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Red Roof Inn & Suites DeKalb

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good20%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
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“college town”(4 reviews)
“outdoor pool”(4 reviews)
“room was clean”(8 reviews)
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at 8:30pm. .we were booked under a block of rooms for wrestling match..which usually gets the customer the best price...I had looked earlier in the week the room was going for 59 dollars a night. .when we checked in they'd jacked the price...More

1  Thank Trixielovesjamaica
Response from RRIDK, Manager at Red Roof Inn & Suites DeKalbResponded 6 days ago

I apologize for the issue with the door lock, I'm glad maintenance was able to repair it promptly. It was a cold weekend and I'm sorry you had to be outside. As for the rate, the following day was less money due to the fact...More

Reviewed December 30, 2017

Not a bad place, spent one night. Place was clean; beds comfortable and the staff helpful. The price was decent. Some of the other motels in DeKalb very pricy . it was more in my budget line. They did not offer a breakfast. Had a...More

1  Thank Cheryl S
Response from RRIDK, General Manager at Red Roof Inn & Suites DeKalbResponded January 1, 2018

Thank you for your great comments! I will share them with my staff, they really are thrilled when their hard work is appreciated. Hope to see you soon. Try to stay when our beautiful courtyard pool is open. We do have several breakfast, lunch and...More

Reviewed November 10, 2017

We had a good stay at the Red roof Inn. We were in town with a youth football tournament and our stay went very well. They have a workout room and they are close to Northern Illinois University so it was convenient. It wasn't brand...More

2  Thank AMY W
Response from RRIDK, General Manager at Red Roof Inn & Suites DeKalbResponded November 11, 2017

We appreciate your positive comments. The football tournament was a great event my staff and I had a great time. What a awesome group of boys and parents. I will share this with my staff. They do an amazing job and will be pleased to...More

Reviewed November 6, 2017

I was very hesitant to book this Hotel. RRI didn't have high ratings. We took a chance and was pleasantly surprised. The front staff greeted is like a 5 star hotel. The staff was dressed appropriately and ready for business. The long walk to the...More

2  Thank Mdcinbad
Response from RRIDK, General Manager at Red Roof Inn & Suites DeKalbResponded November 7, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to positively review Red Roof Inn & Suites DeKalb. It was defiantly our pleasure! We appreciate you and your kind words. I will make sure to share this with my staff they work hard to achieve 100% guest satisfaction....More

Reviewed September 4, 2017

Hotel is right on Lincoln Highway close to sports venues, NIU campus. For those having been to NIU before, this property has vastly improved from previous brands. Now if they can only stop those trains! lolMore

3  Thank Paul S
Response from RRIDK, General Manager at Red Roof Inn & Suites DeKalbResponded September 6, 2017

Paul: Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. We are very fortunate to have such a great location. We are the closest hotel to NIU Football Stadium. With the addition of several new restaurants within a 50 yard radius there is really...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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$62 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Price range
$62 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Trevor L
March 20, 2017|
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They offer a small spread for free!
Room Tips
"Unless you are heavy sleeper, there isn't one."
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"Ask Vicki about suites. Not advertised, but very nice! Better rates if booked directly with owner"
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"Bring your walking shoes as parking is limited."
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"I would try to get a room farthest from street or train in the back of the building."
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