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“Quality Hampton but be aware of neighborhood” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Hampton Inn & Suites Tacoma-Mall

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Hampton Inn & Suites Tacoma-Mall
Ranked #2 of 28 Hotels in Tacoma
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louisville
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60 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Quality Hampton but be aware of neighborhood”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

The hotel was great, staff was exceptional all in accordance with Hampton/Hilton policy but the neighborhood was questionable. You have to use your key card for all access-business center, elevator, pool, etc. Seemed to be some transients on the sidewalk as we pulled in the parking lot so we were aware. Be cautious, I wouldn't walk to any restaurants.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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1 Thank T J
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Tyler, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

I mainly stay at Hampton if chains are whats on the menu. This was the highest quailty I have seen in a Hampton and they are all usually very good. I could see small details like wall paper seams and door entry ways were seemless and decorated well. I was impressed. Everything was clean and hotel also had a courtyard. Hot tub was closed for repairs.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
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Calgary, AB
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121 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

This was a great hotel, very clean and modern, great continental breakfast. We did find that this is not within walking distance to the Tacoma Mall, you need to drive there, but there are lots of great restaurants close by. Thanks to the reception gal who guided us to their location after we got lost, she knew exactly where we were!

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank CanadianCalgary_AB
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Glendale, California
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Very nice clean room. Spacious bright bathroom.

Included buffet breakfast that was more than just rolls and coffee. Had omelets, waffles, fresh fruit, cereal, muffins, juices and more in a very spacious and airy area off the lobby.

My only complaint was that the shower head was quite high up and I was barely able to reach it at 5'8" to adjust the massage head.

The inn is very convenient to the interstate and was a good central location for us since we were 20 minutes away from Gig Harbor, 5-10 minutes away from the Hot Shop Glass Blowing where Dale Chihuly recently did a 5 segment tv show from, 10 minutes away from the aquarium/zoo and traffic cooperating 20 minutes away from downtown Seattle.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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2 Thank Martin E
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Horsham, West Sussex
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

We travel to Tacoma after finding Seattle too busy for us. We bookd in on the Sunday night on our way to Portland. The rooms were great, the breakfast was nice.

The reception staff were exellent. As we checked out, we rebooked for Wednesday night on the way back to Seattle. we were enjoying our visit to Tacoma so much we asked reception if we could stay a extra night.
Charles and Jesus on reception were very helpful sorting out two rooms near each other for us. Our granddaughter loved the pool. We had a very pleasent way.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
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2 Thank Valanna
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Vancouver
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90 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

We stayed 2 nights at this hotel as we were here for a kids baseball tournament. We were aware of the neighborhood and just did not venture out at night. The hotel and the rooms were clean, breakfast was just OK. Staff were friendly enough. I wouldn't normally have chosen this hotel but the rest of the team stayed here.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars
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1 Thank Rainy_Vanc0uver
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Cleveland, Ohio
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217 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

We stayed 2 nights in Tacoma to avoid the Seattle traffic . The hotel had clean rooms, okay breakfast and good exercise room. Be aware that you need your room key to ride up on the elevator and the parking lot is gated because of the neighborhood.( they told us to stay on this side by the mall and not to travel to the higher streets.) The hotel was nice with Jesus helping us with directions around Seattle. Believe me, the traffic is worse than NY city! Do visit the Space Needle with the gorgeous glass garden exhibit and take a ride around Puget Sound where you can see Tom hank's houseboat in "Sleepless in Seattle" and visit the Flight Museum if you can.

Room Tip: we enjoy the higher floors for less noise
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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
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1 Thank Luckycharm14
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Additional Information about Hampton Inn & Suites Tacoma-Mall

Property: Hampton Inn & Suites Tacoma-Mall
Address: 8203 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1044
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Location: United States > Washington > Tacoma
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tacoma
#2 Romantic Hotel in Tacoma
#3 Business Hotel in Tacoma
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn & Suites Tacoma-Mall 2.5*
Number of rooms: 146
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