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“Comfortable Stay” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Howard Johnson Traverse City

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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 #25 of 39 Hotels in Traverse City
Flushing, Michigan
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63 reviews 63 reviews
20 hotel reviews
Reviews in 31 cities Reviews in 31 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Comfortable Stay”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stay here several times a year. We have never had a complaint. The motel is mostly updated. The outdoor covered second floor walk could use the outdoor carpet replaced. We will be back in the fall.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Rating summary
  • 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
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Traverse City
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Location was great and convenient. Room was outdated, stale smelling and dirty. Sheets and comforter were stained and the sheets didn't fit the bed. Bathroom had mold and walls were filthy.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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Berkley, Michigan
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed two nights. The room was very clean and simple. The cost of the room was extreme for the quality of the room, poor breakfast, and missing wifi. I called the office twice and personally visited the hotel management to fix their wifi problem, but still no service. The location was fine with quick access to downtown.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Sudbury, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I stayed there during Black Friday weekend. The service was great, room was very clean and roomy. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The lady at the front counter I wish I remembered her name was so friendly and funny. Had a great stay, I highly recommend it.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 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:
#13 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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