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Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   955 Hooper Ave., Toms River, NJ 08753
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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 NEW

The floor was pretty dirty, and we all had fleas bites when we left. The bathtub was never cleaned under the mats. I also saw a staff member leaving a guest room with what appeared to be illegal activity. Definitely not staying again.

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North Brunswick, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Has a great bar attached. Gets a good crowd on the weekends. Excellent location to other bars in toms river area. Great fun in the winter when the room rates are cheap. Friendly staff, clean, accommodating.

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

Dear J; Thank you for being our guests and taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased to see you enjoyed your stay at Howard Johnson Toms River and found the pub's a great place to sit back and relax. We welcome the opportunity to have you join us again for happy hour or an weekend getaway we've... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband has been coming to Howard Johnson's for business. I did go with him a few times. The staff is very nice, , lobby very clean and nice, rooms are clean, however the carpet needs to be addressed! These are non smoking rooms and people go and smoke on the balcony and the carpet has cigarette burns. The balcony... More

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

Dear Jo; Thank you for being a long time and repeat guest of the Howard Johnson Toms River. We appreciate your business. Thank you for bringing these items to our attention, we will share your feedback with the manager and work on scheduling a carpet cleaning as quickly as possible. We apologize that had a negative impact on your stay.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a disappointment. We booked 2 rooms at the Howard Johnsons in Toms River, NJ. From the outside it looked fine, and the halls were clean. The main reason we booked was the newly renovated pool for my 2 grandchildren.. Upon arrival they went to the pool and found it disgustingly filthy with dirt on the bottom, and hair floating... More

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

Dear Rich; Thank you for reaching out to us and expressing your concerns regarding your recent stay at our hotel. I understand your disappointment, what you experienced is not the norm for us and we greatly apologize for the condition of the pool and guestroom were not at our normal high quality. I will address your concerns with the property... More

Brooklyn, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is so convenient to everything toms river. Room was a great size, we loved our balcony, and pool was clean. We walked across the street at the ihop for breakfast, and loved that . Dogs were allowed, and we would stay again. Price is very affordable for what u get. We drove 10 minutes to the beach. No... More

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

Dear Amanda; Thank you for the wonderful review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and found the Howard Johnson Toms River had everything you needed for a pleasant stay. We look forward to welcoming you all back the next time you are in the area. Sincerely, Sarah Howard Johnson Toms River More

Houston, TX
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting family in Lavalette and they had made reservations for us here. They stayed there for several months after Sandy. It was convenient, but none of us got much rest overnight. Lots of door slamming, loud talking in the halls, and traffic noise (the hotel sits in sort of an "island" between busy streets). There are a number... More

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

Dear Oilguy; Thank you for taking the time to share what you did and did not enjoy regarding your recent stay. We do pride ourselves on delivering an exceptional customer experience and sorry you did not enjoy your stay 100%. We understand that other patrons disrupted your stay and wish we knew about the noise, we would have either changed... More

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Address: 955 Hooper Ave., Toms River, NJ 08753
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Toms River
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River 2.5*
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