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Howard Johnson Inn Salinas

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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Citrus Heights, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent desk service . Clean room . Comfortable bed quiet neighborhood. I'll be back always.

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Salinas, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

and I shouldn't complain (much) but when I saw how much my employer paid for this...I can't keep quiet. Biggest complaint was no matter how much Febreze and odor killers I sprayed the room stunk. I left the windows open to air out and it just never did. The carpeting splotches played on my imagination and it wasn't good. It... More 

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Salinas, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our trip brought us here for the NASA West Coast Nationals race. The hotel was great and relaxing. Our room was nice and spacious. Had a King and a Queen/double. We didn't expect the king bed and was a great welcome. Breakfast was nice (we aren't big breakfast eaters).

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Providence, Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very average sort of hotel, but cheap and close enough to Monterey without the high price. Clean and quiet, mediocre breakfast but it's free. The rooms do not have an inside corridor so could be nerve wracking at night. The hotel staff responded promptly to an issue I had with the toilet.

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Clovis
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On the last night, I did not need my room but was told it was too late to cancel, which I understood. When I got back to the lobby that evening, they were sold out and there were people waiting in the lobby trying to get a room. I asked the person at the desk if I cancelled mine, so... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Was not told about free breakfast at check-in, no information about it in the room brochure. Breakfast room had 3 tables for 3 floors of visitors, as things ran out they were not replaced in a timely manner. No sweeteners for coffee available other than sugar. There is free wifi, but was not told about it at check in. Only... More 

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Bakersfield, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

My husband and I were traveling with our truck and trailer. The gentleman at the front desk was very kind and provided us with enough space to park everything securely. Bed was comfy and room was clean.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This place is great if you are looking for a quick place to stay. Our room was clean and we had enough space for us to relax and get some rest on our road trip exploring out west. The beds were comfortable and the bathroom space was large enough. There were plenty of towels and our room had a large... More 

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