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Fairfield Inn Merrillville

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   8275 Georgia Street, Merrillville, IN 46410
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Ranked #4 of 21 hotels in Merrillville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Park Forest, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When we arrived we had a few issues with our room package. We also had an issue with the time it took to get our room cleaned. Ms. Erica Campbell (the manager) addressed the issues quickly. We had a wonderful woman Ms. Ollie who cleaned are room and the staff that served breakfast was exceptional as well. The way the... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy access from the highway and many decent dining options nearby. The room was a little small. However, it was clean, quiet, and comfortable. The staff was very friendly, pleasant, and helpful. The breakfast bar was good.

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238 reviews 238 reviews
33 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

But the hotel is a little on the old side. Positives: right next door to Abuelo's, right off the interstate, reasonable rates, bed comfortable Negatives: interstate noise if your room faces that way, no alcohol in market, breakfast average at best. The one thing this place has going for it is the staff is really friendly and going above board... More

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Marissa H, Manager at Fairfield Inn Merrillville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback we hope to see you agian! More

18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here on July 7, 2014. We were only looking for a clean place to sleep after flying in to Ohare from Europe. We booked this last minute because it was on route home. We were pleasantly surprised. The rooms were nice. The beds and pillows are comfy. The breakfast is fantastic and the staff is... More

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The hotel is located close to the highway but you would never know it because the hotel rooms are quiet. The check-in staff couldn't have been friendlier and will put a smile on your face and make you feel right at home. The rooms are large and clean, as is the laundry area if you need to do a wash.... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We needed to meet Alaska Airline Flight 16 arriving at O'Hare at 6:30. Coming from Dayton, OH, we needed to stay somewhere overnight in order to be at O'Hare by 6:30. We checked motels near the airport and found them to be VERY expensive. We are members of Marriott, so we knew that Fairfield Inn would provide a comfortable overnight... More

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Champaign, Illinois
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

My mother and I stayed at the Fairfield in Merrillville one night for a concert at the Star Plaza. If you're going to Star Plaza, consider this hotel. It's cheaper than the Radisson that is attached to the theatre, and it can't be much more than a mile from the venue. The rooms aren't huge, but they were plenty big... More

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We have stayed here before but are often upgraded to a bigger room. I asked the check in person (Raquel?) if we had a sofa, and she replied, "yes, there is a chair". The room was super small, even for two of us. Check in was fast but not helpful and no warm greeting, especially as returning guests and Marriott... More

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Marissa H, Manager at Fairfield Inn Merrillville, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our Guest Satisfaction Survey and sharing your experience with us. Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience you may have experienced. We take great pride in ensuring our guest’s satisfaction. Our goal is to address all our guest concerns so that we can ensure you have an exceptional experience. We would... More

Hancock, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This hotel has smaller rooms than average, but everything you need is there. Room included a mini fridge, microwave, and wardrobe rather than closet. The bathroom counter was tiny, but adequate. Room and common area were clean and well kept. Free breakfast was above average, with scrambled eggs and tasty sausage links. could hear people in the hall on occasion,... More

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Marissa H, Manager at Fairfield Inn Merrillville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words about our hotel! We are glad you stayed with us and happy to hear that you will return. Marissa Hulpa Front Office Manager Fairfield Inn and Suites More

Urbana, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

There were some great things about this hotel: the staff was very pleasant and helpful. The room layout was great, and the room was very clean. But the mattress was lumpy. The lights outside of the room were "staring straight into the sun" bright. The toilet ran all night. And at 1 AM, the alarm clock started going off repeatedly,... More

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Marissa H, Manager at Fairfield Inn Merrillville, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give our hotel feedback on your stay at the Fairfield Inn and Suites. We appreciate your kind words about our staff! We are always happy to help! I would like to apologize for the alarm sounding late at night, thank you for letting our front desk know of the issues you encountered during... More

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Address: 8275 Georgia Street, Merrillville, IN 46410
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Location: United States > Indiana > Merrillville
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fairfield Inn Merrillville 2.5*
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The Fairfield Inn & Suites Merrillville is ideally located in the heart of Merrillville, IN at the southwest corner of I-65 and US-30. This premier location offers easy access to the area’s top destinations including Star Plaza Theater, Indiana Dunes Lakeshore, and Westfield Mall, as well as the offices of NiSource, BP, and Cargill. Guests staying at this Merrillville hotel enjoy starting their day off right at the complimentary breakfast buffet, and unwind after a long day on the road in the pool. Guest rooms are highlighted by flat-screen HD TVs with premium cable, full-sized work desk, free WiFi, and select rooms with mini-fridges and microwaves. Stay at the Fairfield Inn Merrillville and enjoy the premier amenities and an ideal location that make this one of the top Merrillville, IN hotels. ... more   less 
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