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Burbank, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Inn is located a few blocks from BART station, certainly within walking distance. Area immediately around station seems to be undergoing regentrification, but kind of creepy to walk around area at night. Walgreens and a mom & pop Mexican restaurant nearby but not many other restaurants within walking distance. Motel room was very retro, needed some serious updates, but was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Great little hotel. Very quiet at night. The queen room was perfect for my oldest daughter and I. Had no trouble finding a parking. We stayed on the lower level. The room was a little stuffy at night and I was hesitant to leave a window open cause we were on the very end closest to the side street. The... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We were quite apprehensive booking El Camino, but could not find better location for the price we could pay. On arrival we found it so much better than some of the reviews indicated. The location was handy to BART and buses (and bus drivers incredibly helpful to the pair of hapless tourists). The new managers are a young couple who... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Solo traveler. For what it's worth: Some may be put off by the appearance of the neighborhood. Had no problems walking back from BART station at 11pm/Midnight. Ppl I passed in area were friendly. Pros: Very cheap for Bay Area lodging. Couple blocks from BART station for access to San Fran and airport. Clean room, tv, mini fridge. Wi-fi. Con:... More 

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Osaka, Japan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

There are 2 things make me dissapointed. First, I couldn't storege my baggage before i checked in this hotel, although they said "we can storege baggage before you check in" when I asked them by phone two weeks ago. The blonde lady told me that storage space was already full, but I still found the empty space where the other... More 

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Redhill, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the El Camino Inn for two nights (one night too long!) in September. We didn't want to spend too much money on a hotel when visiting San Francisco, especially that SF is ridiculously expensive! We found this motel and booked as was very cheap, but you get what you pay for. Everything was very... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

The manager was very rude. She started shouted at me and said I should go out! The room was not clean enough, the same with the bathroom. There was no AC, so the room was extremely hot! Wifi very slow. Watered coffee and plastic cakes for breakfast.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

We needed a bed and a bit of pre-flight packing space - the room was big, clean, well supplied with soaps and shampoos, etc. Building was older, but well maintained. Room and bath were poorly organized, but clean. Shower was adequate, power points were available but sparse. Price was very good, and proximity to airport was helpful. If all I... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

I had to go to SF during labor weekend to help my kid settle at her new place (she's attending college). I was looking at all the hotels and for 3 nights everything was over $500 plus parking. El Camino was charging $264 (with parking) for the 3 nights and according to the reviews this place had several parking spots.... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

We stayed there for one night in August 2015. Not bad. Room has a cozy feel to it, appeared to be newly renovated. For the price it was better than expected - 85 dollars for a night with parking. Short drive to SF. I especially enjoyed the decor, kind of Mexican style, has some soul, not like the numerous faceless... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about El Camino Inn

Address: 7525 Mission St, Daly City, CA 94014-2941
Location: United States > California > Daly City
Price Range: $101 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Camino Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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