Howard Johnson

3052 Marnie Ave., Waterloo, IA 50701 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Property
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  • Our hotel comes with an indoor pool
  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 5.2%!
  • Hotel has 54 rooms
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Hotel has 6 suites
  • Check in time: 3;00pm
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group booking rating of 10.0/10

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Local Attractions

UNI Dome, Cedar Valley Bike Trails, Lost Island Waterpark, Isle of Capri Casino, John Deere Tours, 5 minutes from Waterloo Shopping Hub or 10 minutes from Cedar Falls shopping hub.

Verified Reviews of Howard Johnson

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Very quiet and peaceful.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
19-May-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat May 18 to Sun May 19 2019 at a $64.80 average nightly rate.
3.5 out of 5. Based on 373 guest reviews

Property Description

Breathe easy in the joyful environment of our Howard Johnson. Conveniently located off Hwy 20 just minutes to the Cedar Valley Soccer Complex, Cedar Valley Nature Trails, and Irv Warren Golf Course. Near John Deere, University of Northern Iowa, and Cedar Falls. Easily accessible to Lost Island Water Park, Isle of Capri Casino, Crossroads Shopping Mall, Hawkeye Community College, and downtown businesses. Enjoy free evening snacks and complimentary hearty breakfast with hot items such as biscuits with sausage gravy and fresh Belgian waffles. This property features free high-speed wireless Internet in every room, indoor pool, coin-operated laundry, and a hospitality room perfect for small gatherings. Contact the hotel for details. A variety of room types range from relaxing traditional rooms to intimate whirlpool suites and are complemented by Serta pillow-top beds, cable with HBO & ESPN, in-room coffee, and hair dryers. This property offers convenience, comfort, and value to business and leisure travelers alike. Enjoy extras like free faxes, copies, and local phone calls. Go Happy Go HoJo!!

Green Sustainability

Linen Reuse, Paper cups, energy-efficient lighting, water saving shower heads

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3;00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2010
Floors: 2
Rooms: 54
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 44
Handicap Rooms: 1
Rooms with 1 Bed: 25
Rooms with 2 Beds: 22
Suites: 6
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 2.0 Mi
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
Indoor Heated Pool close until further notice
Policies / Expenses
Before 4:00 pm day before arrival for individuals and 10 days for groups
Nightly Parking: Free
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Additional Room Fees: 1.00 Per Night (Destination Marketing Fee)

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

From Waterloo Regional Airport & Livingston Airport: Start out going west on Airport Blvd. Turn left to stay on Airport Blvd. Merge onto US-218 South/Washington St. Take Ansborough Ave exit (#182). Turn right onto Ansborough Ave. Turn right on US-63/Sergent Rd. Turn left onto Ridgeway Ave. Make a hard right on Marnie Ave. (First right after turning onto Ridgeway Ave.)

Local Shuttle Info: Taxi Services are available at guest expense

Breakfast Information

Complimentary hot breakfast includes Sausages, eggs, biscuits and gravy, Belgium waffles, muffins, honey buns and a variety of cereal

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
$20.00 per pet, per night charge.

Parking Info

Free Parking

Internet / WiFI

Free High Speed WIFI

Cleaning Policies

Hand Sanitizers are available in public areas. All rooms are fogged and thoroughly sanitized after each stay.

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.

Seasonality and Projections at Howard Johnson

Rate fluctuations of Howard Johnson

This chart illustrates fluctuations of sleeping room prices for both our group quotes and the best online individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 16.1% in the month of March 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $88 in the month of March 2018. 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 in a month when rates are lower.

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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 54 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Howard Johnson?

Complimentary hot breakfast includes Sausages, eggs, biscuits and gravy, Belgium waffles, muffins, honey buns and a variety of cereal

What parking is available at Howard Johnson?

Free Parking

How much does internet cost?

Free High Speed WIFI

Is there a pool at Howard Johnson?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Indoor Heated Pool close until further notice.


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