University Square Hotel - Fresno

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4961 North Cedar Avenue, Fresno, United States, 93724  show map
 3 stars
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University Square Hotel - Fresno

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Handicap parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Welcome drink

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

University Square Hotel is a 3-star property that provides visitors with a courtyard, a tennis court and a golf course. The hotel opened its doors in 1985 and was remodeled in 2006.

This hotel is situated 8.7 km away from Selland Arena, University of California and Fresno Convention Center. The city center is 5 km away from the hotel.

The hotel is surrounded by a stadium, restaurants and a zoo.

A local bus stop is 150 meters away. 5 km to Fresno Air Terminal airport.

Rooms

It offers elegant rooms equipped with a sofa, individual climate control, a separate toilet, free Wi-Fi and a dressing area and kitchens with a fridge, a microwave and coffee/tea makers. They provide bathrooms with terry bathrobes, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

A continental breakfast is served from 06:00 till 09:00. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, UNCLE Harry's New York Bagelry and Black Angus Restaurant are about 50 meters from the property.

Services

A vending machine, a baggage storage and a lift together with a photocopier, a business center and computers are offered.

Relax

Guests will enjoy using a Jacuzzi and a wellness center available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   190.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Water sports
  • Snowsports
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Racquetball

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathroom telephone

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

4961 North Cedar Avenue, Fresno, United States, 93724

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City Center
  • Fresno
    4.5 km
Airports
  • Fresno Air Terminal Airport (FAT)
    4.8 km
  • Visalia (VIS)
    63.3 km
Train Stations
  • Fresno Amtrak
    8.2 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • UNCLE Harry's New York Bagelry
    40 m
  • Marie Callender's (cuisine: American)
    70 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    190

Rooms and availability

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel University Square Hotel - Fresno Fresno location
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        Hotel Address:

        4961 North Cedar Avenue, Fresno, United States, 93724

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Fresno
          4.5 km
        Airports
        • Fresno Air Terminal Airport (FAT)
          4.8 km
        • Visalia (VIS)
          63.3 km
        Train Stations
        • Fresno Amtrak
          8.2 km
        • Train Stations
          100 m
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Restaurants
        • UNCLE Harry's New York Bagelry
          40 m
        • Marie Callender's (cuisine: American)
          70 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          190

        University Square Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Elrod and Assoc Aviation - 4.2 km

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 4.4 km

        Amusement

        • Blackbeard's Family Fun Ctr - 2.8 km
        • OH Wow Nickel Arcade - 3.2 km

        Stadiums

        • Savemart Center - 1.3 km
        • Bulldog Stadium - 2.7 km

        Museums

        • Downing Planetarium - 1.1 km
        • Fresno Art Museum - 4.4 km

        Halls

        • Stone Soup Community Ctr - 1.0 km
        • Retired Teachers Education Ctr - 2.1 km
        • Quality Inn - 2.2 km
        • Cynthia Merrill School of Arts - 3.2 km
        • American Legion - 3.2 km
        • Tornino's Banquets - 3.2 km
        • Masonic Lodge - 3.3 km

        Universities, Institutes

        • University-CA SF Health Educ - 2.0 km
        • Univ of Calif Davis-Fnp PA - 2.0 km
        • Manchester Beauty College - 4.0 km
        • Heald Business College - 4.0 km
        • Vale National Training Ctr - 4.3 km

        Medical care and Hospitals

        • Fresno Surgery Center - 3.0 km
        • US Veterans Ctr - 3.1 km
        • Saint Agnes Medical Center - 3.3 km
        • Lions Eye Bank of San Joaquin - 3.4 km
        • San Joaquin Vly Rehab Hosp - 3.5 km
        • Bhc Cedar Vista Hospital - 3.6 km
        • Family Centered Maternity - 3.7 km

        Local attractions

        • Fresno Art Museum - 4.4 km
          2233 N. First Street, Fresno
        • Roger Rocka's Dinner Theatre - 6.9 km
          1226 North Wishon Avenue, Fresno
        • Fresno Chaffee Zoo - 8.7 km
          894 West Belmont Avenue, Fresno
        • Shizen Japanese Garden - 6.8 km
          114 West Audubon Drive, Fresno
        • Meux Home Museum - 8.0 km
          Tulare and R Street, Fresno

        Restaurants nearby

        • UNCLE Harry's New York Bagelry - 40 m

          Address: 4950 N Cedar Ave
          Phone: (559) 490-0140

          80% likes this, based on 41 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 7

        • Black Angus Restaurant - 120 m

          Address: 1737 E Shaw Ave
          Phone: (559) 224-2205

          63% likes this, based on 35 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 25

        • Red Lobster - 680 m

          Address: 1460 E Shaw Ave
          Phone: 559-221-9495

          54% likes this, based on 28 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 17 - GBP 24

        • Marie Callender's - 70 m

          Address: 1781 E Shaw Ave
          Phone: 559-224-8434

          64% likes this, based on 14 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 15

        • The Old Spaghetti Factory - 360 m

          Address: 1610 East Shaw Avenue
          Phone: (559) 222-1066

          54% likes this, based on 51 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Italian
          Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 16

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          190
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        University Square Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at University Square Hotel

        Average guest rating

        6.8out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 16 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Couple
          3.2

          That we only stayed one night!

          Well my wife and I booked a room which we thought was a king room and the confirmation we got was that it was a king room, but when we got into the room we found out otherwise. As we were checking in the attendant could not find our booking and even questioned if we had the right hotel which we did! So after 5 mins of constant coughing and sniffing by the attendant he finally found my booking, yay! He said everything was in order and gave us directions to the room, sweet we thought. Once we walked into the room we saw that it was a double queen room, hang on a minute that is not what we ordered. So I went back to the reception and asked the dude what was up? He proceeded to tell me that all the kings were booked yes I said I know I booked one. He proceeds to tell me they are over booked. Well I say couldn't you have told me that when I booked it or at the very least when you are checking us in? ah ah ah aaaa, you booked through a third party he tells me. So do I get a discount as I thought I was paying for a king and now we (both of us over 6 feet tall) are in a queen? No he says but you can cancel your booking and find another hotel with a king. WTF!!!!!!!!!!!!! We just got into town, we are from out of town and have to be at a concert in an hour what are we supposed to do? Long story short we stayed the night and ate the worst buffet breakfast we had ever had and got the hell out of Fresno.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Rooms were dark; bathrooms out of date, almost appear dirty

        • Family with children
          9.2

          big spacious room, nice pool view, quiet nice staff

          some problem with the toilet water flush, however it was fixed quickly

        • Group of friends
          6.6

          The Desk staff at check in and check out were slow, abrupt and seemingly burdened by our presence. 25 min check in process with reservations and 20 minute check out that was not correct and had to be done twice. We were not the exception. I waited in a line of 2 people for 40 minutes just to he helped.

        • Group of friends
          6.6

          The desk staff was incompetent and slow... 40 minute wait in the middle of the day to check in. Once helped it took another 20 minutes and we had reservations?

        • Couple
          6.2

          The location was great. Driving in Fresno seems to just take ages to get anywhere meaningful, and this one is off the freeway far enough that you're close to real stores, real food, etc. This made it really convenient and quick for us to get where we needed to be. Staff was good, helpful, friendly. Bed was VERY comfortable.

          The place was just a bit grubby. There was mold or mildew in the heater, so when it blew, you got the smell. There was, what looked like, a pee stain on the curtain--right where a dog might have lifted its leg. My wife says it was coffee. A stain, nonetheless. Blankets on beds were summer-cotton only. Not super good in the dead of winter. The breakfast is fake eggs, ran out of sausage, and sort of standard hotel bagels. The good was good, but the bad was bad. I'd stay here again if the price point was lower. As it is, they're charging the same price as the Courtyard MArriott, but the courtyard marriott is just better.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Proximity to CSUFresno where our son is a student.

        • Couple
          10.0

          I liked everything except there was a loud noice coming from our bathtub in room #159 i believe our room was might have been 157 other than that it was comfortable and great!

        • Group of friends
          9.6

          Friendly staff. Large rooms. Very comfortable beds. Nice and quiet. Great shower with double head.

          Well, I don't have anything to complain about. The few things that I would have preferred are a more diverse continental breakfast (but I can say this about most places I stay), and the pillows could have been larger. I would certainly stay here again and would recommend it to others.

        • Single
          7.8

          It was close to the University where our granddaughter was graduating and next door to Marie Callendars.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel University Square Hotel - Fresno Fresno location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        4961 North Cedar Avenue, Fresno, United States, 93724

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Fresno
          4.5 km
        Airports
        • Fresno Air Terminal Airport (FAT)
          4.8 km
        • Visalia (VIS)
          63.3 km
        Train Stations
        • Fresno Amtrak
          8.2 km
        • Train Stations
          100 m
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Restaurants
        • UNCLE Harry's New York Bagelry
          40 m
        • Marie Callender's (cuisine: American)
          70 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          190