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Clarion Hotel & Conference Center

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2930 Waterfront Parkway, West Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46214
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Ranked #112 of 183 hotels in Indianapolis
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed three nights with a larger family group for a wedding. This hotel fell far short of our expectations. We've stayed at other Choice Hotels in the past and generally have been very pleased. This location is old, in need of updates, and in need of management that is involved. Our #1 issue was the breakfast. They simply were... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is in the Choice hotel chain, most of which are average motel-style places. The Clarion is a very large facility with unexpected features that are of no value to the average guest - such as an unused theater, conference rooms, etc. It's not exactly in the middle of nowhere, but I'm not sure that it's near anything that matters... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We had reservations for 20 rooms and found this is the perfect place for our group. We plan to return annually. We found the staff great to work with. They were willing to make special arrangements for an early breakfast on the weekend.

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Ballston Spa, New York
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34 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This is the worst Choice Hotel I've ever been in. Their standards are usually pretty high but not here. This one is well-worn and in need of a lot of renovation. We did notice that during our stay the Conference Center was being worked on. Hopefully, the rest of the rooms will follow soon. We arrived late on a Monday... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I recently stayed at this hotel for a business conference. I was in a standard 2 double room overlooking the atrium area of the hotel. Upon first arrival check-in was fine- my room was not quite ready (we were early) but I received my room keys a little later. There have been some recent upgrades to this hotel (paint, bedding,... More

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Allen Park, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Myself and my Indy 500 group again stayed here for race weekend. This makes 6 years in a row. Each year has been a very enjoyable experience. The staff is as friendly as ever and they were more than helpful with a couple of needs we had. The room was very clean and very comfortable. The updates the hotel has... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

The room was clean except for used Kleenex behind the night stand and we left a tip for the housekeeper for makin our bed and she didn't even make it correctly. I also work at a resort in a different state so I know how things are to be done. Our last night was the worst. They had a group... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I've stayed at this location twice and different rooms. In each room the bathroom door rubbed. Maybe motel was built on fill and is settling. I noticed a lack of detail. Silly things like toilette paper not being folded in a triangle but dangling by a foot. Buffet breakfast nothing special. Went to Denny's instead. But it's a great location... More

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Evansville, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I attended a training seminar for the DART Network from Thursday-Saturday. The hotel is shabby, and chic doesn't go along with it. It has not been renovated or remodeled, it looks like since the 1990's. The "hot tub" didn't work, the strips around the tile floor were lose and several people tripped on them. The bathtub in my room had... More

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Middletown, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

I recently booked this hotel for a spring break family trip. I called before and after making my reservation to confirm we would be in a king suite with partial room divider and close to the pool, I was assured both times that would be the room we would get. Upon arrival and check in we where not in that... More

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Address: 2930 Waterfront Parkway, West Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46214
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Location: United States > Indiana > Indianapolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Hotel & Conference Center 2.5*
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