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Howard Johnson Express Lake Charles

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825 Broad Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601
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Ranked #19 of 29 Hotels in Lake Charles
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    3.5 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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Natchitoches, Louisiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Outside hall and property need cleaning of paper and pizza boxes. Breakfast area needs fresh fruit.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very ghetto. It was clean but it is not nice in any way. Reminds me of a very old apartment complex. Overpowering smell of vleaner probably to mask the mold smell. Would not EVER stay here again. I saw the lady in the office recycling the muffins in a used bread bag...who knows how many times she's done that.

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Room was clean...Breakfast/coffee was not available at 6:30am and had only a few items, not like some of the nicer hotels...so I didn't even bother to go back when it was open...I went to a diner for breakfast instead...when I called to get extra towels, they ask that I come to the front desk to pick them up. Apparently a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Limited breakfast with fruits past due...no complimentary paper....everything else was basic and adequate.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We took a spontaneous trip to LC and thought no way we are dropping 300+/night at the large casinos so we found this hotel online and it was by far the cheapest. It was about a 10 min drive to the Golden Nugget, but hey 220 in savings is at least some extra spins at the roulette table. The hotel... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

when we arrived at the motel (1330 hours), there was no one in the office. had to ring bell to get someone to come to the office so we could sign in and get key. there was usually no one in the office and you will need to ring bell to get someone to help you. the parking is a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

the motel parking is a joke ppl were parking in the entrance to motel as there was no available spots. left room on Saturday at about 0900 hours. maid was next door cleaning that room. when we came back at 1630 hours to rest and get ready to go back out. maid knocked on our door and asked if we... More 

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