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“Nice Room for a Great Price” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Prospect Heights

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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Prospect Heights
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   600 North Milwaukee Avenue, Prospect Heights, IL 60070 (Formerly Comfort Inn & Suites Conference Center)   |  
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Nice Room for a Great Price”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2011

I had business meetings in nearby Northbrook, but the hotels in that part of Chicagoland seemed very pricey. Using my AAA discount, I stayed at this Comfort Inn for $62 a night (plus taxes, of course). Note that I am a member of the Choice Privileges Reward Program, but joining that is free. The room was clean (NO bed bugs!), my WiFi connection worked well, there was plenty of parking, and the ground-floor whirlpool was a nice touch. The "free" breakfast was not up to snuff, but there is a Burger King right next door, so getting a quick, inexpensive breakfast is not a problem. Only one of their two elevators was working, so there was an occasional wait; but I will definitely stay at this property again.

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  • Stayed October 2011, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2011

Carpet not cleaned since last guest. Toenail clippings on floor. No coffee 1st morning. Had to request it 2nd morning. Scalding hot water at times in shower even on coldest setting. 2nd night got back to hotel at 445pm and there was no parking due to poker tournament. Had to park across street in abandoned lot. Safe in room would not open. Told maintenance would come up and fix. Got a call back and told they were gone for night before 5pm. I am not one to fuss but I will never stay here or at another comfort inn again.

  • Stayed September 2011
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Akron, Ohio
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40 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2011

This hotel is very trendy, well decorated, and classy in appearance. The staff was mediocre. The rooms and mattresses were all new. Actually, I think the whole building is less than a year old. There is a hand-painted mural of the Chicago skyline behind the front desk.

  • Stayed September 2011, traveled on business
    • 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
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Bentonville, Arkansas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2011

Hotel itself is nice. Rooms are nice. Big problem in this hotel is the Breakfast. Breakfast is pretty basic stuff and nowhere compared to what you normally expect at Comfort Inn and Suites chain. Most other Comfort Inn that I have stayed provide deluxe continental breakfast. This hotel is not even Continental breakfast. Attitude of the person (Japanese guy) running the hotel is very. He is very rude in talking to customers. I am amazed how such a person is allowed to be in Hospitality and service business. They just have 3-4 items on the breakfast no Bagel/Cheese, no Waffle etc, fruits is all rotten, No Youghurt. Half the stuff is already finished at 08:00 AM when breakfast is suppose to be available till 09:00 AM. If you talk to Hotel Management, they say that they don't have control over the resturant part and restuarant is being run by some other company. Even though we are paying for an accomodation that is suppose to provide Deluxe Continental breakfast as part of the room rate. The only reason someone chooses a place like Comfort Inn is for the good breakfast they offer, otherwise one could stay in Days Inn or Howard Johnson or some other chain.

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  • Stayed June 2011, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2011

I could've stayed in the hotel all weekend and not gone out - it was that nice! I ended up getting a great deal because of a promo rate after their remodeling and new ownership... I couldn't BELIEVE how great this hotel was. The staff was tremendously friendly. The halls, elevator, parking was all great. The room was phenomenal - very clean, new, plush. I didn't try the complimentary breakfast b/c the pillows were too comfy for me to force myself out of bed by 9am. ;) Their internet was fast and free. The area was conveniently located and I felt very safe as a young, female, solo traveler. I will definitely stay there again!!

  • Stayed May 2011, traveled solo
    • 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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Los Angeles, California
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101 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2011

I stayed there a year ado as they were converting from a Wingate to a Holiday Inn. When I came back they are still in the same process. They failed to get the right permits or something so they can not convert to Holiday Inn yet. Rooms and hotel has been nicely renovated. No breakfast. Staff was really nice and accommodating

  • Stayed January 2011, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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New Bern
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2010

We arrived at midnight on a Tuesday night. We each had one room reserved. They were over sold for the number of rooms because of major construciton with stuff everywhere. The printer for the front desk was literally sitting on the tile floor. After calling 10 other hotels all of which were sold out we said we would look at the rooms which were under construction. The manager / director / owner took a master key and started opening rooms some of which had guests in them. After waking up 5 guests in different rooms my colleague and I each found rooms with comfortable beds but tons of other furniture and cofee makers etc stored everywhere. We were told that that night would be free. The rest of the stay was fine and we had clean rooms. BUT when I just checked my credit card statement they charged me for the 2 rooms I stayed in a nice room plus 4 nights (which was my original reservation).

This place should not be open for business. There is construciton and hazards everywhere. Were it not for Chicago politics they probably would not have a permit to be open during renovation. It is not going to become a Holliday Inn until January 2011. Stay away!!!

  • Stayed September 2010, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 600 North Milwaukee Avenue, Prospect Heights, IL 60070 (Formerly Comfort Inn & Suites Conference Center)
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Location: United States > Illinois > Prospect Heights
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Prospect Heights
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Prospect Heights 2.5*
Number of rooms: 108
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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn & Hotel Prospect Heights
Comfort Inn And Suites Conference Center
Wingate Prospect Heights

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