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Howard Johnson Inn San Diego State University Area
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All reviewslooked pretty decentwasn't working properlyfront office staffmicrowave and mini fridgenice clean roomssafe neighborhoodfree breakfastwi fismall poolshort stayvery nice staygreat place to staybed was very comfortablewould stay here againcoffee makersdsumotel
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Reviewed January 5, 2014

I stayed at this Howard Johnson location twice. The first time was only one night. I had to be out of the area the following night. But came back here for another three nights after that. I stayed on the 2nd floor the first time, then the 1st floor another time.

They recently renovated this hotel, so everything was updated and modern. The decor is nice, the bed was comfortable, the tv was flat screen, the wi-fi was fast and free, a refrigerator is available in each room with a decent size freezer. I was able to stock up on frozen food from the grocery store and all of it fit in the freezer. There is also a Microwave.

The location was near everything I needed. They also do a courtesy reminder one hour before the check out time on the day you are leaving. The only thing I had a slight problem with was using card-reader in the door, I had to swipe it a few times, but that was probably something I was doing wrong.

During my stay I met three different people at the front desk and they were all very helpful and polite. If I am in the area again for vacation I will be sure to stay here again. Will also be recommending this Howard Johnson to others!

  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled solo
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Thank xlogold
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HowardJohnsonSDSU, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego State University Area, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2014

Hello Xlogold,

Thank you for the compliment, and please except my apology for the inconvenience.

Thanking you

Nitin Mody (GM)

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Reviewed January 2, 2014

I had a great experience during my stay. Rooms were clean and TV was good. Pool available and plenty of room to part. Archita, who was the staff in charge during my checkout was very helpful and friendly.

  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Thank Misael M
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HowardJohnsonSDSU, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego State University Area, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2014

Hello Miseal,

Thanks for appreciating and except my apology for the inconvenience.
We promise to keep our hotel updated and time and again you shall find value for your money during your stay.

Thanking you

Nitin Mody (GM).

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Reviewed December 31, 2013

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled with friends
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HowardJohnsonSDSU, General Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego State University Area, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2014

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Reviewed December 25, 2013

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled solo
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Reviewed December 24, 2013

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled solo
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HowardJohnsonSDSU, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Inn San Diego State University Area, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2014

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