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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for our son's graduation, the worst hotel ever. Very noisy, blowing whistle train passes literally under your window,toilet paper roll is left over from previous guests, unprofessional and inexperienced front desk staff.

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Thank Bernadette K
Keith H, General Manager at Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol, responded to this review

Bernadette K, We deeply appreciate the time you have taken help our team understand how we can most improve our service efforts. We were very disappointed to hear of your negative experience. It is true; as mentioned previously there is a train which travels through our neighborhood – approximately two blocks to our south on Railroad Ave. We can report... More 

Margate, Florida
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61 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love having a bedroom and a living room. The King bed was very comfortable. The shampoo and other amenities are Giovanni brand and smell wonderful. The room was well-kept and clean. The whole property seemed well-maintained. The breakfast buffet includes eggs, meat, biscuits, yogurt, fruit, grits, oatmeal, and a waffle maker. The serving area is kind of cramped. I... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Every time I stay here, it is awesome! The front desk staff-awesome! The kitchen and breakfast crew-awesome! The housekeeping crew-AWESOME!!!! Love this place! Always feel welcome and they remember us everytime!

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49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights while visiting Tallahassee and it was awesome. The whole hotel is modern and new. The rooms are really nice and clean. This was one of the best Residence Inns that I have ever stayed in. We will definitely stay here again.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

This was a great 1 night stay after a long day of driving. The hotel was very nice and clean, the staff was friendly and the room was very nice. I could definitely see staying in this hotel for a long term stay. There was a full kitchen, desk, dining table, couch with chaise lounge, comfortable bed and ample space.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Room was great. Clean nice couch, kitchen. Tried early check in, not available, no biggie. They said an hour, came back a few hours later and not ready (1.5 hours after check in time). Gave me a different room and knocked a little off the price, so ok. Towels not stocked in gym. They deactivated our keys before we left.... More 

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Thank Trent L
Keith H, General Manager at Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol, responded to this review

Trent L, Thank you for the wonderful comments regarding your room layout, furnishings and our décor. We hope you may accept our apology for the inconvenience created by the delayed check-in. Although our standard check-in time is 4p the team is always happy to get you settled in as soon as your suite is fully prepared. We work very hard... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

The hotel is extremely clean and comfortable and the bed and pillows are heavenly. It was great having a couch to relax on and the microwave popcorn was a nice touch. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful and the free shuttle to FSU and to the airport is a major plus. The only downside was that being on a... More 

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Keith H, General Manager at Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol, responded to this review

Dgem, Welcome popcorn is one of the many Residence Inn traditions. Our team was excited to hear that you enjoyed your stay and especially that you enjoyed our new bedding package. It was just installed with our recent renovation upgrades. We completely understand the importance of a good night’s rest; though it was disappointing to hear that you were disturbed... More 

Oviedo, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We often stay at this Marriott when visiting our daughter at FSU. The hotel is always well maintained, the staff greets us like old friends, and we are always minutes away from events on campus. This will always be our go to hotel when in Tallahassee!

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Keith H, General Manager at Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind remarks regarding our hotel and most importantly our team’s service. It is true; we have many FSU parents that have made us their home away from home. Our larger rooms are great for family gatherings and evening meals. The convenience of walking onto the campus or to any of the events in our neighborhood is... More 

Vero Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

The hotel itself was very clean and our room was spacious and comfortable. The breakfast was the BEST that I have ever had in a hotel. They had all kinds of food that was presented wonderfully and taste great.I would highly recommend a room facing the parking lot! It seemed like every person has a loud muffler making it hard... More 

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Thank 782erict
Eric M, Front Office Manager at Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol, responded to this review

Dear 782erict, As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of our goal during your recent stay. Please accept our sincere apology for not exceeding your expectations. We are happy to read you enjoyed our complimentary hot breakfast buffet! Maybe on your next visit you will have some time explore... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

I lived in Tallahassee for many years and recently returned for a visit and my friend's daughter's high school graduation. I chose this hotel because it was close to the Civic Center (five-minute walk), and it is on Gaines Street which is totally different than when I lived there in the early 2000's. When I go to Tally again, I... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you're visiting Florida's capital city for a short stay or extended stay, our Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol is a new hotel with a great location. Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol is situated in downtown near the capitol complex with Florida State University and Florida A&M University. This Residence Inn features spacious accommodations, complimentary area shuttle service and breakfast buffet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol

Address: 600 W Gaines St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-4308
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Tallahassee
Price Range: $140 - $558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol 3*
Number of rooms: 135
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Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities At The Capitol Hotel Tallahassee
Tallahassee Residence Inn
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#22 Business Hotel in Tallahassee
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