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Parker, Colorado
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Rooms are ok. Internet is slow. Desk chair uncomfortable. I paid an extra $10 for the "breakfast" which turned out to be a $5 credit in their "store". Felt that was very misleading. Will not return to this hotel. I am a gold member of this hotel group and they could do much better. It is not a budget property....

Thank Linda K
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Dear Linda K, Thank you for being an IHG Rewards Club Gold member and for leaving us a feedback. Please accept our deepest apologies for the issues you had encountered over some of the room amenities and over the confusion on breakfast rate. Your comments are being shared with the hotel management and appropriate action will be taken. We hope...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 17 March 2014

I loved the location of Candlewood Suites. It was close to everything, but away from the heavy traffic areas of town. Even more important was the friendly service. I was warmly greeted each time I went in or out of the hotel! I was also allowed early access to our room which was a big help. I will stay here...

1Thank terriadickey
Reviewed 22 January 2014

Good location. Clean. Comfortable. Friendly staff. Room temperature was hard to maintain. Freezing one minute, hot the next. That affected our sleep quality. That was the only negative but it's a big one.

Thank junevg
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Greatest guest services staff in Lafayette! I found myself in town for business and ended up staying for three weeks. I initially chose the Candlewood Suites due to the fact that they were an extended stay hotel. What I found here after staying the first week was some of the kindest and most helpful guest services staff I have ever...

Thank GAtraveler2013
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Checked into the hotel around 9:30pm and went up to the room. While unpacking, I noticed that the carpet around the A/C was wet. Upon further examination, I found fungus, mold and mushrooms growing from the carpet. YES MUSHROOMS WERE LITERALLY GROWING OUT OF THE CARPET. I informed the front desk and was told there was one room left that...

Thank Canselmi
Suzette M, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of our hotel. I apologize that your experience was not what it should have been. We have very high standards for our hotel, and it saddens me that you were not able to see that. We had several days of very hard rain the week before your stay, and unfortunately...

Reviewed 19 July 2013

I love this hotel, I really enjoyed my stay. My suite was very fancy & clean. Guest services were really helpful with all my needs. Matt at the frontdesk was really nice & helpful in assisting me the other day. I also loved the guest social that they had. The MeatLoaf was awesome! they are pet friendly & a Non-Smoking...

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

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel! Reviews like yours make our heart sing as a team, as that is what we strive for each and every day. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we are looking forward to welcoming you back the next time you are in Lafayette!

Reviewed 19 July 2013 via mobile

All employees were extremely friendly, helpful, & accommodating. I will definitely be staying here again. It's a great location with plenty shopping, food, & entertainment immediately surrounding this hotel.

Thank Bellard72
Suzette M, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Bellard! Thank you so much for your positive review of our hotel. We enjoy welcoming you back each and every time you stay with us. I have passed on your comments to our team, and I know they will be excited to read them! We are looking forward to having you back next time you are in Lafayette.

New Orleans
Reviewed 18 July 2013

I was in Lafayette on business working from my office in thenRiver Ranch area. Usually stay at another hotel in the area but it was booked. I decided to give this hotel a try. Big mistake. When I first walked in, I should have realized it was going to be a problem but didn't want to judge the place by...

Thank Rock504
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Dear Rock504, Thank you for your business and your review. We take all comments seriously and value the chance to make improvements where possible. I am truly sorry to hear that your stay didn't live up to your expectations. I sincerely apologize for the dissatisfaction you had with our level of cleanliness and housekeeping services. We deeply regret that these...

Reviewed 16 July 2013

The room was ok. The bed was comfortable however the sign above the thermostat informs us that the a/c unit knows when we leave the room and enters energy saving mode. I guess that it thought we were gone during the time we slept because the unit would shut off and not come on until I got up and fiddled...

Thank mccarthyde
Suzette M, Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Dear mccarthyde. Thank you for your review of our property. I am sorry that you were not 100% satisfied with your stay. Our air conditioning units are set the way they are in our effort to conserve energy. However, there was definitely an issue with your thermostat, and I have since replaced it. I hope you will give us another...

Reviewed 10 July 2013

We moved hotels from another hotel in Lafayette due to cleanliness. The candlewood suites was perfect. Rockel the manager was so helpful. The entire staff, especially Matt, was great and friendly. Candlewood had dinners for guests, free laundry facilities, a gym and clean rooms! Thank you for the wonderful hospitality.

Thank Michelle M
Suzette M, Manager at Candlewood Suites Lafayette River Ranch, responded to this review

Dear Michelle M. Thank you so much for reviewing our property! It means so much to us to hear how great your stay was. I have passed on your comments to Rockel and Matt and they were giddy with excitement to know that they were so helpful to you. We hope to welcome you back next time you are in...

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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 )
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • 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”
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“if you HAVE to stay, request a third floor room away from the end of the hall.”
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