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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

I was put up in this place for work, I didn't choose it. The room was terribly dated. Awful bed/pillows. Had to have been decades old mattress. The bathroom however was clean, and neat. Continental breakfast consisted of coffee. Horribly rude manager was placing a small box of donuts in fridge. This was at 7:30 am. I asked if he...

Thank Brian C
Pelham, Alabama
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have stayed here several times over the past four years and for the price, you cannot get a better deal. Our rooms have always been clean and quiet. Yes, it's dated, but it's a great deal compared to other choices in the area. The employees are always so nice and accommodating. We'll be back!

Thank pelhamqueen
Peachtree City, Georgia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Not only is the University Inn subpar, but the staff is extremely rude! The manager "Mike" has forever ruined me on ever staying at the hotel again. There are not many hotel options in Jacksonville, AL, but you are better off sleeping in your car.

Thank Jayme M
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Reviewed 23 October 2016

By far, this has been the worst hotel I have ever stayed at. I had to stay at this hotel since I was working in the nearby area, and all other hotels were booked through Talladega weekend. Staying at the University Inn is like taking a trip back in time 30 years ago because nothing has changed since then. The...

3Thank panda456
Miramar Beach, Florida
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Late checkin was smooth. Room was old but clean. Beds were comfortable. Good water pressure, hot water, low shower head. Breakfast options are juice/donuts/muffin. Pool ok but area deteriorating. Grounds appeared kept. Price was right when all we needed was to get a few hours rest.

Thank Keith L
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I stayed here on a Fri/Sat nite. Booking was easy and the price was reasonable. I'm surprised, no, shocked by the very unfavorable reviews especially with regard to cleanliness. My room was perfectly clean and there was no problem with noise that some reported. The bed was comfortable and the room was a nice size. The wi-fi signal was strong...

Thank wspice
Palmer, Tennessee
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Nasty nasty nasty. Three couples stayed. Our room had Hugh dead roaches on the floor and even though we requested no room service they entered our room and didn't bother to vacuum up the roaches. One of the other couples had toe nails in their sheets. The other couple had to ask for a different room because their room was...

Thank Hnlayne4634
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Attentive staff, and the pool was nice, but this place is in bad need of renovation. No longer what I would consider a two-star motel. It provided the basics -- a good shower, and air conditioning -- but I think we'll splurge on the Hampton Inn next time.

1Thank theinze01
Ohatchee, Alabama
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

This place was horrible we were kept up all night by people arguing and fighting inside and outside the room police were called the other quest were allowed to stay blood spatter on the wall were someone had been using drugs and not cleaned holes burnt in the sheets and bedspread complimentary breakfast ha stale donuts if u want to...

2Thank Brandi T
Ellijay, Georgia
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Just out on a weekend ride about and decided to stay in Jacksonville. The university Inn was a good choice. Very clean, dated but very functional. Accommodating and very friendly staff and manager. Had a slight problem with the TV and was very promptly fixed. WIFI very strong in the room and was a fast connection. The breakfast is coffee,...

1Thank Jake153r

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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 )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about University Inn

Address: 1530 Pelham Road South, Jacksonville, AL 36265
Region: United States > Alabama > Jacksonville
Price Range: $86 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — University Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 65
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“Rooms on the one-level side are very quiet and away from the pool.”
pelhamqueen, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get the Hilton Honors app and you can choose your room the day before. Room 101 was handy for cyclists.”
suefV9127AS, 25 May 2015 | Read review
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