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Clarion Hotel & Suites Hamden

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Brooklyn, Connecticut
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for a wedding. The room was relatively clean(minus the shower which looked like it had mold all over the caulk). The front desk was LESS than helpful. They have a 72 hour cancellation policy. We had a family emergency and might not have even been able to make the wedding. When we asked if... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Housekeeping did not service our room several times. We were not given clean sheets or towels, trash was unemptied. We asked the front desk about it and they said they would see it was taken care of. Nothing, no service. We then had to go to desk to ask for towels. Housekeeping marked their roster that they had serviced the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

I recently stayed in this hotel for 3 nights, my room was clean and comfortable, but dark because the only window was into the main hallway, and on the ground floor so I felt the need to keep the curtains closed for privacy the entire time. The hotel was under remodel at the time, and I will forgive having all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

We attended a wedding in the same town as this hotel. The lobby was clean. Alexandria was pleasant and so charming to speak with. Conner was just the type of guy to be at the front desk. He always was with a hello, smile and truly hospitable. They do have an indoor pool which was not large but good for... More 

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

We were here for two nights over a holiday weekend and have also stayed here before because it is very close to a relative's home. The room was clean and comfortable for a brief stay. The front desk desk staff were very welcoming and helpful. There is an indoor pool, but we never used it. The hotel offers a free... More 

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This hotel has been around for a long time and used to be a Howard Johnson Hotel. Not that it matters because this is a very tired, neglected property. We stayed here only because it was less than a mile from our son's home but only out of desperation would we ever stay here again. Our stay started with checking... More 

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here Memorial Day weekend. The staff is amazing. Everyone I came in contact with was helpful and friendly, especially the gentleman who was cleaning the pool area. Our room looked like it was an oversized room they made into a suite. It was great. Breakfast was good and kept up, the girls were filling and cleaning up constantly.... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We recently spent two nights in the Clarion as we were visiting our son in Yale.This hotel is about 15 minutes by taxi from Yale and is much less expensive than similar hotels in New Haven itself. The Rooms are clean, comfortable and have excellent free wifi. The staff were very helpful and a simple breakfast is included in the... More 

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Winchester
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

We booked the room for two nights to attend Yale's graduation. We asked for an earlier check in so that we could relax and refresh ourselves a bit after an eight hour ride. The room was not ready for us until almost an hour later than requested. Management said that they were fully booked the night before and were still... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

My husband and I stayed at the Clarion for my daughter's college graduation. The staff was super friendly and efficient. Our room was LOVELY!! We had a room with 2double beds and TV, with French doors for privacy. The other room had a desk, small couch and TV. The bathroom was clean and large, with great amenities......even toothbrushes and toothpaste!... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New Haven counties newest premier hotel. The Clarion will immediately impress any guest. The polished marble lobby is lavishly decorated with inviting furniture and a fireplace that will warm any traveler. The hotel features 103 guest rooms including 16 state of the art suites. The hotel is minutes from Yale, Quinnipiac, Southern and New Haven Universities. All rooms include free parking, indoor pool and jacuzzi, free high speed internet and fitness room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel & Suites Hamden

Address: 2260 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3505 (Formerly Howard Johnson Inn)
Location: United States > Connecticut > Hamden
Price Range: $118 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel & Suites Hamden 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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