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Howard Johnson Express Inn - North Plainfield

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1025 Route 22 West, West End Avenue, North Plainfield, NJ 07060
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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jfalcon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm writing this review at 1:49 am . Yes you read it right. The hotel is packed with "friendly" ladies, loud cars and a parking lot party that does not stop. Saturday night. The rooms stink . The only reason I booked it was for the price not worth it. Can't sleep or rest. The continental breakfast is joke. Stale... More

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

I want to thank you very much for your time to write us a review so we are able to improve our service. Many times it is impossible to understand the places we lack quality in but through guests' experiences we are able to understand our standing better. Nonetheless, the sincerest of apologies to you as well because we were... More

San Luis Obispo, California, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This hotel is located right on route 22, about 25 minutes or a 60 dollar cab ride from Newark airport. There's a IHOP across the street and a liquor store two blocks away. It will keep you dry. It is very basic, but it is what a HoJo should be.

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

We want to thank you very much for writing review for us as we do our best to improve our service everyday for our guests. We hope to see you again at the hotel as we are improving our service and quality of room’s every day. Thank you again for your comments -GM More

Plainfield, New Jersey
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

Me & My boyfriend stayed there three nights straight and now he have bed bugs bites nasty place. Once you get inside the room it look clean and everything but he kept telling me he keep itching so I checked the bed and didn't see anything but you can't see bed bugs and once we left we look at his... More

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

Hello Seemaaa, 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 during your stay. I would like to assure... More

North Plainfiel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Realize that this is an extraordinary winter but on arrival the entrance to access the rooms was in terrible shape (e.g., had to walk over snow/ice mounds). Very little improvement made over the next 2 days of stay.

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

Hello Thomas W, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We apologize for any inconvenience that you had during your stay. We would like to personally apologize for the series of unfortunate incidences that you experienced during your stay with us. We continually try to do our very best for all of our guests, but unfortunately, sometimes... More

North Plainfied
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

This lodging can best be described as "tired." Definite smells of old cigarette smoke in the hall & room The bath tub needs a grab bar for the senior customer. Breakfast bar

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

Hello Robert M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We apologize for any inconvenience that you had during your stay. The guest who was staying with us previous to your arrival caused the scent in the hallways and guest room. We have spoken with the guest and informed them about the serious issue and how it... More

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Additional Information about Howard Johnson Express Inn - North Plainfield

Address: 1025 Route 22 West, West End Avenue, North Plainfield, NJ 07060
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Location: United States > New Jersey > North Plainfield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Inn - North Plainfield 2*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Wheelchair access
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10 miles from New York City, Manhattan. 10 Miles from MetLife Stadium, SuperBowl 2014. ... more   less 
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