BEST WESTERN GENETTI HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER

77 East Market St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel in Luzerne County
41.24419 -75.8801
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4.0/ 5

Based on 288 guest reviews

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  • Outdoor pool at hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Airport shuttle available
  • The Avg. Group Saves 10.8%!
  • Access to gym on-site
  • 72 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.2/10
  • 8 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

F.M. Kirby Center of the Performing Arts next door, Kirby Park and Riverfront Park, Farmers Market, Mohegan Sun Casino at Pocono Downs (Table Games and Slots), Mohegan Sun Arena, Wyoming Valley Mall, Ricketts Glen State Park, Pocono Raceway (NASCAR), Sno Mountain & Sno Cove (Waterpark and Ski Area), perfectly located between NYC, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.

Customer Reviews of Best Western Genetti Hotel & Conference Center

4.0 out of 5. Based on 288 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

The Best Western Genetti Hotel is centrally located in downtown Wilkes Barre. We offer banquet space for up to 1500 people with the largest dance floors in the area. Our hotel offers rooms with two queen size beds, one king bed and two new Jacuzzi Suites. Complimentary all-you-can-eat hot and cold breakfast buffet is included with your room. We also have an on site Asian-fusion restaurant. "Oyster" Bar and Restaurant serves a delicious lunch buffet Monday through Friday, 11:30 am - 2:00pm. Dinner is served a la carte Monday through Saturday, 5:00pm - 10 pm. Room service is available during dinner hours.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2011
Floors: 7
Rooms: 72
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 90
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 8 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 18224 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 1500 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 5PM - 10PM
Pool Info:
Out-Door Pool open from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day Weekend.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual reservations need to cancel before 4:00 PM on the arrival date. Group Reservations need to be cancelled at least 1 week prior to arrival.
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 6.00%
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Additional Person Fee: 5.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 20.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 40.00 Per Night (Bartender Fee)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$10.00 per night dogs only


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Dinner available
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Games room
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • 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
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Airport is about 20 minutes from our location. Complimentary shuttle service is available with at least 24 hours notice.

Local Shuttle Info: 24 hrs complimentary shuttle to and from AVP Airport (10 miles from hotel) with min. 4 hour notice.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary Breakfast available to hotel guests. If not a hotel guest, breakfast is $7.95 per person.

About Best Western International

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  • 3 hotel types: Best Western, Best Western Plus, and Best Western Premiere
  • Best Western offers exceptional value with great amenities including free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and lond distance access. Convenient computer room in the lobby area perfect for copy and fax services, and even printing out boarding passes, maps, etc.
  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk. Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available. Free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Best Western Premiere gives guests the highest quality amenties, furnishings, and decor with personalized guest services. All rooms have a safe, mini-fridge, free high-speed internet access, free local and long distance calls, and an LCD or Plasma TV with HD channels. On-site dining, fitness room, business center, snack shop, and meeting rooms

The Best Western International highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Best Western Genetti Hotel

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Genetti Hotel & Conference Center

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Genetti Hotel & Conference Center.

Feel free to use the Best Western Genetti Hotel & Conference Center meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Wilkes-Barre 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
Grand Ballroom 108 x 45 x 12 4860 --/250 144 150 -- -- 100 25/-- 250 -- --
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Grand Ballroom

Giant crystal chandeliers Large dance floor Space can open up into other ballrooms to provide more space
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
4860 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
108 x 45 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Imperial Ballroom 53 x 45 x 12 2385 --/100 70 60 40 40 -- --/-- 125 -- --
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Imperial Ballroom

Giant chandeliers Space can open up into other ballrooms to provide more space
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2385 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
53 x 45 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Ambassador Ballroom 52 x 45 x 12 2340 --/125 70 60 40 40 -- --/-- 125 -- --
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Ambassador Ballroom

Giant chandeliers Space can open up into other ballrooms to provide more space
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2340 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
52 x 45 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Princess Ballroom 53 x 45 x 12 2385 --/120 90 70 40 40 -- --/-- 140 -- --
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Princess Ballroom

Giant chandeliers Large dance floor Space can open up into other ballrooms to provide more space
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2385 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
53 x 45 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Embassy Ballroom 44 x 48 x 12 2112 --/100 80 50 30 30 -- --/-- 110 -- --
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Embassy Ballroom

Giant chandeliers Large dance floor Space can open up into other ballrooms to provide more space
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2112 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
44 x 48 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Empress Ballroom 62 x 70 x 12 4340 --/220 190 125 80 75 -- --/-- 300 -- --
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Empress Ballroom

Giant chandeliers Large dance floor Space can open up into other ballrooms to provide more space
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
4340 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
62 x 70 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Wilkes Room 27 x 41 x 12 1107 --/60 42 40 30 20 -- --/-- 90 -- --
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Wilkes Room

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1107 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
27 x 41 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Barre Room 33 x 26 x 12 858 --/40 20 30 20 16 -- --/-- 50 -- --
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Barre Room

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
858 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
33 x 26 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System

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