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Howard Johnson Waterloo/Cedar Falls

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3052 Marnie Ave, Waterloo, IA 50701
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Ranked #8 of 16 Hotels in Waterloo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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onawa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a deluxe room online but was given a standard room at check in. They said there was nothing they could do.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby and I came to Waterloo to Silver Eagle Harley Davidson for service on our bike. The motel is right down the road. We checked in and the evening desk clerk was very friendly and put us in a ground floor room. I have bad knees and stairs are a pain. The room was nice and clean. Free Wi-Fi, lots... More 

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Rochester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very clean motel. Beds comfortable, quite atmosphere, Hot breakfast options but weren't very hot. (temperature). Should have microwaved. I would recommend this motel. Breakfast issue is easily resolved. Reasonably priced and give AAA discounts. Had Wi-Fi but had to go through ads before it would allow access to it. Didn't know if it was spam so never... More 

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Macomb, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Dad and I really enjoyed our stay at HJ's in Waterloo, IA It was quiet, affordable and a great continental breakfast Good location near our friends and a nice restaurant next door Waterloo is a very clean and friendly community

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Carroll, Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am looking at him (the mouse) as I am typing this. I'm not joking, hes just chilling next to the corner of the TV stand. To top it off when I called the front desk to tell them about the little bugger, I was told that there was nothing they could do for me besides leave a note for... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Even. desk hostess was asked for a late checkout of 1:30 on Easter Sunday. I was told OK. Verified w/ desk when we returned to hotel later that night and was told that notation had been made. Morn. desk hostess told us that was never done and refused to allow us to extend our stay. Inconsistency with policies never makes... More 

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This was my first stay at this hotel. The staff was excellent. They were attentive to every need. There is a great restaurant right outside the door. The room was clean and quiet. Great stay for the price.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The only thing wrong was the mini coffee pot in the room was not clean/had left over coffee from ??? don't know, but the bottom of the carafe was dirty and I was not drinking out of it. Wasn't a huge issue as there was plenty of fresh coffee at the breakfast room by the lobby. I did leave a... More 

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Fairfield, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Pros: nice sized rooms, friendly staff(except for one), decent breakfast, great housekeeping staff, rooms with microwave and refrigerator Cons: the floors smell like sewer!! need really need to be replaced.

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Vero Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

just the nost frendliest,staff and cleanest hotel i i::ve stayed in ,in a long time ,will continue to stay here when in the area.nita hotel manager and jessica have been outstanding in there hospitality.and would recomomd others to stay here on there travels,thank you,jeffrey snyder

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