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Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area Hotel

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Concord, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Cleanest Suites Ever Stellar Award Winning Customer Service Simply Awesome presented by Lee Kerr, Front Office Manager, etc. Hotel Staff overall. He went above a beyond the call of duty to show me a room upfront and from there I made my decision to stay at this location. He was very Professional and stated you are going to Love...

Thank Ingrid N
Niskayuna, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had to book last minute due to inclement weather, and Candlewood Suites provided the best hotel experience yet in the Wake Forest area. I've stayed in several of the nearby hotels, but Candlewood's staff took extra care to make sure that my stay was comfortable and complete. They were always ready to help with a smile....

Thank bluespirit1993
Manassas, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here recently while in town attending a funeral. Normally, we travel with our dog but their pet policies are a little much ($75/night per pet!, seriously?!). Thankfully, we had a pet sitter available. We arrived, checked in a little early. Front desk staff (Hope) was efficient, helpful and seemed genuinely interested in her job. The room itself was...

1Thank Suzanne H
Waynesville, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff could not have been nicer. Everything was super clean. The kitchen was very well stocked. The location is so convenient and remarkably quiet given the busy street and shopping area surrounding it. We only stayed 2 nights, but I think a longer stay would still have been very comfortable.

Thank Glenna Y
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Clean, large rooms. Great location for Wake Forest and area food and shopping. I had a miscommunication with the staff and they were quick to resolve the matter and made sure it was to my satisfaction. The room had a kitchenette with full fridge and microwave. Seem to be everything we needed for the 2 nights we stayed. Great price,...

Thank SCFishTravels
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I had family coming into town and they needed somewhere to stay so I was suggested this hotel. Can I just say, "what an awesome and amazing stay!" The staff was so friendly and so helpful to our every needs. My family is very picky and only like quality and that is what they received and left very satisfied. The...

Thank MarvellousMar
Reviewed 30 November 2016

This establishment needs a course in employee training and sanitation ASAP. Stayed here for a week, watching unskilled employees vanish nearly daily. Whenever i needed assistance it seemed every employee was "new" or "just started" which proved frustrating. on top of that, be careful of any food or beverage they sell at this establishment. i purchased expired milk and other...

2Thank KyleMillerlll
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area Hotel, responded to this review

Dear KyleMillerlll, Thank you for taking the time to put in your comments about the Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area, NC. I know it can be very frustrating to speak to someone who you expect to know the ins and outs of the establishment they are working for and not get any concrete answers, and for this to happen...

Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Large rooms set up for two people, including dishes (2 of each plates, dishes, silverware etc....could use a couple more) full size dishwasher, refrigerator and microwave, 2 burner stove top but no oven. Room temperatures are energy-saving controlled, turn off when out of room, go no lower than 65 degrees. We miss not having any luggage racks. Comfortable king size...

Thank john and linda h
cwswfteam, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John and Linda H, Thank you for taking the time to give our lovely Candlewood Suites Wake Forest a generous review. We thank you for fully recognizing our Candlewood Suites extended stay brand. Your detailed description is very apt of our hotel and its long term guests. Our hotel provides a home away from home environment for all of...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We requested an accessible room as I need grab bars for getting in and out of shower. The only grab bar was OUTSIDE of the slippery bathtub on the outside wall. The standard height toilet had no grab bar and the seat was broken, so it went side to side. It was obvious an attempt had been made to fix...

Thank Wendy K
cwswfteam, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Wendy K, Thank you for taking the time to provide our wonderful hotel with a review. We thank you for your generous feedback. Our ADA suites are built to IHG, North Carolina & Federal compliance standards. Thank you for recognizing our wonderful hotel and our team members. Your words motivate us to always go above and beyond to provide...

Wake Forest, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Our Apt flooded from the storm and we had to stay here for a week during repairs. It was a great place. Everything was very clean and customer service was awesome. Would recommend this to everyone coming this way!

Thank tasparker123
cwswfteam, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area Hotel, responded to this review

Dear tasparker123 Thank you for your wonderful five-starred review of our hotel. We are ecstatic to know that you experienced an excellent stay at our lovely Candlewood Suites Wake Forest. Thank you for recognizing members of our Heart of the House and Front Desk. Your kind words give us the motivation to keep doing what we do best - strive...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover all that the beautiful town of Wake Forest has to offer at the convenient, comfortable all new extended stay Candlewood Suites Wake Forest. You are at the heart of everything, shopping, dining, entertainment and the arts. Only a short drive from the capital city, Raleigh, N.C. and 25 miles from RDU Airport. You will spend less time in traffic and more time doing what you came to Wake Forest to do. We are strategically located off of HWY US 1 and HWY 98. Whether you are coming to Wake Forest for business or just for leisure, your room at the extended stay Candlewood Suites Wake Forest is your personal retreat. You'll have room to work, relax and make the most of your day. Amenities such as free high-speed Internet, work center, plush towels and luxurious bedding mean every night is a great night and every day starts right. The best of Wake Forest is waiting for you at the Candlewood Suites Wake Forest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area Hotel

Address: 12050 Retail Dr, Wake Forest, NC 27587-7353
Region: United States > North Carolina > Wake Forest
Price Range: $135 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 81
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“Great Room no matter your location in this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles IngridN755, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“They allow pets as well, you can request pet rooms, smoking or non-smoking rooms. The staff are very helpful to meet all your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles tasparker123, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We needed smoking and believe all smoking rooms were on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles aanitamiller, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms facing the parking lot have a beautiful sunset view.”
 of 5 bubbles 697suec, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request some distance from children, unless you don't mind the occasional frolicker.”
 of 5 bubbles eamagine, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
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