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Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford

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185 MacArthur Drive, New Bedford, MA 02740
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Locust Fork Alabama
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60 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the fairfield Inn New Bedford Ma. for 1 night. The Hotel is nice clean and comfortable. I'd say it's average. We had no issues but nothing really great stood out either. We used the Hotel as an overnight stay before visiting cape cod and Martha's vineyard. It was a great alternative to the High priced Hotels on... More 

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

Just wanted to thank you for your recent stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites here in New Bedford. So glad you were able to experience our warm Fairfield Inn hospitality and our prime location. We hope that you visit us again th next time you are in the area. Safe travels More 

Maspeth, New York
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is not fancy but is very clean. We checked in on a Sunday and left on a Wednesday and didn't have any issues. The room comes with a buffet breakfast that is served from 6 - 10 am. If you like to walk, the hotel is walking distance from the Whaling Museum, Seamens Bethel, the Martha's Vineyard Ferrry... More 

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Fairfield Inn & Suites in New Bedford. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you found the hotels location to your liking. I will share your comments with the maintenance staff as they take pride in maintaining the property. I hope that you will return should your... More 

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is amazing especially Wanda. They're all very helpful and full of great advice about the local sights and sounds. I'd definitely recommend this location if you're in the area. The property is clean and secure. The waterfront view is beautiful. You're literally steps from downtown New Bedford's museums, shops, and restaurants.

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

Dear Victor, Thank you so much for your review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and will let Wanda know that she contributed to your experience. We hope to see you again soon. Nate More 

Sarasota, Florida
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travel about 3 weeks a month. Finding a comfortable home away from home is important. This hotel has spacious suites that serve the business traveler well. Two rooms. Plenty of space to spread out and work. Clean and close to the schools where I work. Ask for a room with water view. The other side is a bit noisy... More 

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

Thank you for the gracious comments regarding your recent stay at the Fairfield Inn New Bedford. I'm happy that you found the location and amenities to your liking. We hope to see you return soon, safe travels, Yours in hospitality, Nate More 

Silver Spring, Maryland
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59 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I use to love this hotel. The people were the friendliest and the hospitality was second to none. I come here every year to go fishing. I travel with a group of 10 - 12 former Marines and with our spouses. I have to say I didn't write a review last year because nothing outstanding occurred. I saw Bonnie and... More 

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Phillips We are sorry we were not able to provide you with the quality of services you deserve. This is not typical of our hotel and staff, and we are always looking for ways to improve our customer experience. Your satisfaction is very important to us and we try hard to make sure all of our guests have... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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53 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is lovely, it seems all new. Rooms are big, comfortable and clean. At reception the first woman who attended me - Mary - was not helpful, and unfriendly, almost rude to me; but other receptionnists like Nicole or Wanda were very nice and friendly. Rest was perfect!

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Fairfield Inn and Suites in New Bedford. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that Nicole and Wanda were helpful, they exemplify the true spirit of service. I will be sure to share your comments with the staff. I hope you will return should your travels... More 

BOS
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52 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking forward to our stay in early April after reading positive reviews on Tripadvisor and left disappointed. It was a cool weekend in early April after a long winter in the area and the last snow piles were just melting. The hotel was not busy by any means and I had requested a quiet room since I am... More 

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

I'm sorry that we were not able to provide you with a satisfactory experience during your recent stay. Your satisfaction is very important to us and we appreciate your feedback regarding the noise coming from the street. Your comments will assist us in blocking rooms more effectively. We will share your experience with the front desk staff as we are... More 

Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Stayed one night. Easy to find this property right off Interstate 195 and right near the water. Room was on the front of the building facing MacArthur Dr. OK breakfast but coffee bland. Good stay and good bang for the buck.

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay at our Fairfield Inn. Hope to see you return soon. Safe travels.... More 

Newburgh, New York
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Having stayed at the Fairfield Suites in New Bedford before I knew what to expect: decent, clean rooms, good location Walk to Cork Wine and Tapas for dinner - excellent, excellent.. Some warnings - follow the directions off the hotel website. GPS directions have you make at turn at a street the city has blocked off and you don't want... More 

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are always looking for ways to improve our product and services so your honest critique is very helpful. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Best regards, Nate More 

Seattle, Washington
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419 reviews
325 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 545 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We stayed here because there was no hotel availability in Newport. We were happy with our large, clean room and with the town of New Bedford. There are two restaurants within a short walk of the hotel.

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Nathan W, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites New Bedford, responded to this review

I am pleased to read the comments about your recent stay and glad that you found the location and amemities of our hotel to your satisfaction. Hope to see you return soon. Yours in hospitality, Nate More 

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