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Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - South Tampa / Airport

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Ranked #64 of 159 Hotels in Tampa
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First let me start off by saying, we travel on a average of twice a year, and have done plenty of travel. From all-inclusive 4 stars resorts to one night stops in Howard Johnsons. We usually do a family trip around April and our anniversary trip every year on June. This year we decided to switch it around, and took... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel room was clean. Located near many stores and restaurants. Did not get very cool in the room. The pool was nice, but hot, but you are in Florida. The staff was friendly, and the breakfast was good. Overall an ok stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Place was clean and comfortable. Staff was friendly. Over all good place to stay. Only problem was housekeeping. They didn't vacuum so there was sand in the room from our day at the beach and we didn't get clean towels. Called the resorption and guy brought clean fresh towels up, over all a good place to stay.. Breakfast was ok... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hospitality Staff was the best. Facility was clean and friendly. Felt fine the whole time we stayed here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can't beat the price for the accommodations that you are getting near TPA. Just make sure that you plug in all of the appliances in your room. You wouldn't think a refrigerator wouldn't have that done, but food went bad because the unit was unplugged, as was the microwave and coffeepot.

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HappyHojo_STampa, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - South Tampa / Airport, responded to this review

Dear Rachel C, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are so happy to hear that you were satisfied with the accommodations here at our hotel! We are sorry for the inconvenience of the appliances not being plugged in. That is not a normal occurrence, and I will be sure to share this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for just one day but were extremely happy with the room. We requested a smoking room and it didn't smell overly bad. We also had a kitchenette in the room which was surprising. Great location.

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HappyHojo_STampa, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - South Tampa / Airport, responded to this review

Dear Lsam2009, Thank you for taking the time out to review your recent stay with us! We appreciate such positive feedback, and are so happy to hear that you enjoyed our hotel! Your review was delightful to read, and I will be sure to share it with the rest of our staff . We hope to be your hotel of... More 

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