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Jameson Hotel & Conference Center

3.0 of 5
4900 Hatch Blvd, Sheffield, AL 35660 (Formerly Emerald River Hotel)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Key West
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's hard for me to understand how so many people are rating this hotel with one star. This is a fine property exactly what you should get for what you're paying. I don't live in a multi million dollar neighborhood, and I don't expect the hotels I select to be luxury properties. The Marriott in Florence AL is where you... More 

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

We are very excited to hear that you enjoyed the convenience and accommodations of your most recent visit with us. Your satisfaction is our top priority and your feedback is more than welcome as an encouraging reinforcement to the policies that we've implemented to improve upon each guests experience. Thank you for sharing and we hope to see you again... More 

Huntsville, Alabama
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter was booked to perform in a songwriter round at the Singing River Bar & Grill. located inside the Jameson Inn. We stayed there, as well. The staff was very nice, the hotel has really good rooms, and a nice layout. The breakfast area is a very peaceful set up, inside the lobby, but up a few steps and... More 

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for such a wonderful review. As always it is a pleasure to know that we have made our guests stay pleasurable, memorable, and comfortable. We pride ourselves on providing outstanding customer service from check in to check out. I will pass your comments on to our staff, and we look forward to seeing you and again in the... More 

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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

On a business trip I found this hotel very attractive for various reasons. 1. The room rate very reasonable for multiple night stay. 2. During the reservation call.. I found the guest specialist very friendly and informative about the area. 3. On site bar and the food was a surprise package Will stay again at this place in May 2015.

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and rating of our hotel and staff. It is so rewarding to us to know that our guest have enjoyed their visit with us. We appreciate your business and look forward to having your stay with us again soon. More 

Nashville, Tennessee
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238 reviews 238 reviews
40 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We only stayed here because they accepted pets - but after actually trying to sleep there I'd have to say sleeping in the car might have been better. Everything about this hotel was bad - I mean how do lampshades get smashed in? Why do hotels install doors that still let you see outside into the hallway? I 'let' my... More 

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

I am so sorry to hear about the difficulties that you experienced during your recent stay with us. Know that your voice is important to us and that we are addressing these issues to improve upon the guest experience at our hotel. On behalf of our entire staff, we thank you for choosing our hotel and hope you give us... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Called to confirm reservation and advise be there on time and was told did not have one. I had made it several months back. Still had to attend a meeting there and met others who had the same issue I had. The hotel needs some updates, repairs and better customer care.

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

I am so sorry that there was confusion with your reservations and the inconvenience to you. Our plans are to continue to renovated and update this facility. We hope you will visit again and see our improvements. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This hotel shows signs that it was a three star property. Refurbishment and a thorough cleaning is needed to bring it back to its former glory. Attention to house keeping detail will immediately improve things. Seeing debris through the elevator window as you ascend is not very inviting.

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

I am so sorry that we did not meet your expectations, We appreciate your comments as we work to improve and update the hotel. Your business is important to us and is greatly appreciated. More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I can not believe we canceled our reservations with Key West Hotel to book here! Lee from Muscle Shoals Parks and Recreations recommended this hotel. I pray he never recommends this hotel to anyone ever again until a complete shutdown is done and new management is put in place! This review is the first of many phone calls I plan... More 

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

I am sorry for the problems you experienced during you stay at the Jameson and for any inconvenience to you and your group. As you must know, we had many parents that did not properly supervise their children. We had kids roaming the hallways after midnight and their parents could not be found. The person you mentioned was not an... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Stayed here before but this place is going downhill. Front desk manager was very rude and hotel needs a lot of work. The jacuzzi was out of order along with the elevator and ice machine in my section. It was raining and buckets and caution signs were out to catch and warn people of water leaks in roof. Pay a... More 

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

We sincerely apologize for the problems you experienced during your recent visit at our hotel. Your review is very important since it gives us the opportunity to make necessary repairs. Again, we apologize for the inconvenience to you. Thank you for staying with us. More 

Show Low, Arizona
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

At this hotel they have a large parking lot plenty of room to park a trailer. We haul a 32 foot 5th wheel for our job and depending on the days for the job we need to park at the hotel for a day or two. For what we do this is important. The Jameson is nice it is older... More 

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Jameson in Sheffield AL. Renovations and upgrades are ongoing, It is our goal to make this one of the nicest hotels in the area. We appreciate your comments and truly appreciate your business. Please plan to visit again soon. Gloria M. Brown Guest Relations Manager More 

Spring Hill, Tennessee
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

This is a mixed review of the site. I stayed a couple of nights ago at the Jameson in Sheffield. I got my reservation via Priceline and did not know that this location had changed franchises until I got about a 1/2 mile away. Had I known earlier I might have eaten the cost and stayed somewhere else. I've stayed... More 

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Gloria B, Guest Relations Manager at Jameson Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to have you visit us again and see that we are making changes and upgrades. As for the smoke problem, Singing River Bar & Grill (our lounge) is totally smoke free. I can only guess that there were customers from the lounge smoking outside the door and that was the smell that followed... More 

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