HOWARD JOHNSON BUENA PARK

7039 Orangethorpe Ave., Buena Park, CA 90621 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2.0 Star Downtown Hotel in Orange County
33.85894-118.00886
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3.0/ 5

Based on 388 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool ready for use
  • Free breakfast
  • 100 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Hotel has 2 suites
  • Check-out: 3:00pm
  • Group booking rating of 7.0/10

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Local Attractions

knotts berry farm, soak coty, movieland wax museum, Disneyland, Anaheim Convention Center, ripley's museim

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 155 verified reviews

72
Fair

Fair budget hotel. Large rooms and friendly service. Clean hotel facilities.

“Cheap place to stay” “Room at a great price”

Good Budget Hotel Top 29% in city
Best Value for Money In City

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Old TV set” “Old air condition”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old building” “Old TV set”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Old bathroom cabinets”

  • Dirty bathroom

Review highlights

Value

97/100
21 reviews

Best value for money.

“Cheap place to stay” “Free shuttle” “Room at a great price”

Location

84/100
30 reviews

Great location.

“Near Disneyland” “Free shuttle” “Next to the I5”

Service

71/100
38 reviews

Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception.

“Friendly staff” “24 hr front desk service” “Great staff”

Breakfast

65/100
23 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Breakfast room too small” “Free breakfast”

Room

51/100
68 reviews

Rooms are standard overall, but very spacious with comfortable beds. Badly-maintained rooms, with bad A/C and unclean bathrooms. Outdated, dingy rooms.

“New matress” “Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner”

Cleanliness

49/100
27 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Clean hotel facilities.

“Not the cleanest room”

Vibe

35/100
18 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated. Fine for a budget trip.

“Old building” “No elevator” “Old TV set”

WiFi

25/100
7 reviews

Bad internet service.

Ranked top 51% by families, with a score of 73

Good to know

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old building” “Old TV set”

  • Comfortable beds

    “New matress” “Beds comfortable”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Old bathroom cabinets”

  • Dirty room

    “Not the cleanest room”

Review highlights

Value

97/100
4 reviews

Best value for money.

“Cheap place to stay” “Free shuttle” “Room at a great price”

Location

87/100
9 reviews

Great location.

“Near Disneyland” “Free shuttle” “Next to the I5”

Service

68/100
5 reviews

Service is adequate.

“24 hr front desk service” “Rude staff” “Great staff”

Room

45/100
16 reviews

Filthy old rooms and bathrooms. Comfortable beds.

“Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner” “Old TV set”

Cleanliness

44/100
7 reviews

Dirty room.

“Not the cleanest room”

Vibe

31/100
8 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old building” “No elevator” “Old TV set”

Ranked top 53% by couples, with a score of 76

Good to know

  • Poor vibe

    “Old building” “No elevator”

  • Dirty

    “Not the cleanest room”

  • Great location

    “Near Disneyland” “Free shuttle”

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly staff” “24 hr front desk service”

Review highlights

Location

85/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Near Disneyland” “Free shuttle” “Next to the I5”

Service

75/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Friendly staff” “24 hr front desk service” “Great staff”

Comfort

61/100
6 reviews

Comfortable.

“New matress” “Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner”

Room

53/100
10 reviews

Room is all right.

“New matress” “Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner”

Cleanliness

52/100
4 reviews

Clean.

“Clean rooms” “Not the cleanest room”

Vibe

43/100
3 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old building” “No elevator” “Old TV set”

Ranked top 72% by solo travelers, with a score of 70

Good to know

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly staff” “24 hr front desk service”

Review highlights

Comfort

72/100
6 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“New matress” “Beds comfortable” “Comfortable bed”

Service

67/100
5 reviews

Service is adequate.

“Friendly staff” “24 hr front desk service” “Good customer service”

Room

60/100
7 reviews

Room is all right.

“New matress” “Didn't have suite” “Headboard banging”

Review highlights

Room

48/100
5 reviews

Room is not nice.

“Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner” “Old TV set”

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Old TV set” “Old air condition”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old building” “Old TV set”

  • Dirty bathroom

  • Poor bathroom

    “Old bathroom cabinets”

Review highlights

Value

97/100
18 reviews

Best value for money.

“Cheap place to stay” “Free shuttle” “Room at a great price”

Location

82/100
25 reviews

Great location.

“Near Disneyland” “Free shuttle” “Next to the I5”

Service

69/100
31 reviews

Decent reception, with friendly but unprofessional staff.

“24 hr front desk service” “Rude staff” “Good staff”

Comfort

67/100
30 reviews

Spacious, moderately comfortable rooms with excellent beds, but noise problems.

“New matress” “Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner”

Breakfast

66/100
21 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Breakfast room too small” “Free breakfast”

Room

53/100
60 reviews

Rooms are standard overall, but very spacious with comfortable beds. Dirty, old, badly maintained rooms with filthy bathrooms.

“New matress” “Didn't have suite” “Headboard banging”

Vibe

36/100
17 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old building” “No elevator” “Old TV set”

WiFi

28/100
5 reviews

Bad internet service.

Ranked top 62% by families, with a score of 70

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Near Disneyland” “Free shuttle”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old building” “Old TV set”

  • Comfortable beds

    “New matress” “Beds comfortable”

  • Dirty room

    “Not the cleanest room”

Review highlights

Location

87/100
7 reviews

Great location.

“Near Disneyland” “Free shuttle” “Next to the I5”

Service

67/100
4 reviews

Service is adequate.

“Friendly staff” “24 hr front desk service” “Good customer service”

Comfort

63/100
6 reviews

Relatively comfortable, with good beds.

“New matress” “Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner”

Room

45/100
13 reviews

Dirty room. Comfortable beds.

“Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner” “Old TV set”

Cleanliness

44/100
6 reviews

Dirty room.

“Not the cleanest room”

Vibe

31/100
7 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old building” “No elevator” “Old TV set”

Ranked top 65% by couples, with a score of 72

Good to know

  • Poor vibe

    “Old building” “No elevator”

Review highlights

Comfort

61/100
6 reviews

Comfortable.

“New matress” “Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner”

Room

53/100
10 reviews

Room is all right.

“New matress” “Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner”

Cleanliness

52/100
4 reviews

Clean.

“Clean rooms” “Not the cleanest room”

Vibe

43/100
3 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old building” “No elevator” “Old TV set”

Ranked top 64% by solo travelers, with a score of 70

Review highlights

Comfort

72/100
6 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“New matress” “Beds comfortable” “Comfortable bed”

Service

67/100
5 reviews

Service is adequate.

“24 hr front desk service” “Rude staff” “Good staff”

Room

60/100
7 reviews

Room is all right.

“New matress” “Headboard banging” “Broken air conditioner”

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Customer Reviews of Howard Johnson Buena Park

3.0 out of 5. Based on 388 guest reviews , Average

Property Description

Rate quoted is for either a king bed or 2 double beds and up to 4 people per room. All room include either kitchenette, or microwave. Amenities include: coffee maker, hairdryer, refrig. 1 mile from Knotts Berry Farm, Soak City, Medieval Times, Movieland Wax Museum.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 11:00am
Check Out: 3:00pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2000
Floors: 2
Rooms: 100
Non Smoking Rooms: 70
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 2
Meeting Rooms: 1
Meeting Space: 400 sq. feet
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
48 Hours prior to arrival date
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Total Taxes: 7.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

John Wayne Airport - 25 miles away. Airport Shuttles cost 35.00 one way.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Howard Johnson

  • Rise and Dine breakfast offering coffee, fruit juices, and baked goods
  • In-room coffee and High speed internet access in every room
  • Pet friendly at participating locations
  • Home Office Rooms ideal for business travelers which includes a work desk and a comfortable chair with a refrigerator and microwave

The Howard Johnson highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Buena Park Howard Johnson

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