One of the Worst place on EARTH! A review of Howard Johnson Hotel Newark

I have stayed at this hotel twice before, and did not have any problems. So, I rebooked my self for 2 convenient nights for catching my connecting flights.

This time when I had arrived at the hotel to pick up the shuttle, this driver was RUDE RUDE RUDE, he would not help me with my luggage, what so ever. When I had asked, he just said 'Come Come On...!!' and just tried to rush me, even thought we had a stop for about 7 mins.

Once I arrived at the check in desk, I had asked for the name of the front desk person, just to say thanks. (He did not have a name tag on) And he refused to give it to me. He was like I can not give you my name, It's my rule. So I just walked off and checked in to my room.

There the main door would not lock properly. I ended up keeping my luggage bags near the door, so that no one could enter the room. Also the people at the restaurant are extremely RUDE. I ordered a meal to be delivered to my room, and they called me up and told me to come pick it up from the restaurant.

This one time I called them up, they actually hung up on me, and when I called back, they would not pick up. Watch out!

After the one nights stay, I immediately changed my bookings for the other nights to another hotel. I was really scared, thought the place was very unsafe, and the staff completely unfriendly. For the price you pay; you're better of paying $10 more for a peaceful mind when you go to sleep.

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Howard Johnson Hotel Newark
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