HOWARD JOHNSON HOTEL LAKELAND

939 West Robson St., Lakeland, FL 33805 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
2.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Polk County
28.08424-81.96874
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2.5/5

Based on 104 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool ready for use
  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 9.4%!
  • Hotel has 118 rooms
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check out time: 11:00am
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

Lakeland Square Mall, Lakeland Center, Lake Parker, Lakeland Antique district, Sun-N-Fun, Water Ski Museum, and Busch Gardens.

Customer Reviews of Howard Johnson Hotel Lakeland

2.5 out of 5. Based on 104 guest reviews, Poor

Property Description

Howard Johnson Executive Center: Free Continental Breakfast, Free wireless Internet Access, Swimming Pool, Lounge with entertainment and Business Center. 50 Restaurants within 1 mile from hotel. Lakeland Square Mall 1/2 mile from Hotel. Easy access from I-4.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:11:00am
Year of Last Renovation:2018
Floors:2
Rooms:118
Corridors:All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:96
Handicap Rooms:2
Rooms with 1 Bed:25
Rooms with 2 Beds:93
Suites:0
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2 View Spaces
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-Midnight
FEMA Approved:Yes
Pool Info:
Outdoor pool. Hours: 7AM - 10PM. 45ft X 27ft.
Ownership:Avakar Lakeland Hospitality LLC
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 Hours
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:12.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Additional Person Fee:10.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Up to 2 pets under 25 lbs are allowed for a non-refundable charge of $25 per pet per night. ADA certified service animals are also welcome at this hotel.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Tampa International Airport- Approx. $75.00 each way per cab. Orlando International Airport- Approx. 40 minutes from hotel.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free Continental Breakfast. Hours: 6AM - 9AM.

Parking Info

Free Parking for registered guests only.

Internet / WiFI

Free Wireless Internet Access.

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, Howard Johnson Lakeland, Howard Johnson

Seasonality and Projections at Howard Johnson Hotel Lakeland

Rate fluctuations of Howard Johnson Hotel Lakeland

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both our group quotes and the best individual traveler prices our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 39.6% in the month of February 2017 and the highest average individual rate is $138 in the month of April 2017. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Howard Johnson Hotel Lakeland in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Howard Johnson Hotel Lakeland

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Howard Johnson Hotel Lakeland.

Feel free to use the Howard Johnson Hotel Lakeland meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Lakeland event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Banquet Room 65 x 37 x 10 2300250/25033533015017512519/15--335300
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Banquet Room

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2300 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
65 x 37 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
Half Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$400.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$300.00 USD
Meeting Room 22 x 15 x 10 33027/271930161215--/--------
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Meeting Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
330 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
22 x 15 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
Half Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$200.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$150.00 USD

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