Hotel Howard Johnson Inn Florence

2038 West Lucas StreetFlorence29501USA
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About Hotel Howard Johnson Inn Florence

Located off Interstate 95, Hotel Howard Johnson Inn Florence offers simple, unfussy accommodation, six miles from Florence Museum and Magnolia Mall.

The simple rooms feature en suite bathrooms , free Wi-Fi, cable TV, as well as minifridges, microwaves  and coffeemakers. Some rooms include whirlpool tubs and sitting areas with pull-out sofas.

This is a pet-friendly hotel that features a business center, a fitness center and an outdoor pool. There's also a courtyard and BBQ facilities. A 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities and luggage storage are available. Wi-Fi is accessible freely in all public areas. Large-vehicle parking is also available.

The hotel serves complimentary continental breakfast. Coffee/tea is served all day in the lobby. Many local restaurants including La Fogata Florence and FATZ Arby's are close by.

Florence Civic Center is six miles from the Howard Johnson Inn Florence hotel. Darlington Raceway is nine miles away.


2038 West Lucas Street, Florence, SC, 29501, USA
Telephone: +1(843)6694241 | Fax: +1(843)6658883 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Fairly clean rooms

Guests liked the rooms which were relatively clean. They had all the necessary in-room amenities like refrigerators and microwaves in good condition. They felt the room was out of date, but adequate and well-kept for the price. They liked the placement of the sink in the separate area from the shower and the toilet.

Good breakfast, perfect location

Guests found the breakfast with eggs, sausages, waffles and oatmeal to be more than adequate. They liked the warm breakfast room, the service and cleanliness. Guests liked the location of the hotel off I-95 to be very convenient and close to restaurants. The area was quiet.

Friendly staff

Guests found the staff to be pleasant, friendly and helpful. They took care of the guests and catered to all their requests. They also found the manager to be very hospitable and friendly. They were satisfied with the courteous and efficient staff in the breakfast room.

Negative Reviews

Rooms need an update

Guests observed that the facility is in serious need of an update. They saw peeling wall paper and paint, and dirty and sticky carpets all over the hotel. The non-smoking rooms smelled of smoke. The room key did not work most of the time. They found mold all over the shower and wet spots on the ceiling. Door hinges were reportedly dirty, and tiles were cracked. They found that the fitted sheets did not fit the mattresses and pillows were small and square. They also had to request for clean towels every time.

Dirty laundry room

Guests found the laundry room to be dirty and dysfunctional most of the time

Breakfast room needs an update

Guests found that the dining area needs improvement in ceiling, tiles, tables and chairs.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1810 reviews across the web
8.1 /10
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8.1 out of 10 based on 1810 reviews