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Howard Johnson Hotel - Newark Airport

2.0 of 5
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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
    3 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The only thing I am grateful for from this hotel is that there were no bed bugs! Other than this, there is nothing! The entire hotel smells badly: like horrible, cheap air freshener. The rooms are not well kept at all! They fleeced us twice the amount for a normal room because our flight was cancelled and they were one... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here twice with my daughter last week and was pleasantly surprised at the state of the two room I stayed in which were immaculate and the staff maintained that standard throughout my stay.I was pleased with the shuttle service also which runs all night and takes about five minutes from the airport. The staff were all friendly and... More 

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

Hello cmariad777, 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 and service are the major factors of the hotel that we are continuously improving... More 

Quebec, Quebec, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My flight to YQB had been canceled, and I had no choice other than spend the night in Newark. I booked the HoJo from the airport through Expedia, based on the ratings I found there. When I arrived in the room, I was quite sure I had picked a hotel different from the one reviewed: room cleanliness doubtful (and my... More 

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

Hello Ricardo T, 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 is the major factor of the hotel that we are continuously improving daily... More 

New London, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant stay. Needed one night prior to an early morning flight. Close to the airport, inexpensive, clean.

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

Hello Hillary L, 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 and service are the major factors of the hotel that we are continuously... More 

Central Pa
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Handy to EWR and the shuttle was prompt. Driver was very nice. Room was clean and comfortable. Would go back again.

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

Hello Barry W, Hello ualtigger, 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 and prompt service of our rooms are the major factors of the hotel that... More 

Woodstock, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Back again for another NYC Marathon... this one sponsored by my company, United Airlines: NYC Half. This time I had room 326. Was expecting the same service as before... this time? Not quite as good. Upon opening the door, was assaulted by a extremely strong food smell. So went to open the window + crack the door to provide ventilation.... More 

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

Hello ualtigger, 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 is the major factors of the hotel that we are continuously improving daily for... More 

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