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Courtyard New Haven at Yale

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30 Whalley Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511
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Ranked #4 of 12 Hotels in New Haven
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very pleasant, but the housekeeper forgot to replenish the coffee maker supplies so we had to go to the front desk for cups, but it wasn't a big deal. Our room faced the street, so if noise bothers you, ask for a room on the back side away from Whalley St. There must be a hospital nearby... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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59 reviews 59 reviews
30 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on the fourth floor. The room was spacious and clean, the bed comfortable. I ate at the bar, and it was perfectly fine given that it was late and I was tired. Lobby had been updated in the new Courtyard style. Staff was very helpful, and ordered me a cab for early the next morning. Only advice I... More 

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srnhg, General Manager at Courtyard New Haven at Yale, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for providing feedback regarding your most recent stay with us. Unfortunately, road noise is something that is beyond our control, as we are located downtown on the Yale campus. We have taken the steps to ensure our rooms are well insulated, resulting in minimal impact from the noise of the city. We are delighted to know that... More 

Jersey Shore
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place to stay in New Haven for business and very close to Yale. Off-street parking a plus. Room was nice and well appointed for business. Only negative was cheap or worn towels. Very thin - more like I'd expect in a 2-star motel. Staff was nice and did a great job except for bartender in the evening. Sat down... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My appreciation for this hotel is growing. It is convenient to events on the central campus of Yale University. They keep adding to the amenities in the lobby - including a breakfast area, gas fireplace, bar, several different seating areas, a business center right in front, happy hour hors d'oeuvres, all with updated colors and surfaces. I haven't eaten at... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

First, and foremost, the staff here are fabulous! Very helpful and portray excellent customer service. The hotel and room was clean and quite comfortable. The lobby and bistro area have the comforts of home. There is a courtyard that looks inviting...unfortunately I stayed during the blizzard. The hotel is conveniently located to shops, excellent restaurants and right by Yale. The... More 

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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We stayed here for Parent's weekend at Yale in October and were very pleased with everything about the hotel except the linens. New towels that are not small and rough would do a lot for the impression made by this otherwise convenient and well-run hotel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The hotel was very nice and clean. The staff were friendly and quite informative. They provided me a map, considering this was my first time in beautiful new haven. The bartender was helpful in recommending places to eat or grab a drink.

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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87 reviews 87 reviews
35 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Very good hotel. Located near major throughways - RT 95 and RT 91. Hotel has pool and exercise room. My new room very nice but a little noisy [trucks and loud cars] in that it is located in downtown New Haven - room layout was very comfortable. The only item for improvement was larger TV screens for us older folks,... More 

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New York
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Stayed here in 2014 for a program for my child at Yale. It was clean and quiet, with really no issues. We chose to drive around a bit, but it was really central to everything downtown and to most of the Yale campus. Staff was helpful, but we really didn't need very much for our brief stay. The parking was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

A real homely feel. You get a warm welcome from the moment you arrive and the friendly staff can't do enough to make your stay more pleasant. Even the booking process was a pleasure as again, the booking staff were so quick to respond to every question. The rooms were lovely and clean and the one point that our party... More 

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