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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Just about everything in this hotel can be improved but we stayed four days without a functioning TV, with very long walks, sans elevator, along strange corridors. Room was clean on arrival but no housekeeping in four days except one change of towels and a roll of toilet paper. Yet we stayed because the staff was friendly and it reminded...

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I had traveled to many places, This is the worst place that I had ever been to. The room is not secured, the lock is broken, the place is dirty, garbage on the floor, the air conditioner is the oldest style, the room smells bad, and super small, the wall is cracked. They charged me the price for a 4...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 27 August 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed here to save some money for his birthday and our 2 year anniversary and we will never stay there ever again. It all started with leaving my custom hand made dress my mom and I made at the hotel. We checked out Sunday morning, I noticed my dress was missing Monday night and immediately called...

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East Maitland, Australia
Reviewed 25 August 2016

First impression was not good as there is an large paved area outside the front door that was covered in cigarette butts. Next morning noted 3 employees of the hotel smoking outside and just throwing butts on the ground. Once inside the hotel things did improve to some degree. The hotel was clean with easy check in. The hotel appears...

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Well this place is definitely unique don't listen to the booking agent on the phone there is no parking we stayed for 2 days and paid over 100$ in parking where we couldn't see our car and know that it was safe ( hoped and prayed it was ) they r tying to modernize this hotel and I'll Give them...

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Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewed 15 August 2016

The outside of this hotel is very misleading. When we arrived, the attendant working was nice and helpful. Then we walked down and up some very unusual halls and staircases. The building appears to have been some kind or dorm or hospital at some point. The most minimum of alterations have been done to call this a hotel. The hall...

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Erie, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Hotel is located in a very run down area of the city. No parking available except for an unguarded lot 2 blocks away. Hotel lobby very small and hallways very narrow. Two people could not pass in hallway. We decided not to stay and desk clerk was very hesitant about giving a refund. As a Wyndham employee, I was embarrassed.

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Regina
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This hotel was terrible all the way around, the pictures on their website does not match the real thing. The room was small there was no king size bed, our room had not been cleaned of vacuumed in a while there was spider webs on the lamp shades and in the corners. There was no coffee in the room, continental...

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Thank Garry S
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Pros: The room was clean and renovated. The air condition was great and the washrooms were clean. Cons: It is in a rough neighbourhood. I did not feel very safe when I was walking on the street at night.

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Reviewed 15 July 2016

Great experience! Front desk staff was absolutely friendly, fast and efficient. Rooms are small but all the necessities are there. Definitely will go again next time I am in the downtown area. Does not look sketchy. Good area to be in! You can hear people walk in the halls. If you wake up with the little noise I do not...

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At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with a strong student influence from the Ryerson University Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities, with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of vintage cinemas, and a healthy nightlife centered on the area's Distillery District bar and clubs near the East End, it's both an easygoing daytime spot and a popular party place after sunset. It also features some of Toronto's best outdoor landmarks, including Yonge-Dundas Square and the Nathan Phillips Square: perfect for a concert, a skate, or a relaxing sit-down.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Downtown Toronto, this historic property offers the contrast of old town look with newly renovated rooms. Conveniently located, this property is mere five minutes walk from the Eaton Centre, Allan Gardens, Dundas Square and many other tourist attractions including award winning restaurants. It is one of the few hotels in Downtown which has survived the York period (Former Toronto). Hop onto a street car or Subway and you are at the Toronto Convention Centre, University of Toronto, CN Towers, Rogers Center, Hockey Hall of Fame, China town,American Embassy and Harbor front within ten minutes. At Knights Inn we are committed to making your stay as comfortable as possible. All our staff members are dedicated and will provide you with excellent service, making your stay memorable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knights Inn Toronto

Address: 117 Pembroke Street, Toronto, Ontario M5A 2N9, Canada (Formerly Downtowner Inn)
Region: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Downtown
Price Range: RM188 - RM668 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Knights Inn Toronto 1.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Downtowner Hotel Toronto
Downtowner Motel Toronto
Downtowner Inn Toronto
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“Regular room was very very small. Pick something bigger”
  • very small but bathroom was very clean
  • Very clean - love Pantene shampoo - but very small
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  • Very small but bathroom was very clean
  • very very small
 of 5 bubbles theromos, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Spend a little extra for security and Location”
 of 5 bubbles GavinW10, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask if there are newly renovated rooms. Keep a sense of humour.”
  • Day 3: A change of towels and a roll of toilet paper.
  • The door was locked but the white light shows a 1 inch gap.
 of 5 bubbles JamesS391, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles IanF24, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from this Hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 22beckic, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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