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Hotel Ruby Ponderay

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477255 Highway 95, Ponderay, ID 83852-9740 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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On your next visit to The Gem State, book a room at our Hotel Ruby Ponderay near Schweitzer Mountain. Our hotel is within easy driving distance of Sandpoint, Lake Pend Oreille, great golfing, skiing and More sightseeing. Relax in one of our hot tub rooms and enjoy our complimentary continental breakfast to get you started. We are pet-friendly, 100% non-smoking, meeting space is available and free Wi-Fi internet access keeps you connected to home or the office. New on-site restaurant and lounge! Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Golf Course
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 76 - USD 119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Idaho > Ponderay
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On main commercial strip in a huge parking lot,no character setting. A mile from downtown. Modern,hotel type rooms ,no fridge or microwave or coffee machine. 24 hour front desk,coffee in lobby,and help with luggage if you need it.Nice indoor pool and jacuzzi. Good continental breakfast.Restaurant...More

Thank Yvonne C
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great hotel. Jacuzzi was very relaxing. Staff was helpful and had lits of local information to share. Close to shopping. Great breakfast. Bed was very comfortable. Had a great sleep. Will stsy again!!

Thank Jimmy2412
Response from Patrick L, General Manager at Hotel Ruby PonderayResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for the great review, Jimmy! We always appreciate it and I'm glad we were able to exceed your expectations! Hopefully we will see you again in the near future. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in The Ruby. The room was very clean, and the bed was good. Bathroom was remarkably clean. I would highly recommend staying her. Staff was very helpful and polite. Great place to stay.

Thank 66rjp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Hotel Ruby last weekend while in town for a friend's wedding. The hotel sets back from the busy road, which is nice. From the outside, to the lobby, to the pool, to the room, it was clean and comfortable. I enjoyed staying...More

Thank GlobeTrotting781647
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

On our last night on our road trip we stayed here. Got a special surprise when we walked to the door of our room. We got the lost in the 50’s room which was a fun throwback. Staff was friendly and hotel was clean. Next...More

Thank Steve P
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Pamela F
27 March 2018|
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Response from Nancy D | Reviewed this property |
Our room did not have a fridge but we had a small older room.
30 May 2017|
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Response from Amy M | Reviewed this property |
It is not within walking distance to a nice restaurant. There is a Starbucks, a McDonalds and a Subway nearby. The hotel is in Ponderay, a close suburb of Sandpoint. You will want to drive the 5-7 minutes to Sandpoint to... More
9 September 2016|
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Response from Patrick L | Property representative |
We do have rooms with two queen beds in them. You'll have to contact us and let us know which nights to insure we have one available.
Room Tips
"Our room needed the air conditioner fixed was very noisy. "
24 Aug. 2018
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"Ask for a room away from the road for a quieter nights sleep."
23 Aug. 2018
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"If you don't have a pet, find another location."
23 Jul. 2018
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"We like the rooms on the 2nd floor the best."
24 May 2018
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