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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I needed a hotel to stay in and stash some of my belongings while I was between apartments. I ended up here because it was close to my old apartment and had decent reviews...it was also pet friendly. I ended up staying here for eight nights. The room was a good size for the belongings I had that didn't fit...

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821sandy, Manager at Howard Johnson Phoenix Airport/Downtown Area, responded to this review

We are happy to have met your needs during your stay. We hope to see you again soon.

Gibsons, Canada
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Upon arrival with my family I thought to myself, oh oh! I felt like I took a step back into the 70's. Old lobby and the entire building was worn. Stepping into the room, it was musty and dark. The room was very clean, but was showing its age. Staff were very friendly and helpful, but I am not sure...

Thank Lisa S
Prescott, Arizona
Reviewed 2 April 2016

The room was OK, and the shuttle was on time, but its externals show this place is way past its prime. This is the sort of place you could excuse if real cheap.

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 29 March 2016

The room smelled bad. On the surface it looked clean, but the smell was terrible. It smelled like mildew.

Thank Armando M
Breckenridge, Colorado
Reviewed 29 March 2016

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Thatcher, Arizona
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This was a pretty good hotel for the price. The pool is not heated (freezing cold!), but we enjoyed it anyway. The rooms were great, though,and we all slept well. I liked the color scheme. I liked that our rooms were joined by doors. I didn't like that our bathroom door didn't lock. Breakfast was very good. There was a...

1Thank X600JHchristineb
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Good access for getting to the airport. Wish the pool had been heated. The second story room was very hot and the air conditioner was so loud we couldn't sleep or hear the TV. Front desk folks very friendly and accommodating.

Thank BorisClinton
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Clean, convenient to airport. Shuttle to airport convenient and on time. Surprisingly quiet given its location. Could use modernizing including more electrical outlets to accommodate recharging electronic devices. A couple floor tiles in the bathroom were damaged.

Thank Sabasskat
Payson, Arizona
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This motel is clean and quiet, and feels safe. The downside is that it's an old property and could use some remodeling and upgrades. The breakfast was sufficient to get me on the road. I'll probably use it again because of its convenient location and reasonable price.

Thank aztraveler521
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Aside from not getting any sleep two nights in a row, I've never felt so disgusted and unsafe in a hotel before. The rooms have this awful, moldy, dirty smell to them (I went and bought Lysol spray and disinfectant wipes. I sprayed and cleaned EVERYTHING, but the smell remained). I also purchased two sets of bedsheets, since we stayed...

Thank Judith M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Howard Johnson Airport Downtown offers free 24 hour shuttle service to and from Sky Harbor International Airport, free 24h. shuttle to from Airport. which is less than a mile away, and is located three miles from downtown Phoenix, Tempe and Scottsdale. For your pleasure, there is an outdoor pool with relaxing lounge area. Guests can enjoy a complimentary Deluxe Continental Breakfast from 4:00am until 9.00am. Our wonderful breakfast consists of "Make Your Own Waffles", 3 types of Kellogg Cereal, 2 types of Minute Maid Juices, fresh fruit, Maxwell House fresh coffee, & much more......The hotel Business Center has fax and copy capabilities as well as a computer and printer, and complimentary wireless high speed internet. The hotel offers ice and vending machines, free parking, free 1-800 calls. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Phoenix Airport/Downtown Area

Address: 4120 E van Buren St, Phoenix, AZ 85008-6912
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Phoenix
Price Range: RM267 - RM801 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Phoenix Airport/Downtown Area 2*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Airport Downtown Hotel Phoenix
Ramada Hotel Phoenix
Ramada Motel Phoenix
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“Very close to the airport. Get the rooms facing east to avoid continuous sunlight into the room.”
 of 5 bubbles Shadowstarz, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not sure there are any”
 of 5 bubbles MaryD664, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Pick someplace else”
 of 5 bubbles 934dalek, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles apriledanjade, 4 Sep 2015 | Read review
“No elevators so try and get a room on ground floor if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles davidaC853IH, 25 May 2015 | Read review
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