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University Inn Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1229 S Limestone at Waller Ave, Lexington, KY 40503
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Yorktown, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed 3 nights, originally booked for 4 nights. Found the hotel to be average in quaility, room was large, staff was pleasant except for the owner who we found to be a jerk when we discussed an issue with him. Breakfast was below average. Bottom line the owner told us "we are not a chain and cannot give things... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting University of Kentucky, so this was a great location. We only stayed one night, but this is a very comfortable hotel. Large room, even with two adults and two kids. Two queen beds were quite comfortable. Complimentary breakfast was tasty. Extremely clean, great front desk staff. Check in/out was easy. Can't ask for more than that!

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Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here because we came to Lexington for a family reunion. We did a blind deal online and it gave us this hotel. It was advertised as a 3 star hotel, it is not at all. This hotel is very average. The female staff at the front desk was friendly, and I thought the lobby was nice. The actual... More

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night on a college tour. Nice clean room. Price was little more then other places we had stayed but not out of this world. Walked to campus (UK campus is a bit bigger then others we had seen) but not that far. Some people complain about hospital noise but I heard nothing. People at check in were... More

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Petaluma, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are comfortable and clean. Hotel staff are friendly and very accommodating . We arrived a little before check-in and waited in the lobby. They let us know promptly as soon as a room was ready. Decent breakfast, nothing special but the staff kept it clean and stocked . Good location, I would recommend a stay here.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

First, let me say, this is NOT really walking distance to the Univ of Kentucky -- maybe for a college kid -- maybe -- but not for anyone else. The lobby is nice, but there is no pool, which at this price is disappointing. The rooms seem somewhat old and smelled kind of funny, especially when we first got there.... More

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Evanston, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Very tired looking rooms with poor beds. Worst place I've stayed in Lexington and many at a similar price far better. Lexington offers many other choice with great locations. This place is great for being near the University of Kentucky if that is the goal. The street noise is impossible being near the major hospital.

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Sewell, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We have stayed at the University Inn on multiple occasions over the past 4 years. Each visit has lasted several nights. Every experience has been outstanding, from the friendliness and helpfulness of the front desk staff, to the time spent checking in and out, to the cleanliness of the hotel, to the quality of the complementary breakfast, and to the... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I just stayed there for my niece's graduation, the room was clean the hotel is easy to get to anything around town breakfast was good I would stay there again there was a few minor things in the room like a light bulb and such no big deal

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The staff was so welcoming and helpful and my room was clean, comfy and quiet. I loved the location and the price! Free internet, parking and breakfast are all included in the room rate. Will stay here again when I return to Lexington!

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Address: 1229 S Limestone at Waller Ave, Lexington, KY 40503
Location: United States > Kentucky > Lexington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — University Inn Hotel 2.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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The University Inn offers unique amenities at a value price. We are the closest hotel to the University Of Kentucky Medical Center and Commonwealth Stadium. We offer single, double and king bedded rooms and suites and are a completely non-smoking facility. Special pricing is available for AAA, AARP, groups and medically related stays. We are your home away from home. ... more   less 
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