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Whitten Inn University

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#12 of 37 Hotels in Abilene
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Lenoir, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 February 2015

The night we stayed here the receptionist was very unprofessional.I asked for a veterans discount and an AARP discount and was abruptly told that on this particular night there were no discounts of any kind .Price I paid for room was unreasonable compared to other places I have stayed.I would not recommend this hotel to anyone.

3Thank Larry C
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

First asked for a non smoking room. ( we are smokers ) was told that smokers should stay in a nice smoking room. NOT. Went back to front desk and asked to be moved, we were told because we entered the room we had to keep it or just check out!! Horrible hospitality!!

1Thank Randy B
DeLeon TX
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We stay at the Whitten Inn twice a year for business trips. This trip was not as pleasant as there were some rowdy & very loud workers staying behind & above our room. The night manager was aware but nothing was done. The hotel needs to consider more handicapped parking spaces than the one on each side. The first night...

2Thank Mary M
Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

had to stay overnite for part to come in for truck; stayed here and found staff very helpful and place to be very comfortable- across street from walmart and food- i would stay here again and would recommend it to fellow travellers price was fair for the accomadations too

1Thank cingdad
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We were moving across country & stopped at this less than average hotel. The next morning there were maintenance workers banging around making loud noise outside our door. My dog was scared & jumped on one of the men. The man wasn't hurt. 3 hours after leaving we were asked to come back with vaccination paperwork. We complied, next thing...

3Thank renehager1980
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Will NEVER stay here again, nor recommend. Spend a few extra bucks and stay somewhere, anywhere else. Your free breakfast is done as cheaply as possible. It also comes with rules. A sign is posted in the dining area that you can "ONLY have ONE banana" and you are NOT allowed to heat up your hard boiled egg (?). What...

1Thank AustinMidland
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Mr. Ralph checked my family into the hotel around 11:00pm. He was extremely helpful, courteous, professional and very polite!! The next morning there was a very nice lady overseeing the breakfast bar and she went out of the way to make my one year old son laugh. I will be back to this hotel for sure based on the excellent...

Thank Tyler H
Johnson City
Reviewed 30 December 2014

This Whitten is the real deal. It is still owned by the folks who started the company. Their focus on outstanding customer service is apparent when you walk in the lobby. We were greeted with a smile and a can do attitude. We requested a room on the first floor and they accommodated us. The room is no frills but...

Thank rcmerrittjr
Deming, United States
Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

Just have to say that since my car broke down got stuck here I looked for hotels and the Whitten offered the best rate in town and gotta say it was worth it and more definitely a place I would recommend.

Thank Gabriel O
Reviewed 19 December 2014

The staff are very friendly, are concerned with your needs. The rooms could use some updating, but they are clean and nice. No complaints. Will stay here again if ever in the area. Internet is real high speed unlike others that claim to have high speed internet. There are plenty of places to eat within walking distance. Very satisfied.

Thank TK K

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Whitten Inn University

Address: 1625 Texas Highway 351, Abilene, TX 79601
Region: United States > Texas > Abilene
Price Range: $108 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Whitten Inn University 2*
Number of rooms: 163
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“Room 101 was great - close to the office/breakfast. Faces main street, but I never heard anything.”
 of 5 bubbles 781judiths, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms that face the parking are convenient”
 of 5 bubbles 236JB236, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“travel an extra few feet to nearby hotel!!”
 of 5 bubbles lisa642016, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Stacia”
 of 5 bubbles lesliem881, 6 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Try a neighbouring hotel instead!”
 of 5 bubbles M4369QDstephend, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
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