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Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center

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178 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 (Formerly Continuing Studies Conference Center )
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Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed one night at Rutgers and chose it for the price. Way cheaper than anything around. The room was clean, the staff friendly. Late at night, the room next to us was having a loud party. We figured out their room number and phoned them to tone it down and they did.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the inn about a year ago. I had an incident where my phone charger went missing from my room. When I reported it to the front desk, the attendant rolled her eyes at me and pretty much dismissed my complaint. Later, when I was checking out and waiting for a cab, I overheard two of the desk... More 

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Deana P, General Manager at Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center, responded to this review

I am troubled to hear your review of our guest services. We consistently receive high marks for the service we provide to our customers. I only wish you would have reported this issue as soon as it happened. I would have certainly followed up with the guest services agent on duty. Please accept my apologies. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I had only been to this facility for a conference, but decided to try it for a real stay for my college reunion. This little gem of a hotel is part of the historic Carpenter House which makes up the front facade. Attached is the Inn and Conference Center which has 30 rooms and is owned and operated by Rutgers.... More 

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Deana P, General Manager at Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a fantastic review! More 

Chicago
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Would I stay here again? yes, but....... This is not a hotel. This is a cinder block room that has a dorm like ambiance. The bathroom was old, tired, had moldy caulking and not 100% clean. The room also defies typical hotel cleaning. Open bar for clothes. There is a hair dryer and a fridge, but no coffee maker (?).... More 

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Deana P, General Manager at Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I will certainly investigate your complaint of electric plugs not working in the room. Our facility provides daily housekeeping service, which includes refreshing the guest room, replacing soiled towels as well as removing trash. We replace linens every third day. If that was not completed during your stay, I apologize. We are happy to announce... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights with my boyfriend when I went to visit him at university and it was a fabulous stay! The beds were so comfy and it was so quiet we got some really good night sleeps! The staff were so helpful when we checked in and throughout our stay it made it really easy for us. They... More 

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Deana P, General Manager at Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back! Deana Pagnozzi Director More 

Gillette
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My stay at Rutgers Inn and Conference center was very comfortable and affordable. The rooms were very quiet and clean. It's location was ideal for our stay, we were able to walk to activities on campus.

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Deana P, General Manager at Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center, responded to this review

Happy you enjoyed your stay! Thanks for the review. More 

Farmington Hills, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The inn is clean and cozy. It is located near the campus and was easy to find. The welcome bag was stocked with treats and campus information. The staff is very friendly and professional. It is a very nice place to stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Excellent value for the money. Staff very friendly. If you want quiet - this is the place. This location is central from every highway. The downside - is the Reservation/Billing system. Was charged three times - all was corrected.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

When arriving at the hotel we had a very nice chat with the people at the front desk. We stayed for one night and were very surprised what you get for your money at the Rutgers Inn! The rooms are quite spacious and equipped with very modern interior and everything was very clean! The only thing missing was a coffee... More 

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