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Residence Inn Waco

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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very nice and accommodating hotel. The staff was kind and considerate Terry at the front desk was very pleasant and joyful. I would very highly recommend staying here. The hotel is conveniently located by the Baylor campus. This was a pleasant experience.

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2 Thank joseph n
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Joe, Thank you for your kind words. We will pass on this review to Terry as well as the rest of our staff. Thanks again for staying with us at the Residence Inn Waco, and we hope to see you again on your future trips to Waco. Kind Regards, Brittany W. General Manager More 

Ohio
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21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed on a Wednesday night and had a great complimentary meal catered by Outback and a good assortment of free drinks. The manager (Brittany) was super friendly! Next day the breakfast was wonderful including waffles and breakfast tacos. Room was clean, stylish and comfortable. Best of all, this hotel is very close to the Magnolia Market, Baylor University (and... More 

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2 Thank lippi
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Lippi, Thank you for your kind review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and all of the great attractions around Waco. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to Waco! Kind regards, Brittany W. General Manager More 

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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The hotel has a great exterior and inviting atmosphere. It is located just across the street from the Trolley Stop for Magnolia and a very easy walk if the Trolley isn't active. The rooms were nice and the breakfast offerings were standard but good. I'd definitely stay here again! The staff was very friendly and full of great recommendations for... More 

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3 Thank Mande M
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Mande M, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the Magnolia Market. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Waco! Kind Regards, Brittany W. General Manager More 

Sylacauga, Alabama
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We stayed here to be near Magnolia Market and all the nearby attractions. A trolley stopped on the corner by the hotel that took us to the Market and other shops and attractions. This was nice since parking is limited. The hotel was clean and attractive. The staff was extremely friendly and very helpful. The breakfast was typical of a... More 

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2 Thank Elizabeth C
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Elizabeth C, We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay! Thanks for visiting us and we hope to see you again on your next trip to Waco! Kind regards, Brittany W. General Manager More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The staff at this property is amazing!! My daughter stayed here for over a month when her apartment flooded. I stayed with her on several different occasions helping her to find a new place to live and deal with all the issues of a flood. My daughter is in Law School at Baylor and was just starting her final exams,... More 

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TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Catraines Thank you for your kind review! We hope everything is well with the new apartment and her summer classes. We miss both of you very much but we hope to see you on your next trip to Waco! Warmest regards, Brittany W. General Manager More 

New Braunfels, Texas
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I stay at the Residence Inn Waco around 50 or more days per year. My room is always clean and ready. Jerrica at the front desk greets with a smile and gets me right to my room quickly. Sonita always has a great breakfast ready to go in the morning and a "good morning" greeting. They are just a few... More 

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1 Thank dsray1
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Dsray1, Thank you again for staying with us. Jerrica and Sonita were happy to hear about your review and also wanted to thank you for staying with us. We look forward to seeing you on your next business trip to Waco. Kind regards, Brittany W. General Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Really enjoyed our stay. Asst. Manager on duty really attentive and personable. Great value, great place to stay. We really enjoyed the room it had a comfortable couch and the kitchen had real spoons for us to use to eat our ice cream we got at the front desk.

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2 Thank David O
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

David O, I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Waco Residence Inn. We really pride ourselves on being a home away from home for all of our guest. And, this includes providing silverware in your rooms for your convenience. Thank you again for staying with us and we hope to see you again when... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The room was spacious and equipped with a kitchenette. Hotel is about a 10 minute walk to the Magnolia Silos, which was nice. Only down thing to the stay was the mattress was too firm. Did not have a good night's sleep.

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2 Thank Mike G
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Mike G, Thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your trip to Waco and the Magnolia Market Silos. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Waco! Warm regards, Brittany W. General Manager More 

Houston, Texas
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37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Walking distance to Magnolia Market. Great service, clean room. We got upgraded to a suite with 2 rooms which was perfect since we traveled with our 6 month old and it was supposed to be an anniversary trip. Would stay here again if visiting Waco.

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2 Thank joyfultraveler87
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Dear Joyfultraveler87, Thank you for your kind review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time in Waco as well as at Magnolia Market Silos. We pride ourselves on being accommodating and really striving to meet the needs of our guests. We were happy to upgrade you to the two bedroom suite so your family could enjoy... More 

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136 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I stayed here for a writing getaway. It was very pleasant. Similar to a studio apartment, there was plenty of space. The bed was very comfortable! It was nice to have a kitchen, so I could fix my own meals. This site was quiet. Staff was friendly and helpful. Highly recommended.

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2 Thank Lisa B
TMIHospitality1, Manager at Residence Inn Waco, responded to this review

Lisa, Thanks for choosing to stay with us. We hope all goes well with your writing! We hope to see you again on your next writing getaway. Warm regards, Brittany W. General Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The downtown extended stay hotel in Waco, TX offers an ideal location near Baylor University and the Waco Convention Center. Our pet-friendly hotel is minutes from many area Waco businesses including L-3 Communications, The Dwyer Group and Providence Health Center. Nearby attractions includes the Waco Mammoth Site, Richland Mall and Mayborn Museum. Located off of I-35, the renovated hotel offers all the comforts of home with full kitchens and separate living areas in each suite. Stay connected everyday with our free Wi-Fi and never worry about your first meal of the day with our free breakfast. The Residence Inn Waco offers a 24 hour fitness facility, laundry room facility, business center and indoor pool with spa tub. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Waco

Address: 501 S. University Parks Drive, Waco, TX 76706
Region: United States > Texas > Waco
Price Range: $164 - $407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Waco 3*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Waco Residence Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Waco
#5 Family Hotel in Waco
#5 Business Hotel in Waco
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