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Gilbert, Arizona
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Reviewed 17 January 2015

This is a great family friendly hotel. the local is very perfect; walking to Disneyland; even better than using Disney's own paid parking. the hotel allowed as to check as early as 1:00 PM and room were very clean and hygienic. Love to stay again.....

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Anaheim, California
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2015

We arrived really late into the HoJo, the check-in was quick but our first room had a terrible smell I had raised my concern to the front deck he moved immediately to ground floor room, all was good. There is good access to the pools and to the street onto Disneyland. For the price we paid and the accessibility to... More 

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San Diego, California
1 review
Reviewed 16 January 2015

I called ahead and was told the balcony had child locks on the doors. The premium room facing Disney did not. An engineer came and put one on but not high enough. I had to block the door with a chair at night. The room was not soundproof for traffic noise. I asked to move and it was a giant... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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Reviewed 16 January 2015

First off... TIPS ON DISCOUNTS: This hotel runs promos a few times a year for 15%, 20%, 35%, and even a 50% off promo code. Granted the 50% off promo only happens like once a year and has a limited number of days of the year you can apply it. I believe the 35% off promo happens more frequently with... More 

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

Dear CAPMCrunch, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience with us! We are so pleased to hear you have taken advantage of the various promotional discounts we offer throughout the year. We are so delighted that you and your family like our location and enjoyed our Castaway Cove water playground. Thank you for your... More 

Doncaster East, Australia
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Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

we recently stayed there for 3 nights. The location of the hotel is great for Disneyland takes about 5 minutes to get there. Lots of restaurants and nice and clean. Would definitely recommend it to anyone.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: RM697 - RM1,107 (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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“Building two has no rooms facing the freeway and the pool view is serene.”
 of 5 bubbles 334jasong, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms back onto the water park, and might be a little noisier, but more convenient to the water park.”
 of 5 bubbles garydS3773JC, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor is really convenient”
 of 5 bubbles arbuckle2, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pay for an upgraded room category to Building 1 and ask for a high floor - Room 1601 and 1709 have amazing views of the fireworks.”
 of 5 bubbles willy_wonk123, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“A room furthest from the freeway”
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