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Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground

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Oakland, California
Reviewed May 29, 2014

I can's say enough good things about this hotel! We stayed at the hotel during the Memorial Day weekend and the hotel was very accommodating allowing us to check in early and check out late. My daughter enjoyed the water park and we found the gift shop to be very convenient. The hotel is a couple of blocks from Disneyland...

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Anaheim
Reviewed May 29, 2014

Was a great waterplay for kids a little crowed ..... Front desk people were rude and unfriendly and checkout the clerk talked down to me and was rude

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Elk Grove, California
Reviewed May 29, 2014

Great 1st experience at HoJo's - Anaheim. I took my 75 y/o Mom and 6 & 4 y/o nephews to Disneyland over Memorial Day Holiday Weekend. Boys enjoyed the Water Park and Game Room, Mom enjoyed the premium view of night time fire works. We walked across the street to Mimi's Cafe for breakfast. Clean common spaces, comfortable beds, great...

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Canmore, Canada
Reviewed May 29, 2014

Mary, in the shop was wonderful. She was always friendly and helpful,and she went out of her way to make my family feel special. Thank-you Mary and all the staff for their role in making out trip a big success!

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Anaheim
Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a 2 star hotel that happens to have a great water park for kids. The location is great to Disneyland. The hotel is very old but we new that going and wanted to try the water park. As far as the staff we did not see any other employees except the water park life guard and the housekeepers....

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed May 28, 2014

It was close to Disneyland, the splash park was incredible, and the room was clean. The only issue would be the top bunk railing was loud when bumped by my daughter during the night. Overall, a great place to stay on our trip to Disneyland!

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Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed May 28, 2014

We recently stayed in adjoining rooms in this hotel, with our son and two young children in one room, and our adult daughter and ourselves in the other. The room was VERY clean, with Very comfortable beds, and came with a Koenig coffee maker and some coffee cartridges. The customary fridge worked fine, and the ice machine was a short...

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Anaheim
Reviewed May 28, 2014

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Reviewed May 28, 2014

My family of five stayed here for 3 nights while visiting Disneyland. This was our first stay here and I was pleased with everything! We arrived before check in and we were given a parking space an they offered to take keep our bags. Check in was a breeze and after a long hot day in Disneyland we walked into...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

The Howard Johnson is the ideal choice when you're visiting Anaheim. The hotel is in a great location alongside Disneyland, we could see the nightly fireworks from our room and had the luxury of walking back and forth from Disneyland park to hotel during the day. The Howard Johnson is a great hotel for families as it has water actives...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: $157 - $275 (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 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
#5 Family Hotel in Anaheim
#23 Business Hotel in Anaheim
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“Building near pool at the back of the hotel, backs onto freeway. Buildings near reception are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Elizabeth181717, 1 week 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, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Buildings 3,4 and 6 will bequieter but you will have to carry luggage up stairs”
 of 5 bubbles degreen393, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms by the pool were a bit noisy some evenings”
 of 5 bubbles Z5414BOannm, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“As for a room high up facing the park, you will have a great view of the parks.”
 of 5 bubbles Ange_Rayner, 5 weeks ago | Read review
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