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Travelodge San Rafael

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   865 Francisco Boulevard East, San Rafael, CA 94901
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

We booked a non smoking room at Travelodge through Travelocity and end up with a smoking room. I went back to ask front desk for other room . Front desk was horribly rude . He told me it was my problem for booking room thruough Travelocity . We'll never book thru Travelocity and travelodge again. Neither company cared to fix... More 

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Seattle
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

Stuck in a smoking room due to non refundable prepaid reservation through another site. Carpet, chairs, lampshades stained. Bathroom clean thigh barely adequate. You get what you (don') pay for. No amenities to speak of, though there is for wi fi. Breakfast is packaged rolls and cereal.

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Davis, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

Worst hotel I've ever seen. And I've seen a lot. Terrible adjacent freeway location. Dirty rooms that are beyond filthy. Bug infestations, blood-stained sheets and smells. This place would be out of business in five minutes if it weren't in cheap-hotel-starved Marin county.

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Santa Cruz, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

We arrived at 2:30 PM and were checked in by an apathetic & indifferent-acting clerk. We discovered the room wasn't made up, with trash still overflowing from wastebaskets, the beds stripped. Our son was appalled and almost refused to remain. The explanation was that housekeeping was short-handed; the manager suggested we should go have lunch and then return. The facility... More 

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Tyumen, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

IMHO, Travelodge is the best motels chain. Reasonable price, clean, comfortable, provide all amenities you need at the trip. Good free breakfast, free parking.

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012 via mobile

We booked the cheap outside of SF, we only stayed one night from 11pm-7am, and the room was clean, everything was in working order, didn't see any bugs or smell any weird smells mentioned in some of the posts here, the front desk staff was a bit rude (at 11 when we got in the lobby door was locked and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

Room was clean, rug was clean, bed was comfortable, AC worked, nice TV with more channels than I could handle. Certainly nothing special but more than adequate for the price. Very basic breakfast but no room to eat - just take to the room, which also has a fridge! I would have no problem staying here again.

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Fresno, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

I had trouble finding the Travelodge in San Rafael because it was at night and I had driven a long distance and was tired. When I called the front desk from West Francisco Blvd (motel is on East Francisco Blvd.) they couldn't tell me how to get there. I had a Smartphone, but my directions were all turned around. Street... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Bed linen was clean and fresh but the room did not smell fresh. Breakfast served in very small area with only one small coffee table for 2 people. Easy to find off the motorway.

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

I found a bed bug in the bathroom. The toilet was dirty and didn't flush. I had trouble with the door card. I am very itchy and I was only in the room for about 15 minutes. The refrigerator didn't have the right plug for the outlet. The television sound didn't work. I found another place to stay. I am... More 

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Address: 865 Francisco Boulevard East, San Rafael, CA 94901
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Location: United States > California > Marin County > San Rafael
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Travelodge San Rafael 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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