We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Best Northern Motel and Restaurant

Show Prices
#6 of 13 Hotels in Wawa
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Best Northern Motel and Restaurant
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

138 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 133: English reviews
Start your review of Best Northern Motel and Restaurant
 Click to rate
Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Clean and quiet. The room was nice and it had a fridge and coffee maker. Only issue with the room was there was no heat in the washroom and was way too cold to shower. Restaurant does not open until may.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AniParsons
Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Average room, very cold floor tiles, no heat in room prior to our arrival - got it cranked and things were better. Too bad the restaurant was closed for the season, so we had to go into Wawa for eats. Nice and quiet for sleeping.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Axeman58
Belleville, Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Dont' pass this place by. I've stayed in many motels, and hotels for that matter, across Northern and Northwestern Ontario. I usually stay in St. Sault Marie when travelling across the province using this route, but never again. I will be staying here! No doubt about it. This will be a tradition from now on! When we arrived late in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank moosemedic11
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Very clean motel with conveniently located restaurant adjacent to the motel lobby that serves good meals. Simple, but pleasant decor with units with King bed or two beds. This place is a breath of fresh air after breezing by many of the motels in the North that either didn't survive or are abandoned. Our king room came with fridge and...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Lauren M
Thunder Bay
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We had breakfast in their restaurant last week and found it very good with reasonable prices. It is a Polish restaurant and looking at the dinner menu we thought it would be a great choice for next time. It is three km. south of town but has two motels and another good restaurant next door.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bobbrecken
Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Room is clean and beautiful with electric fireplace. Bedding is done with the great duvets and the tub is a great soaker. Dining in the restaurant was exceptional, food and service above and beyond. Just off the highway before Wawa. Staff are friendly and the service was great. This is a cozy place to stop for your nights rest before...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Debbie B
Lancaster, United States
Reviewed 22 September 2016

People comment on the food being good. It is. Menu is a little exotic, so if you are looking for a burger joint, this isn't it. Room is nice, clean and comfortable. Town of wawa is a few miles up the highway, so if you are looking for a place that is walking distance to food marts, gas or other...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mike V
Winnebago, Illinois
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Stayed for one night on on trip around Lake Superior. The room had all those little details that made it stand out from all the big chain Hotels. Food was fantastic. Service great . We never had Dill Pickle soup before, but I know we would enjoy it again. If you get the chance, do not pass up this soup...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank barbiebug2000
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here on our way through Ontario. Very clean and comfortable room. The motel is close to highway but secluded. There is a nice bar/restaurant that serves delicious food. Definitely would stay here again!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Deanne G
Cold Lake, Canada
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

While in Wawa we visited the best northern restaurant on the advice of reviews on the tripadvisor. My husband and l both had the cabbage rolls covered in a mushroom gravy and perogies the meal was excellent for dessert we had the pavlova it was delicious. The meal was reasonably priced. We would recommend this restaurant to anybody who is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank fishon1331

58 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (37)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (13)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (21)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Wawa hotels
10.2 km away
No photo provided
Sportsman's Motel
#12 of 13 in Wawa
20 reviews
16.5 km away
Mystic Isle Motel
Mystic Isle Motel
#5 of 13 in Wawa
202 reviews
0.2 km away
Makiebares Waterfront Accommodations
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Best Northern Motel and Restaurant

Address: P.O Box 1429 | Highway 17, Wawa, Ontario P0S 1K0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > Wawa
Price Range: $105 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Best Northern Motel and Restaurant 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Best Northern Motel and Restaurant reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Best Northern Hotel
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Best Northern Motel and Restaurant staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
11 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Best Northern Motel and Restaurant staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Queen is perfect”
DebbieB92, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to be the same distance from the highway, but there was little noise.”
hansp608, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stay in one of the 3 cabins if you can.”
ShawnaH221, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The first room may be a quieter room since you would not have guests on both sides.”
80marthas, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upgrade to one of the cabins, get some take out from the restaurant, and enjoy your stopover.”
Frankensense, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
5 of 5