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Windsor, Connecticut
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

We were heading from FL to CT and stopped here to sleep. I was a little weary after reading the reviews but we tried it anyways. The price was average. The staff was polite. The room smelled fine. There were some stains on the pillow cases so we didn't use the pillows. The bathroom looked kind of gross like it... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Last minute check in, asked the rate for a double bed room for one night and was quoted $70.00 by room clerk. The room was dingy, a little smelly, and the bathroom was cleaned, but old and stained. I checked on line with Chain website and the price if I booked online in their lobby or driveway for the night... More 

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Blomidon, Nova Scotia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

I was not going to do a review on this Inn as I guess I got what I paid for. However, the reviews on their web site were decent, so I took a chance as it was where I wanted to be. It turned out to be one of the worst experiences ever at an Inn. We were checked into... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

You get what you pay for. Bad smell in the room, nasty bathroom but cheep. I would pay extra to stay in a better hotel next to this one. Loud ac/heat unit and the breakfast was just not at all breakfast. Had cereal in large boxes and a gallon of milk. I expected to have single serving of cereal and... More 

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Bear, Delaware
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I am telling you what the picture they show must be 20 years old other than the one of the gas price at the Exxon. the hall way had to be 100 degrees and was filthy ceiling falling in door handles missing muddobers nest on the walls. room was musty smelling. the ceiling aver the walkway was falling in. just... More 

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Covington, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

This hotel is just terrible! Never ever will stay again. Shower curtain rod was broke, the bathroom door had no lock. They only gave us TWO towels for 4 people. The hallway ceiling looked like it was about to fall in. And the breakfast was terrible. The pool water was dingy and green and I refused to let my son... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I understand that $36 a night is a really low price but I guess you get what you pay for with Howard Johnson in Petersburg, Virginia. This was probably the worst stay I have ever had at a hotel. I do not recommend this hotel to anyone. On about day 2 of our 6 day stay I started logging down... More 

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Waukon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We did not get clean towels on two different days.We were not able to use the pool on our 10 day stay and it was very hot. The room was not cleaned daily. Most days the towel on the back of the bathroom floor was not taken. The breakfast was not very good, I am diabetic and was only offered... More 

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Denton Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Will never stay there again , the security latch was broke off the door , mildew in the shower on the ceiling and paint peeling , the spreads on the beds needed to be . Looked like blood stains , pillows were flat and hard . When I was going to check out , the guy was sitting on the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Rodeway Inn

Address: 12205 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7442 (Formerly Howard Johnson Inn Petersburg)
Location: United States > Virginia > Petersburg
Price Range: $39 - $52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 133
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Inn Petersburg Hotel Petersburg
Howard Johnson Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson Petersburg
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