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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped at the Howard Johnson on our way to Orlando. We were impressed with the friendly staff that greeted us upon check in. We stayed in the renovated rooms and we were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the room. Everything looked brand new- furniture, beds and the bathroom. The rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated with bright and...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great stay in their renovated room. Was very happy with the cleanliness of the room and comfort of mattress. The service was good and staff was friendly. Check-in process was quick. Breakfast was good in the morning was surprised that they included eggs and sausage in their buffet. Would definitely stay here again.

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Saint Cloud, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bathrooms were dirty and unsanitary! It took over an hour to check in because of a booking error. Room aeemed to be under construction. Light falling off of the headboard and let's not forget the beautiful screw that was holding the blinds shut and such a pain to get back on once it fell. Never again!

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Ravi J, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Florence, responded to this review

Dear 777betsyv, We are almost in our final stages of renovation and would like to invite all our guests to come and enjoy not only the service but the product they deserve in the very near future. I believe that you called central reservation to book the room after midnight and hence they booked you for next day. It is...

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can tell that they try, but it is so old and worn out that it just isn't able to be cleaned. The staff were very nice. It wasn't gross, but most people would not be satisfied especially for the price.

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Ravi J, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Florence, responded to this review

Dear M6489TJkellyg, We are almost in our final stages of renovation and would like to invite all our guests to come and enjoy not only the service but the product they deserve in the very near future.

Augusta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really hate giving a review like this but this place was completely disgusting. The bed sheets and comforter were out of the 1950's. The carpet was old, worn, and torn in several places. The paint was coming off of the walls everywhere to include the bathtub so I didn't even feel comfortable taking a shower in it. There was...

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Ravi J, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Florence, responded to this review

Dear N3686LFanam, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We apologize for your inconvenience and your feedback helps us to coach and retrain our staff. We are almost in our final stages of renovation and would like to invite all our guests to come and enjoy not only the service but the product they deserve in the...

Matawan, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So the lobby nice. So was the woman at the door. And the pool. Then i got to the room via the rusty broken stairs and wish i had a black light to avoid any DNA from hookers, crack heads and any other vile creatures that may have stayed there. Room 221 to be exact. There were stains on every...

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Ravi J, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Florence, responded to this review

Dear josephz239, Thank you for your valuable feedback. We are almost in our final stages of renovation and would like to invite all our guests to come and enjoy not only the service but the product they deserve in the very near future.

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They are going to renovate in march they should close it was so musty the carpet was filthy the toilet made funny noises it was so close to the wall the bed was clean staff in the morning not friendly the toaster bearly worked small breakfast.

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Ravi J, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Florence, responded to this review

Dear alexmackeigan, We are almost in our final stages of renovation and would like to invite all our guests to come and enjoy not only the service but the product they deserve in the very near future. Regardless of renovation challenges, our staff continue to provide the service our guests deserve and we were surprised to learn that you found...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BRAND NEW RENOVATED ROOMS!!! Featuring HOT Breakfast with Eggs,Sausages, Waffles, and Much More. Located right off of I-95. Surrounded by Restaurant, Entertainment and Shopping Complexes. Minutes away from Darlington Raceway, Florence Airport & McLeod Hospital. Upgraded amenities include High Speed WiFi, Microwave, & Fridge in each room. Plus an outdoor pool for some family fun! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Inn Florence

Address: 2038 W Lucas St, Florence, SC 29501
Region: United States > South Carolina > Florence
Price Range: $86 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Inn Florence 2*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Knights Inn Florence
Ramada Hotel Florence
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