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The College Inn

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4000 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105 (University District)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kumamoto, Japan
12 reviews 12 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building is about 100 years old. That's not the issue issue is here everything seems old. Room was clean enough although I found indecent odor in the bed. They have shared bathroom and toilet, which are very clean. In bathroom the shower was not working properly. Location is nice inside WSU. Diverse places to eat, lots of choices. Unless... More 

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Beaverton, Oregon
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This hotel had a common bathroom and no parking. Street parking was the only the option. They served breakfast in the 4th floor and there was almost no option in the breakfast. The fan in the room was also not working. Being said that it was clean.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

先週、利用させていただきました。 チェックインするのに時間がかかりました。なぜかというと、スタッフが下のコンビニとホテルスタッフどっちもやっていたからです。ただ、そのお兄さんはとても親切で良かったのですが、スタッフをもう二人くらい増やしたほうが良いと言うのが感想。 あと、駐車場はこのホテルには無いので要注意。大学のビジターパーキングに停めなければなりません。ただ、かなり安全なので夜一人で歩いてても全然大丈夫です。 I was staying this hotel for one night and the staff was quite nice to me. However there was only one staff working there I couldn't check in as normal, had to wait for the staff for a while. And, if you whould stay this place and have a car, you are gonna have to park at... More 

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Azusa, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The College Inn is a good deal for those who aren't looking for some romantic hotel where it's modern and cozy. It really just serves it's purpose- giving you a place to stay outside of downtown Seattle, for a reasonable price. Yes, you share a bathroom, and yes it's clean. The rooms themselves make you feel like you've stepped into... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The staffs were friendly and helpful. My room was clean and comfortable. Great location! Close to the university of washington and lots of restaurants/ coffee shops. It's not a fancy hotel, but it has its own charm.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

For a budget traveller it's a very good choice. The location is also great, with many buses going to Westlake Center. Also a peaceful area and beautiful area with convenient access to University of Washington. Breakfast is quite good (as a hostel); the shared bathrooms are also clean. If you don't mind the old decor (sometimes some equips may not... More 

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Wadhurst, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This place was comfortable enough, but a little dingy and unloved. My room wasn't completely clean, had an over-the-sink light that didn't work, and needed decorating about 5 years ago. The receptionist/office person is up several flights of stairs, and was't there when the signs said he should be, and particularly at breakfast time (when I needed some advice). It... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This place is very odd- but I booked as it was a lot cheaper than anything else in the area at short notice. The place bills itself as a European style hotel but I have stayed in lots of European hotels which are nothing like this... The rooms are clean, and the shared bathrooms also, in general clean, although at... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I mostly enjoyed my experience at the College Inn. The room was clean and comfortable. The share bathroom was also clean. The room was above the entrance to a pub, so noise at times was a bit of an issue. Great convenient location, though...close to a handy bus stop, I was able to easily get where I needed to go.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Comfy bed, great location, communal bathroom was clean, but… Internet disconnects every 10min, walls are paper thin, it's currently 2am and I'm listening to the drunk guys above me argue. Reception isn't 24hrs so there's no way to complain short of calling the cops or leaving a bad review here. Don't stay here on the weekends.

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christudor, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your comments. As you can read this situation is definitely not our normal guest experience. We actually do have staff on duty overnight. For our other guests, you may reach them by our doorbell at the front or by dialing 0 from our guest room phones. I am so sorry for the rude... More 

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Address: 4000 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Location: United States > Washington > Seattle > University District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — The College Inn 1*
Number of rooms: 27
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