RED ROOF INN & SUITES UNIVERSITY

1119 South College Ave., Newark, DE 19713 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2.0 Star Suburban Hotel in New Castle County
39.65012 -75.7484
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 287 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 12.5%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 134 rooms
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check out time: 11:00am
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 4 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check Rates2 Full Bed Suite
Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Bed Suite Poolside
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Bed Suite Poolside with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Bed Suite with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Beds Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Beds Suite with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesADA Accessible King Poolside
Smoking
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Smoking
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Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe 2 Queen Beds Poolside with Free WiFi and Hair Dryer
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe 2 Queen Beds Poolside with Free WiFi Hair Dryer
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe 2 Queen Beds with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe 2 Queen Beds with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe King with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe King with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 1 King Bed
Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 2 Queen Beds
Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 2 Queen Beds Poolside
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Suite Poolside with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
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Check RatesKing Suite Poolside with Free WiFi Microwave and Refrigerator
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
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Local Attractions

University of Delaware (.25 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 (>1 mi), White Clay Creek State Park (3 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 (30 mi), Fair Hill MD (20 mi)

Verified Reviews of Red Roof Inn & Suites University

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Dirty"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
My room was dirty, not enough toilet paper, and not enough towels. The room did not get even looked at within the four nights we were here. There was a cockroach in the tub and flies in the room. The slider door was also not able to be locked.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
22-Jul-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Jul 19 to Wed Jul 23 2014 at a $69.00 average nightly rate.
"Child friendly hotel with animal inclusive."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
The hotel was very comfortable and relaxing experience which our grandchildren really enjoyed the hotel room and swimming pool and continental breakfast. Check out was extremely fast and the location was easy to get too.
(Group coordinator, booked 2 rooms), from US flag
13-Jul-2014 Verified Review

Customer Reviews of Red Roof Inn & Suites University

4.0 out of 5. Based on 281 guest reviews, Very Good

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. The hotel had renovations in 2015, and the rooms are beautiful. All guest rooms and suites are over-sized (25% larger than standard hotels) We offer Kings, Double Queens, King Suites with Sleeper, and Double Suites with sleeper. All rooms include a refrigerator, microwave, coffee-maker, hair dryer, safe and Wi-Fi. A complimentary deluxe continental breakfast is complimentery. Additionally, there is a Fitness Center, on-site laundry, and meeting rooms. Friendly's is on property offering 10% 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.Red Roof Inn & Suites - University won the 2016 Certificate of Excellence award from Tripadvisor. Come stay and see why our guests love us!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:11:00am
Year of Last Renovation:2015
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:1748 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
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 hours
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:CCD Hold
Total Taxes: 8.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
1st pet stays free.


  • 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
  • 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
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • 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 - Free 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.

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 42.5% in the month of July 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $124 in the month of May 2014. 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
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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
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