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Howard Johnson Inn Tampa Ybor City

2.0 of 5
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2520 North 50th Street, I-4, Exit 3, Tampa, FL 33619
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Ranked #123 of 159 Hotels in Tampa
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I only stayed one day. Arrived at 8am and left at 11am next day. But the hotel was ok. We only paid $58 the night so didn't expect a Super hotel. The area is a little lonely, the pool was kind of dirty but room was clean, really calm environment, front rep. Was kind. For a day or two i... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Motel is run down, need a major face life. The carpets are dirty and there was paint coming off the walls. I wish I would have checked around more, cause I would not have stayed here. The hot water ran out quickly.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is not to bad for the money you pay to stay here. Old decor and a bit run down but is clean and the staff is very friendly and helpful. Being close to the highway makes it easy to get everywhere.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Where to start... Upon checkin we were given a room that was still being "cleaned". Apparently this does not involve removing the dead cockroach or blood stains from the bathroom. Our biggest mistake was to tough it out for the night. Drugs & prostitution are clearly being run out of the "long stay" rooms. Staff lives on site with multiple... More 

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tampahojo4, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Tampa Ybor City, responded to this review

Dear Guest we do apologize to you for the problems that occurred during your stay, please know that management is at work making correction to alleviate these problems so that all of our guests can have a enjoyable stay. we do hope that on your next visit to Tampa you will again make your reservation with us. Thank you and... More 

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