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Shokan, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have no complaints - not even minor ones. Pleasant check-in and check-out. The room was spotlessly clean and very quiet. Everything worked well, including the wifi. The bed and pillows were what seemed to be a little "better quality" than you usually find, making for a great night's rest. That's all we were looking for... Fine job !!!

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Davidson, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want people looking into your room at night, this is the place. They don't have curtains that close, only sheers. As a woman traveling alone I felt very uncomfortable and had to hide in the corner on the loveseat to not be seen by people walking by. I'm a Choice Hotel member and this was this worst I've...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a convenient, reasonably priced hotel near Princeton University. We were in town for a wedding and were looking for a place to crash after the wedding and this hotel did the trick. It is on a main road and is easy to find. We didn’t get to spend too much time at this hotel, but we thought it...

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Lynnfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the 295, we somehow found ourselves on 95 S when we wanted to go N. Not having important devices with us, like a map or a GPS, we had to get off the highway and figure out where we were and what was happening to this road and us on the road. Getting late, I decided not to go...

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Arrived very late and was made welcome by the staff. The room was spotlessly mclean, quiet and ready for me. The entrance did seem a little dated in style but comfortable and clean. Bed large and comfortable. Full facilities, very large tv. Bathroom spotless and a lovely cup of coffee available in the room. Breakfast was simple but adequate. Short...

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 1 night on a business trip. Staff was very welcoming and friendly. Rooms are a bit dated but clean and comfy. Nice breakfast buffet included. Close to malls and next door to Dunkin' Donuts! I would stay here again for business.

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Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 20 October 2016

90 percent of a person's perception of a hotel (at least for me) is service. The rooms are fine if slightly outdated (great tv though). The breakfast is more than adequate for the price. However the front desk acts like they are unhappy to have to check in a guest. I also never heard of a hotel shuttle that would...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is one of the more price-competitive hotels in the greater Princeton area. For that bargain price you get acceptable lodging. The rooms are a bit musty and definitely threadbare, but everything appeared clean (linens and bathroom) and there was adequate hot water, heating and cooling and so on. Breakfast is what you might expect at this price point, a...

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Lake George
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Right off busy rte1 along with many motel/hotel choices is the venerable Clarion/Palmer. I stay here for it's familiarity , price and proximity to the Princetonian Diner. You'll need it for breakfast. The 'continental' breakfast is from no continent I have ever visited. Everything else about the place is standard and practical. Well located for Preinceton affairs and easy access...

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MD
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed here for an event at Princeton U. Was only at the hotel for about 10 hours, so can't say what it would be like for an extended stay. The hotel is an older property and could probably stand some renovation. However, the room was clean, the bedding was clean and comfortable, and the TV was large and looked pretty...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The upscale Clarion Hotel Palmer Inn is conveniently located just two miles from Princeton Unversity. This Princeton, NJ hotel is near popular attractions like Six Flags Great Adventure theme park, Sun Bank Arena, Rider University and The College Of New Jersey. The hotel is next to Whole Foods Market, and across the street from Carnegie Center office complex. The award winning PURE RESTAURANT and LOUNGE is located through the hotel's lobby and features casual to fine dining, with celebrity chef-prepared sushi, along with steak and unique menu items. Our signature cocktails are a great way to enjoy a relaxing evening in the lounge. Over 12 domestic and imported beers are available on tap and served ICE COLD. Our breakfast buffet is by far the finest in the area, and it's INCLUDED at no additional charge! You'll enjoy high-speeed wireless internet access, and we have refrigerators and microwave ovens in EVERY ROOM. All amenities are included in your room rate. Why stay at other hotels that charge fees for every item you touch? HBO, ESPN, and over 40 other channels are available on flat screen Televisions. Shuttle service to Princeton University is available at no additional charge (call us for details on the shuttle availability). Call us today to make reservations with one of our friendly representatives! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel Palmer Inn

Address: 3499 US Highway 1, Princeton, NJ 08540-5925
Region: United States > New Jersey > Princeton
Price Range: £53 - £78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Hotel Palmer Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 105
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Clarion Hotel Palmer Princeton
Clarion Princeton
Princeton Clarion
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“Ask for a room looking into the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles JoF155, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back end of the property”
 of 5 bubbles paulieinBrooklyn, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make sure the room is non-smoking unless you smoke”
 of 5 bubbles Nichy777, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stay by the lobby where it migrant workers are not sleeping in the hallways”
 of 5 bubbles irenemI4123HC, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Stay on a lower level. Park by room hotel has several wings to it. Nice work out room”
 of 5 bubbles kenyam782, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
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