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Tampa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I really was impressed with the rooms and service :) The room was quiet and my family is excited to stay again. It was great! We will be staying here again and again and again. Maybe we will catch a yankee game next time in this beautiful city and come back to this awesome hotel and totally relax for some... More 

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Thank Trippy0101
Randy K, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words on tripadvisor. It's forums like this one that let us know how we are doing. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and would like to welcome you back the next time your traveling needs brings you back to our area. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Started out great ,called ahead to make sure they had breakfast and that this would be a fit for us ,day one was ok nice pool. Room seems ok. Carpet needs replaced. Paint outside needs touched up Day two. Do not disturb sign Keri's falling off , they didn't give us a breakfast ticket. The lady in the cafe was... More 

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2 Thank Robrif01
Randy K, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

If you was having issues with our hotel I truely would have like to have been told that when I was working with you about extending your stay since you was having troubles paying your hotel bill. We went above and beyond to help you in your time in need. I truely hope everything works out for you. Also for... More 

Beverly Hills, Florida
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Bed bugs! Mold! Dirty! We stayed at this hotel as a last minute decision. As we were checking in I couldn't help but notice a unhappy patron at the front desk. The desk was understaffed with one attendant. This should have been a sign but I always give the benefit of doubt. After standing in line for about 30 mins... More 

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2 Thank Jackie M
Randy K, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out to respond to forums such as this one. I am truely sorry for all the issues you had while staying at our property. Our hotel has a pest control company service our hotel on a regular basis and this is something that we have not had a problem with at our hotel. We are... More 

Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

Beware for online reservations....I made a reservation for May 13th to May 15th 2014 using the online system, but someone uses my credit card and charge me with almost $800 dollars...that's the only transaction that I recently made...take cautions.....use another hotel....I'm from Honduras Central America.

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2 Thank iCatracho
Randy K, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Our hotel prides itself in great customer service. I can say this has never happened at our property before and would like the oppertunity to talk with you about this further so that we may investigate this matter. Please contact us as soon as possible. More 

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16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for our Dragon Boat competition. Upon arrival we were greeted by a friendly staff and yummy cookies :) Our room was clean. The hotel is under renovations to become better from the original hotel. Contractors was painting the pool fence area. So the hotel are making improvements. Speaking of the pool area we enjoyed playing... More 

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Thank FitBear69
Nancy V, Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words. Also thank you so much for choosing us for your hotel needs and welcome you back anytime. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

While the hotel has a decent layout, the condition is not acceptable. The halls and common areas are filthy. The carpet in our room was musty and had white stains all over it. The bathroom was basic but fairly clean. The breakfast in the morning is served military style and they serve it for you. The eggs are of the... More 

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2 Thank Tampachris25
Nancy V, Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Great news our hotel is under renovations and getting all new room packages. Also our lounge and restaurant will be opening soon. We would like to welcome you back anytime so you can see all the inprovments. More 

Oak Hill
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44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Drove from WV and stayed here. Pool area was beautiful and sunny. The hotel staff was super. Everything that i needed they took care of. I needed a handicapped accessible room and they switched me to one with no problems. The rooms were in need of some renovations but who stays in a room with that wonderful weather. The only... More 

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Thank Timmie K
Nancy V, Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words. We welcome you back anytime your traveling needs brings you back to our area. More 

Nova Scotia
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27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Stayed at the hotel from April 3 to the 6 prior to our cruise. We got our room with a Friends & Family rate which was very affordable and included breakfast. Had I paid rack rate I would of have been very disappointed. It is an older property and the rooms show that. Staff were all very nice, lobby was... More 

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Thank 3HottiesforAllegro
Nancy V, Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out and completing a online review. We have some great news we are undergoing renovations with complete new room packages and yes this includes carpet. Are shuttle is up and running and taking people where they want to go in a 5 mile radius. Also we will have our onsite lounge and restaurant opening soon.... More 

munising
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I have tried to contact the hotel multiple times and gotten no response to my issues. I want to make sure noone else deals with this- see pictures- MOLD MOLD MOLD MOLD. I am going to call the health department next as well.

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2 Thank daysinnmunising
Nancy V, Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Great news we are going through renovations at our property and getting complete new room packages We are saddened that you did not enjoy your stay with us and are very sorry. I was shocked by your statement and managment investigated this and did not find any harmful mold. More 

Naples, Florida
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

You can always count on being dissatisfied, but making you pay double to boot , Bad neighborhood ,so stay inside your room . They can't fix location but if they charge double they can stay in business. Clarion Tampa on Fowler forget it !!! Now, We stay @ Embassy Suites. They know how to do it right .(Just in front... More 

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Thank Rick M
Nancy V, Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

I am truely sorry to hear about this. We just switched out our credit card system their must have been a clitch in the old system. This won't happen again I can assure you on that. We are under renovations and all our rooms are getting complete new room packages. I truely hope you would give us a second chance. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel & Conference Center

Address: 2701 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-6274
Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $77 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Hotel & Conference Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 255
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