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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The property looked fine from the outside. However, on the inside there were problems. The light over the vanity had a bad case of the palsy. The heater by the window had a loud fan. Every two minutes it would fun for one minute. Try to get a good nights' sleep with this kind of music. The real clincher was...

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Erie, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We decided at the last minute to reserve a room here instead of driving back from Outer Banks all in one night. I would guess by the looks of things that this used to be nice 20 years ago, but it is not now. There were two young women sitting on a bench near the entrance to our room who...

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Windsor, Connecticut
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We were heading from FL to CT and stopped here to sleep. I was a little weary after reading the reviews but we tried it anyways. The price was average. The staff was polite. The room smelled fine. There were some stains on the pillow cases so we didn't use the pillows. The bathroom looked kind of gross like it...

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Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Last minute check in, asked the rate for a double bed room for one night and was quoted $70.00 by room clerk. The room was dingy, a little smelly, and the bathroom was cleaned, but old and stained. I checked on line with Chain website and the price if I booked online in their lobby or driveway for the night...

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Blomidon, Nova Scotia
Reviewed 28 January 2016

I was not going to do a review on this Inn as I guess I got what I paid for. However, the reviews on their web site were decent, so I took a chance as it was where I wanted to be. It turned out to be one of the worst experiences ever at an Inn. We were checked into...

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Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

You get what you pay for. Bad smell in the room, nasty bathroom but cheep. I would pay extra to stay in a better hotel next to this one. Loud ac/heat unit and the breakfast was just not at all breakfast. Had cereal in large boxes and a gallon of milk. I expected to have single serving of cereal and...

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Bear, Delaware
Reviewed 20 July 2015

I am telling you what the picture they show must be 20 years old other than the one of the gas price at the Exxon. the hall way had to be 100 degrees and was filthy ceiling falling in door handles missing muddobers nest on the walls. room was musty smelling. the ceiling aver the walkway was falling in. just...

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Covington, Virginia
Reviewed 24 June 2015

This hotel is just terrible! Never ever will stay again. Shower curtain rod was broke, the bathroom door had no lock. They only gave us TWO towels for 4 people. The hallway ceiling looked like it was about to fall in. And the breakfast was terrible. The pool water was dingy and green and I refused to let my son...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I understand that $36 a night is a really low price but I guess you get what you pay for with Howard Johnson in Petersburg, Virginia. This was probably the worst stay I have ever had at a hotel. I do not recommend this hotel to anyone. On about day 2 of our 6 day stay I started logging down...

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Waukon
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We did not get clean towels on two different days.We were not able to use the pool on our 10 day stay and it was very hot. The room was not cleaned daily. Most days the towel on the back of the bathroom floor was not taken. The breakfast was not very good, I am diabetic and was only offered...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Rodeway Inn

Address: 12205 South Crater Road, Petersburg, VA 23805 (Formerly Howard Johnson Inn Petersburg)
Region: United States > Virginia > Petersburg
Price Range: RM143 - RM228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 133
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Inn Petersburg Hotel Petersburg
Howard Johnson Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson Petersburg
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“Want a good room, go to another hotel...........really.......not bitter, just honest”
 of 5 bubbles CdnDremer, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Run, don't walk from this dive.”
 of 5 bubbles BlomidonBud, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Do not stay at this hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles HaroldandBetty, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“Looking for a good room, Go SOMEWHERE ELSE”
 of 5 bubbles joehZ7793XJ, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
“We picked a ground floor room so we could have the car right in front of the room. Lots of good restaurants nearby.”
 of 5 bubbles susancQ2649VZ, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
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