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Rodeway Inn University

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Desk, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds, free WiFi
Desk, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds, free WiFi
Desk, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds, free WiFi
Desk, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds, free WiFi

Overview of Rodeway Inn University

Rodeway Inn University

2.0 star property

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business services
1120 S College Ave, Newark, DE, 19713

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBob Carpenter Center14 min walk
  • Popular LocationCastle Mall3 min drive
  • Popular LocationLewis Park3 min drive
  • AirportWilmington, DE (ILG-New Castle)14 min drive

Room options

About this area


Located in Newark, Rodeway Inn University is near a train station. Iron Hill Museum and Historical Society of Cecil County are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Fred Rust Ice Arena and Vince's Sports Center. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Bob Carpenter Center or The Patriot Ice Center. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • Bob Carpenter Center - 14 min walk
  • Castle Mall - 3 min drive
  • Brookside Shopping Center - 3 min drive
  • Lewis Park - 3 min drive
  • White Chapel Park - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Newark Station - 3 min drive
  • Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL) - 39 min drive


  • Mario's Pizza - 3 min walk
  • Malin's Deli - 6 min walk
  • Deer Park Tavern - 4 min drive
  • Claymont Steak Shop - 4 min drive
  • Blue Crab Grill - 4 min drive

About this property

Rodeway Inn University

Motel near a train station
Consider a stay at Rodeway Inn University and take advantage of a coffee shop/cafe, laundry facilities, and a bar. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a business center and a restaurant.
You'll also find perks like:
  • Free self parking
  • A 24-hour front desk, a TV in the lobby, and a computer station
  • An elevator and free newspapers
  • Guest reviews say good things about the overall value and WiFi
Room features
All 75 rooms include comforts such as air conditioning and bathrobes, in addition to perks like free WiFi.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) and free cribs/infant beds
  • Bathrooms with separate tubs/showers and free toiletries
  • TVs with cable channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and daily housekeeping


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks are required at the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking on site

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels


  • Cable/satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Phone

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Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 20


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per pet
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Children up to the age of 18 years can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.00 per stay
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Pet fee: USD 10 per pet
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

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
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

Rodeway Inn University Motel
Rodeway Inn University Newark
Rodeway Inn University Motel Newark
Rodeway Inn University Newark
Rodeway Inn University Motel Newark

Frequently asked questions

Is Rodeway Inn University pet-friendly?

Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of USD 10 per pet.

How much is parking at Rodeway Inn University?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Rodeway Inn University?

Check-in begins at 3 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Rodeway Inn University?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Where is Rodeway Inn University located?

Situated in Newark, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Bob Carpenter Center, Iron Hill Park, and Iron Hill County Park. Castle Mall and Lewis Park are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Rodeway Inn University and receive a full refund?

Yes, Rodeway Inn University offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Rodeway Inn University cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.


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10/10 Excellent


Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

6/10 Okay


Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

2/10 Terrible


Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Room stinks like a bleach carpet filthy no warm water no supplies to take a shower - how can you charge over 100$ / night for this dumster ?
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

6/10 Okay


Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

8/10 Good

Stephanie N

Business traveler
I liked that rooms had been remodeled.
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2022

2/10 Terrible


Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

2/10 Terrible


Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Don't waste your money
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

2/10 Terrible


Business traveler, Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff was rude and trying to produce extra cost to get money out if me. The hotel is also completely run down with broken air conditioning units and lights in the rooms half work and half dont. Worst hotel experience ever!!
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

8/10 Good


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The check in process was the easiest I’ve ever had. The girl at the front desk was super kind and friendly, patient and made this last minute stop super pleasant after being on the road for 13 hours.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021