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Howard Johnson Express Inn - North Plainfield

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1025 Route 22 West, West End Avenue, North Plainfield, NJ 07060
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The TV was 95% Spanish channels. My friend's expensive camera was taken from her bedside table and placed behind the microwave. The blankets had tiny holes in them. My NYC experience has been ruined. We all hated it SO MUCH.

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pooja69, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - North Plainfield, responded to this review

Hello Varun g, I want to primarily thank you very much for taking your time to write this review for us as it helps to improve our service to you and allows us to understand our guest and their needs better. On the other hand I must apologize for the inconvenience you had regarding the room and the general service,... More 

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enid
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Hotel was very clean, accommodating and located in a nice area with access to all major roadways. The room was equipped with refrigerator, microwave, and coffee pot, flat screen TV, as well as the most comfortable bed I have ever slept in on various trips! The staff was attentive to all needs and provided clean linen and towels. One... More 

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pooja69, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - North Plainfield, responded to this review

Hello 766raymondn, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our hotel. It’s a pleasure to hear you had a positive experience during your stay at Howard Johnson, North Plainfield. Your feedback is very important to us and helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great stay to all our guests. We hope... More 

Plainfield, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I would never stay there again.The first room wasfilthy.The linen was wrinkled.The carpet was filthy and pulling up from the floor. The television didn't work so I went to the front desk and the guy was helpful. He came to the room and tried to fix it but he ended up changing our room. Even though prior to that I... More 

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pooja69, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - North Plainfield, responded to this review

Hello Shamara, I want to primarily thank you very much for taking your time to write this review for us as it helps to improve our service to you and allows us to understand our guest and their needs better. On the other hand I must apologize for the inconvenience you had regarding the room and the general service, we... More 

North Carolina
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

First room we were in had a bad A/C unit, tub that didn't drain, and a light in the bathroom that worked intermittently. The room they moved me to also had a bad A/C unit - set it at 65 and room was constantly hot. Towels were threadbare and as rough as sandpaper. Worst of all, this was supposed to... More 

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pooja69, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - North Plainfield, responded to this review

Hello Rich G, I want to primarily thank you very much for taking your time to write this review for us as it helps to improve our service to you and allows us to understand our guest and their needs better. On the other hand I must apologize for the inconvenience you had regarding the room and stay but because... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I wanted to like this hotel, because it has a great retro look. In addition to the little triangular office building, the rooms have been decorated in a distinctive style that really goes with the 1950s-60s feel of the place. The man at the desk was nice enough. As is so often the case, the same person was manning the... More 

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Hello Guest, I want to primarily thank you very much for taking your time to write this review for us as it helps to improve our service to you and allows us to understand our guest and their needs better. On the other hand I must apologize for the inconvenience you had. Our staff tries to improve the service and... More 

Waterford, Michigan
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We were extremely disappointed with this facility; our room was changed from 1 king to 2 queen; when we pulled the covers back on one bed the sheets were obviously dirty. Guess I should be grateful that there was another bed to choose. There was a water leak from the bathroom that had the carpet soaked and moldy. Not exactly... More 

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Hello Jana H, I want to primarily thank you very much for taking your time to write this review for us as it helps to improve our service to you and allows us to understand our guest and their needs better. On the other hand I must apologize for the inconvenience you had regarding the room. More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

very close to my destination and a very good value. rooms are clean and well equipped. this was my third stay at this location within 3 years. always to my satisfaction. internet was dropping out periodically this time.

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Hello Stephen A, I want to primarily thank you very much for taking your time to write this review for us as it helps to improve our service to you and allows us to understand our guest and their needs better. On the other hand I must apologize for the inconvenience you had regarding the internet which is solved. More 

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