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Howard Johnson Inn Nicholasville/Lexington

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2149 Lexington Rd, Nicholasville, KY 40356 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
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Pickerington, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Howard Johnson from 1/3/15 through 1/8/15. The location is okay, although signage from the road to the hotel could have been better. The staff persons were always very friendly. However, the building itself is incredibly outdated and in need of care. Bed clothing was wrinkled, towels were stained, and the beige color of the fixtures made... More 

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Sean K, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Nicholasville/Lexington, responded to this review

We are always looking for ways to improve our signage, as we are very aware the hotel is difficult to see from the main road. We are currently updating the hotel room by room as this is our slower season. We appreciate your business always. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was really expecting a nice stay at a Howard Johnson's. But to our dismay a mouse was staying in our room and we didn't see him until we were settled in for the night after driving 10 hours. My friend and I packed our things immediately as we were calling the desk. The clerk got us another room that smelled... More 

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Sean K, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Nicholasville/Lexington, responded to this review

We sincerely apologize for your poor experience with us at Howard Johnson. I can assure you that the mouse situation was handled accordingly, even though we never had proof of its presence. I can also assure you that you would have been issued a full refund if you had chose to leave our hotel. Again sorry for your inconvenience. More 

Waxhaw
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

We stayed here, for the first time, at least 6 years ago and promised we wouldn't go back. Well, we ended up going there, at the last minute, when everything else was booked up and hoped we had just had a bad experience and that things had changed in 5 years. No luck. There were dirty clothes behind the bathroom... More 

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

When I stay at a Wyndham owned hotel, I expect Wyndham quality, cleanliness, updated bathrooms, beds, etc. It's sad that Wyndham associates its name with this type of hotel line.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 547 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Stayed here recently for the Breeders Cup Weekend, this past November with a few business associates. We had two adjoining rooms on the first floor, both in the same similar poor/fair condition. There is absolutly NO "wow" factor at all at this hotel/motel. No pride or concern from any staff working there. The rooms look clean on the surface, but... More 

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Johns Creek, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

Recently attended the Breeders Cup and needed a place to stay so made this reservation in November 2014. Got a call in October from the manager that they had overbooked and could not honor the reservation... Say What???? How did you choose me? Claimed it was in the order the reservation was made.... Say What??? Needless to say, he had... More 

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Newark, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

The door didn't lock. Nasty smell through out. Breakfast look like rations. Total bad experience.

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Nicholasville, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The experience was pretty poor overall. I normally would never write a review, I would just move on and not stay at that particular hotel or brand of hotels in the future. The experience at this hotel was particularly irritating for several reasons. First, when we entered the hotel it became clear that the building was fairly old and not... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Not that this was any of the hotels fault, but when we booked Howard Johnson through Hotels.com, it showed a completely different hotel but gave us this address. Mind that the other hotel had a nice outdoor pool, marble counter tops, beautiful landscaping etc. As we pulled up to the address given, we clearly realized this was not the same... More 

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