Howard Johnson Inn Hershey

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845 East Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, United States, 17033  show map
 2 stars
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Howard Johnson Inn Hershey

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Laundry

Overview

Howard Johnson Inn Hershey is positioned in a shopping area of Hershey close to ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park, Zoo America and Hershey Area Playhouse. Howard Johnson Inn Hershey has been welcoming guests to its non-smoking rooms since 1970.

The city center is about 20 minutes on foot. A chocolate factory and casinos are stroll from the hotel.

Howard Johnson Inn Hershey lies within 20 minutes’ drive to Harrisburg International airport.

Rooms

Howard Johnson Inn Hershey offers 52 guestrooms appointed with multi-channel TV, a personal safe, cable TV with on-demand movies, pay television and a microwave with all the sights of Hershey within easy access. Coffee/tea makers and a fridge are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Dining options include a deluxe continental breakfast served every morning. What If of Hershey and Hershey Pantry serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

Services

Business travelers can make use of a meeting room, a business centre and a photocopier offered on site.

Relax

On-site fitness facilities include a fitness centre and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   52.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Howard Johnson Inn Hershey Hershey location
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Hotel Address:

845 East Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, United States, 17033

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City Center
  • Hershey
    1.8 km
Airports
  • Harrisburg International (MDT)
    15.8 km
  • Lancaster (LNS)
    34.3 km
Restaurants
  • What If of Hershey (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary)
    30 m
  • Desserts etc
    40 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    52

Rooms and availability

Guest Room
Bed type: Double beds
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
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TV, free WiFi, desk, coffeemaker Unwind in this welcoming, convenient room. Relax watching the TV or stay on top of business at the desk. Keep up-to-date with free WiFi. This room also has a coffeemaker. The bathroom includes a shower with a curved rod that allows for more space and light. This room has two double clean and fresh Hampton beds®.

Room facilities
    Howard Johnson Inn Hershey photos Exterior Hotel information
    King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 19 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    free continental breakfast, free Wi- Fi, standing shower and refrigerator

    Room facilities
      Howard Johnson Inn Hershey photos Exterior Hotel information
      Queen Room
      Bed type: Queen-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds or 2 Single beds
      Size: 16 m²
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Any corresponding photo may not reflect the specific accessible room type or room feature. This mobility accessible, nonsmoking room features one queen sized bed , and an accessible roll-in shower. The room features comfortable soft seating, microwave, refrigerator, a HDTV, and easy to operate alarm clock/radio. The free high speed internet access will help you stay connected while on the road. If you prefer not to work at the desk, you can use the convenient lapdesk instead. You'll also enjoy the convenience of having a coffee maker with tea service and iron/ironing board in your room.

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        Deluxe Room
        Bed type: Double bed or Double beds or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
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        • Free Wi-Fi
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        Deluxe|Deluxe

        Room facilities
          Howard Johnson Inn Hershey photos Exterior Hotel information
          Deluxe Queen Room
          Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or 2 Single beds
          Size: 16 m²
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
          • Bathtub
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          Deluxe|Deluxe 2 Queen Beds Non-Smoking Room with free continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and refrigerator

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            Comfort Queen Room
            Bed type: 2 Single beds
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            • Free Wi-Fi
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            free breakfast and free Wi-Fi COMFORT AND QUALITY

            Room facilities
              Howard Johnson Inn Hershey photos Room 1 Queen Bed Room
              Economy Queen Room
              Bed type: Queen-size bed
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              • Free Wi-Fi
              • Air conditioning
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              Room with free continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and standing shower

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                Deluxe Family Queen Room
                Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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                • Free Wi-Fi
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Howard Johnson Inn Hershey Hershey location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  845 East Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, United States, 17033

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Hershey
                    1.8 km
                  Airports
                  • Harrisburg International (MDT)
                    15.8 km
                  • Lancaster (LNS)
                    34.3 km
                  Restaurants
                  • What If of Hershey (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary)
                    30 m
                  • Desserts etc
                    40 m
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    52

                  Howard Johnson Inn Hershey Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Zoo America - 1.7 km
                  • Hotel Hershey - 3.0 km

                  Popular areas

                  • City Center - 1.7 km

                  Convention centers

                  • Hershey Convention Center - 4.6 km

                  Sport related

                  • Star Pavilion at Hershey Park Stadium - 2.3 km

                  Shopping areas

                  • Outlets at Hershey - 1.5 km

                  Amusement

                  • Hershey Entertainment and Resort - 1.7 km
                  • Hershey's Chocolate World - 2.5 km

                  Stadiums

                  • Hershey Wildcats Soccer - 1.7 km
                  • Hershey Bears Hockey - 1.7 km
                  • Hershey Park Arena - 2.4 km
                  • Giant Center - 3.8 km

                  Museums

                  • Hershey Museum - 1.5 km
                  • Historical Educ/memo Ctr - 1.8 km
                  • AACA Museum, Inc. - 3.5 km

                  Parks

                  • Derry Twp Parks and Recreation - 2.0 km
                  • Hersheypark Stadium - 3.7 km

                  Halls

                  • Hershey Theatre - 1.7 km

                  Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                  • Hershey Gardens - 2.9 km

                  Golf courses and Country clubs

                  • Hershey Park - 1.7 km

                  Local attractions

                  • Hershey Park - 1.9 km
                    100 West Hersheypark Drive, Hershey
                  • Hershey Gardens - 2.2 km
                    170 Hotel Road, Hershey
                  • Hershey's Chocolate World - 2.7 km
                    251 Park Boulevard, Hershey
                  • The Hershey Story - 2.0 km
                    63 West Chocolate Avenue, Hershey
                  • ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park - 2.4 km
                    201 Park Avenue, Hershey

                  Near the hotel

                  • Hershey Derry Township Historical Society - 1.4 km
                    40 Northeast Dr, Hershey

                    Restaurants nearby

                    • What If of Hershey - 30 m

                      Address: 845 E Chocolate Ave
                      Phone: 717-533-5858

                      80% likes this, based on 275 reviews
                      Cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Eclectic
                      Price Range: GBP 10 - GBP 24

                    • Hershey Pantry - 100 m

                      Address: 801 E Chocolate Ave
                      Phone: 717-533-7505

                      74% likes this, based on 461 reviews
                      Cuisine: American
                      Price Range: GBP 8 - GBP 20

                    • Sakura DO - 740 m

                      Address: 1144 E Chocolate Ave
                      Phone: 717-534-2099

                      66% likes this, based on 23 reviews

                    • Desserts etc - 40 m

                      Address: 840 East Chocolate Avenue
                      Phone: 717-533-7505

                      83% likes this, based on 67 reviews
                      Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 8

                    • Miss Saigon - 350 m

                      Address: Rt 422
                      Phone: (717) 838-2034

                      80% likes this, based on 28 reviews
                      Cuisine: Vietnamese

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Number of rooms:
                      52
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                    Howard Johnson Inn Hershey Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Howard Johnson Inn Hershey

                    Average guest rating

                    7.6out of 10
                    Fabulous
                    Based on 101 reviews

                    Rating by category:

                    Service
                    10.0
                    Value
                    9.0

                    Guest reviews

                    • Family with children
                      10.0

                      Clean, economical room Friendly staff Convenient location

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      Our room was very comfortable and clean. We had a room with two queen beds, refrigerator and microwave. WiFi was available free too. We had a basic breakfast included in the morning. Nice selection of items such as cereal, bananas, yogart, donuts, juice and coffee. A restaurant is also available on site. They also have a very nice pool area with a patio. Of course we could not use the pool as it was outdoors and we visited in the month of October. We will stay at this hotel again as we were pleased with our expereince. Great place to stay if your going to Hershey park.

                      Only downside to our room was that we were in a room close to the road which is 422 and very busy, therefore traffic noise was apparent. However, you could always request a room in the back away from the traffic noise.

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      Staff outstanding & great to work with you re: special needs/requests.Stay here for largest antique auto event in nation and no price gouging.

                      Nothing, do very well with real estate available.

                    • Older travelers
                      9.4

                      The motel is old and so on arrival asked to see our room. What a pleasant surprise the room was beautiful and obviously had recent renovations. As had the whole inside of the motel had all been redone. The staff was pleasant and helpful. Parking was good and it was very quiet. The restaurant was gourmet and reasonable

                      The only complain was maintaining connection with the internet. They seem to be constantly changing the entry code. They had slips at the desk how to connect , which worked fine but did not last If you left the computer for any length of time. I finally realized that each slip had a different enry number. So I just took 5 slips so atleast I had them in the room when I wanted them

                    • Family with children
                      8.8

                      It was a great value for the price! Really close to all the attractions and breakfast was included.

                    • Group of friends
                      8.2

                      Great restaurant and comfy beds

                      A/C didn't work very well

                    • Older travelers
                      2.4

                      Attractions

                      That room eas horrible for a $100 a night it was too small, cramped, not so clean. Overall experience of Howard Johnson was HORRIBLE!!! Never again!! We should be refunded $ you couldn't pay me enough to stay at a ho Jo again. I will file a complaint with BBB when we get home.

                    • Family with children
                      10.0

                      Comfort, clean, friendly, close to the amusment park

                      Breakfast room was always full.

                    • Older travelers
                      7.8

                      close to hershey chocolate world & all things hershey related

                    • Group of friends
                      8.2

                      The location was awesome in relation to Hershey Park and Chocolate world.

                    • Family with children
                      10.0

                      I liked that the room was very clean. I also liked how close it was to Hershey park.

                      The only thing I can say is that the walls were paper thin. You can hear everything that was going on in the other room.

                    • Family with children
                      5.4

                      Location

                      Motel nothing like photos on your site. Flies in room at all times,fleas, we were suppose to have so we thought a seperate sitting area with couch. Very disappointed.....

                    • Family with children
                      7.4

                      It was quiet and close to the park. It met our needs for a few nights.

                      The room was a little small, especially the bathroom.

                    • Family with children
                      8.8

                      Location was convenient to Hershey Park (our destination) and because it was summertime was able to enjoy the outdoor pool area. The room had everything that you needed,e.g. small frig, microwave, coffee pot, etc. but space was tight because of all the amenities. Perfect for short stay because you're not in the room that long.

                      A little dated furniture-wise and missed spots during the cleaning routine. Saw a cobb-web or two! These things definitely could be corrected.

                    • Group of friends
                      7.0

                      The beds were comfortable.

                      The internet was terribly slow and the breakfast could've been better. I would've liked more pillows.

                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Howard Johnson Inn Hershey Hershey location
                    Show big map »

                    Hotel Address:

                    845 East Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, United States, 17033

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Hershey
                      1.8 km
                    Airports
                    • Harrisburg International (MDT)
                      15.8 km
                    • Lancaster (LNS)
                      34.3 km
                    Restaurants
                    • What If of Hershey (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary)
                      30 m
                    • Desserts etc
                      40 m
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Number of rooms:
                      52