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Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights while visiting family at Jersey Shore. The beds were the most uncomfortable beds that I have ever slept on. They were hard as a rock. The pillows were terrible as well - felt like pillowcase was filled with rolled up socks. Bedding was awful - one thin little microfiber blanket with the nasty old fashioned polyester...

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

Dear Noel; Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us. We understand the importance of a good nights rest and certainly apologize that you found our new bedding to be uncomfortable. We appreciate your feedback and apologize that you were dissatisfied with the accommodations. We recently completed a renovation of many of...

Long Branch, New Jersey
Reviewed 9 August 2015

That was it Horrible. Bad electric connections No one spoke or Understood ENGLISH! I don't usually complain but i paid good Money and was AFRAID to Sleep! You check it out then Drive as Fast as u can TO Comfort Inn. Down the street! Trust Me. Do Not Stqy There X. Carolbonelli (PA0

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

Dear Carol; Thank you for bringing this to our attention. I am sorry that you were not satisfied with the hotel. We take matters like this very seriously and the safety of our guests is a top priority. I have sent you a private message to discuss your stay further and hope to hear back from you soon. Rest assured...

Vernon, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Clean , quiet for a middle aged couple like us. I suggest getting a garden/pool view . The cooper ave. rooms & parking lot views are a bit lacking privacy. A clean indoor pool is a + not to ruin a rainy day at the shore. A bar w/ good food is also a helpful to avoid a D W...

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

Dear Gary; Thank you for sharing your trip with us. We appreciate your business. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay and found the hotel was conveniently located, clean, quiet and comfortable place to stay with a restaurant on site so you did not have to drive anywhere. We are delighted to see that you will be...

West Caldwell, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 August 2015

had the pleasure to stay for one night this past Wednesday for a trip I had to make to Ortley beach.From the outside the hotel looks very clean and the location is perfect and the fact that it was only 10 minutes to where I had to go.A little pricey for a hojo but then again it's peak summer season.The...

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

Dear Wanderer; Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are very pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found a new hotel to stay in while in town. We will share your feedback with the hotel team to continue to inspire them to keep up the great job. We will also mention your comments regarding the...

Hewitt, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 August 2015

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Short Hills, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 August 2015

staff at fronk desk had no clue where i could get extra towels for showering he said he only had one left in the entire hotel i didnt beleive that

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

Dear Christian; Thank you for taking the time to share your trip with us. The hotel has been a capacity lately and housekeeping was working as quickly as they could to replenish our guestrooms with the basic sets that each guestroom receives. We do apologize that we ran out of additional towels for you. I have shared your feedback with...

Queens, New York
Reviewed 4 August 2015

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

Stayed here for one night. The hotel staff was friendly, the location is great, and the room was clean and comfortable. I have an upcoming job in Lakehurst in a few weeks, and am seriously thinking of staying here and doing the drive every morning. I guess it doesn't need to be said, but I will anyway: WOULD STAY HERE...

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

Dear Michael; Thank you so much for the great review, we are very pleased to see that we were the right fit and location for your travel needs. We truly appreciate hearing that you will return soon for your business needs in Lakehurst. We look forward to seeing you again soon and thank you again for letting us know you...

Roxbury, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

we stayed overnight on a saturday in august, so it was little pricey for a howard johnson... but very convenient 5-10 minute drive to seaside heights... our room was clean, comfortable and big enough... our experience with the breakfast was fine (it was certainly not the nightmare that other people talk about}... and the bar had a good fifties band...

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

Dear Thomas; Thank you for your review, we appreciate hearing that you had a good stay and found the hotel a good location and fit for your needs. Thank you for the positive feedback regarding breakfast and the pub, we are pleased to see you enjoyed that as well. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Sincerely, Sarah L....

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 July 2015

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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
About the property
  • 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 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: $96 - $246 (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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“single queen rooms much smaller than doubles”
 of 5 bubbles 874DougA, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms away from the entrances are always. BRING YOUR OWN/request extra pillows, as the pillows provided are "skimpy".”
 of 5 bubbles racinbluz27, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are probably quieter.....”
 of 5 bubbles St_Albans774, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay in Atlantic City if you want a nice room”
 of 5 bubbles SmartTravlerLV, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Courtyard side is definitely quieter; but, noise from other guest in the hall was excessive.”
 of 5 bubbles 539bradleyw, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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