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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Location: Located in the city center, though relatively easy to reach by car. Even by train, since the train station is located within 2 minutes of walking distance. Lots of stores and restaurants in the area. And a parking garage for your right across the street. Look and feel: The hotel offers a wide, spacious and bright lobby. There is...

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FredrikLeek, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear FBert, I thank your for your good review and I´m very glad that you enjoyed your stay here at Clarion Hotel Plaza. We have just gone through a large renovation and we are happy with the outcome. :-) Regarding the showers they did try to put larger walls in but in some rooms they couldn´t fit unfortunately. I will...

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 10 September 2014

The hotel is nice enough and is located centrally, although most everything is central in this relatively small city. The rooms were big enough and in fairly good condition, both cleanliness and condition wise. The big issue with this hotel is that it has a central enclosed courtyard which all the interior rooms overlook so the noise from the restaurant,...

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FredrikLeek, Hotelldirektör at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Protraveler02, First of all, thank you very much for writing a review about us. The comments from our guests are important to us and we are absorbing all good or bad reviews. I am sorry you didn´t find our hotel as a good alternative while staying overnight in Karlstad. We did have a smaller problem with the ventilation system...

Haren, The Netherlands
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We were upgraded from a Superior to a DeLuxe room, because of the busloads of Chinese tourists that visit the hotel frequently (Karlstad lies about midway of Oslo and Stockholm). The DeLuxe rooms are bigger and more luxurious than we are used to, so we might be easily impressed. But it wouldn't take much effort to stay in that room...

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FredrikLeek, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Esquared61, Thanks for reviewing our hotel. I am very glad you enjoyed your room and our hotel. In the summertime (June until end of August) we some days have a lot of bus groups visiting us, some are Asian, some American and some European. During this period we always try to make the stay as comfortable as it can...

Gjovik, Norway
Reviewed 7 August 2014

A modern newly rehabilitated hotel in the heart of Karlstad. Had a deluxe room. Big, airy room with a good working aircondition. A very good bed and pillows. The room faced into a busy street, but this was not a problem due to the good insulated windows. The room also had a sleeping coach where we put the youngest one,...

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FredrikLeek, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear ElinGeir, I thank you very much for taking your time reviewing our hotel. I am very glad you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope we soon will have the pleasure of welcome you back again. I wish you a continued lovely summer! Best Regards, Fredrik

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Really nice staff, from the reception to the restaurant. But there was no air-conditon in our room that has a window that couldn't be opened. The shower lacked a curtain that would avoid the whole room to be wet. Pity,

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FredrikLeek, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Leona258, I thank you for taking your time to write a review about us on Tripadvisor. Our guests thoughts and comments are very important for us in our effort to continuously improve ourselves. We are sorry you found the room to hot and we can blame the lovely summer weather for this. As you probably know we have had...

Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2014

An old hotel, reasonable sized rooms, good location and a reasonable breakfast. Kettle but no tea or coffee in our room. BYO? Biggest problem was the terribly hot room, like trying to sleep in an oven - and the windows do not open. Grumpy terse man at reception, but perhaps he had a long day. OK for one night. (Only.)

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FredrikLeek, Hotelldirektör at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Down Under01, I thank you for your review. Your comments are very important for us and we are trying our best to make all our guests happy when staying at the hotel. The hotel has gone through a long renovation and finally all rooms are ready and we are very happy with the result. I will for sure check...

Vercorin
Reviewed 28 June 2014

Good location at the beginning of the pedestrian zone, no through traffic. Parking (pricey but the hotel picks up SEK 50 of the tab) just across the street. Hotel had a very good interior architect and the covered courtyard is great for having breakfast. We had a spacious (superior) room with big enough bathroom on the 4th floor. Bathroom has...

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FredrikLeek, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Eric D, I thank you very much for your review of our hotel. I´m glad you enjoyed your stay and even though you are from abroad I hope to one day get the pleasure to welcome you back to Karlstad again. I wish you a lovely summer! Your sincerely, Fredrik

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 10 June 2014

Clarion Hotel Plaza is a nice hotell, with a central location and good and personal service. Nice fitted and decorated rooms of good quality. The breakfast was very good breakfast. Smoth check out. Would like to return.

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FredrikLeek, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Christer F, We are happy to hear that you were satisfied with your stay here at Clarion Hotel Plaza. We are especially glad that you mention our personal service as a positive thing about your stay since that´s where we are aiming to be different from our competitors. We want to have the most personal employees with a passion...

Sweden
Reviewed 10 June 2014

We stayed at this hotell for one night with our one year old daughter. We were traveling through Sweden and wanted to rest and fresh´n up upon our next day. We stayed at the new renovated suite on the forth floor. The room was big with a seperate living room, 2 tv:s, a working area, a water cooker, coffee, te,...

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FredrikLeek, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear MunterDam, We thank you for your review and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay here at Clarion Hotel Plaza. Suite 450 is one of my favourite rooms so I understand you liked it there. :-) We hope to see you soon again in Karlstad and at our hote and until then I wish you a lovely summer!...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 30 May 2014

The hotel is right at the main train station, it doesn't look highly attractive but what a pleasant surprise, helpful friendly staff, the rooms are comfortable, plenty of electric plugs and a super Jacuzzi (also with plugs available), towels, sauna and the internet works throughout the hotel. The breakfast was most delicious with plenty of variety, more than expected. If...

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FredrikLeek, Hotelldirektör at Clarion Hotel Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Manya, I thank you for your positive review of our hotel and I´m glad we were a part of your visit in Sweden. I know we are pretty far away from South Africa but I warmly welcome you back to Karlstad and Clarion Hotel Plaza again in the future. Best Regards, Fredrik Leek, GM

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clarion Hotel Plaza is a full service hotel in the heart of Karlstad. The hotel has been under renovation 2013-14 and today it's the most modern hotel in the city with a brand new look. We offer 131 rooms and suites, 11 conference rooms, relax area with gym, jazuzzi and sauna and our popular restaurant - Kitchen & Table. Our fantastic staff dare to be different and will greet you with passion. It won't take long before you feel like home when staying with us. We wish you a warm welcome to Karlstad and to Clarion Hotel Plaza! Clarion Hotel(R) - Service with Passion ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel Plaza

Address: Vastra Torggatan 2, Karlstad 652 25, Sweden (Formerly Radisson SAS Plaza)
Region: Sweden > Varmland County > Karlstad
Price Range: $138 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clarion Hotel Plaza 4*
Number of rooms: 131
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Also Known As:
Radisson Karlstad
Karlstad Radisson
Clarion Hotel Karlstad
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Karlstad
#3 Business Hotel in Karlstad
#3 Romantic Hotel in Karlstad
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“I expect all rooms are good. The suite looked nice! (Peeked in while being cleaned)”
AnitaJonsson1975, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Any room is a good room”
HARI_2068, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms towards the courtyard as the windows cannot be opened there”
RolfS277, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“No one wants to see a dirty toilet, please tell housekeeping!”
191phyllisb, 28 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Only take a room that is on the outside of the hotel. Rooms overlooking the enclosed courtyard are too noisy.”
Protraveler02, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
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