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Hollywood, South Carolina
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My visit to Waterford was unique. I stayed for 2 weeks with my little dog. We were put in the far back wing with the contractors that stay for extended periods as well. Although the room interiors are very dark and in need of updating, I found mine to be quite comforting. If you like bright, super clean rooms, you... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't write negative reviews but I couldn't let it go. I should have known when I checked in and the front desk lady was very rude that it would set the tone for the stay . The room had an odd odor. It was like a mix of dampness and smoke. When I uncovers the bed I noticed stains... More 

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West Babylon, New York
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for one night and everything was smooth. Lady at front desk was very nice and check in was pretty quick. Room was nice, again it was just me but I had the essentials comfy bed, fridge the heat worked and the room was spacious. Price was right I would stay here again if I am ever up... More 

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Albany, New York
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Stayed at Waterford Estates recently to attend a Notre Dame football game. The hotel needs some updating and a good cleaning for sure. The staff was very friendly and have nothing but good things to say about that part of the stay. We had a leak in the ceiling right over our bed, which started in the early morning hours... More 

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Carla W, Front Office Manager at Waterford Estates Lodge South Bend, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with the Tripadvisor community. I am sorry that you experienced a leaky ceiling in your room. I am happy that we were able to take care of the problem and make the situation satisfactory for you. Thank you again for your comments, and we hope you will decide to stay... More 

Michigan
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Pros: Proximity to campus, big rooms, friendly staff, priced well. Cons: Lack of cleanliness, thin walls. I booked at the Waterford Estates Lodge SB after having visited a friend who was lodging there and really liking her room. The hotel itself looks like it is possibly undergoing a bit of upgrading and doesn't look like much outside. The grounds and... More 

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Pennsauken, New Jersey
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

The staff was very friendly and the rooms were in good shape and clean. The breakfast on weekends is good but during the week it is bagels and toast, with juices and coffee. The building could use some updating but overall we had a good experience here.

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Sandy Hook, Mb
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

An old hotel that needs a lot of TLC...although must have been impressive at one time. Lobby smelled kind of moldy, and no one was at the front desk for some time. When staff did appear they were friendly and helpful with directions for the area. Rooms were clean, but bed's worn out....beetles??? in room. Restaurant not open three nights... More 

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Yakima, Washington
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Stayed for convention in July, 2016. Totally awesome staff. Would do anything they were asked. Manager, Tom, was involved in all aspects of running the hotel...really dedicated. Hotel was laid out differently due to expansions but the staff made up for many things.

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Vancouver, Washington
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13 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a family wedding as the bride had arranged a block of rooms for $99. Not a bad deal, but not the greatest price for the little annoying things that put us in a bad mood. We were welcomed warmly, checked in extra early, no problem. The room itself was large enough but lighting poor and one... More 

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

As Coordinator of the convention, I worked closely with the management and they were friendly, eager to meet our every need, and went over and above to make sure all the needs were met. Couldn't have been more pleased with the meeting rooms, meal functions, delicious food, and overall care in taking care of the delegation.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated near the airport, in South Bend, this hotel is close to St. Mary's College, Hesburgh Library, and University of Notre Dame. Also nearby are Snite Museum and Basilica of the Sacred Heart. PLEASE NOTE: The indoor pool will be closed from July 27- August 7. Waterford Estates Lodge features an indoor/outdoor pool(seasonal) and spa. Other amenities include a complimentary continental breakfast, complimentary wireless Internet access. The Bend Pub & Grill is open for dinner Wednesday-Saturday starting at 4pm. Guestrooms have refrigerators,microwaves,air conditioning,and complimentary wireless Internet access. Minimum check-in age is 21. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterford Estates Lodge South Bend

Address: 52890 SR 933 North, South Bend, IN 46637 (Formerly Ramada Inn - South Bend)
Region: United States > Indiana > South Bend
Price Range: RM342 - RM596 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waterford Estates Lodge South Bend 3*
Number of rooms: 200
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Waterford Estate Hotel
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“Some rear wing rooms have extra door leading directly outside to the parking lot. VERY convenient for pets & access to your vehicle.”
 of 5 bubbles 853karlac, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from indoor pool for a quieter room.”
 of 5 bubbles roxanneprue, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you want a window room that looks outside specify, mine looked at a inside wall.”
 of 5 bubbles mhcl2016, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“Chose a room for your needs; as a family or couple or single.”
 of 5 bubbles johnsN8643QZ, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room near the front of the property (by the lobby).”
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