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Quality Inn & Suites At NASA Ames

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   5 Fairchild Drive, Mountain View, CA 94043
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When all the surrounding area hotels were booked, this is where I ended up. Lost in an interstellar time warp, this hotel reminded me of a hotel I stayed in 30 years ago. The whole place could really use a facelift or better yet, demolition and a rebirth. Still, there were some positives; the hotel was clean and it was... More

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Vienna, VA
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47 hotel reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Adequate seems to be the phrase of the stay - adequate room, adequate cleanliness, adequate night's sleep, adequate wifi; adequate breakfast. Good: interior corridors; adequate bed is classic hotel firm; suites have two flat panel TVs; parking lot has double line striping; additional parking in the tight underground garage; microwave and under-counter refrigerator; relatively lower cost compared to many hotels... More

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Barstow, California
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This hotel was recommended by a co-worker as well as some places to eat. It's located on a weird corner and due to that you have to climb a long ramp to get to the front door. I parked in the garage and used the elevator. My room was nicely equipped with 2 beds, fridge, work desk and a small... More

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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The staff at this hotel is polite enough. But, don't expect anything above 2 star hotel treatment - they answered my questions, but don't expect any service beyond that. There was one time that the receptionist looked annoyed when I interrupted her while she was playing with her phone. The reception area looks nice enough, but besides the flat screen... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I have stayed here probably about a 1/2 dozen times over the last few years while visiting the Ames Research Center for work. It is a clean and quiet hotel. Its location can't be beat as it is just across the highway from Ames and only ~5 minutes away at most. In addition it is very close to the Castro... More

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The room was a suite, but there was a wall that didn't go all the way to the ceiling, so it wasn't really a completely separate room. The ventilation wasn't very good. It was nice to have the extra space nonetheless. It had those hangers that aren't real hangers. I hate those. Breakfast was included, but it wasn't really edible.... More

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Ohio, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I guess I was under the impression that the Quality Inn at Ames was not a very nice place, so I had never stayed there for any of my previous sojourns to NASA Ames. I usually opted to stay in San Jose or Santa Clara, which are a bit further away. However, on this last trip I could not find... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This is a perfectly adequate, budget business hotel - great location just off 101 with good proximity to Mountain View entities such as Google and NASA. Straight and easy shot to and from SFO. Good jumping off point to other locations in Silicon Valley. But it seriously lacks amenities. Not only no bar or restaurant, but no walkable options nearby... More

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18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Very friendly staffs. Breakfast with 4 hot selections, including bacon/sausage, fried egg, biscuit, and something I never caught. We stayed in King suite, TV's in both living room and bedroom are big. The pillows are of extra small size, more of a cushion. Elevator goes to garage, no luggage hassles. The only complaint is the smell in the hall way.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The king room is rather small in comparison to other hotels I stayed in the US. There is complimentary breakfast served but limited variety. There is a mexican restaurant just round the corner but it was closed when I got there late at night. See the attached room photos.

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Address: 5 Fairchild Drive, Mountain View, CA 94043
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Location: United States > California > Mountain View
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Quality Inn & Suites At NASA Ames 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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