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The Parker Inn & Suites

434 State St, Schenectady, NY 12305
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room had a full size TV on top of a full size refrigerator, with IKEA bar stools that were definitely not durable for hotel use and were breaking. The TV was up so high you'd get a neck-ache watching it. Total design disaster all around. I love the idea of re-starting an historic hotel, but something went really wrong... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My husband and I were visiting from out of town and chose the Parker Inn and Suites. Parking is in the back of the hotel. After parking, you enter through a door in the back into a large hall that connects to the historic and beautiful Proctors Theater. The hall has a number of stores and entrances to the theater,... More 

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Tony M, Manager at The Parker Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay! We look forward to serving you and your husband in the future. More 

new york state
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We stayed at the Parker Inn last night in room 305. After reading some of the older reviews, we weren't sure what to expect. Obviously renovations have been completed. There is no noise. New management, Mazzone Hospiality, is on the right track. I hope they keep the rates as they are. We don't need a pool or the 60% higher... More 

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Tony M, Manager at The Parker Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review! We will continue to strive for excellence under new management and hope you will visit us again. Please don't hesitate to request for a higher floor, we'd love to show you the great views our building has to offer! More 

Cortland, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We stayed here just one night for UGC graduation - loved the hotel! The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is because we had trouble with the air conditioning - couldn't get it to cool down the room. I will definitely be returning as this is a great boutique hotel, close to Proctor's and restaurants.

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Tony M, Manager at The Parker Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We greatly appreciate your kind words and look forward to serving you again. See you next time! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We were in the President's Suite for my college reunion. Overall the experience was GREAT! I would have given 6 stars but we did have some housekeeping/maintenance issues in our room (no towel bar, missing blackout curtain, light bulb out, dirty sheets on pull out). However, the staff could not have been nicer!! It is my understanding that they are... More 

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Tony M, Manager at The Parker Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! It means a lot to us that you would go out of your way to tell us of your wonderful experience. We are still putting together the pieces of the puzzle that make this hotel the best in Schenectady, and will continue to improve every single day. We are thrilled to hear of... More 

Charlestown, Rhode Island
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I used to stay here all the time. Liked not being in a chain hotel. Yesterday. Super rude woman at check in, had to ramble on and on about not smoking and the $250 fine even though I don't smoke. Then I had to go out and put a parking tag on my car or "be towed" per the nice... More 

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Tony M, Manager at The Parker Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feedback. We appreciate you taking your time to review your recent stay. We are currently renovating the property with a new management team, and are trying to bring a better experience to all of our new and returning guests. We are in the process of updating the old policies and procedures during these renovations. We... More 

Nyack, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I stayed at Parker Inn and Suites about 2 weeks ago. Check in went smoothly and the room was lovely. Check out staff were amazing and went above and beyond what one would expect! I would recommend staying here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

When on a college tour with my daughter, we stopped in Schenectady to visit my niece at Union College. My brother recommended we stay at The Parker Inn downtown, and I'm so glad we did! Starting with the front desk staff who couldn't be nicer, this small, boutique hotel exceeded our expectations. Our room had a king size bed, sleeper... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My first experience with the Parker Inn was with their old management,and it was disorganized and unreliable (and this was booking a room block for my wedding). Once the new management came in they went out of their way to make sure my experience was good, from helping me find a room for my father-in-law, to even bringing up things... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I cannot speak to the experience as a guest. I have been traveling both domestically and abroad for over a quarter century, for both leisure and work, and I have booked more hotel rooms than I could possibly calculate. Perhaps I've been lucky because in all those years, the first time I ever booked a room and received a confirmation... More 

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