Pleasently suprised A review of Howard Johnson Hotel Newark
i stayed here for 4 nights with my girlfriend. after we read some of the reviews on trip advisor we were a bit aprehensive but it was too late to book anywhere else. i found the rooms to be spacious and clean and the staff were very friendly. the restaurant was pretty good but we only ever had the sandwiches - check out the philly cheese, yo! we were only really in the hotel at night as we went into new york every day. the best way to do this is to get the free shuttle bus to the airport, then the free airtrain to the train station and then straight into new york. the tickets cost $11.55 each way and if you're going in everyday the cost does add up, but as the hotel is so cheap it evens out. the shuttle bus drivers were occassionaly rude but thats not such a big deal. the only other negative is the fact that there is nowhere to buy booze in the hotel. i would definitley stay at this hotel again and would reccommend it to all.