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Red Lion Hotel Tacoma

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   8402 S Hosmer, Tacoma, WA 98444 (Formerly Sherwood Travelodge)
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Ranked #11 of 27 hotels in Tacoma
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Tacoma, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife, son and I got a room here for my son's 2nd birthday since we wanted to have some family swimming time in December. Great price on the room and great experience. Looks like the hotel was recently remodeled so the decor was very pleasing. The two girls at the front desk were super friendly and helpful. We grabbed... More

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Greenacres, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for a lacrosse tournament. The hotel allows pets for an additional $15 per night plus each room has a generious size mini fridge and microwave. These were helpful in keeping snacks for the team. Breakfast was nice but staff had to be called upon to refill items. Staff helpful but many are new to thier job. I... More

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Bothell
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I generally reserve red lion for its pet friendly areas but this one had none. The area is not safe so hard to take dog on a walk or for their potty. Only place I found was a small area at the end of a huge parking lot. also weather was hot outside so we were looking forward to some... More

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Tacoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't expecting to have to stop for the night but Red Lion was the first hotel I saw coming off the freeway so I picked it. I wasn't really expecting to pay as much as I did for a room however. Overall was a clean hotel with very friendly staff

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Tacoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the hot complimentary breakfast, waffles and eggs were great! The pool was not up and running the first two days, but we got our chance on the third. The check out time is pretty strict, but ok.

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Tacoma
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Customer service was less than stellar. Paid over 95 a night under r&r plan and still don't know how to get future free night or card. Hotel is run down, furniture and carpets stained, needs overhauled

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RL_Customer_Care, Corporate Customer Care Department at Red Lion Hotel Tacoma, responded to this review

We would like to apologize for the inconveniences you experienced during your stay. I would like to apologize for the condition of the hotel as well. We appreciate you taking the time to rate our hotel based on the experience during your stay. You are a valued guest and we do hope that you will stay with Red Lion Hotels... More

Grandview, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on vacation the middle of June. Got there on a Wednesday and spent 4 nights. The hotel was nice. Large, quiet, clean rooms, good beds, good internet. We were on the first floor and never heard any noise at all. Good hot breakfast, just wish it lasted later than 9:00. Plenty of seating and free local newspaper.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed there while I was visiting relatives, the hotel was nothing to fancy but it was clean friendly and had free breakfast. Pool is nothing to rave about but I didn't go there for the pool basically I just slept there at night. Don't have any complaints fyi if you want breakfast get it before it closes, waiting for... More

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Portland, Oregon
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we checked in with dan who said he was the manager. His attitude and they way he talks is horrible. we would ask a simple question and he would sound like we were bothering him. the next morning when we came down for breakfast they were all out of sausge so we let him know and his reply was its... More

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RL_Customer_Care, Corporate Customer Care at Red Lion Hotel Tacoma, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment about your recent stay with us. I would like to truly apologize for the any unprofessionalism that was shown to you by our staff. This is definitely not acceptable and we certainly understand why that would have an effect on the quality of your stay. I would like to assure you that... More

Springfield, Oregon
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1)When we called two days prior to our stay they did not tell us the pool would be out of service. 2)The night club across the street keep us up until 2 in the morning w/loud music. 3)There was no breakfast on our first morning and after complaining and waiting for over 40 min. we where told that they would... More

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RL_Customer_Care, Corporate Customer Care Department at Red Lion Hotel Tacoma, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for taking the time to comment on your stay. I apologize for the issues you had during breakfast, as that is not what we expect our guest experience to be. I would also like to apologize for pool not being open during your stay as well. Thank you very much for your feedback, we... More

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Address: 8402 S Hosmer, Tacoma, WA 98444 (Formerly Sherwood Travelodge)
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Location: United States > Washington > Tacoma
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Red Lion Hotel Tacoma 2.5*
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Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#5 Business Hotel in Tacoma
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Red Lion Hotel, Tacoma Washington's favorite hotel. Conveniently located at the south end of Tacoma, our renovated, non-smoking hotel features a beautiful granite entry, 119 guest rooms and amenities like complimentary wi-fi, extended continental breakfast and complimentary parking. Additional hotel amenities include our complimentary business center and guest laundry facilities. Our guestrooms are designed with your comfort in mind and feature with a warm rich color palate. Guestroom amenities include plush Sealy pillowtop beds, complimentary wi-fi, EcoFresh Environmentally Responsible Products (ERP), television with Showtime® and satellite channels, coffee makers, hairdryers, large mini refrigerators, microwaves, irons and ironing boards. Many of our guestrooms offer breathtaking views of Mt. Rainier. At the end of the day, work out in our fitness center or relax in our indoor swimming pool and spa. ... more   less 
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