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Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo

3.5 of 5 1221 Chess Drive, Foster City, CA 94404
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Standard Crowne Plaza hotel. Two main restaurants: Club House Bistro (sports bar) and Japanese food. If you stay in Executive Tower, free breakfast on 7th floor. Free airport shuttle that leaves every hour on the hour.

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13 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After our flight was cancelled we were placed at this hotel by the airline. We arrived in the middle of the night to discover a huge party in full swing. Slightly worried we checked in and were warmly greeted. Our room was clean and had a nice modern feel. Once the door closed behind us we couldn't hear any noise... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While traveling from San Diego to Grants Pass, Oregon between Christmas and New Years, we overnited at the Crowne Plaza in Foster City. Outstanding! Initially we were wowed by the luxury of the lobby and our satisfaction continues as we proceeded and entered our room. This hotel has it all! I highly recommend it for a short stopover or extended... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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58 reviews 58 reviews
29 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I've stayed here for a week while on a business trip. Good hotel, comfortable rooms, good sleep. Ideal if you have a car - close to the airport and companies, about 30 min to downtown San Francisco. The airport shuttle is a plus. Good WiFi signal in all areas. The breakfast was rather dissapointing for the price, though sufficient. Nice... More 

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel on approx four occasions and I really like it. It's conveniently located between the airport and my office in Redwood City. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and if you do stay in a suite (I was pleasantly surprised to be upgraded once), this was a huge suite with lot's of nice touches in... More 

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Novena, Singapore
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Standard hotel - heavily patronized by conferences, company events. Mundane yet efficient hotel. Big issues was massive cost of Executive Suite (that can hold two parents with three small children) as compared to one quarter of the price to house a family of five in a nearby budget motel.

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CrownePlazaFC, Manager at Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo, responded to this review

Dear Blk13Holland, Thank you for leaving your review. We always strive on providing superior service to all our guests and improving our services and facilities. We greatly appreciate your repeat business and look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Crowne Plaza Foster City Management More 

Whangarei, New Zealand
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72 reviews 72 reviews
17 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

After a cancelled flight I had no choice but to end up at this hotel. It has a speedy shuttle service to-from the airport and really good customer service. The room is what one expects from an airport hotel, rundown by too many one night stand with stranded guests or crews. That said, it serves the purpose and surprisingly provides... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This is a standard Crowne Plaza, so think reliable, if unexciting. The rooms are clean and everything works, the restaurant is lacks any charm but the bar is quite a good place to spend your evening if you are on your own and just want a friendly buzz around you. I think of this place as an airline cabin crew... More 

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CrownePlazaFC, Manager at Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo, responded to this review

Dear Ed H, Thank you for leaving your review. Your comments are truly appreciated and glad you were able to enjoy our amenities during your stay. We appreciate you choosing our hotel for your business needs and hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Crowne Plaza Foster City Management More 

Peoria, Arizona
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We arrived Friday night right after driving from Arizona to attend the SF Giants Parade, we have stayed at the Crowne in the past as we lived right across the freeway for 20 years so we liked it as it feels like home. We are morning people and get up for work at 5am everyday and do so on the... More 

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CrownePlazaFC, Manager at Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo, responded to this review

Dear nerraw31, Thank you for leaving your review. We are saddened to hear about your recent stay at our property and sincerely apologize. During the weekend of your stay, there were indeed a couple mishaps including a small fire in the hotel and a city wide blackout. We understand that it may have been an inconvenience, however, due to both... More 

The Colony, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We stayed here for a night after going to a Stanford football game. We were going into SF the next morning, so it was about halfway between the 2. Reception was very nice when we got there. There were 2 wedding receptions or parties going on downstairs, but once we got upstairs, we didn't really hear the music. About 1:30... More 

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CrownePlazaFC, Manager at Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo, responded to this review

Dear coug_chick18, We are very sorry for the inconvenience caused by the noise of other guests. We take noise disturbances very seriously and the safety of all our guests is our number one priority. We understand the frustration you experienced and it is our hope that you will give us the opportunity to better serve you in the near future.... More 

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Address: 1221 Chess Drive, Foster City, CA 94404
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Location: United States > California > Foster City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 350
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Also Known As:
Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo Hotel Foster City
Crowne Plaza San Francisco
Peninsula Foster City
Foster City Peninsula

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