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Howard Johnson Express Galveston

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8216 Harborside Dr., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554
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Ranked #36 of 49 Hotels in Galveston
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Terrible. ... terrible. ....disgusting. dirty.... smells horrible. If you love your kids and you care about their health don't bring them here. Their "breakfast" makes you want to skip breakfast forever. There were no light bulbs in the lamps in my room. There was a huge stain on my carpet, rust and mold stains, and the bedding had a funny... More

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are dated and location is off the beaten track, but rooms were clean and staff was wonderful. It was an awesome nights sleep all three nights we stayed and will definitely be back. It's minutes from The Strand and the Seawall. Breakfast isn't huge, just cereals and pastries. Overall great stay!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Check-in was was quick and efficient. Rooms were actually in good shape. I heard bad reviews about the train. Well, even though there is a track behind the motel, i did not hear a train. My girlfriend enjoyed the stay as well. the only thing we have to complain about is the fact that we asked for a wake up... More

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praireiveille, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Visited Galveston for vacation with 2 kids. Nothing fancy about this hotel; however, for the little time we spent in the room it fit our needs. Friendly staff. clean rooms. Nice size fridge in room and microwave. VERY REASONABLE RATES! located mid-way between beach and downtown area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The day time desk clerk was very helpful about what to do in the area. He gave us maps, pamphlets of things to do in Galveston.

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Address: 8216 Harborside Dr., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
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Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Galveston 2*
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