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Howard Johnson Express Galveston

2.0 of 5
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8216 Harborside Dr., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554
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Ranked #36 of 49 Hotels in Galveston
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a low end of Howard Johnson. First time stay at Howard Johnson. The furniture and everything are old. It's like staying in a dump. The sheet covers are burnt with cigarette buds. They need to fix the bathroom. The room is not safe, next to electrical tower. Was not able to sleep all night with train running and noises... More 

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Graham, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to get to off I45. We got to our room daughter wanted to go to bed . Found out love seat didn't make out into a bed. Went to office . They went and got us a roll out. The room was very clean. Shower was clean no mold or mildew seen. All the staff were super nice. We... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we arrived, we were told room was already paid. I told them, no my contract said the room would be held on my card and not charged until 4 pm on check in day. Card was charged the night before. I did not intend to use this card to pay, but was the only card available when I made... More 

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Todd O, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Express Galveston, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are sorry that your expectations were not met. We strive to improve our operation, especially when it comes to guest experience. Clearly, it seems, some things have been missed. These issues have been noted and addressed by our motel management team. Although the train is beyond our control, the other issues are under review and the very... More 

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