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Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City

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Reviewed 18 July 2015

Centrally located, free parking, outdoor pool and the possibility for buffet breakfast: these are all on my list for acceptable hotels in summertime. Front desk people were friendly, rooms spacious and bathroom also OK. First night the hotel was run out of soap (....) but next night soap arrived. So an OK hotel - but nothing special about it.

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RLHSaltLake S, Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear Roarmaag, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at our hotel. I'm sorry there was an issue with amenities, I'm glad they were able to provide them to you the next day. We will be doing some updates later this year and our bathrooms will be updated. Thank you again for taking your time and we...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Everything was surprisingly awesome. The staff working there were helpful and friendly. The room that we booked was on the bottom floor near the door so we had easy access to come and go. The room was remodeled and the bed was very comfortable. The bathroom was older but everything was clean and worked well. The lobby was exceptionally nice...

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RLHSaltLake S, Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear Leigh C, Thank you so much for staying with us, I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and you felt like you were at a resort!!! I know exactly who your Room Attendant was, she is fantastic, I'm glad she was assigned to your room. Thank you again and we can't wait to have you stay with us again!...

Belen, New Mexico
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Loved the hotel. The area. Loved they had bikes we borrowed to ride downtown. Free shuttle. BUT Felt slighted as we rented a King Suite. There was no tv in the sitting area when we arrived. We were there Friday through Thursday. We notified them upon check in. It took them over 4 days to get the TV set up,...

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RLHSaltLake S, General Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear Janet S, I am sorry that we were unable to provide a television for the parlor part of your suite. We are working hard to procure replacement units to ensure all of the TVs are exactly where our guests expect them to be. Thank you for sharing your comments. Paul

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I stayed here for two nights earlier this week. After reading many other reviews, I asked if there were any renovated rooms available when I checked in. Despite being fairly full (and most other downtown hotels being sold out this week due to multiple large functions), they were able to place me in renovated tower room. The room was clean,...

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RLHSaltLake S, General Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear Mandy_735, My apologies for the lack of water upon check in, we thought we clearly communicated this to our guests and it is obvious that we were wrong. There is nothing more frustrating than not being able to wash up after a long, arduous day of travel, and our front desk staff can certainly relate to that! As I...

Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

I usually stay at another downtown hotel but the entire city was 90%+ booked this week. Red lion was close and priced right so I checked in for a 4-night stay. Front desk staff customer service was poor. Elevator dirty and stinky. Room was ok but I noticed a couple small flying bugs. Went to sleep. Morning was a nightmare....

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RLHSaltLake S, General Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear Jesse W, My apologies for the issues you experienced during your stay! To say that I am disappointed in the poor quality of your experience is an understatement. We are using your comments as a training tool for our team to improve and ensure our staff does its utmost to address problems and deliver the product and service our...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

I read the very mixed reviews and came here with some trepidation. On the positive side : The rooms in the Tower wing were clean. The location is close to public transportation. On the negative side: WiFi was been a problem. It doesn't always work. The staff by the front desk smile when they talk to you but don't really...

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RLHSaltLake S, General Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear marc s, I am pleased that your room was clean and our location convenient for your needs. The engineering team is investigating the durability and overall performance of our wireless internet system to ensure it is a positive experience for our guests. My apologies that the front desk staff was not more attentive during your interactions at the desk...

Welling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2015

we had both good and bad service. The young lads who took our luggage and served us at breakfast were great, the rest were disinterested and hotel seems confused. If you look on the website there are 2 food menus and wine on offer. When you get there it is very different. Only one menu exists (Harry's) for both bar...

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RLHSaltLake S, General Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear hammeretteWelling, While I am pleased to hear that some of our staff took good care of you upon arrival, it is obvious that we have some room for improvement in the restaurant and lounge. Our leadership team is reviewing our content and verbiage regarding hours of operations, state liquor laws, etc. to ensure that we comply with these rules...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Checked in, given a room who's location was good but it wasn't made up. Back to reception to inform them ( house keeping couldn't possible change their schedule and sort the room out for an arrived guest) and request a quiet room. Arrived at room right by ice machine thumping away. Back to reception again and third time lucky, but...

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RLHSaltLake S, General Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear Baboonarms, Wow! My apologies for the many shortcomings you experienced. While we are not perfect, I am shocked and disappointed by the numerous failures of our team to get your stay turned around. We value all of our guests, but obviously, we failed to convey this sentiment to you and your party. Thank you for taking the time to...

Utah
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

My stay here was ok for a quick night uptown. The rooms were fairly nice. I didn't get to see much of the premises due to it being so quick but they do have free parking and a quaint little diner below. They also have free wifi. I liked how they had a small counter besides the bathroom that was...

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RLHSaltLake S, General Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear blackstetz, Thank you for your feedback! We look forward to seeing you during your next trip to Salt Lake. Paul

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

My husband has stayed here in the past and even he was shocked how much its gone downhill. During our 4 day stay and 2 rooms we experienced the following. Rude clerk upon check in, blood on shower curtain and back of door/door jam, broken/gross toilet lid, non working air for 2days of 100+, non working microwave, no hot water...

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RLHSaltLake S, General Manager at Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City, responded to this review

Dear Letsgonow65, I am disappointed to hear that a member of our staff was rude and that there were serious housekeeping deficiencies in your room. We are in the business of providing clean rooms and friendly service, but obviously failed in both regards. I will personally share your comments with our team to ensure that we learn from these mistakes...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of Utah's state capitol, our downtown Salt Lake City hotel is ideal for groups of urban adventurers or intrepid solo travelers-anyone looking to experience the area like an SLC native. Welcome to the brand new Hotel RL Salt Lake City. Guests can make themselves at home with our great on-site amenities and satisfy their wanderlust with the sights and sounds of the city. Grab a cup of artisanal coffee from the on-site Victrola Coffee Roasters and help yourself to a free bike rental for an eco-friendly way to explore nearby attractions. Uniquely positioned near Temple Square, our hotel in Salt Lake City offers unrivaled access to this thriving city. Discover the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, check out the views from the Ensign Peak Hiking Trail, or learn about the cosmos at Clark Planetarium. In the evening you can catch a show at the Living Stage, our recently launched on-site venue featuring local artists and performers. Sit back and swap stories with other guests while you enjoy the laid-back atmosphere. These unique facilities, along with our prime location and comfortable accommodations, make Hotel RL an ideal starting point for your Salt Lake City adventure. THE LIVING STAGE From lectures to performances to hands-on demonstrations, the Living Stage at Hotel RL invites people from all walks of life to share their knowledge and passion for community awareness, health, creativity, and innovation. Designed to ignite conversations and promote a deeper understanding of the world around us, The Living Stage incorporates authors, artists, musicians, community leaders, local start-ups and more. PROJECT WAKE-UP-CALL We believe everyone deserves to sleep with a roof over his or her head. That's why we started Project Wake Up Call, a philanthropic initiative to help end homelessness one new hotel opening at a time. Learn more about Project Wake Up Call and our Salt Lake City partner: The Road Home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City

Address: 161 W 600 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2702
Region: United States > Utah > Salt Lake City
Price Range: ₹ 6,188 - ₹ 17,066 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel RL By Red Lion Salt Lake City 3*
Number of rooms: 394
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Salt Lake City Red Lion
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