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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   720 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612
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  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Fresno, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The staff was nice. Looked decent on the outside, but the hotel was terrible inside. The halls smelled like smoke and dead fish. The room smelled like smoke. Most of the people we saw there appeared to be living there, not travelers. People knocking on doors at all hours. Lobby is closed after dark so you have to check in... More 

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boston
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This was by far the worst experience with a hotel I have ever had. The room was awful , there were cigarette burns on the bed covers, in a non smoking room, the bed sheets were stained , the room was extremely dirty where there were things from the previous occupants left . For 9 days they had only cleaned... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

1- Rooms stink 2- Bed burn from cigarettes buds. 3- Microwave explode firs nigth 4- bugs in bathroom and microwave. 5- Carpet wasn't clean 6- they say "Free breakfast" bit really is a cup cake and a coffe 7- bathrooms look dirty DON'T STAY HERE!!!!!!

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Rockledge, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Staff smokes right out side the front door. Non smoking room smelt of smoke. Bugs in bathroom. Room was not quite you could here everything, from people in the hall to the ice maker. The breakfast was minimal at best. We have a student at the college near by, safe to say when we visit we will NOT stay here... More 

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Additional Information about Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens

Address: 720 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612
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Location: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens 2*
Number of rooms: 68
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