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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

No elevator when had change rooms, but was given a better room after consideration still on same floor

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Karen P, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Lakeland, responded to this review

146sharminw; Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope you will return soon. More 

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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I found roaches in my room the bar is very out of date ant the pool are was dirty and uncomfortable

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Karen P, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Lakeland, responded to this review

juan t; Thank you for your review. I am sorry to hear about your stay with us. We are under new management and we are making changes. I hope you will try us again soon. Thanks More 

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8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

We were staying in the hotel only for one night. Staff was friendly, Room was clean, air condition was quiet. For breakfast they served scrambled eggs, wafers, some fruits and yoghurt. Wifi signal was good. Good value for that amount of money.

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Karen P, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Lakeland, responded to this review

Veronika K; Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are making a lot of changes to this location so its good to hear the great responses. Hope you will visit again soon. More 

Brandon, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

The hotel is cheap; I mean the windows that aren't supposed to open, open and there is no security since the doors do not close. the noise is awful, you hear everything from the outside. With the blinds closed, you can still see into the room, there is a large gap. The breakfast was practically nothing. I went down right... More 

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Karen P, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Lakeland, responded to this review

emtdiva; Thank you for your review. I am sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us. We are under new management and we are updating rooms now. I hope you will try us again soon. More 

Chassell, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Upon checking into this hotel I was extremely impressed on the overall curb appeal. This housekeeping staff gets a gold star! Front desk staff was also very efficient and professional, and the free breakfast was superb. Great way to get a full tank before visiting the sights around Lakeland. However upon checking out, the front desk held my the bags... More 

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Karen P, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Lakeland, responded to this review

Andrew M; Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have talked to the GM and he has a Tablet but you will need to contact him with reference to having it returned to you. I hope that you will visit us again real soon.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Hotel was beautiful when you walk in but then when you go to rooms it was gross.run down.empty dirty lot all around.people stay their by weeks and not safe.laundry room off to side not a good location.then they had not hot coffee it was always warm.no creamer for 4 days.just was suprised as I like Howard Johnson.this one made Me... More 

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Karen P, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Lakeland, responded to this review

Danstgeorge; Thank you for your review. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We are under new management so we are making a lot changes at this location. I hope you will visit again soon. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Howard Johnson of Lakeland is under NEW OWNERSHIP as of June 2011. Our main lobby and rooms have been completely remodeled as well as our pool area and our brand new breakfast area. We offer a complimentary breakfast every morning and free Wi-Fi threw out the entire property. Have a business meeting? Not only do we have the meeting space to accommodate you we also have a business center equipped with a printer for all your important paperwork. We are in walking distance to the Lakeland Square Mall and a dozen major restaurants. We are also located 30 minutes from all theme parks and special events locations here in Central Florida. The Staff of Howard Johnson of Lakeland are here to help you. So call today and reserve your room! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Lakeland

Address: 939 W Robson St, I-4 Exit 32, Lakeland, FL 33805-2143
Location: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Lakeland
Price Range: $45 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Lakeland 2.5*
Number of rooms: 118
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Executive Hotel Lakeland
Howard Johnson Hotel Lakeland
Lakeland Howard Johnson
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