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Hotel Zico

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   200 E. El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040 (Formerly Best Value Inn & Suites - Silicon Valley)
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Ranked #7 of 23 hotels in Mountain View
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Weems, VA
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117 reviews 117 reviews
26 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an older hotel that is not a cookie cutter chain and a lovely place to stay. The entrance and landscaping provides a nice California welcome. The rooms have been nicely redecorated and fairly comfortable if a bit small. All amenities for a four star are provided. The hotel is conveniently located across from shopping and restaurants and next... More

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Denver, Colorado
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is another of the many older renovated hotels along El Camino Real. This one was a little weirder than the rest. It was pretty clean, but the freeway location (no walking to restaurants etc), funky patio doors in the rooms and bed linens / towels that were not so nice made the overall stay disappointing. I won't be back.

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Paso Robles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean -but noisy as hotel sits next to 101 fwy. Uncomfortable older bed made the night very long. When I spoke to front desk in am- the quick response was -we can't move the freeway! No...but they could insulate and get new beds-Won't stay again!

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LA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here while on business at Stanford. The room was clean and the sheets were comfy. The hotel is next to highway so you may hear some cars. the room came with complimentary ear plugs but I didn't need them. Safety was never an issue at this property. The decor was eclectic. Service was fine. The morning buffet was ok.... More

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San jose
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My pros: Nice lobby, good staff (Jim (I believe)night desk clerk and breakfast ladies), low priced lobby snack bar, easy quick work out room, good parking, better than most hotel breakfasts, colorful and well kept rooms stocked with all amenities, cool bathrooms, and very affordable. Saved $50 from staying somewhere in DT San Jose and was totally worth it! Cons:... More

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Chandler, Arizona, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always a little unsettling when you book a place sight unseen but this spot was wonderful. It will be our new home when visiting family in the Bay Area. Not perfect but close. Staff were wonderful, room was a good size and very comfortable and centrally located for the places we had planned to visit. Only negative was the entry... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Good location, close to freeway, and for under $150 a night, this is very good value for money. I have stayed there twice. The beds are surprisingly comfortable, rooms are good sized. Breakfast is great, fresh omelet made to order. I also like decor of the place, very tropical, though all the trees do make the place a bit dark.... More

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

After driving around Santa Cruz and the Bay area- we decided to skip camping as it was busy and full of spring breakers, we happened upon the Hotel Zico. From the moment we walked towards the front door, it was like we were slipped into a slice of paradise! The hotel is just along a freeway so it is a... More

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Raleigh, NC
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I have stayed at Hotel Zico more than once as I travel to the Bay area often on business. Most recently I stayed for two nights on an interview trip. Overall the hotel has been fully refurbished and is general in great shape. The bed is comfortable and the pillow menu is nice if you have a particular like/dislike. (I... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

This place is so basic and old it really shouldn't be more than $100 a night. The rooms were old, the bathroom tiny, walls paper thin, breakfast was lame. For $355 a night this should be amazing. Only go here if you like wasting money.

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Additional Information about Hotel Zico

Also Known As:
Zico Hotel Mountain View
Address: 200 E. El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040 (Formerly Best Value Inn & Suites - Silicon Valley)
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Location: United States > California > Mountain View
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Mountain View
#4 Family Hotel in Mountain View
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Zico 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
As Silicon Valley's newest Green hotel & boutique experience, Hotel Zico melds stylish modern Mediterranean decor, welcoming service and a wealth of unique amenities - all at unbeatable rates. ... more   less 
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