$67 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Nov 10, 2014 Check-out: Nov 13, 2014

Howard Johnson Inn Jackson

3 stars
1292 Vann Dr, Jackson, TN 38305
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.3
out of 5
24 reviews
passing through

Extremely nice staff. Great location. Lots of food and shopping nearby. See full review

  • mommyrachel
  • Jul 21, 2014
Friendly Clean very accommodating great stay

It was wonderful . The room was very comfortable and nice for business . The staff was very helpful... See full review

  • Mommy2boys
  • Apr 27, 2013
The Howard Johnson Inn Jackson hotel is a great destination for all travelers to the Jackson TN area. The hotel boasts new 37 inch flat screen TVs in each room, along with a microwave/refrigerator combination, free high speed Wi-Fi internet, iron and ironing board, hair dryer, and a gourmet coffee service. Also you will find a complimentary continental breakfast, fitness center, and outdoor swimming pool. Jackson is located between Nashville and Memphis, and offers a host of well-known restaurants as well as many local favorites. We are home to Union University, Lane College, the University of Memphis/Lambuth, Jackson State College, and Freed-Hardeman University. Our hotel is located right off I-40 in the Columns, a commercial subdivision that houses many good restaurants and lots of shopping. Area attractions include Casey Jones Village, Cypress Grove Nature Park, Intl Rockabilly Hall of Fame, and Pringles Park. Two pets up to 25 lbs are allowed for a non-refundable charge of 20 USD per pet per night.

Hotel Map

35.6627 -88.8606
Area description
Business district

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Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Free local telephone calls
Elevators
Ice machine
Activities
Outdoor pool
Exercise gym
Dining
Coffee maker in room
Vending machines
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Express checkout
Security
Wake-up service
FAX
Conference facilities
Copy service
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Free parking
Outdoor parking
Bus parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Accessible parking
Room
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk with lamp
Free newspaper
Microwave
Over sized rooms
TV remote control
Cribs available
Ironing board

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 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 (24)

Ratings and reviews for Howard Johnson Inn Jackson

Overall score

3.3 / 5
5.01.0
24 out of 24
Amenities:
3.3
Room cleanliness:
3.6
Hotel staff:
3.9
Room comfort:
3.4
Location:
4
Value:
3.3

75% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
WFTXnight
Business
Wichita Falls TX
Oct 14, 2014

short night

Beds were hard as a rock. Air conditioning didn't work at night when needed the most. Nice area for the location of this place.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
LETraveler
Business
Texas
Oct 8, 2014

One of the worst nights we've spent in a hotel

The room is in dire need of an upgrade! The bed was very hard. It was like sleeping on a board. The room was not very clean. We did not cover up with the sheets. I mentioned this to the person when I checked out, and she did not appear to be too concerned. This is the worst night we have spent in a hotel.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
barker185
Business
Mitchell, IN
Oct 7, 2014

Nice stop over

Clean room in nice area. Great place to stay over while we went to Ole Miss football game. About 2 hours to game

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
W50SG9
Business
ohio
Aug 11, 2014

Night stay

I stayed here for the night on the way home from a trip. The hotel was clean and nice. I had no problem with anything here.

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

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Inn Jackson

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
mommyrachel
Business
louisville ky
Jul 21, 2014

passing through

Extremely nice staff. Great location. Lots of food and shopping nearby.

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

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Inn Jackson

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Lidia Beer
Business
Dallas, TX
May 27, 2014

No Complaints

The hotel was clean, comfortable and quiet, staff friendly, breakfast okay. Only had cereal, coffee, juice, waffles, some fruit and danishes. Good value for the money. I would recommend an evening at the hotel - good location to restaurants.

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

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Mexican restaurant very close

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Review of Howard Johnson Inn Jackson

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Middle aged trekkers
Business
Milwaukee WI
May 7, 2014

Pleasantly surprised

I feel that my bad experience at a Howard Johnsons years ago in Washington DC is what kept me from trying it again, till now. I am pleasantly surprised that it turned out really well. Good pricing and good location and the staff nice enough, breakfast continental but nice enough. Room was just right, only thing they forgot is to pick up dirty towels, but did deliver clean ones each day. They also did provide in room microwave and fridge so that was helpful. I have to ding them because the free wi fi was so intermittent as to be not really useful. Other than that, was pleasant and would definitely stay there again.

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

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Inn Jackson

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Mommy2boys
Business
Memphis Tn
Apr 27, 2013

Friendly Clean very accommodating great stay

It was wonderful . The room was very comfortable and nice for business . The staff was very helpful . Located next to great shopping and resturaunts. Right off of I 40. Breakfast every morning couldn't have been better. The recliner in your room is just like home.

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

Business

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Review of Howard Johnson Inn Jackson

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Milo butterfingers
Business
Northwest Arkansas
Feb 16, 2013

Great value and location

You get what you pay for...breakfast is below average and amenities limited but motel is clean and inexpensive and in a great location.

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

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

Close to Buffalo Wild Wings , walking distance, and other shops and dining spots.

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Review of Howard Johnson Inn Jackson

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
sheepsnot
Business
Nashville, TN
Sep 3, 2012

Unclean

The assistant manager was terrific, very courteous and professional. That was the best feature this hotel had to offer. The luggage trolleys were filthy, as if they has spent a season outside. The carpet throughout was very dirty as well. I suspect construction workers are never told to remove their boots. I would never allow my carpets to get this bad. There was a large cardboard box in the 2nd floor hallway, tossed there by someone and cleaned up by no one. The room was dingy. My wife looked for the closet and there was none. The clothes rack is bolted to the wall. The bathroom was very small and the toilet paper roll was almost empty. The floor molding was fitted by an amateur and much of the grout was missing in the tiles. The place was built poorly. The sheets had not been changed; they had hair on them. The room did have a frig and microwave, stacked on top of each other like in a dorm room. When I asked for a room change, the assistant manager was very kind and cooperative, but the trip to the 2nd room was an experience in itself because of the nasty carpet. It was a $33 room for three times the price.

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

Business

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