We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Would Never stay there again.”

Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum
Ranked #14 of 22 Hotels in Irvine
Chico, California
Level Contributor
103 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
“Would Never stay there again.”
Reviewed 15 September 2005

We booked a non-smoking room that was a loft (large bed upstairs and fold-out bed in separate area) and were scheduled for a red-eye arrival. When we arrived, we were given a studio room (the larger bed and the fold-out were in the same room) and they tried to charge us the price for the loft room. Not only did they give us a smaller room, but they tried to charge us for the larger room! To add insult to injury, the place smelled like an ashtray. Obviously, they gave us a smoking room. All of our luggage and clothing reeked of smoke. I called the front desk to complain that they had not only given us the incorrect size room but that it was a smoking room too. The lady at the front desk was adamant that it was non-smoking. I was furious since the room reeked of smoke and there was a large ASHTRAY on the coffee table. After we complained to the manager they were willing to change the room rate to what the studio room costs (which is what they should do since that's where they put us), but I will wait until we get our credit card statement to see if they really honor that.

  • Stayed September 2005
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
3 Thank ESS_lover
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

102 reviews from our community

Traveller rating
    41
    34
    14
    7
    6
See reviews for
39
12
3
35
Rating summary
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveller tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (28)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Clovis, CA
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2004

Rooms are clean and spacious, with kitchen well-equipped enough to prepare simple meals. Location is excellent: convenient to the 5 and 405 freeways, as well as the Spectrum Entertainment Center. Front desk staff consistently courteous and helpful. Great selection and quality at buffet breakfast. Clean, heated pool. Would love to stay here again!

Helpful?
7 Thank Laurie B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 January 2004

The room was nice, fully equipped with everything you would need for a few days' stay. The service was excellent and the staff helpful. They even offer to do the grocery shopping for free if they are provided a list. I would give this Residence Inn a thumbs up.

Helpful?
5 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Irvine hotels
2.0 mi away
Courtyard Irvine Spectrum
2.4 mi away
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Irvine - Spectrum
7.3 mi away
Residence Inn Irvine John Wayne Airport/Orange County
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.5 mi away
Homewood Suites by Hilton Irvine John Wayne Airport
7.5 mi away
Hotel Irvine
Hotel Irvine
#3 of 22 in Irvine
537 reviews
3.3 mi away
Candlewood Suites Orange County, Irvine Spectrum
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum

Property: Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum
Address: 10 Morgan, Irvine, CA 92618-2003
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Irvine
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Irvine
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum 3*
Number of rooms: 112
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Enjoy an array of comforts and conveniences when reserving accommodations at Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum. With a prime location near Lake Forest, our hotel is near many of the city's most popular attractions. Take a tour of the UC Irvine campus, experience outdoor fun at Orange County Great Park and shop until you drop at exciting stores at Irvine Spectrum. After a full day of excitement or work, retreat to our spacious suites featuring separate sleeping and living areas in addition to fully equipped kitchens. When you need to be productive or connect to social media, take advantage of our free property-wide high-speed Wi-Fi. Begin every morning at our hot, savory breakfast buffet before heading out on an adventure. During downtime, maintain your exercise routine in our fitness center and enjoy a swim in our sparkling outdoor pool. Whatever your reason for staying with us, you'll enjoy the home-like comforts at Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travel Republic (UK), Ctrip TA, Priceline, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Ebookers, Expedia, TripOnline SA, Hotel.de and Cancelon so you can book your Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum Hotel Irvine
Irvine Residence Inn
Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum Orange County, CA

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing