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Villa Montes Hotel, an Ascend Collection Hotel

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620 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066
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Villa Montes Hotel, an Ascend Collection Hotel
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Ranked #1 of 13 Hotels in San Bruno
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015
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Alexandria, Virginia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
4 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

The Villa Montes is a well priced, well appointed hotel just a short cab ride from SFO. I've stayed here about a dozen times (usually night before flying out of SFO) and it is consistently comfortable, affordable, and attractive. I feel I owe it to them to give a comprehensive review. It's quiet and beds are very comfortable. Bathrooms nicely... More 

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LANCASTER PA
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I was shocked at the prices in better hotels in San Francisco and parking was not included, so decided to look outside the city a little to save some money. The Villa Montes is about a 30 minute drive from most of the city. This was our first time staying in an Ascend Hotel. We were highly impressed by both... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We spent 3 days in San Francisco, the hotel was nice and clean. Breakfast was complete with a variety of choices. It has a whirlpool very nice. The staff was friendly. The room was very nice decorate, but because we were at the front was noisy as well.

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Melbourne
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We spent a week at Villa Montes so that we could be close to family for Christmas and found the hotel comfortable and the staff very friendly and helpful. Rooms were clean and the breakfast included in the room rate was a pleasant surprise.

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DEER PARK
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We chose Villa Montes because it offered the best rate for a hotel very close to San Francisco and the free parking, as we hired a car and were told that parking in San Francisco can be quite expensive. We were pleasantly surprised by the extras like the complimentary breakfast; fridge and microwave in the room (at the time of... More 

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Slough, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Awesome hotel. Beautiful boutique style hotel. Great service. Friendly staff. Great location for the airport. took just a few minutes to drive to the airport itself. the room was so comfortable with plenty of space. nice to have the crackers with cheese and meats/cookies in reception, with the complimentary glasses of wine. very comfortable and clean beds. very close by... More 

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

This hotel is beautiful. The rooms are very large, we had two queens in ours. The bathroom towels are the finest I've had for this price of accomodation. They have an underground parking structure for free. The morning breakfast is also free. The only reason I didn't give it five stars was because of the aircraft nose. The winds were... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Don't get me wrong this is not a five star hotel but it is a very nice hotel with VERY comfortable beds. convenient to San Francisco Airport and BART. Easy to get to the city. Great staff. Taylor at the Front Desk is awesome and has great recommendations for restaurants. For the price it will be hard to find a... More 

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Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Only 3 minutes from SFO, Villa Montes offers a surprisingly boutique feel in an area that can seem hardscrabble from the outside. The neighborhood has improved over the years but still gets the occasional wail of sirens. The service was very personal as we had a stack of luggage on our rental that we really didn't want to take off.... More 

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Townsend, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We spent a total of three nights at the Villa Montes recently, two on our way north and one before flying out the next day. (We had reservations at a generic chain near the airport for our last night, but changed them in favor of this one.) Hotels in SanFran were budget-breakers; Villa Montes was a bargain in many ways.... More 

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