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    Howard Johnson Inn Clifton NJ

    680 State Rt 3, Clifton, NJ 07012-2302
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    Reviewed December 15, 2014

    I thought the location was in a great area but the room was disgusting. The shower was not clean. It was very dirty all around. I have never in my entire life stayed in a hotel that looked this way. They should be ashamed to...More

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    Response from romi G, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Clifton NJResponded January 13, 2015

    Hello nyisha23, I want to apologize very much for the horrible experience you had during your stay as per the comments I realize that the stay was very disturbing and frightening. I have called my housekeeping staff and trained them again on housekeeping.I have also...More

    Reviewed December 13, 2014

    To call this hotel a dump would be an overstatement. It should be knocked down. There is construction materials laid out in hallways, stairwells and sidewalks all over the hotel. I have stayed at this hotel on a few occasions and the same piles of...More

    2  Thank Megan G
    Response from romi G, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Clifton NJResponded December 16, 2014

    I want to apologize very much for the horrible experience you had during your stay as per the comments I realize that the stay was very disturbing and frightening. I have called my housekeeping staff and trained again on housekeeping.I have also trained the front...More

    Reviewed December 2, 2014

    Clean, functional. Heater only stays off or on, temperature control doesn't work. No food in lobby in morning. IHOP next door. Check directions; Route 3 is a divided highway.

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    Response from romi G, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Clifton NJResponded December 16, 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We apologize for any inconvenience that you had during your stay at our hotel. We are working on the heater issue. Thank you

    Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

    Chose this hotel as it was outside NYC and wanted to stay somewhere quiet. We checked into our room that was dated however had the basic things we needed for our brief stay. Adjacent rooms were being remodeled during the day. On the 2nd night...More

    2  Thank Terry T
    Response from romi G, Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Clifton NJResponded December 2, 2014

    Hello I want to primarily thank you very much for taking your time to write this review for us as it helps to improve our service to you and allows us to understand our guest and their needs better. On the other hand I must...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    Response from inlove2016 | Reviewed this property |
    I think you should call Ahead Of time and ask them what your situation is and what other options they have to help you witb the check in also take there name in case at the time of check in you can ask for him/her
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    I don't think he even cares if it like you say it dates back four years i sure won't stay there ever again after what I went threw
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