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Forest Grove, Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed here twice when visiting my son and new grandson in Madison. The hotel is always clean and the staff is friendly and helpful. There is a beautiful swimming pool and hot tub and a great exercise room. If you like to walk, it's in a safe neighborhood with sidewalks. But the best thing about it is the...

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Springville, Utah
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Big Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Average hotel in all areas except the housekeeping staff. They were loud and started knocking on doors at 8:15 a.m. To see if they needed anything. Not all guests are up and out early! I did wake up and go put out my Do not Disturb sign but the walls are thin and I could hear them laughing and talking...

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Cullowhee, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

These rooms could be cleaner. The floor plan is confusing. The gym facility is nice. I have to add that Mike was the absolute highlight of the stay. Every morning when I went down for breakfast, Mike was there with a warm welcome. He was entertaining to the young and old. At the end of breakfast, he sent you off,...

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Racine, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The staff at this facility are very out going and have an obvious positive attitude. The room was comfortable except the pillows not as soft as home. Breakfast was delicious and well prepared. The refuse container for plates etched was in the area we were seated and a regular 55 gal bucket. All and all a good experience especially being...

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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

8.30 am housekeeping enter my room stand infront of me while i was in intimate position and ask me if i was checking out? are you for real check out was at 12 and when i adress the front desk girl all she had to say was sorry are you kidding me?

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this hotel because I needed somewhere inexpensive. I was greeted in the lobby by Megan, and was instantly at ease. She had a wonderful smile and witty sarcasm that made me feel comfortable. The room was large and clean. Food options for delivery were good. I will update after breakfast.

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Appleton Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came for the value, and will come back because it was clean and nice with excellent staff and fabulous breakfast. If you're looking for the latest in decor and HVAC, this is not for you, but it's a great hotel with wonderful staff.

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Yusra S, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of Howard Johnson Plaza Madison. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay and that our staff made your stay pleasant! I am looking forward to having you again as a guest in our hotel. I will share this review with all staff members, Again, thank you for choosing Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel. Warm...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With the largest indoor pool in town and one of the best room rates, our full-service Howard Johnson Madison hotel is located near Dane County Regional Airport with airport shuttle service available. Our Madison, WI, hotel offers easy access to Interstates 39, 90 and 94, with easy access for events at Lake Mendota, UW Madison, the state capitol and Alliant Energy Center. Enjoy our enormous game room, work out in the fitness center, or a soak in the whirlpool during your stay. Guest room amenities include free Wi-Fi Internet access and refrigerators are available upon request. Handicapped-accessible rooms are available at our pet-friendly Madison, Wisconsin, hotel, and there is parking for your truck, bus or RV. Room service is available or you can enjoy a meal at the Northwood's Bar & Grill, our on-site restaurant. After a sound sleep, start fresh with complimentary Rise and Dine continental breakfast with a hot buffet before heading out. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison

Address: 3841 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53704-3648
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Madison
Price Range: €70 - €123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison 2.5*
Number of rooms: 197
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Howard Johnson Madison Hotel Madison
Madison Howard Johnson
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Madison
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“Request a room toward the front of hotel. There are no luggage carts around back of hotel, and it's a long walk to the front and amenities.”
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“ask for a room near entrance 5, very quiet and away from noisy bar and lobby area.”
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  • Water stains in the ceiling above my bed.
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“Rooms on upper floor have less smell from the pool area.”
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“All hotel rooms in Wisconsin are non-smoking”
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