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“Discrimination,unfriendly,Bad business!!!” 1 of 5 stars
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Royal Inn
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8366 Duralee Lane, Douglasville, GA 30134   |  
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Ranked #10 of 12 Hotels in Douglasville
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Discrimination,unfriendly,Bad business!!!”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

The Manager and his wife has nasty attitudes with Locals,Blacks,and what "They" consider trashy white people. They have one side for who they feel doesnt meet up to "Their" standards,and the other side,for those that are out of town,or people that they feel have a little money; it's obvious that "They" discriminate!! that is why several of us have joined to gather to file a discrimination suit against them! The wife is very nasty! They try to please whites,while treating others any kind of way! That is not how we do it here in the USA. I had 2 rooms,and kids,that They didnt even want to be seen outiside playing(Black of course),but their own wld play outside freely! Bad business!!!! very unfriendly!!! we have consumer/customer Rights!!

  • Stayed November 2011, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

On a weekender to Atlanta for shopping at the Dekalb International Market, Wife and I decided to stay the night in Douglasville. We use interstate traveler coupon books for research and better rates on lodging. The coupon for Royal Inn stated “New” and “Hot Breakfast” for $45.00 per night.
As my wife remarked, “If this place is new, then I’m a beauty queen.” While the rooms/facilities were not run-down shabby, it was far, far from new construction. And, I’m sorry but, a hot breakfast consists of more than do-it-yourself waffle and coffee. Yes, they had a few cereal choices, milk and juice. However, the only “hot” items were the waffle and coffee. We’ve partaken of better cold continental breakfasts with more choices and offerings at establishments we paid less for per night.
A major repeat stay deal breaker was the beds. Lord, I think a slab of stone would have been more comfy. Granted, it is hard to find an inexpensive hotel with decent beds nowadays, but these were awful to the extreme.
On the plus side, the rooms were clean and the family who owns and operates Royal Inn were very nice and helpful. They were not banging on the door and swooshing us out at 11 o’clock on the dot like some places.

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  • Stayed June 2011, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Royal Inn

Address: 8366 Duralee Lane, Douglasville, GA 30134
Location: United States > Georgia > Douglasville
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 12 Hotels in Douglasville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Royal Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 34
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Just minutes from Atlanta, the Royal Inn of Douglasville is within driving distance to Sweetwater Creek State Park, Historic Downtown Douglasville, Douglasville Convention Center, and Clark Atlanta University. This Magnuson Hotels affiliate offers continental breakfast, free wireless internet, an onsite guest laundry, and pets are welcome with additional charges. ... more   less 
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