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Fairfield Inn & Suites San Francisco-San Carlos

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Santa Rosa, California
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This area, in fact all the peninsula from The "city" to San Jose have no bargains relating to rates. The entire industry is "gouging " for everything thay can get. The "tech" industry is in control and right now the Super Bowl is adding rates $$$$$ to the available rooms. This hotel is higher priced during the week and a... More 

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Palm Springs
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236 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

This is the lower end of the Marriott chain - but it is still a nice, clean and comfortable room...It lacks the real heavenly bedding, and the furniture is minimal - that is the Fairfield style room. But the rate was $139/night the first time I stayed, then 4 days later the rate shot up to $237/night - for the... More 

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Antonio G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites San Francisco-San Carlos, responded to this review

Dear Neal S, Thank you for your assessment of the hotel. The hotel will be going through a renovation within a year. As for the rates I'm sorry to hear that you are dissatisfied with the rates. The rates are comparable if not much less than the hotels in the area. Hotels in this area tend to have lower rate... More 

Sacramento, California
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

During our recent stay here, we experienced some challenges - not with the hotel at all - but with other plans we had that weren't coming together. The night staff were all exceptional and helped us get things on track. I really can't say enough about how helpful they all were. Our room was comfortable, the bed was great and... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

This is on the low end of average for Fairfield Inns. It was clean but in need of updates. Location: good between Palo Alto and SF. Right off the highway. On the plus side there is an In and Out Burger across the highway. The staff was friendly and helpful. An OK last resort.

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Thank Matt J
Antonio G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites San Francisco-San Carlos, responded to this review

Dear Matt J, Thank you for writing a review on the hotel. I'm glad to hear that you did have a good experience at the hotel. We are slowly updating our rooms, lobby area and the front of the hotel. Again, I would like to thank you. More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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23 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

I stayed there in October 2015, rooms have enough space I don't particularly like to have the sink out of the bathroom just by the room door. Breakfast was ok and it is just beside the airport so it is good to stay in the opposite side.

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Antonio G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites San Francisco-San Carlos, responded to this review

Dear Aloysio N, Thank you for your honest review on the hotel. The room schematics were in place when the hotel was built. I'm glad to hear that you did enjoy the breakfast. The airport is a small airport with minimal arrivals and departures. Did you get to visit our downtown while you were here? It is a quaint downtown... More 

England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

On entering my room I noticed a smell of mold immediately , I asked for assistance and was offered an air freshener so was not impressed . They did offer me a different room however we had booked adjoining rooms so I was not able to move . I found the decor very un homely very masculine something I felt... More 

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Antonio G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites San Francisco-San Carlos, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review on the hotel. I sincerely apologize for what you had experienced and the shortfall of your expectations. You should have been moved immediately after reporting the smell of mold. The room should have been brought down and checked by engineering to find the cause and resolve the problem before selling it to another guest.... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
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31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

This is a welcoming and convenient place to stay, obviously very popular with families whose children play on soccer travel teams. The rooms are a good size, the housekeeping excellent and the bed was very comfortable. The breakfast was hearty: fresh fruit, homemade waffles, eggs, sausage, yogurts, cereals, breads & rolls, etc. There is coffee, tea and ice water available... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

I stayed in this hotel in June 2014 and reviews are here: Rooms are very spacious. Breakfast served is very good. The rooms are very quiet and bed mattresses are comfortable. Though a bit far from shopping centres or eateries, there are couple of places to eat outside the hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

There is a good but pricy steak restaurant next door along with a Burger King. Nearby, but not walking distance, there is a strip of stores and highly rated but reasonable restaurants. If you like planes, there is an Airport Museum next door as well. Many top IT folks stay here as well since MarkLogic employees stay there.

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Thank Rwjlewis
Antonio G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites San Francisco-San Carlos, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review concerning your stay. We were delighted have accommodated your group. Unfortunately, due to the location of the hotel, Izzy's Steak & Chops Restaurant and Burger King are the only restaurants within a few yards. There are other restaurants within a mile and the San Carlos downtown does offer more than 40 restaurants to cater... More 

Kingston, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Stayed the night of July 4 at this hotel. Clean and comfortable room with excellent wifi. Made good use of the laundry but wished for more than one washer and dryer. Breakfast was ok - seating a bit tight Kids enjoyed the outdoor pool and the fact we were right beside airport. Burger King next door has a helicopter outside... More 

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