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Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Stayed here with family for few days and its really a good experience. Room and toilet are very neat and hygienic. Breakfast is good with several options. Restaurant and a swimming pool are available. Staff were friendly and helped me in arranging a Van since I have so much of luggage.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was hidden on the El Camino Real road and was centrally located. Hotel had big trucks parked in spaces for hotel guests and made it difficult to get around and kind of trashy looking outside. Service was fine and breakfast was good.

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Thank Karen K
Flint, Michigan
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The general manager, Andres was very good on the phone,answering the many questions that I had, as this was my first visit to SF Bay Area. The rate for my room was very affordable, in fact, the most affordable I was able to get for the weekend. I had requested a non-smoking room. The room was spotless. I was very...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 6 March 2017

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Check-in took 20 to 30 minutes. The desk clerk blamed Expedia. Okay, I was willing to overlook that. My wife climbed into bed, and immediately started scratching. Not a good sign. There was a huge gap in the door. Is it too much to ask to have the door fit within the door frame? Paper thin walls. The "lady" next...

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Seattle, United States
Reviewed 15 February 2017

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Thank Kimberley N
Half Moon Bay, California
Reviewed 14 February 2017

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Thank J919WJmariac
South San Francisco, California
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Very cheap and in my book way better than most of the SF Whyndam hotels..... I must say if you are a whyndam member and can't stand the bad San Francsico Hotels and dealing with the big city craziness and prices and homelessness like me, it's worth a drive.... I give it a 3.5-4 Star.. its near SFO and blocks...

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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I was here on business, and our company uses the CLC program. (Which typically places us in sub-standard rooms) Even though the CLC site states the rooms have refrigerators and microwaves, my room DID NOT. I was trying to get some sleep during check-in, so took what I got. Beds are OK Minimal parking. Terrible sound (and thermal) insulation, and...

Thank James C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the beautiful city of San Mateo, we pride ourselves of the charming décor and comfortable amenities of our hotel. We aspire to give you the best quality service and make your stay memorable. Situated among fine dining, renowned attractions, endless shopping possibilities and vast business opportunities, we are certain you will enjoy your stay hassle-free.We are located within minutes from the San Francisco International Airport, Downtown San Francisco, Golden Gate Park, Monster Park, San Mateo Expo Center, Downtown San Mateo, AT&T Park, Half Moon Bay, Oakland, Berkeley, Daly City, Pier 39, Alcatrez, Fisherman’s Warf, Hillsdale Mall, Pacifica Beach, Golden Gate Bridge and we are a short drive away from Napa and Sonoma Valley which host some of the finest vineyards in the world.We are in close proximity to Oracle, Yahoo, Google, Mills Peninsula Medical Center, Virgin America, NASA, United Airlines, Stanford University, Canada College, and minutes from Silicon Valley which comforts our business travelers. Our explorer travelers will appreciate landmarks & historical buildings around the area like Coyote Point Park, Eugene A. Doran Memorial Bridge, De Anza Expedition Camp, Courthouse Square, Father Junipero Serra Statue, Devil's Slide Historical Landmark/ Viewpoint, Ralph D. Percival Memorial Vista Point. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

Address: 2110 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403
Region: United States > California > San Mateo
Price Range: $190 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express San Mateo 2*
Number of rooms: 57
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Howard Johnson Express Inn - San Mateo Hotel San Mateo
Howard Johnson San Mateo
San Mateo Howard Johnson
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“2nd floor better because you can open the bathroom window for fresh air without safety concerns.”
spruce12016, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I think they might all be nice but I went for a downstairs room since I had lot of work to take in my room.”
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