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Clarion Inn

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1500 W Highway 30, Gonzales, LA 70737 (Formerly Holiday Inn Gonzales)
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Ranked #4 of 13 Hotels in Gonzales
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent four nights in the great hotel. The Reception staff were wonderful, extremely friendly and remembered us each morning, even remembering which room we were in. Breakfast was good and the room was kept clean. Ate in the restaurant a couple of times and were very impressed.

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the good compliment. I will share your feedback to all of the staff. Hope to see you again. More 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here one night. I had made the reservation months in advance but when checking in they realized I was with the Hot Rod Power Tour and lowered our rate without me asking. They gave me one goody bag for being a choice rewards member and another for being with the Power Tour. The room was nice and clean.... More 

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thank your for the good compliment, we appreciate it, I will share your feedback with all the departments. Hope the power tour will start here next year so you can stay with us again. Thanks again and God bless. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Had a very nice stay at the Clarion in April. The room was clean and comfortable. Received a gift bag upon check In with water, chips and cookies and a few minutes after we checked in they called the room to make sure that everything was ok. Really appreciated that. Pool area is very nice with adequate seating and lush... More 

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the good compliment. I will share your feedback with all the departments and Hope to see you again. More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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63 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

As I travel the country, and practically live in hotels, I ask myself, "Why can't they all meet these standards?" As usual, my stay last night was perfect. My room was spotless (I'm a tad bit OCD about clean, I admit it freely.) I had everything I needed, and everything worked as it should. Total quiet, even though the place... More 

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your good compliment. I will share your feedback to all the departments and we will continue to give good customer service. Hope to see you soon. More 

Shreveport, Louisiana
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

They booked me for another stay in this motel for business. This visit was a much better experience in regard to the room. It was acceptably clean and they were able to accommodate my request for a downstairs room. Since they have no elevators, it was much easier for me to transport luggage by being on the bottom floor. It... More 

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the time for giving us the survey also for staying us again. We are currently updating our rooms to make our guest stay comfortably. I would like to apologize the room service experience you had and I will forward it to our F&B Director. Once again thank you and hope to see you again. More 

San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We stayed here on Dec. 29th on our way to Texas. It is very nicely appointed, clean, has a fridge and coffee maker. The bed was very comfortable, lots of pillows, and the bathroom has the vanity separated from the toilet and tub and shower. Ice machine conveniently just near the rooms which is well stocked. The staff were very... More 

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your good compliment. I will share your feedback to all the team members. Hope to see you again on your next stop over and thank you for choosing our hotel. More 

Gonzales, Louisiana
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I stopped at the Clarion on the way to New Orleans at a friends suggestion to eat at the restaurant located on the grounds of the Clarion and I ended up canceling my reservation at another local hotel and stayed the night at the Clarion. This will definitely be my go-to stop on the way to New Orleans. The whole... More 

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the good comment and staying with us, We will continue to do our best. Hope to see you again. More 

Steele, Alabama
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48 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I absolutely love this hotel. We have stayed many times and will go back again if we are in the area. The beds are a dream, they try to accomedate any room request, and the Grove is a treasure. The staff is friendly and helpful.

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

We are happy that you love our hotel. We will continue to do our best to give excellent customer service to our guest. Thank you and Hope to see you soon. More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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63 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I spend an awful lot of time in hotels of this caliber, usually with many complaints. I travel for work, and this is what my budget allows. I checked in without doing any research, and was instantly impressed! Super friendly desk clerk with actual MANNERS! Polite and helpful! WOW!! Gorgeous lobby, grounds are lovely, pool is great, and everything is... More 

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

We do appreciate the comment and I will share it to everyone that we made your stay enjoyable. We will make sure to keep it up and we will see you on your next visit. Thank you More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for 1 night while in town for an area festival. Nothing special but nothing horrible can be said about this property. Seemed clean but a bit outdated. The only main problem was the pillows....they were the insanely thin.

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Sabrina T, Front Office Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for doing the survey. I want to apologize for the pillows that was thin, I will address your concern to our Quality Control Manager. Just want to let you know that we are in the process of changing all the pillows in the property as a brand standard of the hotel. If you pass by again in the... More 

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