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Extended Stay America - Durham - University - Ivy Creek Blvd.

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Orange City, Florida
Reviewed 28 December 2014

This is a very nice property and it is a shame that it is not better taken care of. To start with, we requested and were given a "non-smoking" room. Upon entering the room it reeked of fresh cigar. A damaged smoke detector was found on the kitchen counter with fresh ashes in the bathroom sink and a partially smoked...

Thank DaveT360
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Absolutely atrocious service. There is no room service indeed. Some lights not working, one of the toilets is getting flooded. Been following up with front desk, who are extremely rude. Staying here for a few days for my business, but definitely will not recommend to anyone. Absolute mess and pathetic. Would have given ZERO rating, if it were available.

1Thank ProdyotBiswas
Reviewed 20 November 2014

HORRIFIC. Arrived at 4:30 pm, no sheets on bed, pillows/blanket/bedspread all thrown in floor in corner of room. After calling the desk - advised they had no sheets to fit a queen bed, brought king sheets to try and wrap around mattress. No hairdryer at all, not even from desk. Desk attendant laughed when I askef for a hair dryer....

1Thank DLKVU
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Terrible. I would never stay here again. Total review of zero. This was a very bad experience. I do not know how a chain could operate under the circumstances. I think I will report this to the hotels boards and the better business bureau.

1Thank Phil R
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Welcoming and pleasantly better than i expected. Excellent value with awesome staff. Byo breakfast, though....the one provided needed more variety and condiments.... Over all, i was comfortable, slept like a baby, and had every need met with a smile. Felt almost..idk..neighborly.

Thank bluejoy55
Reviewed 7 October 2014

I reserved a non-smoking room but was given a smoking room. Had the guy at the desk bothered to ask, I could have been given a non-smoking room because the place had plenty of vacancies. It took 2 requests and many hours to finally get cups and glasses so I could at least get a drink of water. I find...

Burlington, NC
Reviewed 24 August 2014

This is the worst hotel I have ever been to! Went with a group of ladies for one night. The rooms smelled bad, one room had burn marks on the pillow case and a blood statin. My room was by the trash dump, awful smell along with a bug walking acroos the floor that my friend killed. Her room had...

1Thank KPBurlington
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Thank you Jackie for making our stay great! I will back because of Jackie. We used a coupon and were satisfied with the room and service. The walls are thin so we asked to be put away from other people.

1Thank 360Golden
Pinson, Alabama
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Room had fleas and spiders; was musty smelled like smoke even though non smoking room. House keeping inconsistent clamed had cleaned room when didn't, date for room cleaning kept changing. TV channels limited to 20 stations. Had to buy my own supplies to clean my bathroom. Mold in the toilet and tub. No oven just stove top even though bragged...

Thank A P
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Front office line-staff committed to problem solving. Cable stations need to be upgraded. Surprisely, this hotel did not have a complete lineup of basic cable channels. Too many reboot interruptions too. Door-to-door transportation to the hospital is very convenient.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Extended Stay America - Durham - University - Ivy Creek Blvd.

Address: 1920 Ivy Creek Blvd, Durham, NC 27707-3455 (Formerly Homestead Studio Suites)
Region: United States > North Carolina > Durham
Price Range: $82 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Extended Stay America - Durham - University - Ivy Creek Blvd. 2.5*
Number of rooms: 137
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“They have a variety of rooms to chose from and is close to food store, pharmacy , movie theatre and shopping center”
wlinda08, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“As to see the room first, to assess its state of disrepair and whether or not it has been cleaned.”
  • Flithy cracked tiles in the shower.
  • Faucet missing components, creating a well of slime.
  • Most buttons missing from the telephone...bizarre!
  • Bag of trash and soiled towels greets me on arrival in my room.
GHJohn, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try another hotel”
tlawwill, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I suggest 2nd floor in the back as they are quieter,”
252wardw, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms with parking right outside your door are most convenient.”
815jiml, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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