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“Sufficient but needs improvement.”
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Rodeway Inn
Ranked #29 of 35 Hotels in Tuscaloosa
Knoxville, Tennessee
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Sufficient but needs improvement.”
Reviewed 23 October 2011

Stayed over the weekend of TN/AL football game so prices were close to $200 and everywhere is sold out- This was last option and not altogether a bad choice. Young lady that checked me in was uber helpful and even helped me carry bags to my room!! For a busy weekend like that there definitely needs to be more than 1 front desk person though. My room was quiet, breakfast was sufficient and had a small hot buffet, and everything seemed to be very clean. My biggest complaint was this hotel is not Sleep Inn anymore- it has been changed to Rodeway Inn and I drove around for half an hour looking for Sleep Inn- No one called to inform me of this and I did not appreciate that. If your going to change the name and signs, please let the guest know AHEAD of time!!

Room Tip: I got a non smoking room and wouldnt sleep anywhere else! You can definitely tell that people are sm...
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  • Stayed October 2011, travelled solo
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Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2011

This place reeks of cigarrette smoke- management was less than willing to provide comfort- bad experience here- go down the road. They don't care about the customer.

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled as a couple
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2 Thank JamesCrow87
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Chicago, Illinois
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70 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2011

We stayed at this property a few years ago and felt it was adequate for our needs-reasonable price for a good night's sleep while taking care of family business nearby. This visit however did not meet our expectations. The hotel is very run down. Our room contained extremely out dated furniture which was dirty. The mattresses were lumpy, the linens were scratchy. We chose a handicapped room. The bathroom was large but the tub/shower was inaccessible to the handicapped person in our group because it was a standard tub. The only handicap accomodations in the bathroom was the bars next to the toilet. The hair dryer literally looked like it was made around 1960 and was broken. The carpeting was filthy. This trip was unexpected and this hotel was the only Choice property that had rooms available due to a huge UA event. Therefore we just went to bed and checked out the next day to find another motel.

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled as a couple
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1 Thank cbringdrvr
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Birmingham, Alabama
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2010

If you are looking for the best combination of a clean room, courteous staff, and price, this is the place to stay in Tuscaloosa.

  • Stayed October 2010, travelled on business
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1 Thank Sabanized
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Muscle Shoals, Alabama
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41 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2010

The staff was super friendly and responsive to our needs. The only negative we had
was the phone was dirty in our room. Everything else was clean and had a good
smell to the room. The continental breakfast was very good and the people running it
were very attentive to the breakfast and kept it well stocked. I would definitley stay
there again when in Tuscaloosa.

  • Stayed September 2010, travelled as a couple
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1 Thank bamarph1952
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Mobile, Alabama
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 November 2009

I've stayed at this hotel a number of times, and was sad to see the bad reviews considering I have had no issues myself. The hotel is on the older side, but well kept, and I have yet to have issues with anything working. Breakfast has been upgraded this year to include eggs, and "You make it" waffles in addition to the typical Sleep Inn spread. The workout room is a little small, but functional. The addition of a TV is nice. The rooms are still in need of a little updating, but to be honest I have not found another hotel in the area that is better for the price.

  • Stayed September 2009, travelled on business
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1 Thank Rivieracadman
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Cincinnati
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62 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2009

We really liked our room here, and thought it was a good value. It is as clean as new, not a "remodel," and we liked that it was not on top of the interstate, yet conveniently by it--and bout 4-5 miles from all of the Univ of Ala activity. The staff was pretty businesslike, and the place seemed to be filled up with contractors who liked unwinding with beer by the pool under our window, which, being day-owls, we didn't care for. The cleanliness of the room, the newness of the facility and the convenience of its location make this a safe bet if you're passing through Tuscaloosa.

  • Stayed June 2009, travelled with family
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1 Thank ChessyCincinnati
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Additional Information about Rodeway Inn

Property: Rodeway Inn
Address: 4300 Skyland Blvd E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-4712 (Formerly Sleep Inn)
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Region: United States > Alabama > Tuscaloosa
Amenities:
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #29 of 35 Hotels in Tuscaloosa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Sleep Inn Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa Sleep Inn

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