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Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1380 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802   |  
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Ranked #5 of 115 Hotels in Anaheim
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

The hotel was very clean. The location was execelent close to major attractions and easy to get to. The only draw back was there is no restruant located in the hotel but plenty of places within walking distance.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Last night of our 5 night stay in the queen suite. There is only one suite like this in the hotel so booking ahead of time is key. We had a party of six and had ample enough space. There is a slightly larger mini fridge w a small freezer space, sink, and micro. Two bathrooms and two bedrooms were perfect. Absolutely no noise unless you count the fireworks from disneyland but whose counting that. Both pool sites were utilized on a daily basis with the kids, which provided a nice break from the overcrowded parks! Just pull out to the right on harbor blvd and you have all sorts of good dining options for large families. In and out burger was a hit as well as del taco. The staff was great. We had a sick child and had to call twice for new blankets etc and they were at our door within 15 min each time. Kids liked putting special treats along with a tip in bags for the housekeeper every day, they work hard and it shows. This isn't the ritz people but the grounds are very well maintained and for as many people visit this hotel they do a wonderful job and make you feel at home.

  • Stayed March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Loved the location, ability to take a nap/pool breaks from Disneyland in the afternoon. Desk staff friendly and helpful. Beds comfortable. Bring earplugs for the highway noise.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Additional Information about Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground

Address: 1380 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Anaheim
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Anaheim
#6 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
#26 Business Hotel in Anaheim
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground 2.5*
Number of rooms: 303
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Just an 8-minute walk from Disneyland Park, this non-smoking family resort hotel features Castaway Cove - A Watery Pirate Playground! With slides, drench bucket, water canons, jacuzzi, toddler's wading pool and more, Castaway Cove is a great place for your whole family to play together! Also nestled within the lush, park-like grounds is the family friendly Garden Pool! With free parking, fridges and internet- HoJo Anaheim is the perfect choice for your family adventure! ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel And Water Playground - Anaheim / Disneyland Park
Howard Johnson Anaheim
Anaheim Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson Hotel Anaheim California

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