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Tampa, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 7 June 2013

My brother in law recently passed away while staying there and the manager was asked to gather his belongings by his employer. Well almost everything he owned disappeared ie cell phone, cds, clothes etc . We have contacted police and attorneys and nobody wants to do anything about it . Untimely death and stealing from a dead person!!

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Thank Karen M
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
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80 reviews
35 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 May 2013

this motel is located in a perfect spot a lot of restaurants and shopping in the area, not to far from the airport, bricktown is just a few miles down the road, several things for kids nearby fun park and waterslides. I really enjoyed my stay, even though the weather got bad and several tornadoes touched down around the area,... More 

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Thank Ruth C
Duncan, Oklahoma
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28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Stayed there 4/19/13. Room was a double bed suite. The beds were VERY comfy and it was nice to have the suite area. Televisions were in both the suite and the bedroom (although they need to upgrade to a flat screen in the bedroom). The continental breakfast gave a great variety. The staff was really friendly. Very much worth the... More 

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Thank Paula M
Tulsa, Oklahoma
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 April 2013

I booked this hotel through priceline so I took my chances. However, from the pictures it looked like a decent place since it was just my husband staying there while working on a project for work locally. He arrived late on a saturday night and there were 30+ people loitering on one side of the hotel. His room was hard... More 

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1 Thank Shawna P
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53 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2013 via mobile

The beds are hard with cigarette burns and urine stains on the covers. And half size pillows. The shower heads put out very little water with low pressure. Only 3 plug in outlets with only 2working. Parking spots are limited and very small. Only 20% signal for the wifi connection. Called to see why they said "I don't know what... More 

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Thank jboyett
Kodak, Tennessee
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81 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2012

I am a truck driver and my truck broke down in Oklahoma city I found this hotel on the bullentin bd at the freightliner place as well as other after calling around I found the Magnuson to be the best rooms were clean and the staff was very friendly My wife who drives with me enjoy her stay they have... More 

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1 Thank berniemcgarry56
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2012

The Magnuson Hotel in Oklahoma City is likely the worst hotel I've ever stayed. For two days, I didn't have hot water, and for one day, I didn't have WiFi. There was an awkward smell in the rooms and lobby. The Magnuson bills itself as something better, but all I experienced was something worse.

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4 Thank Deserttraveler01
Waco, Texas
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41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2012

The price was good, but it should made us say "You get what you pay for.....kind of". We chose this hotel because it was on the same premises as the convention we were attending. It was convenient, but there were others in the area that were nicer. It was an outside access hotel, so didn't feel as safe as we... More 

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Thank BeckWilhite
Draper, Utah
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90 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Staff at the desk not very friendly nor knowledgeable and did not seem to care. They could not answer some simple questions and felt put out that I even asked them anything. Had an old smell to the place. Water was hot in the shower with half decent pressure coming out of the shower head. The bed was adequate, we... More 

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1 Thank RooneAlredge
Cara B, Manager at Magnuson Hotel and Meridian Convention Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, RooneAlredge. While we are an older hotel, we put comfort and customer service at the top of our priorities. We want to keep our property up to date, clean and comfortable. We apologize if this was not your experience, and hopefully we can correct these problems for the future. More 

Oklahoma City
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Stayed here last week, first and last.The lobby stank, the manager was very indifferent about my tax issue and could have cared less. Rooms looked like old outdoor rooms converted. Long halls to outside card keyed doors and of course mine wouldn't work late at nite, had to walk half way aroud building to get in. If your a Ok.... More 

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1 Thank Gene P
Cara B, Manager at Magnuson Hotel and Meridian Convention Center, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear about your tax situation. Unfortunately, when you prepay through an external site, there is no way of proving your Tax Status at time of purchase. The only way you are able to get your tax deduction is by making your reservation through the Hotel and paying at check-in. We would be happy to have you... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Complimentary full hot breakfast buffet daily. Manager's Reception Mon-Thurs 5:30pm-7pm featuring hot and cold hors d'oeuvres and beverages. 30,000 square feet of convention space. Just minutes from State Fair Park, Bricktown and all area attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnuson Hotel and Meridian Convention Center

Address: 737 S Meridian Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73108 (Formerly Clarion Meridian Hotel & Convention Center)
Region: United States > Oklahoma > Oklahoma City
Price Range: RM321 - RM397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Magnuson Hotel and Meridian Convention Center 3*
Number of rooms: 312
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Also Known As:
Magnuson Hotel And Meridian Oklahoma City
Clarion Hotel Oklahoma City
Clarion Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City Clarion
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“pick a room to the east side of the bldg. especially during summer, the west side gets too much sun and hard to keep cool.”
 of 5 bubbles RuthC569, 20 May 2013 | Read review
“The rooms by the pool are great”
 of 5 bubbles berniemcgarry56, 7 Dec 2012 | Read review
“go across Merian to stay”
 of 5 bubbles GeneP908, 18 Sep 2012 | Read review
“Try another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Thomas2121, 20 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Don't rely on pictures from hotel's website as they are a misrepresentation.”
 of 5 bubbles softballmom944, 5 Jun 2012 | Read review
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