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The Wildwood Inn
Ranked #12 of 25 Hotels in Denton
Denton, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Surprise party”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2014

My wife was turning 60, and I wanted to do a really special surprise party for her, and I wanted it to be really nice. We had around 55 people attend. The food, service, decor, and atmosphere was great. My wife was totally surprised, and the guests are still talking about the evening. It was perfect. I would do it all again, and I highly recommend it.

  • Stayed May 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
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1 Thank Virg5
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Dayton, Ohio
Level Contributor
30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2014

This little Inn is located in a residential neighborhood not far from downtown Denton. We needed a place for my daughter's graduation, and we kind of stumbled across this place since most of the name brand hotels were booked or crazy expensive. Driving into the grounds through the large front gate, it felt like we were truly leaving the city behind. It is an old "mansion" that has been turned into an inn. At first glance, it is a beautiful place: small front desk, large dining room, wooded back yard with a beautiful pool and a covered veranda overlooking it all. There are only 14 rooms, so it is quite small. The rooms themselves are spacious and well appointed. My only complaint is that this seems to be, first and foremost, a wedding venue: two per day during the weekend we were there. The staff, though nice, weren't particularly professional and only became helpful if you really, really asked them nicely. While they DID eventually come through with the small requests like hot water, a glass of wine or something for the room, they were not in a hurry.... and if something was required for the wedding set up, it always took precedent over anything else. There was no lobby bar, dinner was by appointment only and breakfast was only served between 8am and 9am.... so as to make way for wedding set ups, I presume. Any guests NOT associated with a wedding were at a disadvantage, I felt. Otherwise, it was a wonderful place, and if you need a place to stay and relax away from madding crowd.... I recommend it. If you want four star service, go find a Four Seasons.

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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank Geronimopromo
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Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2014

Back at the Wildwood with my wife for 4 nights. Thought I had reserved a King Suite, but somehow that got messed up. Confusing to try and reserve via the internet. All the websites look like Wildwood. Somehow we reserved a standard room via Expedia. Desk clerk seemed befuddled, but promised to address with management next day. It was addressed and we were moved to a King Suite. Only constructive criticism (and I know this is hard with college kids at the front desk) is that the night manager or desk clerk needs to be empowered to make a decision. The issue with Expedia was complicating, but a simple correction would have been to move us into the room with the understanding that there would be an upcharge. Next day, that's how the situation was resolved.

While the Wildwood is a nice wedding venue, I'm a business traveler who likes good hotels especially when I'm traveling with my wife. There aren't many nice hotels in Denton. I haven't stayed while a wedding was underway, but I believe that weddings are usually crowded, noisy affairs. If you can't tolerate that, don't stay there during a wedding. Simple enough.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank CRSlaton
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Denton, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2014

I got married here and I could not have asked for more! The place was so beautiful but also able to be decorated to make special for your day! I loved the staff and they were so helpful! I could not have asked for more!

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank Courtney T
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Denton, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2014

My coordinator made my wedding experience incredibly smooth. The room we rented (the bridal suite) was the perfect size for my ladies and I to get ready in the morning and the venue itself was just fantastic.
Not to mention the fact that this place was one of the best in terms of price! (cake INCLUDED, what??!?!?)

I had a wonderful time, and the pictures came out fantastic~Such a picturesque location!

Room Tip: The rooms in the back border the opening to the pool, so in the summer they can get loud...but they...
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank TMor91
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Level Contributor
111 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

Great spot, rooms and service. Sunday breakfast could be a little later to allow us to sleep in more and needs bigger coffee cups. However, all in all, exceeded expectations. Rooms are very nicely done

Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
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Thank kpconno
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Lewisville, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2014

The guests at our wedding loved the Wildwood Inn. It is simply a beautiful place. The staff is very courteous and friendly. Food tasted wonderful and was displayed nicely. The rooms were very pretty and comfortable.

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank Lori M
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Additional Information about The Wildwood Inn

Property: The Wildwood Inn
Address: 2602 Lillian Miller Pkwy, Denton, TX 76210-2904
Location: United States > Texas > Denton
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #12 of 25 Hotels in Denton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wildwood Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Wildwood Inn is a romantic retreat popular with couples looking for elegant European-style ambiance and amenities combined with today's modern technology. Wildwood Inn is a popular destination for weddings and events with cascading trees & a gorgeous pergola perfect for an outdoor ceremony. Wildwood has a beautiful private reception area with elegant tables, chairs, linens, fireplace, and more! We can host events for up to 120 guests and your guests can even stay on site after the event in one of our beautiful guest rooms. Amenities include a pool and spa in our lush garden area, complimentary full breakfast on weekends, free wireless and high speed internet, whirlpool bathtubs, fireplaces, plush robes, romance packages, private balconies, European toiletries, and fine linens. Our boutique hotel is available for reservations on Friday & Saturday evenings! ... more   less 
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