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University Lodge in Amherst

65 reviews
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good15%
  • Average48%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible13%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

The first thing I thought when I saw my room was, "how is this $180/night??" I was late booking a room for a conference at UMass, and University Lodge was close and available, and I'm feeling super ripped off. The room itself is clean, but...More

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Response from JB401russ, Front Office Manager at University Lodge in AmherstResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us here at the University Lodge hotel in Amherst, we're glad we were able to accommodate you so close to your destination and also would like to apologize you had such noise neighbors. We hope to see you again soon!...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

There's really only one advantage to University Lodge in Amherst. It is o. The campus making it extremely cconvenient. They will always have customers, mainly parents and people doing business with the University. That may be why it's shabby and appears as if it hasn't...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The best thing about this hotel is the location. Across from Umass, Kendrick Place, and walking distance to restaurants and shops in the Amherst center. The hotel is a bit outdated: old carpet, bathroom, and details. The room was clean just not updated. Rarely saw...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

One of the filthiest hotels I've walked into in a very long time. The parking lot was full of debris and cigarette butts. The door frame of the room was broken from an apparent previous break in. The wall appeared to of not been painted...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Im a budget traveller who uses hotels just for sleep. As long as it's clean and quiet I'm fine. That being said. Walls were paper thin (well I actually think it was the window) and could hear the partying kids yelling at 1 am which...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$84 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$84 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from PJsBuys | Reviewed this property |
The campus is almost next door. However, this hotel is a dump, but if you do not care about that, it is very close to campus.
Room Tips
"don't stay on the ground floor - you do NOT want anyone above you"
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"Prob 2nd floor better than ground. Turn on fridge. Probably need to close bathroom door to muffle the other..."
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"The top floor is quieter."
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"Try to get a room in the back since those are technically the top floor."
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