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Howard Johnson Inn Roanoke/Airport

2.0 of 5
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6520 Thirlane Road, I-81 Exit 143/I-581 Exit 2S, Roanoke, VA 24019
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Roanoke, Virginia
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room/dirty sheets. Bathroom look ed like calking hell. Did not receive HBO Chanel all week. Fridge broke. Had to throw out food. Never got fixed.no air unit in room when o got there. Did not feel safe staying there. Drug and prostiution going on.couldn't get clean linins. There's more. All in all it was a nitemare.

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Roanoke, VA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very friendly front desk and check in was easy. Asked for a handicap room and they did not have any. Got to the room and went in and wife said I can't stay in the room because it was ratty with worn furniture and beat up old wooden pieces. Police car was circling the parking lot!

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very friendly also the room was clean and it was very comfortable. The pool was also nice

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Stuarts Draft, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't expect a lot since this was a cheap option, and I'm certainly glad I didn't. I've stayed in worse, but not many.

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Dillsboro, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The furniture was worn, the bedspreads had stains, the bathroom was missing a tile, the bath tub had multiple chips, the ironing board pad had holes and was dirty, the outside backing of the curtains were rotting -- there were simply a lot of cosmetic problems that suggested some basic hygiene issues. (The air conditioning worked, there were sheets and... More 

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Darren G, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Roanoke/Airport, responded to this review

We apologize for the inconveniance you had to bear on this trip.This was a very busy weekend and unfortunately you happen to be stayed in a room which was marked out of order for renovation . We would like to offer you a compensation on your next stay with 20 % discount + upgraded room. Please email us on your... More 

Clayton, North Carolina
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never stay in a place so dirty before. The pillows on the bed were dirty and had stain on them.The fault broke and there was a hole in the wall in the bathroom, also the room had a very old smell to it. the remote to the TV didn't work and we felt like we had to sleep... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Older hotel. Upholstered Furniture could use a cleaning. Otherwise I'm basically living here while my sister is in a rehab hospital nearby for probably a year . Has a morning breakfast but no eggs so I cook my own in my micro wave in my room. The weekly rates are great for me. Swimming pool for cooling down. Satisfactory for... More 

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