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Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel - Grand Rapids

255 28th Street SW, Buchanan and 28th Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49548 US

Check in:
After 4:00 PM
Check in: After 4:00 PM
Check out:
Before 12:00 PM
Check out: Before 12:00 PM
TripAdvisor Rating
2.05Average TripAdvisor Overall Rating of 2.0 of 5 for Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel - Grand Rapids
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  • Phone Numbers
      Phone: 1-616-241-6444
      Fax: 1-616-241-1807
  • Pets are allowed for a non-refundable charge of $25 per pet per stay. Service animals are also welcome at this hotel.

Howard Johnson Plaza
  • Mid-rise or high-rise full-service hotels
  • Banquet facilities and Pool for the kiddies
  • Exercise rooms to tone your body
  • Comfy furnishings, bell and room service
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Award-Winning Property in Downtown Grand Rapids

For family fun and dependability, book a room at Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel – Grand Rapids. Conveniently located off Highway 11, our Grand Rapids, MI, hotel near Lake Michigan is the perfect place to start your Michigan adventure. Pull off the road and park your car, truck or RV in our free lot. Each room in our hotel features free Wi-Fi Internet access as well as non-smoking and handicapped-accessible rooms. Make a splash at our indoor pool, and head to our top floor recreation center. Kids 17 and under stay free with an adult at our pet-friendly hotel.



With so much to do, there is something for everyone near our Grand Rapids, MI, hotel. Take the short drive to The Delta Plex, home to a variety of live entertainment, shows and events. Our hotel is minutes from Devos Place. If you are traveling with family, bring the kids to Grand Rapids Children’s Museum, which features hands-on exhibits and events that encourage curiosity, educate and entertain. Grand Rapids is a bike-friendly area, so head out on the roads, trails, mountains or the Grand Rapids Bike Park, for a day of fun on two wheels. Visit the animals at John Ball Zoological Garden, a 110-acre facility with an aquarium and children’s zoo. If you love fishing, join Addiction Charters for a salmon and trout fishing trip on Lake Michigan.


You do not need to leave our hotel in Grand Rapids, MI, to enjoy a great meal. Sit down to dinner at Holly’s, our on-site restaurant. Head across the street to Colter’s Family Restaurant for homestyle meals. Take the short walk to Beltline Bar, and try their world famous wet burrito. Enjoy Eastern-European dishes at Bosna Express, or, grab a bite to eat at Sunrise Family Restaurant.


Our Grand Rapids, MI, hotel features a meeting room and banquet room, which can accommodate up to 300 people.

  • Internet

    Internet: High Speed Internet Access

  • Pets

    Pets: Pet Friendly Hotel, see policy for info.

  • Restaurant

    Restaurant: Onsite Restaurant

  • ATM

    ATM: Onsite ATM

Amenities & Services

  • Accessible Facilities
        Accommodations have bath in bedroom
  • Business Center
        Audio-Visual Equipment
        Flip Chart/Markers
        Meeting Support Services
        Projector - Overhead
  • Children and Teen Activities
        Childrens Activities
  • Commercial
        Mail Services
  • Dining and Entertainment
  • General Hotel Information and Services
        100% Non-Smoking Property
        ATM/Cash Machine
        Check-In - Early
        Check-Out - Late
        Copy Service
        Directional Signage
        Front Desk
        Hospitality Room
        Safe Deposit Box
        Wake-Up Calls
  • Health Activities and Sports
        Tennis - Table
        Universal Gym
  • Meeting and Event Facilities
        Meeting and Conference Services
  • Technology Services
        Fax Service
        High Speed Internet Access - Business Center
        High Speed Internet Access - Meeting Rooms
        High Speed Internet Access - Public Areas

Hotel Policies

  • Check-In Time
      4:00 PM
  • Check-Out Time
      12:00 PM
  • Children Stay Free Policy
      Yes And Child Max Age is 17
  • Pet Policy
      Pets are allowed for a non-refundable charge of $25 per pet per stay. Service animals are also welcome at this hotel.

Meetings & Events

  • Audio Visual equipment available
  • Experienced meeting and wedding planner on staff
  • Full service food and beverage
  • Various rooms for 2 - 300 people



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