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    Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL

    3.1 km from Gainesville centre
    • Free Wifi
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    • Breakfast included
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    3820 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-3510
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    All reviews continental breakfast worked great yogurt room was clean shower curtain coffee pot staff was friendly pleasant stay road noise great place to stay king room hojo ihop microwave patel motel packaged fl television repair
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I had the misfortune of booking a room at this dump. STAY AWAY AT ALL COST. It was disgusting. Dirty and falling apart.More

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    Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL

    Thank you for your review of the Howard Johnson Express in Gainesville, FL. We apologize for the experience you had during your stay at our property. We were not aware of any issues that you had during your stay as you never mentioned during your...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    My stay was pleasant. They were reconstructing the room next to me and that woke me up but overall it was a pleasant stay.More

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    Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL

    Thank you vert much for your review of your stay at the Howard Johnson Express in Gainesville, FL. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. We do apologize for the renovation noise and dust. We are remodelling and are sorry for the...More

    Reviewed 7 February 2017

    Nice hotel. Mediocre location. Paper thin walls let you here voices from the next room. WiFi so slow as to be effectively useless. I resorted to using my phone data plan in order to have usable data speed. Dial up would have been more useful...More

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    Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL

    Thank you very much for your review of your stay at the Howard Johnson Express in Gainesville, FL. We are very sorry to hear your stay was not enjoyable. We have passed your comments regarding the WIFI to our management team for review. Thank you.

    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    We only needed an inexpensive overnight stop en route to Orlando airport and this hotel fulfilled the brief. The property is dated and the room was a bit shabby (esp.carpet) but clean enough. A couple of Asian restaurants within walking distance.More

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    Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL

    Thank you very much for your review of your stay at the Howard Johnson Express in Gainesville, FL. We appreciate you choosing our hotel en route your journey. Please note that we are making upgrades to the property including the carpet. We have passed your...

    Reviewed 31 January 2017

    The room And bed cover smell not good. Smell as a too dirty, We didn't use it because of that. The bathroom was clean. The bed was comfortable. Many people talking outside so was too difficult to sleep. Because of that and the dirty room...More

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    Thank you very much for your review of your stay at the Howard Johnson Express in Gainesville, FL. We are very sorry to hear that you felt your room was not clean. Please do understand that housekeeping is a high priority for us. We have...More

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    Day O
    Does the hotel get packages for their guests (who are staying at the hotel) from outside? If yes, is there a fee or maximum number of packages per guest / room? Thanks in advance.
    5 January 2017|
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    Response from DesirayBlackburn | Reviewed this property |
    I have no idea, the best thing to do is call and ask them. Extremely courteous employees.
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    "I was on the 2nd floor in a king sized room"
    Maureen F, over a year agoRead review
    "don't stay here"
    george s, over a year agoRead review
    "We used AARP and booked a king non-smoking. 2nd floor corner. Very quiet and roomy."
    marcelius s, over a year agoRead review
    "Rooms are better on the first floor, so you don't have to drag suitcases up two fights of stairs. You can..."
    Veronica W, over a year agoRead review
    "Try to get a room not on an end where you have to roll your suitcases around a partition. Bring your own..."
    Peas2013, over a year agoRead review
    "The hotel is two stories. A ground level room makes checking in and out more convenient."
    garyjane89, over a year agoRead review
    "If possible get a first floor room because I don't think that there is an elevator."
    realdon, over a year agoRead review
    "I have only stayed on the second floor units, and they have been quiet, no matter which unit I had."
    RNalice, over a year agoRead review
    "We like the upper floors as they are quieter."
    Abigail T, over a year agoRead review
    "First floor...no elevator."
    Jean D, over a year agoRead review
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