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Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1109 Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Ranked #17 of 107 hotels in Ocean City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
MollyLyn Tioga, Pennsylvania
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Tioga, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a mini-vacation and loved almost everything. The staff were courteous and welcoming. We had originally planned to stay for 4 nights, but ended up staying an extra night. Due to our last minute change of plans we thought we would have to find another hotel, as we called the front desk and no rooms were available... More

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Smithsburg, Maryland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful time. the staff was extremely helpful. Ashley and Aydrian went above and beyond in accommodating our family. We were on the 7th floor (Top Floor) and we were able to see both the ocean and the bayside every morning. We were in the middle of the rooms on that floor. The bed was comfortable and the shower... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was a bit worried to stay at a Howard Johnson but I was completely satisfied during my stay there. The hotel is VERY NICE with a great lobby area and very nice rooms. The view of the Atlantic Ocean and beach cannot be beat. This hotel is simply incredible and what makes it even better is the staff. The... More

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pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My spouse, 2 adult children & I shared a 4th floor side ocean view room for 4 nights in July, 2014. PROS: Great location about half way down the boardwalk which makes for easy access to all downtown activities. No large hotels beside it so the beach was not as crowded as other parts of Ocean City. Staff was very... More

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Zurich
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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got a 2 double ocean view. It was great! Complete bathroom renovation, carpet, bedding all fresh! Fridge worked perfect, microwave too. A balcony with Adirondack chairs and not noisy in the room at night despite being close to boardwalk because the door was soundproof and updated too! Love that there was a pull out makeup mirror in bathroom and a... More

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Altoona, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just want to first start off that I was leery of staying at a HOJO. I booked last minute for the 4th of July weekend and let me just say that this hotel was wonderful. It has been renovated and the other reviews must have been prior to the work being done. The staff couldn't have been more wonderful... More

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Parma, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were friendly, location was great, and the rooms were quiet and comfortable. It was a nice, family oriented hotel. The is an indoor pool and an onsite restaurant, which were nice when we were too tired to go out and about. It is not the fanciest place I have ever stayed, but it is a beach hotel, geared... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't expect to be impressed. The beds were hard and pillows were lumpy. This place is great if you're a college student looking to go out on the boardwalk and get hammered and just need a place to lay your head but I would not recommend it for the business traveler or the couple looking for nice accommodations. The staff... More

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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay was wonderful. The room was nice, the staff was very polite and so helpful. They called me when my room was ready since we got there early. They even helped us with anything we needed. The restaurant in the hotel was delicious and service was amazing. I was happy all around with our stay.

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Nazareth, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I stayed here in October 2013 for a long week-end and we had a fantastic time. The rooms are real nice especially since they re-did them. Microwave, refrigerator in each room we had boardwalk view which was just gorgeous. Bathroom was somewhat spacious, only one sink. Nice size TV.

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Address: 1109 Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel 2.5*
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Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel
Howard Johnson Plaza Ocean City Md
Howard Johnson Ocean City
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Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City #14 Family Hotel in Ocean City #17 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
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We are a 90 room hotel located in the middle of the famous Ocean City Boardwalk. We are in close proximity of any amenity you could want. Walk right out our front door to the beautiful Ocean City beach! You’re not just a guest with us, your family! ... more   less 
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