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Reviewed 13 June 2016

No internet, creaky old bed, dripping faucet and pipe noises, spiders, building in disrepair, .... check out at 9 am! No idea why anyone would have a positive review of this place. Basically a 40$/night hole charging 60$/night. Won't be going back.

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Thank K G
Reviewed 1 May 2015

We always stay here when we go to Thunder Bay. Owners friendly & helpful. Rooms have all been renovated. Always clean and Great price. Handy for shopping, just drive straight down to Walmart, Michaels, CTC etc. Very handy

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1Thank Gail B
Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewed 14 December 2013

The current photo for this motel (1960's photo of "Seaway Hotel") is certainly not this Modern Motel. This listing is also incorrectly classified under "Bed & Breakfast" which it is not, it is a normal cheap motel. We had previously stayed at the Sea-Vue motel across the street, and the same owners run both Sea-Vue Motel and Modern Motel and...

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1Thank JLB M
Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 23 August 2013

Very nice motel. Me and my son stayed there for 7 nights recently. Were very happy. Affordable, clean and pleasent motel. Owner very helpful, he gave us tips what to see around. For sure will stay there again if in Thunder Bay.

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Thank thorvald2013
Reviewed 28 January 2013

Great stay at the motel rooms were renovated and all non smoking which was even better !! Flat screen tv in room two double beds !! Great service from the office as well, quick and brought towels and shampoos we needed quickly :) will be staying again next time in thunder bay

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1Thank polishpriness
chicago, il
Reviewed 2 September 2008

The room was so dirty it was difficult to sleep. The carpet had big rips in middle of floor, the sheets had burn holes in them, the comfortors were dirty still with stains and the bathroom bathtub had dark stains all over floor. I laid towel in shower (since whole town was booked labor day weekend when I was there...

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3Thank blue_eyed_traveler3
Thunder bay
Reviewed 19 January 2008

We stay for over a month, have two bed room with 3 double beds, stove and fridge, free wireless internet. Weekly rent is $250. Owners are very friendly and helpful.

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Amenities

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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are dedicated to providing quality accommodations at affordable rates! We are located 5 minutes from downtown, and Thunder Bay Casino, 10 minutes from Hospital and Cancer Clinic and 20 minutes from the airport. Guests are invited to take advantage of our services. Rooms feature in-room coffee, fridges, and microwaves. All our accommodations are air-conditioned with cable television and free local calls and complimentary wireless Internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Modern Motel

Address: 430 Cumberland St N, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7A 4R2, Canada (Formerly Sea-Vue Motel)
Region: Canada > Ontario > Thunder Bay
Amenities:
Kitchenette
Price Range: $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Modern Motel Thunder Bay, Ontario

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  • At what time does the pool open each day?