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Reviewed January 19, 2017

My stay was pleasant. Very clean hotel and had amenities I needed/wanted. I didn't give five stars because we stayed in the adjacent building and didn't like the walking distance (in the rain) to get coffee/breakfast. Other than that, I will certainly stay there again.

Thank Joan A
Middlesboro, Kentucky
Reviewed January 13, 2017

This has to be one of the finest, cleanest hotel's I have ever stayed in. The Lobby was very beautiful. The rooms were clean and cleaned well. We would also like to say a BIG THANK YOU to the front desk empoyees for treating us with such hospitality. They were also very imformative. So Thank you,, Anthony F. & Samuel...

Thank samfarmer38
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Booked through Hotel Tonight app because it was cheaper. $66 vs $93. Didn't know there was hidden fees with the app. First time I had used it. Ended up paying $70. Not bad for what we had. The room was okay on the cleanliness. Bathroom and beds where clean. Found a really long in a towel that didn't belong to...

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

My husband & I chose University Inn for a reunion of friends we met several years ago while going to school in Arizona. The manager Jesse Hunt did a superb job helping us plan a three-night stay for couples coming from Nebraska, Wisconsin, Iowa, Texas, & Minnesota. Most of these couples had never been to Kentucky & we wanted them...

1Thank Gerri K
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed August 17, 2016

The lobby was very nice and the gentleman at the front desk was very courteous and informative. the room was very clean. the only issue I had was the small one cup coffee pot did not work or either I did not know how to use it. plenty of parking and rather close to downtown with a lot of eating...

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Reviewed July 22, 2016

My wife and I stayed one night here recently as I wanted to be near the neighborhood where I lived as a kid. The hotel was a pleasant surprise: the lobby is quite elegant compared to most hotels in this price range and our room was spacious and comfortable. Even though our room was located on the ground floor and...

Thank Joseph H
Somerset, Kentucky
Reviewed July 13, 2016

We stayed at the University Inn prior to my husband's heart surgery. This was actually our second stay here. The inn is clean and welcoming. The rooms were spacious and quiet. The beds were exceptionally comfortable. The location (across from the UK campus and near Central Baptist Hospital, UK hospital, and the Children's hospital ) is excellent. The amenities are...

Thank Dawna Leigh W
Vanceburg, Kentucky
Reviewed June 24, 2016

I visited the University inn the night before having surgery at UK. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful and doted upon my ten month old like she was a VIP guest. The rooms were spacious and clean. They offered an amazing breakfast assortment that morning. When I was checking out I asked them about the closest garage to park...

Thank cjknight01
Ada, Michigan
Reviewed June 18, 2016

If you need to be on the medical portion of campus or at baptist hospital this is a good place to stay. Limited amenities and a minimal continental breakfast I'll get you started but may leave you wanting more. Clean, simple rooms are quiet, beds soft, adequate pillows and toiletries. They don't have cots and make extra blankets seem like...

Thank Bob E
Reviewed May 25, 2016

My wife and I stayed here as a result of family members, who were admitted to the hospital due to a car crash. The main lobby was well decorated. My 3rd floor room was pleasantly large. I was surprised at how quiet the room was with the hotel being located so close to the hospital. The room came with a...

Thank clark957
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The University Inn offers unique amenities at a value price. We are the closest hotel to the University Of Kentucky Medical Center and Commonwealth Stadium. We offer single, double and king bedded rooms and suites and are a completely non-smoking facility. Special pricing is available for AAA, AARP, groups and medically related stays. We are your home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about University Inn Hotel

Address: 1229 S Limestone at Waller Ave, Lexington, KY 40503
Location: United States > Kentucky > Lexington
Price Range: $122 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — University Inn Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 92
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“if you like to open the shades or curtains ask for a second floor”
 of 5 bubbles blairdl1960, Aug 17, 2016 | Read review
“There was an appliance (something like a wine cooler ) which said it was NOT a refrigerator.”
 of 5 bubbles DawnaLeighW, Jul 13, 2016 | Read review
“Floor two or three in the main building would be quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles BobE647, Jun 18, 2016 | Read review
“get in the main building”
 of 5 bubbles kencN1180EE, May 24, 2016 | Read review
“In bad weather, try to stay in main building.”
 of 5 bubbles Danielle619, Feb 11, 2016 | Read review
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