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Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch

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Reviewed 17 January 2016

I have to give a big Thank you to the girl that worked the front desk. I believe her name is Iris, and she went above her duties to help us. The hotel in all was very quite, considering it totally booked. A few things that I didn't like was the lack of a covered area to un-load your suitcases,...

Thank jv2275
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

Our family of four stayed here for six nights over the Christmas holiday week. Receptionist on arrival was friendly, however, after her we encountered others who seemed less than happy to be at work. At one stage, we went downstairs to collect extra towels, only to find the receptionist asleep at the desk. Our room was decently sized, but next...

Thank alice320
Colyell, Louisiana, United States
Reviewed 3 December 2015

The ONLY downside to this place is that there isn't a breakfast option in the mornings (unless you want to buy from their convienence store?). But this room was amazing! Brought my group of students here for a two day youth conference just to stay one night, and we were all amazed at how nice the hotel was. I think...

Thank Erik W
Connie2578, Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you so much for that awesome review!!!! Our main goal here at the Candlewood Suites River Ranch is to please each and every guest to the best of our ability. We enjoyed having you and your youth group stay with us. They were so well mannered! Loved them! Hope to see you guys again soon. Thanks again!

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I am director of sales & marketing in upscale hotels in Houston, TX. Being from Lafayette, I needed a hotel for a wedding I was attending on October 17th, and I chose Candlewood, never stayed in this brand before. What I noticed and appreciated was the functionality of the hotel. I am someone that does not like to be overly...

1Thank Lauren M
Connie2578, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Jess, I am delighted to hear that your experience here was exceptional. We were glad to have you here, hope to see you again soon. Thank you ever so much for your business and the awesome response.

Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

After being a resident of a Staybridge, I was amazed at how bad my stay here was. Not only did housekeeping not wash my floors or my bathroom sink, but sitting out in the gazebo was shortened when a rat was crawling up and down the building and crawling around the gazebo! Washing machines were broken and housekeeping staff was...

Thank Natasha A
Connie2578, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Natasha, I apologize for your stay here at the hotel. During your stay we were going through a change in management and a huge overturn in staff. We hope you give us another shot to make your stay pleasurable in the future.

Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Needed room last minute. Found hotel online and was cheapest room, so I was expecting cheap. Polite staff helped get best rate. Very clean and well organized. In walking distance to multiple dining choices. Late checkouts. Worked out great.

1Thank Gela Z
Connie2578, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Gela, So glad you enjoyed your visit and I am happy we were here to accommodate you. Thank you again for your business and we hope to see you soon.

Destrehan, Louisiana
Reviewed 27 July 2015

My wife loved this hotel, so that's all that matters, right? But seriously, I found it to be very comfortable but plain and simple, and she found it to be spacious and well-decorated. Either way, it looks like a good choice, whether you just need a quick place to rest your head overnight or an extended stay. The service and...

Thank StCharlesLA
Connie2578, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

So happy to have you here at the Candlewood, thank you for your business and we hope to see you again soon in the near future!

Houston, Texas, United States
Reviewed 19 July 2015

During a recent trip to Lafayette we chose the Candlewood Suites at River Ranch for our stay. Comfortable, quiet and conveniently located. We will certainly stay there when we return to Lafayette. The only drawback was the lack of a swimming pool, but as it turned out we were too busy enjoying the adventures in the Lafayette area.

Thank James L
Connie2578, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

So sorry we do not have a pool! I wish we did as well!! Thank you again for your stay here at the Candlewood and we hope you will visit us again soon.

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 17 March 2015

I stayed at the Candlewood Suites in Lafayette for business recently. It has been several months since I traveled to the area. Upon arriving, I was greeted with the same warm and welcoming atmosphere as always. Great team, great accommodations, great stay!!!

1Thank ShellBelly69
BParish, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review ShellBelly69. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for choosing our hotel when traveling to Lafayette. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 26 February 2015

I have been at this hotel for 4 nights. Internet was spotty on night one. Second night, it shut down and I spent 4 hours on the phone with the Ethostream people. They could not get either of my computers to get a connection. I spent 3 hours in the lobby where I could get a connection. The next morning...

1Thank takeoffitaly
BParish, Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

I am so sorry about the problems that you experienced during your stay with us. We understand how frustrating internet issues can be to our guests. We have remedied the issues that you encountered during your stay. We appreciate your loyalty to IHG brands and would like the opportunity to re-earn your business if you are back in the Lafayette...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Candlewood Suites hotel in Lafayette, Louisiana is the premier extended stay hotel servicing the oil industry, medical industry and all training facilities. Candlewood Suites is located across the street from River Ranch. The Candlewood Suites hotel is located near BP, Marathon, Chevron, PHI, Cajun Dome, Women and Children s Hospital, & ULL.Our Lafayette hotel offers the services and amenities you need for your 'home away from home.' Relax in your spacious guest suite with fully equipped kitchens and complimentary wireless Internet access. The hotel features complimentary guest laundry facilities, the Candlewood Gym, complimentary business center, and the Candlewood Cupboard, featuring food and sundry items for purchase. Feel like relaxing? Gather with friends for a cook-out under the Candlewood Gazebo or pick up a free DVD from our lending library to take to your suite and enjoy. Consider us home! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch

Address: 2105 Kaliste Saloom Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508-6119
Region: United States > Louisiana > Lafayette Parish > Lafayette
Price Range: €76 - €103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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“Wifi did not work for me. There's a gym, appliances,movie and games to borrow.”
 of 5 bubbles JustPeachy2me, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“Friendly staff and comfortable rooms. No pool if you like to swim.”
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“don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles takeoffitaly, 26 Feb 2015 | Read review
“if you HAVE to stay, request a third floor room away from the end of the hall.”
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