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Princeton Marriott at Forrestal

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   100 College Road East, Princeton, NJ 08540 (Formerly Doral Forrestal)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Long Island, NY
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was spacious and appeared newly renovated with plush mattress and down duvet cover. Concierge and rest of desk staff were very helpful and accommodating. Grounds are wooded with bikes to borrow and a jogging path through the trees.Short drive to University.

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newark, Delaware
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49 reviews 49 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recently stayed here for three nights for business meetings. I was so impressed at the hotel staff- they all say hello and are helpful. The food was delicious and the pillows and bedding on the bed were like sleeping on a cloud. This hotel is in a nice wooded area with a beautiful lobby.

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Jacksonville, FL
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97 reviews 97 reviews
37 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was nice enough, and the staff is VERY friendly and helpful, but I have a couple of gripes...and I hate to gripe! But, I'm very angry with Marriott right now that they refuse to offer free coffee in the lobby at their hotels. So, you go to the lobby and get a "starbucks" coffee (whatever), and you put... More

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Jennifer E, Manager at Princeton Marriott at Forrestal, responded to this review

Good morning, I understand by your review that you were not completely satisfied with your stay with us. I first want to apologize for that! I completely understand as I too would be upset if there wasn't complimentary coffee in the lobby and would really be upset if there was noise outside my guestroom all night which kept me from... More

DC, USA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
36 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived late in the evening and has noted on our reservation that we were celebrating a birthday. We checked in quickly, and the front desk rep even wished my travel companion a happy birthday! When we arrived to the room, their was a gift basket full of snacks and beverages with a happy birthday note from the front desk.... More

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San Diego, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here for 5 nights while my son attended baseball camp nearby. I can't say enough positive things about this Marriott. The most impressive part is the manager (David Sharkey) who really takes customer service to a new level. Every morning David goes to the concierge lounge during breakfast and greets each Gold/Platinum guest. He also asks them if... More

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Tampa, Florida, USA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This appears to be a remolded older Marriott conference center property. The room we had was fairly standard, but with a comfortable bed and nice linens. The lobby has a "lodge" feel to it. There are exposed wood beams with high ceilings and there is a comfortable lounge and a large restaurant. We only ate breakfast in the restaurant, where... More

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Verona, Nj
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Very efficient hotel, good services, and an ideal wooded setting. A pleasure to stay at this hotel. Loads of parking. Hotel is close to Route 1 entrance and less than 10 minutes from Downtown Princeton, or from Princeton University.

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Jersey Shore, New Jersey
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135 reviews 135 reviews
11 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I stay in the Princeton area a few times a year and usually stay at the Westin. Decided to mix it up this time and try another place. So glad I did! The Marriott at Forrestal is very secluded and provided me with the peace and quiet that the Westin just could not. The hotel itself has a funky design... More

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I have stayed in several hotels in the Princeton area and this is by far the nicest for the room accommodations, amenities, and the staff! The General Manager is out greetings folks and talking to them alot.

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Cairo, Egypt
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I stayed at this hotel for one night on a business trip with colleagues. Rooms are nice, though not particularly thoroughly cleaned. As I got to my room after check in, I found some hair clips on the bathroom floor, and cobwebs in the lamp shades. The hotel staff were all extremely friendly and helpful.

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Address: 100 College Road East, Princeton, NJ 08540 (Formerly Doral Forrestal)
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Princeton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Princeton Marriott at Forrestal 3.5*
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Princeton Marriott Hotel And Conference Center At Forrestal
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