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Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   100 Chestnut Ridge Road, Montvale, NJ 07645 (Formerly "Holiday Inn")   |  
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“Wonderful stay”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

We stayed at the Courtyard in Montvale in early March as we were in the area for soccer games and loved it! The sales staff was very helpful in booking rooms for a large group. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The lobby area was very spacious and we enjoyed our visit to the small bar area just off the lobby. The hotel had a more luxurious feel to it than a typical Courtyard. We enjoyed our stay so much that we have already booked the hotel for a return trip in April. Overall, a great experience!

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 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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MontvaleGM, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale, responded to this review, March 18, 2013
Dear Lori D,
Thank you so much for choosing the Courtyard by Marriott in Montvale. As you experienced we are much more than just a typical Courtyard. With our third party restaurant "Fire & Oak" serving dinner and providing in-room dinner delivery, we have all the conveniences a full service hotel for those looking to stay on a Courtyard budget.

We Look forward to welcoming you back in April.

Sincerely,
Paul Viapiano
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Syracuse, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Our one night stay was great from checking until checkout. The front desk staff were very welcoming and gave us suggestions for our dinner out with menus to keep. We took thei suggestion and had a delicious dinner at Davincis down the road. Our room was very clean...I always do a bug check when we stay at a hotel which can turn up some serious dust bunnies or worse but nothing here, this room was probably the cleanest room we have stayed in. The bed was very comfortable and the rooms were quiet. I did think that the bathroom doors with the glass was a bit different, not a problem for us but could be if two people that aren't related are staying in the same room...not sure if these doors are in every room. We wished that it was warmer out so we could have enjoyed the pool. A fantastic hotel that we will stay at again if in the M
Area again.

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  • Stayed March 2013, 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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MontvaleGM, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale, responded to this review, March 18, 2013
Dear justily,
We truly appreciate your feedback and have even more great suggestions for local restaurants that you can try out when you return to the area. Hopefully the weather will be warmer and we can recommend some outdoor dining options. If you return around Memorial Day or anytime over the summer, you can take advantage of our refreshing outdoor pool.

Sincerely,
Paul Viapiano
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Oak Ridge, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

The Marriott in Montvale is super clean, has very nice rooms, and a sweet staff! I also liked that there was a bar/restaurant adjoining the hotel - felt upscale. Bathrooms were nice & clean too! Staff was friendly and helpful and the atrium/foyer when you walk in is so pretty & welcoming!

Room Tip: Doesn't really matter the room, everything was super clean which is my #1 marker for a good hote...
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 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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MontvaleGM, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale, responded to this review, March 15, 2013
Dear Tracy O,
Thank you so much for chosing the Courtyard by Marriott in Montvale. We truly appreciate your feedback. I will be sure to pass on your comments to my team. They will be happy to hear that their efforts are truly being recognized by our guests.

Sincerely,
Paul Viapiano
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Denver
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45 hotel reviews
Reviews in 31 cities Reviews in 31 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

I stayed at the Courtyard by Marriott in Montvale for 4 nights in February with my family and was very happy with our choice to stay here. The rooms are quiet, comfortable and clean. Additionally the service provided at the hotel was great. Our first room had an issue with the heater, maintenance arrived within minutes of our call and quickly assessed that the room was not acceptable and moved us across the hall. On our last night at the Hotel we needed plates and utensils for a birthday cake that we brought into the hotel. Again, within minutes the building manager was there with plates and silverware, then arrived later to take the remainder of the ice cream cake to the trash as it would have melted in the rooms mini-fridge. The on-site restaurant is very nice, and provides room service. I highly recommend this hotel for those working in Montvale or driving through.

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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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MontvaleGM, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale, responded to this review, March 5, 2013
Dear Oinkeater,
Thank you for the great comments. We are very happy you enjoyed our hotel. We pride ourselves on being more than just an average Courtyard. With our very unique third party restaurant serving lunch and dinner, in-room delivery, a breakfast buffet available in the mornings, full catering and an upscale decor, we are a very unique Courtyard. We also feature bathrooms with tubs and for the corporate traveler a more modern stand up shower stall. We do appreciate your business and your feedback. We hope to see you soon in Montvale.

Thank you,
Paul Viapiano
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Patchogue, New York
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79 reviews 79 reviews
19 hotel reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

I stayed here twice for business in the past 60 days, both times good stays.

Rooms are very clean. The bathrooms could use some attention to detail. Toilet, tub and sink very clean, but the bathroom doors looked like they had never been cleaned, grimy and stained with spilled coffee. Otherwise the hotel would be Very Good instead of average.

Very large breakfast selection with fresh eggs a nice fresh fruit selection along with the usual carb selections.

Great restaurant on site.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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MontvaleGM, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale, responded to this review, March 5, 2013
Dear AdventuraNY,
Thank you for staying with us. Very pleased you enjoyed our breakfast selection. We appreciate the feedback. Hope to see you again in the near future.

Paul Viapiano
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013 via mobile

All in all this location was very good. The staff was excellent and very helpful - even for my last minute reservation. The hotel is relatively updated but showing some wear in the rooms. My biggest concern is the noise level from other rooms. I could clearly hear talking and television from the adjacent rooms even though their volume seemed reasonable. Price per night was pretty steep as well.

  • Stayed January 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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MontvaleGM, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale, responded to this review, January 31, 2013
Dear Modster 76,
Thank you so much for your feedback. I actually just stepped out of a meeting of which we discussed our plan to renovate the rooms later this year. I do apologize that you were disturbed by other guests. I will definitely bring that to the attention of our construction team during renovation. We hope to you have back in the future.

Sincerely,
Paul Viapiano
General Manager
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Hillsdale, New Jersey
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

When my power was restored after 10 days, I returned home to a small snowstorm and another power outage. Went to the Courtyard Marriott and got a room. The room was clean, comfortable and well appointed, but I think $250 a night is too much to charge for a room in Montvale NJ on a Wednesday night.... I've stayed at much nicer properties in much nicer locations for that price. To top it off there was a small sign at the front desk that the receptionist made sure I read saying that due to the storm there was little or no water pressure for showers. And I have to agree with one of the other reviewers the walls are very thin, I could hear pretty much everything.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled solo
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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MontvaleGM, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale, responded to this review, January 31, 2013
Dear Leeanne F,
I am so glad we were able to accomodate you. We had so many families in at that time that the noise level was a bit louder than normal for a coprorate hotel. I can assure you that our rates are extremely competitive in the market. If ever you need a room on the weekend, you will find our rates to be much more of a value at that time since we are located in a very busy corporate area. We hope to see you in the future under normal circumstances. Thank you for staying with us.

Sincerely,
Paul Viapiano
General Manager
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Address: 100 Chestnut Ridge Road, Montvale, NJ 07645 (Formerly "Holiday Inn")
Location: United States > New Jersey > Montvale
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Montvale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott, Montvale 3*
Number of rooms: 180
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Completely renovated hotel from the ground up. A very unique and contemporary courtyard with a signature restaurant, "Fire & Oak." We offer complimentary high speed Wi-fi in all guest rooms and throughout the hotel. ... more   less 
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Montvale Marriott
Montvale Courtyard

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