Howard Johnson Toronto East Hotel

22 Metropolitan Road, Toronto, Canada, M1R2T6  show map
 2 stars
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Howard Johnson Toronto East Hotel

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Verified Reviews:

  • Room has a patio door - Bathroom was clean - Upgraded indoor pool
  • Fitness center - Restaurant setting - Bad service - Would not recommend
  • In the middle of nowhere - Rooms are confortable - Beds were hard - Free wifi
  • Nice location - Parking is free - Free breakfast - Free newspapers
  • Area is good - Right beside the 401 - Staff was very friendly - Good rate

Overview

Howard Johnson Toronto East Hotel is a 2-star property only 5.2 km from Forest Hill, Defcon Paintball and Toronto Centre for the Arts. Operating in Toronto since 1970, this hotel features medieval architecture and modern comforts.

The hotel’s exceptional location offers quick access to a memorial park, a church and a museum. Thanks to a bus stop nearby, the business hotel is well connected with other parts of Toronto.

The property is close to shops and a mall.

Howard Johnson Toronto East Hotel is within a 20-minute drive to Toronto City Centre airport.

Rooms

There are 191 non-smoking rooms at Howard Johnson Toronto East Hotel feature an iron with ironing board, climate control, wireless internet, satellite TV and a sofa. The rooms look on to the tower. The rooms come with private bathrooms featuring a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Serving both food and drinks, The 3 Monkey's Pub and Mc Donald's Restaurants are situated around 100 meters from the property.

Services

Car rental services are available on site.

Relax

The hotel offers a fitness room and a gym to keep active guests fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   191.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid 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
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Souvenir shop
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

22 Metropolitan Road, Toronto, Canada, M1R2T6

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City Center
  • Toronto
    14.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Scarborough Go Station
    6.8 km
  • Kennedy Go Station
    6.8 km
Underground stations
  • Ellesmere
    2.1 km
  • Midland
    2.4 km
  • Bus stop
    5.5 km
Restaurants
  • The 3 Monkey's Pub
    70 m
  • Blackhorn Dining Room
    740 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    191

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Bed type: 2 Single beds or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or Double beds
Size: 27 m²
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    Bed type: Double beds
    Size: 27 m²
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                  Size: 27 m²
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                                How to reach hotel

                                hotel Howard Johnson Toronto East Hotel Toronto location
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                                Hotel Address:

                                22 Metropolitan Road, Toronto, Canada, M1R2T6

                                Get directions
                                City Center
                                • Toronto
                                  14.4 km
                                Airports
                                Train Stations
                                • Scarborough Go Station
                                  6.8 km
                                • Kennedy Go Station
                                  6.8 km
                                Underground stations
                                • Ellesmere
                                  2.1 km
                                • Midland
                                  2.4 km
                                • Bus stop
                                  5.5 km
                                Restaurants
                                • The 3 Monkey's Pub
                                  70 m
                                • Blackhorn Dining Room
                                  740 m
                                Hotel information
                                • Check-in:
                                  from  3 pm
                                • Check-out:
                                  until  11 am
                                • Year renovated:
                                  2010
                                • Number of rooms:
                                  191

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                                Shopping areas

                                Underground stations

                                • Ellesmere - 2.0 km
                                • Midland - 2.3 km
                                • Lawrence East - 3.1 km
                                • Scarborough Center - 3.5 km

                                Local attractions

                                • Scarborough Historical Museum - 3.7 km
                                  1007 Brimley Road, Toronto
                                • Thomson Memorial Park - 4.6 km
                                  Lawrence Ave, Toronto
                                • Toronto Botanical Garden - 5.8 km
                                  777 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto
                                • Bluffers Park - 4.0 km
                                  1 Brimley Road South, Toronto
                                • Forest Hill - 5.2 km
                                  Toronto, OntarioCanada

                                Restaurants nearby

                                • The 3 Monkey's Pub - 70 m

                                  Address: Warden Avenue

                                  50% likes this, based on 17 reviews
                                  Price Range: CAD 13 - CAD 20

                                • Golden House Chinese Restaurant - 730 m

                                  Address: 1280 Yonge Street
                                  Phone: 416-961-2710

                                  56% likes this, based on 9 reviews
                                  Cuisine: Chinese

                                • Kornerstone Bar & Grill - 970 m

                                  Address: 1601 Birchmount Road
                                  Phone: 416-840-4238

                                  65% likes this, based on 7 reviews
                                  Price Range: CAD 13 - CAD 20

                                • Blackhorn Dining Room - 740 m

                                  Address: 251 Ellesmere Road
                                  Phone: 416-449-2841

                                  83% likes this, based on 12 reviews

                                • Mc Donald's Restaurants - 760 m

                                  Address: 831 King's Hwy
                                  Phone: (807) 274-8535

                                Hotel information
                                • Check-in:
                                  from  3 pm
                                • Check-out:
                                  until  11 am
                                • Year renovated:
                                  2010
                                • Number of rooms:
                                  191
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                                Howard Johnson Toronto East Reviews

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

                                Average guest rating

                                4.8out of 10
                                Guest rating
                                Based on 75 reviews

                                Guest reviews

                                • Group of friends
                                  4.2

                                  Somewhat dirty, flies everywhere, horrible smell, refused to partially refund me when I decided to leave early

                                • Single
                                  3.8

                                  The location was good for me.

                                  The hotel is very old. And is very thirty outside and the bed is so bad I could not sleep.

                                • Older travelers
                                  5.8

                                  I liked the fact that rules laid down by the Hotel were not enforced e.g. No food to leave the breakfast area: guests were often seen taking food back to their rooms. The microwave/fridge were in good working order and the tea/coffee making facility generally worked although there was an electrical fault with it. Breakfast was reasonable; there was adequate choice to meet my needs.

                                  It was cold during my stay and the heater in the room I booked was not fit for purpose; on a good day it only managed a pitiful 'warm' temperature. The hotel also claims to be 'No smoking' although my husband & I could often smell illegal substances being smoked in a room not too far from ours. We had the misfortune to have a blocked toilet, when this was reported, the hotel staff deal with it in a very laidback style and to this day provided no mop/towels to clear up the water from the toilet floor.

                                • Group of friends
                                  5.4

                                  convenience to destination.

                                  Accomodation for Seniors terrible. Too far from room and difficult to manage. Also no restaurant (as before) and no coffee shop. There were no T.V. listings, no telphone book, no details of times for breakfast or other suggestions.

                                • Single
                                  5.0

                                  The interior needs updating and is going through renovations. The rooms need updating (sheets, blankets, towels, carpets, paint). The hotrl halls need cleaning and new wall paper.

                                • Group of friends
                                  6.2

                                  The Swimming Pool and the price

                                  Personell which did not inform us very much out of themselves and a very expensive internet use (0,5 dollar per minute internet)

                                • Family with children
                                  7.4

                                  Value for money

                                  Add couple more things to breakfast

                                • Single
                                  4.2

                                  The sheets seemed clean. There is free WiFi.

                                  The upper level was a student residence. There was a lot of coming and going of students and laundry hanging on the balcony's; the whole place is very 'tired' and worn. The hallways stank of asian food & curry. The door from the bedroom to the grounds area was so hard to open and close. The area that the room opened on to was a mess - looked like construction had been started and then abandoned. There was a nice grassy area on the right tho; the room had not been aired out at all for a long time - it was very stale smelling. I did not feel safe parking my car at the back of the building or leaving it there. When I arrived and finally found the room, I wanted to cancel the booking and leave but was so tired and did not know what else to do, I stayed there. The bedspread was smelly and had blood spots on it. The bed was not comfortable and the pillows were smelly too.

                                • Couple
                                  7.8

                                  The employees at the front desk addressed me by my name after check-in, which was nice because I knew they took the time to actually remember it.

                                  There was a very noisy family beside our room.

                                • Couple
                                  2.4

                                  Nothing. They screwed with my booking, instead of a king room they gave me a room with double bed. It was very dirty. Someone had a blunt session and left evidence behind. Shows that they don't clean thoroughly. The room keepers knock every morning asking if we are checking out, when they should know better and not to disturb us. We asked that they clean our room, but they only did it once while I was there supervising(jk I was eating) I had to wait till the keeper came around asking if we were checking out to ask to clean our room since front desk was no help at all. To add on the poor service, Our room cards did not work 2 nights in a row, for no apparent reason, and had to mission it to the ghetto front desk to ask them why, but had no explaination. My bf and I were unimpressed, we couldn't cancel it. You will get what you pay for. So from now on, I'm not settling for anything under $150. It's good if you don't care about the comments stated above, cuz it's dirt cheap. Don't let websites deceive you. Careful of miserable people at reception, and happy hunting.

                                  Nothing was great about this hotel. It looked like a scene out of a horror movie. Every night we would have to sleep with one eye open, since there was no security. Bad service, bad decor, bad everything, it'll have to be in the negatives in terms of scores. Tv was small, they shouldn't be called a hotel, more like a motel.

                                • Single
                                  3.8

                                  Proximity to work location.

                                  The smoking room was too smelly and scummy to stay in. Changed to a non smoking room. Mattress was substandard and uncomfortable.

                                • Family with children
                                  5.4

                                  The rooms were large, with good ac and were cleaned every day. Staff were very freindly

                                  The breakfasts were on paper plates and plastic cups with the same boring food served every single day. Carpets on stairs and corridord were worn and threadbare in places.

                                • Single
                                  4.2

                                  it's location

                                  I was very disappointed, the place is the worst H J ihave ever stayed in, I picked it over the internet based on location and never checked the price. I was surprised when I went to check in how cheap it was. The place was in a bad state , no auto openning doors, rust stains in the bath tub and sink, the hallway smelled. I would never go back.

                                • Family with children
                                  5.4

                                  Check in staff very friendly good price

                                  -Overall run-down, dilapidated condition of buildings and grounds, rooms also dipaidated but slightly better -provided breakfast was poor, few choices, no fruit except for juice -rooms were clean but stains on bedspread, scuffs on walls, gave impression of dirty

                                • Single
                                  5.4

                                  The breakfast is very poor; there was no at least one type of cheese. When I told them, they did not care and answered it has been like this for many years. There were no big towels for bathrooms, all small towels.

                                How to reach hotel

                                hotel Howard Johnson Toronto East Hotel Toronto location
                                Show big map »

                                Hotel Address:

                                22 Metropolitan Road, Toronto, Canada, M1R2T6

                                Get directions
                                City Center
                                • Toronto
                                  14.4 km
                                Airports
                                Train Stations
                                • Scarborough Go Station
                                  6.8 km
                                • Kennedy Go Station
                                  6.8 km
                                Underground stations
                                • Ellesmere
                                  2.1 km
                                • Midland
                                  2.4 km
                                • Bus stop
                                  5.5 km
                                Restaurants
                                • The 3 Monkey's Pub
                                  70 m
                                • Blackhorn Dining Room
                                  740 m
                                Hotel information
                                • Check-in:
                                  from  3 pm
                                • Check-out:
                                  until  11 am
                                • Year renovated:
                                  2010
                                • Number of rooms:
                                  191