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Howard Johnson Express Arcata

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4700 Valley West Blvd., Arcata, CA 95521
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Ranked #4 of 10 hotels in Arcata
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
DrMAG Escondido, CA
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Escondido, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was a little concerned, after reading recent reviews, so we were pleasantly surprised. The staff was pleasant, efficient and helpful. Check in and check out was smooth. I checked out our room carefully (as some had commented about cleanliness). It was clean, except for. .. I might suggest that housekeeping vacuum behind the bed and bedside tables! (again, only... More

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Susanville, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel is not clean. From the lobby, rooms, dinning and pool areas. This location had the feel of a motel 6. The owners must believe in running a hotel to the ground. The worst Howard Johnson we have stayed at. We are usually pleased with the Howard Johnson brand and are a go to hotel brand while traveling with... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I came up from the Bay Area to attend my cousin's wedding in Arcata. Howard Johnson Express was very close to the venue, friendly and accommodating staff. Only problem was the complimentary breakfast; basically have to be up at the crack of dawn to eat anything. I missed breakfast both days I was there. Rooms were clean, but do need... More

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service and good amenities. I was impressed with the staff and accommodations. For a work trip to go this smooth was a bonus.

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Address: 4700 Valley West Blvd., Arcata, CA 95521
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Location: United States > California > Arcata
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Arcata 2*
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Also Known As:
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Howard Johnson Arcata
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