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“Very nice hotel in the middle of the West End area.”

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Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville at Vanderbilt
Ranked #42 of 155 Hotels in Nashville
Kuttawa, Kentucky
Level 6 Contributor
190 reviews
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“Very nice hotel in the middle of the West End area.”
Reviewed April 3, 2013

This hotel is located on Broadway right in the middle of the trendy West End area. You have so many wonderful restaurants within walking distance of this property. You are only blocks away from the downtown honky tonk scene...but need a cab, too far to walk. 5 minute drive maybe. Rooms are very clean, nicely appointed and spacious. Updated and looks new. Very beautiful lobby and breakfast area. Huge wall fountain to enjoy while having the free evening appetizers & drinks (unlimited), or the wonderful breakfast buffet each morning. Best hot breakfast buffet I've seen in an American hotel. Really enjoyed being there!

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed April 2, 2013

We stay at embassy suites as often as possible, when traveling and this particular one was as nice as all others.I was a little agitated that when i checked prices on monday it was $159.00 and when i booked the following day it was $229.00 Staff was wonderful and very helpful with giving us information on local attractions.One downfall is we were told it was within walking distance from downtown...as far as distance it's possible, but found out the hard way that there are very busy intersections to cross that are a safety issue if you walk.hotel offers shuttle service but we also found it can be quite a wait as this hotel is VERY busy.Much easier to get a taxi as it only costs $5 to $8 one way.Also found the breakfast area to be very congested and a 15 minute wait to have an omlet made.Breakfast staff was very pleasant but it was impossible for them to keep up with restocking as busy as it was... so it lead to them being out of foods,coffee,bowls etc. quite often.needless to say set your alarm and be at breakfast as soon as they start serving.

  • Stayed March 2013
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Edwardsville, IL
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Reviewed April 1, 2013

We stay in Embassy Suites almost exclusively when we travel, so we assumed that our experience would be similar to other ES stays (which is consistently good). It was for the most part with the exception of the valet service and some room details. No sheet set for the hide-a-bed in the room, and no answer in housekeeping when we called was a minus. Also a huge red stain on the carpet in our room...looked like kool aid, but still kind of tacky. We paid close to 300 bucks (including tax) for our suite, and expected more. The valet service was kind of a mess. Couldn't find our car because our name was spelled incorrectly in the computer. We heard apologies, but they didn't sound sincere. The hotel was very busy, and I think all of the staff seemed frazzled.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled on business
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Scott B, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville at Vanderbilt, responded to this review, April 3, 2013
First of all, thank you for your review of your recent stay at our hotel. We always appreciate hearing from our guests - including when comments help identify ways we can improve. Please accept my apology on our behalf for the service issues you experienced with our Valet and Housekeeping departments, I'm sorry that we were not able to deliver the type of service you deserve. Your satisfaction is our main concern and I have shared your feedback with our staff to try and prevent this in the future.

I hope you will give us another chance to serve you, if you travels bring you back to our area. Please know that your business is incredibly important to us and I sincerely apologize for the inconvenience you encountered.

Best Regards,
Scott Balmaseda
General Manager
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Jackson, Tennessee
Level 1 Contributor
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Reviewed March 28, 2013

This is a great hotel. You will not be disappointed. The complimentary breakfast is just awesome. The cocktail party is very nice. It is a great place to stay for close to downtown events. The staff is wonderful and helpful. The are very quick at there jobs and even in busy times they are organized and not chaos. I'm staying again in a few weeks. It's worth driving to the Bridgestone Arena ( 5 minutes drive ) and pay for parking there than pay for a hotel within walking distance for 1 &1/2 to 2 times the price. AWESOME hotel...stay one time and this one will sell itself to you.

Room Tip: They are all great suites... Don't worry about where they put you...
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Creswell
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Reviewed March 25, 2013

We just experienced a very enjoyable stay at Embassy Suites on Broadway! Everything ran so smoothly from check in to check out!!! We arrived about 2 1/2 hours before check in, to attend a trade show at the hotel. We were not expecting to be allowed to check in, but I went to the front desk to check about where to leave our luggage until check in, they told us they could put us right into our room, sweet! Our suite was very roomy, nicely appointed, and very clean!!! Our king bed was very comfortable, and I love the quilted spread on top, instead of a bulky typical bedspread, I feel it is easier to wash, it seemed fresh and was very clean! Our room was located at the side of the hotel, we could hear music playing until about 11:00 p.m. But this is "Music City" after all! The next morning we were offered the largest complimentary breakfast we have ever experienced!!! There were made to order omlets and waffles, if you didn't want to wait, precooked pancakes and scrambled eggs accompanied fried potatoes, bacon, sausage, toast, Danish, fruits, cereal and yoghurt. Just be sure when you get in line to order your omlets or waffles that you stay in line, if it is busy someone will gladly lay claim to your order!!! There is plenty of seating available, even when it is very busy! The staff we encountered were very efficient and very professional! Check out was a breeze and the wait for our car to be brought out by the valet was only about 5-10 minutes from the time we called! I hope to stay again in the future!!!

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled on business
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Reviewed March 16, 2013

Stayed there this week with my family to tour Vanderbilt and Nashville. The room was perfect. It was a two room suite that was a generous size. When the kids wanted to stay up late and watch t.v., we were able to close the door and go to sleep without being disturbed. We had a great view. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Wonderful breakfast and evening reception in the lobby. We utilized the shuttle a few times a day. The drivers were awesome! I highly recommend this hotel and plan to stay there again.

Room Tip: Stay on a higher floor to take in the view of Nashville.
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
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Huntsville, Alabama
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Reviewed March 15, 2013

This Embassy Suites is just that -- an Embassy Suites -- and it was what you would expect it to be. I was attending a meeting nearby and this was one of the closest hotels. Breakfast was excellent. The evening reception was enjoyable. There are plenty of places within walking distance to eat.

It was VERY cold and rainy/icy weather while I was there. The room was comfortable but the lobby area just stayed cold. Also the first night, I thought I heard water running all night. I couldn't find a leak and didn't hear it the second. My guess is that I was near some type of downspout for the hotel.

Highly recommended.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled on business
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Property: Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville at Vanderbilt
Address: 1811 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-2711
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Location: United States > Tennessee > Davidson County > Nashville
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in Nashville
#17 Romantic Hotel in Nashville
#23 Family Hotel in Nashville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville at Vanderbilt 3.5*
Number of rooms: 208
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