Howard Johnson Inn Salinas

131 John Street, Salinas, California, 93901, United States | 2 star hotel
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This 2 star hotel, located on 131 John Street, Salinas, is near National Steinbeck Center, Oldtown, and The Steinbeck House / Best Cellar Gift Shop.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Howard Johnson Inn Salinas

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

Travel Blogs from Salinas


A travel blog entry by soppe on Jul 20, 2014

2 comments, 7 photos

... was never disappointed. The ultimate was a Stuffed Sopaipila, with chicken that was stewed in green chile sauce stuffed inside fry bread. Then smothered in green chile and cheese. Sounds amazing, right? One bite and my entire body relaxed.

  • Blake's Lotaburger (Abq)
    • New Mexico burger chain, cert angus ...

Road Trip to LA

A travel blog entry by janeandsam on Oct 19, 2013

15 photos

... and within a couple of hours we were in Hollywood baby! First thing first we had to get food as we had basically only been eating one meal a day! Five guys burgers and fries..... OMG! The best ******* burger I have ever eaten ever.......EVER! Yum yum yum (brother Guy would be so jealous) Reeeeewind! I missed out the dump that was Venice Beach or Bozo Beach as we liked to call it! Full of homeless, it's dirty, everyone harasses you for money, food, ...

Monterey Bay Aquarium

A travel blog entry by rrsjcs on Jul 22, 2013

5 photos

... so obviously enjoying it, as he was having trouble with his mask and fins, so we were delighted when at the end of their 30mins they both came out beaming - and proudly filled in their log books. Puffins and penguins before back to the hotel pool (the boys found the sea too cold this far North) and then dinner in Monterey on the waterfront, with seals and sea otters in view on the water. A better night's sleep for two tired ...

Salinas the Unexpected Jewel

A travel blog entry by mandymartin on Jun 11, 2013

35 photos

... Just after Nepenthe we pulled into one of the little parking areas as we had seen a large bird. It was a pair of Condors just playing with the updrafts in the air. They were just magnificent to watch and such a privilege. At one time there were only 22 birds left the Americans have done a great conservation rescue with these fine creatures.

Our next unusual find was a Zebra in with a field of cows. Apparently the late media ...

Day Twenty Five - Set Course For Fisherman's Wharf

A travel blog entry by timoverton on Nov 09, 2012

7 photos

... 2012, was the only important target pre-organized for this journey. On this day, my girlfriend was flying in from YYZ to SFO so that we could holiday together for five days in San Francisco. Fortunately, I arrived at our hotel in the Fisherman's Wharf area in time to check-in, relax a little and then head out to the airport. Just The Facts, Please: Started from Big Sur, California ...