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Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area)
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5049 Corporate Woods Drive, Pensacola, FL 32504   |  
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“Home away from home”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

I spent 3 nights this week at the Homewood Suites and was very happy with my stay. I picked up my rental car at the airport and within 5 minutes was pulling into the entrance of the hotel. It was extremely convenient to the airport, restaurants, the Cordova Mall, and a multitude of other stores. As this was a work trip, sadly I was unable to make it to the beach. Since my king bed suite was equipped with a kitchen, I ventured out to the nearest Publix to pick up some food for my stay. The room was equipped with a kitchen, living room and separate bedroom and bathroom. It really felt like a one bedroom apartment and was nicely decorated, and very clean. I enjoyed coming back to the room each day to cleaned dishes and a made bed. There is also a free breakfast buffet each morning which I enjoyed, and Monday through Thursday they offer free dinner. The food was quite tasty and although the selection was limited, I had no complaints because it was a very nice meal. The only issue I had was on the 2nd night of my stay, cigarette smoke came into my room from the bathroom vent. The whole suite smelled of smoke so I turned on the fan and closed the bathroom door, which helped. I thought about changing rooms but with the bathroom door closed it wasn't as bothersome, and the was smell gone by morning. I didn't smell any smoke at all on the 3rd night, to my relief. The staff was very friendly and the check in/out process was very quick. I would definitely recommend this hotel to others.

Room Tip: I was on the first floor and had cigarette smoking leaking in from the bathroom vent. Not sure wher...
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Cameron H, General Manager at Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area), responded to this review, November 14, 2012
Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel! We’re so glad you overall enjoyed your stay but are very sorry to hear about the smoke smell you experienced. Sadly, it indicates that a guest was smoking in a nonsmoking room and we act immediately if this is ever reported to us. We strive to ensure every guest has a pleasant stay and rely on guests like you to let us know how/if we can improve our operations. Thank you again for sharing your experience and we hope you’ll choose to stay with us again in the future!
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

We stayed five nights visiting my daughter who is in graduate school @ UWF. The motel was perfect. The location was perfect. Easy access to major throughways. Motel staff were very accomodating. My daughter came to have breakfast with us everyday. Breakfast had a variety of selections. Plus free dinner Monday through Thursday! Our living room was big enough for four of us to watch movies very comfortably. We also ate in our room two nights. Great place. Plan to go back next year.

  • Stayed October 2012, 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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Cameron H, Director of Sales at Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area), responded to this review, October 11, 2012
Thank you so much for taking the time to submit your review of your recent stay. I’m so glad you were able to experience our warm Homewood Suites hospitality, our spacious suites and our delicious breakfast. We appreciate your business, and we look forward to seeing you next year! Until then….safe travels.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

Multiple day stay for 2.
Favorite hotel on road trip, primarily because the room amenities of this chain suited our needs for this stay.
Most staff members fine though none was outstanding, one oblivious employee completely ignored guest standing at desk while she rifled through some envelopes. Hello?!
Breakfast (6-9a) and dinner (5-7p) nice, clean; several options but not an endless number, shut down a bit early one night (don't wait until the last minute), staff worked fairly quickly to restock, but on few occasions items ran out before replenishment (just be patient).
Wine, beer, lemonade and tea for dinner.
Spacious lobby, food area.
Pool, recycling bins in vending areas, nice big laundry area.
Persistent cigarette smoking smell in one area near one stairwell only, was not clear whether this came from a nearby employee area or a guest in a stairwell.
Multiple DVDs available in lobby area next to front desk for loan (a few fairly new), player in room.
Room itself very clean, quiet (rare airport noise, brief; even in room facing airport).
Room kitchenette nicely stocked with dishes, microwave, stove, full fridge, dishwasher (with detergent packet).

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Cameron H, Director of Sales at Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area), responded to this review, September 11, 2012
Thank you so much for your feedback. We’re so glad you chose to stay with us while in Pensacola and share so many great details about your stay. We sincerely strive to ensure our service is outstanding and we’re very sorry a guest wasn’t helped in an efficient manner. We have addressed our front desk staff to be sure they are mindful when a guest needs assistance. We apologize for the cigarette smoke smell. We will locate that area and remedy the issue for future guests. Thank you again for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. We hope you will stay with us again the next time you’re in Pensacola.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012 via mobile

Overall the stay wasn't that bad, hotel was very clean. Also had a very nice pool and basketball court.. Didn't use staff very much but breakfast was very rude to my teenagers.. Breakfast could have had more variety and was usually picked over by 9am.

  • Stayed August 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Cameron H, Director of Sales at Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area), responded to this review, August 15, 2012
I appreciate the review of your recent experience at our hotel. I'm sorry that you received a poor level of service. I have addressed these issues with our staff and we are sure that this will not be a repeated issue. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the level of cleanliness of the hotel, the pool and basketball court. The next time you are in Pensacola, we would love to have you come back and experience an improved level of customer service. Thank you once again for your comments.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

I always try to stay at Homewood Suites or Marriott, and I am picky about the clean appearance and smell of both the hotel common areas and the rooms, as well as the comfort of the rooms especially the beds, and safety. This hotel met all of my expectations. At first it seemed a little off the beaten path but I liked that, there was limited noise and less traffic, though there were many amenities within a very short distance and still close to the highway. The outside appearance of the hotel and surrounding area was friendly and looked secure enough, gave me the impression of a neighborhood, plenty of parking. We wanted to go to Pensacola Beach but didn't have a lot of time and so we missed the manager's evening reception, which looked very appetizing. There was a good crowd at the hotel, enough to let you know people were staying there, absolutely no waits for anything though including check-in (we arrived around 6pm). The beach wasn't very far, maybe 20 minutes I think. I had considered a few hotels on the beach at very much higher rates and I saw only one that might have compared to the appeal of this hotel to me. The room was clean, well stocked, and really cozy. Bedroom/bathroom completely separated from living/kitchen areas by a solid door, 2 flat screens in beddroom/living room. The beds were amazing, very clean and comfortable, room temperature was perfect...felt as good as it gets being away from home. We ate breakfast the next morning and it was excellent, a full serve yourself breakfast. I've stayed at a lot of homewood suites and this hotel rates at the top of them. Of course if I was staying for 4 or 5 days with the idea of a beach vacation I would be lured to the beach, but I would definitely stay here again as first choice if traveling through or in the area for business. I was already a hilton honors member and I looked online and joined one of their programs on earning stays (a legit one, there are some out there about using press etc. discounts) and received a discount on the rate, wasn't huge but it was helpful.

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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 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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Cameron H, Director of Sales at Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area), responded to this review, July 27, 2012
Thank you so much for taking the time to submit your review regarding your recent stay at the Homewood Suites by Hilton Pensacola Airport Hotel. We take great pride in providing a superior guest experience for our hotel guests. Next time you are in Pensacola, we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back to the hotel again.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

We live 6 miles from the airport, but selected this place to just be able to relax and leave the car at home. We would be flying out at 5:30 the next morning. We took beverages and snacks for the evening and breakfast items, so we were all set. We enjoyed relaxing in the living room of the suite and watching TV.

The registration desk informed us that the airport didn't even open until 4, so that allowed us to sleep an extra half hour without fear.

They had luggage carts readily accessible, so checking out was easy. The shuttle was ready for us at 4. It looked as if they had a rather extensive, included, breakfast, but because of our early departure, we could not take advantage of it.

Room Tip: Room 400 is right at the elevator, and since we had a lot of luggage, that was a plus. We did not he...
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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Cameron H, Director of Sales at Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area), responded to this review, July 27, 2012
Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and were able to relax and enjoy our spacious suites before heading to the airport. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you to the hotel again soon. And maybe next time you can enjoy our free breakfast buffet! Until then, safe travels.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Sure it's great to stay on Pensacola beach, but if your pockets aren't that deep, this is a really nice alternative. The staff at this hotel is very helpful, friendly and professional, especially the good folks in housekeeping. The property is very clean, centrally located, offers a good breakfast, and shuttle service to the airport and nearby Cordova Mall. But a word of caution for non-smokers: yes, we had a non-smoking room on an upper floor, as per our request. However, our room overlooked the outdoor patio/pool, where smoking is allowed. As a result, smoke would drift up into our room, even though our windows were closed. We would have liked to open the windows, but that was impossible because of the smoke smell. Luckily, we didn't spend that much time in the room. To the hotel's credit, they were willing to move us to another room, but the hotel was completely sold out due to the 4th of July holiday. So I do not fault the hotel, but just want to share this room tip with others who may be sensitive to smoke. I intend to stay at the Homewood Suites again later this year because it's well worth the price, but this time I'll make sure my room is located away from the patio/pool area.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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, Director of Sales at Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area), responded to this review, July 13, 2012
Thank you so much for your time in reviewing the Homewood Suites by Hilton Pensacola Airport hotel. We are delighted to have you as a hotel guest and appreciate you sharing your experience with others on TripAdvisor. We have shared your comments with our hotel team members as each one strives to exceed the expectation of our guests. We will also take into consideration your comments regarding our outdoor designated smoker’s area. In the future, when you’re searching for Pensacola hotels, we certainly hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again to our hotel.
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Address: 5049 Corporate Woods Drive, Pensacola, FL 32504
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Pensacola
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Pensacola
#2 Family Hotel in Pensacola
#5 Best Value Hotel in Pensacola
#8 Romantic Hotel in Pensacola
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Hotel Class:3 star — Homewood Suites Pensacola-Arpt (Cordova Mall Area) 3*
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