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Howard Johnson Escondido CA

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   515 West Washington Ave, Escondido, CA 92025
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Ranked #15 of 17 hotels in Escondido
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for three nights, and I don't know where these stories about vermin and hard beds are coming from. My room was squeaky clean (including the mini-fridge and microwave), the bed was soft, there was plenty of hot water, and everything worked. The WiFi did go off a couple of times and there were three small holes in the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Baby roaches on the walls and bathroom. Carpet was so dirty I didn't want to take off my shoes. When we checked in the host left for a bit and was holding a Raid can. Outside looks like a crack motel. We paid $150/nt for labor day weekend. I learned my lesson. Book your choice hotel early!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

Desperation drove us here as due to a local sports tournament all the other hotels in Escondido were full. Not a place for visitors to stay. Tatty, very noisy, unpleasant ?long term residents, not tourists or business people. Rooms are non smoking so people standing outside on the walkways smoking, drinking and arguing at all hours. Frankly did not feel... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

I have never been to a hotel as bad as this ever in my entire life. I travel for a living and in my time here I encountered 3 prostitutes who are allowed by management to live here and conduct their business without management interference. There's no hot water in the morning when you wake up to go to work,... More

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Address: 515 West Washington Ave, Escondido, CA 92025
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Location: United States > California > Escondido
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Escondido CA 2*
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