We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 23 Joliet hotels

Clarion Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   411 S. Larkin Avenue, Joliet, IL 60436 (Formerly Holiday Inn)
Hotel deals
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Clarion Hotel to your Saves list
Clarion Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
50%
Ranked #16 of 23 hotels in Joliet
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
rock_n_roll_85 Grand Forks, North Dakota
  • Overview
  • Reviews (69)
  • Photos (62)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (12)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

69 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    15
    18
    18
    8
    10
See reviews for
17
13
2
23
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (12)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Grand Forks, North Dakota
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for 4 nights. The hotel is very clean and staff is very friendly and helpful. The room we stayed in was nice. You could tell that some parts of it were a little old, but just little cosmetic stuff. The bed was super comfortable. My wife even said it was the most comfortable bed she's ever slept on.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sunnyvale, California
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed in really nice Holiday Inns, and that's the reason why I booked this place (it was Holiday Inn when I booked), but it looks kinda run down and dingy when you first walk in. The lobby and the hallways look like some 1.5 or 2 star hotels I've stayed in. The first room assigned wasn't clean, but the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked thru Baylor Univ. for a basketball tournament. At the time our reservations were made, it was a Holiday Inn but apparently changed ownership to a Clarion in the interim. Upon arrival in my room, there were large brown stains on the curtains which I immediately reported to the front desk. The front entrance, hall ways, stair wells were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Joliet
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First issue was the name of the hotel changed from time of booking and stay. It would have been nice to be notified so that locating would have been easier. Convienient location once I found it. Ice machine did not work on my floor or the one below so had to go to the first floor. The Air Conditioner in... More

Review collected in partnership with Easytobook.com

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pocatello, Idaho, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff, really good food available & we were totally impressed how clean the room was & how nice the bed was. Definitely want to remember this hotel so when we are traveling between Idaho and Ohio again we can use this hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Maryville, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed at this hotel this past weekend while attending a wedding. First of all it is no longer a Holiday Inn, it is a Clarion Inn but since I did a pre-pay we thought we would keep our reservation. The elevator had actual hand prints in mud on the door and walls inside. The hallway was very hot and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Springfield, Illinois
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This Hotel from outside appearances is underwhelming. It could use a parking lot revamp. The location however is spectacular directly off the interstate... Perfect. Make sure you get that free breakfast seriously. I have not been to any other hotel around the area offering a sit down menu free breakfast with excellent choices and great fresh food and coffee. But... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sarasota
Top Contributor
222 reviews 222 reviews
54 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here three nights while attending a wedding. Older hotel conveniently located near I-80. Large room, comfortable bed. Friendly staff. I've never before mentioned anyone's name in a review, but Debbie in the restaurant was so competent that she turned what would have been an average rating into a very good. Haven't seen service so good in a long long... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Jackson, Wyoming
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

A last minute decision put us at this Holiday Inn on a road trip to southern Illinois. It was a perfect location off the highway, but without any highway noise. The real treat was the woman that was in charge of the complimentary breakfast on Thursday May 22. She was so friendly and because of her we honestly left the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kawartha Lakes, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for one night on our way to destination. We had high hopes based on the friendliness of the front desk when we first checked in. The room was OK but noisy, very thin walls. At about 6:00 AM the alarm in the next room went on and stayed on for a couple of hours. I realize the alarm... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear kathye101, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your comments. We understand that having a comfortable stay is important and it sounds like we fell below your expectations. We are sorry for any inconvenience you experienced due to the noise. We were disappointed to read that when you visited the restaurant you did not find it... More

Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Clarion Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Clarion Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel

Address: 411 S. Larkin Avenue, Joliet, IL 60436 (Formerly Holiday Inn)
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Illinois > Joliet
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Choice Hotels, Priceline, Tingo, TripOnline SA, Expedia, Hotels.com and Venere so you can book your Clarion Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Joliet Hotel Joliet
Holiday Inn Joliet
Joliet Holiday Inn

62 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (32)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (19)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (31)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (12)

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
200

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer