Located a 2-minute drive from the nearest Interstate 820 on-ramp in northern Fort Worth, the Super 8 Fort Worth North is convenient for travellers who require an economical stopover hotel with a free breakfast, an outdoor pool and easy highway access.
Each air-conditioned guest room offers amenities such as free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a microwave, a mini-fridge, a desk, a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. Rooms with a jetted tub and a sitting area with a sofabed are also available, as are wheelchair-accessible rooms.
Hotel amenities include an outdoor pool, a fitness centre, a business centre, meeting space, guest laundry facilities, a free breakfast and free parking. A maximum of two pets per room are permitted for an additional $10 per pet, per day.
The Fort Worth Convention Center can be found about 15 minutes away by car, while Belknap Shopping Center is roughly a 10-minute drive away. Fort Worth Zoo is approximately a 20-minute drive from the hotel and Meacham International Airport (FTW) is a 10-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, 2 pets permitted for $10/pet/day, wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: September 2, 2013)
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's staff, rates, location and rooms.
Many reviewers were pleased with the level of customer service they received, and characterized the staff as friendly and helpful with directions. Reviewers reported an efficient check-in service. One guest remarked, "The front desk was very helpful. My daughter is pregnant and didn't have the best drive. When we got to the hotel they could see she wasn't feeling very well. They did everything possible to make it very comfortable for her".
The hotel's rates were praised by numerous guests of the hotel. They described them as reasonable and inexpensive and thought that the hotel provided excellent value for the money.
Several lodgers enjoyed the hotel's location. They found it close to highway access, the airport, restaurants, a convenience store and the Bush Library.
The hotel's rooms were also complimented by several guests, who described them as clean, well maintained and well equipped, with comfortable beds. Some patrons had complaints about their rooms, however (see below).
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were some common complaints about the rooms and breakfast.
Although several guests enjoyed their clean and comfortable rooms, some were disappointed with their lodgings. They reported worn carpets and fixtures in need of replacement, old TVs, dated decor and musty odours from the in-room air-conditioning units.
The hotel's breakfast was a source of complaint by a few lodgers. They described it as limited and average, with a small and crowded breakfast area.
guest reviews rated the hotel 3.7 out of 5 with an 84% recommendation rate from 128 reviews.Hotels.com
guest reviews rated the hotel 3.6 out of 5 from 79 reviews.
guest reviews ranked the hotel #46 of 100 Fort Worth hotels with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 from 61 reviews.
The author called the hotel on September 2, 2013 to verify some information.