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Solstice

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DuBois, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Now an Ascend Hotel...Slow check-in...Room not ready until 4:00 PM...Lady in front of us returned to desk to report a "filthy" 2 rooms with candy wrappers and band-aids on floor...hotel still under renovations...not done...construction workers around...room nicely done, but with construction dust still there...crisp sheets...nice bathroom...Small room with only one place to sit, the desk chair...quiet until 5:00 AM...noise in...

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Thank bilodeau2015
Reviewed 11 April 2017

First, there was construction and I was not contacted about the renovations and there was nothing on the website stating they were under construction. Second, I book hotels by if they have a pool and continental breakfasts because I have kids. There were neither due to construction. I complained to the clerk that night and next morning. They did nothing....

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Managementeam, Manager at Solstice, responded to this review

I really appreciate you taking the time to share your disappointment with your recent stay I am also sorry to hear that you will never consider staying with us again, as the renovations we are doing is to better satisfy and accommodate our guests and please know that your feedback is extremely important to me. I sincerely hope that if...

NW, PA, United States
Reviewed 5 November 2016

While the remodeling isn't complete, the lobby was still in drywall state, but the check in staff was excellent and the room was really just as good as any other 3 star hotel in the area. We weren't looking for any of the frills, but just a get away.

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Thank Myrle K
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Construction still not complete - I had thought it would be finished after reading other reviews - but no! Nowhere near as good as previous owners. Bath/shower handle awkward and loose and if you wanted shower all you get was part shower and running water into bath at same time. No guide for facilities in room. First day they had...

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Thank Neil S
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 September 2016

By the time I got around to booking there weren't many available rooms for the night of the company picnic. We needed three for our family and luckily we found them here. The front desk lady was very courteous and found us three rooms close together, and even provided pizza menus so we could order delivery after our late arrival....

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1Thank Wings1047
Rockwood
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Our room was fine. we understand construction and can put up with some inconveniences for improvements sake. The kids loved the pool. Breakfast was good and keep up with the demand. (Some kind of kids competition) was going on the weekend we visited. Only few inconveniences were, always low in towels. The desk clerk that was on duty when we...

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Thank Phyllis C
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The workers at the hotel were really courteous and helpful. The hotel was being renovated so there was a combination of the country decor and the more modern clean decor. Across the street from Splash Lagoon about a 15 minute drive to Lake Erie. Now on to other things..while the bathroom was a bit more spacious than hotels of this...

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Thank CrunchandMunch17
Cuy Falls Ohio
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Nice, clean, large room, comfortable beds, fridge and microwave all for a great price! Close to everything. The hotel was under a bit of construction while we were there but we were never bothered by it. Unfortunately we never made it down for the free breakfast but it looked lke there was a big selection of items .

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Thank tlmg60
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Stayed Sunday night because my husband, and I took our girls to the beach during the day. This hotel was previously a Country Inn (man, did I miss the warm peanut butter cookies at the front desk!). This hotel has hits and misses. Negatives: - I asked for a top floor. I got a 1st floor. - I asked to...

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Thank Mariena W
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

While the ongoing renovations detract from any impressive greeting or registration , our room was clean and nice. The single ice machine in the three story facility was broken the first night and our room had no towels. The staff was helpful getting both issues resolved quickly. We chose not to eat there due to the availability of quality food...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Solstice features an indoor pool and a fitness center. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. This family-friendly hotel also offers complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a fireplace in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Onsite self parking is complimentary. Solstice is a smoke-free property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Solstice

Address: 8040 Oliver Rd, Erie, PA 16509-4620 (Formerly Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Erie South)
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Erie
Price Range: ₹ 5,495 - ₹ 13,704 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Solstice 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Erie South Hotel Erie
Country Inn And Suites By Carlson Erie South
Country Inn Erie South
Erie Country Inn
Country Inn Suite Erie
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“I would recommend calling first to make sure the renovations are done. When I asked how long this was going on, they said a year!”
942wendib, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We liked the 1st floor. The pool was a few doors away and the little ones loved that and so did we.”
787phyllisc, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were on the 3rd floor near the elevator & vending machines_Quiet. 1st floor had extra padding under the carpeting.”
CrunchandMunch17, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I would not stay again”
mortaleffect, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Pick another hotel”
W3607HWrebeccaf, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
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