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Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 23 August 2014

My family and I have stayed at each building at this hotel at some point. We really enjoy building one facing Disney or Building 2. Buildings 3-6 have natural light coming into the room which can brighten your day earlier than you would have liked. Parts of building one can face the 5 which is NOISY!!! Building 2 is tucked...

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Dear airblue1, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us! We are so glad you and your family took advantage of our close proximity to the Disney parks and enjoyed our pool areas. We are so disappointed to hear that you were not completely satisfied during your stay. Although we...

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Perfect location for those wishing to visit Disneyland, and also offers a fantastic place to view the fireworks. There is an on-site gift shop in Building 1 and although the prices are slightly high, you will find anything you need, and the Disney merchandise is definitely cheaper than the souvenirs available there. The rooms were very clean and spacious while...

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SF
Reviewed 22 August 2014

I've stayed across the street from the entrance, near the back entrance(via Hotel Californian) and I will say, Hojo Anaheim has got most everything you want and need. Great rates, free parking, great front desk, thorough cleaning staff, swimming pool, water structures and slides, and a short walk to Disneyland's front entrance. We had a double stroller daily and the...

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England
Reviewed 22 August 2014

I chose to visit Disneyland to round off what had been my first trip around California and stayed at the Howard Johnson Anaheim. I was made to feel so incredibly welcome from everyone at the front desk. They were so friendly and asked questions about where I was from, what I was planning to do etc. They had far more...

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Moreno Valley
Reviewed 21 August 2014

We stayed a week in July. HoJo is a wonderful family hotel. Close to Disneyland, comfy rooms, amazing staff. The waterpark gave Disney some serious competition!! We even extended our stay 2 extra days to enjoy time at the hotel pools and downtown Disney. The kids (ages 7 and 4) didn't want to leave pirates cove. Watching the Disney fireworks...

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San Diego
Reviewed 21 August 2014

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Campbell, CA
Reviewed 21 August 2014

This is the second summer in a row that we have stayed at the Howard Johnson near Disneyland. My six-year-old granddaughter loves the water park, and there is a second pool as well. You can watch fireworks from the hot tub, and there is a hotel staff member at the top of the waterslide keeping order, which is nice. Our...

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

Dear beadlema, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience with us! We are so happy to hear that you and your family had a delightful stay with us. Thank you for your valuable feedback and kind comments. We would be delighted to once again host your Disneyland vacation next summer! Kind regards, HoJo Anaheim...

Albuquerque
Reviewed 21 August 2014

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 21 August 2014

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Seaholme
Reviewed 20 August 2014

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  • 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 - $332 (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
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#5 Family Hotel in Anaheim
#5 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
#23 Business Hotel in Anaheim
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“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
“North building around the main pool is best. The traffic noise didn't bother us.”
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