The Comfort Inn Riverfront, situated in downtown Harrisburg, PA, is located 10 minutes away by car from Strawberry Square.
This hotel is pet friendly, allowing both dogs and cats for $25 per night. This hotel is also smoke free. There are two floors with 115 rooms.
Each room features free Wi-Fi, cable TV (with HBO, free movie channels and ESPN), air conditioning, a phone with voicemail and wake-up calls available, a microwave, a mini-fridge, a coffeemaker, an ironing board with an iron, toiletries, a safe, a clock radio, a hair dryer and a desk. Rooms feature either a king bed, two queen beds, or two twin beds, depending on the room.
For free, guests at the Comfort Inn Riverfront are able to park on site. Guests are offered a free breakfast every morning from 6:30 am to 9:30 am.
For the guests' needs, there are smoking areas, a conference room, a concierge service, a 24-hour front desk, an ATM, a laundry service and facility, barbecue grills, business services, a business centre, an express check-out and a staff capable of speaking multiple languages. Also on site at the hotel, there is an outdoor pool, a picnic area, fishing, boat launching and a hiking and biking trail.
There is no on-site restaurant, but Passage to India is adjacent to the hotel, and the hotel's downtown location makes a variety of restaurants accessible within a 15-minute walk.
Some areas that guests may want to visit while they stay at the Comfort Inn Riverfront include the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts, which is 13 minutes away on foot or 3 minutes away by car, and Harrisburg's restaurant row, which is 17 minutes away by car. Metro Bank Park is 6 minutes away by car or a 20-minute walk from the hotel, while Hersheypark Stadium is 22 minutes away by car.
Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is 14 minutes away by car. (All transportation time estimates sourced from Google Maps)
In the recent reviews from 2013 sourced for this article, the vast majority of guests only had good things to say about the Comfort Inn Riverfront. It seems as if the hotel had recently made changes to improve itself greatly, as more recent reviews are much more positive than the older reviews made in 2011-12.
Many guests were very satisfied with the quality of the staff, the breakfast and the view from the windows from each room. They felt that the staff were very friendly, the breakfast had a variety of good food and that the view of the riverfront was relaxing.
A significant number of guests agreed that the value of the hotel was very good, and they praised the hotel's location.
Very few recent reviews, dated in 2013, had anything negative to say about the Comfort Inn Riverfront.
A handful of guests complained that the beds were too firm, and that this affected the quality of their sleep.
A small number of guests saw the decor as rundown, and in need of an update.
It should be noted that there is no elevator in this hotel.