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Residence Inn Charlotte University Research Park

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8503 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28262 (Mineral Springs)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time staying at this location, it was a nice large room. Comfy and clean. However-rowdy type of crowd. Loud rap music, people hanging out in the parking lot, etc. Car alarms went off twice in the night, extremely annoying! We got in around 10 pm, and were just there to sleep and get back on the road in the... More

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Eric K, General Manager at Residence Inn Charlotte University Research Park, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I apologize for the issue you experienced with the crowd. We had 3 family reunions in over the weekend, and caused a challenge for us providing the quality and comfort our guests deserve. In an effort to minimize guests encountering issues such as what you encountered, we have taken steps... More

Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being a former Charlotte, NC resident, I was excited about traveling to the city to meet up with friends. Unfortunately, after one night, it was clear that this facility would not hold up to the solid reviews I read before booking my stay. I arrived this past Friday afternoon about 4pm. Check in went rather well. I noticed that my... More

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Eric K, General Manager at Residence Inn Charlotte University Research Park, responded to this review

Dear Teal, First I would like to apologize four your experience at our hotel last weekend. We had three family reunions in house and it was a situation where we should not have taken so much of that type of business in order to be more considerate to our other guests. It is a situation that will not happen again.... More

Charleston, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My friends and I stayed here while attending a concert at the PNC Pavillion. Rooms were clean and spacious and the staff was very helpful. Zuleyma at the front desk was very friendly and accommodating when we requested some extra pillows and comforters for the sleeper sofas. Thank you for the great stay!

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pembroke pines florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My son needed an extended stay hotel for six weeks this summer. I found this Residence Inn online and called to find out more about it, as none of us had been to Charlotte before. From my first phone call, the staff could not have been more pleasant, professional or helpful. My younger son and I decided to go visit,... More

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Florida Panhandle, Florida
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Hotel is centrally located near shops and restaurants. Staff was very pleasant. Rooms were very clean and inviting. Construction was being done, but didn't interfere with guests staying at the hotel. If your a light sleep stay on the second floor, because you can hear other guest walking up the stairs if your on the first floor.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We were looking for a place for a group of friends to share and we opted for this one because of the price and the size of the beds offered for the price. We were not disappointed and instead were pleasantly surprised. Although most of the rooms have outside steps and doors, we actually ended up with the room above... More

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Edgewood, Maryland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is designed around the "old" model of Residence Inns(RI). Meaning no elevators, just outside steps, bigger rooms. The newer RI's resemble hotels instead of the original design like this one. I personally prefer the older RI's, they offer bigger units. The room was clean, and a nice flat screen TV, I had a Queen Studio, room #123. Big... More

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Eric K, General Manager at Residence Inn Charlotte University Research Park, responded to this review

Dear Beachcrazy 59, Thank you for taking the time to post a comment about hour hotel. I do understand your concern about the people smoking right outside the rooms. I am aware of the area you are describing as a designated smokers area, and this was something we did try, however we found that our smoking guests still just went... More

Charleston, West Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

My husband and I spent a Saturday night at the Residence Inn and were generally happy with the hotel. The room was clean, with the exception of the bed skirt that had seen better days. The bed was firm but comfortable, and everything in the room worked properly. There was plenty of hot water for showers, and the air conditioning... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

I love this hotel. Besides being near the university, the breakfast is great, the staff wonderful and the rooms comfy and nice to have a kitchen. It can be tricky to get out of the hotel, but turn right, go through the business park and you can access lots of restaurants without having to turn left.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I can't say much about the staff since I didn't no do the "checking in". However, the room was a nice size and clean. I could not connect to the wifi with my phone, however I got a good signal and just used that. The breakfast was good.

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Eric K, General Manager at Residence Inn Charlotte University Research Park, responded to this review

Dear Corduroy, Thank you for taking time to complete the survey regarding our hotel. I do apologize that you had issues with the internet during your stay. We are in the process of upgrading, which will be a benefit to all guests. If there is anything further that I can do for you, please do not hesitate to contact me. More

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Address: 8503 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28262
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Charlotte > Mineral Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Charlotte University Research Park 3*
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