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Reviewed 29 October 2012

Be advised. You could fit a whole animal through the crack under the door, at least! Also, the "actual size" make up remover pads seem to have been removed from our amenities. The diagonally folded Kleenex that separated the cups from the dresser made me feel that they were applying some effort, but after trying to fold one from the...

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christudor, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent posting. We appreciate the feedback on your stay. I sincerely apologize for your experience. We will be addressing your comments about the Kleenex and make up remover pads. We do have a solution available for parking issue that is available from our front desk. I encourage you to visit us again. The hotel is an...

Seattle
Reviewed 5 September 2012

The facility is kept very clean. Bathrooms are shared but people are courteous so no big deal. Great location. Most comfortable bed and pillow I've slept on in a motel. Slept like a baby.

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2Thank Charles W
Los Gatos
Reviewed 20 August 2012

I booked the College Inn online and I was a little skeptical about staying there because it was so inexpensive. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The room was small but it was clean, comfortable and really quite quaint. OK, so the bathrooms and showers were down the hall. We didn't mind a bit. The breakfast was really good....

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Reviewed 29 April 2012

Good location if you are wanting to stay In the U-district. A really friendly place, nice breakfast included and great value

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2012

This hotel advertises itself as European; but with bathrooms down the hall it's more basic than that. Hotel was realtively clean and neat, but old with with worn out furnishings. The price is right, the location great but old and old fashioned.

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christudor, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your posting. We are always interested in your thoughts and appreciate the feedback. This Spring we are making improvements to the property's decor but keeping our historic charm.

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 13 March 2012

I've stayed at The College Inn several times over the years and my experience has gradually gone from pretty good to horrible. I stayed there a few weeks ago and should have insisted on my money back (which I've never done) because it was so bad. When I arrived at 10:00 the clerk met me at the door, shoved the...

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christudor, Owner at The College Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your posting. We appreciate any and all feedback. We find your experience unacceptable. As you noted in your posting you have stayed with us several times over the years and this is not up to our commitment to quality. I sincerely apologize for your experience. We guarantee our commitment to a positive guest experience and would like...

vancouver
Reviewed 22 September 2011

This hotel is a great place to stay if you are planning on hanging around Seattle's University District. We went for a concert and the hotel's location was ideal. Lots of restaurants and bars in the area. The hotel itself is clean.The rooms are well appointed; however, all rooms on a floor share common washrooms, which is a definite minus....

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 3 September 2011

My husband and I arrive to The College Inn and we loved it from the first moment. It was just like going back in time! While we were waiting for 3pm (checking time) we went to the bar around the corner to have a beer and something to eat... great place!! Went back to the Inn, and checking was easy.......

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The College Inn

Address: 4000 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105-6209
Region: United States > Washington > Seattle > University District
Price Range: ₹ 4,873 - ₹ 10,558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — The College Inn 1*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Try to avoid room 107 which has junk furniture and a ceiling cord for the fan which is impossible to reach.”
 of 5 bubbles gibbo1956, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The area is noisy because you are right off the campus and there is abar in the basement of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles LAT1956, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“No Idea. I loved my room.”
 of 5 bubbles alexiso350, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If I had to be in that neighborhood again I'd spend another $75-$100 for a decent room”
 of 5 bubbles davebD1385JT, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I asked for a street view room to keep an eye on the car.”
  • Fire-rated doors to each room
  • Showers
  • Women's shower area
  • Women's bathroom.  Showers are to the right.
  • Single room with twin bed
 of 5 bubbles 878hs, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
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