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Fort Nelson, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was good...only problem was when I check in the room was not ready but recepionist changed it quickly. ..so that was fine...

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Location good. Staff friendly. Parking was awkward. Some noise in hallways during the night which kept waking my wife. Breakfast ok. Supposed to be complimentary but you have to pay for coffee or drinks if you want some. Menu limited if you want complimentary breakfast. Overall decent if you are on a budget.

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2 reviews
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

You can't go in expecting too much. The room was Fairly clean and the wifi was decent. When we went to have breakfast in the morning a lot of things were empty and they never seemed to refill them. Also, in the dining room it would be nice if they had a couple baby high chairs as our baby/toddler had... More 

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Thank Aura M
howardjohnson8540, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Fort St. John, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, all feedback is appreciated as it helps to know where we can improve. We hope the next time you stay with us we will bee able to address your concerns. More 

Prince George, Canada
1 review
Reviewed August 15, 2016

While the room was comfortable it wasn't worth the money paid to stay there. Terribly outdated.

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howardjohnson8540, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Fort St. John, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you found the room comfortable. We have plans to renovate and update our features. We hope that you will come stay with us again in the future. More 

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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Room is nice, but could not found the coffee pot, breakfast not bad but not a buffet, building is old, good area right in front of the beach/sea view....................!! One of the recommendation to stay for the price, affordable price!!! Thank you!!

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howardjohnson8540, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Fort St. John, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, however we are not located near the beach or the sea. You may have selected the incorrect hotel. If you do travel to Fort St. John we would be happy to have you stay with us. More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Rooms are very clean. Beds very comfortable with duvet bedding. After 12 hours on the road we made an error with online booking. Manager fixed the problem very satisfactorily. Would definitely stay here again. Great service.

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Thank Cecily B
howardjohnson8540, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Fort St. John, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Fort St. John Howard Johnson. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again. I will be making sure the staff are recognised for the good service you received. More 

Fort Smith
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Reviewed June 11, 2016

The evening desk clerk was very pleasant and helpful. Room was nothing spectacular but it was more than adequate for our needs. We slept good.

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howardjohnson8540, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Fort St. John, responded to this review

Thanks for your commendation, with your word helps us grow More 

Windsor, Canada
1 review
Reviewed June 7, 2016

Staff very friendly. Provided us with a discount card to one of the local restauranrts' while we were waiting to have our room ready. Along with good directiions to the store we were looking for. Breakfast room was very clean with plenty of food to start off our day. Hot tub needed to be cleaned. Booked the room for our... More 

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howardjohnson8540, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Fort St. John, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting hotel We work hard to provide good services, unfortunately same day we had some firefighters used hot-tub and we change the water and cleaned very next day. We are keep trying to satisfy customer every day. Hope to see you next time and we would provide even more good services More 

Bonnyville, Canada
1 review
Reviewed May 27, 2016

Not what I expected, from the cost to the facility. While it was clean and the beds were comfortable, they were ridiculously short staffed. The beds weren't made properly, the fridge didn't work, we had to throw out all if the food we had with us. I'm diabetic and the dogs food. The toasters didn't work right, they got the... More 

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howardjohnson8540, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson Fort St. John, responded to this review

We are sorry about your incommodious, and thank you for your review after we read this we check the room and fixed all problems we have retrain house keeper to check and report any things not working. with out your review we wouldn't notice until monthly check and if you visit next time it would not happen again More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer 70 deluxe Queen and King rooms for you to enjoy. We have designated pet rooms for an additional fee. We have hot tub, sauna, and fitness room facilites available from 9am to 10pm daily. We offer a board room to all our guests free of charge. We have wireless internet available as well as a guest computer in the lobby. We have outdoor hook-ups, air-conditioning, and very friendly staff ready to make your hotel experience as memorable as possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Fort St. John

Address: 8540 Alaska Rd, Fort St. John, British Columbia V1J 5L6, Canada (Formerly Coachman Inn)
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Fort St. John
Price Range: $69 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Fort St. John 2*
Number of rooms: 70
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Best Western Fort St. John
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