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Royal Garden Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   154 West 600 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Brno
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283 reviews 283 reviews
105 hotel reviews
389 helpful votes 389 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When I saw the other reviews here before my stay I was afraid. After my stay I can say that they are so wrong. I dont understand how its possible that this hotel has so many bad reviews...I can recommed to all a night in 11th avenue hostel in Denver...than you would see what a real dump is. But back... More

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San Diego, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definately dated but I was here at the time of a major convention so I was happy to have a room. I was not planning on spending time in the room so just needed a place to sleep at a reasonable price. On the plus side, the location was walking distance to the transport line that goes into downtown and... More

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Royal I, General Manager at Royal Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello 'Serviceable' Thanks for the review. Glad you found us convenient and cost-effective. We are renovating many of our rooms and hope you will choose us again! More

St. George, Utah
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you can tell that this was a nice hotel at one time but it has been let go to the point that there is paint coming off of walls. we stayed here because we had a pet and there were no places that would take pets in this location. There is dirt & crud in the corners and patios are... More

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Royal I, General Manager at Royal Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello 'get what you pay for' Thanks for the review. We are in the process of renovating our rooms and are completing them as fast as possible. We hope you come stay with us when the work is complete! More

Covina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, free wifi but I never got it, lot of customers like myself sit in lobby to get connected. Yes, breakfast is free but very limited selections. No eggs, no fruits, the counter mess up by the people who got there earlier but never been cleaned up. The faucet at bath room off the water pipe at day 1, but... More

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Royal I, General Manager at Royal Garden Inn, responded to this review

Dear 'Frank" Thanks for taking the time to review our hotel and thanks for pointing out the problems we had with your room so we can address them. We are currently undergoing renovation and hope you will try us when the process is complete. More

London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't be fooled and sucked in by the low price and location. We come from a country with Royals and they would not put up with the standards here ;) we have a pretty relaxed attitude to motels normally but this one is dirty, had ants, had damp patches on the carpet in the room, had thin walls and very... More

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Royal I, General Manager at Royal Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hi ' Should Have" Thanks for your candid review of our property. Thanks for bringing the problems you had to our attention so we can deal with them. We are in the process of renovating our rooms and hope to have them complete soon. We have security at each night and I hope they were able to quiet your disruptive... More

Eden
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I read all the reviews and booked my room with some apprehension. I needed a basic motel that I could afford to be able to stay close to my grandson at Primary Children's. I got a really good deal on the online room rate and I figured I would get what I paid for and just be happy. I was... More

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Royal I, General Manager at Royal Garden Inn, responded to this review

Dear 'Better" Thanks for the review! I am glad you enjoyed your stay and that my staff took good care of you. They all work very hard to take care of our guests. Sorry for the crowded breakfast conditions. This does not happen very often. I hope you will stay with us again on your next trip to SLC! More

Seattle, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I booked this hotel for my co-workers and I for the Outdoor Retailer show this summer. The reasons I booked it were: lack of anywhere else to stay at a decent price and it's proximity to the Salt Palace and downtown dining. This hotel has a lot of rooms, but they are poorly kept and in need of a great... More

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Royal I, General Manager at Royal Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hi 'Only If' Thanks for your comments on our hotel and for pointing out some serious issues. We are in the process of renovating many of our rooms and will be done soon. We have security on site and I am very sorry they did not make it to the pool fast enough. I am glad the staff was helpful... More

Westchester County, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This is my second time staying at the “Royal” Garden. Both times all other hotels were sold out in Salt Lake and we had no choice. DO NOT stay here if you have a choice. Old, run down, poorly run, very clear that management doesn’t care. This trip we had 6 rooms. All of them were dirty, poorly maintained (even... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

What a dive. If you get one of the better rooms, then the $69 rate is almost fair, but only if you get a better room. When I checked in, I was given a disgusting room. It may not have been cleaned in 20 years. The bed spread was ripped, the door to the adjoining room had obviously been kicked... More

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Secaucus, New Jersey
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69 reviews 69 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The Royal Garden does not have the gardens you would expect! Cigarette and litter is strewn all over the premises! The building renovated has a hallway lock that was faulty and did not lock correctly. My air conditioner did not operate and a new one had to be installed while I was in the room! The cost of this quality... More

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Additional Information about Royal Garden Inn

Address: 154 West 600 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Location: United States > Utah > Salt Lake City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Royal Garden Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 188
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Also Known As:
Royal Garden Hotel Salt Lake City
Hotel Royal Garden
Royal Garden Inn Salt Lake City, Utah

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