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Eldridge Hotel

701 Massachusetts St., Lawrence, KS 66044
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Ranked #6 of 17 hotels in Lawrence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
rockchalk23 Hays, KS
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hays, KS
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Eldridge is such a charming hotel to stay at. There is so much character throughout the hotel. We had a room a few levels above Massachusetts street and did not have problems with noise. They did provide earplugs in the room, but we did not use them. If you want something different than a typical hotel, this is the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Eldridge is well-staffed, beautiful, clean and quiet. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and although parking is not easy off-street, there is a public parking ramp just west of the hotel that only costs $1 for 24 hours.

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Excelsior, Minnesota
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has a boutique feel, in a walking friendly, college town. The location is great-right on Massachusetts Ave., lots to do and see. Our room was fantastic. We like the historic vibe. We did question the parking, but it was no problem to leave our car in the community lot. No complaints! The Penne pasta vodka chicken was delicious-served... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Eldridge has a lot of benefits ... and a few drawbacks so it really depends on your level of tolerance for a lack of parking and the potential for the night life of a college town to cause you stress. I'm fine with both as the charm of the hotel and the vibrance of a small college town (the... More

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Olathe, Kansas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our experience here was pretty poor. We stayed here one night for a night out away from the kids. We showed up around 5, it was a hot day, so we were wanting to go get cleaned up to go to dinner. The lobby was pretty chaotic because of a wedding taking place there. We checked in and went to... More

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tulsa, ok
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This was a nice hotel. Spacious new rooms. Very nice bathroom although a little narrow. Not crazy about our room which was SO noisy. Between the noise in the hallway, the a/c & the fan, it was quite a sleepless night. My mom stayed in another room in the sane hotel where they left ear plugs due to noise below.... More

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38 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I'll make this short and sweet. You stay at the Eldridge in order to be in a unique setting, have fun staying right downtown on Massachusetts street, and to enjoy hotel staff who really hope to please the customer. You don't stay at the Eldridge if you want precision reservations systems, modern AC/Heating, level floors, extreme quiet, or self parking.... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

I really love this hotel and it's in a great location. The reason for 4 stars is we couldn't regulate the room temp. It had 2 choices hot and to cold. We stayed 2 nights and I was a bit disappointed they didn't clean the room better.

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Edmonton, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Great hotel, affordable, spacious rooms, and right downtown and in the thick of it. Beds could be slightly more comfortable and having the AC right by the bed means a little more noise than I'd like. Staff were wonderful and $5 glasses of wine in the bar on Tuesdays makes it a must!

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Flossmoor, Illinois
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The rooms are modern, quiet, comfortable and clean, yet the charm of this hotel's historic past remains, complete with the resident ghost of Colonel Eldridge, who is said to haunt Room 506. If you are planning to stay in Lawrence for the food, shopping and the general ambiance of this wonderfully eccentric small college town, the location of this hotel... More

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Address: 701 Massachusetts St., Lawrence, KS 66044
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Location: United States > Kansas > Lawrence
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Located in the heart of historic downtown Lawrence, the hotel is surrounded by an abundance of unique shops, galleries and dining and entertainment venues. The hotel is a member of the prestigious Historic Hotels of America. The 48 room, all-suite property reopened in May of 2005 after undergoing a complete restoration. The hotel features a full service restaurant and lounge, exquisite banquet space, room service and valet parking. Occupying the "most historic corner in Kansas," The Eldridge is truly the place where history and hospitality converge. ... more   less 
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