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“Clean and Roomy” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook

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Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Stony Brook
Certificate of Excellence
Long Beach, NY, United States
1 review
“Clean and Roomy”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

Stayed at this hotel while attending a friend's wedding reception nearby. The rooms are clean and the suite we stayed in was roomy. Bed was comfortable, but the pillows were not. Overall, this hotel certainly served its purpose as a one-night stay.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank Robert M
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Sean M, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, responded to this review, 5 August 2014
Thank you very much for taking the time to complete the Trip Advisor survey. We are extremely pleased that you have enjoyed our hotel and we appreciate your comments. Here at the Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, we strive to provide each and every guest with the ultimate service and experience that you expect and deserve. Thank you for being our guest and we hope to be of service to you again soon!
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2014

We stayed there wile visiting family in the area. It was a comfortable stay, quiet, and clean. Everyone was friendly and helpful. We were pleased that the air conditioner stayed on low all night instead of turning off and on repeatedly as some hotels have them set up to do.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Sean M, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, responded to this review, 31 July 2014
Thank you very much for taking the time to complete the Trip Advisor survey. We are extremely pleased that you have enjoyed our hotel and we appreciate your comments. I am also happy to hear that our staff were helpful and friendly. Here at the Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, we strive to provide each and every guest with the ultimate service and experience that you expect and deserve. Thank you for being our guest and we hope to be of service to you again soon!
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

My son and his bride booked a suite for themselves and a large block of rooms for their wedding guests. The entire experience was handled both personally and professionally by Lauren, the sales and catering manager. She answered every question and/or concern immediately. What a blessing to have someone so warm, friendly, and competent handling every pre-wedding and wedding detail as if she were family! Additionally, the staff was friendly and welcoming, first in distributing "wedding welcome bags" to our guests, and then continuously making sure everyone had a comfortable stay. Upon returning to the hotel after their reception at Flowerfield, the happy couple returned to find champagne and strawberries awaiting them in their room. Lastly, the hotel housekeeping was immaculate throughout! The linens were soft and spotless. The breakfast was fresh and the display was continuously replenished. A+++++ recommendation!!

Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Sean M, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, responded to this review, 30 July 2014
Thank you very much for taking the time to complete the Trip Advisor survey. We are extremely pleased that you have enjoyed our hotel and we appreciate such kind comments! I am also happy to hear that our hotel staff including Lauren and the front desk were friendly and helpful. Here at the Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, we strive to provide each and every guest with the ultimate service and experience that you expect and deserve. I am glad your special day went so smoothly and we appreciate you choosing our hotel as your host. Thank you for being our guest and we look forward to be of service to you again soon!
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Saint James, New York
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77 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014

We had my daughter's bridal shower here on 7/20 and we couldn't have been happier with the staff and the food. We were able to have decorations stored a couple of days prior and even had some staff help us decorate the day of the event. We had a directional sign put up that threw her off. Lauren was fantastic throughout our whole process of finalizing our booking. Christine was very help in setting up the initial booking and was very pleasant. Both ladies are very professional and Lauren especially assured me that all will go well that day and it did. Rez was our lead banquet person and he was very accommodating. The staff at the Hilton was outstanding and we would definitely have future events there if needed. We hope our wedding room blocks go as smoothly and so far they have. Thank you Hilton Staff for making my daughter's special day go so smoothly.

Room Tip: we did not stay over. we only used banquet room but will have rooms used in late Aug. - Sept.
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank Meg S
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Sean M, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, responded to this review, 23 July 2014
Thank you very much for taking the time to complete the Trip Advisor survey. We are extremely pleased that you have enjoyed our hotel and we appreciate such kind comments! I am also happy to hear that our hotel staff including Lauren, Christine, and Rez were outstanding and professional. Here at the Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, we strive to provide each and every guest with the ultimate service and experience that you expect and deserve. I am glad your daughter's special day went so smoothly and we are working to ensure her wedding block goes just the same! Thank you for being our guest and we look forward to be of service to you again soon!
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Stony Brook, United States
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2014

Great property located in a picturesque area in Long Island Staff was pleasant and knowledgeable Room was comfortable and had excellent amenities he food was very good and it had a comfortable bar to sit and relax at after dinner

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Review collected in partnership with Hilton Garden Inn

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1 Thank Hy M
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Sean M, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, responded to this review, 19 July 2014
Thank you very much for taking the time to complete the Trip Advisor survey. We are extremely pleased that you have enjoyed our hotel and we appreciate such kind comments! I am also happy to hear that our staff were helpful and knowledgeable and that you enjoyed our restaurant. Here at the Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, we strive to provide each and every guest with the ultimate service and experience that you expect and deserve. Thank you for being our guest and we hope to be of service to you again soon!
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Delray Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

It was easy booking. The staff was very accommodating. The hotel was clean and comfortable. The towels were not thread bear and spotless.The restaurant was slow getting meals but the food was good. Housekeeping could not do enough to make my stay comfortable.I will always stay at this hotel when on Long Island.

Stayed July 2014, travelled solo
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Sean M, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, responded to this review, 19 July 2014
Thank you very much for taking the time to complete the Trip Advisor survey. We are extremely pleased that you have enjoyed our hotel and we appreciate such kind comments! I am also happy to hear that our staff were accomodating to your needs. Here at the Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, we strive to provide each and every guest with the ultimate service and experience that you expect and deserve. Thank you for being our guest and we look forward to serving you again soon!
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Burlington, Vermont
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014

Computer system was down when I arrived and clerk could not run my credit card, so he took the card and my driver license ID and disappeared into the back. After a wait of many minutes I went into the back myself and found he had run it all by the copier and was just hanging out with some coworkers. Two days later when I checked out, the computer system was down again so I couldn’t get a printed receipt which I needed for reimbursement by my company. (Eventually they emailed me one.) Also, this was the second HGI property in a row that gave me a room with the main HVAC unit on the roof just outside the room’s window. There was later a fraudulent charge, not from HGI, on my CC, but likely that was just coincidence.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled on business
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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2 Thank EasyTraveler4
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Sean M, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, responded to this review, 11 July 2014
Thank you very much for taking the time to complete the Trip Advisor survey. We regret to hear that your stay was any less than satisfactory. Please know that our property management system was down for the duration of your stay. We greatly appreciate your patience during that time period. If you are ever to return to the area and are interested in staying with us again, please contact me directly at 631-941-2980 ext 5141 and I will be happy to do everything possible to make your stay exceptional. Thank you for being our guest and we hope to be of service to you again soon!
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Property: Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook
Address: 1 Circle Rd, Stony Brook, NY 11790-3408
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Region: United States > New York > Long Island > Stony Brook
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Stony Brook
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook 3*
Number of rooms: 135
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook hotel offers stylish accommodations ideally located on the campus of Stony Brook University and just across the street from the Stony Brook University Hospital. Enjoy easy access to the Stony Brook campus, plus nearby shopping, beaches and malls. We are also conveniently located just 12 miles from McArthur Airport and 60 miles from New York City. Explore Long Island from the LIRR Stony Brook Station located on the university campus or take the complimentary hotel shuttle to attractions in the local area. Unwind in a spacious guest room and keep in touch with complimentary internet access. Indulge in a delicious meal at the hotel restaurant, The Garden Grille & Bar, open daily for breakfast and dinner and weekdays for lunch. For the convenience of dining within your room, grab a snack from the hotel's great value, 24-hour Pavilion Pantry® or order a meal from room service (evening only). The Pavilion Lounge offers the perfect spot to unwind after a busy day. Stay active with a workout in the complimentary fitness center or enjoy a splash in the pool. The Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook also offers flexible meeting space, ideal for seminars and presentations. ... more   less 
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