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Howard Johnson Inn Sarnia

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1716 London Line, Sarnia, Ontario N7T-7H2, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sarnia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Howard Johnson in Sarnia for a week while relocating for work. The hotel offered reliable internet, and affordable rates. Located near many restaurants and a short trip away from the city center, the Howard Johnson was very good.

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London, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our room was damp. The a/c didn't work and it was 30 degrees out. Called and asked to be moved to a unit with a/c but we're brought a fan instead. We stayed 2 nights and housekeeping didn't even make the beds. The bathroom had no fan and was disgustingly humid. The fixtures were rusting due to so much humidity.... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The front desk staff are wonderfully friendly and you will find them in a very nice, clean nicely decorated front lobby. The rooms are not quite so updated. The one we got was small with 2 double beds that where comfortable. A nice perk was the microwave and fridge in the room which did come in handy for our dog... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our family stopped in Sarnia for one night during a long car trip. We booked at the last minute and didn't have many choices, but I felt confident going with the Howard Johnson, which I remember as a reliable hotel from my youth. I don't care about outdated decor, but this place is really run down. The room was so... More 

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Newmarket, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I had a great sleep, but the smoke detector malfunction, I was told someone would come by to replace it within 10 to 20 mins and an hour later I received another call asking when I would be leaving for the day and to let them know when I was. The bath tub was not clean properly and the extra... More 

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HojoSarnia, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Sarnia, responded to this review

Thank you 822bonitab for sharing your experience with us. We are very sorry to hear about the issues you experienced during your stay, and apologize if you were not comfortable during your stay. We are sincerely sorry about the smoke detector issue as a new one was needed and we were not able to get to it right away. Our... More 

Sherwood Park
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

HOJO has been a standard which would be anticipated to be of a certain minimum. No longer! The first room we were shown to was not of a level of decency that I would have even considered staying there, let alone bringing my spouse in from the car. A "Better" room was then designated. New, clean and tidy seemed to... More 

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HojoSarnia, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Sarnia, responded to this review

Thank you LiamW for sharing your experience with us. We are very sorry to hear about the issues you experienced during your stay, and apologize if you and your family were not comfortable during your stay. We sincerely apologize for the first room you were shown and were not impressed with. We have looked into the issue of the smell... More 

London, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I stayed here recently 1 night as I travelled to Sarnia for a wedding. Not downtown, but everything in Sarnia is close. At 1st when we pulled up, I gasped as it was next to a race track. Visions of dirty rms came into my head, along with drunk party people. This was not the case. To my pleasant surprise... More 

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HojoSarnia, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Sarnia, responded to this review

Dear Gail, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here on TripAdvisor. I am thrilled to hear that there were no issues with your stay at the Howard Johnson Inn Sarnia. We look forward to seeing you soon at the Howard Johnson Inn Sarnia and welcome you back. Regards, General Manager More 

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