DAYS INN & WHALER BANQUET CONFERENCE CENTER

500 Hathaway Rd., New Bedford, MA 02740 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2.0 Star Downtown Hotel in Bristol County
41.6555-70.95851
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Poor
2.5/ 5

Based on 11 guest reviews

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  • Indoor pool in hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • 100 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in property
  • Check in: 03:00 PM
  • Check out: 11:00 AM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.5/10
  • 6 meeting rooms in property

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Room Types

Check Rates Standard Room 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Room 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Whaling City Mueseum New Bedford Downtown District Buttonwood Zoo Fast ferry Pier

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 261 verified reviews

44
Poor

Easily accessible by car. Noisy. Dirty. Unfriendly atmosphere.

“Everything was dirty” “Smelly rugs in the pool area”

Excellent Budget Hotel Top 1% in city

Good to know

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “A/C didn't work” “AC did not work”

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No coffee service in lobby” “No lounge”

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty mattresses” “Dirty sheets”

  • Poor bathroom

    “No toilet paper in lobby” “Shower dirty”

Review highlights

Location

90/100
20 reviews

Great location with good access by car.

“Right next to the highway” “Closest outlet” “Good restaurants”

Value

65/100
17 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Cheapest place around” “Refunded our money” “Breakfast included”

Service

51/100
53 reviews

Unprofessional service, but housekeeping is alright. Service is friendly enough, with acceptable reception staff.

“Professional photographer” “Helpful attendant” “24 hour staff”

Comfort

47/100
68 reviews

Beds are alright and rooms are moderately-sized but too noisy and comfort is lacking.

“A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work” “Shabby sheets”

WiFi

40/100
9 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Wi-fi wasn't working” “No wifi”

Room

26/100
135 reviews

Unclean, badly-maintained rooms and bathrooms. Reasonably sized, new rooms with so-so beds. Poorly-furnished with bad TV's, understocked minibars and unsightly kitchenettes.

“Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board” “Dirty mattress”

Vibe

22/100
38 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area. Hotel is outdated. Unfriendly atmosphere. Fine for a budget trip.

“Scary atmosphere” “No lounge” “Old rugs”

Cleanliness

22/100
82 reviews

Dirty rooms, bathrooms, and pool area. Unclean hotel facilities.

“Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty” “Dirty mattresses”

Amenities

21/100
53 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area. Unattractive hotel grounds.

“No lounge” “The outside would not work” “No toilet paper in lobby”

Breakfast

13/100
15 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“No breakfast” “No breakfast available”

Bar

11/100
8 reviews

Bar is not good.

“No in-room coffee” “No coffee service in lobby” “No drinking water”

Pool

9/100
41 reviews

Dirty pool.

“No pool” “Smelly rugs in the pool area” “Pool area dirty”

Food

0/100
5 reviews

Food is not good.

“Very late dinner” “No dining facility” “Empty dunkin donuts”

Good to know

  • Bad furniture

    “Old rugs” “Smelly rugs in the pool area”

  • Unclean hotel facilities

    “Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty”

  • Bad pool

    “No pool” “Smelly rugs in the pool area”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “A/C didn't work” “AC did not work”

Review highlights

Service

52/100
10 reviews

Service is adequate.

“Professional photographer” “Helpful attendant” “Clerk was able to provide”

Comfort

44/100
8 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds.

“A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work” “Shabby sheets”

Room

24/100
23 reviews

Dirty rooms with uncomfortable beds and horrible bathrooms. Run-down rooms with shoddy furniture.

“Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board” “Dirty mattress”

Amenities

23/100
11 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No lounge” “The outside would not work” “No toilet paper in lobby”

Vibe

22/100
10 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Scary atmosphere” “No lounge” “Old rugs”

Cleanliness

20/100
12 reviews

Dirty room. Unclean hotel facilities.

“Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty” “Dirty mattresses”

Pool

8/100
7 reviews

Bad pool.

“No pool” “Smelly rugs in the pool area” “Pool area dirty”

Good to know

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty mattresses” “Dirty sheets”

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No coffee service in lobby” “No lounge”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No lounge” “No toilet paper in lobby”

  • Poor vibe

    “Scary atmosphere” “No lounge”

Review highlights

Service

50/100
8 reviews

Service is poor.

“Laundry room closed” “No coffee service in lobby” “No security”

Comfort

46/100
7 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds.

“A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work” “Shabby sheets”

Room

27/100
15 reviews

Dirty rooms lack maintenances and the beds are not great.

“Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board” “Dirty mattress”

Cleanliness

22/100
12 reviews

Dirty room.

“Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty” “Dirty mattresses”

Amenities

19/100
7 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No lounge” “The outside would not work” “No toilet paper in lobby”

Vibe

18/100
4 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Scary atmosphere” “No lounge” “Old rugs”

Good to know

  • Uncomfortable

    “A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work”

  • Room is not nice

    “Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board”

  • Bad amenities

    “No lounge” “The outside would not work”

  • Dirty

    “Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty”

Review highlights

Value

62/100
5 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Cheapest place around” “Decent value for the price paid” “Breakfast included”

Service

49/100
5 reviews

Service is poor.

“Laundry room closed” “No coffee service in lobby” “No security”

Comfort

47/100
6 reviews

Okay beds but not comfortable overall.

“A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work” “Shabby sheets”

Room

29/100
12 reviews

Rooms are subpar, but beds are decent.

“Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board” “Dirty mattress”

Cleanliness

27/100
4 reviews

Dirty.

“Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty” “Dirty mattresses”

Amenities

21/100
4 reviews

Bad amenities.

“No lounge” “The outside would not work” “No toilet paper in lobby”

Good to know

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “A/C didn't work” “AC did not work”

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No coffee service in lobby” “No lounge”

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty mattresses” “Dirty sheets”

  • Poor bathroom

    “No toilet paper in lobby” “Shower dirty”

Review highlights

Location

90/100
19 reviews

Great location with good access by car.

“Right next to the highway” “Closest outlet” “Good restaurants”

Service

50/100
52 reviews

Unprofessional service, but housekeeping is alright. Service is friendly enough, with acceptable reception staff.

“Professional photographer” “Helpful attendant” “Laundry room closed”

Comfort

46/100
67 reviews

Uncomfortable, noisy, average sized rooms with bad beds.

“A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work” “Shabby sheets”

WiFi

44/100
8 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Wi-fi wasn't working” “No wifi”

Room

27/100
132 reviews

Dirty rooms and bathrooms, poor beds, and bad TV's. Dilapidated rooms, with bad kitchenettes, minibars, and furniture. Decently sized new rooms.

“Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board” “Dirty mattress”

Vibe

22/100
37 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area. Hotel is outdated. Unfriendly atmosphere.

“Scary atmosphere” “No lounge” “Old rugs”

Cleanliness

21/100
80 reviews

Dirty rooms, bathrooms, and pool area. Unclean hotel facilities.

“Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty” “Dirty mattresses”

Amenities

21/100
53 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area. Unattractive hotel grounds.

“No lounge” “The outside would not work” “No toilet paper in lobby”

Breakfast

15/100
13 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“No breakfast” “No breakfast available”

Bar

11/100
8 reviews

Bar is not good.

“No in-room coffee” “No coffee service in lobby” “No drinking water”

Pool

10/100
39 reviews

Dirty pool.

“No pool” “Smelly rugs in the pool area” “Pool area dirty”

Food

0/100
5 reviews

Food is not good.

“Very late dinner” “No dining facility” “Empty dunkin donuts”

Good to know

  • Bad furniture

    “Old rugs” “Smelly rugs in the pool area”

  • Unclean hotel facilities

    “Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty”

  • Bad pool

    “No pool” “Smelly rugs in the pool area”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “A/C didn't work” “AC did not work”

Review highlights

Service

52/100
10 reviews

Service is adequate.

“Professional photographer” “Helpful attendant” “Clerk was able to provide”

Comfort

44/100
8 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds.

“A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work” “Shabby sheets”

Room

24/100
23 reviews

Dirty rooms with uncomfortable beds and horrible bathrooms. Run-down rooms with shoddy furniture.

“Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board” “Dirty mattress”

Amenities

23/100
11 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No lounge” “The outside would not work” “No toilet paper in lobby”

Vibe

22/100
10 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Scary atmosphere” “No lounge” “Old rugs”

Cleanliness

20/100
12 reviews

Dirty room. Unclean hotel facilities.

“Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty” “Dirty mattresses”

Pool

8/100
7 reviews

Bad pool.

“No pool” “Smelly rugs in the pool area” “Pool area dirty”

Good to know

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty mattresses” “Dirty sheets”

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No coffee service in lobby” “No lounge”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No lounge” “No toilet paper in lobby”

  • Poor vibe

    “Scary atmosphere” “No lounge”

Review highlights

Service

49/100
7 reviews

Service is poor.

“Laundry room closed” “No coffee service in lobby” “No security”

Comfort

46/100
7 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds.

“A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work” “Shabby sheets”

Room

27/100
15 reviews

Dirty rooms lack maintenances and the beds are not great.

“Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board” “Dirty mattress”

Cleanliness

22/100
12 reviews

Dirty room.

“Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty” “Dirty mattresses”

Amenities

19/100
7 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No lounge” “The outside would not work” “No toilet paper in lobby”

Vibe

18/100
4 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Scary atmosphere” “No lounge” “Old rugs”

Good to know

  • Uncomfortable

    “A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work”

  • Poor beds

    “Shabby sheets” “Dirty mattresses”

  • Room is not nice

    “Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board”

  • Bad amenities

    “No lounge” “The outside would not work”

Review highlights

Value

64/100
4 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Reasonable price” “Cheapest place around” “Breakfast included”

Service

49/100
5 reviews

Service is poor.

“Laundry room closed” “No coffee service in lobby” “No security”

Comfort

47/100
6 reviews

Okay beds but not comfortable overall.

“A/C didn't work” “Fan didn't work” “Shabby sheets”

Room

29/100
11 reviews

Rooms are subpar, but beds are decent.

“Broken bed sheet” “Broken iron board” “Dirty mattress”

Cleanliness

27/100
4 reviews

Dirty.

“Stained carpets” “Everything was dirty” “Dirty mattresses”

Amenities

21/100
4 reviews

Bad amenities.

“No lounge” “The outside would not work” “No toilet paper in lobby”

Review Semantics by TrustYou
2.5 out of 5. Based on 11 guest reviews , Poor

Property Description

We are right off the I-195 Exit 13B for New Bedford, MA. This hotel offer a large indoor heated sailing mineral swimming pool.We have indoor & outdoor rooms with free Cont Breakfast, free high speed wireless internet access within hotel rooms, lobby & function rooms. We do offer a full banquet & catering service with buffet or sitdown meals. We do offer a full cash or open bar. We do offer a private lounge with bar for private functions.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2006
Floors: 3
Rooms: 100
Non Smoking Rooms: 80
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 1
Meeting Rooms: 6
Meeting Space: 4900 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 400 people
Policies / Expenses
Nightly Parking: Free
Typical Group Deposit: 50%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

New Bedford Regional Airport is about 5 minutes from us.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Days Inn

  • Friendly hospitality services and the best value for your budget
  • Free Daybreak Breakfast featuring healthy, nutritious options in select locations
  • Free in-room tea, coffee, and high-speed internet access
  • Daily USA TODAY newspaper based on location
  • Free Wi-Fi in guestrooms and public spaces

The Days Inn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

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