Howard Johnson Hotel - Abu Dhabi

ex. Howard Johnson Diplomat Hotel

Shk. Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 73095  show map
 3 stars
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Howard Johnson Hotel - Abu Dhabi

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Overview

The 3-star Howard Johnson Hotel is situated a mere 1.7 km away from Fish Market & Vegetable Souk, Sea Lion Interaction UAE and Al Manhal Palace. Howard Johnson Hotel has been welcoming guests to its individual rooms since 1900.

Guests will appreciate convenient location of the hotel, placed near a palace and a mosque as well as business centers and banks. The distance between Abu Dhabi city center and the property is 4 km.

A shopping mall and a market are also set close by.

Rooms

The pleasant Howard Johnson Hotel offers such rooms as park single room, private double room and private suite appointed with free Wi-Fi, an iron with ironing board, a sitting area, a safe and individual climate control. Guests can make use of a bathtub, terry bathrobes and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

A fine selection of international dishes is served at the lounge restaurant. Tea and coffee are offered in the café bar. Guests can eat at Chili's and Tiara, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

Business guests will appreciate a photocopier and a meeting room available on site.

Relax

On-site amenities for fitness include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   17.  Number of rooms:   120.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking on request
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Executive/club floor

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Casino
  • Garden area
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  10 am

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of AED 100 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Shk. Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 73095

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City Center
  • Abu Dhabi
    2.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Al Fanar Rotating Restaurant (cuisine: Middle Eastern)
    400 ft
  • Chili's
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  10 am
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    17
  • Number of rooms:
    120

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                          How to reach hotel

                          hotel Howard Johnson Hotel - Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi location
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                          Hotel Address:

                          Shk. Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 73095

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                          City Center
                          • Abu Dhabi
                            2.0 mi
                          Restaurants
                          • Al Fanar Rotating Restaurant (cuisine: Middle Eastern)
                            400 ft
                          • Chili's
                            500 ft
                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  10 am
                          • Check-out:
                            until  12 pm
                          • Number of floors:
                            17
                          • Number of rooms:
                            120

                          Hotel Awards

                          UAEHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAbu DhabiHoward Johnson

                          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                          Best Design Hotels in United Arab Emirates

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                          What's nearby

                          Popular areas

                          • City Center - 1.9 mi

                          Places of interest

                          • Zakum Development Company - 700 ft
                          • Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Co Limited - 1000 ft
                          • Formal Park - 1700 ft
                          • The Capital Garden - 1700 ft
                          • Hamdan Centre - 2700 ft
                          • Große Moschee - 3000 ft
                          • ADNOC Headquarters - 3000 ft
                          • Lake Park - 3300 ft
                          • Liwa Centre - 3300 ft
                          • Heritage Park - 4600 ft
                          • Urban Park - 1.1 mi
                          • Qasr Al Hosn Exhibition - 1.1 mi
                          • Abu Dhabi Investment Authority - 1.1 mi
                          • The Landmark Tower - 1.2 mi
                          • The Galleria, Al Maryah Island - 1.3 mi
                          • Cleveland Clinic - 1.4 mi
                          • Family Park - 1.6 mi

                          Shopping areas

                          • World Trade Center Mall - 4000 ft
                          • Khalidiyah Mall - 1.9 mi

                          Monuments and Landmarks

                          • Gold Souk - 4600 ft
                          • Fish Market & Vegetable Souk - 1.0 mi
                          • Qasr al-Hosn - 1.1 mi
                          • Al Manhal Palace - 1.6 mi

                          Parks

                          • Ah Nahyan Stadium - 1.9 mi

                          Business areas

                          • Zayed City Center - 4000 ft
                          • Abu Dhabi Mall - 1.0 mi
                          • Al Wahda Mall - 1.7 mi

                          Local attractions

                          • Sea Lion Interaction UAE - 2.0 mi
                            Emirates Park Zoo, Abu Dhabi
                          • Mushrif Mall - 5.0 mi
                            Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Street (Old Airport Road), Hadbat Al Zaafran, Abu Dhabi
                          • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque - 8.9 mi
                            Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
                          • Emirates Palace - 3.8 mi
                            West End Corniche, Abu Dhabi
                          • Monte Carlo Beach Club - 6.8 mi
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                          Restaurants nearby

                          • Al Fanar Rotating Restaurant - 400 ft

                            Address: Le Royal Meridien Hotel, Khalifa St.
                            Phone: 02 674 2020

                            53% likes this, based on 67 reviews
                            Cuisine: Middle Eastern
                            Price Range: USD 25 - USD 100

                          • Qian Zhou Hotpot - 600 ft

                            Address: Najda Street

                            83% likes this, based on 23 reviews
                            Cuisine: Chinese

                          • Tiara - 800 ft

                            Address: Marina Mall Tower
                            Phone: 02 681 9090

                            64% likes this, based on 78 reviews
                            Cuisine: International

                          • Chili's - 500 ft

                            Address: Maria Mall
                            Phone: 02-6716300

                            61% likes this, based on 42 reviews
                            Price Range: USD 12 - USD 37

                          • NINAR cafe - 600 ft

                            Address: Khalifa street

                            76% likes this, based on 8 reviews

                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  10 am
                          • Check-out:
                            until  12 pm
                          • Number of floors:
                            17
                          • Number of rooms:
                            120

                          Hotel Awards

                          UAEHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAbu DhabiHoward Johnson

                          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                          Best Design Hotels in United Arab Emirates

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                          Howard Johnson Reviews

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

                          Average guest rating

                          6.4out of 10
                          Good
                          Based on 38 reviews

                          Guest reviews

                          • Family with children
                            3.8

                            What was offering in booking .com was not considering by hotel staff

                          • Single
                            6.2

                            No parking provided for guests no internet access, if there was, nobody informed me of that better to improve the cable tv facility

                          • Group of friends
                            10.0

                            Peaceful place, accessable to city center.

                          • Group of friends
                            5.0

                            Nothing. I am very disappointed and very angry right no and want strict action taken against the front desk staff. First of all when I made the booking on your website I went there at front desk to check in they told me to wait and ignored me completely and started serving other customers. I was made to wait 15 mins at the reception and then I was given the room. When I entered the room it was a disability room as the bathroom was made accordingly. I did not say anything at that time as I was in hurry but I want action taken on this.

                          • Group of friends
                            8.2

                            Room cleanliness

                            No hotel car parking for guests.

                          • Single
                            7.0

                            location & price

                            although mentioned at Booked.net, they do not offer free Wifi, breakfast with poor selection, cigarette smoke permanently enters through bathroom ventilation

                          • Single
                            5.4

                            Honestly, there is not anything that I can say that I like about this hotel, the only thing is convenience to move around.

                            I am on level 11 and there are the disco and bars at level 17 but the noise from the disco travelled down all the way to my room every night and the reception said that is best room to avoid any sound.

                          • Single
                            4.6

                            There was a cellar bar that was ok - although it appeared to be frequented by prostitutes

                            The staff were unable to assist with a simple query regarding the air-conditioning control - hence I had a very cold and noisy night

                          • Couple
                            5.8

                            location

                            Reception staff were really very unhelpful and seemed preoccupied and inattentive, I approached them one night with a heavy cold and I could not sleep and asked if they had any aspirin or menthol and they pointed to the door and said the pharmacy is a 10 minute walk down the street

                          • Single
                            5.4

                            After making many mistakes, the staff kept a good spirit and tried to improve things.

                            - The staff was disorganized. When I checked in, they forgot to put me in the system. At 3:00 am, somebody opened the door, enterd my room and was surprised to find me there (sleeping, then awake). At 3:30 am, the reception called and asked: Who are you? That was a very bad night.

                          • Single
                            5.8

                            The location was very practical

                            The floor carpet was not clean, the room looked old, and there was orange seed on the floor and a big brown stain on the bed cover. The curtains didn’t close correctly and the TV channel selection was poor. Food is not ok and rooms are not sound proof, at least to the expectable limit. This hotel used to be better.

                          • Single
                            7.4

                            Staff was very nice and politr

                            I was promised that i would get a fruit basket but it was not there

                          • Single
                            7.8

                            The room was spacious - I was upgraded - and served it's purpose.

                            The surprise of learning that I needed to pay for the internet connection in my room. The web-site stated that wi-fi was free. There was no mention of the fact that only a cable connection was available in the room and that this was chargeable.

                          • Single
                            6.6

                            the bed was good, and also the pillows,

                            the internet and wi fi set up, it was not easy, user friendly, and it was not explained to me how the system worked, i wasted a lot of time during my stay trying to get service to communicate to my business

                          • Single
                            8.2

                            Check in and checkout was very excellent, people was very friendly

                            Room service is a litle very late when orderring somthing it took long time

                          How to reach hotel

                          hotel Howard Johnson Hotel - Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi location
                          Show big map »

                          Hotel Address:

                          Shk. Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 73095

                          Get directions
                          City Center
                          • Abu Dhabi
                            2.0 mi
                          Restaurants
                          • Al Fanar Rotating Restaurant (cuisine: Middle Eastern)
                            400 ft
                          • Chili's
                            500 ft
                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  10 am
                          • Check-out:
                            until  12 pm
                          • Number of floors:
                            17
                          • Number of rooms:
                            120

                          Hotel Awards

                          UAEHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAbu DhabiHoward Johnson

                          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                          Best Design Hotels in United Arab Emirates

                          Use Badge