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The Lafayette

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   101 Front Street, Marietta, OH 45750
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Ranked #4 of 10 Hotels in Marietta
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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123 reviews 123 reviews
38 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had reservations for a King room with parlor which faces the river. The room was in the corner of the building and had a very high four poster bed. The room had a new TV and a large bathroom. Check in was very fast even though the lobby was very busy due to Steamboat days starting the next morning.... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historical flashback. Sitting in the dining room, drink in the lounge & walking the hallways will put your mind back a century. If u dont perceive these things, give ur brain a reboot. We just left and have already decided this will be a regular stop for us as we pass thru for our north/south migration to escape the cold... More

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Mount Gilead, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a great place to stay. Our family has stayed her a few times, as we have relatives nearby, and we enjoy our stay every time. I have read the reviews about how outdated the hotel is and all I have to say is DUH!! If you are looking for something chic and new, look elsewhere. We stay here... More

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West Virginia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We turned up at the hotel without a reservation having tried several neighboring bed and breakfasts that we found were fully booked. A townsperson said the hotel was clean and we should try it. We did. The location is lovely, on the banks of the Ohio and close to good restaurants etc. The person at the desk was pleasant and... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Read a couple negative reviews. I think I know which floor you stayed on. Do NOT stay on 3rd floor! It is VERY musty smelling. Am going to mention it to manager when we check out tomorrow. Anyway, we're on 4, and couldn't be happier . Clean,quiet,nostalgic, great town to visit! Recommend the stern wheeler tour on the rivers. So... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My sisters, a friend and I went to visit Marietta, Oh and decided to stay at the Lafayette. So glad we did, it was a beautiful old hotel. It was very clean and well kept for its age. With lots of old furniture, which I would call antiques, and a lot of history and stories to go with it. Yes... More

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Dayton, Ohio
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I've read several reviews of this property, and some of them make me just shake my head. This is a lovely place! Somebody complains that the furniture in the lobby isn't antique, just old. Well, the hotel doesn't claim it's antique. It fits the hotel, it's clean and well-cared-for, and very comfortable ... exactly what the place aspires to be.... More

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New Jersey
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169 reviews 169 reviews
42 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I love old hotels that have a history. Marietta has a steamboat history and the hotel has displays about this. I had a queen room on the 4th floor which faced the side of the street. It was nice until Bigfoot checked into the room above me. I didn't mine the noise during the afternoon but at 2:30 in the... More

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Huntington, West Virginia
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I stayed at the lafayette because I heard it was a neat place with cool things to look at, We'll that's about all it is. The hotel has seen better days, the rooms are small and smell musty. Furniture is not as antique as you would think but just worn out. And as far as service goes good luck with... More

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Lake Wales
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We were traveling with our grand girls to visit family in Northeastern Ohio. We wanted the girls to see some of the surrounding areas that their Grandpa had worked on the bridges in his younger days. :) Truly, a remarkable old grand dame of a historical hotel.Grandpa enjoyed the old libation room, it gave him some moments of respite from... More

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Additional Information about The Lafayette

Address: 101 Front Street, Marietta, OH 45750
Location: United States > Ohio > Marietta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lafayette 3*
Number of rooms: 98
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Lafayette Hotel Marietta
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