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Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL

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Jacksonville, Florida
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Rooms recently updated, nice fixtures, actual freezer compartment, clean, well maintained. Polite and courteous staff. Much surprised over other comments. Quiet, comfortable beds, nice visit.

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nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are very happy to hear your stay was comfortable and enjoyable. We do appreciate you choosing the Howard Johnson Express and do hope you will stay with us again on your next visit. Thank you!

Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Minor initial key issue, but fixed. Was clean enough. Chilly, but used the pool. It needs resurfacing, but was clean. You can tell the place has been around a while, but the owners have tried to update.

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Thank you very much for your review of your stay at the Howard Johnson Express in Gainesville, FL. We appreciate your business and thank you for choosing our hotel. We do hope you will stay with us again on your next visit to the area.

Venice, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was perfect for what we wanted. Only issue was loud neighbors, but there was nothing the hotel could have done to prevent that other than move our rooms which they couldn't do due to all the rooms being booked.

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Thank you very much for your review of your stay at the Howard Johnson Express in Gainesville, FL. We appreciate your business and thank you for choosing our hotel. We do hope you will stay with us again on your next visit to the area.

New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Blue Springs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the king no smoking accessible. It was very adequate for our needs although maybe a little small for a king room. Fresh paint and pleasant pictures on the wall. The price was right and everything worked. It was very clean and the bed was comfortable. The bottom sheet was not a fitted sheet and tended to get bunched...

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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 happy to hear your stay was enjoyable. We thank you for the feedback on our newly renovated rooms, and we will pass your comments regarding the fitted sheets to our management team for review. We do hope you will...

Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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Cortland, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just needed a place to stay for the night in Gainesville before attending a UF seminar. This motel was a good value for the money. All went well. It was a good value for the money and had restaurants nearby. But just a hint: My GPS didn't recognize the address they give on their website and took me to...

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Thank you very much for your review of your stay at the Howard Johnson Express in Gainesville, FL. We are so pleased to hear that your stay was enjoyable. Thank you for the feedback regarding the address on our website. We will be making the correction. We hope you will stay with us again on your next visit to the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are newly remodeled and finished our remodel late 2010. We now have new bed, new bedspreads, new carpets, new exterior, new interiors and offer a quaint breakfast selection. We still have our sparkling clean pool, and plenty of parking. We accommodate students, parents, truckers and travelers of all kinds, though, we are sorry we do not accept pets. We are conveniently located close to the Football stadium of the University of Florida, Shands Hospital, the VA Hospital, Gainesville Airport, and Gainesville Racetrack (home of GatorNational). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL

Address: 3820 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-3510
Region: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: RM344 - RM819 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Inn Gainesville FL 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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Howard Johnson Express Gainesville Hotel Gainesville
Howard Johnson Gainesville
Gainesville Howard Johnson
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#15 Business Hotel in Gainesville
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“I was on the 2nd floor in a king sized room”
maureenf258, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“don't stay here”
D9189JSgeorges, 22 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We used AARP and booked a king non-smoking. 2nd floor corner. Very quiet and roomy.”
marceliuss, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Rooms are better on the first floor, so you don't have to drag suitcases up two fights of stairs. You can also park right in front of your hotel room door and unload.”
veronicaw639, 29 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Try to get a room not on an end where you have to roll your suitcases around a partition. Bring your own pillow.”
Peas2013, 13 Dec 2014 | Read review
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