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The Guv'nor Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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“pub food”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

The hotel and pub are both very English. Typical carpeting and decoration that reminds you of being in a tiny English pub/B&B. It will feel a bit outdated to most people, and a bit of a musty smell at first, but I personally believe that...More

Thank Dawn M
Response from RNeary, General Manager at The Guv'nor InnResponded 29 August 2017

We are sorry you had to visit under such circumstances, hope all is well. We work hard on trying to create the "English" feel both for the Pub and Inn. We are very fortunate to have a great staff that truly feel that customer service...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

I selected this hotel because it was outside the conjested downtown area of St John's. Yes, I know, it is a very small city with few inhabitants, how can it be conjested? The streets are very narrow and wind along steep hills in a bewildering...More

Thank petertoronto2016
Response from RNeary, General Manager at The Guv'nor InnResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments. We do pride ourselves our clean, comfortable rooms, with fridges and microwaves. Even though we are not downtown as you mention we are not far. We will of course pass on your comments about our genuinely friendly and helpful...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We stayed at the Guv'nor Inn from June 27th - July 8, 2017 & it was a very nice place to stay, & we/I would/will stay there again the next time I visit NFLD. From the moment we checked in starting with the front desk...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Well... Wow is all I can say. From the check in to the resturant... To the cleaning staff. My partner and I stated one night here in the Sweeny suite. We went after a famiy tragedy... Just to get away for a night. What a...More

Thank Ian M
Response from RNeary, General Manager at The Guv'nor InnResponded 29 August 2017

Sorry that you had to stay after a family tragedy but we are delighted that you had such a great experience. We are very proud of the Sweeney Suite and of course our staff. In your words it is often difficult to compete with the...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I had a family tragedy and needed a break. We stayed in the Sweenet Suite and it was amazing. We have stayed in suites in SJ before but this one is something else! Cozy, clean and had everything you could possibly want....More

Thank QuackersMcQuacksalot
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$115 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$115 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (7)
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Susan W
19 February 2017|
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Response from Larry W | Property representative |
Hi Susan Check in time is 3:00pm, and our check out is 12:00noon. If you have any other questions please feel free to contact our front desk agent 709-726-0092 ext 0
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Nicole S
2 September 2016|
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Response from Larry W | Property representative |
Yes we can, we have a play pin available, they are limited, so please request it upon booking your room.
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bevtemp
28 June 2016|
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Response from Larry W | Property representative |
Hi Bev please call 1-800-961-0092
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Room Tips
"Had no problem. Our Room was great."
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"We like to have a bedside table each side of bed (for hotel feedback). Also...need more lighting for reading..."
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"If you need a window that opens please request a room in the back, motel-like area of the Guv'nor's."
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"Wonderful, fully equipped meetings"
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