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Grand Royale Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   79 Collier St, Binghamton, NY 13901
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Ranked #7 of 12 hotels in Binghamton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014
Rick M Westfield, New York
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Westfield, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Tired of the "same ol, same ol?" Then this may be the place for you. The Grand has SO much personality it is not funny! It should be the setting for a John Irving novel! It is stately and majestic, but a little worn on the edges. Not dirty or bad, don't get me wrong, just "homey"! The staff is... More

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White River Junction, Vermont
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66 reviews 66 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

The Grand Royale Hotel is located in downtown Binghamton, NY. It was at one time the municipal building and has been converted to a hotel of history and charm. The current owners have done a credible job of upgrading the building while at the same time preserving its distinctive past. A special treat is what was once the City Council... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

This hotel is in a magnificent building constructed in 1897 as Binghamton's city hall, in the center of town and facing the ornate court house. The rooms are spacious, with high ceilings and large windows, the bathrooms are nicely appointed, the hotel staff are exceptionally pleasant and helpful, and the rates are very reasonable. My wife and I stayed two... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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110 reviews 110 reviews
30 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Good: 1) Big and comfortable rooms 2) Toiletries were provided. 3) Helpful and polite staff. 4) Location was in centre of city 5) Nice knowing that this was a city hall in the past 6) Beautiful dining area with free breakfast 7) free parking Bad: 1) One of the room aircons were down. We booked a couple of rooms 2)... More

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GrandRoyaleHotel, Manager at Grand Royale Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your patronage and your positive feedback. We shall look forward to your future visits, and patronage and the loyalty .We are open to suggestions so that we may continue to provide the service to our valued and esteemed guest to their satisfaction. More

NY
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We stayed here during parents weekend at Bing.U. All the hotels in Vestal bumped up their rates and demanded a 2 night stay. We booked the Grand Royale at a very reasonable rate for Saturday night only. No regrets... our room was small, but clean. The queen sized bed was very comfortable. The staff was friendly and helpful. Our room... More

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GrandRoyaleHotel, General Manager at Grand Royale Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review. We are going to renovate very soon, and we can assure you , your next trip will be even more better with the enhancements, after serious consideration of the other guests recommendation. We certainly do look forwards for futures visits and stay at our hotel. More

Atlanta, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

When I booked this hotel, I was a bit worried because of some of the negative reviews here, but I was pleasantly surprised. First, let me go through the negatives, and then I will give the reason I liked it here: - The hotel was at one time City Hall and was converted. That being the case, the room and... More

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GrandRoyaleHotel, General Manager at Grand Royale Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review. We are going to renovate very soon, and we can assure you , your next trip will be even more better with the enhancements, after serious consideration of the other guests recommendation.we do have larger and spacious rooms, We certainly do look forwards for futures visits and stay at our hotel. More

Gatineau, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We chose this location because of the unique historical aspect - this is the former City Hall of Binghamton. The rooms are unique - 10 or 12 foot ceiling in our room. The service was adequate. There were a few issues but I noticed a common thread. The hotel is hard to find if you are using a GPS and... More

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GrandRoyaleHotel, General Manager at Grand Royale Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much forcritque. we do sincerely apologise for the istances that you have mentioned. We are not offering excuses. 1. we are aware of the issue about the entance location, how it misleads, even the gps or google or map searches. we have even addressed this issue with the town and city and in fact tthey citys zoning... More

Los Angeles
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

To be fair, we arrived really late at night with no reservation. There was a room available and the price was reasonable (I think there were probably a LOT of rooms available). The building looks very stately and nice, but the interior is a little dated. Again, late at night, but there were random people milling around the town which... More

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GrandRoyaleHotel, General Manager at Grand Royale Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review. We are going to renovate very soon, and we can assure you , your next trip will be even more better with the enhancements, after serious consideration of the other guests recommendation.we do have larger and spacious rooms, We do apologise for the slip up vis a vis the pins.. weare training the... More

Atco, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

To save some money my girlfriend and I decided to stay in this historic government building. We stayed on a quiet Monday night. The price was agreeable, the desk help was friendly and the room, while small, was clean. The room offered a flat screen TV and a minifridge, but no channel guide. The bathroom was small, but it had... More

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GrandRoyaleHotel, Manager at Grand Royale Hotel, responded to this review

We are very happy to hear that you would stay with us again, although our hotel wasn't quite what you were expecting. The opinions and feedback expressed by our guests are taken very seriously. In regards to breakfast, I’m sorry we didn't meet your expectations. We will however keep your suggestions in mind to further enhance our complimentary selections. We... More

Berlin, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Me and my boyfriend got stuck in this town and needed a cheap but still nice hotel to stay at. This wasn't a typical hotel; the building use to be a city hall, but it was still nice. As someone else said the layout is a little weird but I actually kind of liked it. The guy at the front... More

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GrandRoyaleHotel, Manager at Grand Royale Hotel, responded to this review

We would like to apologize for any inconveniences and less than acceptable hospitality standards you faced during your stay. We take these issues and matters seriously, and would like to rectify them immediately. Certain things we can do overnight, but some situations take time and we can assure you that this would be corrected before your next visit. More

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Additional Information about Grand Royale Hotel

Also Known As:
Clarion Collection Binghamton
Clarion Grand Royale Hotel
Clarion Binghamton
Binghamton Clarion
Address: 79 Collier St, Binghamton, NY 13901
Location: United States > New York > Binghamton
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 12 hotels in Binghamton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Grand Royale Hotel 2.5*
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