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Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala

#14 of 36 Hotels in Ocala
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3951 NW Blitchton Road, I-75 exit 354, Ocala, FL 34482
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Plum Island, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

8 night stay. Weather cooler side, but swimming pool was warm enough 3 days/nights to swim. Hot tub a plus. Service front desk to housekeeping friendly and efficient & worked with me for a pleasant exp.

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Thank annabellek113
Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

"A great hotel," is what annabelek113 found Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala to be. The hotel was great because "Service front desk to housekeeping friendly and efficient," did what they possibly could do to make annabellek113's stay "a pleasant exp." annabellek113, Our dear guest, Thank you very much, first, for choosing the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala while in our... More 

Montgomery, Alabama
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We usually stay at 3 to 5 star resorts on vacation. We had an extra day off so stopped in Ocala. The bed was very comfortable! We had a mini frig, microwave, coffee, WiFi and cable channels in the room. The staff was friendy, professional and shared our good humor. Breakfast was delicious with free continental with option of ordering... More 

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Thank Rebecca H
Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

Rebecca H, our dear guest, You did stay at many-awards winning motel in Ocala when you stayed at the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. Next time when you enter the lobby, check on the display cabinet on the right side. It is located immediately at the entrance and has over half a dozen or more awards. I believe we are... More 

Georgetown, Kentucky
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have stayed at many hotels across the country but I can say this hotel has the friendliest most helpful staff. The hotel is clean and beds very comfortable. The breakfast is standard breakfast but a notable perk is you can order off a menu and they bring to the table. Western omelet with bacon, hash browns and toast $5.99... More 

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Thank wanda1123
Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

The Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala has the "friendliest most helpful staff" compared to 'many hotels across the country." This is the experience of wanda1123. Our Dear Guest, thank you and thank you very much for choosing the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. Also, thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate that very much. The... More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very good experience here. The rooms were clean and the front desk staff was great. Melanie took great care of us while we were there. Would definitely recommend the hotel to anyone in town for the weekend.

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Thank Brent H
Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

First, the HoJo Ocala team thanks you very much for choosing the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala while in our area. Secondly, thank you again for sharing your experience with us. The HoJo Ocala team, starting from the Housekeepers, to the maintenance crew, the kitchen staff and all our Front Desk Guest Service Representatives strive very hard to give the... More 

LaPorte, Indiana
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly, eager staff. Pool, hot tub, wifi in rooms, mini golf course, hot breakfast, great location all at a reasonable price. We will come back.

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Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

"Friendly, eager staff," with great amenities and "great location," and on top of all that, "a reasonable price," is what bruceP8446NK, our Dear Guest, discovered at the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. First, the HoJo Ocala team thanks you very much for choosing the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala while in our area. Secondly, thank you again for sharing your... More 

Clermont, Florida
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for one night and were in one of the newly renovated rooms. The room was nice, fresh and clean. The staff all over the property was very friendly. The breakfast in the morning hit the spot. They had make your own waffles also on the breakfast bar. The manager also stopped by during breakfast to chat with all... More 

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Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

"The room was nice, fresh and clean," is what DotClermont, our Dear Guest, found the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala to be. The guest also adds "The staff all over the property was very friendly." DotClermont, Our Dear Guest, First, we thank you very much for choosing the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. Second, we thank you again for taking... More 

Ocala, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time at the HOJO in Ocala but the manager on duty Cedric Trueluck took excellent care of us. He even bumped us up to the special suite with no charge because he wanted our first time here to be amazing. Great guy, friendly staff, and clean rooms. Will visit again!

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Thank Carlislegendary
Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

"clean rooms," "friendly staff" and "great guy" Cedric Trueluck, as the manager at the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. What more can someone ask for! Carlislegendary, Our Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. And also, thank you for sharing your experience with us. We greatly appreciate your feedback. You, our dear guests,... More 

Illinois
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100 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had previously stayed here in 2014 and were most pleasantly surprised with the room upgrades and the overall quality of our experience since that visit. Light, bright rooms with plenty of charging locations for electronics. LOVED the lighting (new mirrors with daylight fluorescent surrounding light) for makeup application. Met the manager who apologized about the ongoing parking lot paving... More 

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Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

Kayceellinois, Our Dear guest, You were "most pleasantly surprised with the room upgrades and the overall quality" of your experience. "The rooms have been beautifully re-decorated and were pristine." This is your experience of the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. Thank you, and thank you very much for choosing the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. Also, thank you for sharing... More 

Elgin, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at Orlando International Airport to find that because of the Ice Storms in the Midwest, our flights were cancelled, and we wouldn't be able to fly out until Jan 3(it was December 28). We decided to rent a car and drive home to Chicago. It was late, and we hotwired and found Howard Johnson's in Ocala. After staying... More 

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Thank Reggie M
Nurjehan S, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn - Ocala, responded to this review

"You found a hidden gem," when you found the Howard Johnson's Ocala, Fl. Yes, this is a many-times heard comment of those who discover Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. "Very clean" rooms, "comfortable" beds and a "great" deluxe continental breakfast is what you found at the Howard Johnson Inn of Ocala. Reggie M, our dear guest, Thank you very much... More 

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