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Residence Inn Florence

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1000 Sweetwater Avenue, Florence, AL 35630
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Ranked #4 of 12 Hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Dale J Spring Hill, Tennessee
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Spring Hill, Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Business travel on this one - great place. Comfortable beds. Great workout room. Very friendly, helpful, and knowledgable staff. I travel to Florence often. While this is not my 1A place to stay it is a very close contest and price considered it is the best hotel in the area!

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

I have always liked Residence Inn. This time I was on a motorcycle ride and two of us shared a two bedroom suite. It was perfect. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, nice kitchen. The hotel itself was very nice. The breakfast was above most and the staff were very friendly. I almost gave the hotel a four but I could not... More

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete the survey and an even bigger thank you for the 5! Florence is a great destination for motorcycle travelers as we are near the Natchez Trace. This weekend we welcome guests from all over the country who are participating in the Trail of Tears Commemorative ride. More

Atlanta, Georgia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We have been loyal Marriott travelers for many years, and Residence Inn, Florence did not disappoint. Great customer service, wonderful amenities, and that Marriott Mark of Excellence, which is seen in every aspect of this property's operation. Thank you for another great stay.

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

Thank you for your Marriott loyalty! You are the guest that makes the Marriott brand the most successful hospitality brand in the world. Marriott has a long history of Hospitality Excellence and I am glad you found the Residence Inn was no exception! We look forward to seeing you again! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We recently spent a week at Residence Inn in Florence. AL while visiting family. The extra benefits of complimentary breakfast and full-size kitchens greatly enhanced our stay. We also enjoyed the pool, hot tub, basketball court and fitness room. All of the staff were consistently friendly, courteous and helpful. It was a pleasant stay and we will be back when... More

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

The Residence Inn was designed for guests like you in mind when staying several days in a row. The fully equipped kitchen allows you to continue your lifestyle as you would at home, preparing your meals, without the need for eating out all the time. The only difference and best part of it all is that we will do the... More

Perryville, Missouri
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Honestly, this was a second choice to the Marriott Shoals resort, but I have to say I was VERY pleasantly surprised by this room. In fact, after visiting a family member at the Marriott Shoals resort, this room was way better. It was without a doubt one of the nicest I have had over the years. Every thing was very... More

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

As they say – there is no price tag for cleanliness! Marriott properties are some of the best in the world, the Marriott Shoals is even ranked in the top ten percent! The rooms at the Residence Inn are about 40% larger than your standard and typical hotel room which many guests prefer the large living and kitchen area. But... More

Pikeville, Kentucky
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

We stayed overnight for my birthday so we can have a nice and relaxing weekend. The hotel did not disappoint. Love their fitness center and the pool. Room is clean. The continental breakfast is sufficient but not that great. Won't complain that much though. Overall, it was pretty good value.

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

Happy Birthday! We are honored that you chose to stay with us to celebrate such a special occasion. So glad you enjoyed our fitness center and pool. We would love to have you come back a visit soon! More

Rockledge, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

this is a little gem, near lots of shopping and dinning. the hotel was very clean and offered a wonderful breakfast 7 days a week. the rooms are equipped with a full kitchen so a long stay here is great. the pool area and outdoor grill was great! the staff very friendly and prompt when requesting service. I loved my... More

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

I love your comment about the hotel being a “little gem”! I always have the same thought about our great City of Florence! A true gem! I am happy to hear you were able to bear the summer heat and cool off in the pool and enjoy the grill! As you loved your stay, the feeling is mutual and we... More

Germantown, Tennessee
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed our 1-night stay here. This location met our needs perfectly as we were on our way to a family reunion in Lawrence County, TN, to the north of here. Having a nice kitchen in which to prepare a couple of trays to take with us to the gathering was perfect. Our unit was neat, well... More

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

Consistency is one of Marriott’s goals! I hope your family reunion was wonderful and attendees enjoyed your food trays you were able to prepare in the comfort of your own in room kitchen! And yes, thank you for pointing out our Downtown is a do-not-miss part of Florence. I couldn’t agree more! More

Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I recently stayed at the Residence Inn in Florence while in the Mussel Shoals area on business. The stay was for the most part nice,the hotel was very clean, and bigger than it seems from the outside. The dinner provided at the socials was good and the breakfast was equal or better than what I have come to expect from... More

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

While our area is privileged and honored to host the Cal Ripken Baseball Tournament, we deeply understand the limited availability of amenities to our Corporate Travelers. During Tournament Season, the pool and basketball court remain the most popular and are continuously occupied by our much younger guests! We do make every effort to inform the teams to be courteous to... More

Miami, Florida
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384 reviews 384 reviews
151 hotel reviews
293 helpful votes 293 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I see on TA this hotel is #6 of #12 hotels in Florence. I really can't imagine why, because this place was really nice! The 5 before it must be spectacular! Typical Residence Inn; seemed very new, but I’m not sure about that. My suite was clean and well-equipped with frig, stove, dishes, silverware, etc. The bathroom was very clean... More

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Emily H, General Manager at Residence Inn Florence, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review! I am thrilled to hear you were able to enjoy our hotel amenities as well as had the opportunity to visit one of Florence’s greatest prides, the Rosenbaum House! Next time you are in town, make time for the Handy House as well as Helen Keller’s birthplace More

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Address: 1000 Sweetwater Avenue, Florence, AL 35630
Location: United States > Alabama > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Florence 3*
Number of rooms: 110
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