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Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2559 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD 21401   |  
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“Group Tour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I were part of a tour to Annapolis for a visit to the Naval Academy. After a long drive we arrived at the Courtyard By Marriott and received a very friendly from the front desk. All our rooms were ready and we only had s short wait for our keys. Our room was excellent,roomy and clean. The bathroom was small but there was only two of us. They have a very nice pool and hot tub area,unfortunately we did not have the time to enjoy them. The grounds were beautifully maintained. The front desk staff was great as we checked out. Hope to visit Annapolis in the future and would definitely stay here again.

Stayed April 2013, traveled with friends
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Shenae M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis, responded to this review, June 28, 2013
Thank you for your comments.

We are very fortunate to have so many great reviews here on TripAdvisor and I greatly appreciate you adding your experience. I cannot wait to share your kind words. Thank you again for the wonderful feedback!

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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

This is your basic hotel as far as hotels go. They do have an indoor pool which is nice but we did not use it. In room wi-fi is always nice ( and who will stay at a hotel that doesn't have it these days ? )
We had no problem using our Ipad and smartphones connected to the hotel wi-fi.
One annoying thing here. They have "in room coffee" but only provide one regular and one decaff. We both wated regular ! Well they also eliminated the complimentary coffee in the lobby forcing you to spend $8 to get coffee at their "Bistro ". Food at the bistro is good but overpriced. There are lots of better places to stay in Annapolis but they were all booked up the weekend of March 8,2013.

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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Shenae M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis, responded to this review, June 28, 2013
Thank you for your response!

I am sorry that we did not meet your expectation duirng your visit with us. We have recently finished renovating the hotel. We now offer a more updated modern room with many upgrades such as new mattresses, bedding, and complimentary wifi.

During your next visit to Annapolis, I would love to invite you back to the hotel for another visit on me.

Sincerely,
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Crisfield, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

I'm a Marriott Rewards member and always stay at a Marriott. This was my first visit at this Courtyard. Nothing fancy, just a normal Courtyard. I will say it was not as up to date as some of the recent Courtyards that I have stayed at. However this is a great location, it was also offering a sale if you used your Marriott points for the night, which was great! Overall the service was great, no problem with the room.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Shenae M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis, responded to this review, March 16, 2013
Good Afternoon,

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. My hotel will be foregoing a rooms renovation from 4/10-6/10.

We look forward to serving you in the future.

Sincerely,

Shenae Moulden
General Manager
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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

As always, Courtyard never fails me. Reviews of property were spot on! Hotel was very clean and excellent helpful staff. Lobby open, spacious and has a welcoming feel. Not sure why tripadvisor requires a minimum of 200 words for my review. What more can I say??? Also, none of the other reviews are considerably fewer than 200 words. Also, this is less than 200 words and it is accepted. If in Annapolis, visit the Courtyard Marriott on Riva Road. I highly recommend it.

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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Shenae M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis, responded to this review, February 25, 2013
Hello,

My staff and I appreciate you taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I am pleased that we have provided you with a great stay and hope you will come back again soon. We will be under a rooms renovation from 4/10/13-6/10/13. Please visit us on www.Marriott.com or call us directly for further information.

Thank you,

Shenae Moulden
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Boston, Mass.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

I arrived with my wife and 10 year old son on a Saturday night after driving for most of the day. We were greeted with such warmth and hospitality, that I forgot about the stresses of driving. The nice woman at the front desk directed me to the best parking area, so that I might be able to access our room without problem The rooms were very clean and comfortable and had a refrigerator included. It was so quiet and comfortable that we all slept quite well. The fitness room is small, but clean and the equipment was excellent. All was excellent! Thank you, Annapolis Courtyard!

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Shenae M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis, responded to this review, February 20, 2013
My staff and I appreciate you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I am pleased that we have provdided you with a great stay and hope you will come back again.

Thank you,

Shenae Moulden
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Northborough, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Last minute planning made it hard to find something downtown, but in the end, this worked out quite well. Basic Marriott - clean and comfortable, and a "bistro" in lobby made it possible to get a breakfast/snack if you didn't feel like venturing out. After seeing the parking situation downtown (make it easy on yourself and drop your car in a garage as soon as you get in there), I appreciated being able to park just steps from the door.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Shenae M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis, responded to this review, February 20, 2013
My staff and I appreciate you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I am pleased that we have provdided you with a great stay and hope you will come back again.

Thank you,

Shenae Moulden
General Manager
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Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Even though we arrived on the late side around 10pm, we got a very friendly and warm greeting from the front desk staff. However, it didn't appear that a room had been prepared based on my husband's Marriott profile which specifies an upper floor and extra towels. The clerk asked which of the 3 floors we would like to stay on. Of course, as the room hadn't been preassigned, there were no extra towels.

Our room was in nice physicial shape, and the heater worked great. We also appreciated the extra blanket as it was a chilly evening. We had a small, walk-out balcony which was a nice plus. They only thing we disliked were the small bath towels that now seem to be common at most Marriott Courtyards. For around $100 per night, I expect bigger, plusher towels.

Our breakfast the next morning at the Courtyard's bistro was tasty yet expensive. We spent $30 on a complete breakfast for 2, whereas buffets at other Courtyards cost around $20 for 2. If we stay here again, we may well sacrifice convenience for cost and go find a Denny's. On the plus side, we had a great, cozy table for breakfast that wraps around you. It includes its own TV screen and remote. We would likely return to this hotel if in the area.

Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Shenae M, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis, responded to this review, February 20, 2013
My staff and I appreciate you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I am pleased that we have provdided you with a great stay.

Thank you,

Shenae Moulden
General Manager
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Address: 2559 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD 21401
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Location: United States > Maryland > Annapolis
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Annapolis
#12 Business Hotel in Annapolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott Annapolis 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Courtyard Annapolis hotel is located in historic Annapolis Maryland in the suburbs of Washington DC. The hotel is situated less than five miles from the United States Naval Academy and the Maryland State House. Additionally, Courtyard Annapolis is just a short distance from the Annapolis City Dock providing easy reach to a number of water and seaside activities. Furthermore, the hotel is just 20 miles from the Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI). Designed for the business traveler, yet inviting for all, this Marriott Annapolis hotel knows what is important to its guests. ... more   less 
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