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“First Trip to College Station” 3 of 5 stars
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Howard Johnson Express College Station
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3702 State Highway 6 South, College Station, TX 77845   |  
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Ranked #28 of 29 hotels in College Station
Olive Branch
1 review
“First Trip to College Station”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

The location and people was great. The room was average. A few beetles laying in the floor. Bed was average comfort. All in all, good room for the trip. The price was jacked up 4X normal rate for the Alabama vs A&M game. The parking on the back side is horrible. If everyone drove a compact car, it may not be so back, but for anyone that drives a truck of SUV, it was difficult to maneuver.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 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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Rating summary
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

HoJo, take your name off of this property! It did not have bedbugs. It did have roaches. It did have what appeared to be feces on the bathroom door. It did have crickets, and some other bug with which I was not familiar. It did have a quarter inch crack under the door (that we stuffed with a towel) and a smelly dumpster in front of our room. I was awaken at 1:52am by a roach crawling up my neck. It did have mismatched fluorescent lamps over the vanity.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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College Station, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Avoid at all costs, The hotel is terrible, management worthless, paint falling off the walls, sheet dirty, food terrible, AC not working, smoke detector broken, The got the reservation wrong, management cares more about being right than taking care of the guest. I reported them to the health department.

Room Tip: Just go some where else. If you stay here you will be sorry
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Houston
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

It was overall ok. You can tell it is an older place but the rooms were clean and staff nice enough. A bit expensive for what it is but it was late and I didn't want to drive the 5 miles to the next cheaper place.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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LaVernia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

This was the worst hotel stay we have ever had. First requested none smoking and I room smelt of smoke so bad. Went to Walmart to buy air freshens. The bed was so uncomfortable and I have bites all over my body. If we could have gotten another room it would have been great but everything was booked. I did not realize that this hotel was so rundown. The sheets and pillows smelt with smoke that my husband and I got up in the middle of the night to sleep in the car. We will never ever stay here again. We have a lot of friends that frequent College Station because I kids are students their. I can guarantee that they will get my feedback and every hotel search site I can find. Never have I experienced such a bad experience.

Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Howard Johnson Express College Station

Address: 3702 State Highway 6 South, College Station, TX 77845
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Location: United States > Texas > College Station
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #28 of 29 hotels in College Station
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express College Station 2*
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