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Whitten Inn University

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 424 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We were surprised to find this independent hotel at a fair price using a coupon book. The room was large and very clean. The bed was comfortable. The shower was very good. And wi-fi was very acceptable.

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Thank John M
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Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

Wonderful hotel and very accommodating to us and our pets! Frances hosts the best breakfast and very friendly. The room was clean and they made sure to place us on the bottom floor to make it easier to manage our pets since we were in town for a dog training playday.

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Pittsburg, Texas
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Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

If you are in Abilene, and you are on a budget, the Whitten inn by the Walmart is your best bet. There are plenty of food choices within walking distance. This hotel gets a lot of team sports and business travelers.

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Thank jerry b
Amarillo, Texas, United States
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Great place to stay always clean,bed & pillows are very comfortable very close to shopping stores & restaurants. The staff always go out of there way to accommodate us. We stay all the time it's our favorite place to stay when we go home to visit ,we always fill safe. i recommend this place for anyone sorry i could go... More 

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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Reviewed 8 March 2015

Had to stay over night because my truck broke down, gave me a non smokers room because the smokers room they tried to put me in was ABSOLUTELY nasty! Next morning at breakfast there was a HUGE CAT sitting on the table where people eat, and while I was eating my Texas shaped waffle, I felt water dripping behind me... More 

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Lenoir, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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.

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3 Thank Larry C
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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!!

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1 Thank Randy B
DeLeon TX
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
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... More 

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2 Thank Mary M
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 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

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1 Thank cingdad
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
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
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Whitten Inn University

Address: 1625 Texas Highway 351, Abilene, TX 79601
Region: United States > Texas > Abilene
Price Range: $101 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Whitten Inn University 2*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Whitten Inn University Hotel Abilene
Whitten Hotel Abilene
Whitten Hotel University
Whitten Inn University Abilene, Texas
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Abilene
#3 Family Hotel in Abilene
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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!”
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