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Candlewood Suites East Lansing

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3545 Forest Rd, East Lansing, MI 48910-3734 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

The Candlewood is just affordable accommodation if you are doing something at Michigan State University. The room was $99/night so it is not going to kill a budget. There are no frills. Just a room with a queen bed in it and a TV. I...More

Thank markbS9903UZ
Response from HannahP2493, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites East LansingResponded September 12, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience. As an all suite property, we are proud to offer the flexibility of kitchenettes in the rooms. Next time you are in the area, we would love to host you in one of our...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

I stayed one night last year at the Candlewood Suites East Lansing while in the city for a conference. Upgraded to a very large suite, due to my Spire Elite status. Everyone at the hotel was very nice. Very good hot breakfast. The outdoor grill...More

Thank Larry K
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

When we pulled up to the hotel I went uh-oh to myself (my husband made the reservation). The front looked a bit dumpy. All in all we were pleased with our room and the hotel. Other than the Queen bed being on the verge of...More

Thank Fervis
Response from HannahP2493, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites East LansingResponded September 12, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. I'm sorry that you didn't find the property aesthetically pleasing. We are always looking for ways to improve, so thank you for your comments. I hope we have...More

Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

This hotel was not worth the money!! It is a very old hotel!!! There are much nicer places to stay for less!! This hotel cost more because of the distance to the campus, it is not worth the money. The pool and golf course are...More

Thank Tripping257
Response from HannahP2493, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites East LansingResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We certainly appreciate your business. I would like to apologize for the underwhelming experience. We are aware of the need for some refreshment on property and are looking forward to the property improvements over the...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Rooms clean but dated, bed very squeaky and a bit uncomfortable. Remote was broken so had some trouble adjusting volume on TV. Surprised that the rooms were single bed only. If you bring a family with you the only other option was a pull out...More

Thank CTkacz67
Response from Hannah P, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites East LansingResponded August 10, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent stay. I am sorry that you did not have the type of stay we are used to providing. I hope you give us a second chance to show you the type of experience...More

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Welcome! The Candlewood Suites Hotel East Lansing-a Quality Excellence Award winner for 2 consecutive years-is located on the Michigan State University (MSU) campus and is attached to the James B. Henry More Center for Executive Development, a state-of-the-art conference and convention facility and the prestigious University Club of MSU. The Candlewood Suites Hotel East Lansing is conveniently located just a few minutes from the Michigan State Capitol, downtown Lansing, Michigan State University, The Wharton Center for performing Arts and Forest Akers Golf Course. With our excellent location with our friendly and relaxing atmosphere, the Candlewood Suites Hotel East Lansing is the best choice for the business traveler. The hotel, which is now a 100% smoke free environment offers high-speed Internet access, our signature Candlewood Cupboard (convenience store), complimentary laundry facility, a quaint fitness center or access to the University Club Full Service Fitness Facility. Pets are welcome (additional fee applies). Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
128
Price range
$83 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Candlewood Suites - East Lansing m.s.u Hotel East Lansing
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Candlewood East Lansing
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East Lansing Candlewood Suites
Location
United States > Michigan > Ingham County > East Lansing
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
128
Price range
$83 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Candlewood Suites - East Lansing m.s.u Hotel East Lansing
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Candlewood East Lansing
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East Lansing Candlewood Suites
Location
United States > Michigan > Ingham County > East Lansing
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Sister02
July 28, 2017|
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Response from F404QCmichelleh | Reviewed this property |
I did not see an outdoor hot tub. It's attached to a golf shop and course.
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dlabm
May 10, 2016|
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Response from MichDr2015 | Reviewed this property |
I think it is quite close to it on Forest Road (less than half a mile). They don't offer free breakfast and you can use the MSU club to eat (which they give you complimentary passes to while staying at Candlewood Suites... More
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RyanandSteffani... V
November 3, 2014|
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Response from Kelly K | Property representative |
We are located 2.4 miles from the Kellogg Conference Center. The Candlewood Suites is connected to MSU's private club, the University Club and as our guest you become a temporary member of the club. The University Club... More
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"golf course is nicer - though in the distance you might hear the train"
J2237GXjacquelineb
Apr 21, 2018
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"Ask for a room on the third floor if it's cold outside and be sure to check the heating system before..."
highlanderfil
Apr 4, 2018
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"Do not stay here UNLESS you are in the MSU Executive MBA program"
522mh
Aug 16, 2017
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"With problems in 2 rooms you may want to keep driving."
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Jul 13, 2017
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