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Clarion Inn Dayton Airport
Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Englewood
Reviewed 18 June 2014

The hotel is tired looking or is going broke. Rooms are dull with little personality. Beds are comfortable and clean. Location is okay. A Skyline chili restaurant is close, 10-15 minute walk to the next nearest restaurant, waffle house and a McDonald's. Fitness room is tired. Within 10 minute drive to/from airport. Staff is courteous.

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled on business
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Reviewed 14 March 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for a week while attending a business conference. Very clean rooms and facilities. My favorite part was Humpty's, the bar/grill inside the hotel. The food was amazing and drinks were very affordable. A great way to wind down after a long day of slide shows and lectures. Huge pool also!

  • Stayed: August 2013
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TimMcDonaldGM, General Manager at Clarion Inn Dayton Airport, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2014

Dear Leah,

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel.

We very much appreciate and value your feedback and will share it with our team. Your survey responses will serve as encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services to provide an exceptional experience for our guests. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback.

Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we hope your next visit will be even more pleasant than the previous one.

Sincerely,

Tim McDonald
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Clarion Inn Dayton Airport
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Reviewed 2 March 2014

This hotel is a made-over holiday inn. I did review this hotel with the company, and they said they appreciated my feedback. There are few hotel choices near the Dayton, Ohio, airport. I stayed here to catch an early flight the next morning. The staff told me the remodeling was done, but my room had no pictures on the walls, only one bedside lamp (the room did not have enough lighting), the outlets seemed old and I worried about charging my laptop. The heater sent cool air out and was loud. (It was February.) Things seemed clean but the remodeling job was not well done. The only PLUS to this stay was the staff - kind, efficient, helpful. I can't comment about the restaurant or pool as I did not use them.

Stayed: February 2014, travelled solo
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TimMcDonaldGM, General Manager at Clarion Inn Dayton Airport, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2014

Dear Vickie,

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel.

On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an exceptional experience for our guests in the future.

I hope that you will consider staying with us again so that we can have another chance to provide you with a superior experience.

As for the remodel, I apologize for the lighting. We have a great number of the rooms complete but some lights were on backorder. We are suppose to have them in the next two weeks. They will be installed as soon as we have them and this should solve our lighting issue. Again, I am sorry your experience wasn't exceptional.

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Tim McDonald
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Clarion Inn Dayton Airport
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Reviewed 24 February 2014

Stayed one night just to go check out company 7 BBQ that's right by the hotel. The large pool was clean and had plenty of tables and chairs, and was heated I believe. No hot tub, but the pool is pretty big. The room was clean and up to date (244) It wasn't the greatest remodel job ever, but it worked enough to make the room feel freshened up. Comfy beds. The lobby bar is pretty big (humpty's I think?) and it seemed like all the locals came there. Sat night had a DJ and they did some karaoke. 3 beers on tap and plenty of bottles. Right off I70, can't miss it. Company 7 is a must have for dinner if you want to have some of the best BBQ you've ever had. The hotel shuttle will pretty much take you wherever you want to go if you ask them. I believe it's free from the airport. We opted for bob evans breakfast across the street.

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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TimMcDonaldGM, General Manager at Clarion Inn Dayton Airport, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2014

Dear Guest,

Thank you for taking the time to fill out our online survey with such positive feedback! I have shared your comments with my staff, and they join me in thanking you for your kind words. We take pride in our hotel and the services we provide and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay.

We are looking forward to providing you the same pleasant accommodations and service the next time you are in town.

Kind Regards,

Tim McDonald
General Manager
Clarion Inn Dayton Airport
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Reviewed 26 December 2013

Stayed one night there. The hotel is getting fixed up with new paint and carpet. Our room (349)was small , but adequate. When we first turned on the tv, it didn't work. The hdmi cable was removed from the wall plug. The cable was short, so I moved the tv close enough to the wall plug to insert. It worked fine after that, but as a customer shouldn't have to do that. The pool area and fitness area is really nice. The pool is one if the nicer ones you can have at a hotel. The provided breakfast was very minimal, and not equivalent to most Comfort Inns. There is a restaurant with a optional paying breakfast, but with Bob Evans and Perkins close by, I would think most customers would opt for them. I give it a average rating.

  • Stayed: December 2013, travelled with family
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TimMcDonaldGM, General Manager at Clarion Inn Dayton Airport, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2014

Dear Guest,
Thank you for taking time to complete our on line survey. I am sorry we didn't exceed your expectations during your stay with us. It is unfortunate your TV cable was not plugged in and your right, the customer should not have to do that.

I am happy however that you found our pool and fitness area really nice. We have the largest heated indoor pool of all Dayton hotels. I hope you will stop in again and give us another try. I look forward to your next visit.

Tim McDonald
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Reviewed 9 November 2013

Once again my stay was exactly as expected. Arrived late but still got food and although the breakfast choice was limited, the waitress managed to get me what I wanted. The hotel is about to get a much needed makeover and I look forward to visiting again when it's been completed.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled on business
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TimMcDonaldGM, General Manager at Clarion Inn Dayton Airport, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2014

Dear Guest,
Thank you for taking the time to do our online review. Your imput is appreciated and I will pass on your feed back to my staff. I am glad we were able to live up to your expectation and we made your stay a positive experience.

Thank you again for your comments.

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Tim McDonald
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Reviewed 14 October 2013

The hotel is definitely showing its age but reportedly there are improvements coming in the future.
The breakfasts were very good both mornings though not included in the hotel price. For some reason all the TVs in the public areas were tuned to Fox "News" and the default channel on the TV was, guess what, Fox "News" as well. I felt as though I was in a right wing indoctrination camp. Not sure if that is a Holiday Inn corporate mandate or a local decision.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
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TimMcDonaldGM, General Manager at Clarion Inn Dayton Airport, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2013

Dear Paul L,
Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. I am glad you found our location to be convenient. You are correct; we are making improvements all around the hotel. We are painting the exterior and all the interior corridors and doors will get a fresh look. All the guest rooms will have new wall coverings, bedding, art work, lighting and the bathrooms will all be redone. And yes, we do have Fox News as the default station on the televisions only because it falls in the middle of the channel guide. You can go either direction and find the station you like. I apologize for any inconvenience this caused. I hope to meet you on your next stay. Again, thank you for your review.
Sincerely,
Tim McDonald
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Address: 10 Rockridge Rd, St. Rt. 48 & I-70, Englewood, OH 45322-2710 (Formerly Holiday Inn Dayton Northwest)
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Region: United States > Ohio > Englewood
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Englewood
Price Range: £49 - £104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Inn Dayton Airport 2.5*
Number of rooms: 148
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Home to flight inventors, Wilbur & Orville Wright, discover the Birthplace of Aviation in a city where you will find much to explore! The sky is the limit at the National Aviation Hall of Fame, honoring innovators of flight. Take a history lesson at the National Museum of the United States Air Force, the oldest & largest military aviation museum in the world. View contemporary art exhibitions at the Dayton Visual Arts Center or stroll through the Dayton Art Institute for an assortment of collections & special exhibits. Other great things to do & see while in Dayton include The Schuster Performing Arts Center, the crown jewel for performing arts, The Greene shopping outside mall & the Dayton Dragons to enjoy Americas favorite past time. Wait--there is more to your visit to Dayton a great place to stay at the Clarion Inn - Dayton Airport! The Clarion Inn - Dayton Airport Englewood sits near the Cross Roads of America. Getting here is easy by land or air with Dayton International Airport (DAY) only 3 miles from the hotel & I-70 & I-75. Located in the northern suburb of Englewood our Clarion Inn is only minutes away from downtown Dayton; also conveniently located to other regional metro centers of Cincinnati, Columbus & Indianapolis. We look forward to seeing you at the Clarion Inn Dayton Airport Englewood! ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Dayton Northwest Hotel Englewood
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