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“Perfectly fine stay” 4 of 5 stars
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Residence Inn Columbia
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4950 Beaver Run Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043   |  
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Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Ellicott City
New Haven, Connecticut
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215 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
“Perfectly fine stay”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights with young children. One bedroom suite was decent price for booking well in advance. Conveniently located close to BWI, and not a far drive from downtown Baltimore. Room was nice sized and having a stocked kitchen and fridge as well as 2 tvs was nice. The free breakfast was nicer than what these hotels usually have. All in all a fine stay with more amenities than usually seen at this price point.

Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Pittsburgh, PA
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013 via mobile

Nice rooms and pleasant staff, but ask for a room away from the adjacent highway as the traffic noise is loud and never seemed to stop. The entrance (lobby area/check-in) is not easily identifiable from the road and it is easy to drive past. Some of the internal signage showing which rooms are down each of the hallways could be improved.

Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

We stayed in a 1 bedroom suite and were very pleased. The room was spacious, the bed was very comfortable, the full kitchen was great. They have a wonderful breakfast buffet. Everything was fresh and had quite a variety of items. The staff were all very helpful and friendly. We will definitely stay here again and would recommend to our friends and family!!

  • Stayed December 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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Bristow, Virginia
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76 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Spent about 8 days here on a business trip - working nights whilst I did so. They did a great job making up the room when I wasn't sleeping and took care to be quiet when I was. Very friendly and helpful staff. Food was the usual Residence Inn food for breakfast, but my hours prevented me from partaking this time. I'll stay here again if I need to go back.

Room Tip: Ask for a one-bedroom suite. I smidge nicer than the studios.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 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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Atlanta, Georgia
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28 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

We stayed in a two bedroom suite with relatives and couldn't have been more pleased. The property is very clean. The beds were very comfortable. The kitchen was very well equipped though we really only used the fridge and microwave for popcorn. The staff at the desk were friendly and efficient. The breakfast staff kept everything refilled and neat. Right after we checked in I walked to the elevator to wait for my husband. A man with what appeared to be a laundry cart asked if I needed help. I told him I was waiting while my husband got the luggage. He immediately asked if my husband needed help and seemed anxious to help though they have luggage carts and we didn't have much.
The breakfast was very good and I thought had great variety--I was pleased to find fresh blueberries and walnuts .
We had checked online and by telephone onThursday and the property was full but we called again early afternoon Friday and were able to get the suite. There seems to be an unusual amount of booking and canceling in the very busy area.
The building is right on a highway. It did not bother any of us. I didn't notice it at all . If someone was especially sensitive to sound, they might want to ask for a room on the other side of the building.

  • 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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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

What a great property! The personnel were warm, friendly and very helpful. This hotel has immaculate grounds, rooms, lobby! The breakfast was great, accomodations wonderful. I would reccommend this hotel to anyone. There are also many excellent restaurants very nearby. I enjoyed our eight day stay tremendously. Two thumbs up!
PS And this is coming from a travel agent.

  • Stayed August 2012, 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
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Philadelphia
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43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

The staff was very attentive and quickly responded to requests. The facility was clean, the pool was a delight. The location was convenient and easy to get to. The breakfast was well above average for this type of hotel, but typical for a Marriott .

Room Tip: try a room on the "odd side". This is away from the highway
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Residence Inn Columbia

Address: 4950 Beaver Run Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Location: United States > Maryland > Ellicott City
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Ellicott City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Columbia 3*
Number of rooms: 108
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Residence Inn Columbia Maryland hotel is located 12 miles from the Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) and only thirty minutes to downtown Baltimore. This suburban Baltimore Maryland hotel allows easy access to Baltimore city's many attractions, including the Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore Inner Harbor, Orioles baseball at Camden Yards, Baltimore Ravens football and the National Aquarium. Designed for a stay of more than just a few nights, Residence Inn Columbia hotel guests can stretch out and relax in a suite that offers separate sleeping, living and dining areas. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn Columbia Hotel Ellicott City
Residence Inn Ellicott City
Ellicott City Residence Inn
Columbia Residence Inn

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