$51 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jan 18, 2015 Check-out: Jan 21, 2015

Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

2 stars
709 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY 40209
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
2.9
out of 5
60 reviews
THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It Was Greatttttttttt,,,, we had a early FLIGHT out an the STAFF was GREAT!!! the LOCATION great... See full review

  • lady2013
  • Jan 6, 2014
Louisville

It was quite perfect for what I needed. My daughter and grandbaby would have liked a little bit... See full review

  • Dancing Diva GA
  • Sep 16, 2014
Take the family on a fun trip to this Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport ideally located just off Interstate 264 near the Louisville International Airport with complimentary 24-hour shuttle service. Have a great day at the state fair at Kentucky Exposition Center, roller coasters at Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom amusement park, horseracing at Churchill Downs racetrack, or football at Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium. Tour the University of Louisville, or the Louisville Slugger Museum. Start your day energized with a complimentary Rise and Dine continental breakfast, and then let the 24-hour front desk service help plan your day. Take advantage of guest laundry and complimentary parking. Relax in the lobby as you check email with the complimentary wireless Internet access and enjoy the copy and fax services available for your convenience. Suites, smoke-free and handicapped-accessible rooms are available. Pets are welcome at this lodging.

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Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Free local telephone calls
Elevators
Ice machine
Dining
Coffee maker in room
Vending machines
Services
24 hour front desk
Guest laundromat
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
FAX
Copy service
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Parking
Outdoor parking
Bus parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Room
Safe
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk with lamp
Microwave
TV remote control
Cribs available
Ironing board

Nearby points of interest

  • Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center: 0.3 mi
  • Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom: 0.4 mi
  • Farmington: 0.9 mi
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium: 1.3 mi
  • Churchill Downs: 1.6 mi
  • Kentucky Derby Museum: 1.8 mi
  • Louisville Zoo: 2.1 mi
  • The Speed Art Museum: 2.1 mi
  • Louisville Mega Cavern: 2.3 mi
  • Old Louisville: 3 mi
  • Iroquois Park: 3.3 mi
  • Cherokee Park: 3.7 mi
  • Cave Hill Cemetery: 4.1 mi
  • Fourth Street Live!: 4.3 mi
  • Kentucky International Convention Center: 4.5 mi
  • Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center: 0.3 mi
  • Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom: 0.4 mi
  • Farmington: 0.9 mi
  • Papa John's Cardinal Stadium: 1.3 mi
  • Churchill Downs: 1.6 mi
  • Kentucky Derby Museum: 1.8 mi
  • Louisville Zoo: 2.1 mi
  • The Speed Art Museum: 2.1 mi
  • Louisville Mega Cavern: 2.3 mi
  • Old Louisville: 3 mi
  • Iroquois Park: 3.3 mi
  • Cherokee Park: 3.7 mi
  • Cave Hill Cemetery: 4.1 mi
  • Fourth Street Live!: 4.3 mi
  • Kentucky International Convention Center: 4.5 mi
  • Louisville Slugger Field: 4.5 mi
  • KFC Yum! Center: 4.6 mi
  • Actors Theatre of Louisville: 4.6 mi
  • Louisville Waterfront Park: 4.7 mi
  • Louisville Science Center: 4.7 mi
  • Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory: 4.7 mi
  • Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft: 4.8 mi
  • The Kentucky Center and Brown Theatre: 4.8 mi
  • Frazier History Museum: 4.8 mi
  • Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind: 4.8 mi
  • Flame Run Glass Studio and Gallery: 4.9 mi
  • Historic Frankfort Avenue: 4.9 mi
  • Waverly Hills Sanatorium: 6.8 mi
  • Bluegrass Indoor Karting: 10.5 mi
  • Freedom Hall: 225.9 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
02:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (60)

Ratings and reviews for Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Overall score

2.9 / 5
5.01.0
60 out of 60
Amenities:
2.7
Room cleanliness:
3.3
Hotel staff:
3.8
Room comfort:
3.3
Location:
4
Value:
3.5

67% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Dancing Diva GA
Business
Chatsworth, GA
Sep 16, 2014

Louisville

It was quite perfect for what I needed. My daughter and grandbaby would have liked a little bit more, like a pool.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Money-saving tip: Short drive from hotel

Turn to the left out of the hotel rather than right to save $.30/gal in gas.

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
DarrenR
Business
Indiana
Jun 15, 2014

Business

Decent stay but tried to up charge me the following week

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
lady2013
Business
Pikeville KY
Jan 6, 2014

THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It Was Greatttttttttt,,,, we had a early FLIGHT out an the STAFF was GREAT!!! the LOCATION great for early flights ! we stay here each time the family comes to Louisville the rooms are great everything about this hotel is the best for our family we would not stay anywhere else Thank You very much for making our HOLIDAYS BETTER!!!!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Time-saving tip: In Hotel

It is just a great hotel all around !!!!

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Seattle weary one
Business
Seattle, WA
Aug 28, 2013

Barely acceptable

There was a sign that said "If your room is not acceptable, tell us immediately and we will move you or give you a refund". I should have taken this more seriously. There are many other hotels in this area, choose one of them.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
1
Location:
3
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Retired Army Wife
Business
Cypress, Texas
Jul 25, 2013

Conference trip

Could have been cleaner. For staying almost a week no clean sheets. Towels were very thin.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Pixie 55
Business
Louisville
Jul 22, 2013

Pits

There was continual noise from the hallway, the room was dirty and poorly kept. The free breakfast was not available until 8:00 well after I had to leave at 7:00 and then it would have been cereal and coffee.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
1
Location:
1
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
A Wonderfest Attendee
Business
New Haven
May 21, 2013

Excellent service, perfect for a short stay

This is by far the best value for the location! If you are flying-in, just call the front desk when you are ready to step out of the airport, and a shuttle will come pick you up within minutes! Breakfast is simple, yet enough to get you started. One thing to be aware of is that the hotel is within reasonable walking distance to restaurants, but sidewalks are not always present in this rather active traffic area. Buy you always have the option to have your food delivered.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Ecuaprof
Business
Indiana
Feb 24, 2013

Business trip

Fine for business travel. Clean room. Breakfast was very sparse, but the price was right.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
arrow man
Business
louivlle kent.
Jan 15, 2013

business trip

hotel was iin the right spot , quick pick up from the airport, olny problem, no hot water 1st morning they did get it fixed for the second day

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
2
Location:
3
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Winners1
Business
missouri city, texas
Nov 24, 2012

price per night too high for amenities.

The staff was Very nice, friendly and willing to please. Almost like being at home. In spite of distance from where I needed to go, if I had my car I would stay again if I got a better rate. I would prefer a 3 or 4 star hotel for the price paid.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
1
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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