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Clarion Hotel Birmingham

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5216 Messer Airport Highway, Birmingham, AL 35212
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Ranked #53 of 82 hotels in Birmingham
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014
emmalea3 Ridgefield, Washington, United States
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

After a 14 hour drive from kansas city to birmingham i walked into the lobby. It was stuffy and the front desk people didnt care. There were 3 people at the front desk but only 1 was helping people the other 2 were standing around on their cell phones. After 30mins i finally got checked in. I got up to... More

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Ridgefield, Washington, United States
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30 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

First of all...why don't hotels realize that people need outlets to recharge electronic devices ? Every outlet except the bathroom was in use. Tried to call the desk and the phone didn't work. The drink machine was out of order, there was only one working printer in the business center and it was printing so light that I am not... More

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Michigan, USA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

When we arrived after a long road trip, our greeting was a unfriendly "Can I help you?" from the desk clerk. Not a "hello", "hi" nor "welcome to Clarion". Not a real good start, but we remained optimistic about the hotel and our experience. Unfortunately, that was just the beginning... Here were our pros and cons... Pros: 1.Close to the... More

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Miami, Florida, USA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

The hotel seems a little dated, but relatively clean. It apprears to be going through a removation of somekind. Rooms a relatively clean, air conditioning worked great. Front desk staff what fabulous, curteous and comodating. I could print my boarding pass in the business center so they did it for me in the offcie printer, very nice. 4:30 am shuttle... More

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Tupelo, Mississippi
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The Clarion Hotel is a nice place to stay at an affordable price. I've visited this location numerous times with my basketball team that I coach. It's not a 5 star hotel but it's definitely worth the price. The location is great, the hotel is clean and the rooms aren't bad either. Thebathrooms are updated, the beds are comfortable and... More

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Horrible unexperienced front desk crew!!! No internet connection. Very old dirty rooms. Old tv.. When I checked in, they gave me a room key didn't work. Came back all the way from 4th floor to receive another key. didn't work again. It's like a joke. I feel like I am in a camera show. I have 10 accounts in the... More

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Elm Grove, Wisconsin
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19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We were re-routed to BHM when trying to get back to WI from FL. This hotel was able to offer us two rooms for our family of 6 at the last minute. We called the shuttle and it arrived at he airport within about 5-10 minutes, and we got to the hotel at 11 pm. Check in was smooth, rooms... More

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Huntsville, Alabama
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

After picking up my bags, I called the hotel for the shuttle. The reply by Leslie was "It'll be there in 5 to 10 minutes". After 20 minutes waiting, I called the hotel again to make sure I was in the correct pick-up location. Leslie said, "It'll be there any minute". After 20 minutes later (now 40 minutes), Leslie again... More

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Selmer, Tennessee
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

The hotel itself is not that bad. It's a little dated but my room was clean. While I was waiting to check in, I did hear one customer get a room change due to ants being in their room and judging by the managers response their had been several room changes for the same problem. My main problem is the... More

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Oklahoma
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 via mobile

This hotel was free for me since I won a radio contest...joke was on me! I would have rather slept in the grass out front. The whole place needs updating or set aflame. There were 3 ladies working the desk, 1 was polite. The carpet in the room was covered in stains. The curtains had a huge white stain. THEN... More

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Address: 5216 Messer Airport Highway, Birmingham, AL 35212
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Location: United States > Alabama > Birmingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel Birmingham 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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