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Comfort Inn Riverfront - Harrisburg

525 South Front Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States, 17104  show map
 3 stars
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Comfort Inn Riverfront - Harrisburg

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Meeting facilities

Business centre

Overview

Comfort Inn Riverfront is set in a tourist area, 15 minutes' walk of Downtown Harrisburg. Comfort Inn Riverfront has welcomed guests in Harrisburg since 1974.

Guests can easily reach Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, which is about 3.4 km away. Comfort Inn Riverfront is within about 30 minutes' walk of the center of Harrisburg.

The hotel is situated near a college and a museum.

The property enjoys a central location within a 20-minute drive to Harrisburg International airport.

Rooms

Comfort Inn Riverfront provides rooms equipped with cable TV with on-demand movies, a microwave, a work area, a DVD player and a telephone. For a comfortable stay, these modern rooms offer bathrooms with a tub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A hot breakfast is served in Comfort Inn Riverfront, invigorating guests for cycling and fishing. The restaurant menu features Indian dishes. Guests can eat at Passage To India and El Sol Mexican Restaurant, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

The hotel offers a business centre and a meeting room together with multilingual staff.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   115.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning

Business

  • Business centre

Children

  • Cots
  • Game room

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • BBQ facilities

Room features

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • HBO available
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

525 South Front Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States, 17104

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Airports
Restaurants
  • Passage To India (cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian)
    200 ft
  • Dodge City USA Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    1700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    115

Rooms and availability

Comfort Inn Riverfront photos Room
Guest Room
  • Room size:

    230 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Double size sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Comfort Inn Riverfront photos Room
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Double size sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Queen Room Mobility accessible
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Accessible Non-Smoking Room with One Queen Bed

Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

1 King Bed Nonsmoking - flat screen television, ironing facilities, smoking policy - non-smoking available, microwave, Breakfast, refrigerator, internet access - wireless (complimentary), satellite/cable TV, internet access - LAN (complimentary), air conditioning

Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Economy Room

Comfort Inn Riverfront Location

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Local attractions

  • Fort Hunter Mansion and Park6.3 mi
    5300 N Front St
  • Giant Center11.2 mi
    550 E Hershey Park Dr
  • Hersheypark Stadium 11.7 mi
    100 W Hershey Park Dr
  • Indian Echo Caverns8.4 mi
    368 Middletown Rd
  • Hershey's Chocolate World11.5 mi
    251 Park Boulevard, Hershey

Restaurants nearby

  • Passage To India200 ft

    Address: 525 S Front St
    Phone: 717-233-1202

    75% likes this, based on 115 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 22

  • Bricco2100 ft

    Address: 31 S 3rd St
    Phone: 717-724-0222

    71% likes this, based on 150 reviews
    Price Range: USD 32 - USD 32

  • Raspberries Bistro2400 ft

    Address: 1 N 2nd St
    Phone: 717-237-6419

    66% likes this, based on 57 reviews
    Cuisine: American, French
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

  • Dodge City USA Restaurant1700 ft

    Address: 1037 Paxton St
    Phone: 717-236-2719

    65% likes this, based on 131 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 21

  • El Sol Mexican Restaurant2300 ft

    Address: 18 S 3rd St
    Phone: 717-901-5050

    77% likes this, based on 103 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican
    Price Range: USD 32 - USD 32

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    115

Comfort Inn Riverfront Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Comfort Inn Riverfront

6.4
GoodBased on139 reviews

Guest reviews

  • 4.6

    A/C was not functioning in a number of 2nd floor rooms and could not be fixed - we were at least able to swap rooms but this meant waiting first for the engineer and then moving our luggage to another floor losing significant time we'd planned for sight seeing. The wifi connection was very spotty - essentially unusable. Although the hotel is downtown, I would not recommend especially to solo female travelers to go out in the immediate vicinity of the hotel after dark. For the quality of the amenities and state of the rooms this is very overpriced compared with other downtown hotels.

  • 5.0

    Close to river, downtown big pluses

    Holy cow, hot as hell in the hallways And no elevator, what's up with that

  • 5.0

    The rooms were clean and cool. The breakfast attendant was pleasant. The location was great.

    There was no air conditioning in any of the common areas. It was 90 degrees outside and inside. No mention of the lack of air conditioning was made on their website, nor by the staff at the hotel. No mention at all. It was unbelievably unpleasant. Everyone was sweating profusely. If I were the owner of the hotel, out of courtesy to my guests, I would have made them aware on my website, that the A/C was not working. At the hotel, I would have displayed a sign, apologizing for the conditions, letting guests know it was being worked on. I would have placed bins of complimentary, chilled, bottled water, in the common areas, for my guests. Pool hours would be extended. And, I certainly would have reduced my rates, temporarily, until the AC was in full service. My staff would have been trained to professionally address and communicate regarding the issue instead of totally avoiding it, as if the problem did not exist. I understand bad circumstances happen. I have owned a business. I get it! BUT, what I DO NOT understand, is an owner, TOTALLY ignoring his guests satisfaction, and still charging full price.This was handled very poorly. I will not be staying at this particular Comfort Inn, again.

  • 8.2

    The lady who checked us in, Anita was extremely helpful and pleasant. The room was clean. The pool was great. Windows kept out all but the loudest noise (train whistles). The Susquehanna river was just behind the hotel and a beautiful view. We loved the train bridges.

    The breakfast room was so HOT, you couldn't enjoy the food. The room was small for 4 (2 double beds took up most of the room), and no table.

  • 7.4

    Very clean

    Closed the pool for rain

  • 7.4

    Nice staff, friendly and did a great job.

    NO air in the hall ways. No elevator. Pool closed at 8:00 PM WHY so early?

  • 7.8

    We liked the fluffy pillows. We liked the closeness to the river.

    You need an exhaust fan in the bathroom.

  • 4.2

    The view was nice

    No elevator and staff no friendly plus reward program not accommadating

  • 9.6

    The breakfast was very good for the price. The room, bed and bath were good also.

    I had to get new entry cards twice in four days. Would have liked a list of accessible restaurants and malls.

  • 4.2

    The staff was friendly and accommodating. The continental breakfast was good.

    Their website didn't mention the fact that there was not central air in the building. I was there during 3 hot days in July and the hotel was ridiculously hot. The hallways, lobby, and eating area were extremely uncomfortable. I stayed for 3 nights and had to change rooms twice during that time. I had to change rooms the first time due to a terrible musty odor in the first room. The smell was unbearable. The second time I had to change rooms because the individual air conditioning unit in the room stopped working. I was extremely disappointed. The hotel needed many, many updates. The staff was friendly and when questioned about the conditions at the hotel, they each had some not so very nice things to say about the owner of the hotel.

  • 8.2

    + surprisingly "extensive" breakfast + parking + flexible check-in / check-out times

    - not new in general - the AC smelled funny

  • 10.0

    I was glad to take my dogs with me, and having the appliances made it easier.

    The air conditioning throughout the motel was not working properly.Staff had fans in diningroom,but it was still hot.

  • 8.2

    The front desk staff in particular were very friendly and helpful. The room staff was also very polite and efficient.

    The air conditioning in the pubic areas was completely missing. After showering in the morning and going to breakfast you simply perspired so much you felt like you needed to return to your room for another shower.

  • 10.0

    Everything

  • 6.6

    Service staff was very nice.

    No air conditioning in hallways or lobby. They had fans set up in halls and breakfast area but you could see people sweating. Also has to replace our room key over 8 times because it wouldn't work when we returned to the room.

How to reach hotel

hotel Comfort Inn Riverfront - Harrisburg Harrisburg location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

525 South Front Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States, 17104

Get directions
Airports
Restaurants
  • Passage To India (cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian)
    200 ft
  • Dodge City USA Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    1700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    115