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“Weekend at Howard Johnson TC” 4 of 5 stars
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Howard Johnson Traverse City
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   417 Munson Avenue, Traverse City, MI 49686   |  
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Ranked #24 of 38 Hotels in Traverse City
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“Weekend at Howard Johnson TC”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Howard Johnson Traverse City for 2 nights in March, 2013. The lobby was clean, with high ceilings, nice TV seating area, and coffee and tea available all day. Greeted by friendly and helpful staff. Our room with king sized bed was comfortable, clean and larger than I expected. Our room included a fridge and microwave. There was a very nice, large mirror dressing area separate from the bathroom. The bathroom had a larger standing shower instead of a tub which was clean, plenty of hot water. Housekeeping did a nice job keeping fresh towels stocked and our room clean. Breakfast included cereal, muffins, tea, coffee, juice, bagels, oatmeal. The room was priced at an affordable rate. Very good accommodations, we would stay here again!

  • Stayed March 2013, 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
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The front desk was extremely friendly and helpful. Gave ideas of things that were happening around. Room was great. Only thing that could be improved was the continental breakfast. Overall a great experience at a great price. Will stay there again when going up north.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013 via mobile

Extremely nice & clean! Excellent prices...definitely can't beat it! Good continental breakfast Selection. Great costumer service!!! A+ hotel!! Will definitely stay here again when we visit Traverse city. Maurine was great!!

  • Stayed April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We had got a good deal online .Also the location suited us well since we wanted to visit the wineries.
The rooms were spacious and relatively clean .They have a decent breakfast spread. The only thing i remember is the huge ceiling and spacious lobby and dining area.One could sit down relax and read a book in the lobby area.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Howard Johnson Traverse City

Address: 417 Munson Avenue, Traverse City, MI 49686
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Location: United States > Michigan > Grand Traverse County > Traverse City
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#12 Business Hotel in Traverse City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Traverse City 2*
Number of rooms: 40
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in beautiful Traverse City Michigan. Our property has been completely remodeled and offers value with comfort that will exceed your expectations. We offer King Rooms with Jacuzzi Tubs, Complimentary Expanded Continental Breakfast, Free local & long distance calling and free Wi-Fi internet access. Sink into our new Simmons Beauty Rest Mattresses and enjoy a relaxing show on our large LCD flat screen televisions. Our award winning property is non-smoking and sparkling clean, as evidenced in our International Housekeeping Award for 2012. We are located one mile from Downtown Traverse City with all its attractions and shopping districts. Our stunning beaches are within walking distance so this property has everything on your checklist. Enjoy restaurant discounts and explore the nearby Wineries and Peninsula. Call us direct for your reservations today! Traverse City is a beautiful area to visit anytime of year, so we look forward to welcoming you as our guest. Our team strives to exceed the expectations of every guest who stays with us and we sincerely look forward to the opportunity of accomplishing this with you. ... more   less 
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