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Watauga Village by the river

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Front office staff was friedly and efficient. I was upgraded to a cabin from a motel room without my having to ask. The cabin was rustic and seemed to have been remodelled recently. There was a separate bedroom and full kitchen with dining and living room areas. The cabin was clean. The location is far from the highway, a couple...

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Our family enjoy staying in the place a lot , good hospitality , the owner has a very smart dog which our dog enjoy a lot by playing with her ... I left my purse in the motel , the owner was very kind and she called me while they were cleaning the room .. She send it to me...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Well we had been on the road a long time and stopped at Mike Wiegle's. We were offered the staff accommodation which was going for $100.00 a night for a room so tiny it was really meant for an employee who worked 12 hour days and was going to sleep. Totally avoid this accommodation unless they have the cabins available....

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in cabin 7 which. Upon arrival our room was clean, warm and welcoming. Appears to be recently updated with wonderful paintings and pine finishes. Small living room fifth fold down futon, small kitchen area with all amenities, separate Queen bedroom with a cozy queen bed, clean wash room with tub/shower. We had a great rest/stay here. The price...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This place was great. It seems the suites were recently updated, so everything was clean and in good shape. The suite came with a living room, separate bedroom and full kitchen. There were also community barbecues for all to use. There is a fairly decent grocery store in town, so you can conveniently make your own meals if you wish....

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Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I think you basically get what you pay for. I was looking for cheap lodging for the trip back to Vancouver from Jasper and didn't want to drive for more than 3 hours each day. So we found ourselves in Clearwater. I had booked the Watauga Village cabins and was not expecting too much. However I was pleasantly surprised with...

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Shelley S, Owner at Watauga Village by the river, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind review. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are hoping to have all the units renovated in the near future..

Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here two nights before heading to Jasper. We stayed in the Deer room which was soooo nice. The kitchen has all kinds of facilities (enough pots and pans...) and the bathroom was also very clean. We had a couple of very nice chat with the cleaninglady Margot (thanks for that Margot!) :) the bed is very very good!

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Shelley S, Owner at Watauga Village by the river, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I will be sure to pass along your kind words to Margot as all.

Queanbeyan, Australia
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Two nights here served as a great stopping off point for Wells Gray Provincial Park. The cabins were clean and comfortable although nothing fancy. They have full kitchen facilities and are quite spacious. Friendly and helpful staff.

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Grande Prairie, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Fantastic lady working the check in, so kind. Room was standard fair, had a little kitchenette. Beds were comfy, room was clean. Nestled in a beautiful little town, we would definitely stay there again.

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Vavenby
Reviewed 22 July 2015

What this older motel has to offer is a quiet, peaceful retreat away from the busy streets and highways. Closer to nature with all the comforts of home. Friendly staff with people who truly care about your stay. It doesn't get any better than that! Thank you Watauga Village... Everything was just simply perfect!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We recently purchased WATAUGA VILLAGE CABINS AND MOTEL in September 2015. We are renovating all the rooms. We have upgraded to flat screen TVs, satellite, wifi and replaced the mattresses. All rooms have been themed and have murals painted on the walls. All units are kitchenettes. The motel is located in a very quiet park-like setting close to the river and is very close to all amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Watauga Village by the river

Address: 734 Clearwater Village Rd, Clearwater, British Columbia V0E 1N1, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Clearwater
Price Range: $76 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Watauga Village by the river 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“if you can get cabin c4 for the same price as amotel room do it.”
racewalker_08, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Motels are great but the cabins are a nice choice for further privacy by the river. Wonderful!”
  • Kitchenettes for convenience.
  • Clean washrooms...
margies672, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Motel Rooms closer to the main building or in the quaint cozy cabins.”
  • Kitchenettes for convenience.
  • Clean washrooms...
margies672, 7 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Must stay for all, so affordable . Not sure why all of the negative comments, if we had a problem with anything; our host was more than happy to answer them for us.”
461louised, 21 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Only for travellers wanting somewhere very basic.”
FandRD, 6 Sep 2013 | Read review
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