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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 9 October 2014

we stayed here in mid sept. with our son and wife plus there two kids(aged 3 and 6).We deliberately choose this facility because of the location and there water park. It is a excellent well run hotel with little to complain about.The staff are awesome,the kids loved the waterpark,(our 3 year old didn,t want to leave it for disneyland !),the...

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Reviewed 8 October 2014

Our daughter is 5 and had a great time playing at the water park. It was close enough to Disneyland for her to walk without any complaining. The rooms need updating but there is a fridge in the room which is always great for snacks and drinks. We recommend this hotel mostly because of the water park it really was...

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Sydney
Reviewed 8 October 2014

The hotel was very clean and comfortable, customer service was average, showers were cold every time and wifi kept dropping out.

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St. George, Utah
Reviewed 8 October 2014 via mobile

Initially disappointed in the size of our room. We are accustomed to staying in RCI timeshare-type resorts, so when the room's description said it included a kitchen and dining area, that's what I expected. Luckily my husband said we'd better double check as we were packing our week's worth of meals to prepare in the kitchen. Turns out the "kitchen"...

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Reviewed 8 October 2014 via mobile

Hotel is nice rooms are very clean. We were in one of the original bldgs and seemed to be newly renovated. The grounds are very clean pretty much spotless I'd say. Pool is very nice after a long day in Disneyland and is open till 10 pm little small but still nice to have. Kid splash park is cool for...

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

Dear Toddimusprime780, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us. We are so sorry to hear that the chlorine levels in our Garden pool seemed a bit too high. Our Maintenance Staff does test our pool water every morning to ensure that the chlorine levels are safe. Next time, please be sure to alert our...

Kaysville
Reviewed 8 October 2014

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Calgary, Alberta
Reviewed 7 October 2014

we recently planned a trip to Disneyland for both us (my family of 5) and my parents. From the moment we walked in the door, the staff were friendly, helpful, and just amazing. The rooms were clean, the pool/waterpark was clean, and the amenaties were great! The staff at the gift shop were so helpful and just so nice. I...

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 October 2014

We have just come back from 3 nights at this hotel and it was brilliant. We are a family of 5 - 2 adults and 3 children (9,7,5). We came in for 3 days at Disneyland and this was an excellent choice. Where do I start? Firstly - you can easily walk to Disneyland which is great as it means...

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Brighton, Co
Reviewed 7 October 2014

The hotel was quite nice. Better than we had expected and all that we had hoped. Previously we stayed down the street and it was pretty skuzzy! We had a fun view of the pirate splash pad and the kids had a blast out there! Our room was a really nice size as well. I liked the double sinks, one...

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

Dear ambie52311, We are so thrilled to hear that we exceeded your expectations! We are so glad that you and your family enjoyed our Castaway Cove water playground and were very comfortable in your hotel room. We are so sorry to hear about the accident your toddler had in the room during the first night of your stay with us....

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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 Family Hotel in Anaheim
#5 Romantic 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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