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“Very elegant and clean!”
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Westminster Hotel
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Livingston
Moosic, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Very elegant and clean!”
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Very nice hotel! Rooms and bathrooms were beautiful. Provides all the toiletries one would need, shampoo, toothbrush, paste, shaver, sewing kit, and more! Bed was a little hard but other than that, we had a wonderful stay!

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank Amanda S
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WestminsterMgmt, Front Office Manager at Westminster Hotel, responded to this review, 27 September 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We appreciate you staying with us and look forward to your next visit.

Best Regards,

Zohre Bingol
Front Office Manager
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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260 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2014

You know, sometimes a hotel doesn't have to be the biggest or the grandest. Sometimes you have a great experience because the hotel has what you need and makes it easy to get where you need to be. We were here for a busy weekend wedding...bbq and the wedding off-site and a brunch at the hotel. Shuttles to the venues made it easy to get there as well as a shuttle to a local diner for a great breakfast one day. The room, we upgraded to the club room, was clean, plenty big enough and included access to a separate concierge room. The grounds were nice and had a comfortable seating area to talk to family and friends and just relax. Overall, our stay was terrific and allowed us to enjoy the whole wedding experience.

Room Tip: Only 3 floors so no real differences. The club rooms have a bigger TV.
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Thank Steven S
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WestminsterMgmt, Front Office Manager at Westminster Hotel, responded to this review, 27 September 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. We are glad that The Westminster Hotel was just what you were looking for and met your expectations. It’s so great to hear that your stay was terrific. We truly appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again when your travels bring you back to our area.

Best Regards,

Zohre Bingol
Front Office Manager
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Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2014

OK, this may seem ridiculous, but good, organic, natural toiletries can make a hotel stay fun.
Fun packaging, natural scents, good quality, "Lather" Line. Hollandia beds were very comfortable.

Nice hotel on par with Hyatts, in the middle of suburban Livingston, NJ. Keurig coffee in lobby in am.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled with family
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Thank mg3542
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WestminsterMgmt, Front Office Manager at Westminster Hotel, responded to this review, 27 September 2014
Dear Guest,

We strive to enhance our guest experience with these little special details that you mentioned such as; complimentary unlimited delicious Keurig coffee in the lobby, high quality pampering toiletry products in the room etc. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed them all. Thank you for your review and please visit us again in the near future.

Best Regards,

Zohre Bingol
Front Office Manager
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Reading, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Very elegant entry with a beautiful outdoor terraced seating area and water feature. Such a relaxing place to sit and drink coffee or read a book. A pergola with flowers in bloom and outdoor couches underneath provided a magical experience and you would never know you were off a main street. The bedding was soft and wonderful, we enjoyed the indoor pool. Although there was a big wedding crowd in the lobby, although we were on the first floor nearby, we didn't hear a thing. Our family had a very relaxing stay here. Only comments I would make are...not enough outlets in rooms for charging phones, we needed a spoon for a yogurt and even though went to front desk, could not find one. It would be nice to provide a few pieces of plastic dinnerware in the rooms. Also, I was at the bar ordering a drink and the bartender saw me and was counting something, did not acknowledge me and kept me waiting for 5 minutes. Was not happy about that. But otherwise, top notch customer service with a smile from everyone. Would definitely stay there again.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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1 Thank Martha S
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WestminsterMgmt, Front Office Manager at Westminster Hotel, responded to this review, 27 September 2014
Dear Guest,

What a terrific review. You described our beautiful Zen garden just the way it is meant to be. Our guests truly enjoy this area everyday. We are so glad to hear that you and your family had a relaxing stay. I am sorry about your experience with the bartender but also very happy to hear that you found our customer service to be top notch otherwise. We truly appreciate your comments and hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Best Regards,

Zohre Bingol
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Georgia
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31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Very nice hotel with helpful staff. Only reason not giving a 5 star is the difficulty entering & exiting due to the construction in the area (though not a deal breaker). Large comfortable rooms. Breakfast basically just a glorified continental b;fast but in nicer surroundings. We did have a problem with seating in the area as it is small and crowded while we were there. Had to pull chairs around a table for 4 to accommodate 7 of us.
Shuttle service to the local mall was an added bonus! Enjoyed and would return if in the area.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Thank 686WarmSprings686
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WestminsterMgmt, Front Office Manager at Westminster Hotel, responded to this review, 18 July 2014
Dear Guest,
Thank you for your excellent comments! I am glad you found your room to be comfortable and the staff was very helpful to your needs. We agree our complimentary shuttle service is such a great and popular amenity. Thank you for sharing this tip with our future travelers. I am sorry to hear that the construction area on Route 10 (about half a mile from the hotel) created difficulties for you to access to the hotel.
Thank you for staying with us and we hope to welcome you back when your travels bring you back our way.

Best Regards,

Zohre Bingol
Front Office Manager
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Cleveland, Ohio
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2014

The room was very nice but the bathroom could have had more shelf space for all your stuff. The bed was comfortable and the pillows were fantastic. The kids loved the pool and hot tub, but they did close at 10pm on the weekend, which was a bit too early for our family. And you have to call the front desk to have the jacuzzi bubbles turned on. The folks at the front desk and the shuttle drivers were super helpful, friendly, and engaging. I'm sure it was written somewhere, but we were really taken aback that there was no complimentary breakfast on the weekends. That's when a travelling family could really use it! The television was difficult to figure out. I swear I couldn't figure out the first night how to even get channels to flip through. We didn't eat in the restaurant, the Strip House, but it looked really cool in there and my hairdresser for the wedding said the food was really good. We were in town for a wedding--the lounge was a great place for our extended family to gather and hand out/converse. Our room was right next to the elevator and the right across the ice machine. If you are a light sleeper, DO NOT get a room in this area. The noise from the halls was very loud, however, I never heard my neighbors talking or watching TV or doing "whatever." :) Overall, the good outweighed any of the negatives, and we would gladly stay here again.

Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Thank ZandGmama
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WestminsterMgmt, Front Office Manager at Westminster Hotel, responded to this review, 18 July 2014
Dear guest,
Thank you for taking the time to post a review of our hotel. We enjoyed reading your detailed feedback. We are glad to hear that overall you enjoyed your stay with us and would return. I am sorry to hear you had some difficulties with the television but please know that our dedicated staff is always at your complete disposal to make your stay more comfortable and memorable. In your future stays, please don’t hesitate to call us for any reason, we are here to help you!. We look forward to your next stay with us.

Best Regards,

Zohre Bingol
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New Jersey
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59 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

Great property with friendly staff. The Strip House is excellent as well. Only down side is that the walls are paper thin, you can hear your neighbor's conversations unfortunately. Would stay again though, request a room without an adjoining room.

Stayed June 2014
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WestminsterMgmt, Front Office Manager at Westminster Hotel, responded to this review, 8 July 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Westminster hotel and for taking the time to write a review about your recent experience with us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed our hotel and the Striphouse. Should your travels bring you back our way, please contact me directly at zbingol@westminstehotel.net. I will be happy to handle the details of your accommodations personally to insure you a quieter room.
Thank you again for your feedback and I look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Best Regards,

Zohre Bingol
Front Office Manager
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Property: Westminster Hotel
Address: 550 W Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039-1608
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Region: United States > New Jersey > Livingston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Livingston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Westminster Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 183
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Uniquely chic. Inviting and inspired. Open your eyes to the extraordinary at Westminster Hotel, a different kind of luxury hotel. Situated right in the heart of Livingston, New Jersey, our AAA Four Diamond hotel caters to the distinct tastes of today's travelers. Make reservations for stylish hotel guest rooms and suites boasting a classic contemporary design. While you're here, you'll enjoy a refined mix of first-class amenities intended to please everyone from destination spa hotel goers to corporate hotel guests in Westminster Club Level Rooms and Suites. Elaborate or intimate. Elegant wedding receptions or Fortune 500 company executive conferences. Westminster Hotel provides premier meeting facilities, social event venues, banquet rooms—even exquisite outdoor event space—for an array of special occasions. Surrender to a seductive dining experience at the New Jersey location of Strip House Restaurant, one of America’s best steakhouses. And treat yourself to the hotel’s decadent spa services, state-of-the-art health and fitness center and indoor heated swimming pool and Jacuzzi. In the neighborhood? Drop by and say "hi." We proudly serve our beautiful northern New Jersey community and beyond, hosting Livingston, NJ and Essex County neighbors and guests from surrounding cities, including Florham Park, Short Hills, East Hanover, Parsippany, Basking Ridge and Morristown. Westminster Hotel is located only 20 minutes from Newark Liberty International Airport and 20 miles west of New York City. Convenient train access is a short ride away and runs directly into Penn Station in midtown Manhattan. ... more   less 
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