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Review of Howard Johnson Closest to the Falls and Casino

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Howard Johnson Closest to the Falls and Casino
Ranked #34 of 50 Hotels in Niagara Falls
Toronto, Canada
1 review
“Stay at Howard Johnon's”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2013

It is not like the Marriott, but it is in a good location and the price is right, we stayed for one night and found everything satisfactory. It is easy to find the shopping areas from there and it is almost next to the casino

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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hojo00139, General Manager at Howard Johnson Closest to the Falls and Casino, responded to this review, October 22, 2013
Thank you for writing a review online regarding your stay at our property in Niagara Falls. I am very happy you found everything satisfactory at the Howard Johnson in Niagara Falls, NY. I am also glad you took advantage of our location. The Howard Johnson at 454 Main St. in Niagara Falls, NY is located within walking distance to the falls and all major attractions, including the Casino. Thanks again for your comments as they help us do a better job.
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
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  • Rooms
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  • Service
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2013

I read many reviews before booking my stay that this hotel. I was aware that this location was a bit outdated and in need of some TLC. I choose it anyway because it would be close to the Falls and points of interest and the price was very low compared to other places in the area. I didn't intend to stay in the room for too long, only to sleep, shower etc. The staff was pleasant and informative. The breakfast area was very small and crowded at times. They had simple offerings such as cereal, pastries, toast, juice and coffee. It was just enough to get us going. They had plenty of FREE parking. The room itself was okay. The bed was very uncomfortable. We had difficulty moving in the mornings, which is not usually the case. The refrigerator was frozen solid and not operating properly. We attempted to put the heater on but the burning smell was so overwhelming and disgusting in the first few seconds that we immediately turned it off. Overall I rated the hotel as poor although it did have some points that may have been average in quality. I did get what I paid for. Free parking, a good location, friendly staff and old or outdated bedding and appliances. All in all I enjoyed my visit to Niagara Falls in lieu of a couple of rough nights sleep and the uncomfortable aroma in the room.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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hojo00139, General Manager at Howard Johnson Closest to the Falls and Casino, responded to this review, October 22, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel online. I am glad you found the staff friendly and the location good at the Howard Johnson in Niagara Falls, NY. I'm also happy you enjoyed our free parking. The maintenance department has been made aware of your concerns and they will be addressed. Thanks for your comments as they help us improve our service.
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Property: Howard Johnson Closest to the Falls and Casino
Address: 454 Main St, Niagara Falls, NY 14301-1526
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Location: United States > New York > Niagara Falls
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #34 of 50 Hotels in Niagara Falls
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Closest to the Falls and Casino 2*
Number of rooms: 80
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome Affordable comfort in the heart of Niagara Falls. Niagara's Howard Johnson - Closest to the Falls and Casino. We are just a short stroll to the Famous Falls, Maid of the Mist, and Cave of the Winds - all one & 1/2 blocks from the hotel! The Seneca Casino is just a three block walk80 spacious rooms, including luxurious jacuzzi rooms, all with free wireless internet access. Whether you crave adventure, sightseeing, gaming, romance, shopping, hiking, or fishing Howard Johnson Hotel can accommodate you. An Eco-friendly property. Hotel Highlights: Free Wireless High Speed Internet Access in all rooms and on site Packages available (click package tab above), King Jacuzzi rooms, Smoking rooms, Indoor heated pool/sauna, In-Room Safes, Free Parking, Helicopter Tours and Sightseeing Tours On-Site, Retro Game Room, Handicapped rooms. ... more   less 
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