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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 10 November 2005

we had a two bedroom suite--outstanding! its a converted apartment building, and a great place for the feel at home for a long stay. not too many services, but very helpful staff.

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New York, NY
Reviewed 13 December 2004

I stayed here about a year ago and while the exterior is just decent, the interior is very nice and extremely clean. It's in a nice area and is very close by to restaurants, supermarkets, even a golf course and lots of retail shops. The rooms itself though are set back from the main road so it does provide a...

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Houston, TX
1 review
3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2004

My boyfriend and I stayed here from 3/15/04 - 3/20/04. I was scared after reading the reviews, but once I got there, I was so glad. This is a clean place and even though it is not gated, our apartment was all the way in the back so we felt safe since it was away from the main road. Our...

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Cincinnati, OH
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3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2004

Two of us stayed here in late Jan 2004. The apartment obviously dates back some decades, but the interior was clean and very spacious -- an apartment with a full kitchen. It was nice to have the sitting area and the fridge. For the price, it was a great deal. We stayed in more expensive hotels with lots less room....

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San Diego, Ca
Reviewed 25 January 2004

Plenty of room, esp for extendstay. Friendly staff. Would stay again

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DC Metro Area
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4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2003

I have stayed at St Francis Arms on 2 occasions during business travel. I was satisfied. It is much more like an apartment complex in appearance and feel then a hotel but you can stay any number of nights. The room was spacious with a full kitchen. Each room had a different floor plan which I found to be more...

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Reviewed 25 May 2003

This is not a hotel- it's a corporate apartment complex. I TRIED staying there once last year, only to have them tell me the kind of room I booked was not available. After about 20 minutes the man at the desk- quite possible the rudest person I've ever encountered in years of business travel- gave me a room and key...

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Pittsburgh, PA
Reviewed 14 February 2003

Poor maintenance of TV remote controls and answering machines in rooms. Often bad record-keeping in office. One time I was assigned to a room and found that it had not yet been made up. The rooms and hallways have an unpleasant odor. My company had a contract with St Francis Arms, which is why I stayed there 7 times. PS:...

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Reviewed 30 April 2002

An excellent experience from making the reservations to check out. The grounds are delightful, rooms large and very clean, continental breakfast a delight, great pool and the staff goes out of their way to make sure that your stay is the very best it can be. First time I have even felt that the time it takes to place a...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The St. Francis Arms is an all-suite property in the heart of Silicon Valley. Specializing in corporate housing with both long-term and short-term stays available, the hotel offers upscale amenities and modern home-like comforts with complimentary breakfast, full kitchen, easy parking, and free high-speed Internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about St. Francis Arms

Address: 739 East El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
Region: United States > California > Sunnyvale
Hotel Class:3 star — St. Francis Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 93
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