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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University

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Idaho Falls
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Very nice hotel with superior staff. I felt very comfortable and pampered. The hotel was easy walking distance to the NCSU campus as well as a number of off-campus eating establishments. I've stayed here before and would do so again!

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Tallahassee, United States
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Very nice lobby and bar, staff is helpful but didn't go above and beyond, rooms are good but could've been much better. Breakfast was not complimentary and was not particularly good. No fridge in my hotel room; which made my trip much less enjoyable due to having to continually add ice and drain water from my cooler.

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Katy, United States
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Quiet location and exceptional staff. I never had to venture out in the cold for dinner because the restaurant offerings were great! The service I received from check-in to check out was excellent. Will definitely return to this hotel if work brings me back to the area.

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Stayed here for some sales meetings in the area. Logically, this is a great hotel. was able to walk to most of my meetings and ample coffee shops and restaurants in walking distance. Did not have to rent a car. At check in, the host was very friendly and speedy. The room itself is a bit outdated, but serviceable. I...

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Charlotte, United States
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Location was okay but staff was not helpful and not responsive to questions. The room cost more than the hotel was worth. I have stayed at far less expensive places which were much nicer. Overall, i would not stay here again.

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Miri L, on behalf of the staff at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University, responded to this review

Dear margaretsB4919KV Thank you for your review of your recent experience at our hotel. We’re very sorry that you encountered an unacceptable level of service. We do our best to make sure all of our guests have a rewarding stay. We’ve addressed these issues with our staff and hope that next time you’re in the area, you’ll visit us again...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Super friendly and clean rooms...but don't expect to have control of your A/C. They turn it off during cold months. The room was hot. When you turned on the fan for noise, hot air blew out. I'm hot natured and it was very uncomfortable.

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Orefield, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 December 2016

A nice hotel, but not the typical DoubleTree with has suites. Lobby is very nice and room was clean and beds were comfortable. However, do NOT stay on the 1st or 2nd floor! Weddings with rowdy guests were extremely loud until late in the evening. Couldn't provide a corkscrew. The cookie almost made up for it.

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swansboro
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I have stayed in many hotels, both Hilton and others, but this time i woke up thinking I was at home...that's how well I slept. Seriously, my first night in any hotel is usually restless but not this time. Moreover, as a Hilton honors member, I was treated to complimentary snacks and drinks. I just love being a HHonors member....

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Sullivan's Island, South Carolina
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Overall this hotel maintains the Hilton standard. Unfortunately, the first night there was a meeting of what appeared to be young professionals, who partied into the night. We tolerated that, though I'm sure other guests were bothered more than we were. The physical plant is showing its age and needs some updating, but overall we were not dissatisfied with our...

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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Sleep quality is poor: Air leak from Balcony door and Matress is in bad condition and too expensive for service: Charge $10/night for refri and over $10 (20% discounted price) for breakfast is poor quality .

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Thank you for staying with us at our hotel. We appreciate your candid review of our property. New perspectives about our hotel and our guestroom appearance help us make improvements to our guest experience on an ongoing basis. Please share any additional comments or suggestions with us any time.

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Welcome to the newly remodeled Doubletree by Hilton Raleigh - Brownstone University. Whether you are visiting for business at North Carolina State University (2 blocks), the Research Triangle Park(8 miles), the new Raleigh Convention Center and Downtown Business District(1.5 miles), or you're here for a leisurely stay to attend an event at the RBC Center, Time Warner Pavilion at Walnut Creek, Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, State Fairgrounds, or a visit to one of our three museums in downtown Raleigh (Art, Science, History), we can offer you the best balance of location, convenience, and value. With features like a new, modern spacious lobby, brand new guestrooms for 2012, a new restaurant and bar and all new fitness center by Precor along with an expanded business center,we have everything you need to insure a pleasant and productive stay. Best of all, you can walk to more than 20 different restaurants and nearly 100 shops at Cameron Village(a historic, upscale, outdoor walking mall), ride the train, paddleboats or play on the playground at the all new Pullen Park or take advantage of all the businesses and restaurants on Hillsborough Street across from NC State University's campus-each of these is less than .5 miles from the hotel. Come see why Raleigh was again listed as 'One of the best cities to live and work in' by Forbes Magazine in 2012 and why the all new Doubletree by Hilton Raleigh Brownstone University is the best place to stay to be in the center of it all; and please don't forget that parking and internet are always free! ... more   less 

Additional Information about DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University

Address: 1707 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27605
Region: United States > North Carolina > Raleigh
Price Range: €132 - €220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh - Brownstone - University 3.5*
Number of rooms: 190
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Also Known As:
Doubletree By Hilton Raleigh Brownstone - University Hotel Raleigh
Holiday Inn Brownstone
Holiday Inn Raleigh
Raleigh Holiday Inn
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#14 Romantic Hotel in Raleigh
#17 Family Hotel in Raleigh
#22 Business Hotel in Raleigh
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“Try to request a room away from the parking lot. The noise wasn't bad, but it was enough that we noticed it.”
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