The Guv'nor Inn

389 Elizabeth AvenueSt. John'sA1B 1V1Canada
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About The Guv'nor Inn

The Guv'nor Inn sits just outside of downtown St. John's, Newfoundland and features a popular bar that serves traditional British-style food and drinks.

Each room at this property comes with air conditioning, a refrigerator, a microwave, ironing facilities, and a pillow top mattress. Guests will also find a coffee maker and a flat screen television in their rooms.

Guests of this property will have access to a 24-hour reception desk, free local calls, laundry machines, and a fitness room. Free Wi-Fi and a business centre are available at this property, as well.

Food is available throughout the day at The Guv'nor Inn at The Guv’nor Pub. Restaurants in the area include McDonald's, Domino's Pizza, The Bigs Ultimate Sports Grill, and Pizza Empire.

This property is located 1.5 kilometres from Avalon Mall, 3.2 kilometres from Government House, and 5.1 kilometres from the Signal Hill National Historic Site. The National War Memorial is 3.5 kilometres away.


389 Elizabeth Avenue, St. John's, A1B 1V1, Canada
Telephone: +1(709)7260092 | Fax: +1(709)7265921 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business centre
  • Conference rooms
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking lot
  • Restaurant
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Child / Baby Crib

Positive Reviews

Rooms are clean

Most guests of this property have found the rooms to be quite clean. This was appreciated by guests, as all they were looking for was a nice, clean place to spend the night while in St. John's.

Friendly check-in staff

Numerous guests have had positive experiences with the front desk staff. These staff members are said to be friendly and accommodating, which helped guests to get checked in quickly and ensured that they could always approach the staff whenever they had an issue.

Convenient location

Past guests have liked the location of this hotel. While the property isn't in downtown St. John's, it is within walking distance of that area. The hotel is also close to St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, making it convenient for those visiting friends and family members there.

Negative Reviews

Loud air conditioners

There have been complaints about how loud the air conditioning units at this hotel are. Guests have said that the rooms get quite hot without the air conditioners running, since the windows don't open and, therefore, they were forced to keep these loud units turned on.

Small rooms

Multiple guests have complained about the rooms being too small at this hotel. Guests would have preferred to have a little more space, especially when spending a number of nights in the city.

Poor Wi-Fi connection

Guests have reported that the Wi-Fi connection at this property isn't the most stable. As a result, guests have frequently had their devices drop the Wi-Fi signal throughout their stays and they found this to be very inconvenient.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 109 reviews across the web
7.7 /10
7.7 out of 10 based on 109 reviews