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“Good place to stay” 4 of 5 stars
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Howard Johnson Inn Lexington
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2241 Elkhorn Rd, Lexington, KY 40505   |  
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Findlay, Ohio
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

We got in about 3 am with this hotel already in mind. We do our research. That being said, the desk clerk was very rude. He made us wait 10-20 min while he did his audit. Then when we finally got our rooms, in the one room the tub was dripping and in the other the toilet had no water so you couldn't flush it. Then to top it all off we could not access the wifi the whole weekend.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Rebecca B, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Lexington, responded to this review, February 12, 2013
On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and helps us provide our guest with the best service possible. We would like to give you 50% off your next stay and hope you will consider staying with us again.
If I can provide any assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact me directly at 859-293-2202...Ext: 503

Sincerely,
Rebecca (Manager)
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JACKSON
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Great clean, neat, comfortable, spacious rooms. (Used to be Best Western). Nice location off highway & near restaurants, shopping, & gas. Good breakfast including Yoplait yogurt, danishes. cereal, chocolate milk, fruit. Very friendly staff at desk & in dining room. Thanks!

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Rebecca B, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Lexington, responded to this review, January 16, 2013
We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us at the Howard Johnson. Giving us feedback helps us give better service to all our guest. We look forward to seeing you again real soon! If you have any questions or need assistance with future reservations please don't hesitate to call us at 859-293-2202.

Warm Regards, Rebecca (Manager)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

I've stayed here many times for UT-UK basketball games at Rupp. This hotel is not really old, but it is a classic "old school" hotel nevertheless. Nice property, nice rooms. Clean. Good location. Great service. They don't make 'em like this anymore. I can't recommend ths property more highly.

  • Stayed February 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rebecca B, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Lexington, responded to this review, January 23, 2013
We are so happy that you chose to stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Feedback helps enable us to continually improve our services so we can give guest the best stay possible. Please contact us if you have any questions at 859-293-2202.

Thank you, Rebecca (Manager)
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WARNER ROBINS
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Stayed 1 night in Lexington KY, on Christmas Day. Our room was clean, and larger than expected. Two double beds were comfortable, and the bathroom was also very nice size and clean. For $45, it was a very good hotel room and will stay again. Only two negatives were the breakfast was really bad, and also that this hotel is located across the street from an adult club called Hustler.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Rebecca B, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Lexington, responded to this review, January 3, 2013
Thank you for staying with us during the Christmas Holiday! This feedback will help us better serve our guest in the future. We look forward to seeing you soon during your next visit in 2013. Have a great year and please call if you have any questions.


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Additional Information about Howard Johnson Inn Lexington

Address: 2241 Elkhorn Rd, Lexington, KY 40505
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Location: United States > Kentucky > Lexington
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Lexington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Inn Lexington 2*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Best Western Regency Hotel Lexington
Best Western Lexington
Lexington Best Western

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