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Howard Johnson Fort Howe Plaza

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10 Portland Street at Main, Saint John, New Brunswick E2K 4H8, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Truro, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family was there for three nights and it was completely ridiculous from starts of Inshas. The first room we were in was dirty and smelled of smoke and had bizarre stains all over the carpet. The restaurant was simply too much. The tacky Vegas theme, the dirty silverware, the disgusting food and the unacceptable wait time were only topped... More 

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Charlottetown, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Too much hair on the blankets on the bed, and in the pool, and too much weird old dirt and stains for me. The whole time I was there I was wishing I was somewhere else. The restaurant was bellow average. The staff were all very pleasant.

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Saint John, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The 'new" restaurant - Vegas is as chintzy as it gets. I would be embarrassed to bring anyone here from out of town. My husband wanted the steak special _ $ 5.00 with a drink. He had a decent meal, but that's where it ends. Everything else on the menu was way over priced, probably to make up for the... More 

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Saint John, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I used to love this restaurant when it was the Hojo it was real food for good prices. Now that it has changed over to the Vegas restaurant NOT so impressed. It seems like all they care about is the 5.00 steak special. Well.......I wouldn't want to pay anymore than 5.00 dollars for it. (they are so cheap on the... More 

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Saint John, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Great place to stay overnight, very clean. Could use a little more updating. Staff is friendly. Location is convienent to everything. It would be nice if you offered room service, to have the menu in the room.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I stayed here for 2 months to be closer to a new job. Found it to be a awesome time.. friendly staff. Serving to all your needs. Beautiful pool. Nice relaxing hot tub. Great food and staff at the restaurant. Vegas bar and grill. 5 thumbs up. I sure will come back again.

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Sheffield, NB Canada
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

During my seven weeks of work rehabilitation, I lived at this hotel. The owners and staff made my stay comfortable and fun. I was always greeted with a smile and I was known by my name not just a client. The rooms were clean, the food was good, and if I needed anything, they were willing to assist me. Being... More 

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Bathurst, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

On Aug 1 2014 I was unfortunate to get injured at work and due to my injuries I was sent to Saint John NB to begin my rehabilitation. It was hard for myself to be away from home for this length of time in which I spent 7 long weeks as a resident of Fort Howe Plaza. Being away from... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We when arrived there was a woman smoking at the front door. We had to walk past her and the smoke to get in. I asked the front desk clerk if she was allowed there and was told yes. But the law is clear - 15 feet away from the front - she was wrong. She just didn't want to... More 

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Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

i`ve stayed at this hotel threw 3 different owners even back when it was a keddy`s been staying there for years great times . but i wanna talk about the most recent stay i was there for 10 weeks due to an injury . and wow the staff were amazing all and all front desk very polite , chamber maids... More 

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