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Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground
Ranked #15 of 118 Hotels in Anaheim
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Reviewed July 7, 2013

We have stayed here many times, mainly because of the close location to Disneyland. In terms of the hotels that are easy to walk to, it is higher quality than the other more 'motel' type places. They definitely have the most interesting option for kids with the Water Playground. This is really great for both young kids (toddlers) and bigger kids. There is a wading pool and turtle area with fountain for the wee ones. There are small water slides and water canons they can use ;-) There is a separate regular pool which is nice but doesn't have any 'kid' elements.
The staff is always very responsive and wants to please the guests. We enjoy staying here.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with family
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Black Hawk
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Reviewed July 6, 2013

The staff was AMAZING! The rooms were fine! I thought that the "warm park" would be a little more then it was. My 5 and 7 year old enjoyed one of the slides. Kiddie pool was perfect. Just thought that there would be more stuff and a pool, not just a kiddie pool. I will definitely stay there again. Beds were comfy. Easy access to Disneyland ;)

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
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Phoenix
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Reviewed July 6, 2013

We stayed in the part of the hotel that didn't have an elevator and that made it hard for us to get our things up the stairs because of back pain. Also, the hotel charges for everything (roll away). We asked to move to a cooler room and we were told it was a room upgrade that would cost more.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground

Property: Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground
Address: 1380 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802-2310
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Anaheim
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
#5 Family Hotel in Anaheim
#23 Business Hotel in Anaheim
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground 2.5*
Number of rooms: 303
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 
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel And Water Playground - Anaheim / Disneyland Park
Howard Johnson Anaheim
Howard Johnson Hotel Anaheim California
Anaheim Howard Johnson

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