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University Lodge in Amherst

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room overall exceeded expectations based upon the reviews. Convenient to UMASS Amherst. Room was mostly clean, but dated. The heat worked well, but you could smell that the vents needed cleaning. Decent lighting and TV, Shower was fine. The internet service was mediocre at best, I could not log onto my laptop. I thought it would be noisier because...

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Marshfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Very low weekday cost and proximity to UMass campus was what attracted us to this motel. Very musty smell as soon as we entered so I opened windows.Dead bugs and grime were on the sill between window and screen. Everything was dingy and worn. Sunflower shells next to the bed. Not a deal breaker but a sign that not much...

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

A clean and pleasant place; plenty of space in the room with two double beds, refrigerator, microwave and tv. Nice linens and pleasant service upon checking in and out. easy access with parking by the rooms.

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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The room was clean and comfortable, everything worked, and the lighting was good. The young women in the office were friendly and efficient. Convenient location. No breakfast offered, but we found a pleasant place for breakfast nearby. Would stay there again.

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Newburyport, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The University Lodge has been around for a long time, and is on the budget end of a bunch of hotels in the area all owned by the same hospitality group. It's one of a handful in the Five College area that accepts pets (for an additional charge), so for those who travel with a companion animal, it goes to...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is an older hotel, but it was nice and clean, The staff was very friendly and very accommodating. We asked for 2nd floor because of the reviews that the floors were creaky if you stayed on first floor. We enjoyed our stay here, it was close to downtown and would stay here again.

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Thank Susan0113
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Oh boy!. If you want to sleep, have a few glasses of wine before you hit the sack or get assurances that nobody is in the room above you. The accommodations are good - two beds, plenty of space to move around and sit, but, the floors in the room above us creaked and whined and made all sorts of...

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Hadley
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Check in was fine. This is very much the traditional, old time motel arrangement (units lead directly to the outside). It seemed to be a little "worn" but well kept. The location is superior - right in between the town of Amherst and UMass itself - walking distance to most everything. Parking was free and easy, room had a refrigerator...

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Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Location was excellent. Room was fine for our needs. Breakfast Buffett, in all fairness, not a fan of this anywhere. Free parking- terrific. Wi-fi - free and we did not have a problem. Staff - very helpful and friendly. Price- outstanding. Overall, no complaints and at an excellent price.

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Newton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 February 2016

This is your basic, no frills motel. As long as you understand what to expect, you should be all set. I understood this when I booked it, so I am not complaining. But, I do want to give management feedback that being on the first floor can be annoying as we could easily hear the squeaks in the ceiling when...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about University Lodge in Amherst

Address: 345 N Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002-1709
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Hampshire County > Amherst
Price Range: €83 - €103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — University Lodge in Amherst 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“upper level”
 of 5 bubbles tootsyj, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor is convenient but noisy. Avoid room 2 but I can't speak about the others.”
 of 5 bubbles 943steveb943, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for 2nd floor, hear the floors are creaky if you are on the 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Susan0113, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a first floor room, but had fred flintstone above us. I'd recommend the 2nd floor!”
 of 5 bubbles stevend778, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“ask for the second floor”
 of 5 bubbles E1mb, 12 Jun 2015 | Read review
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