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Holiday Inn San Mateo-San Francisco SFO

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Reviewed 20 July 2013 via mobile

We stayed in a 2 bedroom suite which suited our family of 5 very well. The staff was very accommodating & friendly. Pleasantly surprised by the restaurant. We save well over $100 per night by staying here vs. San Francisco. It was a 35 minute drive in traffic to Pier 39 which we really didn't mind. I would have given...

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Arlington, Texas
Reviewed 4 July 2013

We recently utilized the Holiday Inn San Mateo as the base of operations for a family reunion. The sales manager, Mr. Ray Gonzalez, did an excellent job of coordinating during the months leading up to the event. I was able to easily arrange 10+ rooms and multiple group meals prior to arriving in the Bay Area. The rooms were in...

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Reviewed 2 July 2013 via mobile

I have stayed at another holiday inn near this property and I have made the change as well as refer my clients to this location. Clean rooms, quiet, safe, friendly front desk staff. Would recommend this hotel.

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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 29 June 2013

We ended up here after deciding not to stay where our original reservation was locate (The comfort inn.) Its about 100 yards past the comfort inn but a world of difference. It cost us $36 more to move over here but was worth every penny! The staff is nice and helpful, the rooms are clean and roomy, the atmosphere in...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 10 June 2013

the room was very clean and spacious. The air conditioner unit/heater was not as precise in controlling the temperature as I have experienced in other hotels but was good once I figured it out. There is no bellman service to watch your bags securely but the front desk and housekeeping staff watched our bags for the day while we checked...

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1Thank HI_Traveller_12
Billings, Montana
Reviewed 6 June 2013

This ihotel was something else. I have stayed at many holiday inns across the us and this was probably one of the top iones I stayed at. It was well kept clean the beds were nice..just overall amazing.If I ever comeback I am definetley staying here

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Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 30 May 2013

I Recently I dropped off a visiting friend to the Holday Inn & Suites. There, once again, I saw Rema at the front desk. I was thrilled to see that she'd came back to the Hotel. She helped me & my associates with the banquet room for our meeting in The Christina Room they called it, I believe. - it...

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Reviewed 22 May 2013 via mobile

Less than 10 mins from the airport and around 30 mins to san Francisco, we used this hotel for a short weekend and have been very happy with the choice. The staff was friendly, the room spacious and very clean and quiet, with a big parking lot. We were very tired due to an intercontinental flight and decided to eat...

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hisanmateo, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn San Mateo-San Francisco SFO, responded to this review

Hello 4cranbourne, Thank you so much for your comments. It was very good to have you stay with us, and your comments are insightful and helpful for other travelers thinking of staying with us. Yes, we are very conveniently located near SFO International Airport, and local public transportation system. We feel we are just "a hop, skip and a jump"...

Portland, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 4 May 2013

After a horrific experience at another hotel, I was pleasantly surprised by the cheerful staff and bright, airy rooms. The spotless rooms are incredibly large for the price, the bathroom was immaculate, and the internet was free. Maybe it was a slow night, but the hotel was probably the quietest I've ever experienced. The one criticism I would have is...

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hisanmateo, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn San Mateo-San Francisco SFO, responded to this review

Dear Najwa S, Thank you so much for your feedback! I know there are many choices out there, and that you stayed with us, and enjoyed your stay, means we are doing something right! I am a bit concerned about the quality of the "faint room odor" you mentioned. Our housekeeping staff takes great pride in their work, and any...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Stayed 2 nights. Good large rooms. Well kept and maintained. Same for the grounds. Sadly, reception counter staff, 2 at different times, do not have the disposition to be in the hospitality business. Mm maybe. my sense is that they feel that they feel that they are owed the job. I was quite happy to do the Hospitality Inn "Express...

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hisanmateo, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn San Mateo-San Francisco SFO, responded to this review

Dear Tanaki47, Thank you for your honest review of our property and of our staff. Reviews like yours help us to improve our customer service, and serving our guests is our "job #1". While I am glad you felt our rooms to be comfortable, it gives me pause to hear that our staff presented a less than perfect level of...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn & Suites San Mateo / San Francisco SFO is the newest and most modern hotel in the area. Conveniently located off US-101, we are situated among fine dining, world-renowned attractions, endless shopping possibilities and vast business opportunities. Our prime location places you 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, East Bay, Pier 39, Alcatraz, Fisherman's Warf, Hillsdale Mall, Pacifica Beach, Golden Gate Bridge and is a short drive from Napa and Sonoma Valley which hosts some of the finest vineyards in the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn San Mateo-San Francisco SFO

Address: 330 N Bayshore Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94401-1235
Region: United States > California > San Mateo
Price Range: ₹ 6,738 - ₹ 22,665 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn San Mateo-San Francisco SFO 3*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn San Mateo-San Francisco Sfo Hotel San Mateo
Quality Inn San Mateo
San Mateo Quality Inn
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in San Mateo
#3 Family Hotel in San Mateo
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“rooms have a good view but it's RIGHT NEXT TO the freeway”
 of 5 bubbles chrisvM6152GJ, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the back side (away from the highway) are quieter, as are the higher floors.”
 of 5 bubbles CBtph, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“Room on upper floor away from freeway noise.”
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“There is an elevator next to the covered parking area.”
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