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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown

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Danvers MA
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This place was right off the highway so difficult to get to other places. We were able to go on back roads to get around. It looks like an old fashioned motel. Did not want to be on first floor being women traveling alone, but there were no elevators. Breakfast was available and decent considering how small the area. We...

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KRUPALI S, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey. Feedback from our guests is very important to us and your input helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great stay. Thank you so much for your business and we look forward to seeing you in the future.

Orange Beach, Alabama
Reviewed 23 April 2016

room was clean, comfortable and quiet, easy on and off from freeway,friendly enough desk staff, good restaurants in walking distance, good wifi

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KRUPALI S, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write us a review. I am glad to see that our location worked so well for your stay, and let other people knows about this place, and that our staff was so helpful. We hope that you choose our hotel for your future Houston visits

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We stayed in room 116 for two nights. I called the office after checking out and informed him that glow in the dark fluorescent green handprints were on the wall

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KRUPALI S, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an exceptional experience...

Wichita Falls, Texas
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Our family booked a room here for the Houston stockshow, our daughter was showing her pig. Unfortunately we got an emergency call to go home due to my father-in-law being put on life support. When I went in the office to cancel the rest of our stay, the attendant was very compassionate and courteous and got us all of our...

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KRUPALI S, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. We very much appreciate and value your feedback and will share it with our team. Your survey responses will serve as encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services to provide an exceptional...

Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
Reviewed 20 March 2016

you can hear the traffic on 10 from your room, but the place was clean, and affordable. I didn't not eat breakfast there, or use any amenities, just went to bed, if that is all you are looking to do, it should serve you well.

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KRUPALI S, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon!

El Paso, Texas
Reviewed 10 March 2016

This place was too expensive for what it had. The bathroom and shower was way too small. The buffet was terrible. Those windows should be double paned, we heard the traffic all night.

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KRUPALI S, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an exceptional experience...

Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We arrived a couple hours before check-in and only had to wait 10 minutes and our rooms were ready, without paying anything additional. The desk clerk was very nice. The rooms were clean and comfortable. No issues.

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KRUPALI S, Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write us a review. I am glad to see that our location worked so well for your stay, and let other people knows about this place, and that our staff was so helpful. We hope that you choose our hotel for your future Houston visits.

Cuero, Texas
Reviewed 18 February 2016

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Houston
Reviewed 29 December 2015

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Leon Valley, Texas
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Lots of road noise. Breakfast area was VERY small. Food was edible. Parking lot was tiny. no elevator to access upstairs.

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Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an exceptional experience...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gold Medal Hotel for 5 straight years. For Budget Hotel in Houston, we are the best choice for both. We are consistently rated as a Top Luxury Hotel in Houston by our satisfied guests. We are the most appropriate TX Budget Hotel, to make your stay enjoyable at a low-cost. Some of our guests who have stayed with us in Houston, have informed us that they have made a good choice by selecting our Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown

Address: 4602 Katy Freeway/I-10, Houston, TX 77007
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston
Price Range: $130 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Inn - Houston Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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“AC will mask highway noise”
 of 5 bubbles always2know, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“This is a decent place although the most expensive on our road trip, no really great rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 832meredithh, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“South side rooms are cooler and have view.”
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 of 5 bubbles Basukunal, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If you need a cheap deal near downtown for just a day or two, this is a great choice. I was surprised I did not hear much road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 780donn, 13 Sep 2014 | Read review
“We were in one of the best rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles TexasTraveler4u, 17 Feb 2014 | Read review
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