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Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was on business to come to Philadelphia for a interview on February 28. The interview was at your hotel and I stayed with you on that day. The staff at the front desk was excellent very helpful and the interview was in the hotel and where to put my luggage to as well. They hotel was very nice. The...

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Evening. Thank you for taking the time to respond to our survey, your opinion is of great value to us. We are happy to know that the time you spent here at our property was time well spent. If you are back in the area we look forward to having you come stay with us again and hopefully we...

Throop, Pa
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

Stayed last night, 17 Feb on the tail end of a park and stay. Check in was a nightmare as it was extremely busy. The mgr. John Martinelli did an outstanding job in helping ease the frustration of guests checking in. He did everything from handing out free water to personally apologizing for circumstances that were ot his fault. I...

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Dave. Thank you for taking the time to respond to our survey, your opinion is of great value to us. We sincerely apologize for the delay in the check in process but truly appreciate your kind words about my food and beverage director John. We are happy to know that our staff does go above and beyond when...

Jenkintown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had an early flight on Tuesday morning so we stayed at the Clarion Monday night and parked for free for a week (Buy Reservation.com is the website to get this deal). Our room faced east so we saw and heard every jet taking off from the airport. We've stayed here before but our room faced west...

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Afternoon. I would like to apologize on behalf of myself and the Clarion Hotel for failing to meet your expectations on your recent stay with us. I assure that that we make every effort to meet the needs of our guests. I will review your feedback and share with the appropriate departments. Sincerely. Bobby Andrews

Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is old but the staff was very accommodating. The restaurant and bar was good as well. The front desk staff made sure we were well taking care of. The airport shuttle was right on time. If I fly into Philly again this will be my hotel of choice.

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Morning. Thank you for taking the time to respond to our survey, your opinion is of great value to us. We are happy to know that the time you spent here at our property was time well spent. If you are back in the area we look forward to having you come stay with us again and hopefully we...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I had to stay there one night no thanks to American Airlines cancelled flight The rooms were ok but the staffs were rude The dinner place although mentioned to be open till 11:30 PM was rudely told at 10:58 PM that it's not open The lobby is decent but the hallway had a odd smell Not sure if I will...

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Guest. I would like to apologize on behalf of myself and the Clarion Hotel for failing to meet your expectations on your recent stay with us. I assure that that we make every effort to meet the needs of our guests. I will review your feedback and share with the appropriate departments. Sincerely. Bobby Andrews

Elkton, Virginia
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The staff is wonderful! Mike checked us in and helped us when we had a minor glitch with the room, he was quick to respond and make it right. Robin was awesome and went above and beyond with accommodating us when we were running late for breakfast one morning. The breakfast was great. Robin also was awesome and very quick...

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Morning. Thank you for taking the time to respond to our survey, your opinion is of great value to us. We are happy to know that the time you spent here at our property was time well spent. If you are back in the area we look forward to having you come stay with us again and hopefully we...

Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Stranded in PHL for a night because of airline issues. They put us up here for a quick sleep before our rebooked early morning flight. Desk agent was polite, room was adequate for a sleep, and while obviously old, the hotel seemed to be in good shape and was clean. We left too early to sample the breakfast offerings, but...

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Guest. Thank you for taking the time to respond to our survey, your opinion is of great value to us. We are happy to know that the time you spent here at our property was time well spent. If you are back in the area we look forward to having you come stay with us again and hopefully...

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Got this place via a Priceline Express Deal offer, so the price was reasonable. I was able to check in early (around 1 PM). Was assigned a double-double on request, so I'm still not sure if all of the rooms are configured this way. My last review mentioned that it was attractive at first look, and that is still true....

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Steve. I would like to apologize on behalf of myself and the Clarion Hotel for failing to meet your expectations on your recent stay with us. I assure that that we make every effort to meet the needs of our guests. I will review your feedback and share with the appropriate departments. Sincerely. Bobby Andrews

Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Unfortunate overnight stay in PHL. AA put me here. Old Ramada now "Clarion". Shows it's age and heavy use. Staff friendly and obese. Perhaps a reflection of food quality in restaurant Had philly steak sandwich which was huge and quite good. Superficial improvements with wall paper and nice lobby. Room 538 was spartan. Appeared clean. No pubic hairs in bath😳...

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Bobby A, General Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Jonmun. Thank you for the review of our property. We have made great strides to upgrade the hotel with a beautiful renovation. Thank you for the kind words about our staff, as I do believe we do our best to provide supreme customer service to each of our guests. I agree with you, the quality of our food...

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I'm at this hotel now. I'm wearing 3 sweatshirts and 2 pairs of sweatpants because the heat doesn't work and they "do not stock blankets." The sink does not drain (see picture) and the room smells funny. The WiFi does not work

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Ron S, Front Office Manager at The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Please accept our apologies for not making your stay with us a pleasant one. We value your opinion and appreciate that you are taking the time to respond to our survey. This provides us with valuable information on where we have fallen short at ensuring that all our guests are safe, comfortable and pleased with our service and product. We...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With 14 shuttle/vans and 5+ consistently running around the clock. Timely arrival/departure from the PHL airport is our priority! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center

Address: 76 Industrial Highway, Essington, PA 19029-1001 (Formerly Ramada Philadelphia Airport)
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Essington
Price Range: £98 - £151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 297
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Also Known As:
Ramada Philadelphia Airport Hotel Essington
Ramada Hotel Philadelphia Airport
Ramada Hotel Essington
Essington Ramada
Ramada Essington
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“They have rooms that surround the indoor pool and then other rooms that are out of the way that are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 3776lam, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Use 3rd party sites for good deal on this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles AlexGottaTravel, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Check for Spiders Before Settling Into Your Room!”
  • Spiders Everywhere - Bad Pic but We Freaked Out & Ran!
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 of 5 bubbles BGHTravel_KN, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“worst room # 217”
 of 5 bubbles grtbpt, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Spare more time if you have to fly especially in the morning”
 of 5 bubbles Y1409PKmartinh, 26 May 2016 | Read review
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