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Catonsville, Maryland
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This hotel is very clean and well maintained. The staff was extremely friendly and personable. Check-in/Check-out was quick and efficient. 2-Bedroom suite was pricey for one night, but spacious and sufficient. Beds were comfortable. Room was clean. Hot buffet breakfast was well stocked: potatoes, eggs, sausage and breakfast sandwiches. Juice and coffee, pastries and muffins, fresh fruit and make-your-own waffles....

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Ken H, General Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Hi tix2travel, Thank you for sharing your comments about the Residence Inn Columbia. I will be sure to share your comments with our associates as they will motivate them to continue delivering exceptional customer service. I am so happy you and your family had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming your family back the next time your travels...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

I have stayed here multiple times for business in the area. Pros: Decent Breakfast with waffle makers Rooms are decent. Cons: Hotel backs up to busy state highway, so road noise may be an issue. No alcohol served during evening receptions. No hotel shuttle. Parking very tight in hotel lot. I have chosen to stay in the Arundel Mills area...

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Ken H, General Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Greetings GTech8794, Thanks for taking time to share your feedback on our hotel! I am so sorry to hear we were not able to meet and exceed all your expectations during your most recent stay. I recognize that we did not hit the mark, and hope you will give us another opportunity. Thank you again for sharing your feedback &...

Hopewell, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Wonderful and friendly staff. The room was clean and mattress very comfortable. Do reserve a room away from the Highway as once in a while trucks can be heard. Breakfast was typical fare but constantly refreshed. The coffee in the lobby was available what seems like round the clock and was very good. Definitely would recommend this Residence Inn. It...

Ken H, General Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Hi RUBMW, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Residence Inn Columbia on TripAdvisor. As a valued guest, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to our ability to continue...

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Stopped here on our driving vacation, heading home to Boston from Hilton Head. Great half-way stop and convenient to I-95, just off Route 100. Had a very nice stay and the staff was friendly. The complimentary breakfast was exceptionally good.

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Swansea, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We were in town for a bridal shower and were very happy with the layout and cleanliness of our room. We were able to enjoy long walks for exercise in surrounding neighborhoods. The hotel was quiet and the buffet breakfasts were wonderful. We can't say enough above the girls at the front desk. They were pleasant and helpful .

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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

The hotel is right off of MD 100, one of the older style Residence Inns. However renovations and upgrades have done a great job keeping the hotel relevant. The room was clean, but I did notice the bathroom cabinets looked like the 1980s style wooden cabinets we had in our first home. Nothing against the hotel but obviously a cost...

Thank Brandon L
David B, General Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Hi Brandon L, Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to review your stay! I am glad that you found our hotel to be clean and a convenient option for your commuting needs. Please reach out to us when booking your next reservation, we will be glad to block your reservation into a quiet...

Laurel, MD
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

My mom friends (in our early 40s) escape to this hotel at least once a year and always enjoy our stay. First, we had a 2 bedroom unit and I was allowed to check in about 2 hours early. The young lady at the front desk was extremely nice and helpful. It was an unusually warm Saturday in February so...

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

Front desk clerk super nice, gave us a suite. Super clean. Everything about the place is great, will be back. Nice to have a full kitchen so we cooked dinner😄 Pull out sofa was actually comfortable. Lots of hot water for 3 showers in the morning. Huge breakfast with lots of options so you could have a healthy meal with...

Thank nymets86
David B, General Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Hi Nymets86, Thank you so much for staying with us, and for reviewing your experience at your hotel. I am glad that you were able to enjoy the space and the perks that Residence Inn offers our guest, along with outstanding service from our award winning staff! We hope to see you again next time your travel plans call for...

New York
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Very clean and easy to get to. Gets busy on the weekends. Recommend you get a room away from the highway. Can get loud. Do not count on the pull out to sleep on. The mattress in the pull out was extremely poor and not able to sleep on. Free breakfast was decent. The television in the bedroom is too...

Thank F B
David B, General Manager at Residence Inn Columbia, responded to this review

Hi F B Thank you so much for staying with us, and for taking the time to write about your experience! I am glad to hear that you enjoyed our full complimentary hot buffet breakfast. Please accept my apologies for your experience with our pull out sofa bed. We will certainly inspecting the mattresses on our pull out sofa beds...

Reviewed 8 November 2015

I spent 6 nights here at the end of Oct. I cannot speak highly enough about the staff. I had a couple minor issues with my room and the housekeeping staff contacted maintenance for me when I mentioned the issues. The front desk staff was friendly, helpful and went above and beyond with any requests. I was looking for a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence Inn Columbia Maryland hotel is located 12 miles from the Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) and only thirty minutes to downtown Baltimore. This suburban Baltimore Maryland hotel allows easy access to Baltimore city's many attractions, including the Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore Inner Harbor, Orioles baseball at Camden Yards, Baltimore Ravens football and the National Aquarium. Designed for a stay of more than just a few nights, Residence Inn Columbia hotel guests can stretch out and relax in a suite that offers separate sleeping, living and dining areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Columbia

Address: 4950 Beaver Run Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Region: United States > Maryland > Ellicott City
Price Range: RM580 - RM950 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Columbia 3*
Number of rooms: 108
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn Columbia Hotel Ellicott City
Residence Inn Ellicott City
Ellicott City Residence Inn
Columbia Residence Inn
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“Was nice to have two separate rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles 317mindyl, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Due to traffic noise, stay away from the rooms next to the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles Nuttree, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles retreiver, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the highway. We had a handicapped accessible room which looked out onto an internal courtyard and was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles HappyTraveler1957, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you do have to stay here and are bothered by highway noise, be sure and request a room away from the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles Zawojska, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
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