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Reviewed June 12, 2016

The owner is top notch, as noted in other reviews. The mattresses and pillows were great, the room was clean, and the price was good. There was a refrigerator and microwave. The people cleaning the rooms were friendly too. I hope to stay there again the next time I'm in Clarinda. If you get the chance to check out the...

Thank Lee B
Cedar Falls, Iowa
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Love the collectibles they have around- some great old dirt bikes and antiques. This place is ok for the few nights I was there, and I am staying there again next month. It is nothing fancy, but it's priced right and they are friendly. The only other option is the Super 8 or a B and B and the Super...

Thank jetsoo
Ottumwa, Iowa
Reviewed October 29, 2015

I recently stayed a couple of nights and will stay here again when in the area. The room was clean, comfortable and quiet. Roger (the owner) is very friendly and helpful. Parking was ample with lots of room if you pull a trailer. I found the rates very reasonable.

Thank Dan S
Needham, Massachusetts
Reviewed September 8, 2015

My parents stay here recently and my mom is in a wheelchair. The woman at the front desk basically told my dad that they don't want to have to deal with handicapped people. I'm assuming that is why they don't have a handicap room available. Ironically, when I was pregnant, i used alot of the handicap bars to get off...

1Thank Sirigil
Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

But this hotel has one of the most uncomfortable beds I've ever slept on. It was so hard I feel bruised this morning. I'm not 100% positive it was better than the floor. It is also not entirely clean. I found 2 hairs in our comforter and I wasn't looking. There are small cobwebs hanging from the ceiling. On the...

Thank stasiaweb
Wilson, North Carolina
Reviewed May 8, 2015

The Celebrity Inn is like a restored classic car. The style may be old but the feelings it resurrects are priceless! From the nostalgic chrome tissue box holder to the beautiful paneled walled room. All this with updated amenities, Wi-Fi, cable TV etc.. The owners are awesome down to earth people that make you feel at home. My wife is...

1Thank mackzar
Davenport, Iowa
Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Or it didn't all go down. Clean enough, bed was ok, pillows were good for one night, staying longer, bring your own. Was in as good of shape as grandma's house, way friendlier than Grandma, left a key out for our late arrival.

Thank dmarkiowa
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed January 8, 2015

Due to a death in our family I had to find a group of rooms for several out of town members of our family. I came across the Celebrity hotel and after speaking to the owner Roger booked the rooms. What I found was a big relief, the rooms were very clean, comfortable, quiet, and warm on these cold January...

3Thank bigmiketours
Fairmont, Minnesota
Reviewed July 30, 2014

A nice, clean inexpensive motel. What a pleasant surprise. The beds were comfy and the place was very clean. The price was very inexpensive. The management was very friendly and helpful. We were so happy we found it. They are pet friendly and welcomed our two small dogs with no extra fees. If you want fancy this one won't be...

2Thank Lolly50
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed June 25, 2014

Beware of the changing prices for this motel. I booked here during the Glenn Miller Festival at which my daughter was competing in the scholarship competition and (stupid me) didn't even think to double check on the room price. It never even occurred to me that during the festival the motel would inflate their usual rate so substantially. I paid...

1Thank muhdiva
rogeraar13, Owner at Celebrity Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry that you felt you were "price gouged" we raise our rates only one time a year which is for the glenn miller festival, which we raise them $30 is all.. WE donate most of the funds back to the Clarinda chamber of commerce, for improvements to our wonderful little town, and it's festivals. Most motels due however...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
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Additional Information about Celebrity Inn

Address: 1323 S. 16th Street, Clarinda, IA
Location: United States > Iowa > Clarinda
Hotel Class:2 star — Celebrity Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 35
Also Known As:
Celebrity Inn Clarinda, Iowa
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“All rooms are on the ground level so no stairs to worry about. We requested a non-smoking room and we got it. Absolutely no smoke smell what-so-ever.”
 of 5 bubbles Lolly50, Jul 30, 2014 | Read review
“I like the rooms on the street side where I can watch the sunset and sunrise. When I have had a back room, I just come outside and sit on one of their chairs. Beautiful view!”
 of 5 bubbles Brenda0408, Apr 9, 2014 | Read review
“I would suggest asking for a room on the west side of the hotel because these rooms do not face the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles Joann4415, May 18, 2013 | Read review
“If traveling with children ask for a room near the grass area.”
 of 5 bubbles mkokies, Jul 5, 2011 | Read review
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