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Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3443 Retail Place Drive, Kalamazoo, MI 49048
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Ranked #4 of 31 Hotels in Kalamazoo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This property is well maintained, clean and has friendly staff. The room was well appointed and had everything required for a longer stay including toaster, cutlery, dishware, fridge with ice maker and so on. Our only complaints were the weak shower pressure and the "maze" required to navigate to reach the hotel from the highway. The hotel appears to be... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I wrote a review a few months back as my monthly stays were becoming less and less enjoyable at this property. I visited this property again and am happy to report they seemed to have worked on the things that were annoying. The internet speed issues seem to have been fixed. Although speeds are not blazing, there is not the... More

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

Kristen K, First of all, thank you for giving our hotel another try. I know when you stay at a hotel once and receive subpar service going back can be difficult. I was very happy to read that your stay went much better this time. We have gone through some management changes that have brought up the quality of our... More

Chicago, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We felt this was a great bang for the buck. Our room was very clean and the kitchenette was very nice. The staff was kind, and the little commons store was a nice touch. We did not take advantage of the ability to borrow a blender, or board games, but I thought it was nice to have the option. We... More

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

Dear, HDHNJM, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. It is wonderful to hear you felt that you got the most "bang for your buck" staying at our hotel. Hopefully the next time you visit us again you are able to take advantage of the items in the lending locker. Candlewood Management More

Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Candlwood suites is a hidden gem in Kalamazoo. Its right off the interstate not hard to find. The suites are nice roomy and clean. The bed was comfortable but they only had 3 pillows on a king size bed. The staff (Brittany) didn't have a problem bringing up the extra pillows once we called the front desk. Overall I... More

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

Truckeronvacation, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our hotel. It is great to read that you consider us a "hidden gem" and that our staff treated you so well. Hopefully you will come back and visit us again soon! Candlewood Management More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I just spent three nights at the Candlewood Suites in Kalamazoo. The room was lovely - full kitchen, huge bathroom, two very comfortable beds and clean, clean, clean! Loved being able to get a coffee or tea anytime. Staff were very friendly and helpful. The price was very reasonable and we got way more than we expected.... More

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

Janette L, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel! It is great to read how wonderful your stay went and that we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon! Candlewood Management More

Alpena Michigan
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The suite was extremely clean especially the bathroom. Hospitality staff were welcoming and helpful. I read the reviews prior to my stay there were several comments regarding no breakfast being provided. I am not a breakfast person plus with a full kitchen prefer making something in my suite. However, I thought it was very nice that the hotel has fresh... More

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

Alpenasandi, Thank for taking the time to review our hotel. It was wonderful to read how exceptionally clean your room was during your stay! Our housekeeping staff really takes pride in the work they do. Hopefully the next time you stay with us we can move up from an okay place to stay to a great place to stay! More

Denver, Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Fantastic hotel with awesome, clean rooms. The staff was exceptionally helpful, including Brittany. This hotel has free laundry. Laundry is accessible 24 hours a day. You need to bring your own so or you can buy it from the hotel at a nominal price. Will stay here again if I return to Kalamazoo for business. Absolutely great place to stay.

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

Gregrenae, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. It is great to hear you were able to take advantage of our free laundry facilities. We feel that it is a great perk for people who have been on the road for an extended time. Thank you for the kind words regarding our staff and the facilities. We... More

Regina, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We stayed at this hotel on our way through Michigan in late April 2014. The hotel was clean and comfortable, and full of amenities that made our stay there fantastic. We travel with our own food instead of going to restaurants all the time, so the full-sized fridge in the kitchen area was fantastic! Great layout, ideal for longer stays... More

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

RoboticCanine, Thank for taking the time to review our hotel. I'm happy to see that our full sized fridge helped during your travels across Michigan. The full kitchenettes are a really nice benefit for our long term guests. Hopefully the next time you are traveling across Michigan you stop in and see us again! More

Kalamazoo, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We have stayed here in Kalamazoo twice now. We do a lot of laundry on the road, and while most hotels charge two dollars a load, we love the complimentary machines here. The rooms are very spacious and the kitchen is also very useful. The selection of dvds to rent at the front desk is also convenient.

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

Lee P, It is great to see that you were able to take advantage of several of the amenities that our hotel offers. The complimentary washer and dryer always come in handy for guests who have been on the road for several days. I'm very happy to read that you also took advantage of the free DVD rentals the hotel... More

Saint Joseph, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed at this hotel twice now. The staff was very friendly and went out of their way to help. We needed to stay another night and they were very helpful in making sure that we did have a room, even though when I made reservations they were unable to book a second night because there were no rooms available.... More

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Samantha B, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo, responded to this review

Mary, Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review! The hotel has been very full all summer long so it is great to hear we were able to accommodate you for another night. Hopefully we will see you again the next time you are in Kalamazoo! Candlewood Management More

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Additional Information about Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo

Address: 3443 Retail Place Drive, Kalamazoo, MI 49048
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Location: United States > Michigan > Kalamazoo County > Kalamazoo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Candlewood Suites Kalamazoo 2*
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