Red Roof Inn & Suites University

1119 South College Ave., Newark, DE 19713 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2 Star Suburban Hotel in New Castle County
39.650694-75.748749

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Local Attractions

University of Delaware main campus (1.5 mi), Bob Carpenter Sports Center and Ice Arenas - walking distance (.5 mi), Wilmington University (10 mi), Lincoln University (15 mi), Kirkwood Soccer (10 mi), The Pond Ice Arena (>5 mi), Midway Softball (>10 mi), Longwood Gardens (20 mi), Winterthur Museum (15 mi), Hagley Museum (15 mi), Lums Pond State Park (5 mi), White Clay Creek State Park (4 mi), Downtown Wilmington (15 mi), Middletown (15 mi), Siemens Medical (>1 mi), Dupont Company (2 mi), Barclays (4 mi), Sallie Mae (5 mi), Christiana Mall (10 mi), Delaware Park Racetrack & Casino (10 mi), Dover Downs Raceway (50 mi), Fair Hill MD (8 mi)

Verified Reviews of Red Roof Inn & Suites University

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"I will be back in 2020"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Five Star.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from GB flag
11-Oct-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Sep 22 to Thu Sep 26 2019 at a $58.90 average nightly rate.
"Awesome Stay"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Comfortable bed, nice room, cold A/C, good breakfast! Wish this hotel would stay as it is would like to stay next summer as well. Hope the price of a room stays competitive when it is made into a Hilton and not cost prohibitive.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
28-Jul-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jul 26 to Sat Jul 27 2019 at a $58.65 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 465 guest reviews

Property Description

Red Roof Inn & Suites - University is conveniently located off of I-95 directly outside the University of Delaware campus and the city of Newark on route 896. Every room has a refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, hair dryer, Wi-Fi, and safe.Breakfast included in the rate and additionally, there are 8 restaurants within walking distance. Enjoy our on-site Fitness Center, & guest laundry. Friendly's is on property offering a discount to our guests. The Conference Center provides over 1700 square feet of space and holds up to 100 persons. Bring your own food is welcomed.Come stay and see why our guests love us!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2017
Floors: 2
Rooms: 134
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 92
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 40
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 4 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 4157 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 100 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Ownership: SSN Hotel Management
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
7 day cancellation policy on all reservations.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: Credit Card to Hold
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Additional Room Fees: 1.50 Per Night (Safe Charge)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
1st pet stays free. 2 nights maximum for pets.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Philadelphia International (45 minutes), Baltimore International (1 hour), New Castle County Airport (15 minutes)

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Our hotel offers a deluxe continental breakfast free with your rate. Hot Belgium waffles, fresh fruit, juice, yogurt, hard-boiled eggs, oatmeal, danish, muffins, toast, cereal and more. Held in our Chart Room from 6am-9am Mon-Fri and 7am-10am Sat & Sun. Items subject to change without notice based upon market availability.

Parking Info

Free parking.

Internet / WiFI

Free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms and meeting areas.

About Red Roof Inns

  • 400+ economy and pet-friendly hotels
  • Superior King rooms include free Wi-Fi, unlimited local and long distance phone calls with speakerphone, fax services up to 10 pages per stay, and built-in microwaves and refridgerators
  • Free continental breakfast at select locations
  • Red Roof Plus+ properties have upgraded amenities such as modern furniture, LED lighting, flat-screen TV's with HD channels, wood-like floors and electrical outlets. Booking a premium room offers guests a free welcome snack box with water, popcorn, orange juice, trail mix, and granola bars. High-end bedding, extra pillows, and a colorful red accent wall complete the room

The Red Roof Inns highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality and Projections at Red Roof Inn & Suites University

Rate fluctuations of Red Roof Inn & Suites University

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both group quotes and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was entered. The lowest group or meeting displayed is 19.6% in the month of November 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $128 in the month of July 2020. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Red Roof Inn & Suites University in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Red Roof Inn & Suites University

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Red Roof Inn & Suites University.

Feel free to use the Red Roof Inn & Suites University meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Newark event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Combo Constitution/Polly D 52 x 34 x 9 1768--/10075100--1007510/10120100--
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Combo Constitution/Polly D

The Red Roof Inn & Suites - University is pleased to offer conference spaces for up to 100 people. Space is limited and requires reservations.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1768 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
52 x 34 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
1
Windows:
8
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$650.00 USD
Constitution Room 34 x 26 x 9 884--/50--505050506/55050--
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Constitution Room

Constitution room is a flexible space for up to 50 people.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
884 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
34 x 26 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
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Polly Drummond Room 34 x 26 x 9 884--/5050505050--6/55050--
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Polly Drummond Room

Polly Drummond room is a flexible space for up to 50 people.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
884 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
34 x 26 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
1
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Photo of Polly Drummond Room
Iron Hill Room 27 x 23 x 9 62130/303030303030--/--3030--
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Iron Hill Room

Iron Hill room is a flexible space for up to 30 people.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
621 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
27 x 23 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Photo of Iron Hill Room

FAQs about Red Roof Inn & Suites University

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Red Roof Inn & Suites University have?

There are 134 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Red Roof Inn & Suites University?

Yes, they have 4 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Red Roof Inn & Suites University?

Our hotel offers a deluxe continental breakfast free with your rate. Hot Belgium waffles, fresh fruit, juice, yogurt, hard-boiled eggs, oatmeal, danish, muffins, toast, cereal and more. Held in our Chart Room from 6am-9am Mon-Fri and 7am-10am Sat & Sun. Items subject to change without notice based upon market availability.

What parking is available at Red Roof Inn & Suites University?

Free parking.

How much does internet cost?

Free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms and meeting areas.

Is there a gym at Red Roof Inn & Suites University?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Testimonials:

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