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“Great place to stay!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Clarion Inn & Suites

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Clarion Inn & Suites
Ranked #4 of 14 Hotels in Altoona
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10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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“Great place to stay!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2014

Everyone in the hotel is friendly and always helpful. I stay here several times a month, and always have a good experience. The breakfast is great, and they provide a great Guest Reception on Tuesday evenings. It is great to interact with all of the hotel staff. The rooms are great and always super clean. It is in a great location, which is close to many restaurants. Everyone at the front desk, including Ashley, Tara, and Dave to name a few, is great! Highly recommended!

  • Stayed August 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
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  • Service
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Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2014

Ashley at the front desk is very knowledgeable and helpful I have a great experience every time I visit this hotel which is often because of work. the breakfast in the morning is hot and very good as well.

Room Tip: all the rooms have a refrigerator, microwave, and flat screen. any room you get will be great
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  • Stayed August 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Jonathan M
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Pittsburgh
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Great place to stay in Altoona. Have stayed at other places in town before but so happy we chose the Holiday Inn Express this time. Ellen and Alisha were really helpful at check in, and when we mentioned that we planned to go see the Curve play (very fun AA baseball), they even gave us free tickets and a parking pass! The rooms were very nice and the beds really comfortable. Thanks for a great visit.

Stayed August 2014
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Thank Richard P
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2014

I am in Altoona every other day, due to work. Our company used to make us stay in rat traps around the area. It made going out of town a total nightmare. Until now. The Holiday Inn Express makes up for it. You might want to call it " home away from home". First the front desk, they are a pleasure after working a long day. Tara, Ashley, Bonnie and Dave. 24 hours a day. It doesn't matter when you come in. The cleaning staff work around the clock to make sure your room is always perfect. Rooms are spacious, comfortable and very clean. Great beds, water pressure and clean towels are a must when out of town. No need to go out and spend money on breakfast. They have a wonderful selection. And always fresh. Try it yourself. You won't be disappointed.

Room Tip: they are all quiet and clean
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank LJPHD
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2014

I am a frequent guest at the Holiday Inn Express in Altoona. My work brings me here often, and at all hours of the day and night. The lobby and rooms are ALWAYS clean and smell fresh. The beds are comfortable. The kitchen amenities are great to have (microwave and mini-fridge). Breakfast is always delicious. But the best thing about coming here is the friendly staff. Bonnie, Tara, Ashley, and Dave at the front desk are always very helpful and gracious. They treat us railroaders like kings and queens, and are always good to joke with...even at 3am. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone looking to stay in the area. The desk staff and maids make it a pleasure to stay here.

Room Tip: The odd numbered rooms face a nice garden area in the back. Very peaceful.
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  • Stayed August 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Stephen L
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Rochester pa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2014

I stay two or three times a week and never have had a bad experience. The staff especially Ashley and Ellen are always more then willing to help and are always friendly. The rooms are well maintained and always clean. I would strongly suggest anyone to stay here.

  • Stayed July 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Beightley62
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Twin Cities
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101 reviews
22 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2014

The room is very quiet and clean. Helpful staff. Great water pressure and volume in the shower. Nice breakfast which includes the usual (bagels, cereal, juice, etc), but also a pancake machine, scrambled egg product, and sausage or bacon or turkey sausage. We would definitely stay here again

  • Stayed August 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Additional Information about Clarion Inn & Suites

Property: Clarion Inn & Suites
Address: 3306 Pleasant Valley Blvd, Altoona, PA 16602
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Altoona
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 14 Hotels in Altoona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 108
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Everything at Clarion Inn & Suites - Altoona, PA is designed so that you can relax. We know that all you really need is a place to be yourself. Contemporary hospitality and our friendly staff are eagerly awaiting your visit. ... more   less 
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