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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed November 20, 2014

I contacted the hotel before our arrival to let housekeeping know that we needed a feather-free room. When I arrived to check in, they said that it was noted in the system, but had not been taken care of. I was checked in and advised to meet housekeeping in the room. When I got up there, she didn't know what...

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Dear sbtraveler2014, We are so disheartened to hear you encountered some issues during your recent stay with us. We are very sorry your request for a feather free room was not taken care of before your arrival. It sounds like the condition of your room did not meet our high housekeeping standards. Using sheets that had been placed on the...

Worthington, Ohio
Reviewed November 20, 2014

Our 4th visit to the Hojo Anaheim and once again our expectations were exceeded. This was our first time staying in the Kid's Suite. We loved the 2 full rooms and most importantly the 2 full bathrooms! This made getting ready each morning so much smoother. Walking distance to DL is awesome as well as to Mimi's, McD's and IHOP....

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Vancouver Canada
Reviewed November 20, 2014

Being a large family of 7 makes it hard to travel and stay in the same room, at the Howard Johnson they have a few family suites that can accommodate large families and they also offer a fridge which is great for snacks and smaller breakfast ideas. They are a short walk to the Main Gate of Disney and across...

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Dear CanadianThunder, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience with us! We are delighted to hear that our Kids Suite was the perfect fit for you and your family. We hope to be your top choice for accommodations when planning your next Disneyland vacation! Kind regards, HoJo Anaheim Guest Care Team

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed November 18, 2014

We recently stayed at this hotel for 9 nights. The hotel is an older hotel but well maintained. The grounds and water park are really nice and the water park is not too crowded although we were there in off peak time. The hotel staff were helpful and the convenience shop was excellent. We had a kids suit with 2...

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Arroyo Grande
Reviewed November 18, 2014

Whenever we visit Disneyland Resort we always stay at the Howard Johnson Anaheim. We've stayed on Disneyland property before but somehow it's just not as good as staying here. Staff is friendly and helpful and the rooms are so clean and fresh, and the cost is a fraction of what the Disneyland Hotel is. I'd have to say they have...

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Sonoma County, California
Reviewed November 18, 2014

Great location, rooms are just dated and older and the building number 3 smelled like dirty diapers. beds and room ok. it is a just a 2.

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Dear 351deanz, We are very saddened to hear that you were not completely satisfied during your recent stay with us. We are sorry you encountered an unpleasant smell in your building. We have inspected the hallways and reported this to our Housekeeping Staff to ensure this does not reoccur. It is so important to us that Guests let us know...

Selma, California
Reviewed November 18, 2014

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Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed November 17, 2014

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North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed November 17, 2014

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Castro Valley, California
Reviewed November 17, 2014

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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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 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground

Address: 1380 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802-2310
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Anaheim
Price Range: $162 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground 2.5*
Number of rooms: 303
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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
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Anaheim
#5 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
#23 Business Hotel in Anaheim
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“All rooms seem to be great”
  • 5 min wal to Disney
 of 5 bubbles jordielavallee, 4 days ago | Read review
“Building near pool at the back of the hotel, backs onto freeway. Buildings near reception are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Elizabeth181717, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“top floor has beautiful skylight windows, we're early risers & love that, but if you want to sleep in with no light, ask for a lower floor”
 of 5 bubbles ConnieL428, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Buildings 3,4 and 6 will bequieter but you will have to carry luggage up stairs”
 of 5 bubbles degreen393, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms by the pool were a bit noisy some evenings”
 of 5 bubbles Z5414BOannm, 5 weeks ago | Read review
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