Albatross Hotel - Gander

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114 Transcanada Highway, Gander, Canada, A1V 1W8  show map
 3 stars
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Albatross Hotel - Gander

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

Overview

Albatross Motel is a good accommodation choice in Gander.

210 km to St Johns.

Due to its location 270 km from Saint-pierre Pointe-blanche airport, fast access to the Albatross Motel is provided.

Rooms

There are 90 modern rooms fitted with climate control, free Wi-Fi, a writing desk, cable TV and ironing facilities. They also comprise private bathrooms appointed with a shower, a bathtub and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Dishes of Canadian cuisine are served in the traditional restaurant. Guests can dine in Mary Brown's Fried Chicken and Ches's Fish and Chips located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers a baggage storage, free self parking and an elevator along with a banquet hall, a meeting room and a business center to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   90.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

114 Transcanada Highway, Gander, Canada, A1V 1W8

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Airports
  • Saint-pierre Pointe-blanche (FSP)
    269.6 km
Restaurants
  • Mary Brown's Fried Chicken
    130 m
  • Ches's Fish and Chips
    420 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    90

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Rooms and availability

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Albatross Hotel - Gander Gander location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    114 Transcanada Highway, Gander, Canada, A1V 1W8

    Get directions
    Airports
    • Saint-pierre Pointe-blanche (FSP)
      269.6 km
    Restaurants
    • Mary Brown's Fried Chicken
      130 m
    • Ches's Fish and Chips
      420 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      90

    Hotel Awards

    CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGanderAlbatross Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in Canada

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    Near the hotel

    • North Atlantic Aviation Museum - 1.3 km
      135 Trans Canada Highway, Gander

      Restaurants nearby

      • Mary Brown's Fried Chicken - 130 m

        Address: Trans Canada Hwy
        Phone: (709) 651-2020

      • Hotel Gander - 460 m

        Address: 100 Trans Canada Hwy
        Phone: (709) 256-3931

      • Greco Pizza Donair - 900 m

        Address: 83 Elizabeth Drive
        Phone: 709-651-3030

        51% likes this, based on 30 reviews

      • Ches's Fish and Chips - 420 m

        Address: Fraser Mall

      • Louige's Pizza - 860 m

        Address: 94 Elizabeth Dr
        Phone: (709) 256-8500

        67% likes this, based on 34 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of rooms:
        90

      Hotel Awards

      CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGanderAlbatross Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 3 Star Hotels in Canada

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      Albatross Hotel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Albatross Hotel

      Average guest rating

      7.2out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 12 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Rooms
      7.0
      Service
      8.0
      Value
      8.0

      Guest reviews

      • Older travelers
        8.4

        As we stayed only one (1) night, we were unable to fully asses the overall status of the hotel, however during that brief stay we were very comfortable and relaxed. It accomadated our needs.

        Some of the lighting fixtures weren't working, plus the hair dryer didn't work.

      • Older travelers
        8.4

        i love eating in the dining room, the atmonsphere is is very nice, good food, great service as well. :)

      • Older travelers
        6.6

        the room was very clean and well maintain, it was a very comfortable stay...!!!

        the only negative and its a big one, the weather was hot and the air conditioner was broken, so i had to sleep the first night in a very hot room, it was not fixed until the following morning,,,,Things like that should b fixed and maintained

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        It was close to where we needed to go and in walking distance.

      • Single
        10.0

        Nice.

        I didn't like the fact that this was supposed to be 4 questions and you lied . It goes on and on

      • Older travelers
        6.6

        We stayed two nights in two different rooms (July 11 and 12, 2012). The first night was booked on-line -- we booked the rooms separately (as we weren't sure we would still be in the area the next day). The first night we were in Rm 257, it was nice and clean with 2 double beds, quite comfortable. The air conditioning worked perfectly. The girl at the front desk was very nice and helpful. We appreciate that you are a pet-friendly hotel, that is the main reason we booked with you as we were travelling with a small dog.

        The second night my husband phoned the hotel to make a booking. The man that answered the phone said it would be no problem getting a room -- to just come in. He didn't even take our name or info so we figured, there must be some nice rooms still available. We were given a room at the back of the hotel on the first floor which would have been fine but the room did not have air conditioning and it was a very warm night. So, my husband phoned front desk and asked if we could have another room with air conditioning. The man at the front desk said he would do his best. So, as instructed we waited in the room to hear back from him...25 minutes later he rebooked us in another room on 2nd floor. This room was quite small, one double bed and was a long distance to walk. I believe the number was 236. We did not particularly like that room. The only good thing was the flat screen TV. We paid the same price for both rooms but the first one was much nicer. I believe the rate of $110 should have gotten us a nicer room than one with only one bed and so far from the main area. Also, the first night was booked online so all info was provided but once arriving at hotel, I still had to fill out a form to stay that night. I have not encountered that in years. Once you have a confirmed booking on-line and have used your credit card, I do not see why more info has to be filled out by hand. Yes, I agree with signing a form but having to fill one out is a minor irritation. If we ever stay at The Albatross again, we will ensure we book a room with two beds with air conditioning as it is a nicer room --- and one that is easier to access. Thank you for the opportunity to provide comments.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        They have very friendly, excellent staff at the front desk. The rooms are adequate and comfortable. Great location right on the Trans Canada Route # 1. Very nice restaurant with courteous staff and good food.

      • Older travelers
        5.0

        location. and management very understanding

        was not told upon booking there would be a wedding taking place in a ballroon directly above us.....party contiuned until 430 am...did not get any sleep at all ...to be honest it was like being in the basement of a dance bar while the party was going on.... we stayed 2 nights... night one was fine but we should have been worned of our room when booking. called the night of the party to ask if anything can be done and was advised to call to talk to management in the morning, i was handled very well and based on the understanding of her i left with some content of the whole stay..i was given the second night free

      • Single
        4.6

        Close to restaurant and the road on Trans Canada. Good breakfast at the hotel

        Rooms use to be smoking rooms and you still can smell it. I would consider this place as a 2 stars no more.

      • Single
        10.0

        The staff were so helpful and friendly, the bed was absolutely comfortable- the all around best sleep have ever had in a hotel, It was recommended to me by a drug rep from one of the top drug manufacturers in Canada who stays there quite often when he is in Gander, Newfoundland. He was spot on! Thanks so much i will definitely stay there next time I am in Gander!! Brenda Mercer

      • Older travelers
        6.6

        We chose the hotel because it was the same hotel we had stayed in 35 years before when we married. It was a trip down memory lane for us.

        The hotel was fine,however the room was cramped and the bathroom was really not up to par. There was no place to even put your toothbrush. We did have a problem with the noise level. The salon above our wing was rented for a party on Sat. Night that started at 9:30pm and finally ended at 3:15am., After a secnd complaint from us. We felt that more thought should have gone into the arrangement of the party planning and the guest placement that night. We were not impressed with that. However, on a positve note, the staff were great and the meals in the restaurant were good, especially the breakfast.

      • 7.6

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Albatross Hotel - Gander Gander location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      114 Transcanada Highway, Gander, Canada, A1V 1W8

      Get directions
      Airports
      • Saint-pierre Pointe-blanche (FSP)
        269.6 km
      Restaurants
      • Mary Brown's Fried Chicken
        130 m
      • Ches's Fish and Chips
        420 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of rooms:
        90

      Hotel Awards

      CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGanderAlbatross Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 3 Star Hotels in Canada

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