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Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University

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#9 of 24 Hotels in Newark
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Gettysburg, PA
Reviewed 10 December 2015

A spacious comfortable room with a good breakfast, free parking and free internet, a fridge and microwave and close proximity to I-95. What more could you ask for. The bed was one of the more comfortable hotel beds I have experienced, decent pillows too.

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you very much for leaving a review for our hotel. We appreciate you taking the time and sharing your experience. Hope to see you again soon!

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 10 December 2015

The customer service was excellent! The room was beautiful! The pool, the gym....There was not one complaint from me. It was my birthday and I'm glad I chose that location to stay. I would definitely stay there again.

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing to celebrate your birthday at our hotel. We are pleased that we were a part of it! Please do come back and see us again.

Newark, Delaware
Reviewed 9 December 2015

I rented room for 3 for 6 days. The people that work there are very very nice and polite. The rooms are very clean and well maintained. Bed and pillows wonderful. The free breakfast is laid out very nice and the woman that keeps it clean and inviting. The front desk man was really nice and very helpful. So if...

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you for the detailed review! We pride ourselves to be a great deal and offer excellent customer service. The fact that our hotel is in a prime location and easily accessible to restaurants is a plus. See you next time!

Reviewed 8 December 2015

I was having issues with my reservations and Pavan was extremely helpful he was patient and friendly and answered all the questions that i had i mentioned that i was in Delaware for work and would be booking a lot of nights in hotels so he signed me up for the RediCard and explained how it would help me out...

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate you staying with our hotel and hope that you will choose us again while working in the area. Please contact me for special rates! ~Roxanne

Reviewed 29 November 2015

We've been there for 4 nights. The staff was really friendly and breakfast is good. The cleanness was on average. G there if you want to sleep and take rest. It's near the UD shuttle stop, so you can go to UD easily. Ask Sara at front desk. she is so friendly.

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We have a great team that genuinely appreciates each and every guest. Love to see guests who return time and time again. See you next time!

Long Beach, New York
Reviewed 28 November 2015

This is a lower cost inn but has all the necessities, which means you get your money's worth. The room was clean and we felt safe. Clean towels and bedding, microwave, fridge, free wifi, nice TV plenty of channels, parking and access to major highway (I95) so we were sweet. Most importantly, the staff is extremely friendly and appreciative of...

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your detailed review. We price ourselves on our value and customer service. Pleased you enjoyed and hope that you will come back and visit us again soon.

Newark, Delaware
Reviewed 24 November 2015

This was my second time visiting this location and the service gets better and better! The front desk was very nice and even gave me extra food free of charge! The room to top it off was amazing with a view overlooking the pool. I would recommend this location to anyone looking for affordable and efficient rooms and service.

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you very much for leaving a review for our hotel. We are pleased you enjoyed your room and the view. Would be even nicer in the summer when our pool was open! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 November 2015

its a great stay every time, they are really friendly! Rooms are clean and suites are really nice as well! Go here if you want to sleep well!! Local Bars and Restaurants are close. UD campus is your spot for the night life! Ask for Vjay at front desk he's the man!

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate the kind words for our rooms as well as for Vijay. He's great with our guests as all of our team members are. See you next time!

Reviewed 21 November 2015

The front desk manager Vijay welcomed me and was prompt and attentive. He assist with a power adapter for my cell phone at n/c. I stay at Red Roof all the time and Vijay stands out for his hospitality.

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing our hotel and leaving a review. We try to be a good value with excellent customer service. Hope we'll get the chance to see you again soon!

Newark, Delaware
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Beautiful rooms, delicious breakfast everymorning (especially the Belgium waffles I got to make myself!) I was able to bring extra food back to my room as well. The beds and pillows were comfortable, sheets smelled fresh everyday, with the "go green" option to save them from changing & washing my sheets daily, fresh towels too.. The tv was perfect size...

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Roxanne G, Director of Sales at Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your compliments! We value each and every guest who stays with us and try to show that with a nice, clean room and excellent customer service. Being able to offer breakfast to our guests is just one of the little things that make us unique and a great value. Hope to see you again.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University welcomes you to our pet friendly, family friendly hotel. We are located off of I-95 which offers easy access to shopping, dining and entertainment, as well as quick access to the university of Delaware. We are close to many corporate areas, state parks, and the Wilmington Riverfront. Scenic Lancaster, PA is just minutes away! This Red Roof Inn offers free WiFi, business center and guest marketplace. One well-behaved family pet per room is welcome. Check-in age is 21 years or older. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University

Address: 1119 S College Ave, I-95 & SR 896, Newark, DE 19713-2307 (Formerly Howard Johnson Inn University Newark)
Region: United States > Delaware > Newark
Price Range: €63 - €102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University 2*
Number of rooms: 134
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Inn And Suites And Conference Center
Howard Johnson Inn & Hotel Newark
Howard Johnson Hotel Newark
Howard Johnson Newark
Newark Howard Johnson
Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University Delaware
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Newark
#7 Business Hotel in Newark
#9 Family Hotel in Newark
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