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St. Francis Arms

739 East El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sunnyvale, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Very peaceful and beautiful place to stay. Manager is very friendly and helpful. Rooms are spacious, affordable and cheap when compared to nearby other hotels. Kitchen is having dine-in place so no need to buy dining table separately. Pool is cleaned everyday.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2009

Very Often I travel to Silicon valley for business purposes and this is the place i always prefer to stay. This is very calm and clean serviced apartments in Sunnyvale with very helpful staff members. Rooms here are pretty good in size and with all the daily usage things available in kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. The best thing about it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2007

All the amenities are there, including corkscrew. Plenty of towels and the extra pillow always comes in handy. Was able to check out late without difficulty. Conveniently located, there is a 24 hour Safeway and a couple of restaurants. The staff was friendly. Overall, very handy and a great find in the bay area.

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Austin, TX
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2006

This is not a hotel. This is an apartment complex that apparently rents out studio apartments as hotel rooms. My internet didn't work, no phone at the desk, dismal water pressure. Step up three flights of stairs to get to a long hallway...looks like a hostel. Old and musty...and so was the manager. Not very helpful. I got out as... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2006

First, let me apologize for all language related error in this review as english is not my first language. We stayed at St Francis from July 31st through august 12th. A previous reviewer said that this was not a hotel. He was right, it's better. First let me tell you why we chose the St Francis Arms. My friend and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2006

Loved my stay at St. Francis. Same price as Days Inn but much much nicer. We had our own apartment, continental breakfast, close to so many things, quiet and clean. Would like to find more of these types of accomodations. Apart. was hard to find initially with directions from front desk but it was a great stay. I would recommend... More 

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washington, d.c.
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2006

Lost a necklace during my trip and when I called to follow-up to see if maidservice had found it no one got back to me. When I called for the second time front desk person was rude and defensive.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2006

The room was hot and smelled of mold or mildew when we arrived. It looked like a studio apartment from the 70's that has never been updated with popcorn ceilings and low sinks in the bathroom and dirty white walls. The carpet looked dirty as did the blinds, walls, etc. The a/c unit was so outdated - it took hours... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2006

There internet is not reliable for the business people as it went down almost every day in the last week of the month. I understand it failing once in awhile however daily, I be getting a new server. Seem office persons didn't understand when I called to report the down service, they reported my shower out of order! Other wise... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2005

we had a two bedroom suite--outstanding! its a converted apartment building, and a great place for the feel at home for a long stay. not too many services, but very helpful staff.

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Address: 739 East El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
Location: United States > California > Sunnyvale
Number of rooms: 93
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