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Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites South Tampa Airport

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San Jose, California
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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

The giant Hojo orange chair and a great layout to this Howard Johnson is very, very nice compared to the other one in Tampa! I have to say that the front desk staff was professional, polite and a joy to deal with. They made my mother and I, who I was helping during the process of moving, feel very nice...

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

The last day of our stay in the USA. The weather was okay so we could sit outside. The room was clean and comfortable.

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Tracy, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a bit of a clean freak, so finding a critter in my room was unacceptable. Recommend getting a the rooms fogged for bugs then reopening.

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Bad Pyrmont, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

We liked the free shuttle from the airport.The room with a kingsize bed was not fancy but clean and big enough for all our cruise luggage. The mattress was wonderful! We skipped breakfast (because of the cruise) but walked up to the supermarket, just 200 yards away, to buy some last minute items. There are also some restaurants nearby -...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Stayed here 1 night. Room was nice but dated. Staff was friendly but language issues. Wasn't happy he announced our room number with 10 people in lobby. Room had an odor that wouldn't go away. Not able to identify or classify. Seedy looking area, but no issues and no noise. Recommend staying only if needed. Price is right and has...

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Maryland
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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bathroom was really small. Not very good pressure in the shower. The toilet took a very long time to fill up with water.

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Daytona Beach Shores, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I picked this hotel for me&my wife's anniversary because of the whirlpool jacuzzi tub in the room.HOWEVER we got the tub but the first night we went to use it the button popped off so we couldn't use it of course.We were told maintenance would fix it in the morning.So after they fixed it that night my wife starts to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are the newly renovated Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites Tampa. We are the closest hotel to Macdill Air Force Base and also within 5 miles of Tampa International Airport, Downtown, Cruise Terminal, St. Pete Times, Forum, and Raymond James Stadium. We fully renovated our hotel including a brand new bedding package in 2009. We welcome all guests to come see the new Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites South Tampa Airport

Address: 3314 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33629-7840
Region: United States > Florida > Tampa
Price Range: $100 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites South Tampa Airport 2*
Number of rooms: 80
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Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - South Tampa / Airport Hotel Tampa
Howard Johnson Express Inn And Suites - South Tampa / Airport
Howard Johnson Tampa
Tampa Howard Johnson
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