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Hampton Inn Carlstadt-At The Meadowlands
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   304 Paterson Plank Road, Carlstadt, NJ 07072   |  
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Carlstadt
Galloway, New Jersey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“This is a Very Good Place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

I stayed at this location for a short business trip. Everything was just about perfect! The staff was extremely friendly, the rooms were nice and clean and the bed was pretty comfortable. The breakfast was also very good and was leaps and bounds better than what I have grown use to at other hotels. About the only thing to complain about was that The parking lot was a little small, but that is really grasping for straws here. I highly recommend this hotel if you plan to stay in the area.

Room Tip: The breakfast here is worth eating, stop by and check it out on your way out in the morning!
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 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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New York City, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

If you're looking to be fairly close to the city and also want a nice, accommodating place to stay, I'd highly recommend this hotel. My husband and I were able to use our Hilton Honors points to get a discounted stay, but would be willing to pay full price otherwise.

Our stay there was pretty good overall. The hotel is quite clean - I inspected our room and it passed muster. The sheets were without blemish, the bathroom was cleaned really well, and there wasn't any dust anywhere in the room that I could see. There's also a continental breakfast that's got a lot of choices! Try to get a decent continental breakfast for the same room rate in Manhattan and you'll be outta luck. The staff was also very friendly and accommodating. The only instance where I felt wary was when a member of the housekeeping staff was cleaning a bathroom in another room and handed me some towels with her cleaning gloves still on! I accepted the towels graciously, but was horrified that she didn't bother taking off her gloves to hand me clean towels. Otherwise, the entire stay was restful and positive.

Just a tip about getting there: the turn off of the highway is easy to miss if you're not paying attention, and it's not easy to make a U-turn.

Room Tip: If you have time, head into neighboring Rutherford. It's a charming little neighborhood that'...
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

The hotel staff was very friendly and helpful. We had two adults and three children. Upon arrival, the room was ready for us as promised. The roll away bed was setup for one of our kids and it was very comfortable. The room was clean and well kept with no issues. The breakfast was as usual for the Hampton Inn. We arrived down to breakfast at 8:30 am and there were no breads etc left. The hotel was clean and well kept overall. The hotel was located a short distance out of NYC. We traveled into NYC by car in the morning around 9 am and missed most of the traffic. The hotel is in a great location...no concerns with the location. We would stay here again and recommend to families as an alternate to staying in the city limits of NYC.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 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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Mid-Atlantic
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
Reviews in 37 cities Reviews in 37 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

From our check in, to the breakfast buffet, to our late check out- the staff was helpful and cooperative.

We stayed the Sat night before a Jets game at MetLife stadium, but we still got a decent rate. Room was clean, and the hotel is overall in good shape. Besides MetLife & the bus stops to NYC, there is nothing within walking distance- but you can reach the hotel quickly from NJ Turnpike, Route 3, or Route 17.

Breakfast buffet featured big NY style bagels- the highlight of the stay for us.

Look for a new fitness room soon, since it was under construction when we stayed.

Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
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Lakefield, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

We stayed here for four nites. The hotel was very clean, the staff were all very friendly and accommodating. It is in a very convenient location to get the bus into the Port Authority a block from Times Square. The bus was $8.50 round trip, most nites we came back after a Broadway show, which was around 11 pm, felt very safe. It was nice to have breakfast provided to start the day. The coffee was good. We found that there are 4-5 good restaurants in Carlstadt , not so much within walking distance, but it was easy to get to them since the hotel has a shuttle service that runs until 11 pm that will take you and pick you up, it was great. On the day we were leaving we found our battery dead, the staff were so helpful, especially a young man named Frank who came with his own vehicle to boost ours and stayed with us til we could get on our way. We had a truly great experience.

  • Stayed November 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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San Diego, CA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012 via mobile

Pretty expensive for a Hampton, but I get the rate premium you pay over a big game weekend.Best parts were the breakfast and the transportation to the stadium. Worst part was paying over $200 for a Hampton. Not a lot around, especially if you are thinking about dinner options. Next time,, I will probably choose a full service hotel like the Sheraton and pay the same price.

  • Stayed October 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Waterloo, Ontario
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

We stayed here for 3 nights in October while we were in New Jersey for a NY Giants Football game. The hotel is about 1/2 km from Met Life Stadium, which we had a wonderful view of from our room. The room was great - clean and spacious. The staff was very friendly and helpful giving us any information we needed. It's also a great spot if you want to visit NY City. The New Jersey transit bus stops right across the street. We got from the hotel to Times Square in less than 1/2 hour at 1:00 pm on a Saturday afternoon. The return bus trip to the hotel is great too as the drive drops you off right in front of the hotel. It's an ideal location if you're going to NY City. Parking is free and the hotel is far cheaper than anything you'd find in NY. The included breakfast was also good - waffles, eggs, sausage, bacon, pastries, fruits, etc., far more extensive than a regular continental. They'll also give you a packed breakfast if you're on the run.

Hampton Inn will definitely be our first choice of hotels now, here and other parts of the country we visit from now on.

  • Stayed October 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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Address: 304 Paterson Plank Road, Carlstadt, NJ 07072
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Carlstadt
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Carlstadt
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn Carlstadt-At The Meadowlands 2.5*
Number of rooms: 121
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