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Howard Johnson Inn Salinas

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   131 John Street, Salinas, CA 93901
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, it looks nothing like the pic on the site. Checked in late and there is no parking available. Room on 2nd floor, got stuck in elevator twice, room smelt like chemicals, towels looked used and headboard fell off the wall while we slept. Also tired to get a triple discoint and they said "no because i booked on the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a last minute room on our way down route 1. Originally wanted to stop in Monetray but it was far too expensive. Although the area where the hotel is nothing to shout about and is run down the hotel was basic for a one night stay. The room did smell fusty but it was clean enough. The breakfast was... More

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Palos Verdes Estates, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I recently stayed for two nights at the HJ Inn Salinas. It was just ok. My son is moving and had a number of heavy boxes to take from his car to the room; the clerk said that the cart couldn't go on the elevator to the 2nd floor. What?? (On check-out and with a different clerk... More

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Manteca, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

So I was completely nervous about staying in Salinas. I read many reviews that including prostitution in the parking lot and quite scary conditions, to my surprise this place was amazing! I stayed for memorial weekend and booked well in advance so the price was great!! The staff was super friendly with our late check-in (after 11:00pm) and let me... More

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Address: 131 John Street, Salinas, CA 93901
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Location: United States > California > Salinas
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Inn Salinas 2.5*
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