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477255 Highway 95 North, Ponderay, ID 83852, United States of America – Show map
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Ski Passes Available
Fitness Center, Hot Tub, Indoor Pool (all year), Bikes Available (free)
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Vending Machine (drinks), Vending Machine (snacks), 24-Hour Front Desk, Shared Lounge/TV Area, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Business Center, Fax/Photocopying
Newspapers, Safe, Facilities for Disabled Guests, Family Rooms, Heating, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
Wal-mart Supercenter (1,000feet)
Lou's Restaurant (243feet)
Lou's Restaurant (243feet)
Schweitzer Mountain Resort (10miles)
Lake Pend Oreille (3.5miles)
Schweitzer Mountain Resort (10miles)
From 3:00 PM
Until 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 17 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
All older children or adults are charged USD 6 per person per night when using existing beds.
All older children or adults are charged USD 10 per night for extra beds.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a crib.
The maximum number of extra beds/cribs in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
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Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
Based on 127 reviews
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The Quality Inn hotel is located just minutes from Lake Pend Oreille and Coldwater Creek Outlet.
Score from 44 reviews Good
Just a 2-minute drive from Lake Pend Oreille, this Sandpoint City Beach hotel features an outdoor pool and hot tub. Free Wi-Fi is included. A daily continental breakfast with fresh waffles is served.
Score from 58 reviews Very good
Schweitzer Mountain Resort is Idaho’s largest ski area. It features 300 inches of annual snowfall, 2,900 acres of skiing area, 92 ski trails, and a village with shops and restaurants.
Score from 10 reviews Wonderful
My schedule required great flexibility day to day and they were perfectly willing to meet my needs.
The whole place was a construction zone but that didn't affect our room. It was comfortable and quiet. I'm sure the hotel will be very nice when it's completed.
The staff was very friendly and helpful. They all loved our dog!
We were just in for a sleep and back on the road
Couldn't have done better for the money.
Clean, comfy rooms, good value
The bed was awful
Breakfast was good
Breakfast was not great especially if one is avoiding wheat. Room was a little on small side.
Location was great as it is right where one turns off the highway to go to Schweitzer Mountain. Easy access to restaurants.
Dirty spa...water seems clean but there are rusted pipe pieces on bottom. Bed moves around if partner moves...almost like it is on rollers. we were told wrong room number...then she sent us to the back lot only to walk almist all the way back to the lobby where our room was...then key cards didn't work!
Location...price...quiet...breakfast included...good tv...plenty of hot water.
Room was smaller than expected and the breakfast was so so.
Hotel was clean and staff was polite and informative.
Breakfast just minimal. No real coffee in the room. Wish they had do not disturb signs.
Away from the train noises. Quiet and inexpensive. Clean.
The bed was a little too hard for my liking. Had a hard time sleeping.
The dining area was spacious and welcoming. The hot tub area was bright and open. The location was close to shopping and the bypass.
Room was comfortable, clean and a great value for the money. Perfect choice if you're not interested in high luxury.
The single bed rooms are really, really tiny--so, if you want spread-out room, choose a two bed room. The lighting in the bathroom is poor so I was reduced to blow drying my hair and applying mascara in the bedroom area. Not a huge hardship, but it struck me as weird. The single bed rooms also do not have the mini fridge that the two bed rooms have (but, seriously, where would you put one?), so plan accordingly--fortunately, I travel in the fall, so I can leave things that need to stay cool in the trunk of my car. The trash outside the door--and the ash trays--was not emptied all week. Kind of gross, even for a smoker like me.
I love the location of Hotel Ruby Ponderay--it's just around a couple of corners from my son's apartment (the whole reason for my trip is to spend a week with my son) and when I leave at 6am to head home I just have to turn left and head south to Coeur d'Alene. No twisting around Ponderay or Sandpoint to get out of town. It's all straight forward. I also really appreciate the staff. Housekeeping kept me loaded up with regular coffee (leaving the decaf on their carts) and whenever I needed something from the front desk it was always provided with a smile and a healthy dose of efficiency! I also liked the emails checking up on my reservation, prior to my arrival, and the email thanking me for my stay once I got home.
1. At registration, after paying, you get a formal letter informing you that wifi in your room is only a courtesy and not guaranteed. 2. Staff is loud, talking and drinking coffee together as a great place to visit. Extremely unprofessional thoughout the day. 3. Laundry room is open to breakfast area and lounge, staff keeps the door wide open from dawn to dusk so as to visit easier, while the guests listen to them and the washers and dryers spin. Cannot hear yourself think, much less watch a few minutes of am news on the lounge tv while having breakfast. Rude. 3. Cannot walk past the desk to the other side of the bed when the desk chair is being used. Have to slide over the bed..good grief. 4. Do not have shear curtains as well as black outs, so you either keep them drawn and dark in the room, or your room is completely open to the parking lot and no privacy whatsoever. All rooms are like this. 5. Will never use this brand again.
It was in Sandpoint area
Location was good
The efficient staff, the quiet room, the breakfast
I found the hotel clean and the breakfast was good; overall a positive experience
The staff was welcoming and friendly. They were helpful and knowledgible. Everything was very clean.
Room was clean Staff nice Decent breakfast
Great staff, comfortable room, all around great place to stay!
We were very happy with our stay. Reasonably priced, friendly staff, small room but clean and nicely furnished. We didn't eat the breakfast only because we were in a hurry.
Room was very comfortable, staff friendly and helpful.
Staff was nice. Room clean. Coffee and breakfast in am. What else can you ask for.
Hot tub water too heavily chlorinated, made eyes water
location, helpful staff, needed anything done, fast response with positive attitude to meet our needs.
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