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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stayed one night but disappointed in the morning with small continental breakfast. The place could have been cleaner & the bathroom needed updating. Rooms were very small. We checked other hotels in the area & the choices were much better so we probably will not stay here again. The parking lot also needs resurfacing. It was in bad shape.... More 

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Reviewed 1 February 2016

We had had a really good time there exactly one year ago. This past weekend, things were downhill. King sized bed had small blankets, the pop machine was empty Thursday and was actually gone by Saturday. Breakfast buffet had very little food. Went to do a late checkout and the front desk told us today that everyone had to be... More 

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Gobles
1 review
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Few issues with our stay: 1. The points for my stay were not added to my Wyndham rewards like they were supposed to be 2. Hot tub in pool area is broke. Staying there again this coming weekend and am told it will not be fixed then either. Might cancel 3. Booked a total of 3 rooms. One room didn't... More 

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Water in the shower was scalding (on all settings) and impossible to have a shower. We did receive a small discount after my husband complained because he go burned after stepping into the shower. Should've been a free night.

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Pinconning, Michigan
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

The staff was friendly and main area was clean. Our out side room needed an update. The light over bathroom sink had not been dusty in years ,needed clean. TV cable was out.

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Thank Robert H
1 review
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

We arrived to find our reservations were not as promised for our group, thus splitting us up between the two levels. Our room, specifically the bathroom was disgusting, visible mold around and under the bath mat. The pool was GREEN. The parking lot was a sheet of ice, like it had not been cleaned or salted since the last snow.... More 

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Bellevue, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 25 December 2015

went there all excited about using the hot tub to find out that it had been broken for almost a week and they were waiting on parts to fix the heater. so ,we were there for 2 days and never got to use it at all. besides that we had a nice time.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Howard Johnson East Lansing

Address: 1100 Trowbridge Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823-5222 (Formerly Ramada)
Region: United States > Michigan > Ingham County > East Lansing
Price Range: RM357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson East Lansing 2*
Number of rooms: 170
Also Known As:
Howard Johnson East Lansing Hotel East Lansing
East Lansing Howard Johnson
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Find another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles winchell1989, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Stay Somewhere Else”
 of 5 bubbles 840liisab, 22 Nov 2015 | Read review
“I'm sure they are all poor”
  • tub
  • shower curtain before shower
  • shower curtain BEFORE shower
  • more dirt in bathroom
  • dirt spots in tub
  • mildew/dirt in shower
  • dirt spot in tub
  • dirt/dried puke
 of 5 bubbles 836jeremyh, 1 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Only select a room that opens to the pool area. Do not get a room that opens to the outside parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles paulrB6213QV, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“rooms outside are sketchy, inside rooms are noisy, small rooms, don't come here for the breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles amber805, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
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