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Chauncey Conference Center

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Chauncey Road, Princeton, NJ 08541
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this hotel was marvelous! The welcome by the people at the front desk was just the start of a lovely stay. All the staff was attentive, polite and helpful. The hotel is on the campus of ETS just outside of Princeton. But there is shuttle service into Princeton and pickup coming back. Larry, our shuttle driver is a... More

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Kudos to the housekeeping staff at The Chauncey. CLEANEST hotel ever visited and I have been in some 5 star hotels in my day. Even though there was a pretty active wedding going on the hotel was perfectly quiet and we had a restful night's sleep. Desk Staff was uber-friendly and helpful. Looks like a terrific place for any sort... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Staff couldn't be more friendly and helpful! The rooms were quiet and spacious and the Center has lovely grounds for exploring outside. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would be happy to return in the future.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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136 reviews 136 reviews
7 hotel reviews
659 helpful votes 659 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Beside that it's in the middle of Nowhere NJ, Chauncey could use a few upgrades, such as adequate lighting in the small Spartan rooms, where the tv screens loom large but bedside lamps provide only the dimmest light & the lack of overhead lighting altogether means it's virtually impossible to read in the wing chair in the very dark corner.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Part of a corporate campus, this place is off the beaten path. Quiet and clean. Good stay especially with a deal on Priceline. Rooms were comfortable. Ask for one on the ground floor if you'd like a back door to go outside. Otherwise go for the second floor for a balcony.

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New York City, New York
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70 reviews 70 reviews
18 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

One step above an institution. Clean antiseptic. No HBO, no movies. TV set to a low volume setting. Rooms clean and sleek. No place for room service to put order except the edge of a drawer. The room service staff seems casual about the lack of a place to place the order. Smile. They look like college students. Staff invisible... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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135 reviews 135 reviews
64 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here due to a nearby business appointment. It is a 15 min cab ride from Princeton Junction Station (but a car is more practical) and in quiet surroundings, very restful. It is part of Educational Testing Services so if you have an old trauma from the SAT you may be disturbed, but it was a perfect, very reasonably... More

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Freehold
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

All I can say is wow wow wow! Stayed here for a conference over the weekend. Even though there was construction on the site, the grounds were beautifully maintained! Clean, clean, clean! The staff was amazing, super courteous, ALWAYS greeted with a smile and a have a wonderful stay/day. To be honest this was the highlight because pleasant staff makes... More

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Teaneck, New Jersey
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70 reviews 70 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Found this as a one night business stay on priceline. Glad I did. It is located on a huge wooded campus outside downtown Princeton. Lovely campus and quiet but convenient to Route 1 shopping and downtown. Lots of parking. Room was huge with high ceiling and terrace. Murphy bed was king but a surprise. I was told they do have... More

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Lexington, KY
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

First, allow me to begin by saying this is not a luxury hotel. However, the food was outstanding and the service very befitting far nicer resorts. The facilities are in a quiet location, very pleasant in appearance, and befitting the pictures. The rooms themselves were simple (mine had an unusual odor), but things were clean and quiet. Be forewarned that... More

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Additional Information about Chauncey Conference Center

Address: 1 Chauncey Road, Princeton, NJ 08541
Location: United States > New Jersey > Princeton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Chauncey Conference Center 3.5*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
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#1 Green Hotel in Princeton #6 Business Hotel in Princeton
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Located in Princeton, just three miles from Downtown, on the campus of ETS, Chauncey sits on 370 wooded acres midway between Philadelphia and New York City. Chauncey’s 100 newly renovated guest rooms feature flat screen HD TVs, iPod/iPad docking stations, down comforters, Keurig coffee makers, laptop safe, weekday delivery of USA Today, iron/ironing board and complimentary high-speed Internet. The majority of our guest rooms offer a patio or balcony. Additional services at Chauncey include a 24-hour fitness center and nature trails, van service to and from downtown Princeton and ample on-site complimentary parking. Tantalize your taste buds by dining in the Solomon Room, offering classic American continental cuisine. Relax or gather in the new C Bar and enjoy light culinary fare or a cocktail (seasonal outdoor seating available). By advanced reservation, enjoy tea, savory tea sandwiches, assorted sweets, and fresh baked scones at our popular Afternoon Tea. Meeting rooms and event space are available to host your next social event or meeting. Off-site golf can be arranged.Note: Currently our Pool, Tennis and Volleyball courts are out of service.Companies and attractions close byEducational Testing Service (ETS)........On Campus Princeton- Educational Testing Service (ETS)........10 mi S (Ewing Campus)- Bristol Myers Squibb...............................3 mi E- Jasna Polana Country Club (TPC Course)...................1 mi E- Ground for Sculpture.............................10 mi SE- Johnson and Johnson..........................10 mi NW- Princeton University.................................3 mi N- Princeton Country Club...........................6.5 mi E- New Hope...............................................20 mi NW- Lawrenceville Academy........................2 mi S- McCarter Theater.....................................3 mi N- Rider University........................................2 mi S- Rutgers University.................................25 mi N- Trenton Thunder Baseball.................. 12 mi S- Washington Crossing Park.................10 mi SW**Currently we are in the final stages of our new pool and fitness center design and will be breaking ground to build this facility. We are projected to be completed by spring of 2014 with our Indoor/Outdoor facilty.** ... more   less 
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