Located less than a 1-minute drive from the nearest Interstate 95 on-ramp and a 9-minute drive from Fayetteville's city centre, the Hampton Inn Fayetteville I-95 is most suitable for car travellers who require a hotel with easy highway access and a free breakfast within a short drive of the city's centre.
Each of the hotel's air-conditioned guest rooms comes equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a desk, a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. Microwaves and mini-fridges are available upon request, and rooms with a sitting area and sofabed are also available. Smoking and non-smoking rooms are offered.
Hotel amenities include a seasonal outdoor pool, a business centre, free coffee in the lobby, guest laundry, vending machines, free parking and a free breakfast. Pets are not permitted and the hotel is wheelchair accessible.
Eastside Shopping Center is about a 5-minute drive from the hotel, while Cape Fear Valley Medical Center is a 15-minute drive away. Cape Fear Botanical Gardens is roughly 8 minutes away by car and Fayetteville Regional Airport (FAY) is an 11-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets not permitted, wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: October 30, 2013)
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with much praise going to the hotel's staff, breakfast and rooms.
The hotel's staff were the source of many compliments by guests, who characterized them as friendly, accommodating, attentive and professional. One lodger noted, "Everyone was very nice and accommodating. We even received a call from the front desk asking if everything was okay or if we needed anything".
Numerous reviewers praised the hotel's breakfast, describing it as excellent, fresh, plentiful and well stocked, with a good selection of hot and cold items and great staff. One guest remarked, "The morning breakfast (served from 6 - 10 am) had something for everyone: cereal choices, hot oatmeal, fresh fruit, breakfast sandwiches, make-your-own waffles, yogurt, bagels and breads, a variety of juices, coffee and danishes". A few patrons did describe the dining area as too small and crowded on the hotel's busier mornings, however.
Several travellers were pleased with their accommodations at the hotel. They found their rooms to be clean, quiet and well maintained, with comfortable beds and fast Wi-Fi. A few lodgers criticized their rooms, however (see below).
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few common complaints about the hotel's rooms and lack of elevator.
Although several guests were pleased with their clean and comfortable rooms, a few lodgers had complaints about their accommodations. They reported no microwaves or mini-fridges in their rooms (although they are available upon request), small-sized rooms, dated bathrooms, worn carpets, loud air conditioning and damp rooms.
The hotel's lack of elevator was a challenge for a few reviewers. They reported difficulty carrying luggage up to their second-floor rooms, and recommended those with mobility issues book rooms on the first floor.
Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 4.1 out of 5 with a 92% recommendation rate from 484 reviews.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #13 of 48 Fayetteville hotels with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 from 232 reviews.
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 8.5 out of 10 from 81 reviews.
The author called the hotel on October 30, 2013 to verify some information.