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Reviewed 21 May 2015

Room was very clean. Beds were comfortable and staff very friendly!!! Breakfast bar the next morning had a great variety of items!! Free Wifi. Very accomodating to people that are needing to be at hospital very early in the morning.

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4Thank Tina G
Oakton, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Rooms are clean and decent size, bedding OK. Baths are really small and minimal toiletries are provided. Provided breakfast is the most basic continental out there. No food service on site - and nothing close by. Only plus is it's location to U of K medical center - but that's also a disadvantage when the sirens come rolling in during...

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UniversityInnHotel, Public Relations Manager at University Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are currently renovating our rooms and bathrooms; and our wifi system has recently been updated. We do provide a fresh, delicious complimentary continental breakfast and coffee, as advertised on our website that includes assorted breads and pastries, muffins, fresh fruit, cereal, yogurt and juice. We do not have kitchen or restaurant services on site...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

Our room was standard sized with the normal amenities of TV, hair dryer, iron, coffee maker, fridge, etc. There's a vanity mirror outside the bathroom, which made it easier to get ready in the morning. The carpet near the bathroom smelled moldy though. Our room couldn't seem to warm up despite setting the thermostat up higher. But the bed was...

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1Thank Hydien
Prestonsburg, Kentucky
Reviewed 12 February 2015

We had to be at the hospital , for a surgery. They held our room, gave us extra blankets, extra pillows , they were so good about every thing. We had extra family come , they offered us a cot , nothing extra . The room was large , the beds were clean and sooo soft. It smelled clean and...

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2Thank Theresa Akers B
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Landing after a horrible trip through snow and delays, I was additionally LOST in the city in a rental car with no heat. The trip from a horror movie. KEVIN was at the front desk. He calmed me on my call and directed me to the hotel, gave me a room (even though I was a day early...), and comforted...

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2Thank KatDavidson316
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 4 February 2015

We stayed here for one night on a long trip. I booked this through a third-party site, so I would have preferred something closer to the interstate. That said, if you have business downtown or at UK, this would be an ideal location! The property itself was just average. It's showing its age a bit, but it is far from...

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Columbia, SC
Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

This is a good hotel with nice and friendly staff at a reasonable price. Excellent location, in UK campus and close to keeneland. Breakfast options can be improved. Overall, it was a good experience and I would certainly consider staying here again.

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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

Great place. Close to UK Chandler Hospital. Shuttle runs from hospital aand clinic to hotel which is very convenient!! Everyone nice and friendly. Family atmosphere. There are numerous restaurants that deliver and the list is at the check in counter.

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Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 3 October 2014

The location to campus is great. Can't say lot about the facility, but it is clean. Due to the location it's a bit noisy. The staff are pleasant and efficient. If I was booking my own accommodations to Lexington this would not be on my list. The physical separation of the two buildings is a hindrance.

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1Thank Robert D
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 19 September 2014

This is an excellent choice if being on the UK campus is your number one priority. The location is right on campus. However, this drives the price up a little to a whole lot depending on University activities. The rooms are clean but somewhat dated, the beds are comfortable, the lobby is very nice and there is convenient parking. The...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The University Inn offers unique amenities at a value price. We are the closest hotel to the University Of Kentucky Medical Center and Commonwealth Stadium. We offer single, double and king bedded rooms and suites and are a completely non-smoking facility. Special pricing is available for AAA, AARP, groups and medically related stays. We are your home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about University Inn Hotel

Address: 1229 S Limestone at Waller Ave, Lexington, KY 40503
Region: United States > Kentucky > Lexington
Price Range: $161 - $342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — University Inn Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 92
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“if you like to open the shades or curtains ask for a second floor”
 of 5 bubbles blairdl1960, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There was an appliance (something like a wine cooler ) which said it was NOT a refrigerator.”
 of 5 bubbles DawnaLeighW, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Floor two or three in the main building would be quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles BobE647, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“get in the main building”
 of 5 bubbles kencN1180EE, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“In bad weather, try to stay in main building.”
 of 5 bubbles Danielle619, 11 Feb 2016 | Read review
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