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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 November 2014

A fantastic place to stay. Professional friendly helpful staff, good sized comfortable rooms, clean, great water park and pools. Directly opposite Disneyland. This was our 4th stay and we wouldn't stay anywhere else.

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B'ham
Reviewed 29 November 2014

I hate to admit this, but I have become a bit of a hotel "snob". When my wife suggested this Howard Johnson hotel near Disneyland, I wasn't very happy. However, this turned out to be a great stay. - Great location near Disney and I-5. - We were in a room facing I-5, which concerned me at first. However, the...

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2014

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Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 28 November 2014

We always stay here when we come to Disney, it is nice to walk everywhere and my daughter loves the water park!

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Auckland
Reviewed 28 November 2014

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2014

Although the hotel is in a perfect location and the rooms are clean and comfortable, it lacks atmosphere.. It's dull and boring. Staff can only be seen when you go to them.The staff are pleasant but that's it, no-one went out if their way, I found them unwelcoming and just giving the basic stock standard answers. Definitely not a resort...

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Hojoanaheim, HoJo Anaheim Guest Care Team at Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground, responded to this review

Dear Rubie W, We are so sorry to hear that we did not completely meet your expectations. Our Staff is dedicated to provide our Guests with exceptional service, quality and value. We are so disheartened to hear that you did not experience this. We truly apologize if our staff seemed unenthusiastic or unwelcoming. We hope that our great location, clean...

Edmonton
Reviewed 28 November 2014

We stayed in the Kids suite for the second year in a row. We were there eight nights and the rooms were always clean. The proximity the parks is great (5 mins to the gates), the size of the rooms (two large rooms-two separate bathrooms-bunkbed for the kids) and the splash pool are reasons why we like this hotel.

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Reviewed 27 November 2014

Even though we got a room with a view of Disney (for the fireworks). I would have expected a room on an upper floor as we booked back in June (we had the third floor, which gave us a lovely view of the roof in front of us). Rooms are very basic but good enough when we were out at...

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Cumbria
Reviewed 27 November 2014

We had a great stay here and it was so handy for Disney. This was our first time staying in Anaheim. Nothing was too much trouble and the staff were very helpful. The rooms were spotless and the beds were so comfortable. We will be back!!

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Tacoma, Washington
Reviewed 27 November 2014

Just finished off a four night stay at the HoJo with my husband and 20 month old son. This hotel was great! The room was clean and the staff was friendly. As read on another review if you have a little one that is going to nap during the day, ask for a room on the first floor cause they...

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Hojoanaheim, HoJo Anaheim Guest Care Team at Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground, responded to this review

Dear Nikshanks12, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience with us! We are so thrilled to hear that you and your family had a comfortable and delightful stay. Thank you for your kind comments, we hope to be your top choice when planning your next Disneyland vacation. King regards, HoJo Anaheim Guest Care Team

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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
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Anaheim
Price Range: $217 - $334 (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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“Rooms by the pool were a bit noisy some evenings”
 of 5 bubbles Z5414BOannm, 22 Feb 2017 | 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, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Not at the end of the building near the freeway!”
 of 5 bubbles rebeccapregelj, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you have a pram stay in the rooms with lifts available.”
 of 5 bubbles courtneys389, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room in pavilions near the pool”
 of 5 bubbles mariedesjardins, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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