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Newport, New Hampshire
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2016

We were driving from Sturgis SD to Niagara Falls and needed to stop - the hotel had a room available at 1:00 am - desk staff was friendly and helpful. Room was large, clean and AFFORDABLE (military rate-thank you!). Good sized bathroom. Excellent breakfast included in price of room-plus they offer bacon!!!!!!

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Victor, Montana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

The people at the front desk were very nice. The rooms were average on cleanliness with old decor and average sized with a very small bathroom. The breakfast bar was minimal but the coffee was good. All around an economy experience. If you are traveling on a budget and need a place to sleep then the Clarion is for you.... More 

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Tea, South Dakota
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Smell of smoke as soon as you entered into the lobby. Carpets were dirty and a musty spell. The room was on the third floor. It was a king size bed but old fashioned almost sitting on the floor it was so low. The air conditioner was loud and hard to set. Heard it all night long. The bathroom and... More 

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iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed September 28, 2016

we stayed one night here. when you enter it smells musty and like smoke. halls are not vacuumed and the beds are ancient and poorly made. there is about a one inch rise to go into the bathroom which you easily stub your toe on. the air conditioning was hard to set.it was very noisey, walls were thin and there... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We recently stayed at the Joliet Clarion while in town for the NASCAR Race. We go every year but this was the first time at this hotel. The staff was very friendly from the front desk to the restraunt/bar area. I was surprised that on such a crazy weekend that things were quiet and calm which has not been our... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2016

This hotel is convenient to I-80 if traveling that direction. The staff was exceedingly friendly and accommodating. The room was large and clean (except for the tub). When booking online, be sure and specify a non-smoking room. We arrived to find they had assigned us a smoking room but the staff, fortunately, were able to change us to another room.... More 

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Reviewed August 18, 2016

A prelude to my stay: I had just rode my motorcycle 540 miles from Toronto ON, through the Sunday night nightmare of I-80 Chicago/Gary, setting sun in my face traffic, to Joliet  Il and your property. The Joliet Il Clarion was built at a time when it's location was prime and top-of the line, and it construction and quality reflected. ... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

I'll start with the front desk, the young lady I spoke to had a very poor attitude. I tried to lighten the mood with some humor about wanting a presidential suite, and it didn't help at all, very rude. Second, the hallways and decor. Very outdated and dirty. The carpets are ripped and dirty, the blinds are dusty and full... More 

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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Well the room was just ok. The location is a little sketchy. We were in two different rooms and neither of the tubs drained. The first room smelled pretty bad. The second to last day housekeeping didn't show up so we had to go down for towels. The staff was really friendly though.

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Troy, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed August 1, 2016

I goofed up my reservation dates and the front desk staff was able to fix it and give me the correct rates I was quoted on Hotels.com.The room was clean. We ate dinner in the dining room, fish fry and hamburgers. Service was good. The beds were comfortable for the night and the air conditioning worked Marvelous!!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel

Address: 411 S. Larkin Avenue, Joliet, IL 60436 (Formerly Holiday Inn)
Location: United States > Illinois > Joliet
Price Range: $87 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Joliet Hotel Joliet
Holiday Inn Joliet
Joliet Holiday Inn
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Can't say, because the AC made so much noise”
 of 5 bubbles jejjr, Sep 28, 2016 | Read review
“IF you must stay, ask at the desk for a (relatively) quiet room AND one that doesn't stink of smoke!”
  • Threadbare bath mat
 of 5 bubbles KWYTennessee, Jul 16, 2016 | Read review
“pick a different hotel!”
  • bottom of soap dish. nice collection of mold and hair
 of 5 bubbles Phildsnuts, Feb 11, 2016 | Read review
“Go To the TownePlace Suits Marriot, 1515 Riverboat Center Dr, Joliet, IL 60431”
 of 5 bubbles 22bubbai, Nov 2, 2015 | Read review
“Only issue was the hi-way noise. I had earplugs, so that muted it. If you can, request a room not facing the hi-way.”
 of 5 bubbles CoBeachbumAurora, May 19, 2015 | Read review
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