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Days Inn Raleigh Downtown
Ranked #65 of 86 Hotels in Raleigh
New York City, New York
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“Disappointing Stay”
Reviewed September 7, 2013

Minutes after arriving in my room, I found non-working outlets, broken bathroom fixtures (towel rack, etc.), and a broken refrigerator knob (temperature setting). I requested another room and they moved me upstairs. The next room had lamps with torn lamp shades, non-working outlets, gnats and mosquitos in the bathroom, stained towels, and a coffee maker that leaked. I was surprised how little the front desk staff knew about local businesses and directions. The housekeeping staff kept piles of dirty linens in the hallway overnight. The guest laundry room was dirty, with trash and dirty clothes laying around. The guest drying machine did not work and there was no sign telling us so. The room reeked over tobacco smoke, which was absorbed by my clothes. The hallways smelled like smoke, too. The only benefit of this hotel was the location, as it was walking distance to local attractions.

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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
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Property: Days Inn Raleigh Downtown
Address: 300 N Dawson St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1314
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Raleigh
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #65 of 86 Hotels in Raleigh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Days Inn Raleigh Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 55
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