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Howard Johnson Hotel - Toms River

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Rockaway, New Jersey
Reviewed 23 September 2015

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 22 September 2015

The price is reasonable and the hotel was very clean. The staff was very nice. Great indoor pool and two restaurants to choose from. The rooms have a fridge, mircrowave and a large flat screen TV. I would absolutely stay there again.

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel - Toms River, responded to this review

Dear lisasY4526CE; Thank you for being our guests and sharing your review with us. We are delighted to see you enjoyed your stay and found the hotel had everything you needed for an enjoyable experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again the next time your travels bring you to the area. Sincerely, Sarah L. E-Commerce Manager

Avenel, New Jersey
Reviewed 16 September 2015

The hotel was clean and the staff was pleasant and the price was right. Stayed there to enjoy the beach a short drive away. The location was accessible to many restaurants and a short drive to Seaside beach, rides and arcade. Would stay there again.

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel - Toms River, responded to this review

Dear oceanliz2015; Thank you for being our guests and sharing your trip with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the convenient location was the right fit for your vacation and travel needs. We appreciate your business and thank you again for your feedback. We hope to welcome you back the next time you are in the area....

New Jersey
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Many of the reviews of this property are right on the money. The breakfast room is very small and crowded and only operational until 9 am. Our room on the first floor was clean and recently redone. There is no smoking permitted in the entire Hotel which is nice, but people are allowed to smoke on their balcony or patio...

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel - Toms River, responded to this review

Dear Cayman-puppy; Thank you for taking the time to share your trip with us. We are pleased to see that overall, you enjoyed your stay and found the convenient location, newly decorated room and value was a good fit for your needs. We appreciate your feedback and will continue to work on the rest of the hotel as soon as...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

I was looking for an affordable place near Seaside Heights for a two night stay. Based on the positive reviews I chose this Howard Johnson. I didn't expect luxury for $109 per night, but I did expect a clean room. Perhaps there are better and more updated rooms but I did request a first floor and they were fully booked....

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Sarah L, Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel - Toms River, responded to this review

Dear KGBunch; Thank you for being our guests and taking to time to write your review. We would like to apologize for not meeting your expectations and sorry to hear you were disappointed with the accommodations. We will be completing the remaining renovations during the slower months coming up soon and wish we had presented the guestroom you were in...

Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 11 September 2015

My wife and I stayed at Howard Johnson site in Toms River, NJ for three nights. The place was clean, comfortable, and quiet. We roomed on the side away from Hooper Av. so we knew it would be quieter since Hooper Av. is a main route. The staff, especially Jawad the manager, David and Carlton the lobby/check-in representatives, and Esperanza...

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Dear lwasserw; Thank you for being our guests and taking the time to share your trip with us. We truly appreciate your feedback and very pleased to see that the location, customer service and clean, comfortable accommodations all met your expectations. That is something our staff takes great pride in. We look forward to welcoming you all back again the...

Sparta, New Jersey
Reviewed 9 September 2015

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Port Orchard, United States
Reviewed 7 September 2015

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Close to the beaches and Ocean County Mall. Big parking lot with easy access. Corridors are a bit dreary. Saw several families. Standard interior hotel room with King Bed- nice bath and good TV was clean and comfortable. Leave a tip. Easy wall thermostat controlled AC . Room carpeting needs replacement. Staff was helpful and friendly. I did not use...

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Dear TK; Thank you for selecting our hotel as your place to stay overnight. We are pleased to see you found the location near the beach, friendly staff, clean and comfortable guestroom and good breakfast were reasons you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you again the next time you are in town. Thank you again, Sarah L....

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Had a great time.....the pool hours could have been longer and the lights in the bathroom didn't work but heating lamp did which was a plus but otherwise it was great!!!

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Dear 8090christyg; Thank you for sharing your trip with us. We appreciate your feedback and delighted to read you enjoyed your stay, but also see we could have been a little better. We will let maintenance know the light was out, sorry about that. For the comfort of all guests and to keep the noise level down after hours, we...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the best of the Atlantic Coast at our Howard Johnson Hotel -Toms River. Conveniently located off Route 9 and just 15 minutes from the Jersey Shore, our pet-friendly Toms River hotel near McGuire Air Force Base is one hour from New York, Philadelphia and Atlantic City. We offer a complimentary continental breakfast, a large indoor heated pool, two restaurants, a pub & grille with live entertainment, a free pass to a fitness center adjacent to the hotel, free wireless high speed internet access and laundry service. We look forward to your arrival! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Hotel - Toms River

Address: 955 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-8320
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Toms River
Price Range: $103 - $303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Hotel - Toms River 2.5*
Number of rooms: 96
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“hotel is a good distance from the road and is all very quite”
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“Rooms away from the entrances are always. BRING YOUR OWN/request extra pillows, as the pillows provided are "skimpy".”
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