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Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn

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BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn
Ranked #14 of 27 Hotels in Boca Raton
Massapequa Park, New York
2 reviews
“great hotel”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2013

staff was great ,hotel was clean and breakfast was very good will stay there again ,also has a nice pool.price was good .rooms on second floor are the place to stat,also has a nice garden in the center of hotel

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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank james p
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bw_boca_gm, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn, responded to this review, February 26, 2013
Thank you for the kind words. I will be sure to pass them along to all the employees and they love knowing their hard work gets noticed.
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60 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2013

First of all, very comfy beds! Nothing fancy about this hotel, but nothing to complain about, either. We were there during President's week, so they were full, but handled the heavy load with no sweat. Friendly, efficient staff. The breakfast was the usual hotel freebie, but they kept everything stocked in spite of the room being full. A bit noisy sitting out by the pool due to location on busy street. Not mjuch of an exercise room.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Larry K
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bw_boca_gm, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn, responded to this review, February 26, 2013
Thank for you providing feedback to us. We appreciate our guests and value their opinions.

We hope you enjoyed your trip to Boca Raton can’t wait until you come back.
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San Jose, California
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38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2013

This may be an older property, but it's very well-maintained and immaculately clean & fresh - with no funny (chemical-type) smells in the room! Air-conditioning system was nearly silent, and the super comfortable beds (with nice linens) made for an excellent night's sleep. Ample hot breakfast in the morning had lots of variety to please everyone. Staff at this hotel bend over backwards to be helpful and pleasant -- really a treat, these days. I would stay here again, in a heartbeat.

Room Tip: We were in Room 309 on the north end of the building (ground level) and it actually had two entrance...
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank EllenOutWest
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bw_boca_gm, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn, responded to this review, February 26, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to provide us with great feedback. I will be sure to share your comments with our entire team.

We hope to see you again soon.
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Ottawa, Canada
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68 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2013

While this hotel is located on a busy street, the hotel is quiet as the rooms are set back from the road and noise is buffered by a lovely tropical courtyard garden and pool. Rooms are spacious,extremely clean and have microwave and fridge. Beds are soft, as are sheets and towels. Many restaurants and stores are within walking distance and there is a beautiful sandy beach a short drive (5 min). A free, hot breakfast buffet is also included. The staff are extremely friendly and courteous, they will go out of their way to assist you. There are laundry facilities and a small business centre. Free wifi works throughout hotel. At the time of my visit, Feb 2013, the guests were mainly retired couples (but not exclusively) who return year after year, it has a very welcoming crowd. It is about a 30 min drive from the Fort Lauderdale hotel. Boca Raton is a lovely place to visit and this hotel is not only a great value, but beautiful, comfortable and friendly.

Room Tip: Ask for a first floor room accessing the garden courtyard.
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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Rubyrosebuds
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bw_boca_gm, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn, responded to this review, February 26, 2013
Thank you for allowing us to serve you on your recent stay in Boca Raton. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay.

Hopefully, we will become your hotel of choice from now on when traveling to Boca Raton. We look forward to serving you again soon.
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New York City, New York
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41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2013

We spent 4 nights at this Best Western and found it to be clean and quiet. The grounds keeper was especially helpful. Breakfast selection was good. Don't bother with the "Diner" across the street. Publix and other eateries are a short drive south.

Room Tip: ground floor rooms are more convienient to pool and breakfast. Laundry however is on the second flo...
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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank FilRon
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Asheville, North Carolina
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33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2013

This is a good moderately priced hotel, but there was a mold problem. There was a black stain on the ceiling in front of the air vent. The room smelled moldy every time we walked in. Other than that we had a good stay and the staff was friendly.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank sungoddess33
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morris plains, nj
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11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2013

This Best Western is both convenient and reasonably priced.

We traveled to DelRay Beach to visit family, so we did not need to stay at a resort with all the bells and whistles, as well as double or triple the cost. We wanted a dependable and recognizable brand with the quality and service we have come to expect. Best Western usually fits the bill, and we often choose them.

My one complaint would be the confusing property layout, which is probably due to the great location and expensive real estate. The entrance is not where you expect it when coming from DelRay, so we pulled in and parked and then had to walk the length of the property to the front desk. After we did that, we remembered doing the exact same thing last year when we stopped to check availability (no rooms available at the inn). Next time we will remember!

Cheerful staff, good breakfast, lovely gardens and pool, free wi-fi and microwave and frig - all good.. As others noted, it is an aging property, but it is nicely updated and redecorated, so no complaints there.

All in all, a good find.

Room Tip: We were in the back, so all was peace and quiet! If on the second floor, be sure to ask for the elev...
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Magster39
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Property: BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn
Address: 2700 N Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33431
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Location: United States > Florida > Boca Raton
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Boca Raton
#14 Business Hotel in Boca Raton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 90
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Enjoy the tropical lifestyle in sunny Florida at the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn, located minutes to the area's favorite attractions, universities and business centers. Just minutes away, you will find the unspoiled beaches of Boca Raton for snorkeling, swimming, sport fishing and boating, the charming and unique atmosphere of Mizner Park, or golfing at one of the many beautiful and challenging golf courses. Each oversized well-appointed room features new pillow top queen and king sized beds, free high speed wired and wireless Internet access, cable TV with HBO®, iron/ironing board, microwave and refrigerator. Try one of our deluxe rooms with flat screen televisions and a complimentary snack. A complimentary shuttle to area beaches is available as well as a shuttle to the airport at a minimal charge. Guests will enjoy the free hot breakfast featuring "bacon and eggs" at either the beautiful palm breakfast room or our gorgeous landscaped patio. Relax by our extra large heated pool and heated spa, enjoy all the lush vegetation in our landscaped gardens, or do nothing. After all, it is your vacation. A friendly staff is ready to ensure a comfortable and memorable stay. Make a reservation today at the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Inn and experience Boca's Best Value. ... more   less 
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