The Woodlands Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
1073 Highway 315, Wilkes Barre, PA, 18702, United States of America
4.2 out of 5 rating 517 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at The Woodlands Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection in Wilkes-Barre, you'll be connected to the convention center, a 3-minute drive from Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs and 9 minutes from Mohegan Sun Arena. This spa hotel is 14.3 mi (23 km) from Montage Mountain Ski Resort and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Fresenius Medical Care at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical.


Make yourself at home in one of the 150 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a nightclub and an indoor pool. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services. Guests who want to try their luck at the slots can hop on the complimentary casino shuttle.


Enjoy American cuisine at Crescenzos, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Wilkes-Barre? This hotel has facilities measuring 3500 square feet (325 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Fresenius Medical Care at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical - 2.7 km / 1.6 mi
Mohegan Sun Arena - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Wyoming Seminary - 7.8 km / 4.8 mi
Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi
Seven Tubs Natural Area - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
Pennsylvania Commonwealth - 13.9 km / 8.6 mi
Bear Creek Lake - 15.5 km / 9.6 mi
Frances Slocum State Park - 17.7 km / 11 mi
PNC Field - 19.5 km / 12.1 mi
Montage Mountain Wildflower Sanctuary - 19.8 km / 12.3 mi
Delaware and Lehigh Trail Black Diamond Trailhead - 22.7 km / 14.1 mi
Montage Mountain Ski Resort - 23 km / 14.3 mi
Connection - 23.1 km / 14.4 mi
Montage Mountain Waterpark - 23.1 km / 14.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL) - 190 km / 118 mi
Barre, PA (AVP-Scranton Intl. Airport (AVP) - 13 km / 8.1 mi

The preferred airport for The Woodlands Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection is Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL).

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property 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 Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a smoke detector Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • 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.

  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • 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.

  • 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; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice) guidelines.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 5.00 per accommodation, per night

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

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 30 per accommodation, per stay

  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 5.0 per stay

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

  • -Wedding services
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Nightclub
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Free casino shuttle
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 3500
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 9
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 325
  • -Elevator
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • -Handrails in stairways
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no
  • -Handrails in hallways
  • -Well-lit path to entrance
  • -Hiking/biking trails nearby