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Comfort Inn Olde Town

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   347 Effingham St, Portsmouth, VA 23704
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel while visiting family in the area. It's pretty quiet which is nice. The rooms are dated and worn, but the staff does seem to try hard to keep them clean. The bed was better than you'd expect given the overall quality of the property. The breakfast is very basic, very few options and nothing fresh... More

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Butte, Montana
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The staff at this hotel is what makes this place special. They are very friendly and I was always greeted upon entering and leaving. The hotel itself is nothing special. Everything met my standards. With one exception, the bed, it is not very comfortable. I would recommend this hotel.

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Portsmouth, Virginia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

I used this hotel with my family for 5 days and it was decent. I would just like to share a story with you all. One day my dad took $200.00 dolars in cash and roled it up becouse he didnt want to let my mother know it was going to be my christmas present. As he went down the... More

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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154 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Best Choice Hotel brand in Portsmouth - although that's not saying much considering the other choices. The staff was very polite and helpful. The room was comfortable, clean, and spacious but dated. The breakfast was below average for Choice Hotels. The rate was reasonable. The fitness center needs newer, functioning equipment. Might stay here again if I was working in... More

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Severn, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Stayed here after seeing many strongly positive reviews on other websites. It was nothing special. Clean but older room, adequate exercise room and small outdoor pool. Free hot breakfast was limited and ended at 9 AM on weekend mornings. The room was fairly quiet. Convenient location for visiting the Portsmouth waterfront or Norfolk. The elevator was broken during our two... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Booked a day out with girlfriends and stayed at this hotel. We booked the hotel off of the few reviews from this website. The reviews were OK but not terrible. The afternoon clerk was friendly and checked us in with easy, she even assisted us with directions to our destination, she was very helpful. The room had a old like... More

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

My rewiew on this hotel is very good, it is based specially on the politness and good service of the clerk working there at the reception. Even the location is very good and prices not expensive. Luigi from Rome

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Roanoke, Virginia
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23 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

room was decent but definitely dated was below average for a Comfort Inn but still clean w good breakfast and staff were very friendly, good pillows, firm bed, bathroom wasn't gross, would stay again because the price was good

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Richmond, Virginia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

My fiance and I checked into this hotel after a long day in Norfolk. The hotel is in a poorer section of Portsmouth, with a lot of activity going on at 11pm on a Sunday. Parking was ample, luggage cart ancient, and check in quick. The front desk attendant was friendly, and the lobby was standard, not bad just not... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

Its in an historic district of Portsmouth with lots of old churches and buildings close by. Hotel was clean and staff was friendly. Double beds were small but comfortable enough. Pillows left a little to be desired. Small 25" "box" style tv in room. Pool was clean and fitness room was adequate. 2 gas stations, Pizza Hut, Mcdonalds, Churchs Fried... More

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Address: 347 Effingham St, Portsmouth, VA 23704
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Location: United States > Virginia > Portsmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Comfort Inn Olde Town 2.5*
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