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Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was friendly, but the rooms were very dated, and the rooms and hallways had a musty smell

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River, responded to this review

Dear Guest; We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. We are sorry to see you did not receive one of the newly refurbished guest rooms and you were not satisfied with your stay. The first floor and majority of the pet friendly rooms have been updated. We have been very busy this summer, so we have... More 

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Monticello, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This porperty was well maintained. The staff were super helpful and very nice. We stayed with our pet and were happy that the room was clean and very cozy. We've stayed with our pet in other properties and were very disappointed. HoJos was very clean and seemed to be upgrading within the hotel area. We were pleased and thankful for... More 

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River, responded to this review

Dear Susana; Thank you for great feedback, we appreciate that. We did recently improve our rooms to better suit our guests needs and glad you enjoyed the room. We updated the pet friendly rooms as well, we found the carpet was not the best thing to have with pets so we added tile to some of those rooms. The rest... More 

Stansbury Park, Utah
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot believe how expensive this hotel was for the quality. The room was awful. It smelled like someone had smoked a carton of cigarettes, the comforter on the beds were extremely dirty. I was mortified that I had to stay there. Luckily it was only for 1 night, but; I definitely will not be staying there again when I... More 

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River, responded to this review

Dear Teresa; We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review regarding your recent stay. I'll share your comments with the appropriate manager to ensure this room is brought back up to our higher standards. We are sorry to see you will not stay again, improvements have been made to many guestrooms on the first floor and it... More 

Union City, New Jersey
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I travel I always tend to lean towards places that are not ridiculously crowded. I have stayed in this location 3 times and loved it every time. Pool is nice and clean, rooms are comfortable, breakfast is great, staff is WONDERFUL, location is amazing (near lots of food places) Only downfalls in our last trip (July 12th) were the... More 

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River, responded to this review

Dear Mislay; Thank you for being our guests, we appreciate the feedback and kind words for the staff, hotel and services. We are delighted to see that you have a stayed a few times and we have met your expectations each time. We do apologize for the noise from the refrigerator, and also sorry to see that a previous guest... More 

Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always a nice stay. I stay often and never any issues. Staff is professional and polite. Rooms clean and updated.

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you for being a repeat guest of ours and sharing your feedback. I am pleased to hear that we have met your expectations with each stay and glad you like the improvements we have made. We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Sarah L. E-Commerce Manager More 

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