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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lehighton (Jim Thorpe), PA

3.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

Was heading home with two young girls and the pool was a Godsend for me as it kept them busy and happy!

We booked this hotel because my family was headed white water rafting early the next morning. The hotel was clean including the rooms. Rooms were spacious and included a microwave and refrigerator. There was a continental breakfast with plenty to choice from.

We needed a place to stay close to Penn's Peak and this was about as close as we found. We chose this hotel because of its location and reviews. The front desk staff was helpful regarding directions and places to eat. They had nice amenities in the room (even Green Tea) and free cookies (delicious) at the front desk, as well as coffee and tea in the lobby. The free breakfast was ok, with hot and cold choices.

Staff answered all our questions. Gave us information on finding local attraction. Suggested a near by restaurant that we enjoyed very much.

Good experience no problems. Room was clean and everything worked.

Very clean, well maintained, welcoming place in the middle of nowhere. Not sure what else to say. :)

What a fabulous time we had. Took a road trip to see the Festival of Lights in the little town of Lehighton. This hotel was closet to our destinations, so we booked two rooms overnight. The front desk staff were very professional, Helpful, and courteous. The rooms were immaculate and comfortable. The hotel pool and hot tub in were very tempting, but we didn't have our suits. Will definitely stay here again.

This hotel was superb. The beds were extremely comfortable. I got to relax at the pool before heading out for the night. Appreciated the late night condiments (hot tea & cookie). We totally enjoyed the breakfast, great selection of foods. We will definitely be back.

The location is nice (easy to find). Not too far from Jim Thorpe. Hotel is clean, our room was clean and the beds are super comfy :) We had a nice breakfast (lots to pick from) My only complaint would be the hall way noise at night :(

a very comfortable place to stay. The bed was great. TV needs updating. Location is perfect if your getting on the turnpike when you leave but it is a little difficult to go away from the turnpike.

We were booked In a smoking room even though we requested a non-smoking room. The booking was not clear that it was a smoking room and we could not get switched to non smoking. We had to check out immediately and find another room.

Stayed there 2 nights for a snowboarding trip. The hotel seemed family owned and was very unfriendly. The "manager" on duty was very curt. She looked very young and was no where to be found when needed. Pool was not very clean. Room service was bad. I had issues with my reservations and the manager was not very understanding. I went up there 2 weeks after with 4 other couples and stayed at the Hampton. unworthy to be part of the Radisson chain !

When we checked in, we were supposed to be on the same floor as everyone else that we were with in our group. Strike 1 in my book. Than they told us that we would be in a handicap accessible room, no offense but we are not handicap and the shower was extremely hard to get a shower especially for my husband who is 6 foot 5. Strike 2. The breakfast in the morning had to have been the worst food that I have ever eaten in any hotel before, food that should have been hot was cold. Strike 3. The only good thing was that the beds were comfortable. I will never stay at this place again.

The most important part of this hotel is its proximity to Whitewater rafting and the scenic surroundings. The stay was pretty comfortable with decent breakfast. Overall our family had great fun.

Positive stay. Hot breakfast in morning had nice choices. Room was clean and spacious. Location was convenient to the Poconos whitewater rafting.

The family went on a whitewater rafting trip and we needed a hotel to stay over. This hotel was conveniently located to the rafting site and easy to get back onto the highway to come home. Room was fine. Breakfast was a dud.

my family and i enjoyed this stay very much i will be staying here again the next time up there!

Pretty much everything I expected from a hotel of this sort. The breakfast was free....and worth every penny. Located close to Jim Thorpe, PA, which is a gem of a town. If I had known better, I would have looked for one of the many B&Bs in Jim Thorpe.

Stayed here the night before a nearby local triathlon. Hotel was at capacity with racers and their loved ones, and the staff did a fabulous job of accommodating everyone's needs. As an example, since the race was very early, the hotel moved up the start of breakfast from its usual 7 am to 5 am. Plan on staying here next year for the same weekend!

Always stay at this hotel when we visit Penns Peak. Swimming pool and hot tub. No special perks but it is always nice to get away. Price may be a bit much for a room with cracked tile floors in the bathroom and nothing extra in the room. Rates are significantly higher with a room that has a soaking tub

1619 Interchange Rd Lehighton PA

Hotel highlights

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Indoor pool

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lehighton (Jim Thorpe), PA places you within a 15-minute drive of popular attractions such as Asa Packer Mansion Museum and Mauch Chunk Opera House. This 63-room, 3-star hotel has free breakfast, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Mauch Chunk Museum is also within a 15-minute drive.


Dining

Free buffet breakfast is included with your stay.


Rooms

All 63 air-conditioned rooms provide microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. 32-inch flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and down comforters, and bathrooms offer hair dryers. Free weekday newspapers, free local calls, and ironing boards are also standard.


Property features

Guests of Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lehighton (Jim Thorpe), PA have access to an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. Free parking is available if you drive. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help secure valuables, and answer any questions about the accommodations. Additional amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a meeting room, and a business center.

Room options

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Queen 2 | Sleeps 5

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

King 1 | Sleeps 4

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

King 1 | Sleeps 4

Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (1 Bedroom)

King 1 | Sleeps 5

Guest reviews for Country Inn & Suites By Carlson

Everyone (5) Couples (15) Family (7) Friends (2) Other (1)
5

very friendly staff, great amenities!

Everyone

Was heading home with two young girls and the pool was a Godsend for me as it kept them busy and happy!

By , from Rhode Island on Aug 31, 2017

Review comment responded on Sep 8, 2017

We can't thank you enough for your five star rating.Thank you so much for your kind comments and review regarding your most recent stay with us. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our convenient location and accommodations. We greatly appreciate that you've taken the time to tell us what a wonderful impression our staff made with their efforts to make you feel comfortable.Thank you so much for you recommendation,we are all looking forward to your next visit and hope it will be just as enjoyable.

4

clean and spacious

Everyone

We booked this hotel because my family was headed white water rafting early the next morning. The hotel was clean including the rooms. Rooms were spacious and included a microwave and refrigerator. There was a continental breakfast with plenty to choice from.

By , from NJ on Aug 28, 2017

Review comment responded on Sep 2, 2017

We are so glad to know that you had a great time with us and thank you so much for appreciating our efforts of providing you with clean and comfortable accommodations. We are most happy to learn that majority of our amenities lived up to your expectation.We would love to have you back and we do hope to see you again soon. Thank you so much for your business and have great day ahead.

4

pleasant surprise

Everyone

We needed a place to stay close to Penn's Peak and this was about as close as we found. We chose this hotel because of its location and reviews. The front desk staff was helpful regarding directions and places to eat. They had nice amenities in the room (even Green Tea) and free cookies (delicious) at the front desk, as well as coffee and tea in the lobby. The free breakfast was ok, with hot and cold choices.

By , from Northeast PA on Nov 17, 2016

Review comment responded on Dec 13, 2016

Dear Lynn, Thank you for choosing to stay here at our hotel. I am glad that you were pleased with the accommodation you received from our team. We will do our best to make your next visit a better experience. Kind regards.

4

easy to find from major highway.

Everyone

Staff answered all our questions. Gave us information on finding local attraction. Suggested a near by restaurant that we enjoyed very much.

By , from PA on Oct 30, 2016

Review comment responded on Nov 8, 2016

Dear Ronnie, Thank you for staying in our hotel and for sharing with us your review following your visit. Please do not hesitate to call the attention of our front desk staff for your concerns on your next visit, they will send someone from the team to rectify issue/s and make sure you will enjoy your next visit. Thank you for choosing to stay here with us.

5

nice hotel for leighton , pa.

Everyone

Good experience no problems. Room was clean and everything worked.

By on Aug 10, 2016

Review comment responded on Aug 20, 2016

Thank you for your feedback and kind words regarding the five star service and accommodations that you received during your most recent stay with us! We look forward to the next!

4

new, clean, well-maintained hotel in the middle of nowhere

Couples

Very clean, well maintained, welcoming place in the middle of nowhere. Not sure what else to say. :)

By on May 26, 2015

5

lehighton country inn and suites

GetawayWithFriends

What a fabulous time we had. Took a road trip to see the Festival of Lights in the little town of Lehighton. This hotel was closet to our destinations, so we booked two rooms overnight. The front desk staff were very professional, Helpful, and courteous. The rooms were immaculate and comfortable. The hotel pool and hot tub in were very tempting, but we didn't have our suits. Will definitely stay here again.

By on Dec 2, 2014

4

relaxing fall weekend

Couples

This hotel was superb. The beds were extremely comfortable. I got to relax at the pool before heading out for the night. Appreciated the late night condiments (hot tea & cookie). We totally enjoyed the breakfast, great selection of foods. We will definitely be back.

By on Nov 4, 2013

3

nice

Couples

The location is nice (easy to find). Not too far from Jim Thorpe. Hotel is clean, our room was clean and the beds are super comfy :) We had a nice breakfast (lots to pick from) My only complaint would be the hall way noise at night :(

By on Oct 24, 2013

3

a good place to stay

Singles

a very comfortable place to stay. The bed was great. TV needs updating. Location is perfect if your getting on the turnpike when you leave but it is a little difficult to go away from the turnpike.

By on Sep 3, 2013