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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Sandusky Amusement Park.

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   2809 Milan Road, Sandusky, OH 44870
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Euclid
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

There is always a good and bad side of everything. I was there on business and of course looking for the best rate. The room smelled musty, there were dead bugs in the bathroom light, the television had repeated lines going up and down and the service was lax in cleaning. On a good note it was cheap, centrally located... More 

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Debbie D, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Sandusky Amusement Park., responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to give us a review. I apologize for the problem with the cable as soon as I knew there was a problem I called to get it fixed. I have also had a meeting with my staff to remind them that the window sills are part of the room that also needs to be... More 

Pittsburg, Kansas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The staff who man the front desk were incredibly rude and morally inept. We stayed here because it was cheap, and we would check out in 5 hours, so we just needed a bed to nap in to be honest. I had left a pair of sandals there after we checked out, and called to see if they could be... More 

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Debbie D, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Sandusky Amusement Park., responded to this review

Thank you for your view. By now you should have your belonging that were shipped to you. And the rest of your money $17.65 has been mailed to you . As for the $10.00 service charge that is standard . Shipping your belongings back to you is not a free service . I'm not sure how that makes me rude... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I booked this hotel about 8-10months in advance and when I arrived they put me in nearly the furtherest away room possible! The room was a non smoking room but the mattress reeked of cigarettes, I know this because the fitted sheet was too small for the bed and it kept coming off, this made for a rather uncomfortable night... More 

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hotelsanduskyoh, Webmaster at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Sandusky Amusement Park., responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your kind comments about our free breakfast. I’m sorry that several maintenance and housekeeping issues detracted from your stay. We take real pride in this hotel and expect every room to provide a great guest experience. I’m sorry that you felt your room was substandard. You can be sure we’ll do better for you next time... More 

South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My friends and I reserved 2 rooms. They were both clean and close to cedar point. We spent most of the day out of the room. If your looking for a clean bed at a reasonable price so you can get up early and head to a day of fun, this is the place to stop.

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Debbie D, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Sandusky Amusement Park., responded to this review

thank you for your review we try to give our guests a clean comfortable room with friendly service. I hope you got a chance to use our outdoor pool. We hope you will let us serve your lodging needs in the future. More 

Wheeling
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

- Good location, - Room was too small for two double beds. Not getting value for the money paid. - ok for one night stay.

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hotelsanduskyoh, Webmaster at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Sandusky Amusement Park., responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for staying a night with us. I’m glad you liked the location, but I’m sorry you found the room to be smaller than you would have liked. We focus on providing great comfort and amenities along with exceptional value, and most guests are satisfied. I hope you will stay with us again because of the value, the... More 

Mason, Ohio
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stayed at this hotel this past Thursday and Friday, August 7-8th. After reading all the bad reviews, I feel people should hear the truth. The hotel is exactly what it says it is: An express inn...a place to sleep...mostly for people visiting Cedar Point which is what we were doing. To clarify some of the bad reviews: Yes, the... More 

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Debbie D, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Sandusky Amusement Park., responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to give us a review. It is always nice to hear from a satisfied guest. We hope to see you again in your travels. We always strive to give our guests a clean comfortable room with friendly service. Thank you again More 

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Address: 2809 Milan Road, Sandusky, OH 44870
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Location: United States > Ohio > Sandusky
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Inn - Sandusky Amusement Park. 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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