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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 #34 of 49 hotels in Galveston
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With the name of Howard Johnson, we expected a better room. The room looked nasty. The tile floor in the entry way and bathroom were slippery, probably from cleaning the floor with the wrong kind of cleaner. We were going to take a shower before we went to get aboard our cruise ship, but the bathroom looked dirty. Like it... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was clean and bed comfortable. This is not a Hampton Inn or Fairfield Inn, but was a good value at the Hotwire Price of $65 including tax and fee and for a Friday night was less than half the price of a Hampton or Fairfield.. Rooms are not that sound proof so would not recommend for a light sleeper.... More

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Promised/paid for roll-away bed, but they didn't deliver. My adult son had to sleep on the floor in a sleeping bag. Maintenance needs work. The phone in the room didn't work. The bed linens were stained, burned, and torn. We had a view of marsh/train tracks. The AC was very loud. The beds were very hard. It was pretty much... More

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Galveston Island, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

For $60 a night what do you expect.Rooms need a major overhaul.Beds are okay.AC needs to be fix.Breakfast was nothing to write home about.Housekeeping ladies are very nice to talk to.Might,or might not stay there again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Between trains blaring horns every two hours, air conditioners sounding like tractors when they kick in, hookers in heels clacking up and down the halls all night long and thin walls that allow everything to be heard all night long I'd suggest anywhere else!!

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Also Known As:
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Galveston Howard Johnson
Address: 8216 Harborside Dr., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Wheelchair access
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Ranked #34 of 49 hotels in Galveston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Galveston 2*
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