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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

i have been a frequent guest of this property for business trip for the past couple of years. while never having left a review before, i felt compelled after this trip to finally acknowledge the level of service. from the check-in experience, all the way through follow up post-stay, this hotel - and every employee i have ever encountered here...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been organizing a dinner for 9 years and for the last 3 we have stayed at the Westin. They make the block reservations easy and there are plenty of restaurants nearby. I have always been able to check in early and when I had a question an answer was quickly provided.

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Lakewood, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in the Westin for a 3 day retreat. Rooms were clean, most comfortable beds and bedding I've ever slept on in a hotel I wanted to take it home. Checkin was easy and staff was kind. Walls were soundproofed well. Ballrooms were nice and large. Would definitely recommend this hotel. Only issue I had was with the ladies room...

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Emma A, Public Relations Manager at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, responded to this review

Dear Esther, What a splendid review! So many compliments on our Westin Princeton guestroom amenities, devoted staff members and our spacious Forrestal Ballroom! Thank you, thank you, thank you! I will definitely communicate down your fair observation and valid concern with regards to the bathroom locks to my Director of Engineering to make sure it gets fixed as soon as...

Sagamore Hills, Ohio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly located next to two large restaurants, this location also has a few stores to wander through. Great lobby bar but did not get a chance to find the restaurant. Gym located on the second floor. Modern feel and got the feeling that a lot of business travelers come through this Westin. A bit disappointed that "new movies" were not...

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thechidz
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Perfect location to explore charming Princeton. Hotel is getting slightly dated but is still very nice. Customer service is superb. Beds are VERY comfy. Parking is ample convenient and best of all free.

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Emma A, Public Relations Manager at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, What a fine review!! It made our day and our dedicated teams will be thrilled to hear your compliments and awesome feedback! Hope you had a great start for 2017 and wishing you safe travels out there! Come back soon! Sincerely, Emma and Your Westin Team.

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This hotel looks nice on the outside. The reception was fine too. The corridor carpet on fourth floor is badly stained, dry wall chipped in some places. The room has unpleasant smell. Kept the fan on, hoping to clear the smell. The fan was very noisy. Could not sleep with the noisy fan on in the room.

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Emma A, Public Relations Manager at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, responded to this review

Dear Jacob, We are in receipt of your review where you relayed your constructive feedback and can't agree with you more on your fair observation with regards to the rooms being in need of renovation. I have addressed the smell and noise issue to both, my Director of Engineering and the Director of Housekeeping in person and, moving forward, we...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The hotel is relaxing and quiet. The shops and restaurant close by are great, especially with a Ruth Chris' in walking distance! The rooms are clean and relatively new and the service at the hotel bar on lobby level is great.

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Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 18 December 2016

I stayed in this hotel for two weeks. Pluses: Good comfortable room and bed. Good restaurant (with healthy options) and good location. Minuses: Coffee shop open for a limited time. When it closes no options for a cup of coffee (except for in-room coffee maker). Some of the staff no considerate. I was sitting on one morning in the lobby...

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Emma A, Public Relations Manager at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, responded to this review

Dear Pudima, Thank you for taking your time to give us your detailed feedback. So many things that went wrong during your stay that you should have experienced absolutely differently. We apologize for the negative experience and understand your frustration. We also apologize for the misunderstanding pertaining to the "Green Choice" program. When you choose "Make a Green Choice" program,...

Montana
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I checked in anticipating staying three night because I was there for a friend's birthday celebration. The bed was so comfortable and the room was so quiet that I extended my stay another day. The bathroom had a rain shower head which was nice. All of the employees I came in contact with were quite friendly. The NY Times and...

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Emma A, Public Relations Manager at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for taking the time and sharing your kind review and positive comments with us and many other travelers! We feel honored and are happy to hear you have enjoyed you time here and left the hotel renewed and rejuvenated! As we put a lot of effort in training to ensure warm and personalized service towards our guests,...

Indian Wells, California
Reviewed 7 December 2016

the location of the hotel is great, as are the surrounding shops and restaurants... however what makes this property so fantastic is the staff. i always look forward to my visits! everyone at the hotel is friendly and efficient. i highly recommend to anyone who is traveling to the princeton area to stay at this hotel.

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Emma A, Guest Relations Manager at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, responded to this review

Dear Randi, My entire team is here, at the Westin Princeton, is thrilled to hear such an awesome feedback and thanking you for a wonderful review which makes our hearts melt! We are grateful to have your vote, appreciate your business and sincerely hope to have another opportunity to serve you in the future!! Safe travels out there and come...

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  • Pool
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  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Set in a beautiful suburban setting, The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village is situated in the picturesque Princeton Forrestal Village shopping center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village

Address: 201 Village Boulevard, Princeton, NJ 08540
Region: United States > New Jersey > Princeton
Price Range: €107 - €226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village 4*
Number of rooms: 294
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The Westin Princeton At Forrestal Village Hotel Princeton
Westin Forrestal Village
Westin Princeton
Princeton Westin
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Princeton
#10 Business Hotel in Princeton
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“Try another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles jajacob, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Pick a room away from elevators and electrical panels to avoid constant noise”
 of 5 bubbles Pudimad, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“a higher floor is best as there are usually weddings or parties on the weekend”
 of 5 bubbles RandiD303, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that does not have windows facing Route 1.”
 of 5 bubbles gloriab843, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you check for bed size upon check-in, rooms are far and to go back down is annoying.”
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