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Candlewood Suites Fitchburg

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5421 Caddis Bend, Madison, WI 53711
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been staying at this hotel every week, while my father is under the care of hospice (end of life). It is incredibly convenient, and caters to people that want that extra comfort, as in home. Such as the little kitchenette - that has a real, honest to goodness refrigerator (vs. dorm size), and all the plates, utensils, glasses and... More

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Rockton, Illinois
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall, this was a decent and reasonable place to stay in the suburbs on Madison. Fitchburg is really close to the heart of Madison yet it outside just enough that it feels like suburbia. Great location to park and never deal with using your car again. Bike trail is adjacent, several restaurants within walking distance, and also a grocery store.... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We stayed here for only one night while passing through Madison. We chose this hotel because of its great access to the Capital City Bike Trail. The room and facility were adequate and clean. There was plenty of parking. We liked being within walking distance of eating establishments.

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Johnson Creek, Wisconsin
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I was apparently, accidentally, charged $25 at check-in. My room was already paid for, but I provided my card at the front desk at check-in to secure the room in case of damages. I noticed the charge, called in, and was told the charge was a mistake and would be reversed. Weeks passed, the charge was never reversed. I called... More

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Rebecca S, Manager at Candlewood Suites Fitchburg, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback about our hotel. We apologize for the inconvenience this caused during and after your stay. We strive to provide a wonderful service experience for every guest. I would like to help resolve this issue for you. I can be reached at 608-271-3400, please let me know how I can connect... More

Central Wisconsin
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

This was my first time at a property of this chain. Compared with other mid-price extended stay hotels, the room is somewhat bigger (fairly spacious), the bed was especially comfortable with excellent linens. The kitchen is full -- full size refrigerator/freezer, good equipment, dishwasher, microwave, stovetop (but no oven). Everything is nicely laid out, with plenty of space to move... More

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Watertown, Wisconsin
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The bathroom had peeling paint and needed to be updated. Otherwise the room was decent. The receptionist did not acknowledge my Priority Club status and I had to ask if they offered ant perks for Platinum members. I was given a bottle of water. Not a bad property just needs some up dating to the bathrooms.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites Fitchburg, responded to this review

Dear Gonefishn_12, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. As an IHG Rewards Platinum member we greatly appreciate your loyalty to our brand and hotel. I am sorry we were not able to exceed or at least be at par with your expectation. Rest assured that the issues you have raised about the room... More

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171 reviews 171 reviews
72 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

The rooms are ok, nothing stands out as great, but overall are fine. My biggest complaint was that the "Candlewood Cupboard" typically full of drinks, snacks, etc. was empty. They had no bottled water, no pop, and only a few bags of chips. the worst part was that the guy working there said that was all they had and didn't... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites Fitchburg, responded to this review

Dear tc3399, Thank you for your review regarding your recent visit at our hotel and for providing us with your valuable feedback. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your room and the majority of features provided. However, I would like to apologize for the overall dissatisfaction you had experienced. Your comments about the Candlewood Cupboard have been documented... More

Northfield, Minnesota
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My wife and I stayed here over Christmas as we visited family in the Madison area. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful, the facility's public and private areas were very clean, despite the sloppy winter weather. Our one bedroom suite held two HD televisions, a bedroom and a living room. The kitchenette included a full sized refrigerator, a two... More

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Stillman Valley
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117 reviews 117 reviews
24 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

I had to check twice to see if we were paying the correct amount because I was sure the price was too low! Hardwood floors in a full kitchen (full size fridge, dishwasher, oven, microwave, sink) lead to spacious and elegant room. Clean and warm, in a beautiful and safe area. We walked to The Great Dane Brewery/Eatery and even... More

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Duluth, Minnesota
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Where do you get off? Immaculately clean rooms AND friendly staff? Who do you think you are? By now, you may have guessed I am speaking ironically and have nothing but good things to say about what you do. Candlewood Suites Fitchburg, do not change a thing. (Actually, the only thing to change would be to get flatscreen tvs.)

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Address: 5421 Caddis Bend, Madison, WI 53711
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Location: United States > Wisconsin > Madison
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Candlewood Suites Fitchburg 2*
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Candlewood Suites Madison
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Hotel in Madison, Wisconsin Offers a Free Airport Shuttle Located just outside of downtown Madison, the Candlewood Suites Fitchburg Hotel is one of the newest extended stay hotels in the area. We are 11 miles from Dane County Regional Airport (MSN) and close to everything Madison, WI has to offer. Our Madison, Wisconsin hotel is located near several large convention centers. Alliant Energy Center, Menona Terrace Convention Center and Fitchburg Technology Center are all less than five miles away, making travel to and from business meetings trouble-free due to our convenient location near Madison. During your extended stay, there are several attractions that are worth seeing in the area. State Street in downtown Madison is just a few miles away and offers wonderful shops and restaurants. You can also tour the state capitol building or the campus of the University of Wisconsin. This home of the Badgers is located just a few miles from our Madison Airport hotel.You can also spend a day on Lake Mendota, fishing or relaxing by the water. Our hotel in Madison, Wisconsin offers a variety of amenities to provide you with the best possible stay.The Candlewood Cupboard has food items so that you never have to leave the hotel to get the things you need.We also have an indoor pool and a Fitness Center, and provide a complimentary area shuttle. You can consider us home when you stay at our Candlewood Suites Fitchburg Hotel. ... more   less 
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