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Hotel Ruby Ponderay

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“small chain”(2 reviews)
“waffle maker”(8 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here two nights last week. The hotel rooms are clean and quiet. The location is great and close to the fairgrounds. All of the staff are friendly and helpful. The breakfast is good but no bread for toast was available this time. We...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We stayed at the Ruby in Ponderay last night after visiting our nephew at his tiny condo on Schweitzer. We stayed in Ponderay so we wouldn't have to drive all the way back after midnight. The place is really cool with the kind of charm...More

Thank larrelli
Response from Patrick L, General Manager at Hotel Ruby PonderayResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we enjoyed having you hear as a guest. Although the season is coming to a close, we hope to see you again in the near future so...More

Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at this hotel for one night a little over a week ago. The room was a little underwhelming and since we faced the back of the hardware store a little noisy with trucks. Breakfast was decent and filled us up to enough to...More

Thank Froot_Juice
Response from Patrick L, General Manager at Hotel Ruby PonderayResponded today

Thank you for the great feedback! It is greatly appreciated and I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay! We are in the process of redesigning our rooms so be sure to stop back by next time you're in the area and see all...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We have stayed in this hotel for several years in a row during the Lost in the 50's car show the third weekend in May. It is a very nice, clean place to stay. It has an indoor pool with hot tubs and a fitness...More

Thank grantm390
Response from Patrick L, General Manager at Hotel Ruby PonderayResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the fantastic feedback, Grant! It was another wonderful "Lost in the 50's" event this year and it couldn't have been possible without all our wonderful guests like you! We look forward to seeing you again next year (or sooner). Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is our second stay at the Hotel Ruby in Sandpoint. This is a casual, clean hotel with a pool and a hot tub, which is a really nice touch if you have teens. We rented two rooms next to each other this time, for...More

Thank maryellencool
Response from Patrick L, General Manager at Hotel Ruby PonderayResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the wonderful review! It was a pleasure having you as a guest and we look forward to having you again when you're in the area. If there's anything that you can think of that could make your stay even more enjoyable, please...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Pool
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$78 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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.
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Milliephoebe
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
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DebCha
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.
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"We like the rooms on the 2nd floor the best."
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"Ask for a room facing the front or on the North end"
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"The rooms with two queen beds offer a small fridg & microwave. They are also roomier."
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"rooms closest to lobby very quiet and accessible"
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