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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Great: Nice hotel, clean room, comfortable bed, delicious breakfast. Excellent location. "Jonathan" was very friendly and courteous and did his best to help me try to understand why I had been double charged for my stay, as I was visibly upset. This has never, ever, ever happened at any other hotel I've visited. The Awful: Paying for your room... More 

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Austin, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Needs some serious work. Tried to check-in one hour early. Front desk wanted $10 to do so. Returned at three to check-in and was assigned a room. See photos below. Door was open and a bottle of iced coffee was on the night stand. Room was disgusting and smelled of smoke (I had requested non smoking). Everything in this place... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was approached by the helpful gm william and his crew which welcomed me with hospitality and kindness. I felt a warm welcome as soon as I checked in and to show their gratitude to me for being a choice privileges member I was given a Hershey chocolate candy bar which was wrapped in a sleeve addressed to me saying... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

In its prime, this was probably an amazing hotel. An indoor/outdoor pool with a large game room open area and large restaurant overlooking the pool area. Its the old concept Holiday Inn (Holidome) and shows its age in the public areas and the hallways and walk ways. On the other hand, the rooms have good amenities, and are in good... More 

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Kyle L, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how you feel about the property. We are excited to say we are doing a full renovation starting in September. The hotel will be going through a full transformation and is scheduled to be completed by the end of April! We hope you will stay... More 

Weaverville, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

We stayed the night of July 22, 2016. It seems there was only one person working on guest services. Upon check in, the first room we were sent to had mold covered curtains that were also shredded. So it was back to the front desk to get another room. The second room had a big scratch across the TV, and... More 

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Kyle L, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry you were not happy with your stay. Hopefully after renovations you will be able to stay with us again and really enjoy stay. The hotel has aged but now that we have taken control of the property we plan on doing many upgrades! More 

Youngsville, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Booked this place at 8pm and arrived at 11pm. Was told the room still needed to be cleaned and that I should wait 20 minutes to go to the room. Went to the room 20 minutes later to find room service still cleaning. The room was absolutely trashed. Why hadn't the room been cleaned before we arrived? Finally got into... More 

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Kyle L, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Sorry you were unhappy with your stay. we try and do everything possible to please our guests. We were happy to assist you with a room adjustment for the issues you endured. We are going through a full renovation this fall and looking forward to updating the entire hotel! More 

Knoxville, TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights in June while my daughter visited TTU. A great value for your money. We had an inside room by the pool. Very clean! The breakfast was great with a breakfast bar. The wi-fi was super fast. The kids enjoyed the indoor/outdoor pool and the hot tub. Conveniently located right off the interstate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night during our family vacation. Not a bad place at all. Could use a little more updating/paint/minor things. Bed was clean and comfy, bathrooms clean and all functional, pool was nice-clean-great temp-has a slide even, breakfast was free and better then the average. Overall, I would stay again.

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Rineyville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We just returned from our 58th Koger Family Reunion held at the Clarion Inn in Cookville, Tn having occupied up to 30 rooms from June 16th til June 19th & are pleased to report excellent service throughout our stay. Their outstanding breakfast included with the room was beyond our expectations. Our reunions have ranged from Monterey & Sacramento, Ca to... More 

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Brandon, Mississippi
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

I usually stay at one Choice Hotels higher brands but they hiked the prices for this week and I settled for the Clarion. It was noisy (kids running around screaming, doors slamming,etc) and the room next to mine had all the dirty linens rolled up outside the door. Guess housekeeping quit before finishing. The extra $30 for the Quality Inn... 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
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Clarion Inn

Address: 970 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-4018 (Formerly Garden Hotel)
Location: United States > Tennessee > Cookeville
Price Range: $69 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 146
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Clarion Hotel Cookeville
Cookeville Clarion
Clarion Cookeville
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