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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Rennie Hotel (Rennie, RM of Reynolds)

The hotel at Rennie, in the Rural Municipality of Reynolds, was built in 1939 beside what was then the Trans-Canada Highway. Three generations of the Kuz family operated the hotel after 1952. The building was destroyed by arson fire in December 2022.

Rennie Hotel

Rennie Hotel (September 2018)
Source: George Penner

Rennie Hotel

Rennie Hotel (May 2023)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.85288, W95.55438
denoted by symbol on the map above


‘Devastating’ fire consumes hotel, post office in Rennie, Man.” by Darren Bernhardt, CBC News, 8 December 2022.

‘Sad day for our community’: Rennie loses hotel, post office to fire” by Kevin Rollason, Winnipeg Free Press, 9 December 2022.

Fire that destroyed Rennie Hotel was 'deliberately set': RCMP,” CTV News, 12 December 2022.

We thank Jordan Makichuk for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by George Penner.

Page revised: 8 May 2023

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