RAMADA HOTEL

260 Chapman Rd., Newark, DE 19702 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Highway Hotel in New Castle County
39.66829-75.67294
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3.5/ 5

Based on 453 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 22.2%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 98 rooms in property
  • Check-out: 12:PM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 4 conference rooms in property

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Local Attractions

7 mile(s)South of Wilmington, central to all historical and cultural attractions 5 mile(s) from Delaware Park Race Track and Slots 5 mile(s) from Christiana Mall, tax free shopping 7 mile(s) from Kirkwood Soccer Club 4 mile(s) from Christiana

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 588 verified reviews

74
Fair

Good city hotel. Good for sightseeing and located near shopping areas. Amazing beds and great food and breakfast. Popular among business travelers.

“Gas station across the hotel” “Enjoy a relaxing dinner”

Excellent City Hotel Top 4% in city
Great Budget Hotel Top 24% in city

Good to know

  • Great shopping

    “Close to Christiana Mall” “Close to shopping”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendly hosts” “Very friendly & helpful staff”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean smell” “Clean bed”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Remote control would not work” “Iron in the room not working”

Review highlights

Location

91/100
88 reviews

Great location somewhat accessible by car. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Bar

81/100
25 reviews

Bar is awesome. Good wines.

“University of Delaware is also nearby” “Great coffee” “Convenient pub”

Food

78/100
65 reviews

Good dining with moderate prices, a great menu, especially desserts.

“Fabulous Italian food” “QUICK EVENING MEAL” “Enjoy a relaxing dinner”

Service

77/100
194 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception. Management is alright, but housekeeping is not great.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Breakfast

72/100
120 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included” “Great breakfast and amenities”

WiFi

70/100
10 reviews

Good internet service.

“Perfect internet” “Free wifi”

Room

57/100
231 reviews

Acceptable rooms; big, clean, and with great beds. Poorly-maintained rooms. Old rooms with substandard TV's, furniture and air conditioning.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Wet carpet” “Leaking ac”

Vibe

25/100
59 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Unpleasant entrance area. Hotel is outdated. Good choice for a city trip. Fine for a budget trip.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Amenities

23/100
50 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

Ranked top 48% by families, with a score of 71

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds

    “Good nights sleep” “Spacious beds”

  • Great reception

    “Desk was informed” “Friendly front desk clerk”

  • Great shopping

    “Close to Christiana Mall” “Close to shopping”

  • Professional service

    “Desk was informed” “Quick overnight stay”

Review highlights

Location

88/100
10 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Value

83/100
20 reviews

Best value for money. Fair breakfast prices.

“Hot breakfast was included” “Great deal on this hotel” “Free breakfast provided by the hotel”

Service

77/100
23 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Breakfast

73/100
22 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included” “Great breakfast and amenities”

Room

59/100
40 reviews

Great beds, but only decently clean and poorly maintained rooms with bad bathrooms.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Hair dryer was not working” “Wet carpet”

Vibe

29/100
7 reviews

Poor vibe.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Amenities

23/100
4 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

Ranked top 46% by couples, with a score of 80

Good to know

  • Delicious food

    “Fabulous Italian food” “QUICK EVENING MEAL”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Remote control would not work” “Iron in the room not working”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendly hosts” “Very friendly & helpful staff”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
7 reviews

Great location.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Food

80/100
12 reviews

Delicious food.

“Fabulous Italian food” “QUICK EVENING MEAL” “Enjoy a relaxing dinner”

Service

80/100
24 reviews

Friendly service.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Breakfast

77/100
16 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included” “Great breakfast and amenities”

Room

52/100
27 reviews

Mediocre rooms with bad bathrooms, clean but poorly maintained.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Hair dryer was not working” “Wet carpet”

Vibe

22/100
6 reviews

Poor vibe.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Amenities

20/100
8 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

Ranked top 71% by business travelers, with a score of 69

Good to know

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean smell” “Clean bed”

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service”

  • Poor vibe

    “No elevator” “Dated decor”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Service

78/100
13 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Cleanliness

70/100
8 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

“Very clean and modest place.” “Motel was clean” “Carpets were wet”

Breakfast

69/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Hot breakfast was included” “Excellent breakfast” “Great breakfast and amenities”

Room

54/100
18 reviews

Fairly clean rooms, but inadequate bathrooms.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Wet carpet” “Leaking ac”

Amenities

26/100
3 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

Vibe

26/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Ranked top 26% by solo travelers, with a score of 79

Good to know

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No elevators” “No elevator”

  • Poor vibe

    “No elevator” “Dated decor”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No elevator” “Entire place needs updating”

  • Bad amenities

    “No elevator” “Entire place needs updating”

Review highlights

Location

87/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Service

76/100
7 reviews

Friendly service.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Room

61/100
7 reviews

Room is all right.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Hair dryer was not working” “Wet carpet”

Vibe

23/100
7 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Amenities

20/100
6 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

Good to know

  • Great shopping

    “Close to Christiana Mall” “Close to shopping”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendly hosts” “Very friendly & helpful staff”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean smell” “Clean bed”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Remote control would not work” “Iron in the room not working”

Review highlights

Location

91/100
81 reviews

Great location somewhat accessible by car. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Food

82/100
62 reviews

Great dining experience and menu, excellent desserts and fruits.

“Fabulous Italian food” “QUICK EVENING MEAL” “Enjoy a relaxing dinner”

Bar

81/100
25 reviews

Bar is awesome. Good wines.

“University of Delaware is also nearby” “Great coffee” “Convenient pub”

Service

77/100
187 reviews

Service is professional and friendly. Management is alright, but housekeeping is not great.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

WiFi

73/100
8 reviews

Good internet service.

“Perfect internet” “Free wifi”

Breakfast

72/100
116 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included” “Great breakfast and amenities”

Room

57/100
223 reviews

Acceptable rooms; big, clean, and with great beds. Poorly-maintained rooms. Old rooms with substandard TV's, furniture and air conditioning.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Wet carpet” “Leaking ac”

Vibe

28/100
56 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Unpleasant entrance area. Hotel is outdated.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Amenities

25/100
46 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

Ranked top 59% by families, with a score of 69

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds

    “Good nights sleep” “Spacious beds”

  • Great shopping

    “Close to Christiana Mall” “Close to shopping”

  • Professional service

    “Desk was informed” “Quick overnight stay”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included”

Review highlights

Location

88/100
10 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Value

83/100
18 reviews

Best value for money.

“Hot breakfast was included” “Great deal on this hotel” “Free breakfast provided by the hotel”

Service

77/100
23 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Breakfast

73/100
21 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included” “Great breakfast and amenities”

Room

59/100
39 reviews

Great beds, but only decently clean and poorly maintained rooms with bad bathrooms.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Wet carpet” “Leaking ac”

Vibe

31/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Ranked top 37% by couples, with a score of 80

Good to know

  • Delicious food

    “Fabulous Italian food” “QUICK EVENING MEAL”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Remote control would not work” “Iron in the room not working”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendly hosts” “Very friendly & helpful staff”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Value

82/100
8 reviews

Best value for money.

“Hot breakfast was included” “Great deal on this hotel” “Free breakfast provided by the hotel”

Food

80/100
12 reviews

Delicious food.

“Fabulous Italian food” “QUICK EVENING MEAL” “Enjoy a relaxing dinner”

Service

79/100
22 reviews

Friendly service.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Breakfast

77/100
14 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Delicious hot breakfast” “Hot breakfast was included” “Great breakfast and amenities”

Room

52/100
23 reviews

Mediocre rooms with bad bathrooms, clean but poorly maintained.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Hair dryer was not working” “Wet carpet”

Vibe

22/100
6 reviews

Poor vibe.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Amenities

20/100
7 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

Ranked top 59% by business travelers, with a score of 70

Good to know

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean smell” “Clean bed”

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service”

  • Poor vibe

    “No elevator” “Dated decor”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No elevator” “Entire place needs updating”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Service

77/100
13 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Cleanliness

70/100
8 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

“Motel was clean” “Carpets were wet” “Wet carpet”

Breakfast

69/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Hot breakfast was included” “Stale cereal” “Great breakfast and amenities”

Room

54/100
18 reviews

Fairly clean rooms, but inadequate bathrooms.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Hair dryer was not working” “Wet carpet”

Vibe

29/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Amenities

26/100
3 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

Good to know

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No elevators” “No elevator”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No elevator” “Entire place needs updating”

  • Bad amenities

    “No elevator” “Entire place needs updating”

  • Poor vibe

    “No elevator” “Dated decor”

Review highlights

Location

87/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Close to Christiana Mall” “Ease of access to the highway” “Close to the city center”

Service

76/100
7 reviews

Friendly service.

“Friendly hosts” “Excellent customer service” “Staff were friendly and helpful”

Room

61/100
7 reviews

Room is all right.

“Heater was kind of loud” “Hair dryer was not working” “Wet carpet”

Vibe

23/100
7 reviews

Poor vibe. Unpleasant entrance area.

“No elevator” “Dated decor” “Hallways banging”

Amenities

20/100
6 reviews

Poor buildings and an uninspiring entrance area.

“No elevator” “Entire place needs updating” “Dated decor”

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Customer Reviews of Ramada Hotel

3.5 out of 5. Based on 453 guest reviews , Average

Property Description

RAMADA Newark/Wilmington has been renovated to ensure that our guests are offered the best amenities. Comfortable pillow-top mattresses in King rooms or Two Queen beds. Granite accented bathrooms with curved shower for your comfort. Room service available during restaurant hours, free complimentary continental breakfast and local calls. On-Site Guest Laundry Facilities, Fitness Room and Business Center. Our Banquet facilities have many options to suit your event needs, along with catering from our on site restaurant chef, we will make your event, an event to remember!!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00PM
Check Out: 12:PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 2
Rooms: 98
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 98
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 4
Meeting Space: 2375 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 150 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 5PM-10PM
Ownership: Chapman Hospitality
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hrs for individual 2 weeks for group
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 8.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 8.00%
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 18.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 25.00 Per Hour
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 5.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 12.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 6.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 24.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 15.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 40.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 40.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 7.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 7.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.50 Per Person
Banquet Hosted Bar: 25.00 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 65.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • 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
  • 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
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • 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

From Philadelphia If Driving :Take I-95 South to Exit 3 in Delaware Shuttle: $45.00USD each side

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Ramada

  • Free high-speed wireless internet access in the U.S. and Canada
  • San Francisco Soap company bath amenities
  • Conference meeting spaces available based on location
  • Ramada Limited Hotels offer free breakfast and swimming pools
  • Ramada Hotels offer on-site restaurants or a-la-carte food services
  • Ramada Plaza Hotels are located near major city centers and airports. They also offer a vaariety of on-site restaurants and lounges, conference space and banquet facilities

The Ramada highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Ramada in Newark Delaware, Ramada Inn Newark, Ramada Newark / Wilmington, Ramada Newark Delaware

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Ramada Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Ramada Hotel

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both group/meeting prices and the best individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 50.9% in June 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $166 in the month of June 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Ramada Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

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