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The Castle at fireworks time Diamond 60 year anniversary celebration #weekendgetaways #colorful #bluetravelcontest Disney California Adventure😍 Disney California Adventure es un parque temático de Disney ubicado en Anaheim, California, anexo al Disneyland Park y ubicado en la parte más grande del complejo recreativo. Se abrió el 8 de febrero de 2001 como Disney's California Adventure, aunque el 28 de mayo de 2010, se anunció en el blog oficial de Walt Disney Parks and Resorts que sería renombrado Front of Sleeping Beauty Castle. Disneyland 60th Diamond anniversary 💎 Disneyland Adventure, Paradise Pier, great amusement park, a little less crowded then the larger park. Disneyland, CA. Sleeping Beauty Castle - 60th Diamond Anniversary 💎 Disneyland is one of my favorite places to escape to. When I’m at Disneyland, all the troubles of the world melt away. Christmas at Disneyland and California Adventure. Would highly recommend for the short lines One of my favorite shots in California Adventure. Kind of a different perspective on the Ferris wheel & ride than normal [😊] Flo's My second Cinderella Castle to visit, in Anaheim illuminated, January 2012. go on an undersea adventure by submarine and you just might find Nemo at Disneyland! Favorite ride during Halloween!! delicious hand-dipped corn dogs at the end of Main Street USA If you're visiting the magical kingdom at Disneyland make sure you check out the beautiful fireworks show at 9:30! I'd recommend getting there an hour early if you want prime seats at the front. I was fortunate enough to be right at the front dead center! To infinity and beyond? Ready to launch at California Screamin' ;)
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#EndlessSummer Mickey Mouse cruising down Buena Vista Street in the Red Car Trolley. Alice, the Mad Hatter, The White Rabbit and crew rock the house at DCA's Mad T Party. Lots of guests singing along to Livin on a Prayer. The #delicious Its a small world ride all decorated for the holidays The Motel. Waterfall in Disney California Adventure Park Fun flight simulation ride at Disney California Adventure. Flo's! Giant hats outside the big A View from Club 33 balcony Welcome to Disneyland where Mickey Mouse is celebrating 60 years of living in the happiest place on earth. The Pixar Parade has stunning costumes and playful performers. It is also usually way easier to get a last-minute front row seat than at the parades over in Disneyland. Pan roasted diver scallops in lobster sauce! #delicious John Dory, snow crab claw, shrimp sausage in a Meyer lemon broth #foodgasm #foodporn #disneyland #delicious A visit during Disneyland's Diamond Celebration is so much fun, but not complete without sticking around for the Disneyland Forever fireworks show at night. #disney #california Silly Symphony Swings, Disney's California Adventure park October 2012. Honda Center, Ducks game vs Blackhawks, taken Nov 2015 the most magical food in Disneyland is served from these plates at the exclusive Club 33. You've gotta be (or know) a member to have the chance to dine at this famed spot in New Orleans Square! Space Mountain at sunset. Catch the Captain EO show too - the classic Michael Jackson 3-D musical extravaganza. View of Tomorrowland and the Matterhorn from the Innoventions upper deck at sunset. Happiness is any day at Disneyland Lots of delicious sweet treats. Donald Duck's houseboat, the Miss Daisy. Go in and play! Adventure awaits at the Disneyland Hotel! #Blue Your child may not eat much, but he'll get to meet many of Minnie Mouse's friends at this decent brunch. You might get a hug from Eeyore too! (I recommend it; he's so huggable!) The Mark Twain at Disneyland. The Lube-O-Rama!!! California Screamin' Sleeping Beauty Castle, Disneyland in Anaheim, October 2012 I LOVE nighttime at Disneyland. All the lights make everything a little more magical. Princesses on parade. I took this with my iPhone 4 about 30 minutes before World Of Color started. Day #149 of my Overseas Travels.
Finally got to complete the childhood dream of going to Disneyland. Got to feel like a kid with no worries in the world again. 😊 Sleeping Beauty Castle is always beautiful but it is especially magical during Christmas time ElecTRONica is a nighttime outdoor dance party at Disney California Adventure. Adult beverages are available, and you can play old school video games at the adjacent Flynn's Arcade. Fun! Fun ride, great views of Disney California Adventure. Standing at Paradise Park, looking over Paradise Bay at Mickey's Fun Wheel Peek-a-boo view of Mickey's Fun Wheel from the pool at the Grand Californian. Find your laughin' place at Splash Mountain and you'll be sure to have a zip-a-dee-doo-dah day! The pool at the Disneyland Hotel features two monorail-style water slides and a tribute to the original Disneyland sign. Very fun! On a hot Southern California day, head straight to the two spray areas in A Bug's Life at California Adventure. Love this giant leaky faucet! Way to go Boston! More neon in Radiator Springs. Charlie's Angels pose! This is ASIMO, the amazing Honda robot who can walk, run, climb up and down stairs and turn around. Hourly 15 minute demonstrations inside Innoventions in Tomorrowland. Matterhorn! #disneyland #matterhorn http://instagr.am/p/K_Q78JtwG3/ Another cool sign in California Adventure Park. One of our favorite rides at #Disneyland. 
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Taken at August 26th, 2015. Land of the Disney, Home of the Happy! Make sure to get your Fast Passes if you want to experience Cars Land to the fullest! #colorful Cars Land, Disney's California Adventure November 2015 Duck fat pretzel bites and a porter! Go on Thursday's to get samples on UnCask Thursdays! Great presentation, food and a classy and fun atmosphere! Spectacular show to end your day in California adventure. #springfun is here at the happiest place on earth. Beautiful blooms taking over the circle plaza on Main Street. Looking up through the ferris wheel at California Adventure. #patterns The view from the walkway at Innoventions in Tomorrowland is pretty hard to beat! (That's the old people mover platform in silhouette.) Turndown service at the Grand Californian comes with special treats. Trader Sam's tiki bar is a great place to grab a drink and some light food at the Disneyland Hotel. The bartenders are fun and there are some surprises for guests as well.... Upstairs at Carthay Circle. Food and service live up to it's reputation. Be sure to make a reservation. A little bit off the beaten path this is a great place to find some relief from crowds and have some fun. Go down the Rabbit Hole and through the Looking Glass to the Mad T Party at Disney California Adventure. Dancing, drinks, live music...you never know who might show up! These fine gentlemen will take you on a tour of DCA's Buena Vista Street in the Red Car Trolley. The mountain at Radiator Springs. The entrance to Cars Land! Love the look of the Halloween tree at night. Taking in the beauty of Sleeping Beauty's castle at Disneyland park. It may not be very big compared to Cinderellas castle at Disneyworld but it sure is a pleasure to see. It #disneyland60 #DiamondCelebration Disney fireworks Disneyland Forever #Fireworks Disney dole whip- you just gotta do it, even in January Disney! Space Mountain Disneyland. Impossible to not take photos of palm trees when in California. If your near the Anaheim Convention Center, this grove of palms is the perfect Insta shot. Christmas Eve at Disney Waited patiently for everyone to get out of my shot! Worth the wait. California Screaming..a few minutes later I was all the way over by the bakery and ice cream store, I could still hear the screams I highly recommend the fireworks show.. not just fireworks, there's a narrative and music the whole time. If you get closer to the castle than this you might get a better look at Tinkerbell flying around during the show Smoky morning.
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Get an overview of this hotelPirate-themed water playground by Disneyland® Resort

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities

Family-friendly locale

Located across from Disney's California Adventure® Park and Disneyland® Resort, this family-friendly hotel has beautifully landscaped courtyards and pool areas; the Anaheim Convention Center is 2 blocks away.

Fireworks and fountains

Amenities at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Anaheim Hotel & Water Playground include a water playground with a 30-foot pirate ship, which offers prime views of the Disneyland® Resort fireworks; a spa tub; and a separate swimming pool. Free self parking is available.

All of the essentials

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Anaheim Hotel & Water Playground guestrooms offer refrigerators, 1-cup coffeemakers, triple-sheeted beds, laptop safes, and complimentary WiFi Internet access.

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Anaheim Hotel & Water Playground

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This Howard Johnson is literally across the street from Disney's California Adventure® Park and Disneyland® Resort. The hotel, built in 1965, contains 7 buildings from 2 to 7 stories high, and is a favorite with families and vacationers attracted to spacious rooms and reliable service. Some of the upper rooms that face the theme park offer primetime views of evening fireworks displays (on Friday and Saturday evenings in the off-season and nightly during the summer).

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Anaheim Hotel & Water Playground buildings are separated by beautifully landscaped courtyards, affording privacy as well as lots of room for families to linger and kids to run around. The Castaway Cove pirate-themed water playground (registered guests only), Speedy's Sprayground children's pool area, and Garden Pool, provide outdoor water recreation for guests of all ages. Complimentary access to a waterpark is also offered. Kids also take advantage of the video game room.

Additional features include 2 coin-operated laundry facilities, Mimi's Café and bar which are just across the street from the hotel, complimentary self-parking is available only during stay. WiFi Internet access is complimentary throughout the hotel, and complimentary Internet kiosks are located in the lobby and there is shopping on site.

  • Waterslide 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Free water park access 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Year Built 1965 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 303 
  • One meeting room 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 7 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Water park access (complimentary)  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Television 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Mimi's Café - The hotel's partner restaurant is located across the street. New Orleans-inspired cuisine including salads, sandwiches, pizzas, and pastas. Indoor and outdoor seating. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and bar. Children's menu and healthy menu items available.

Nearby Things to Do

The 7-acre Howard Johnson by Wyndham Anaheim Hotel & Water Playground offers 2 separate recreation areas to house its water features. Castaway Cove, the pirate-themed water playground, includes a 30-foot pirate ship (with attendant), a 300-gallon drench bucket, slides, fountains, and water cannons. This area also includes Speedy's Sprayground with a children's pool, fountain play area, and a 15-person spa tub with foot jets.

The Garden Pool, set on another part of the property, offers a heated pool surrounded by gardens, a sundeck, and lounge chairs. Fresh towels are provided at the Garden Pool and at Castaway Cove.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 
  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
No elevators
This property's restaurant is located offsite, across the street from the property. For more details, contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.
Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance to request a room on a floor with elevator service. Contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Howard Johnson by Wyndham Anaheim Hotel & Water Playground is listed in the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.

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