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Howard Johnson Express Inn San Bruno/SFO West

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190 El Camino Real, Off Hwy 101 to 380 West, San Bruno, CA 94066
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice place for the money, very clean and very attentive staff. Very close to the airport. We needed a roll-away bed and they got it to the room 30 seconds after we got there. Underground garage and free parking and wi-fi

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was pleasantly surprised by the quality and cleanliness of this hotel. I travel to SF via plane at least twice a month, and trying to find a hotel near the airport that has a nice room, and is sufficiently close to not cause anxiety when making a run for my flight are key. The hotel is on the El... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good little hotel. Clean room fair breakfast a/c work good beds clean. Old man walking distance to 2 good restaurants. Plus airport shuttle. Free parking. In room safes. Cable tv. Would stay here again.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was pleasantly surprised by how clean our room was. The motel is nice and had a lot of good extras like a luggage rack and bath mat. Its is it a modest neighbourhood. Good service and local restaurant food options. By the time we got to breakfast a lot of food was gone. Was later re-plenished. Very helpful advice for... More 

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn San Bruno/SFO West, responded to this review

We are very happy to discover that you had such a pleasant experience with how clean our room was! It is so rewarding to hear that we were able to provide a comfortable and convenient experience. Hearing about how our efforts to give you a pleasant and accommodating experience have been successful is very rewarding for every member of our... More 

Clovis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel staff and manager were so wonderful and accommodating. This hotel will be our hotel for all future Bay Area stays.

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Prativ P, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn San Bruno/SFO West, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We thank you for your stay at our hotel and appreciate your time and provide us an excellent feedback. We thrive to provide you an excellent service and it is our goal to surpass our guests expectations. We hope to see you in future. More 

Delaware, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We discovered very quickly that San Francisco is a very expensive city to stay in. We were there 4 days and wanted something reasonable, clean, free breakfast, and close to a BART station. This hotel fit the bill. You are literally 5 minutes from the airport. The BART is a few miles away with ample parking. The breakfast is good... More 

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Prativ P, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn San Bruno/SFO West, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your recent stay at our hotel. We appreciate your valuable time and providing us great feedback. We are thrilled to hear that we fit your bill in providing you a great stay at our hotel. We hope to see you in future. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As mid-westerners who travel to the West Coast for conferences, we find ourselves in the position of taking a very late flight and arriving in SF around midnight before the meetings begin the next day. We're generally looking for a place to sleep and to do some prepping for the next day. We prefer not to pay downtown prices for... More 

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn San Bruno/SFO West, responded to this review

I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you found the accommodations and service to be satisfactory. It is heartwarming to hear of how our efforts to give you a great experience, filled with hospitality, comfort and convenience have been successful. Your feedback will serve as encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to provide... More 

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