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Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - Orange

2.0 of 5
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1930 East Katella Avenue, Katella & Fwy 55, Orange, CA 92667
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Las Vegas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We reserve the room last minute for a quick trip to Disney. Paid $80 a night for a room with a king bed and a separate room with a full bed. When we checked in the guy at the front desk was less than pleasant and allowed us to check into our room an hour early. Our room was on... More 

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Orange County, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location that I was at is tucked behind a gas station. The manager was friendly, but the rest of the experience was terrible. When I walked to my room their were two men standing on the balcony smoking and drinking. They remained there most of the evening/night. There was a 2in gap under the door. There was a distinct... More 

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van nuys
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Howard Johnson Motor lodge orange California ,because I remember staying at them when I was a kid .The check in was good,now the real treat,The parking Is Horrible,you have to enter and leave off a very busy major street,the building is old and antiquated, and my room was something out of a very bad cheesy B... More 

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Rancho Cordova, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I used to stay here on a regular basis (few times a month) a few years ago. I used to love the service and the attentiveness of the staff. Its been a couple years since I stayed and I recently returned to spend a weekend. Its never been the fanciest place, but its close to Disneyland and lots of restaurants... More 

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Valley Springs
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed 3 nights, really no big negatives, largest complaint is the parking, 50 + rooms and 35 parking places, counted them, lol, one way in one way out, but that was good for security as we had a trailer with Motorcycles , also we booked family rooms and ended up with doubles, but we made it work. Hotel did give... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Bed was somewhat comfortable. Room was dated and looked like it was falling apart. Could never link up to the internet...had to use my phones hot spot.

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hojoorange, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - Orange, responded to this review

Thank you for bringing to our attention the issues you had during your stay; we will make sure they get addressed in a timely manner to better your next visit. More 

Racine, Wisconsin
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Basically a good place to stay. Some questionable people staying there, but didn't bother us.

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hojoorange, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - Orange, responded to this review

We are delighted to know you had an overall good stay at our Howard Johnson hotel. More 

Suisun City, California
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My brother and I recently stayed here for our trip to Disneyland. After driving 7 hours we were excited to get to our room. We checked in went to our room put our stuff down and sat down on the bed only for one side to collapse. We called the front desk who immediately moved us to another room down... More 

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hojoorange, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - Orange, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we are sorry to hear you had some issues with your rooms but glad our staff did everything they could to accommodate your needs; we hope we can get a chance to better serve you in the future. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walls are dirty, carpets are dirty tv has bad reception and old * not flat screen- office staff was unaccommodating free breakfast was not to standard travel lodge /howard Johnson standards -no fruit no individual box of cereal or milk left any one can touch bread and cereal. Also spanish speaking dj parties but they did end early from 6-10... More 

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hojoorange, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites - Orange, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you were less than satisfied with your visit and will make sure our housekeeping is aware of your concerns; we hope we get the chance to better serve you in the future. More 

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