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Ottawa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed December 29, 2013

We had one night at this hotel on our journey. The lobby is clean and the front desk was well-staffed. We love Residence Inn, but this was not the best we have seen. The 2-bedroom unit was smaller than we have had before. The room was not as clean as we expected, either. Sticky surfaces. The pool was great -complete... More 

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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Reviewed December 18, 2013

All the furniture is old... the kitchen is small... bathroom doesnt flush properly, no proper utinsils. And its not as lively as Marriott residence inn Burlington vermont, where i had a lovely stay for 2.5 months

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Farmington, CT
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2013

Excellent 2room immaculate suite. Living room/kitchen area ample and comfortable. Beautiful flat screen tv. Comfy sofa. Desk with multiple outlets for charging items. Nice floor to ceiling double windows with sheer curtains as well as room darkening curtains. Bedroom had very comfortable queen sized bed with nice comforter. Kitchen had like new appliances and all very clean. Cabinets had sufficient... More 

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Barrington, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2013

Very very pleasant staff. Clean operation. Breakfast wasn't that great however. If you do stay here make sure you ask for a room that does not back up to the road. The road noise is a definite minus. Woke me up at about 4:00 with the trucks air braking.

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Joel S, Front Office Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback; we will certainly do our best to enhance our complimentary breakfast to help increase the quality. Please let us know if you are ever traveling in the area, and we will try our best to find a room that better meets your needs. Best regards, Joel Shasteen Operations Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2013

Well appointed suite with every thing you need for an extended stay. The desk and internet are very functional, as is the seating area. We even had a gas fireplace which was nice. The sleeping area was clean, comfortable bed and bedding, with a large dressing area. The bath had everything you need. Ask for a room inside or in... More 

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Joel S, Front Office Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Capt Rob, Thank you for your kind words about my property. I do appoligize about the noise from the freeway, and hopefully our service and warmth made up for any disturbance. Please come see us again if your in the area. Best regards, Joel Shasteen More 

Orlando, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2013

This was our first time staying at a Marriott Residence Inn, and we were very pleasantly surprised. The staff was friendly, helpful, and professional. The room (one bedroom suite) was nicely appointed, with two large flat screen tvs' and a full (well stocked) kitchen. The complimentary breakfast room had a nice selection, and there was a 24/7 beverage service in... More 

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Bronx, New York, United States
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Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Beautiful, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom suite! Loved the color scheme, and absolutely loved the kitchen, plus the continental breakfast daily, minutes from shopping, movies, dining! A great time was had by high school friends coming together again after 32 years!

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed September 3, 2013

We recently attend a coaches event in Maryland and really had no idea where to stay so when we came across this hotel it looked very nice. When we arrived we were even more surprised at how nice it was. The hotel is well taken care of both inside the hotel and the grounds outside. We had the queen suite... More 

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Joel S, Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. Residence Inn as a brand has developed quite a bit and I know that Marriott International is proud of us as a whole. Our brand is designed to make our guests feel at home weather for a month or just a weekend. Please come see us again if you are ever in... More 

Lake Villa
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Reviewed August 12, 2013

Stayed here for 2 weeks for business and was very disappointed. Seriously, they served the breakfast sausages for dinner and called them Italian sausages!! The whirlpool was broken the whole stay and they kept telling us it would be fixed tomorrow. Much better choice is the Homewood suites in Columbia. Nice hotel, good food and much better than the residence... More 

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Joel S, Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Allison, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I do apologize about the inconvenience with the Spa. We are doing our best to have the Spa repaired, but do not have a completion date yet established. We will continue to strive to improve our complementary food offerings and service that we provide to our guests to exceed... More 

New Providence, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

After 12 hours of driving on 95 and more waiting in traffic than we care to remember, decided to stay overnight 'nearby' while waiting for another accident to clear. Had a marriott reward for a cat 1-4 hotel and this was a category 3 so stopped in at 8pm and asked about availability. Charles at the front desk was so... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence Inn Columbia Maryland hotel is located 12 miles from the Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) and only thirty minutes to downtown Baltimore. This suburban Baltimore Maryland hotel allows easy access to Baltimore city's many attractions, including the Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore Inner Harbor, Orioles baseball at Camden Yards, Baltimore Ravens football and the National Aquarium. Designed for a stay of more than just a few nights, Residence Inn Columbia hotel guests can stretch out and relax in a suite that offers separate sleeping, living and dining areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Columbia

Address: 4950 Beaver Run Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Location: United States > Maryland > Ellicott City
Price Range: $99 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Columbia 3*
Number of rooms: 108
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn Columbia Hotel Ellicott City
Residence Inn Ellicott City
Ellicott City Residence Inn
Columbia Residence Inn
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“Was nice to have two separate rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles 317mindyl, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Due to traffic noise, stay away from the rooms next to the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles Nuttree, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“Stay on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles retreiver, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the highway. We had a handicapped accessible room which looked out onto an internal courtyard and was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles HappyTraveler1957, Apr 5, 2016 | Read review
“If you do have to stay here and are bothered by highway noise, be sure and request a room away from the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles Zawojska, Jun 28, 2015 | Read review
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