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Clarion Inn in Merrillville

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We were looking for a place near the Indiana Dunes and Deep River Water park and outlet shopping. This was a great location. I liked that they offered an indoor/outdoor pool. Our kids loved this! The room was a double with 2 double beds a chair and a desk and chair. It was decent sized for $89.00 a night. They...

Thank Michelle B
Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the clarion hotel for three nights for the band/dance competition. We traveled all night from Alabama so inquired about checking in once we arrived.(before check in) the front desk staff was amazing. The manager allowed us to see the room beforehand due to a bad experience booking with a third party before this stay. The rooms were...

Thank LovingMyVAndZ
Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 18 July 2015

Stayed two nights while traveling on business. Did not take advantage of the indoor pool or free breakfast but saw many who did and they all seemed to be enjoying them selves. Located a bit off the main road but that made it private. The room was good and I had no complaints. Did use the WIFI and it worked...

1Thank AuburnBirmingham
Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

You only have a couple more months to use our beautiful indoor/outdoor pool! Please come back and see us again.

Brownsburg, Indiana, United States
Reviewed 17 July 2015

We stayed for two nights for a family reunion. It's not really what we're used to, but it was clean. The decor is a bit dated. Chairs in hallway were worn. The duvet cover on the bed that my children slept it had a rip in it. We never got around to calling about it. Have to say that the...

1Thank Aidreen H
Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We will be making some wonderful enhancements this year, updating our property and putting in a full new bar and restaurant. Please come back and see us again.

Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

There were 3 of us in a double bed room. It was very clean and spacious. We enjoyed the breakfast and the landscaping was gorgeuos. The had a beautiful walk way in the back. They have a elly neat pool set up, and a hot tub. When we stayed there were kids in it constantly and we were unable to...

Thank Samamtha2013
Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful comments. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Elizabethton, Tennessee
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Based on the info book in the room, this property used to be a Courtyard by Marriott. It does not look like a typical Choice property. The lobby was a massive, rather dramatic two story room with a larger than usual dining area. Hallway was a bit twisty and not the typical straight off the lobby. Our room was also...

Thank GMJinTN
Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

We are a very unique hotel in Merrillville, offering a nice little oasis and getaway from the standard square, parking lot hotels in the area. Beautiful grounds, ponds, waterfall, and our swim out indoor/outdoor pool is amazing. Thank you so much for staying with us! Please come see us again.

Ellettsville, Indiana
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We booked online thru Priceline about 2 hrs before we checked in and it was by far the smoothest Priceline transaction I have had. The desk agent (Edward/ Edmond?) was very welcoming and eager to help in any way he could. Stayed one night in a King suite. The hotel is a little bit dated, but our room was clean,...

Thank lorilorilori46
Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

We strive to provide the very finest service and facilities for all our guests and we are glad you enjoyed your sta. I am pleased to say we will be going through some great enhancements this year, which will update the property.

Reviewed 7 July 2015

This hotel is old, dated, and not clean. I had disgusting stained bedding and pillows (until I asked for a second set), and and old and deeply uncomfortable bed. Breakfast is not free if you book through Hotwire and Priceline, but it did not look very appealing anyway. It is just a very tired hotel in need of a complete...

Thank BlackWalder
Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an exceptional experience for our guests in the future. We offer highly discounted rates when booking online, and this is why...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Very comfortable place to stay for our one night stay. Only thing that keeps it from a 5 star rating is that for the cost, I am not sure why breakfast was not included. Otherwise, I highly recommend it.

Thank Revdarth
Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us! We offer very competitive rates online, which is why we do not include breakfast in those rates. There are numerous packages and options that you can choose from through several websites and choice hotels. You will not find better service, or a nicer property in the area at those prices!

Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

I don't know what's wrong with the people that are complaining about picky little things on here, they aren't staying at a luxury hotel. Clarion Inn is supposed to be the lower end of the choice Hotel chain, but, for the price, this is one of the nicest I have stayed in and I have stayed in over 100 hotel...

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Scott C, General Manager at Clarion Inn in Merrillville, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments! Our team strives to be the very best, and truly wishes to create a special experience for all our guests. We have some amazing rates published, and the amenities that we have, place us a notch above several higher priced locations. Our property is very unique from the other hotels in Merrillville and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarion Inn Merrillville offers unique lodge style accommodations in an ideal location just 35 minutes from the bustle of Chicago. Located just off I-65 at Exit 253, this hotel is the perfect place to stay while visiting the area's top attractions such as Star Plaza Theatre, Indiana Dunes, and Deep River Water Park. Business Travelers also appreciate the close proximity to the offices of BP, Ford, US Steel, and NiSource. This Clarion hotel offers unique amenities among Merrillville, IN hotels including an outdoor waterfall and pond, a heated indoor/outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Enjoy a delicious breakfast at the Courtyard Cafe, or get in a work out on the road at the fitness center. Guest Rooms are highlighted by flat-screen TVs with premium cable and a luxurious bedding package. With the Windy City just 40 miles away, this hotel is also convenient for a quick commute to Chicago where you can enjoy Millennium Park, Navy Pier, or Wrigley Field. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Inn in Merrillville

Address: 7850 Rhode Island St, Merrillville, IN 46410-5600
Region: United States > Indiana > Merrillville
Price Range: ₹ 5,624 - ₹ 10,019 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Inn in Merrillville 2.5*
Number of rooms: 112
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Also Known As:
Courtyard By Marriott Merrillville Hotel Merrillville
Courtyard Merrillville
Merrillville Courtyard
Merrillville Marriott
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Merrillville
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms facing rear of hotel have a view of a lake and gazebo. I enjoyed having a first-floor room.”
tpliska, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Had king room on ground floor. Easy to access and get luggage in.”
carlv664, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“west side rooms have nature walk and pond view, east side face highway.”
mike_phx, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you have mobility issues, be sure to book a room on the first floor. They only have stairs, no elevator available.”
FrugaliciousDiva, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Odd number side overlooks river. Far enough away from ice machine and lobby. Close to back stairs (no elevators)”
swede52497, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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