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Clarion Inn & Suites

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#14 of 27 Hotels in Dothan
GreenLeadersSilver level
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Experience- Great- Rooms- Clean- Great overall experience. Add comments the experience with Front Desk, Breakfast Staff and Room Staff were very professional. Highly recommend you stay and give them a chance. We will be back and stay when we are in the Dothan Area.

Thank Ronnie T
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your response Ronnie. We appreciate the feedback you have provided and have shared it with our staff to serve as encouragement to continue to provide clean, comfortable, and affordable accommodations to our guests in the future. We look forward to seeing you again in the future! Best Regards, Hannah Shiver General Manager

Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I do a lot of traveling with my company and I stay in a lot of hotels. I've stayed in some very shady hotels and some very nice hotels. But the Clarion Inn in Dothan is one, if not my favorite. The staff is incredibly nice and hospitable. The breakfast is AWESOME. I can only rate this hotel from a...

Thank Cash Y
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Cash, Thank you so much for your kind review regarding your regular bookings here at our property. It is very important to your fellow travelers to here from a regular returning guest their satisfaction so that they may book with ease and confidence knowing our staff and property can not only meet, but exceed their expectations. We look forward to...

Lenoir City, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The hotel is in a good location but it is in need of renovation. For the price, it wasn't the best place we have stayed in but wasn't the worst either. The bar allows smoking and "reeked" so we didn't take advantage of their Happy Hour but some of our friends did and they enjoyed the time they spent there....

Thank Sharon W
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Sharon, Thank you for your response. We apologize that the smoking atmosphere in the bar deterred you from enjoying Jake's. We do offer the same Happy Hour pricing in our non-smoking atmosphere in our Lamplighter restaurant and would have happily suggested this option had we been aware the smoke was an issue for you. I have forwarded your comments on...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I got here at 8pm and pulled up and i was greeted at check in which was easy, they gave me a room on the second floor outside my room there were cigarette butts lying around the floor, and was "surprised" by a room that reeked of smoke, however my room seemed to be fairly clean, with white linens, bed...

Thank Eli C
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Eli, We are happy to hear you were greeted by a friendly staff member upon arrival. We apologize that someone had smoked that evening and did not properly dispose of their cigarette butts in our designated smoking areas. We do two property cleanings per day in our public areas and apologize that this was an inconvenience for you at check...

Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Always start with something nice. Well the staff was friendly. After that it was down hill. I am embarrassed for Choice Hotels if this represents them. I used my member points to book this room and it was a king suite. I was under the impression that suite meant better. Boy was I wrong! Upon entering roaches on the couch,...

2Thank Kathy S
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

We apologize that we were unable to meet your satisfaction. We have our property sprayed weekly by a pest control company to ensure these types of issues do not happen and apologize that it was an inconvenience during your recent stay. The desk clerk who checked you out wrote down your complaints and checked over the room after your departure....

Ocala, Florida
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This place had 3 star rating, but that is laughable. The rooms are not clean. And, the exterior is even worse. Cigarette butts and trash all over. Ample breakfast buffet is only thing giving this clarion any stars at all. Do not be fooled by their $60 rate. It's not that great a deal!

1Thank James H
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

James, We are sorry that our property was not to your satisfaction. The parking lot is cleaned at minimum once daily, but during heavier occupancy times, cleaned twice daily. We apologize that you felt this was not often enough to your standards and assure you this is something we constantly monitor and clean throughout the day. As for your comments...

Hickory, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 April 2016

The brand of Hotel I would usually stay in were all booked. I needed a Hotel nearby. My friend recommended the Clarion because it was locally owned. The staff was very friendly. The room needed some updating and the bed was incredibly hard and uncomfortable. The breakfast was nice. If you are looking for a great price and a few...

Thank Doreen C
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind response. We understand different guest's have different needs and appreciate you reviewing our property fairly based on the clean and affordable accommodations that you received on your recent trip to the area. We are so pleased to also hear that you were recommended to our property by word of mouth as it is our favorite...

Wyoming, Illinois
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Stayed at this location twice. Rooms could stand to be updated, but it is a clean facility. Best part is the friendly, helpful staff, and the wonderful hot breakfast. Can't beat the friendliness and the breakfast. Will definitely stay here again; well worth the money.

Thank 59pattyw
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind feedback. While our property has been established in the area for some time, we pride ourselves in the fact that we are able to provide clean, affordable accommodations and amenities to our guests. It is always a pleasure and huge encouragement to our staff to hear when we meet these marks so that...

Apalachicola Fl
Reviewed 16 April 2016

I picked this place because the latest review had been just terrible. Previous reviews were mostly positive, so I had to decide for myself. It is a big, and pretty old property. It is not selling itself as Hampton or Courtyard. It is, however, fairly priced and good value. If I were paying an additional $80 a night, I could...

Thank gypsy32320
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind and genuine feedback of your recent stay at our property. While our property has been established in the area for some time, we pride ourselves on maintaining clean and affordable accommodations to travelers and are so happy you were able to take advantage of this! We have forwarded your praise of the kitchen...

Dothan, Alabama
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Clarion Inn of Dothan always does their best to take care of us when we hold our annual transportation banquet at their facility. We appreciate all they do for us each year. Many of our teammates have stayed over night the past few years we have used the hotel for our banquet and say it's a nice place.

Thank csp2325
Hannah S, General Manager at Clarion Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review of our property regarding the banquet and meeting facilities we have on sight! It is such a pleasure each year to have you and your group in for both banquet and hotel rooms. We enjoy celebrating the safe drivers within your company and applaud you for the great training and staff ya'll employ....

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our full service hotel is located on the corner of Ross Clark Circle and Hwy. 231 South, just 90 minutes to the beautiful beaches of Panama City, FL. We have newly renovated rooms and lobby offering many great amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Inn & Suites

Address: 2195 Ross Clark Cir, Dothan, AL 36301-5747 (Formerly Holiday Inn - Dothan South)
Region: United States > Alabama > Dothan
Price Range: $87 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Inn & Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 143
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Clarion Inn And Suites
Clarion Hotel Dothan
Dothan Holiday Inn
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#1 Green Hotel in Dothan
#6 Business Hotel in Dothan
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“The south side is quieter .”
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“Go elsewhere!!!!”
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  • This is how the bed looked - no spread and sheets very wrinkled!
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“Down stairs costs more than upstairs. But the rooms were nice. The breakfast was the most awesome breakfast. It had everything. It was the best part of the trip. ”
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“Room was very spacious with a separate bedroom.”
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