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Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - South Tampa / Airport

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3314 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33629
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Clearwater, Florida
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I hesitate to write a good review for this hotel because I don't want them to be booked the next time I stay there or for the prices to go up. But my conscience tells me that it wouldn't be fair not to let other people know about this little gem. I have stayed there several times and keep coming... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay there for two nights. Its a no fuss motel but Nice clean and very friendly staff. Clean pool !!! and good cleaning standard all other. Good for overnight stay with kids. Good Internet speed! We did not have breakfast.

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Debary
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

i stayed at this hotel for 1 week and after 3 days my coffee pot was not cleaned and my sheets were not changed. i spoke with the staff and Candice did a fantastic job of getting housekeeping to resolve the situation. had no other issues after that. great job Candice

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The hotel has been recently renovated, and it even has soft water! The gentleman who checked me in was courteous, friendly, efficient, and helpful. I was frankly expecting much less, having dealt with OTHER HoJos, where staff was uncooperative or downright surly. Not here. The lady who checked me out the next morning was of the same caliber, making my... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed in this Howard Johnson for a 4 day trip to Tampa. We payed 45$ a night with a small continental breakfast. Right on Dale Mabry the real center of Tampa. Take a renovated room!! There are lots of shops and restaurants around. The nearby stripclubs don't disturb. It is around 10-12 minutes to the airport. The Westshore Mall... More

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Address: 3314 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33629
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Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - South Tampa / Airport 2*
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We are the newly renovated Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites Tampa. We are the closest hotel to Macdill Air Force Base and also within 5 miles of Tampa International Airport, Downtown, Cruise Terminal, St. Pete Times, Forum, and Raymond James Stadium. We fully renovated our hotel including a brand new bedding package in 2009. We welcome all guests to come see the new Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites. ... more   less 
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