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New Orleans
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114 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2011

First.....This hotel has changed names several times over the last few years. I believe that they think that you can't hit a moving target. I don't know if they are still associated with Wyndam hotels or not but when I stayed there it was a Wyndam hotel and they refused to honor many nights that I spent there on their... More 

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5 Thank BubbieTravel
Natchitoches
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26 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2011

My friend and I had reservations at another hotel (long story), but those plans fell through. It was 11pm, we had to be up at 5:30 and this was the only hotel with vacancies, so, out of desperation, we took it. I will just list the problems we encountered: 1) There was no room key. The clerk said the machine... More 

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3 Thank 456Cheryl
Blanchard, Louisiana
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2011

As one earlier review stated, 'Keep on driving!" If you've read the comments down to 2009, yes...the coke machine still doesn't work, the carpet is still sticky, and the lights were disconnected from the outlets (which makes it hard to enter at night). The staff knew we were coming hours earlier and didn't bother to turn on any A/C despite... More 

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Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2011

Old, outdated and a bit creepy. Housekeeping did their best, (except the carpet is exceptionally dirty)but there is only so much you can do with what they had to work with. Old style chains on the door that don;t secure, parking that is not well lit and the front desk clerk not asking for any kind of ID upon check... More 

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5 Thank TexasJoe8
jessstephens
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2010

This was the worst hotel my husband and I have ever booked. It was the only "pet-friendly" hotel in the immediate area with www.hotels.com. We walked into the lobby where reception was friendly, and got the key to our room. As we walked around back it looked like the something out of a Stephen King novel. Walking into the room,... More 

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California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2009

Me along with approx 30 to 40 other recently stayed at this facility for a family reunion. "ALL" of us were very disappointed. The website says there are (2) swimming pools which is true but only (1) was open and it was not clean, also advertised is a wading pool which had no water in it at all. The rooms... More 

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Oak Grove, Louisiana
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25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2009

After reading the reviews my husband was almost scared to book a room here, but he went ahead as it was the best value and he was planning a lengthy stay. He asked to see the room first and found it to be clean, however the next day when he planned to check in, he was not able to get... More 

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Liberty TX
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 July 2009

Wish I'd read these reviews before I booked 3 rooms here. Phrg34 is right, this is a working mans motel. Thank goodness I'm a working man with house shoes and air freshener. HOJO was the only place in town with 3 rooms available. Hmmm...wonder why that was? Monroe was a little farther from the job site, but it would be... More 

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1 Thank normrso
dallas,texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2009

I have been coming to this hotel for 30 years and it used to be a great place to stay when I come home. It was always a home away from home, however after my stay there the weekend of Feb 28,2009, I will never ever live there again. the rooms were dirty, nasty and the heat did not work.... More 

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Plano, Texas
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2007

After having a major accident with my motorhome. Trying to home in my towed vehicle. I had no luggage and a dog. You travel with a dog and you got problems. HOJO is really a working guy hotel but it was perfect for us. Not the cleaniest but a port when you are exhausted. Yes I would stay again. Wear... More 

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1 Thank Phrg34

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Knights Inn And Conference Center

Address: 401 North Service Road, I-20W Exit 86 I-20E Exit 85, Ruston, LA 71273 (Formerly Howard Johnson)
Region: United States > Louisiana > Ruston
Price Range: $87 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Knights Inn And Conference Center 2*
Number of rooms: 139
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Ruston Howard Johnson
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