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Howard Johnson Express Savannah

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   17003 Abercorn Street, Savannah, GA 31419-9787
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Ranked #85 of 112 hotels in Savannah
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Sanibel Island, Florida
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The worst hotel I've ever stayed at. I broke out in a rash covering my whole body within 10 minutes of being in the room, so I pulled the sheets back and there were yellow stains all over the mattress. The bathroom was dirty and a cockroach had claimed the room. The rooms close to mine were loud with adults... More

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Pine Mountain, Georgia, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Great value for the price! Comfortable room, hardwood floor, comfortable bed, too comfortable easy chair. Very clean. Friendly and helpful staff. Easily recommend. Good variety of restaurants nearby. Easy access to downtown Savannah using scenic route along Abercorn, or quicker route using Interstate. I will return to this place when visiting Savannah again. Don't understand negative comments as we were... More

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MasterkeyCares, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Savannah, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Dear Valued Guest: Very kind words, we thank you !!!.. We are happy we could accommodate you. Its always great to hear that what we do make a difference and I will be sure to pass along the kind words to our staff. They are a great team and work very hard. I am very proud to... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

When we arrived at the hotel we went straight to the bed and lifted up the sheets to check for bed bugs ..and what did we find? BED BUGS!!!!!! unreal! Do not stay here! Friendly staff and looks like a great deal. Who cares if it's updated or not cosmetically ..if its not clean that's it for me!

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MasterkeyCares, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Savannah, responded to this review

Dear Valuable Guest, Bed bugs are a very serious issue in our industry today. This is not a subject to be taken lightly and one that is acted on immediately. Although we have our hotel inspected regularly for any evidence of bed bugs, we also follow up immediately on any guest concern. In this case, our contracted pest control provider... More

Covington, Georgia
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122 reviews 122 reviews
26 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Over charged us and a few other couple that traveled with us. My card was ran "8" times for $335. They had a sign up at the front deck "help yourself to coffee I'll be back in 10 mins. People where moving in putting up a basketball goal. Guess they were staying long term. One room had a huge tool... More

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MasterkeyCares, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Savannah, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are very much Thankful to you for your review. It gives us an insight for improvement for our facility. Please accept our sincerest apologies about any inconvenience you experienced during your stay, we would like to apologize about the overcharge on your card that occurred by our system error. I have shared your feedback with our upper... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

On Sunday our family left room and came back to the room to take showers and get dressed for evening event! Only find out there where No towels in the room! I went to the front desk to ask for some after placing a call and waiting for long time! I was told that they where all dirty and had... More

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MasterkeyCares, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Savannah, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback about your stay. Please accept our sincerest apologies regarding our Front staff, breakfast and all other experience about your stay with us. Usually this is not a standard of our hotel. Unexpectedly many of our guest had taken extra towels outside the hotel (to the Beach). We are extremely... More

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Address: 17003 Abercorn Street, Savannah, GA 31419-9787
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Location: United States > Georgia > Georgia Coast > Savannah
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Savannah 2*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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