Howard Johnson

3311 Us Highway 98 North, Lakeland, FL 33805 United States (USA)
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2 Star Property
28.088 -81.941
+1-800-219-2797
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  • Includes an outdoor swimming pool
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 118 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • 2 suites in hotel
  • Check in: 3:00pm
  • Group friendly rating of 7.5/10
  • 5 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

The Lakeland Center, Marchant Stadium, Carpenter's Auditorium,Fantasy of flight,FSU, Lakeland Mall, 25 mins to Bush Gardens.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 6 guest reviews

Property Description

The Best Western Diplomat Inn & Conference Center is convenietly located between Tampa and Orlando off interstate 1-4 at exit 32,just 30 minutes from both Tampa and Orlando. We offer 24/7 business center with wireless internet,a complimentary full breakfast to our guest from 7am - 10am. Beautiful landscaped pool with a children pool close by. Fitness center for those that love to work out. We feature our Coconuts Comedy Lounge, with Special Comedians on Friday and Saturday with a discount cover charge for our hotel guest. We are located close to over 50 restaurants in the area. Something for everyone! We have a sales manager on site for your meeting needs. Most Audio Visual is on site.We do cater our banquets.We are now Serving Full dinners on Friday and Saturday nights.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2006
Floors: 2
Rooms: 118
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 61
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 5
Meeting Space: 4000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 4500 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 5pm-2am
Pool Info:
Outdoor pool. Hours: from dawn to dusk. 45ft X 27ft.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours before you arrive at the hotel for individuals and for groups one week
Nightly Parking: 00.0
Typical Group Deposit: 10%
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Additional Person Fee: 5.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Games room
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

35 minutes from tampa international and 45 minutes from orlando international.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

About Howard Johnson

  • Rise and Dine breakfast offering coffee, fruit juices, and baked goods
  • In-room coffee and High speed internet access in every room
  • Pet friendly at participating locations
  • Home Office Rooms ideal for business travelers which includes a work desk and a comfortable chair with a refrigerator and microwave

The Howard Johnson highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Best Western Diplomat Inn & Conference Center

FAQs about Howard Johnson

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Howard Johnson have?

There are 118 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Howard Johnson?

Yes, they have 5 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

Is there a gym at Howard Johnson?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there a pool at Howard Johnson?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Outdoor pool. Hours: from dawn to dusk. 45ft X 27ft..

Testimonials:

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"I found your website and service to be impeccable and completely enjoyable. It made our planning so easy!" L.M. - San Francisco, CA

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