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Howard Johnson Hotel - Newark Airport

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   20 Frontage Rd, Newark, NJ 07114 (Newark Airport and Port Newark)
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Richmond, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel was booked by family for us, sight unseen. We arrived to curb appeal equal to the Red Light District. Cigarette butts happily great you at the entrance. Ugly scaffolding gives the appearance of maintenance work being done on the exterior. We arrived Friday afternoon to no workmen on duty. Reading thru previous comments, this facade has been going... More

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Neal G, General Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel - Newark Airport, responded to this review

Hello Rlycalderon, Thank you for your time to write a review in regards to your recent stay at our hotel. The cleanliness of our rooms and general staff development are the major factors of the hotel which we are improving daily for valuable guests like you. Thank you for your time in writing a review in response to your recent... More

Middletown
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I tripped coming in the building due to the fact that carpets were piled up. Room was terrible, in desperate need of updating, very poor lighting, could barely move around, had to move the chair in order to get around to the air conditioner which was very noisy, the chain lock on the door was broken. The website gave no... More

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Neal G, General Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel - Newark Airport, responded to this review

Hello Rae N, Thank you for your time to write a review in regards to your recent stay at our hotel. The cleanliness of our rooms and general staff development are the major factors of the hotel which we are improving daily for valuable guests like you. Thank you for your time in writing a review in response to your... More

Tallahassee, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Waiting 2:45 hours until the Free Airport shuttle arrived!! And when arrived at the hotel 2 Indian receptionist behaved sooooooo rude. After 13 hours of flight I was looking for a place to have a sleep and they told me: "it's 5 A.M our check in is at 2:00 PM. Go back to airport and stay there and come here... More

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Neal G, General Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel - Newark Airport, responded to this review

Hello Aschkan, Thank you for your time to write a review in regards to your recent stay at our hotel. The cleanliness of our rooms and general staff development are the major factors of the hotel which we are improving daily for valuable guests like you. Thank you for your time in writing a review in response to your recent... More

Jackson, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed one night at this hotel before flying out of Newark. Left my car in their lot for 5 nights. When we got back the car would not start. We mentioned it to the parking lot attendant, I believe his name was Seik, who went out of his way to get a battery starter from the hotel and start my... More

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Neal G, General Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel - Newark Airport, responded to this review

Hello Patricia R, Thank you for your time to write a review in regards to your recent stay at our hotel. It was a pleasure to have you as a guest since we enjoyed your company and time here at the hotel. The cleanliness of our rooms, the location of the hotel and the customer service from our staff members... More

Appleton, Wisconsin
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173 reviews 173 reviews
31 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family stayed here the past 7 nights and the staff were very friendly and accommodative. The price is excellent, the rooms were very clean, the air conditioning worked great, the parking lot was secure. I really liked Asad, he was very service oriented. The staff are not rude, they work hard with several foreigners and I saw them handle... More

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Hello Packerfancheesehead, Thank you for your time to write a review in regards to your recent stay at our hotel. It was a pleasure to have you as a guest since we enjoyed your company and time here at the hotel. The cleanliness of our rooms, the daily shuttle service to and from Newark Airport, and the customer service from... More

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Address: 20 Frontage Rd, Newark, NJ 07114
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Newark > Newark Airport and Port Newark
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Hotel - Newark Airport 2*
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