotel would not have this as an option. I'll let the attitude slide. Maybe our front desk attendant was just having a bad day. Overall, a good enough experience for what I was looking for. Would stay again, just bring a different method of payment. Wi-fi was a plus.

Room Tip: Ask for a river view.
See more room tips
  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank CheshCat306
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Darryl C, General Manager at Park Town Hotel, responded to this review, September 11, 2012
Thank you for the feedback. I just wanted to let you know that we now have the chip technology available throughout the Parktown Hotel.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Victoria
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed July 10, 2012

Nice hotel, good value with clean rooms and friendly staff. Location is great for summer events. Comfortable bed and furnishings, will stay again..

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
3 Thank ZiggySanderson
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed June 14, 2012 via mobile

My room was nice though cramped (the desk chair impeded access to the dresser or bathroom). The bed was very comfortable with plenty of pillow weights to choose from.

Free wi-fi was a plus, but it was off-line for part of one of my five evenings there. (Front-desk staff were very courteous about getting it fixed promptly.)

Dining room was mediocre: tired French onion soup with too much bread, salad was a huge mound of chopped iceberg lettuce sprinkled with carrots, cabbage and cucumber.

The crudites ordered through rroom service, however, were fresh and plentiful (if unimaginative). Unfortunately, the in-room fridge was too cold and froze them to mush overnight.

Hotel is walking distance to downtown. Beautiful river views.

Stayed June 2012, traveled on business
Helpful?
3 Thank Wordfiend
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Saskatoon hotels
The James Hotel
#4 of 39 in Saskatoon
5.0 of 5 bubbles 370 reviews
Radisson Hotel Saskatoon
#9 of 39 in Saskatoon
4.0 of 5 bubbles 952 reviews
Central Business District
Delta Hotels by Marriott Bessborough
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Central Business District
Sheraton Cavalier Saskatoon Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Park Town Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Park Town Hotel

Property: Park Town Hotel
Address: 924 Spadina Cres E, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 3H5, Canada
Phone Number:
Location: Canada > Saskatchewan > Saskatoon
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Saskatoon
#9 Family Hotel in Saskatoon
#11 Business Hotel in Saskatoon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Park Town Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 172
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Park Town Hotel is perfectly situated in downtown Saskatoon overlooking the spectacular South Saskatchewan River. Take a leisurely walk by the river on one of the many Meewasin River Valley Trails. Explore local boutique shops or try fresh produce at Saskatoon's local Farmers Market. Then end your day by relaxing in our Four Seasons Restaurant, dining with a picturesque view of the river or unwind with a cocktail in our Riverside Lounge. Excellence is our standard at the Park Town Hotel, which is why every room is designed with you in mind. Our newly renovated rooms feature the Park Town Dream bed and free wired and wireless high speed Internet. We have a newly renovated business lounge for corporate clients to stay connected, complete with access to free high speed Internet and complementary printing right in our lobby. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to Saskatoon. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Cheap Tickets, Priceline, Cancelon, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Park Town Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Park Town Saskatoon
Park Town Hotel Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing