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The Avalon Hotel and Conference Center

Expedia.comUS$ 80*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Erie, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

AC and heat don't work, kitchen is a filthy mess and the list can go on. Will never recommend or stay at this dump. Should be torn down and start all over. Such a shame this is located in the heart of our city.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did not stay at the Avalon but I did come for a bridal expo they were coordinating. We has RSVPd ahead of time (meaning they had my phone number and email) as well at joined the Facebook event. Having travelled 200+ miles, we arrived for the expo only to be told by the front desk staff that the expo...

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2Thank Julia Z
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pluses: * Convenient * Seems to be locally owned * Very nice front-desk staff * Large rooms * Very quiet * Reasonable rates * Clean Minuses: * No restaurant (had to Uber to eat). * Many days with no maid service, I typically had to ask to get fresh towels and sheets, and even that wasn't a guarantee. * No...

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1Thank elroys353
Windsor, ON
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My buddies and I have stayed here several times while in town for sports events. We tried it again this weekend. The place is going downhill... Good: - location. It's downtown, near most amenities. When it's actually busy downtown, you can park the car and walk everywhere. This is good. - price. For $70ish a night, you can't beat the...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We paid $84 per night for this hotel hence wasnt expecting too much. For location, this is the worst hotel we have ever stayed in. Rooms were dark and very uncomfortable. No access to elevators from the underground garage and had pull lift all the bags, stroller and my infant to get to elevators. Breakfast is horrible, skip it if...

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1Thank Nimsash
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This was the worst hotel to hold a conference. Our meeting rooms were less than 60 degrees. Some of our group had no hot water, the rooms did not get warm, clogged drains, room keys that kept locking you out...Lack of heat, no decent restaurant or bar, meeting rooms were terrible. It was the worst meeting place I've ever seen....

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1Thank Lisa G
Roaming Shores, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I understand that I paid around $70 per night for this hotel, so not much was to be expected. I won't list each and every thing that was awful about it, but some things are worth noting: My 7 year-old twins and I stayed in a two bed room on the 7th floor. If you are sensitive to mold, don't...

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1Thank Casi V
Ohio City, Ohio
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel on 1-27-2017. This is one of the worst hotels that I have stayed in. The service is terrible. We had to request a roll away bed 5 times. When we finally got it, the blankets were ripped. There was an area on the ceiling that had water damage. When I picked up the phone to...

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1Thank Jym F
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The first room I had...the tub was cracked, no plug in the drain, the comforters and sheets were dirty. Oh! And the toilet ran every 3 minutes (yes, I timed it). I requested a new room and after a brief explanation was given a new room. The second room...just as old and tired, but the tub was clean, toilet normal...

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State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This was the third time we stayed at the Avalon and we laughed about the fact that we were returning after having average at best experiences int he past. We figured it would be better since it was Monday night. Upon checking in, we were told there were only 3 reservations that night but they did not offer any upgrades....

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Avalon Hotel is, without exception, a luxurious conference quality hotel. Located in the heart of downtown Erie, our exquisite ballrooms & smaller private rooms will accommodate 20 to 1000 for showers, concerts, receptions, conventions, meetings & much more! Whether you are looking for a modern traditional wedding, daily meetings with custom menus or overnight accommodations the Avalon is the place to be. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Avalon Hotel and Conference Center

Address: 16 West 10th Street, Erie, PA 16501 (Formerly Hotel Pure Avalon)
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Erie
Price Range: ₹ 4,562 - ₹ 9,187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Avalon Hotel and Conference Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 187
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“Book somewhere else!”
Cruisingrace, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I call hotel directly.”
KayD11662, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pay the additional small amount for the superior room”
  • Note the damaged wall on the right.
  • Some rough spots, but overall an okay bathroom
coasterlink, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ok for a cheap place to sleep but not worth the $95 it cost; should be more like $75.”
edied2013, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“AVOID this hotel”
marb_11, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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