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Handys Extended Stay Suites

66 College Pkwy, Colchester, VT 05446
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this hotel because their price was attractive. I expected an old fashioned roadhouse. Was I wrong?!! These ladies have taken an older property and made into an extremely comfortable hotel, near Univ. of VT and Champlain College. My wife and I are so pleased, having migrated from a lesser hotel nearby. We will stay here for all our... More 

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handysextendedstay, Manager at Handys Extended Stay Suites, responded to this review

We can’t thank you enough for the great feedback! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your return visit. Come back and stay a while. More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I was one person traveling by myself. The suite was equal to a small one bedroom apartment. I could see it being very pleasant for a small family or an extended stay. Everything in the apartment was nice and clean. I appreciated the kindness and courtesy of the desk clerk as I checked in after a long drive.

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handysextendedstay, Manager at Handys Extended Stay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for providing valuable feedback. Handy’s Extended Stay Suites is under new management since January 2014, and constantly improving. We’ve got a great team that strives to achieve excellent guest satisfaction. Our housekeepers clean the suites as if they were their own home and our front desk staff always gets high marks for their friendliness and excellent customer service.... More 

Hamden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I was at Handys Extended stay for 3 months. People handling this place were great, Natalia and Rudika were always available for any kind of help. The cleaners were available everyday and would regularly clean the apartment on tuesday and fridays. The place is quite and safe. There are students from St Michael college living in the apartments, but during... More 

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handysextendedstay, Manager at Handys Extended Stay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the feedback on your recent stay with us here at Handy’s Extended Stay Suites. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our location was convenient for your needs. We will continue to work very hard to ensure your experience is a pleasant and memorable one and strive to be... More 

Colchester, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I had been there for 4 months while I was taking classes at the college which is near there. When I arrived at the first time, the staff was extremely friendly with me, once I had a bad English. The rooms are very clean and the made-service is very efficient! Furthermore, the bathroom has a lot of space to put... More 

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handysextendedstay, Manager at Handys Extended Stay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent review. Here at Handy’s Extended Stay Suites we strive to meet our guests’ expectations. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope you will stay with us again. More 

Charlton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

It was the weekend of the Beer Fest and all the hotels in the Burlington area were booked. The few hotels with room still available raised their prices to ridiculous amounts, taking advantage of the shortage. We spotted the Handys Extended Stay Suites and it was the best price we could find so quickly gobbled it up. We then started... More 

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handysextendedstay, Manager at Handys Extended Stay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for giving Handy’s Extended Stay Suites a chance. We strive to provide excellent customer service from the moment you walk in our front doors and I’m thrilled that we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

Taichung, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It seems that people here at Tripadvisor are upset because they booked a room at Handys and then discovered (gasp!) that it isn't a 5-star hotel and offers no coupons, transportation service, and--god forbid--no pool. Which proves that people are basically stupid and don't do their homework before booking.. Look folks, if you want the 5-star treatment, then book a... More 

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handysextendedstay, Manager at Handys Extended Stay Suites, responded to this review

Dear Michael, Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We truly appreciate you took the time to share your positive experience that you had while staying with us. Please come and stay with us again, soon. We look forward to your next visit. More 

Pittsburgh
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

There are a few good things about Handys Extended Stay - the suites are spacious, it's a short drive to the center of town and the maid in our room worked hard to keep everything clean. However, the whole place is shabby and the management has a questionable attitude to safety. The fire alarm in our bedroom had been removed... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We booked through Hotwire. Arrived and she said "Do you really need two bedrooms?". My husband said he wasn't aware he had booked two but no we didn't. She said good, printed off some paperwork and handed it to him to sign. Um - that wasn't us. Maybe she should have asked for our names? She went back, found our... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Booked through hotwire for a 3 star hotel, got the Sheraton, when I get there, I had booked the wrong dates. Had to call hotwire to fix up problem, spent 1 hour on phone, they cancelled my Sheraton but still needed to stay somewhere 3 nights. They booked me here, at the Handy's extended stay. Was expecting to spend some... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This motel is very well located, it is at 5 minutes from Burlington downtown. All rooms are equip with full kitchenette, very spacieuse. Could be a five stars but......It is very very dirty. The stains on the carpet are all over, the microwave is probably wash once à year, you Will not feed a hogg with the pots and pan.... More 

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