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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Me and my family were looking for an impromptu get away for a reasonable price. The Budget Host Inn provided just that. The room was clean and so was the water park. Danielle from the front desk was very accommodating!!! When we called for towels they came very quickly. The hotel is an older building but that's ok b/c it...

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and that our staff provided excellent service; excellent customer service is a priority of our staff. I am also glad to hear that your family had a great time at the Caribbean Indoor Water Park, attached to our hotel. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to host your...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I took my boys and grandson away but could not spend a lot of money. I did not expect the hotel or water park to be as amazing as it was. The staff was courteous and extremely helpful and the place was really clean. We will be back many more times in the future!

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and that our staff provided excellent service; excellent customer service is a priority of our staff. I am also glad to hear that your family had a great time at the Caribbean Indoor Water Park, attached to our hotel. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to host your...

Smithtown, New York
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I took a shot and booked this hotel for three days based on the fact that they have an indoor waterpark. NOT a good idea! When I arrived, I was told the park tickets were not included and would be extra. I knew before hand that there were packages available online and spoke to a rep who told me the...

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I apologize for the condition of the room you were assigned. We would have been happy to switch you to another room that you found to be acceptable, had you made us aware of your concerns during your stay. As a clarification, the Caribbean Indoor Water Park is open weekends only and is open year round. This information is readily...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying here with family this weekend, I was very nervous based on previous reviews. I wasn't expecting much, just hoping it was at least clean. I was so surprised to see how big and clean the rooms were. The staff, especially Danielle and Annelisese at the front desk, were all super sweet and very helpful. We never had a problem...

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and that our staff provided excellent service; excellent customer service is a priority of our staff. I am also glad to hear that your family had a great time at the Caribbean Indoor Water Park, attached to our hotel. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to host your...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at the Budget Inn! It was inexpensive and a great weekend get away. Pros: - The water park - you have to pay extra for the water park package, but it was a very nice well kept indoor water park. - The room was clean and the beds were comfortable, no complaints. - The breakfast was...

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us. I am also glad to hear that your family had a great time at the Caribbean Indoor Water Park, attached to our hotel. The free hot breakfast is a popular feature of our hotel and is always a hit with families. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the kids and grandkids for a weekend. They had a fantastic time in the waterpark, though the adults thought the water was a bit chilly, but that didnt stop any of the kids. They loved it. The hotel was surprisingly clean, beds were comfortable. Hotel could use a face lift its old and showing the age but we...

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and that our staff provided excellent service; excellent customer service is a priority of our staff. I am also glad to hear that your family had a great time at the Caribbean Indoor Water Park, attached to our hotel. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to host your...

Norwood,Pa.
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My grandson and I went to the Budget Host Inn for a over night get away. our room was clean and comfortable. The hotel is an older building and could use some attention and fresh paint. Our room was nice except the bathroom ceiling the paint was peeling to the point of falling on you in the shower. the rest...

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us. I am also glad to hear that your family had a great time at the Caribbean Indoor Water Park, attached to our hotel. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to host your family and I look forward to seeing you during your next stay with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I chose this hotel at the last minute for an Anniversary weekend getaway. We arrived and checked in around 5pm. We went to our room, quickly dropped off our things and headed out for dinner. We returned from dinner and attempted to use our room key to open the outside door to get into the hotel...it didnt...

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear that we did not meet your expectations on your last stay with us. We strive very hard to make each guests stay as pleasant as possible. I'm sorry you felt we fell short this time, but I invite you to return to give us another chance. I look forward to having you stay with us again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Basic accommodation but great value when you include the waterpark with your stay. Decent selection at the free breakfast buffet, waffles, eggs, sausage, cereals, yogurt, breads. Get there early though because it gets busy. Waterpark is basic but great for younger kids.

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us. I am also glad to hear that your family had a great time at the Caribbean Indoor Water Park, attached to our hotel. The free hot breakfast is a popular feature of our hotel and is always a hit with families. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to...

Morrisville, PA, United States
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We are currently on our last night of a weekend stay at Budget Inn & Suites. This hotel has a lot going for it. The indoor water park is small, but offers plenty of fun for families. Within walking distance, you'll find a Dunkin Donuts, Wawa, McDonald's, and Five Guys Burgers. You're just a few blocks away from Dutch Wonderland...

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vincent b, Manager at Budget Host Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thanks for reviewing your recent visit with us. I am glad that you and your family had fun in the Caribbean Indoor Water Park, attached to our hotel. Concerning the items you got from the vending machines, these machines are not owned or serviced/stocked by the hotel, but we have since contacted those vendors and they have come out and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Budget Host Inn & Suites

Address: 2100 Lincoln Hwy E, Lancaster, PA 17602-1110
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Lancaster County > Lancaster
Price Range: $112 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Budget Host Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Budget Host Hotel Lancaster
Howard Johnson Hotel Lancaster
Lancaster Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson Lancaster Pa
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“All standard rooms have 2 queen beds, full bath, tv, and fridge.”
 of 5 bubbles mcrol032980, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go to the Wingate Hotel instead. Save your money and time. They treat their guests poorly.”
 of 5 bubbles michelet91, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in a room just off the pool on the first floor. That halls was great for kids getting to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles 201LindaA, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor less noise..”
 of 5 bubbles yolandaa422, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Book the room in the 1st building it is closest to the indoor pool and breakfast room”
 of 5 bubbles cmandy29, 3 May 2016 | Read review
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