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Fishkill
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

There are a lot of hotels in this area and I'm glad I chose this one. The room was clean and the furnishings are in good condition. The staff was courteous and despite the help wanted sign I saw no indication that they were understaffed. I didn't have time to go to the pool but it drew a large crowd.... More 

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Spring Hill, Florida
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28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The room was clean and the beds were comfortable. The morning breakfast was good. I do think the couch in the lobby needed attention and the arms were dirty and in need of cleaning. The chair rail was chipped and in need of painting. The computer system was out because of a storm and I was told that I couldn't... More 

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Round Rock, Texas
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights as part of a campus visit for my daughter who is considering UT. Rate was very reasonable, and room was as expected for the price. Location was convenient to the university. Only complaints we had are that the beds are small, and if you stay on the side closest to the highway, the noise is very... More 

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Thank Ginger H
Asheville, NC
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The room was surface cleaned but could use a deep cleaning including walls,doors, furniture and bathroom caulking. Recliner chair had broken back. Room quite small. Common areas in need of cleaning, polishing and maintenance. Noise from interstate was excessive as other reviewers have mentioned. Breakfast was satisfactory and plentiful although no one cleaned up tables and guests were left to... More 

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Thank bestdad777
Valparaiso, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Standards are personalized and some things that bother me are totally acceptable for others. That said here were the things that bothered me: moldy/stale smell in the room, scratchy blankets, small uncomfortable beds, stained/dirty furniture-everywhere, unkept pool area with the smallest towels, balcony door wouldn't open. I could go on but then I would sound hotel snobby😬. I did think... More 

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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55 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Room was clean and spacious. The bed was very comfortable. Wifi was spotty at times, but a big storm was passing through that could have affected it. The breakfast was as expected for a Choice Hotel brand, plentiful and fresh.

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Thank sjsk
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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

When we arrived at 6am we were told that we couldn't check in until 3pm. (The website said check in stopped at 7am and resumed again at 3pm). So needless to say we had time wait and find something to do. (We just drove 10 and half hours). When we were finally able to check in, we were told our... More 

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Thank Cas W
Panama City
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28 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Ask for a refrigerator/microwave--we checked in, discovered not in our room--very gracious & moved us---move landed us on motel side away from interstate so the window to small standing deck was quiet---personnel nice--breakfast was above average for the "free" label--ample area to eat--room charge on 7/2/16 was $65.42 total w/ tax--clean & worth it.

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Lakin
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44 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This hotel is clean! Comfortable bed, microwave, fridge, coffee maker, and friendly staff. The lighting isn't that good but everything else is. This is the best Choice hotel we've stayed in under $70 a night!

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Thank Carolyn C
Sweetwater, Tennessee
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41 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Not much to it. Basic needs met, but no mini fridge, no microwave. All the room have a balcony but can barely fit a chair. Interstate side was pretty loud. There was a spotlight shining on the hotel and couldn't draw the curtains so the room couldn't get too dark. Air worked really well and were given a snack bag.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Meeting Facilities: 48'x24' Conference Room that can be subdivided into two 24'x24' meeting rooms. High Speed Internet in all meeting rooms, guest rooms and public area.Catering: Full catering for breakfast, lunch and dinner is available. Quick box lunches for group luncheons or bus tours are available on just one days notice.Business Center: Available for all hotel guests 24 hours a day.Outdoor Pool: Very large outdoor swimming pool.123 beautiful sleeping rooms all with balconies and indoor corridors. New TV's and all guest rooms have recently been painted and refreshed to look and feel like new! Most rooms have microwave, refridgerator, coffee maker and hair dryer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Inn Knoxville

Address: 5634 Merchants Center Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37912
Region: United States > Tennessee > Knoxville
Price Range: $75 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Inn Knoxville 2.5*
Number of rooms: 123
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“Great for college kids on a road trip.”
 of 5 bubbles 193jilliann, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose one facing away from 75”
 of 5 bubbles mjluey, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The even numbered rooms face the interstate and road noise MIGHT bother some people.”
 of 5 bubbles johnkF7107FW, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I best rooms are on the front side of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Butch194334609, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms on interstate side of hotel unless you can remove your hearing aids at night! VERY loud road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles bestdad777, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
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