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Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Madison

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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Kenosha
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great staff. Breakfast was good. Wifi was terrible, rooms were dirty and poorly kept up/outdated. Building seemed older and more run down.

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La Crosse, WI
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

At first look I thought dated. Front desk service was fast, friendly and informative. Got to my room and thought pretty nice for an older (large) hotel. Nice and comfortable room for a good night's sleep. Spacious bathroom. The hotel bar had great drink specials/prices. they even had a small food menu. The pool was HUGE and even had a...

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Waterford, Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Requested quiet hall and got it. Fan and heat set to minimum were cooking me at 3:30am. Breakfast was nice; French toast, potatoes, eggs, sausage, and apples were all overdone. Room for improvement.

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La Valle, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had already planned on letting you know my experience. Not only dirty and in need of updating in the lobby, lots of clutter around, but the desk person had a difficult time assisting me with how to get to my room. My first room was on the main floor and way down the hall, and had a broken door...

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Two Rivers, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where should we start? The people at the front desk were unbelievable. They couldn't provide a new remote for our room or batteries for it, they don't answer the phone, I had to plunge my own toilet and they were less than hospitable. There was a party going on that took over the entire lobby and pool area, not to...

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menomonie,wi
Reviewed 1 week ago

The people, rooms, breakfast, pool, hot tub- all outstanding. The hallways and carpet need a good deep clean and it would be a 5 star in my book. The pool is Huge and heated. SO NICE. Great exercise room and a game room attached to the pool. We didn't try the bar area because we had to meet up with...

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Rothschild, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiance and I have stayed at this classic "Ho Jo" a number of times. It's always very quiet and relaxing. They've got the best pool in Madison, it is absolutely huge! There is also a nice big hot tub where we love to unwind after a long work week. The location is perfect, with a ton of great restaurants...

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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
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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: €69 - €141 (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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“Rooms close to the pool are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles bethr103, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“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.”
 of 5 bubbles 2scotth, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room near entrance 5, very quiet and away from noisy bar and lobby area.”
 of 5 bubbles vacationsareus29, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't, just don't”
  • Ice bucket
  • Water stains in the ceiling above my bed.
 of 5 bubbles assunda, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on upper floor have less smell from the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles 781irenes, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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