GUESTHOUSE INN & SUITES AT VANDERBILT

1909 Hayes St., Nashville, TN 37203 United States (USA)
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2 Star Suburban Hotel in Davidson County
36.152783-86.798887
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Average
3.0/ 5

Based on 61 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast
  • 108 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 7 floors
  • Hotel has 6 suites
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10

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Check Rates1 King Bed Handicap Accessible Microwave Refrigerator Coffeemaker Desk
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Handicap Accessible Microwave Refrigerator Coffeemaker Desk WiFi Alarm Clock Radio Cable
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Downtown Nashville, Ryman Auditorium, Country Music Hall of Fame, Bridgestone Arena (Nashville Predators NHL Hockey), LP Field (TN Titans NFL Football), Frist Center, State Capital, Legislative Plaza, The Parthenon, Centennial Sportsplex

Summary of Verified Reviews

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73
Fair

Fair city hotel. Close to the city center with easily acessible parking. Great, affordable breakfast with friendly service.

“Excellent value” “Breakfast was amazing”

Great City Hotel Top 20% in city
Great Economy Hotel Top 20% in city

Good to know

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No elevator” “Broken elevator”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendliest staff” “Staff was friendly and helpful”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating”

  • Noisy

    “Banging doors” “PAPER THIN walls”

Review highlights

Breakfast

81/100
95 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Location

80/100
185 reviews

Great location. So-so car access and parking. Near city centre with great sightseeing and nearby restaurants. Affordable parking.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Service

68/100
176 reviews

Okay reception, poor housekeeping, and friendly but unprofessional service.

“Staff was friendly” “No security” “Rude Front desk staff”

Room

48/100
197 reviews

Ancient rooms with terrible minibars. Filthy bathrooms, and terrible beds and furniture. Rooms spacious and relatively tidy.

“PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets” “Did not have carpet”

Comfort

45/100
89 reviews

Uncomfortable and noisy, but spacious, rooms, and poor beds.

“Pillows too hard” “AC out of order” “Banging doors”

Vibe

31/100
57 reviews

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area. Good choice for a city trip. Fine for a budget trip.

“Broken elevator” “Room looked old” “Not a five star hotel”

WiFi

22/100
32 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi” “WiFi connection did not work”

Pool

0/100
8 reviews

Bad pool.

“No pool”

Ranked top 55% by couples, with a score of 72

Good to know

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No elevator” “Broken elevator”

  • Affordable parking

    “Free parking garage” “Parking spaces free”

  • Near city centre

    “Close to downtown” “Near downtown”

  • Bad pool

    “No pool”

Review highlights

Breakfast

84/100
36 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Location

81/100
65 reviews

Near city centre in a great location. So-so car access and parking. Affordable parking.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Service

69/100
52 reviews

Decent reception, with friendly but unprofessional staff.

“Staff was friendly and helpful” “No security” “Check in staff rude”

Room

50/100
69 reviews

Decent, large, and clean rooms. Unpleasant bathrooms, and uncomfortable beds and furniture.

“Large counter space” “PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets”

Amenities

39/100
23 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating” “Broken elevator”

Vibe

30/100
21 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area. Hotel is outdated.

“Broken elevator” “Room looked old” “Not a five star hotel”

WiFi

23/100
7 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi” “WiFi connection did not work”

Pool

0/100
5 reviews

Bad pool.

“No pool”

Ranked top 64% by families, with a score of 69

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Hotel was clean”

  • Poor vibe

    “Broken elevator” “Room looked old”

  • Uncomfortable

    “Pillows too hard” “AC out of order”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendliest staff” “Staff was friendly and helpful”

Review highlights

Breakfast

80/100
11 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Location

76/100
18 reviews

Great location with good parking availability.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Service

69/100
27 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“No security” “Rude Front desk staff” “Great night staff”

Room

48/100
26 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and beds are inadequate. Spacious and tidy rooms.

“PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets” “Did not have carpet”

Comfort

42/100
13 reviews

Big rooms but uncomfortable with bad beds.

“Pillows too hard” “AC out of order” “Banging doors”

Amenities

32/100
8 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating” “Broken elevator”

Vibe

31/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Broken elevator” “Room looked old” “Not a five star hotel”

WiFi

20/100
7 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi” “WiFi connection did not work”

Ranked top 61% by solo travelers, with a score of 70

Good to know

  • Bad internet service

    “Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi”

  • Poor beds

    “Pillows too hard” “Worn sheets”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendliest staff” “Staff was friendly and helpful”

  • Uncomfortable

    “Pillows too hard” “AC out of order”

Review highlights

Location

84/100
22 reviews

Great location with good parking availability.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Breakfast

76/100
8 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Cleanliness

69/100
11 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

“Clean environment” “Musty smell” “Dirty towels”

Service

68/100
21 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Helpful people at the reception” “Friendly staff” “No maid service”

Room

47/100
20 reviews

Rooms are clean, but poorly-maintained with uncomfortable beds and bad bathrooms.

“PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets” “Did not have carpet”

Comfort

42/100
8 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds.

“Pillows too hard” “AC out of order” “Banging doors”

Amenities

31/100
6 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating” “Broken elevator”

WiFi

21/100
8 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi” “WiFi connection did not work”

Ranked top 67% by business travelers, with a score of 70

Good to know

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating”

  • Great location

    “Great attractions” “Excellent location”

  • Room is not nice

    “PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets”

Review highlights

Value

90/100
4 reviews

Best value for money.

“Cheap cab rides” “Free Wi-Fi Internet” “Excellent value”

Location

76/100
5 reviews

Great location with good parking availability.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Room

47/100
5 reviews

Room is not nice.

“PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets” “Did not have carpet”

Amenities

35/100
3 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating” “Broken elevator”

Good to know

  • Noisy

    “Banging doors” “PAPER THIN walls”

Review highlights

Location

82/100
7 reviews

Great location.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Breakfast

77/100
6 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Room

46/100
6 reviews

Room is not nice.

“PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets” “Did not have carpet”

Comfort

45/100
3 reviews

Noisy room lacking in comfort.

“Pillows too hard” “AC out of order” “Banging doors”

Good to know

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No elevator” “Broken elevator”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendliest staff” “Staff was friendly and helpful”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean towels” “Bathroom was clean”

Review highlights

Breakfast

82/100
89 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Location

80/100
171 reviews

Great location. So-so car access and parking. Near city centre with great sightseeing and nearby restaurants. Affordable parking.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Service

68/100
163 reviews

Okay reception, poor housekeeping, and friendly but unprofessional service.

“Excellent customer service” “Staff was so friendly and helpful” “No maid service”

Room

49/100
185 reviews

Ancient rooms with terrible minibars. Filthy bathrooms, and terrible beds and furniture. Spacious and tidy rooms.

“PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets” “Did not have carpet”

Food

47/100
14 reviews

Food is not good. Desserts & fruits are ok.

“No hot food” “No apple”

Comfort

44/100
82 reviews

Uncomfortable and noisy, but spacious, rooms, and poor beds.

“Pillows too hard” “AC out of order” “Banging doors”

WiFi

23/100
26 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi” “WiFi connection did not work”

Pool

0/100
7 reviews

Bad pool.

“No pool”

Ranked top 58% by couples, with a score of 71

Good to know

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No elevator” “Broken elevator”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Hotel was clean”

  • Near city centre

    “Close to downtown” “Near downtown”

  • Bad furniture

    “Did not have carpet” “No carpet”

Review highlights

Breakfast

85/100
33 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Location

80/100
57 reviews

Near city centre in a great location. So-so car access and parking.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Service

70/100
47 reviews

Beds and cleanliness are decent, but rooms look old and poorly-furnished.

“Excellent customer service” “Staff was friendly and helpful” “Helpful people at the reception”

Room

52/100
63 reviews

Decent, large, and clean rooms. Unpleasant bathrooms, and uncomfortable beds and furniture.

“Large counter space” “PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets”

Amenities

38/100
22 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating” “Broken elevator”

Vibe

30/100
19 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area. Hotel is outdated.

“Broken elevator” “Room looked old” “Not a five star hotel”

WiFi

23/100
6 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi” “WiFi connection did not work”

Ranked top 65% by families, with a score of 69

Good to know

  • Poor bathroom

    “No conditioner” “Dirty towels”

  • Uncomfortable

    “Pillows too hard” “AC out of order”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating”

  • Room is not nice

    “PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets”

Review highlights

Breakfast

81/100
10 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Location

76/100
17 reviews

Great location with good parking availability.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Service

69/100
24 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Staff was friendly and helpful” “No maid service” “No security”

Room

48/100
26 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and beds are inadequate. Spacious and tidy rooms.

“PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets” “Did not have carpet”

Comfort

42/100
13 reviews

Big rooms but uncomfortable with bad beds.

“Pillows too hard” “AC out of order” “Banging doors”

Amenities

32/100
8 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating” “Broken elevator”

Vibe

31/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Broken elevator” “Room looked old” “Not a five star hotel”

Ranked top 60% by solo travelers, with a score of 69

Good to know

  • Bad internet service

    “Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi”

  • Great location

    “Great attractions” “Excellent location”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean towels” “Bathroom was clean”

  • Room is not nice

    “PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets”

Review highlights

Location

84/100
21 reviews

Great location with good parking availability.

“Great attractions” “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Breakfast

76/100
8 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Yummy hot breakfast” “Omelet bar in the morning was great” “Breakfast was amazing”

Cleanliness

69/100
10 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

“Light shining” “Clean environment” “Dirty towels”

Service

68/100
18 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“No security” “Check in staff rude” “Great night staff”

Room

46/100
18 reviews

Uncomfortable beds and run-down rooms, but clean enough.

“PAPER THIN walls” “Worn sheets” “Did not have carpet”

Comfort

43/100
7 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds.

“Pillows too hard” “AC out of order” “Banging doors”

Amenities

32/100
5 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No vending machines” “Facility could use some updating” “Broken elevator”

WiFi

20/100
7 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Internet could not connect” “No wi-fi” “WiFi connection did not work”

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Property Description

The GuestHouse Inn & Suites hotel in Nashville features a quiet setting one block over from the fashionable West End area of Midtown. We are 15 blocks from the center of Downtown Nashville and such popular attractions as the Ryman Auditorium, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Lower Broadway. The campus of Vanderbilt University is within walking distance only two blocks away. Baptist Hospital, Vanderbilt Medical Center, the VA Hospital and Centennial Hospital are in the immediate area and served by the hotel's free shuttle. Restaurants, shopping, churches, and musical venues are all within easy walking distance of this charming hotel. Whether you're driving to Nashville or flying in, you'll find the Guesthouse Inn and Suites will delight you with its central Nashville location and its free shuttle service within the immediate neighborhood of the hotel (airport and downtown not included). All of our rooms feature a microwave oven, small refrigerator, and coffeemaker. A complimentary hot breakfast is offered daily featuring made-to-order Belgium Waffles and Omelets. Convenient, free parking is provided in our on-site garage. And complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet service is available throughout the hotel.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 PM
Check Out:12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation:2012
Floors:7
Rooms:108
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:108
Handicap Rooms:6
Suites:6
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:0
Dist. to Food/Bars:0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:0.5 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
30 day cxl policy on groups. 72 hour cxl policy on individual rooms.
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:15.25%
Total Misc Fees:$2.50 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 9.25% (9.25% state sales tax)
Occupancy Tax: 6.00% (6.0% occupancy tax)
City Tax: 2.50 Per Night ($2.50 nightly city tax)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Nashville Int'l Airport (BNA), about 8.25 miles from hotel. No shuttle service provided by hotel.

Local Shuttle Info: Limited complimentary shuttle to West End/Vanderbilt area. 6:00am-9:30pm (Mon-Fri), 7:00am-9:30pm (Sat-Sun). Shuttle does not include transportation to the airport or to the downtown area.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Guesthouse Inn Vanderbilt

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