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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Tampa North/Busch Gardens

2.0 of 5
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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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

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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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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Tampa, Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

My family booked this hotel room the night before my mothers breast cancer surgery. In an already stressful time we come to a hotel room that was absolutely horrible. There were people hanging out the window out front smoking literately half way out the window. We Got the vibe most of these people were living here. We requested a cot... More 

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