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Clarion Hotel Dunkirk

2.0 of 5 30 Lake Shore Drive East, Dunkirk, NY 14048
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  • Location
    4 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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Boston, Massachusetts
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Clarion recently while in town for a funeral. The location is great, with views of Lake Erie out the back of the hotel (visible from the restaurant). The bed was extremely comfortable and the linens were clean. Another positive was the fact that they do not skimp on towels - I stayed in the room with... More

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Amherst, New York
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice rooms, great continental breakfast, clean, good food. Have been coming here for a few years for an embroidery retreat. Easy access to the Thruway. Would be great in the summer with their outdoor pool and the views of Lake Erie. Indoor pool was really nice, too.

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we enjoy having you and your group stay with us every year! Thank you for the wonderful comments and great recommendation. See you again soon! More

Babylon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at the hotel at least three times, while dropping off/picking up my son from SUNY Fredonia, and have always been pleased with the staff, the accommodations and the restaurant. It's a bit on the pricey side, but worth it when one considers the other options in the surrounding area.

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time at our location and that our staff was able to make you feel welcome and comfortable. We thank you for your feedback and your stay and will see you again the next time you come to visit SUNY Fredonia. More

Macedon, New York
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118 reviews 118 reviews
12 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Clarion's restaurant on 10/26/14 for the first time in ages. We were delighted with the menu offerings and the very reasonable prices, not to mentioin we had excellent service. Our only problem with the experience was that our wives both ordered the eggplant parm and while eating it they discovered that the eggplant was actually zucchini. Both... More

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate the time you have taken to provide feedback. I am very sorry to hear about your experience with the eggplant parm, I am confident that this is will never happen again. We value your patronage and hope to have the opportunity to see you again soon! More

Dexter, New York, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

If you like boats, this hotel overlooks Dunkirk Harbor on Lake Erie. It has a small bar and a restaurant. The room I was in fine. The heat and air worked good in the room. The food served was fine, nothing really special. Overall the outside needs some sprucing up and cleaning, but the inside was clean. The staff was... More

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate the time you have taken to review our establishemnt, our convenient location is something our guests take full advantage of and providing you with exceptional customer service is our priority. Again thank you for your time and stay. More

Rochester, New York
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

From the point of view of our 10-year-old grandson, the hotel restaurant was top-notch. As the only early diners, we got the table with the best view of Lake Erie, the marina and gazebo. We drank from goblets of icy water, spread linen napkins on our laps and snapped pictures of one another. The waitress was sweet, prompt and candid... More

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

It is a pleasure to hear you enjoyed your meal with us and that you had such an amazing experience at our Windjammer's Restaurant, we are one of a kind type of establishment, we actually won an award placing us the Best Waterfront Establishment in the area. Your feed back is very much appreciated and hope to see you back... More

Buffalo, New York, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Tired, dirty and in desperate need of updating. I'm flabbergasted that they can get away with charging so much for the yucky rooms. And if you're looking for a place to "party," this isn't it. I couldn't believe how early the place rolled up on a 4th of July holiday weekend.

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is unfortunate to hear that you were unsatisfied with your stay. We have done several things over the past few years to update the hotel and still are in a working progress to do more. We have re-done the bathrooms, put new carpets in all the rooms and hallways, we now have 40" Flat Screen LED TVs... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We have stayed here many times but this visit was our last. This hotel really is more like a night club on Fridays and Saturdays when they have a live band playing in their club/outdoor pool area. They played until 1:00 a.m. and then drunk people hung out in the courtyard below our window and in the hallways talking very... More

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

We are very sorry that you were dissatisfied with our hotel during your recent stay. I appreciate your feedback and have discussed every issue with our head departments. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience you experienced. We do have music at our outdoor bar on the weekends from 8:30-12/12:30 am, but only from Memorial Day till just after Labor... More

Barkeyville, PA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

nice, remodeled hotel . king bed was comfy. room was clean. breakfast buffet was good. staff was friendly & helpful. nice view of the marina. outside pool was great. would come here again and stay longer.

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we appreciate your patronage and hope that your next stay will be even better than your previous one. More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

There was nothing spectacular about this hotel. Its is right on Lake Erie but you are next to a boat launch and the closest beach is a few miles away. The food was average but slightly expensive and the continental breakfast ended at 930 sharp and the selection was dull. The waffle maker was not exactly the cleanest I've seen... More

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Amanda A, Guest Relations Manager at Clarion Hotel Dunkirk, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, it is always beneficial to hear from our guests and receive their valuable feedback abour our hotel. We are sorry to hear you thought of your stay as only average. We value your patronage and certainly want to know if you are dissatisfied in any way. More

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Address: 30 Lake Shore Drive East, Dunkirk, NY 14048
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Location: United States > New York > Chautauqua County > Dunkirk
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Clarion Hotel Dunkirk 2*
Number of rooms: 127
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