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Scarritt-Bennett Center

1008 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The price to get a room at this place is truly unbeatable, compared to actual hotels. The rooms are very basic, with only a bed and desk/chair. Still, I only needed a place to sleep. The one thing that bothered me was that the microwave in the shared lounge was dirty. I can't recall the name of the building that... More 

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Simpsonville, United States
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20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Our group of 12 women travelled to Nashville for an Education & Outreach seminar at Thistle Farms. Skarrit- Bennett was recommended. Our purpose was to look at the project and was not one of leisure, but more of mission therefore these dorm rooms on a former seminary campus were perfect. We shared baths & stories, collected together in commons areas... More 

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Finger, Tennessee, United States
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

This is a really clean nice place to stay for the very low price. It is a no-frills type of accommodation if you want a place to sleep and plan to see the sights of Nashville or visit relatives. It is quiet with no loud music or talking outside of your room. There is no shady activity going on. I... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

My stay at the Scarritt Bennett was interesting.. First day there I tried doing laundry and a cock roach fell onto my laundry bag! No one shared a bathroom until the last two days of my visit and they were very noisy. Also on my last day I found a huge bug in the bathroom that was too fast too... More 

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Anthem, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

I've stayed at SB twice for 5 days each. The price is right and it meets your needs (bed, bath, towels, sheets, desk, closet) with no real extras. But you're not paying for extras. The location is convenient to a lot of neat restaurants and Vanderbilt. I'll stay again.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Walking distance to Vanderbilt University, and Music Row. The area has too mny bars and restaurants to count (The Tavern, Hattie B's, ReBar). Please note that these are no frills shared bathroom accommodations. That being said, best deal and find in the city. Wouldn't stay anywhere else. It also offers free parking.

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San Diego, California
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37 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Why didn't I heed the advice of another reviewer and bring ear plugs??? You need them. If you stay on the odd numbered rooms at the Cadwallader dorm the air compressor shakes you awake with a booming noise. On the even side you can hear the heliocopters and sirens. With ear plugs there were no problems. This is a basic... More 

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Derry City, N Ireland
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71 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We arrived here after 3 nights in a rather dodgy motel in Memphis and were quite apprehensive about what was waiting for us in Nashville. Well we could not have been more pleased. First of all the setting so peaceful and calming even though it is very close to the bustling heart of Nashville. The surrounding neighbourhood is extremely safe... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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35 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

As mentioned in other reviews, these are VERY BASIC rooms with a twin bed, a desk and a chair. You share a bathroom with one other room. I wouldn't mind basic so much if things were at least clean. There were random hairs all over the bathroom. I don't know when the bathroom floor was cleaned and I don't think... More 

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Newport
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Attended a 3 day conference at Scarrit Bennet Center and stayed in one of their dorn type rooms. For the value and convenience it wasn't bad. The sheets and room were clean, the bath towels were thick and not scratchy which is a plus.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Scarritt-Bennett Center is an urban education, conference and retreat center that offers affordable dorm-style rooms to both individuals and groups. We're just 2 miles from downtown Nashville, in the popular Midtown, Vandy, Music Row area. Ten acres of peaceful grounds and beautiful historic architecture - Walking distance of Vanderbilt, Music Row, area shops and restaurants - Ideal location just minutes from LP Field, Bridgestone Arena and downtown - 15 minutes from Nashville International airport - Complimentary parking - Friendly, welcoming staff. Rooms include wireless Internet access. The majority are singles with shared bath. Stay with us on your next trip to Nashville! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scarritt-Bennett Center

Address: 1008 19th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212
Location: United States > Tennessee > Nashville
Price Range: $45 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 87
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