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Howard Johnson Express Inn National City/San Diego South

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Ranked #5 of 9 Hotels in National City
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fontana, California
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The customer service was very poor. Carpet in the room with filthy and dirty as well as the towels and was cloths. They were hard on the skin and dingy in colour and could of used some fabric softner as well as some bleech. The ironing board was broken I had to go downstairs under the rain to get another... More 

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For the price we paid, clean, comfortable beds and good location, accessible to everything. Only complaint, small pool and small lobby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean room , convenient to Imperial Beach which is where we went to visit. Nice continental breakfast but the only thing the bathroom door banged against the toilet bathroom was small. The room was large enough we had two beds and clean . This was a last minute vtrip so we ended up paying 91.00 for thr room. My hubby... More 

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