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Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford

2.5-star2.5 stars
185 Brainard RdHartfordCT06114United States of America

Hotel with outdoor pool, near Trinity College
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Very Good8.2
Great location
Tasty breakfast
Great room
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From 468 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford

from $85
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave
  • Suite, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave (with Sofabed)
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Bathtub

What’s around Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford


  • In South Meadows
  • Colt Park - 37 min walk
  • Webster Theater - 41 min walk
  • Trinity College - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Bushnell Park - 3 mi / 4.8 km
  • Connecticut Convention Center - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Butler McCook House and Garden - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Hartford Public Library - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km

Getting around

  • Hartford, CT (HFD-Hartford - Brainard) - 4 min drive
  • Hartford, CT (BDL-Bradley Intl.) - 22 min drive
  • Oxford, CT (OXC-Waterbury - Oxford) - 46 min drive
  • Westfield, MA (BAF-Barnes Municipal) - 47 min drive
  • Hartford Union Station - 9 min drive
  • Windsor Station - 15 min drive
  • Windsor Locks Station - 15 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free extended parking
  • Free RV, bus, and truck parking
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Free shopping center shuttle

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 129 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free train station pick-up *


  • Free extended parking

  • Free RV/bus/truck parking


  • Free area shuttle within 7.00 mi

  • Free shopping center shuttle

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Golfing nearby
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • Conference space size (feet) - 920
  • Conference space size (meters) - 85
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 2003
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Sofa bed
  • Sofa bed size king
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LED TV
  • First-run movies
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford’s small print

Also known as

  • Holiday Inn Express Convention Center Hotel Hartford Area
  • Holiday Inn Express Hartford Convention Center Area
  • Best Western Hartford Hotel
  • Best Western Hartford
  • Holiday Inn Hartford
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel Hartford


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 10.0 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.2 From 345 reviews

Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford
Very Good8.0
Every time I visit my family I stay at this hotel even though there are closer places near my family home in the Capital area. I enjoy the free breakfast and the facilities. This trip in particular, we weren’t very happy with the breakfast. There was very little to eat and whatever was there was not replenished. The drink machine had a sign that it was not working so limited to coffee and there was only a small tray of eggs. Even after a few people asked for them to put out more things the worker just disappeared a few times. The other BIG disappointment of our weekend visit was the very strong constant smell of marajuana in the halls! This was in early am morning 8am and at night too around 9/10. So much so we had to put a towel at foot of room door which is a hazard in case of fire. I couldn’t stand it and I also have a 1yr old. Irony is there are signs everywhere for no smoking no vaping and specifically no marijuana. Very disappointment this was not enforced especially when the maids were walking halls and smelled it too. As much as I do love this hotel I’d have to rethink staying here if they can get the smoking thing sorted out. Do what you want in the privacy of your own home but when paying so much to stay in a hotel I do not want to have marajuana or cigarette strongly smelt everywhere. Unreal how hotel let it go on and this isn’t first time but the worst time so far.
Sirius, us2 night trip
Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford
Good room for the area!
Nice room, but not much nearby except the airport.
Stephen, us1 night trip
Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford
A surprise!
The location is in an area of warehouses. Not very nice. Cannot walk around The hotel itself was pretty great--clean, fairly comfortable, nice and helpful staff, and a great breakfast--a true surprise, and very appreciated!
Leta I., us1 night trip
Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford
Comfortable and Clean
My room was very comfortable and clean!
Robert, us1 night trip
Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford
Very Good8.0
The staff was great! The shuttle service was excellent, Ty was amazing!!! Thanks for making our stay a pleasurable one.
A Traveler, us3 night trip

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Best Western Hartford Hotel & Suites, Hartford

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