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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University
Ranked #14 of 87 Hotels in Raleigh
Reviewed April 4, 2014

We stayed at the DoubleTree in Raleigh for the purpose of visiting the campus with our highschooler. It was clean and close to campus. The breakfast buffet was very average with just one hostess/server on duty, which was a bit strained. The fans in the room were quite loud. No complaints, no accolades -- it was a fine hotel for a one night's stay.

  • Stayed: March 2014, traveled with family
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bill_winn, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2014

Kennedy K.

Wished we could have WOW'd you a little more for a higher rating. But, when I hear Excellent service and see a strong cleanliness rating I feel we are going in the right direction. Thanks for posting a review.

Bill

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Reviewed April 2, 2014

Excellent accommodations in walking distance to many shops, restaurants and NC State campus. Area felt very safe, I walked around alone and had no worries. The hotel was very clean, and everyone was very friendly. Great breakfast. Manager was attentive and helpful.

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bill_winn, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2014

Kayla,

Thanks for the 5 rating. Location Location Location!! Plenty to do on foot. Everybody needs to check out Cameron Village shopping online. 3 and half blocks from the hotel. Shopping and dining galore. Nice stroll through one of Raleigh's older neighborhoods. Kayla, please come back.

Bill

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Reviewed March 28, 2014

The staff was very attentive and friendly. They went out of their way to offer extra help. Everyone from housekeeping to the front desk was engaged with me as a visitor. Rooms very comfortable and clean

  • Stayed: March 2014, traveled on business
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bill_winn, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2014

Karen M

AWESOME review. Thanks

Bill

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Reviewed March 24, 2014

I stayed at the Doubletree because the city was booked due to the NCAA. Had an overall great experience. Good in-room dining but no internet because the hotel was packed and there were not enough connections. I also could not get the room temp to go lower...so it was a little stuffy.

  • Stayed: March 2014, traveled on business
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bill_winn, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2014

Tea H,

Thanks for staying at the DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh Brownstone while in town for the NCAA Basketball Tournament. Glad you had a great time. We's love to have you back.

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Bill

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Reviewed March 24, 2014

The services provided were very good. The meals were very good as well. I did have a problem with the bed mattress. The mattress was too firm and it felt like there was a hump in the middle of the mattress. Thankfully there was another bed in the room. Although, its mattress was too firm I was able to finally able to get some sleep on it.

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bill_winn, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2014

Linda P

Thanks for posting the review. A soild 4 rating. Good food, good service. Linda, i would like to know the room number you stayed in so I could check out the mattresses. If you can remember or email the name of the reservation that would be helpful. bill.winn@hilton.com

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Reviewed March 24, 2014

I will stay at this hotel anytime it is convenient as the facility and staff are very good. Met all requests in a friendly, receptive manner. Food was convenient and prepared in an excellent manner. Look forward to returning in June.

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bill_winn, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2014

Mary,

Glad you enjoyed the DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh Brownstone and excited about your returning in June. Safe travels.

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Reviewed March 24, 2014

We think that this lodging must be a homeless shelter when paying guests are not staying in it. Without a doubt, it was the worst night we have ever spent in any hotel, anywhere. Sleeping on a park bench would have been an improvement. Our experience was confirmed by everyone we interacted at the next morning.

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bill_winn, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2014

Gail M

Thank you for writing a review about your recent stay at our hotel. We are very sorry you were unhappy with our property. We appreciate your feedback, and will keep your comments in mind while we work to improve our guest experience. We hope you’ll stay with us again soon and tell us what you think about our improvements.

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Address: 1707 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27605
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Raleigh
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#14 Romantic Hotel in Raleigh
#22 Business Hotel in Raleigh
Price Range: $103 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University 3.5*
Number of rooms: 190
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to the newly remodeled Doubletree by Hilton Raleigh - Brownstone University. Whether you are visiting for business at North Carolina State University (2 blocks), the Research Triangle Park(8 miles), the new Raleigh Convention Center and Downtown Business District(1.5 miles), or you're here for a leisurely stay to attend an event at the RBC Center, Time Warner Pavilion at Walnut Creek, Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, State Fairgrounds, or a visit to one of our three museums in downtown Raleigh (Art, Science, History), we can offer you the best balance of location, convenience, and value. With features like a new, modern spacious lobby, brand new guestrooms for 2012, a new restaurant and bar and all new fitness center by Precor along with an expanded business center,we have everything you need to insure a pleasant and productive stay. Best of all, you can walk to more than 20 different restaurants and nearly 100 shops at Cameron Village(a historic, upscale, outdoor walking mall), ride the train, paddleboats or play on the playground at the all new Pullen Park or take advantage of all the businesses and restaurants on Hillsborough Street across from NC State University's campus-each of these is less than .5 miles from the hotel. Come see why Raleigh was again listed as 'One of the best cities to live and work in' by Forbes Magazine in 2012 and why the all new Doubletree by Hilton Raleigh Brownstone University is the best place to stay to be in the center of it all; and please don't forget that parking and internet are always free! ... more   less 
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Doubletree By Hilton Raleigh Brownstone - University Hotel Raleigh
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