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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This Clarion is deceiving. They call it "Inn & Suites" but I have been in better hotels. This is a Motel. The rooms look alright on the inside with up to date painting but whoever they hired to paint the rooms did not pay attention to detail. Smear of paint in corners. This place use to be a Best Western... More 

Thank andyvance1
Auburn, Alabama
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Clean hotel, great staff. Convenient to the Auburn University campus. Also close to the grocery store. Comfortable and clean beds. Pet friendly. Good parking; Park right in front of your door if they put you in a room that's available to the parking.

Thank cns1993
Leesburg, Georgia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016

the location was great the staff was very friendly the rooms where clean and comfortable the breakfast was good will stay there every time I work in the Auburn area which is at least once a week. Tifanie checked me in both times I stayed and was very helpful and professional.

Thank trogers2016
Lafayette, Indiana
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I've stayed at the Clarion numerous times and have always come away satisfied. The hotel staff are great and very friendly.Further, though there may be other places to stay in Auburn, the Clarion is not far from the interstate which is convenient.

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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We needed a room for one night on an Auburn football weekend so rather than stay at the Microtel, which we knew was below average in quality, we decided to "upgrade" and pay twice as much to stay at the Clarion. First of all the Clarion is much more of a motel than hotel with drive up outside entrances to... More 

Thank SomersFam

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4 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The hotel is very centrally located to Auburn University. We were there to visit our college students and found the hotel more than adequate for a quick stay. The highlight of the stay at Clarion was the bed and pillows were the most comfortable I've found so far in any hotel.

Thank Barbara C
Greensboro, Georgia
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59 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

On the plus side, the staff was very friendly, free hot breakfast was quite good, beds were clean. On the downside, the place is in desperate need of an update with old chipped, stained furniture and carpet, most uncomfortable mattresses ever made. Location is ok. Would definitely not pay Gameday rates to stay here; well, or any rates for that... More 

Thank Mamaoj
Florida Keys, Florida
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37 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The Clarion in Auburn is a dog friendly motel and that is why we decided to stay there. We were traveling along I-85 to the Gulf Coast and found the motel using another pet friendly travel site. This motel was indeed dog friendly. However, if you don't need a dog friendly place, don't stay here. The place is in serious... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Sometimes I wish we could rate a hotel based on it's intended purpose instead of putting them all "head to head" on one scale. I was in Auburn for a night game and needed a place to sleep after the game. For that purpose, this place as perfect. Not quite close enough to walk to from the Stadium but just... More 

Thank LFFG
Birmingham, Alabama
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Stayed here for one night to help our daughter with Auburn functions. Our room was very clean. The furniture was a little worn, but I am sure the motel has heavy use during football season. I've paid much more for rooms at other motels in worse condition. The location is convenient to the campus and to a great variety of... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarion Inn & Suites University Center in Auburn, AL offers easy access to Auburn University and Jordan-Hare Stadium. This Auburn, Alabama hotel is also convenient to the Jules-Smith Art Museum and the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trails.Guests of the Clarion Inn University Center hotel are invited to relax in the outdoor pool, utilize the Business Center and work out in the exercise room. Boasting 9,000 square feet of conference space and one of the largest ballrooms in the area, there are 5 meeting rooms, with the hotel able to accommodate 400 people for banquets and 900 people for conferences. Additional amenities include: Free continental breakfast, Free wireless high-speed Internet access, Free coffee, All guest rooms offer a flat-screen television with cable, refrigerator, microwave, hair dryer, alarm clock, iron and ironing board. Some rooms feature a sofa sleeper. Its perfect location and convenient access to area attractions make the Clarion Inn & Suites University Center a great place for business and leisure travelers in the Auburn, AL area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Inn & Suites University Center

Address: 1577 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832 (Formerly Lexington Hotel University Convention Center)
Region: United States > Alabama > Auburn
Price Range: €68 - €127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Inn & Suites University Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 101
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Also Known As:
Lexington Hotel University Auburn
Best Western Auburn
Auburn Best Western
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Auburn
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“We had a pool side room but it was a Sunday night and there was no one at the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles barbaracM4202WT, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms on the inside facing the pool”
 of 5 bubbles Dville_juice, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“A Suite is a good choice.”
 of 5 bubbles wjackson2016, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from the pool. It gets loud at night”
 of 5 bubbles defore4735, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“back side has nothing around to make noise”
 of 5 bubbles femikeal, 16 May 2016 | Read review
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