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4.4 out of 5

"This place was beautiful and clean. The staff was accommodating and the area has everything you need, restaurants, CVS, bars, liquor store everything ... " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 26 Mar 2022

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Hotel Description

4-star hotel near Michigan State University

Downtown East Lansing stay

Within a 10-minute walk of this Downtown East Lansing hotel, you'll find Michigan State University and Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum. Spartan Stadium and Munn Ice Arena are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Renovated in 2016

This smoke-free hotel includes 2 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour gym. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 10 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and free airport shuttle. You'll appreciate the sauna, bar/lounge, and laundry facilities.

Comfy beds, WiFi

Boasting comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding, the 182 guestrooms also offer WiFi and Smart TVs with cable channels. Netflix, room service, and coffee/tea makers are also available.

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$169* Per night/room May 20 - May 21

Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Marriott East Lansing at University Place ratings based on 13 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Marriott East Lansing at University Place

Everyone (7) Family (2)
5 out of 5
This place was beautiful and clean. The staff was accommodating and the area has everything you need, restaurants, CVS, bars, liquor store everything within walking distance.

Posted by , from Lexington on Mar 26, 2022

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5 out of 5
Excellent

Posted by on Sep 18, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 16, 2021 by Eric, GM

Roger, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are delighted that you rated your experience "excellent". We hope to be able to host you again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 2, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 8, 2020 by Eric S., GM

We thank you for staying with us and look forward to your return. Be well.

4 out of 5

Posted by on Jan 27, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 7, 2020 by Eric, GM

Dear Anonymous, Thank you for staying with us!

4 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 16, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 2, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Dec 15, 2018

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5 out of 5

Simply Outstanding!

This was as close to perfect as it gets! Very clean, cost effective, service was excellent. All in all top shelf!

Posted by , from P on Aug 26, 2017

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5 out of 5
OUTSTANDING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Would stay here again

Posted by on Jun 16, 2015

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4 out of 5

Very good hotel, I would recommend it to anyone interested!

Pros: Close restaurants, Quiet
Cons: No free Internet
Great location for downtown east lansing and easy access to Grand River, very comfortable and the parking was great!

Posted by on Feb 4, 2011

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About the Marriott East Lansing at University Place

Location 300 Mac Ave, East Lansing, MI 48823

Renovations + Closures

The property will be renovating from April 25 2022 to April 28 2022 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Parking area

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Marriott East Lansing at University Place offers its guests an indoor pool, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have WiFi for a fee. You'll find a 24-hour business center on site. Event space at this hotel measures 12000 square feet (1115 square meters) and includes conference space. A terrace, gift shops/newsstands, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly Marriott East Lansing at University Place. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available 24 hours). Parking is available for a fee. A complete renovation of Marriott East Lansing at University Place was completed in August 2016. This 4-star East Lansing hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 182 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 12000 sq ft of conference space
  • 1115 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1988
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: East Lansing Station (4.2 km / 2.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Marriott East Lansing at University Place offers 182 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Smart televisions come with cable channels, pay movies, and Netflix. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This East Lansing hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Smart television
  • Cable channels
  • Netflix
  • Movies for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to noon.

Bistro 43 - This bistro specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast only.

Great Room - This restaurant serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Marriott East Lansing at University Place offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, and Union Pay. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA) and Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • UnionPay
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Marriott)
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 48 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10.00 and USD 20.00 for adults, USD 0 and USD 8 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 12.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 13 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.