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Residence Inn Waco

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   501 University Parks Drive, Waco, TX 76706
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Ranked #4 of 25 Hotels in Waco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Trussville, Alabama
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel staff was outstanding, from the maids to the manager, everyone had a great attitude and were very friendly. Numerous breakfast items were offered and were always fresh.The rooms were very comfortable, and the kitchen was well stocked. The only issue was the stove top cooking area compared to the frying pans. The cooking area was 9 and the... More

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear RapidCitybound, Thank you for your review of the Residence Inn Waco. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, especially our complimentary breakfast and friendly staff. Please remember us if you are ever back in the area. Sincerely, Lana M. General Manager More

Brunei
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91 reviews 91 reviews
30 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This was my second long term stay here and I'm pleased to say that there was an improvement on my previous complaint about housekeeping. The rooms are adequately furnished and the beds are extremely comfortable. The front desk staff are extremely friendly and helpful. Well located for some of the local nightlife which is within walking distance. Looking forward to... More

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Pete B, Thank you for your review! I'm glad to hear that our housekeeping staff was able to exceed your expectations! We look forward to your next stay. Kind thanks, Lana M. General Manager More

Bertram, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We didn't intend to stay here but got bumped out of our convention's hotel, and felt like we won the lottery. Only 1/2 mile from the convention center (barely) and our kitchen/living room was the size of the room we "didn't get". Every staff person we met spoke and made us feel at home. Add a little cheese to those... More

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Susie R, Thank you for your review of the Residence Inn Waco. I'm so pleased that staying at our hotel was like "winning the lottery". Our entire staff works hard to impress our guests and it is clear we accomplished that during your stay! We hope to have the privilege of hosting you on your next trip to Waco.... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

All staff members are over the top friendly and helpful. I must give a special thank you to LANA MURPHY, General Manager, for making our stay very comfortable. Breakfast was above average compared to other hotels I have recently stayed at. Monday - Thursday the hotel provides a Manager's Social with beer, wine and snacks. My daughter and I stayed... More

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear FYITEXAS, Thank you for your five star review of the Residence Inn Waco. I'm so glad to hear that we were able to make your stay in Waco comfortable. I'm also pleased that you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast and Manager's social. I hope you are able to come back and enjoy the pool very soon. Kind thanks, Lana M.... More

Austin, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Nice hotel, helpful and polite staff. Downtown Waco. Walking distance to restaurants, Dr. Pepper Museum, near Indian Spring Park, the Brazos River/Trails, and historic suspension bridge. Hotel has free parking, indoor pool, onsite snack bar. Surroundings were quiet except for the occasional rumble of the train which was actually quite nice to hear. We walked across the street on Saturday... More

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Dear Tdg926, Thank you for reviewing your stay at the Residence Inn Waco. I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed our friendly and polite staff. We hope you will remember us the next time you are in the area. Sincerely, Lana M. General Manager More

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This is a clean, well kept hotel with larger rooms and a great staff. It is very convenient to the Baylor campus. The breakfast bar is pretty good as far as free hotel breakfast bars go. I liked that they had real oatmeal instead of the instant I often find at similar hotels. The best part of this hotel however... More

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Ken F, Thank you for the five star review! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed our friendly staff and complimentary breakfast, especially our oatmeal. We look forward to hosting you for years to come. Sincerely, Lana M. General Manager More

Daleville, Alabama
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We chose the Marriott Residence Inn because we thought we were going to have an additional party stay with us, but we ended up with it to ourselves. The room(s) were very nice, especially the kitchenette and the bathrooms. My wife liked that the toilet and shower were separated from the vanity. The suite was spacious. The property was well... More

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Daleatty, Thank you so much for your review of the Residence Inn Waco. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed our spacious suites, friendly staff and complimentary breakfast. It is always our goal to impress our guests, and we are glad that we have turned you onto the Residence Inn brand. Thanks for recommending us to others, and we hope... More

Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Four years ago, I posted a TripAdvisor review that said "We'll be back!" and we have. Residence Inn continues to be our favorite hotel in Waco, whether we're visiting relatives or attending events at Baylor University. We stayed here again on a recent family road trip and were delighted with the two-bedroom suite. I had requested a crib when I... More

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Jgt63, Thank you for being a loyal guest of the Residence Inn Waco. We are so glad to hear that we consistently provide you with an exceptional stay! We hope that we will continue to see you each time you are in Waco. Kind thanks, Lana M. General Manager More

Waco, Texas, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The staff and managers go above and beyond! The buffet hot breakfast is superb! There is an indoor pool, grilling area, and small basketball pad. I would recommend this hotel to all my friends and family! Perfect!

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Chelsea J, Thank you for your review. I'm thrilled to hear that our staff provided you with exceptional service. It is always our goal to impress our guests and we love to know when we have accomplished that. We appreciate you recommending the Residence Inn Waco to your friends and family. Please come back soon. Kind thanks, Lana M.... More

Austin, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I have been staying at this hotel for the past month on local business. I was extremely impressed with the hotel and staff in the first few days. There was something about this place that made me feel good and at home immediately. I found out later that this has been the #1 rated Marriott hotel (out of 499) in... More

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TMIHospitality, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear David C, Thank you so much for your kind words of the Residence Inn Waco. We are so glad that you are enjoying your stay with us and that we continue to impress you. Although we certainly feel like we are the best Marriott hotel in the country, please know that we are not rated #1. We do appreciate... More

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Address: 501 University Parks Drive, Waco, TX 76706
Location: United States > Texas > Waco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Waco 3*
Number of rooms: 78
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