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Howard Johnson Plaza Ningbo

#6 of 686 Hotels in Ningbo
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4.5 of 5
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No.230 Liuting Street, Ningbo 315010, China
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Province of Perugia, Italy
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Because I had to stay over in Ningbo for a few days I booked, after reading some reviews, a room in the Howard Johnson. The rooms are spacious, clean and cosy: warm colors, good quality bed and sheets, marble bathroom with quality fittings.... very well maintained and well equipped. We stayed on one of the business floors so were able... More 

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Chennai
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70 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only did we get an upgrade to a suite but all The staff was so perfect instructed to serve, they all spoke english, that it was a delight to stay there. Breakfast was superb, All what you could wish for, The Chinese restaurant was excellent and also The bar and The swimmingpool were very nice to visit. They had... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Have made many visits to this hotel over the past decade. I am always made welcome and to feel at home. If you can register for the Club lounge access on the 19th floor. The Happy hour service from 17:30 to 20:30 is so rewarding after a hard day at work.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Great hotel. Extremely friendly staff, well appointed rooms and very close to the train station. I was upgraded to a suite which which may skew my review slightly! The breakfast was excellent and, unusual for China, the coffee was actually drinkable. One very minor point is that it was not easy to navigate the hotel. There are two buildings and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

It's one of the best hotel in Ningbo if you are on a business trip. It has dedicated staff for foreigners. Room has been recently upgraded. Very nicely renovated and has the best value for money. Walking distance to a shopping district. Has been staying here and will in future too.

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

This was my second stay at this hotel and it was very different than my first time. We started our visit with an awful customer service experience. The people at the font desk couldn't find our reservation. I then realized they just kept saying "yes" but didn't really understand me. Even when I showed the reservation confirmation they were not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Usually I stay in Sheraton or Shangri La in Ningbo. However this time I stayed in Howard Johnson. Building is huge but its more like a local Chinese hotel. Very noisy lobby, restaurants are also basic. They need to add more international restaurants.

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Nice enough hotel, service excellent, sometimes a touch too much. Not many people who speak English, so it is hard to get the information you need. Comfy bed. Breakfast so-so... bar and snacks very expensive for Ningbo area.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

its clean, spacious,friendly courteous staff.The moment you enter the hotel you start feeling the warm welcome of the hotel.I mean its a perfect hotel.i was really impressed and i would definitely stay there again

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We stayed at the Howard Johnson on the 7th May 2015. Hotel great location (right in the centre of the city), clean and extremely friendly and helpful hotel staff (plus all staff we interacted with spoke great English). We even had our own butler Maggie who was absolutely fantastic. Was the best accommodation we stayed in throughout our month China... More 

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