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The Scholar Hotel- Morgantown

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“rooftop bar”(33 reviews)
“parking garage”(24 reviews)
“bar next door”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Rooftop Bar
Wheelchair access
Meeting Rooms
Rooftop Terrace
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
This newly-renovated hotel is a block from West Virginia University’s downtown campus and a 2-minute walk from the Caperton Trail along the Monongahela River. Our spacious guest rooms and suites feature plush bedding, a large work desk with desk-level power outlets, Keurig single-cup...
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Location and contact
345 Chestnut St, Morgantown, WV 26505-5509
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2.3 miles to Morgantown Airport
60 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I travel for work and have to stay in hotels all around the Pennsylvania/West Virginia area. The Chestnut was recommended by a co worker when we had a project in Morgantown so we decided to give it a try. We came in...More

Thank Rita T
Reviewed 13 June 2018

This hotel used to be nice until new owners took over. Windows were filthy. No phone in the room. TV did not work. Ran out of toilet paper at 1 am because you are only allotted 1 roll per room as per front desk. And...More

Thank annmaried123
Reviewed 13 June 2018

I hesitated to compile an email as our last visit was for my son's graduation & although completely overwhelmed by the condition of the hotel during that weekend I attempted to enjoy family and graduation not allowing the condition of the lobby, hallway and surrounding...More

1  Thank cathleens3
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The room was great - spacious and all new. However, no indication on the hotel's website that the entire lobby & breakfast area was under construction, no roof bar or pool as advertised. It was great to be able to walk around town, but that's...More

Thank TorreynoldsJARCAT
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Both staff members we encountered were personable and friendly. The hotel is clearly under renovation and it would make a guest question whether it is open to the public when you walk through at first. Our room was clean and spacious- one of the largest...More

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This newly-renovated hotel is a block from West Virginia University’s downtown campus and a 2-minute walk from the Caperton Trail along the Monongahela River. Our spacious guest rooms and suites feature ...More plush bedding, a large work desk with desk-level power outlets, Keurig single-cup coffee makers, 55″ LCD flat-screen TVs, and a mini-fridge. Stay connected while traveling with free wireless high-speed internet in the guest rooms and public areas, as well as a self-service Business Center located on our ground floor. Keep up your exercise regimen with our 24/7 Fitness Center, featuring treadmills, stationary bike, elliptical machine, pulley machine, weight bench & free weights, and a medicine ball rack. Located on our lobby level and open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, our Lobby Cafe offers a rustic and relaxed dining experience. Educate your taste buds with one of our Signature cocktails, featuring modern twists on traditional classics, or sample a selection from one of our Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Jessica H
25 July 2017|
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Response from Kim A | Reviewed this property |
Yes several rooms have them
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mishnj24
12 January 2017|
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Response from R M | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe there are.
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mishnj24
8 November 2016|
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Response from elivela67 | Reviewed this property |
I'd call the hotel but if there isn't snow yet, the rooftop will likely be open. There are two hot tubs up there. When we were there, they weren't particularly hot, though. Very nice view and set up if the bar is open.
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"we had a king bed and the room was nice."
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"Rooms in the back are supposedly more quiet but it is Morgantown and they are a noisy bunch.."
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"4th floor has quick access to the rooftop bar"
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"Weekends rooms can be noisy close to bar on roof so staying away from that best. Try get room with view of..."
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