First, before I write about the room, I want to say the front desk clerks that I met were really sweet and tried to be accommodating.
It is obvious that the decor has been recently updated, nice floors in bathroom, granite counter tops for bathroom but.....no amount of nice decor hides an unclean room. I knew I bid for this room and was taking a chance. I had just stayed at a Knights Inn in Newcomerstown, OH the night before and it was MUCH cleaner. I had really expected Red Roof to at least be the same as Knights. I had a non-smoking room, but there were ashes on the headboard. Then, I made the mistake of looking under the bed and I found an empty cigarette carton and dog poop. I was willing to deal with it and stay because I had already paid the price on Priceline. So, I got ready to take a shower and there were no towels. I had to leave the room from the third floor and walk down to the lobby at night outside to get towels to take a shower. Again, the front desk clerk was very nice after I described the state of the room.
Still as a previous reviewer said, you get what you pay for!
...no coffee pots, no breakfast, nothing.
Its sad when a stay at a Knights Inn was better :(
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Just 6 miles north of the Akron Canton Airport, this Red Roof is in the center of it all. We are just 6 miles from the University of Akron and the new Infocision Stadium. We are just 10 miles from Akron Children’s Medical Center, Summa Hospital, and Akron General. Family activities include a visit to the Akron Zoo (7 miles away), Pro Football Hall of Fame (13 miles away), Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens (10 miles away), or the home of the International Soap Box Derby at Derby Downs (10 miles away). Goodyear Corporate Headquarters is just a 15 minute drive and we are within walking distance of various shops and restaurants. All rooms offer free WiFi, flat screen TV, clock radio, free voicemail and extended cable television including HBO. Select rooms offer microwave/refrigerator units. Free coffee and tea is available in the lobby. FREE WI-FI! One well-behaved family pet per room is welcome. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Red Roof Inn - Akron Ohio
- Akron Red Roof Inn