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    Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground

    1380 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802-2310
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    Reviewed 9 April 2015

    We stayed here because of the location which is literally a 5 minute walk to Disneyland from the hotel. The room was big enough for all 4 of us. 2 adults and 2 teenage girls, with lots of luggage. The staff was helpful and rooms...More

    1  Thank Kylie P
    Reviewed 9 April 2015

    We stayed 2 nights and had a wonderful experience. Our room was upgraded for free and we were able to see the fireworks at Disneyland from our balcony. The pool areas were a perfect fit for my family.

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    1  Thank Janae B
    Reviewed 9 April 2015

    Check out my review for last year and you will see it was brilliant. This year was also brilliant, but with one update. We were put in a room in the large lock near the adult pool. The room was very different to the ones...More

    2  Thank kitty2212
    Response from Hojoanaheim, HoJo Anaheim Guest Care Team at Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water PlaygroundResponded 14 April 2015

    Dear kitty2212, Thank you so much for choosing us again during your recent trip to the Anaheim Resort! We are so pleased you had a brilliant time with us once you were moved to our Standard Double bedrooms in our pavilion buildings. We are sorry...More

    Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

    This was our first trip to Disneyland. I travelled with my parents & my 2 children (boys aged 11 & 9). Our first impressions of the hotel was great. We arrived hours early for check in but rather than send us away to wait for...More

    4  Thank Sarah J
    Reviewed 9 April 2015

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    1  Thank Michelle D
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$179 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Anaheim
    • #5 Family Hotel in Anaheim
    • #23 Business Hotel in Anaheim
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 303
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Orange County >
    • Anaheim
    • Also Known As
    • Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel And Water Playground - Anaheim / Disneyland Park ,
    • Howard Johnson Anaheim ,
    • Howard Johnson Hotel Anaheim California ,
    • Anaheim Howard Johnson
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    Sarah C
    9 May 2017|
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    Response from Holdtheair | Reviewed this property |
    I think it closes at 10pm...... It is lighted and I remembered that most if not all of the small kids were probably in bed. Have fun and enjoy yourselves. Sorry for the slow response.
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    Response from juliepF8879AR | Reviewed this property |
    Hi! when we wanted to travel to Universal, we wrote a note to the contact link at HoJo Anaheim's web site. I told them where I wanted to go and they sent me back 3 travel options and helped us make reservations. Uber is... More
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