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Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison

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3841 East Washington Avenue, Madison, WI 53704
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Ranked #47 of 64 Hotels in Madison
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for the state basketball tournament with some friends. Even though it was very busy, the staff was great! I would highly recommend for anyone staying the area that is looking for affordable, clean, friendly accommodations.

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Kyle M, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We were happy you had a great time here at the Howard Johnson Plaza for the Boys Wisconsin State basketball tournament! No matter busy or slower we always ensure to take the time to make sure each guest feels accommodated! We are glad to hear you got to take advantage of the largest indoor... More 

Washburn, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

there is no place I'd rather stay when we come to Madison. The staff is friendly and it feels like home. The gentleman at breakfast had my grandson laughing and giggling and that is something very hard to accomplish that early. The manager there made sure our school was welcomed with decorations and signs. You don't feel that kind of... More 

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Kyle M, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison, responded to this review

Hello Nickie! Thanks again for you very kind review of the Howard Johnson Plaza, We were glad you had a great time in Madison for the Boys state basketball! We are glad to hear that the Washburn team loved all the extra decorations we set up and also glad to hear you got to take advantage of all extra amenities... More 

Washburn, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stay here every time we come to Madison. Very clean rooms, and a great breakfast buffet each morning.. Great pool area and a bar to boot... Very friendly and the location is great as well... Highly recommend Howard Johnson's in Madison. <3

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Kyle M, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison, responded to this review

Thanks again Diane for the kind review!, I'm glad you got to take advantage of all the extra amenities that our hotel has to offer! We hope to see you back again soon! Thanks again! Staff at Howard Johnson Plaza More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They are in need of a better cleaning staff. I found a used tampon behind the chair in my room. By the time I noticed it was right before check out. I told the person working behind the counter while we were checking out about my discovery. I didn't have a bad time besides my findings. I brought up the... More 

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Menomonie, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An older hotel in a good location, rooms appear to have had been updated in the last 5 years with updated bathroom fixtures and LCD TV, pool looked very inviting. Downside, very noisy heating unit that seemed to run all night , pillows were small for a King sized bed and not very fluffy. no extra blankets or pillows in... More 

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Kyle M, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review Julie, we appreciate our new renovations are not going unnoticed. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the Largest indoor pool in Madison as well with our brand new Flat screen LCD TV's! We recently replaced pillows and purchased a surplus of pillows and blankets for the winter time that are available upon request. We... More 

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