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Hotel Aura San Bruno

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Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 17 April 2015

We artived to SF late and needed a place clise y to the airport, clean and comfortable room/bed. They delivered.

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It is so rewarding to hear that we were able to provide a comfortable and clean experience. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience.

Ellington, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 April 2015

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Clovis
Reviewed 10 April 2015

My wife and I travel from the California, Central Valley to South San Francisco for medical treatments a few times each year. We have stayed at several different locations but have come to understand that after our third visit, the Howard Johnson in San Bruno is where we will stay for each future trip. The staff makes every attempt to...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

It is great to hear from you and I am so glad that you enjoyed our staff courtesy and have taken the time to recognize the hospitality and care that we aim to provide for each and every guest. We are excited to share this review with our staff who will be pleased to hear of the outcome of their...

Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

Were staying here for my step-daughter's dance tournament. The rooms are clean and the staff was very welcoming and helpful. The underground parking is a little weird but it actually works out for you in the end. There's a lot of restaurants within walking distance of this place, which is very nice for travelers.

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

It means a lot to us that you've taken the time to share this positive experience at our hotel. It is very rewarding to hear your perspective of our hotel and we appreciate that you have acknowledged our efforts to provide a clean, comfortable, and hospitable experience. We hope to impress you again during your next visit and we thank...

Montrose mo
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We picked this hotel because of the reviews. We were not disappointed. Close to the bus stop which took us to the BART line and then to downtown San Francisco. Stayed for 10 days and enjoyed every minute. Will stay here again.

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

I can't begin to tell you how much we enjoyed reading this review. We are all pleased to learn we were able to make you feel at home and that our services and accommodations lived up to your expectations. We greatly appreciate the time you've taken to rate our hotel and we look forward to your next visit.

Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 2 April 2015

This property is made of steel and concrete, not wood. It is very well soundproofed. It is well worth the extra $15-20 as compared to the typical wood-construction motel. I had a problem getting on to the Internet. Joe at the front desk was really helpful. He found that the problem was with my laptop, not the hotel's Internet connection...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

I am so happy to learn that you enjoyed our hospitality, service, and accommodations. I am so glad that you enjoyed our staff coUrtesy and have taken the time to recognize the hospitality and care that we aim to provide for each and every guest. We are glad that you were satisfied with the hospitality of our staff and the...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Decided to stay another night for kids. We were out till after 4 on the extended day. Tired and dirty. Upon returning found out room was not cleaned but towels were taken. Called front desk and was adviced it is common for this property to have room not cleaned at this hour. I was disappointed at this response but no...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

We appreciate your rating of our hotel, though I do apologize for any inconveniences that you experienced such us experiencing unclean room and I hope that your next visit will be even better. While I am glad you do see it as a good value for your money and that you do intend to return, I am very saddened to...

Grand Marais, Minnesota
Reviewed 29 March 2015

This property is very clean, conveniently located and has free parking. Worked great for us. We rented a car and explored the San Francisco area so parking was a must. Microwave and small fridge and great price as well!

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It's good to hear from you and we greatly appreciate that you've taken the time to share your five star experience at our hotel! It is wonderful to hear of the great impression we made with our accommodations, location, amenities and services. It is so rewarding to hear that we were able to give you a five star experience and...

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Reviewed 28 March 2015

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Hyde Park, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Comfy beds, clean rooms, easy in and out. And only ten minutes to the Airport. My first choice in the Bay area.

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It is very rewarding to hear from you on this matter and we appreciate that you have acknowledged our efforts to provide clean rooms, comfortable beds, and convenient experience to the airport. We can't wait to see you again!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Aura in San Bruno, California is situated in an ideal location next to San Francisco Airport (SFO) for your next visit to the San Francisco Bay Area. When you stay at this affordable, yet luxurious hotel, you'll experience plush bedding, a wide range of amenities, and a variety of services such as free on-site parking for your vehicle. If you don't have a car, you can catch your flight out of SFO with our free airport shuttle service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Aura San Bruno

Address: 190 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066-5552 (Formerly Howard Johnson Express Inn San Bruno/SFO West)
Region: United States > California > San Bruno
Price Range: $148 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Aura San Bruno 2*
Number of rooms: 49
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San Bruno Howard Johnson
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“I chose two queen beds and the room was very large, with refrig and microwave too!”
 of 5 bubbles marcoso839, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No room is bad but second floor is best.”
 of 5 bubbles Valenzuela2, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We arrived at 12:30 am and were given a noisy room overlooking the main road. Request a room AWAY from the road to have peace and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles AZfreebirds, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great size room that was clean and well kept.”
 of 5 bubbles Q8288AHlynnf, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Very good location to SFO and free parking”
 of 5 bubbles 484rf, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
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