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Gladys
Reviewed 20 October 2014

My wife and I stayed here on a pleasure trip out west. We were on the way home and decided to stay at the motel-hotel. We were welcomed and upgraded to the executive wing. The staff was very friendly. The room was clean and comfortable. The breakfast the next morning was great. the food was perfect and the ladies serving...

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Reviewed 20 October 2014

We stayed here Saturday, Oct 18th. There was a SEVERAL hour delay in our check-in. We were told that a football team was staying in the hotel and wasn't checking out until 5 and not to expect to check in before 6pm. The indoor pool wad FRIGID! We were finally able to check in at 7:30 pm. Unacceptable! Multiple traveling...

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Bartlett, Tennessee
Reviewed 11 September 2014

My Wife and I had a tight schedule for our Friday night. We went to Tunica MS to see Ron White (wonderful). Then left there to head to Knoxville to see my Son and to see the VOLS (Go Big Orange!) play Arkansas State. We decided to stop in Cookeville as it was a 2/3rds of the way there place...

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William M, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Sounds like you had a tough night! Wish you would have called the front desk so security could take care of the problem! We have a great hotel with clean affordable rooms and a very good staff! I apologize that a guest of the hotel ruined your stay. I hope that...

Jackson, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 4 September 2014

We booked 2 rooms for our family. Both were very clean and affordable. The pool was awesome and the kids loved it. The beds were nice, rooms were spacious. The breakfast buffet was delicious. Yes, the hotel is a little dated but that was okay with us. The only negative was that there was only one person at the front...

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William M, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! We work hard to assist our valued guests in having positive experiences here! William, GM

Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Very convenient to the Interstate and to "Restaurant Row." The place is clean, reasonably priced and the beds are comfortable. Every member of the staff has been friendly, courteous and helpful. All team members seem genuinely interested in making one's stay an enjoyable experience. Smiling faces on everyone from housekeeping, maintenance, desk clerks and upper management. Even the manager at...

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William M, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Thanks for the compliments and letting the Clarion team know that we our reaching our goal to provide a clean room and excellent customer service! William, GM

Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 24 August 2014

The front desk staff here was very friendly, especially the woman who appeared to be a manager. the room was clean, which was all we were looking for - so long as the room, beds, fridge and bathroom are clean, I'm fine. we did not use the pool, as my son won't swim in a pool that is less than...

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William M, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Its great to hear about our valued guests experiences! It was great to have you, we look forward to your staying again! William, GM

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 10 August 2014

I've stayed at a few other hotels in Cookeville and on my list, I put this hotel in the lower third for the places I've stayed at in Cookeville. Positives 1. Near the interstate. 2. Indoor outdoor pool. 3 Restaurant and "game" room in the lobby. Considerations 1. The hotel is sort of awkward to get into and out of...

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William M, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Our hotel may not be perfect but it is clean and we provide excellent customer service! Its definitely the best value in Cookeville! William, GM

Dandridge, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Clean and nice Room, very comfortable beds, down pillows, I was quite pleased overall. It's not a brand new hotel, so don't expect a New York high rise. Good parking, great location near all the restaurants. Free WIFI. The pool is actually indoor and outdoor, but only goes to 4 feet deep (mostly a pool for the kids with a...

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William M, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! My staff and I work hard to make certain our valued customers receive clean rooms and excellent service! William, GM

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 31 July 2014

This location was wonderful. Clean Rooms, great price! I loved that there was a bar ajoined to the lobby. The food was wonderfull also! Myself and my work crew enjoyed the stay. Our guys enjoyed the pool and the computer room that was available. I can't rave on enough about the staff here. I would recommend this hotel for any...

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William M, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Its always great to hear positive feedback! It lets us know that we are accomplishing the goals we have set! We work and train hard to provide clean rooms with excellent customer service!

Reviewed 14 July 2014

Clean room, great staff. Very polite and accommodating. We enjoyed being very close to the pool. Pool and whirlpool very clean. The food in bar was wonderful and the staff! Breakfast bar the next morning was terrific! The bacon is to die for! Trust us one of us is picking about bacon. We plan on doing this again soon!

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William M, General Manager at Clarion Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review! I am happy to hear your Birthday went well! Yes breakfast is wonderful, bacon is one of my favorites also! William, GM

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Clarion Inn

Address: 970 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-4018 (Formerly Garden Hotel)
Region: United States > Tennessee > Cookeville
Price Range: $83 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 146
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Cookeville Clarion
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“Ask for a first floor, main lobby access room!”
 of 5 bubbles , 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay in the Executive area of this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles pattyb1234, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Choose rooms on the inside of the hotel. I stayed in the room outside and there was a cold wind even with the heater on.”
 of 5 bubbles Rachelvit, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The indoor rooms are better during rainy or cold weather.”
 of 5 bubbles 29zeket, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else.”
  • More burn holes in blanks on bed. How many holes before they replace this.
  • old blankets
  • dust and dirt on carpet
  • More burn holes in blanket on bed.
  • 70's size toilet
  • 6 inch hole in hallway carpet
  • Burns on bathtub
  • Peeling wallpaper
 of 5 bubbles Paolobonelli, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
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