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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2014

I have used this property this past February to rave reviews from our group participants. As a tour operator, we move many people and rely heavily on the hotel properties to satisfy our guests. This particular tour package included food and beverage and many services from the on-site staff. I am happy to say that all three weekends were a... More 

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1 Thank Tom_elg
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

It was very nice of you to take the time to post such a glowing review here. We are always happy to help your group. See you next year!!! More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

Atmosphere looks like classic Irish pub, cuisine there is nice and with new ideas - vege salada I took was lightly smoked I had never experienced ,it was quite enjoyable, aged Gouda cheese covered with honey met red wine nicely. Friendly staffs. I recommend to enjoy food there.

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Thank Ichiro S
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for posting such a great review about our on-site restaurant "The Garlic Poet". We are proud to have them as part of our Clarion family here in New Cumberland. More 

Buffalo, New York
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2014

I was there with a group and spent 4 enjoyable days. I cannot say enough about how friendly and accommodating the staff was. Our room was clean, the bed was comfortable, and it was awesome to step outside the door and experience a bit of the tropics in the beautiful atrium. My compliments to the chef! The food they served... More 

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1 Thank debbiea57
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

I am so happy that you have noticed the improvements we are working on. It is always a pleasure to host your group and we look forward to your return in October. Have a great summer. More 

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32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2014

Our family decided to stay here on our way home because we didn't want to drive all night. check in was easy, and paula who checked us in was great. she gave us a room close to everything (insted of being at the end of the hall like we always seem to get) there was a giant atrium with an... More 

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Thank wattonwife
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

We are so happy that you chose us and we are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. It will be my pleasure to pass along your survey to Paula. We look forward to having you stay with us in the future. More 

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed March 26, 2014

My wife and I checked in to the hotel at 4:30 pm. Check in with Paula was very pleasant and the smell of cookies added a little touch of comfort. When we walked into the room it appeared very clean and tidy. The light in the bathroom had a little flicker to it when we turned it on, almost like... More 

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Thank Whitegit
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I apologize for the problem with your light but it is always nice to hear when one of our staff goes "the extra mile" to try and make it right for you. I am glad the nuisance of the light did not prevent you from having... More 

Bloomfield, New York
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 21, 2014

Night desk clerk Rebecca was incredibly cheerful and helpful considering we arrived at 2 am. With our 7 children, and with last minute reservations!! Beds comfortable, rooms quiet. Pool was nice for kids, especially as it was close to breakfast area. Thanks again to Rebecca!

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Thank Bloomingarden
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

It is so nice to hear that you had such a great stay with us. Becca is a part of our great desk team and I look forward to passing your review along to her. More 

Washington, D. C.
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 7, 2014

I stayed here on a "chartered ski trip" .The temperature could not be regulated on one of the coldest days of 2014. I had to sleep in my clothes to stay warm. There was also dust everywhere in the room. I was really aggravated at the dust that had accumulated on the headboard that I had to clean. The wait... More 

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Thank LadiTee
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Please accept my apologies for the issues you experienced during your stay. I have passed along your review to the appropriate department heads so that these types of things can be resolved. More 

Mays Landing, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 4, 2014

I have traveled many many places And I always thought Clarion was The best! Well i went on a ski trip with a group of ppl .This was old run down and The food in The ballroom taste like ALPO!! The bed was flimsy The only nice thing in The whole room was The coffee maker and The TV! ONLY... More 

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2 Thank MsQuatta
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

On behalf of our entire team, please accept my apologies for our failing to meet and exceed your expectations. More 

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed February 12, 2014

Had a great time staying with the Clarion. Check in was simple, and the staff was very friendly and accommodating! I was pleasantly surprised once entering our room. Very clean and the bed was so comfortable! I didn't want to wake up the next morning.. Speaking of the next morning, the breakfast was delicious! Thank you to everyone for a... More 

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Thank Emma T
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

It is so happy to read all of your positive comments about your stay here at the Clarion Hotel. We are so pleased that you notice all of the changes we are making for the better and we thank you for your kind words. More 

Duncansville, Pennsylvania, United States
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18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed January 9, 2014

Reserved a room 1/6/14 for one night at the $49 friends and family rate. Nice room 2 double beds with comfortable pillow top mattress. Fridge and microwave in the room, and breakfast out in the courtyard by the pool. They even had French toast. Attended the Farm show in Harrisburg which was about 15 min. away. Would definitely stay here... More 

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Thank Ron H
GSM_Clarion, Front Office Manager at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

So, nice to know you enjoyed your stay with us, and so happy your shared your experience. We are looking forward to you being our guest again in the future. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located 5 minutes south of Harrisburg in a suburb of New Cumberland. Has easy access off of 2 major highways, Interstate 83 and Interstate 76, the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Attractions that are a short drive away from the hotel include Hershey Park, Pennsylvania State Capitol, Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex, the Amish (Lancaster County), Harley Davidson Plant, and historical Gettysburg. Enjoy local sports with the following clubs: Harrisburg Senators, AAA baseball, and Hershey Bears minor league ice hockey team for the Colorado Avalanche. Indoor heated pool nestled in a tropical courtyard are just 2 of the amenities that are offered. Guests of the Harrisburg Clarion Hotel & Conference Center can enjoy fresh, locally-sourced ingredients and from-scratch cuisine at the hotel’s on-site restaurant and bar, The Garlic Poet. You will find over 21,000 square feet of flexible conference and catering facilities which provide the ideal setting for many special occasions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel & Conference Center

Address: 148 Sheraton Drive, I-83 & PA Turnpike Exit 242, New Cumberland, PA 17070
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > New Cumberland
Price Range: $70 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel & Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 195
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Harrisburg Hotel New Cumberland
Holiday Inn New Cumberland
New Cumberland Holiday Inn
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Ask for a room to the back of the hotel and away from the highway/turnpike.”
 of 5 bubbles STL-Mike-Rose, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the 50s on the second floor (250, 251 etc) have Wi-Fi issues”
 of 5 bubbles 823jayanthm, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“wouldn't recommend it”
 of 5 bubbles 765shawkatm, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
“An "inside room" on the first floor has access to a courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles jenk941, Aug 2, 2016 | Read review
“The back rooms look out over the highway and can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles tonyo37, Jul 20, 2016 | Read review
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