HOWARD JOHNSON

3052 Marnie Ave., Waterloo, IA 50701 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
2.0 Star Suburban Hotel in Black Hawk County
42.46921 -92.3937
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3.5/5

Based on 296 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an indoor pool
  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 15.6%!
  • Hotel has 54 rooms
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check out time: 11:00am
  • Group booking rating of 9.5/10

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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

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"Excellent"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Easy to find and clean rooms.
(Group coordinator, booked 10 rooms), from US flag
25-Oct-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Oct 24 to Sun Oct 26 2014 at a $67.00 group rate (32% discount).

Customer Reviews of Howard Johnson

3.5 out of 5. Based on 296 guest reviews, Average

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!!

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
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
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
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)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$10.00 per pet, per night charge.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • 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
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • 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

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

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

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

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Seasonality and Projections at Howard Johnson

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