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The Lafayette

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Perrysburg, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This historical hotel is on the Ohio River, and some rooms face the river. Each room has a unique decor. The sounds from adjacent rooms can carry. The Gunroom breakfast was delicious and very inexpensive. The staff is wonderful and quick witted. Plenty of hot water, no microwaves or refrigerators. Great view from penthouse roof deck.

Thank LennyV28
Diamond, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Concluded our southern swing camping trip with a paradigm shift and stayed indoors at the LaFayette Hotel, Room 304, which is a corner room boasting a balcony. Big fun to be relatively high to watch the river traffic, especially, the barges. Also, the hotel is pet friendly. Comfortable bed. Just a couple of problems. No coffee maker in the room,...

Thank Tricia47
Quaker City, Ohio
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 2 days midweek as a get-away. We had a river view/balcony room. The hotel is a beautiful century old building with replica furniture. The restaurant's food was terrific and the service was wonderful. Staff were cordial and helpful.

Thank Daryl W
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay at the Lafayette often and are never disappointed. Nice rooms, Roof Top bar with a view of the river! What more could you ask for? I booked one of the Cabin rooms this trip as I was traveling alone. Room was fine, but just an FYI, it would not be suitable for a Large Person. Bathroom is very...

1Thank cog62
Saint Joseph, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 days over the weekend. The hotel felt like it was 100 years ago. Little shelf space in the bathroom, wood floor elevator witch was very slow, window air conditioning and heating, but it was clean, had a king bed, large screen tv and good wifi. What more can you ask for. And, by the way, the...

Thank Jeff49085
Shepherdstown, West Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lafayette Hotel has been a fixture in Marietta, Ohio, for decades. Especially for the Baby-Boomer graduates of Marietta College, the hotel is a font of memories, and a defiant defender of the notion that you can go home again, because, in truth, little about the hotel has changed over the past 40-something years. Which is why folks such as...

1Thank LoafJugThouTree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you walk into the amazing lobby I was greeted by the most wonderful staff at the Front Desk. We spent time in the lobby sitting in the unique antique furniture and gazing at the grand piano. I spoke of the history of the furniture to one of the girls at the desk. She was very intrigued to hear about...

Thank History-Girl-NC
Okemos, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First problem was checking in. Maybe the desk clerk was on the phone with a customer, but we waited and waited for someone to appear. We called out. I went to the bar to see, if the person was helping out in there. When she finally emerged after about ten minutes, there were two more groups waiting to check in....

Thank Stategt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from an anniversary trip to Marietta. Loved this little town. Booked room 215, based on what I read in the reviews here. It was the most expensive room, like $160 for a Sat. night stay as it was a king size parlor, with balcony and river view. It was spacious, had cool furniture and a lot of...

Thank GerryUSA
Elizabeth, WV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not the first time I've been disappointed in a visit to The Lafayette. This time we booked a queen room through Expedia. The hotel would not honor the reservation, saying that Expedia overbooked them. This was blatantly untrue as they had queen rooms available at a higher price and offered us a full sized bed for the Expedia price. I...

1Thank ellenjellen

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Riverview Lounge
Riverview Lounge
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lafayette Hotel offers a delicate blend of the past and present. Decorated in exquisite Victorian riverboat era furnishing. Enjoy a great meal in the legendary Gunroom Restaurant or in the Riverview Lounge. Just outside awaits beautiful Marietta and all it's Museums & Downtown shops. A stay at the Lafayette is one of the surest ways to travel back in time, to an era when riverboats ruled the waterways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lafayette

Address: 101 Front St, Marietta, OH 45750-3124
Region: United States > Ohio > Marietta
Price Range: ₹ 4,008 - ₹ 43,051 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lafayette 3*
Number of rooms: 77
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Lafayette Hotel Marietta
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“Balcony parlor are the best.”
274darylw, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Our historic, corner room had a good view.Loud traffic noise at times.”
Stategt, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“River view is best”
lmh466, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one with a view”
EveSp, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“queen parlor or king parlor rooms are very nice”
armyguy62, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
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