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Swan Motel

  • 960 Downie St. Map It
  • Stratford
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Pros

  • One of the best deals in town
  • Warm hosts
  • On a private lot backed by farmland
  • Outdoor pool

Cons

  • Basic rooms with parking-lot views
  • Not walkable to downtown
  • Motor-lodge layout around a parking lot

Published 05/21/2015

Fodor's Review

The original 1960s motel sign still marks this single-story tawny-brick motel 3 km (2 miles) south of downtown, behind which you'll find clean-as-a-whistle, albeit utilitarian, rooms at good prices. What the Swan lacks in style, owners Peter and Colleen, who live on-site, make up in substance: they are friendly and deeply invested in the property, family-run since Peter's parents built it in 1964. Their pride of place is evident in the nicely landscaped grounds (with a large pool), covered with trees and flowering plants; the flowers hung outside the rooms; and little extras like muffins set out in the morning.

Hotel Information

Address:

960 Downie St., Stratford, Ontario, N5A 6S3, Canada

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Phone:

519-271–6376

Website: www.swanmotel.ca

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Nov.–May
  • 24 rooms
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 05/21/2015

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