Howard Johnson Inn Kingston

686 Princess Street, Kingston, Canada  show map
 2 stars
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Howard Johnson Inn Kingston

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Picnic area/ Tables

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Refrigerator on request

Microwave on request

Overview

The 2-star Howard Johnson Inn Kingston is set just 2.1 km from Fort Henry, Wolfe Island and Kingston 1000 Islands Cruises. This family hotel was opened in 1969 and renovated in 2011.

Its location next to a ferry port allows to see a church, a museum and a cathedral in Kingston. Howard Johnson Inn Kingston is within about 30 minutes' walk of the center of Kingston.

Kingston airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Howard Johnson Inn Kingston.

Rooms

The hotel's non-smoking rooms are appointed with free Wi-Fi, ironing facilities, cable TV, an iPod dock and a laptop safe. Guests can make use of a bathtub, free toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A solid breakfast is served daily. The restaurant entices with dishes of seasonal cuisine. The sports bar serves tea and coffee. Serving both food and drinks, Ho-Lee-Chow and Gino's Pizza & Spaghetti are situated around 200 meters from the property.

Services

Howard Johnson Inn Kingston offers a business centre, a meeting room and a photocopier along with 24-hour front desk, wake up service and housekeeping.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include a playroom and a pool.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   64.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Exterior corridors

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Darts

Services

  • Housekeeping

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator on request
  • Microwave on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Howard Johnson Inn Kingston Kingston location
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Hotel Address:

686 Princess Street, Kingston, Canada

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City Center
  • Kingston
    2.9 km
Airports
  • Kingston (YGK)
    7.6 km
Restaurants
  • Ho-Lee-Chow (cuisine: Chinese)
    190 m
  • Oriental Restaurant (cuisine: Asian)
    470 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    64

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Rooms and availability

Howard Johnson Inn Kingston photos Room
Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 1 Queen-size bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

Enjoy a balcony view from our non-smoking guest room, offering 2 queen beds with room for up to 4 guests. Stream your favorite programs with free high-speed WiFi or watch a variety of shows on cable TV. Air conditioning, ensures comfort throughout your stay.

Pool Side Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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Room Description:

This non-smoking guest room offers 2 queen beds with room for up to 4 guests. Stream your favorite programs with free high-speed WiFi or watch a variety of shows on cable TV.

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Enjoy a balcony view from our non-smoking suite, offering 1 king bed with room for up to 3 guests and includes refrigerator. Stream your favorite programs with free high-speed WiFi or watch a variety of shows on cable TV. Air conditioning, iron/ironing board ensures comfort throughout your stay.

Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Queen-size beds

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Room Description:

sofa bed, free breakfast, free Wi-Fi, and flat screen TV

Family Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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Room Description:

with sofa bed, free breakfast, free Wi-Fi, and flat screen TV

Howard Johnson Inn Kingston Location

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Local attractions

  • Museum of Health Care1.9 km
    32 George Street, Kingston
  • St. George's Cathedral2.0 km
    270 King Street East, Kingston
  • City Hall2.1 km
    216 Ontario Street, Kingston
  • Correctional Service of Canada Museum1.9 km
    555 King Street West, Kingston
  • Kingston Waterfront2.1 km
    Ontario Street, Kingston

Near the hotel

  • Royal Military College Museum320 m
    Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston
  • Agnes Etherington Art Centre1.5 km
    University Avenue at Bader Lane, Kingston

Restaurants nearby

  • Ho-Lee-Chow190 m

    Address: 689 Princess St # A
    Phone: (613) 547-1133

    Cuisine: Chinese

  • The Star Diner510 m

    Address: 849 Princess street

    86% likes this, based on 20 reviews
    Cuisine: Canadian

  • China Doll Restaurant & Tavern520 m

    Address: 563 Princess St
    Phone: (613) 542-9331

    78% likes this, based on 22 reviews

  • Oriental Restaurant470 m

    Address: 842 Princess Street
    Phone: (613) 549-7685

    68% likes this, based on 7 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian

  • Gino's Pizza & Spaghetti520 m

    Address: 557 Princess St
    Phone: (613) 542-4444

    63% likes this, based on 17 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    64

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Howard Johnson Inn Kingston Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Howard Johnson Inn Kingston

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 281 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.0

    From outside it didn't look like much for the room was really nice. They also have a swimming pool. The staff was nice.

    I got there very late and nobody was there. There was a phone for emergencies, but it was broken...When we finally got it to work, the guy said all the rooms were taken, even though we had a reservation. He said there was one left so we figured it was ours, but he said he usually gets a reservation sheet, which he didn'T....Glad we could get a room, but it felt quite disorganized.... The room's floor was greasy. Still nice overall!

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    The staff was helpful.

    Cleaness of the room could be improved. Daily cleaning of the bath and sinks is a must. The carpet was vaccumed before our arrival, but corners were cut. The mattress has seen better days. The internet connection is intermittent. The Continental breakfast was basic. But overall, fair value for our money.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    room ok, outside area is run down and not as expected.in fact, had appearance of a worn out city motel.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    We went for the museums and to go to Wolfe Island. It was a great place to stay, very clean, just renovated, came with breakfast as well for such a great price. It was a bit of a walk however to the water but if you are young it wont bother you...we drove around.

    It was still under construction while we were there. They offer continental breaskfast but I didnt feel like eating there as they had work being done where the break fast was being held. It seemed all very nice however besides that.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The pool

    I think you can be refresh the office place because it's old and little durty place .It's the place where sit for breakfast.The cup of coffee is not recycling matérial

  • Couple
    8.2

    The room we had was completely updated and very modern.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    The gentleman on afternoons was very knowledgeable to the surrounding area and very helpful. The bed was excellent, the linen could use updating. Looked very old. The renovations were nice but the rooms we stayed in weren't finished, we liked the the breakfast.

    The outside scared the living daylights out of me. If I hadn't been charged for this hotel I would have left based on the appearance alone. The gentleman showed us to our rooms and they looked ok at first glance. Upon settling in we noticed renovations were not complete in the rooms and the bedding looked to be 10 years old. they said they had a pool but it wasn`t passed by the city.

  • Couple
    9.2

    Friendly staff, clean, nice looking room, free parking at hotel too.

    Room had been revenovated and there were some finihing off they needed to do to the room (ie filling a crack or painting a small unpainted part) though the work needed was small and really didnt affact our stay.

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    We didn"t find anything worth while with this hotel. The staff said that the hotel had been updated and if so it was poorly done. Stains on the carpet and comforter on bed also had stains and appeared to be very old. Would not recommend you stay there not a nice part of town

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Very little.

    Very basic and uninspiring motel in the wrong part of town.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Hotel room was clean and quiet. Never heard anything all night. We've been to a lot of hotels over the last 10 years and never had a better sleep. Very happy with our stay!

    The only negative issue was the location of the hotel itself wasn't the greatest neighbourhood.

  • Single
    7.8

    It was reasonably priced, and the rooms whee clean

    The lobby is in rough shape and the area for the continental breakfast need some work.

  • Couple
    6.6

    It is a clear place.

    The bed is pretty high,the air condition is too noise to sleep. The breakfast is too late to service.

  • Single
    8.8

    Staff friendly, room big and clean, downtown but location remote and awary from community

    Not enough lights in it. Kind of dark

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The beds were very comfy. Rooms were newly renovated. Two sinks was nice.

    The toilet paper was very thin, they need to upgrade. Also there was no blow dryer, this may have been an oversight, I didn't call the front desk as we needed to hit the road..

How to reach hotel

hotel Howard Johnson Inn Kingston Kingston location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

686 Princess Street, Kingston, Canada

Get directions
City Center
  • Kingston
    2.9 km
Airports
  • Kingston (YGK)
    7.6 km
Restaurants
  • Ho-Lee-Chow (cuisine: Chinese)
    190 m
  • Oriental Restaurant (cuisine: Asian)
    470 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    64

Hotel Awards

CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKingstonHoward Johnson Inn Kingston

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in Canada

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