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Clarion Hotel at Carowinds

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3695 Foothills Way, Fort Mill, SC 29708
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Ranked #4 of 6 hotels in Fort Mill
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
sisterofthewind Canton, Ohio
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Roanoke, Virginia
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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sending this as a correction to previous review... we would love to give them a negative review... but that option is not available. Bit several times by bed bugs, negative and unresponsive staff. We had to find a local friend 3am just to get safe sleep. Hotel has been a 1-star for over a decade but somehow they are 3-star.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not a smoke-free hotel. It smells like cigarettes. If you are fine with that, your set. The staff was friendly. The beds were clean, room was in good condition. The A/C was not cooling very much. It was a bit warm in the room. The hotel is right across the street from Carowinds.

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Canton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this hotel because the other 3 around it had people hanging around in the parking lot, and it made me uncomfortable. Pleasantly surprised when we got to the room. New furniture and a very comfortable bed. New vanity in bathroom. Looks like they are remodeling the whole place. New carpet through out the whole hotel. Staff was very... More

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Charlotte, NC
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival, the hotel appeared to be in good condition; so we booked the suite on the 11th floor....when we got on the elevator, the smell of smoke in the elevator was almost unbearable. In addition, the suite (room) was so old and run down- that I/we immediately regret booking a room there. In the future, this hotel will NOT... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Lots have changed since I went..surf u island is gone,the boat, but the wooden roller coaster is still there giving joy..the water park is nice to..I loved watching the boys play the basketball throwing game and won some big pink bear..lol of course we ended up having to carry it. The roller coasters and the other stuff were fun but... More

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So. Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I was traveling with a dog and required a pet room. It wasn't a trip that just included the dog, he had to be brought home from FL to CT. I wasn't given a discount, and I was charged extra for the dog, but given an inferior room. This isn't the first time this has happened with the Choice Hotel... More

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Orlando, Florida
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Don't judge a book by its cover. It may look a little run down, but the rooms are nice and we had no problems here during our stay. We chose location b/c they are pet friendly and have a nice business park to walk your dogs! The room was clean and had a fridge and microwave. There is a fitness... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I stayed on 4/19/14 and checked out on 4/20/14 with my family. First off I ask for a kichen which I received without any utilities at all. no pots, pans, spoon fork, (NOTHING). When I called the front desk to ask why I was told the kitchen was fully furnished, I was told they will check with house keeping to... More

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New York City, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I stayed 3 nights with my ten year old son. Everything in the room was new (recently renovated), Carpet, beds, furniture, bathroom looks like it was just done recently. New carpet in the hallways also. The manager was (Phyllis) was very professional and courteous, I would stay again without question.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

This is the 1st time I have stayed here and just had to leave a review, albeit a rushed one. The customer service was so good, I actually commented the next morning that this is when customer service makes a difference and the reason why I have stayed here two times since. Phyllis and Susan have happened to be there... More

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Address: 3695 Foothills Way, Fort Mill, SC 29708
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Fort Mill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel at Carowinds 3*
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Carowinds Hotel
Plaza Hotel Fort Mill

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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