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“Good stay” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Days Inn Central / University and Expo Center

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Days Inn Central / University and Expo Center
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1620 Arthur Street, Louisville, KY 40208   |  
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Ranked #85 of 97 Hotels in Louisville
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1 review
“Good stay”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Hotel staff was very nice, the maid service was great.the only thing I say is that the hotel rooms need updating

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This Days Inn was exactly as expected for the weekend of the Kentucky Derby.

The price of the hotel was less than most others we looked into. And since we booked a little late for the occasion, we were lucky to get a room. However, you get what you pay for. It is a place to stay during the Derby weekend, with no frills... Which suited us just fine.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast in the morning including biscuits and gravy in case you wanted a southern experience with your morning muffin.

The hotel was older, but clean. And suited for our needs for this particular trip. It wasn't a five star hotel by any means but the staff was very friendly and they exhibited that southern hospitality that seems to come naturally with the people of Kentucky.

We were told at the end of our visit that they would be renovating over the next year which is a good idea. Like I said, the hotel was older but again, very clean! It is situated right off the highway next to a liquor store and a gas station. There are other places in the city that may provide more creature comforts than this Days Inn but it was a perfect spot for our needs and quite affordable for Kentucky Derby weekend.

It is only a few miles up the highway to Churchill Downs. So for convenience and for hotel staff friendliness I give my experience a thumbs up.

Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
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Additional Information about Days Inn Central / University and Expo Center

Address: 1620 Arthur Street, Louisville, KY 40208
Location: United States > Kentucky > Louisville
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #85 of 97 Hotels in Louisville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Days Inn Central / University and Expo Center 2*
Number of rooms: 143
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
When you're in Louisville, let Days Inn Central be your home away from home! A friendly atmosphere and exceptional customer service place you in the heart of a great hospitality experience. Amenity-abundant accommodations, great local restaurants, and a caring dedicated staff work to exceed all your expectations of the typical economy inn. This hotel provides the best for those visiting Louisville on business or pleasure. Visit us and discover what sets us apart! ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Days Inn Central / University And Expo Hotel Louisville
Days Inn Louisville
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