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Clarion Highlander Hotel and Conference Center

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible11%
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“nice pool”(7 reviews)
“waffles”(13 reviews)
“room was clean”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Highway robbery. That's the best I can describe it. The hotel is old, beds worse than cardboard, blanket with holes. I wouldn't go back for $125 a night but these rooms were $229 a night. A better sleep in your car.More

1  Thank puglover789
Response from Jeffrey H, General Manager at Clarion Highlander Hotel and Conference CenterResponded 14 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. 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...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016

This room is WAY to expensive for what it is. For 170 dollars a night I received wet towels, a broken door, flickering lights, a mattress spring shoved into my back, and poor service. Even if the service had been great, this place is a...More

1  Thank Anna S
Response from Jeffrey H, General Manager at Clarion Highlander Hotel and Conference CenterResponded 30 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. 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...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Room was small and not very clean. The pool room was disappointing to say the least. No free breakfast and staff didn't seem to care about anything, Not going back, found a different hotel down the road, AmericInn, much, much better.More

1  Thank lizsue1993
Response from Jeffrey H, General Manager at Clarion Highlander Hotel and Conference CenterResponded 19 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. 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...More

Reviewed 10 September 2016

This was a disappointing overnight - the hotel smelled funky, the room was very dark and outdated. Our room had a sliding door to the courtyard, the door wouldn't open and the courtyard grass was overgrown and it all seemed abandoned. The cost seemed more...More

1  Thank Megan B
Response from Jeffrey H, General Manager at Clarion Highlander Hotel and Conference CenterResponded 11 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. 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...More

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Traveling through Iowa on my way to Wyoming from Va. Found Clarion on TA and decided it looked good for the night. No issue making the res, check in quick and desk personnel courteous and informative. Exterior in need of some landscape Maint. I get...More

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Response from Jeffrey H, General Manager at Clarion Highlander Hotel and Conference CenterResponded 13 September 2016

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 65 - US$ 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$ 65 - US$ 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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sgorstein
10 November 2016|
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Response from Stephen M | Property representative |
we do shuttle to uihc(Hospital) not the U
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Jennifer K
29 August 2016|
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Unfortunately we do not Sorry
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cokatoIllinois
5 September 2015|
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20 minutes with football traffic but any other time 10 to 12 minutes
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