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Clarion Hotel Birmingham

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5216 Messer Airport Highway, Birmingham, AL 35212
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Ranked #54 of 82 Hotels in Birmingham
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014
Steven R San Antonio, Florida, United States
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel room smelled of mildew and after moving to another the smell was still there (front desk blamed the water of Birmingham for the stink ) . The front desk people are not friendly at all nor helpful . The bath room was dirty n stink, the floor had dark spots and the shower rod had tape on it... More

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a horrible end to a ten day second honeymoon trip. If I had read the reviews I would not have chosen this dump! Three staff members behind the desk and no one greeted us even though we were the only ones there. Our room number was given but no direction to where to park car, entrances and location of... More

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San Antonio, Florida, United States
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Having run troubled hotel/motel properties for years I can say this property is a 7 that could be a 9.5 if the franchisee would spend about $150 per room to freshen the place up. Good size rooms, clean but needing a little bit of love. Sunday evening check in had only one desk clerk trying to handle business check ins... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

Tried to cancel reservation after arriving and was denied. The hotel desk staff was helpful and apologetic but the area where the hotel was located was concerning with many people hanging out in the parking lot and on the sidewalk after dark.

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Savannah, Georgia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The hotel looks a bit tired and could use a little sprucing up. I only saw one employee at the front desk the several times I walked past and that resulted in people always waiting to be served. The room was clean but the floor was uneven and not easily descernable under the carpet, so it could be a tripping... More

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Powell, Ohio
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85 reviews 85 reviews
40 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

If you need a decent place to stay near the airport for 1 night for not a lot of money, Clarion is your place. 1 mi. from airport. Comfortable relatively large room with couch, fridge, microwave, and free wifi. Gym, pool, restaurant on premises, but I can't tell you about them. Staff was friendly, slow, mechanical, but I wasn't looking... More

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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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164 reviews 164 reviews
31 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 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
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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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*
Number of rooms: 196
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