Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area

12050 Retail Dr., Wake Forest, NC 27587 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Property
35.976357-78.543310
+1-800-760-7718
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4.0/5

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 11.5%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 81 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Hotel has 6 suites
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group score of 10.0/10

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Local Attractions

We are located in the heart of Wake Forest and centrally located to Raleigh. Visit the birthplace of Wake Forest University. The Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Local custom shopping in downtown Wake Forest. The Factory, Polar Ice House. Museums in Raleigh and Durham, Close to Triangle Town Center Mall

Verified Reviews of Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area An Ihg Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Extremely Nice Place!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Everything Was Extremely Nice! Thank You For Helping Us.
(Group coordinator, booked 2 rooms), from US flag
18-Oct-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Oct 14 to Sun Oct 16 2022 at a $153.00 average nightly rate.
"Do not recommend."
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Room reeked of dog. Not clean.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-Aug-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 05 to Sun Aug 07 2022 at a $144.00 average nightly rate.
"Pleasant"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Comfortable Rooms
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
20-Jul-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Apr 27 to Sat May 01 2021 at a $100.24 average nightly rate.
"Worst experience ever."
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Made reservations two weeks prior to my stay, when I went to check in they said they were over booked. Asked them what can they do for me didn't even care if I slept out in the streets. Never experienced this in my life and very unprofessional for them.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
20-Oct-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Oct 15 to Sun Oct 18 2020 at a $85.00 average nightly rate.
"Guest"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Great Place
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Aug 19 to Thu Aug 22 2019 at a $71.20 average nightly rate.
"Guest"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Great Place
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Aug 19 to Thu Aug 22 2019 at a $71.20 average nightly rate.
"Guest"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Nice,clean and employees were very nice also. Surprised to see XXXLARGE DOG.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
24-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Aug 19 to Thu Aug 22 2019 at a $71.20 average nightly rate.
"Rating Candlewood Suites in Wake Forest."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
the room was very nice and spacious. The rate was reasonable. Breakfast was a little sparse approaching the 10:00 am hour. Late risers beware!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
12-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Aug 10 to Sun Aug 11 2019 at a $79.20 average nightly rate.
"Wedding Stay"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Good Value
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Jul-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jul 26 to Sun Jul 28 2019 at a $114.00 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 334 guest reviews

Property Description

Discover all that the beautiful town of Wake Forest has to offer at the convenient, comfortable all new extended stay Candlewood Suites Wake Forest. You are at the heart of everything, shopping, dining, entertainment and the arts. Only a short drive from the capital city, Raleigh, N.C. and 25 miles from RDU Airport. You will spend less time in traffic and more time doing what you came to Wake Forest to do. We are strategically located off of HWY US 1 and HWY 98.Whether you are coming to Wake Forest for business or just for leisure, your room at the extended stay Candlewood Suites Wake Forest is your personal retreat. You'll have room to work, relax and make the most of your day. Amenities such as free high-speed Internet, work center, plush towels and luxurious bedding mean every night is a great night and every day starts right. The best of Wake Forest is waiting for you at the Candlewood Suites Wake Forest.When life dictates a longer stay, we guarantee you will be more comfortable at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest. There is no need to pack clothes for a longer visit ? our free in house washers and dryers will allow you to do laundry at any time. Which means lighter luggage when traveling and less cost checking luggage when flying.Other perks will include a well equipped kitchen in every room. With full size refrigerator, microwave, two burner stove, dishwasher, sink, pots and pans and dishes. You are able to prepare your own healthy meals while traveling, eat on your schedule and maintain your privacy.Our state of the art spacious fitness center will far exceed your expectations. We provide a Multi-Functional Trainer, 2 Treadmills, an Elliptical and a standalone bicycle free for all guests.

Green Sustainability

We participate in the IHG Green Engage program and Recycle to the Town of Wale Forest.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2016
Floors: 4
Rooms: 81
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 81
Handicap Rooms: 6
Rooms with 1 Bed: 49
Rooms with 2 Beds: 32
Suites: 6
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Weekly
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
FEMA Approved: Yes
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual rooms have a 24 hour cancellation policy and groups have a 48 hour cancellation policy
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 13.25%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.25%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 1.00 Per Night
Additional Person Fee: 0.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Golf course on hotel grounds
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • 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

Raleigh Durham International Airport. Airport code, RDU. Is a short 25-minute drive. One way taxi expense is approx $45.00.

Local Shuttle Info: We have local companies that we can refer people to for Shuttle Services

Breakfast Information

Complimentary breakfast on the go for groups.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are allowed, we have pet specific rooms. We require a pet fee, dependent on the length of stay. Pets 80 pounds or less.

Parking Info

Complimentary self parking.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout the Hotel, Ethernet option in all rooms and a business center located on the lobby level.

About Candlewood Suites

  • Home-like enviroment, great for an extended stay
  • Fully equipped kitchens with a full-size refrigerator with ice maker, dishwasher, microwave and stovetop, dishes, cookware, and utensils
  • Free high-speed internet access and a large workspace available in each guest room
  • TV with DVD player and a comfortable recliner
  • Comforts of Home Bedding Collection with soft pillows, high quality sheets, and a comfortable mattress set
  • Provide a Lending Locker service where guests can borrow common household items to use during their stay
  • Pets are welcome weighing less than 80 lbs
  • Free local calls and two phone lines with data port as an added convenience
  • Candlewood Cupboard offers a Brown Bag Breakfast for a meal on the go
  • Candlewood Gazebo Grill gives guests a great outdoor dining experience ideal for groups
  • Free guest laundry open 24/7 with detergent and other laundry items available at a decent price
  • Great fitness area
  • Housekeeping on a weekly basis

The Candlewood Suites highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area

Rate fluctuations of Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both group/meeting quotes and the best individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The most competitive group deal shown is 34.1% in March 2020 and the highest average individual rate is $134 in the month of May 2023. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area in a month when rates are lower.

FAQs about Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area An Ihg Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM 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 12:00 PM 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 Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area An Ihg Hotel have?

There are 81 rooms in the property.

What kind of breakfast is at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area An Ihg Hotel?

Complimentary breakfast on the go for groups.

What parking is available at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area An Ihg Hotel?

Complimentary self parking.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout the Hotel, Ethernet option in all rooms and a business center located on the lobby level.

Can I get a AAA rate at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area An Ihg Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area An Ihg Hotel?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Discount 1 Bedroom Suite 1 Bedroom Suite with Living and Kitchen Areas Sofa Bed

Is there a gym at Candlewood Suites Wake Forest Raleigh Area An Ihg Hotel?

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

Testimonials:

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"I can only say THANKS....It was better than I expected. The hotel staff were superior, fun and very accommodating. Everyone only had good things to say about the rooms, the noise level, the service and the staff. Thanks so much for your help." M.C. - Vancouver, BC

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