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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed November 15, 2013

I would strongly suggest not staying here....especially if you are ethnic. For my birthday (October 4th) I took my daughter to Disneyland to celebrate. We checked in the day before...October 3rd 2013 and had a fairly uneventful evening. The next morning we loaded up the stroller and began the walk to Disney. There were many other non ethnic families also...

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Dear Ms. Davis: I am truly sorry that you found my inquiry as to whether you were a Guest at our hotel so offensive that you would project me to be a racist person. I did not question you because of the color of your skin but rather because of your observed actions. You were observed by the owner of...

Sherwood Park
Reviewed November 13, 2013

Three nights stay in 2 queen premium room ....nothing special. Lots of traffic noise. Rooms average size but in need of updating. As stated 10 minute walk to Disneyland entrance. Gift shop expensive .......Pampers at Target $10, the same at Howard Johnson Gift Shop $30......gift shop three hotels down the street $ 14.95. Kids water park didn't open till 10.......lots...

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Vancouver
Reviewed November 13, 2013

Great location for Disneyland. Rooms comfortable but nothing special. Not the cleanest (e.g. hair (not ours) on shower wall). Staff friendly.

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Santa Barbara
Reviewed November 13, 2013

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed November 13, 2013

Front desk staff were fantastic, very helpful in arranging quick transfers and bookings. 0ur room was ready at 10:00 in the morning, kids suite was huge highly recommend, we stayed on first floor away from elevator, the on site shop was brilliant serving everything from alcohol to quick snacks, bread, papers and gifts at reasonable prices. Sound proofed rooms with...

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Granite Bay
Reviewed November 13, 2013

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Chula Vista
Reviewed November 12, 2013

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Reviewed November 12, 2013

Just got back from a 4 night stay at the Howard Johnson with my daughter and grandsons. We stayed in Building 1 and tho it was on the highway side it was very quiet. Our room was clean,very roomy with a fridge, microwave and 2 very comfortable queen size beds. It must have been one of the newly renovated rooms...

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San Jose
Reviewed November 12, 2013

We met family here for a great reunion . Just a short walk to the Disney entrance. We liked the room with fridge, microwave, extra room. We will be back.

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Los Gatos
Reviewed November 12, 2013

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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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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, Feb 16, 2017 | Read review
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