Great Place to Stay!!! A review of Garfield Suites Hotel
My husband and I along with another couple were looking for a hotel close to downtown Cincinnati for a weekend conference trip. We found the Garfield Suites Hotel on the internet and decided to take a chance. We were extremely pleased with our choice!
The location is wonderful being close to many things in the downtown area. There are plenty of restaurants in the area; shopping; sports events; convention center; library across the street; as well as businesses including Kroger's headquarters. Getting to and from the hotel was very easy according to their posted directions. Parking was simple. We had the choice of valet or the city lot. We selected the valet because we were going in an out of the hotel several times. The cost was reasonable for parking and we never waited long for our car.
The staff were very kind and accommodating. They were eager to help us get the things we needed both in the hotel and within Cincinnati. They overheard us speaking about a restaurant and offered to make reservations for us. We received a coupon for free drinks in their lounge as well.
We selected a two bedroom suite which was huge! I would highly recommend it for families, or groups traveling together. The bathroom was separated with a door between the toilet/shower side and the sink side. Therefore, more than one person could be using it at the same time if necessary. The beds were a little soft but the pillows were comfy! The living/dining area was spacious and comfortable. We had a balcony which overlooked the library and rest of the city. We were at the end of the hall which was extremely quiet and we did not notice noise from the street except for one siren.
You can't beat the value! We paid $99 from an internet special. They don't have the fancy restaurant or the fancy pool. If you want that, there are other fancier hotels such as the Westin. But if you truly want a nice place to stay at a good value, I would highly recommend the Garfield.