We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Americas Best Value Inn - Richmond / San Francisco

Book on TripAdvisor
in partnership with
Trusted partner. We work with Tingo to make your booking as easy as possible.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Americas Best Value Inn - Richmond \/ San Francisco
View Map
{"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

42 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 40: English reviews
Eureka, California
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I styed for three nights. I felt safe, even as a woman traveling alone. The room was clean and comfortable, a large refrigerator, microwave and big TV. Wifi was free and worked well for me. The only negative is that the room never had maid service for the three nights I was there. I was gone all day each day,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jenni0705
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We stayed he two nights during our trip through San Fran area. At first we were worried. Arrived late at night. A couple of rough looking characters standing by thier car in parking lot, a faint smell of you-know-what. But the staff was kind and courteous. Our room was not fancy but was clean with a working microwave & fridge.... More 

Helpful?
Thank laura g
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

When I stay in hotels, I usually don't sleep well, but the bed was soooo comfortable, I had no choice but to sleep like a baby. It also helped that the place was clean & quiet. Staying here didn't break the bank either, you can't beat that!

Helpful?
Thank Meiska S
Marion, Kentucky
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

On a road trip to San Francisco to visit my son and his family we normally had been staying at a motel nearer their home in Berkeley. Due to the graduation at UC Berkeley our usual motel was booked. We started looking around for an alternate where we could stay until the graduation crowd left town. After staying at the... More 

Helpful?
Thank ProfessorPooky
Level Contributor
64 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We spent four nights here in a nicely renovated, spacious room. Had to move furniture around a bit to get access to outlets. Internet was slower than at home, but we are spoiled by a lightning fast system so it's not fair to whine. Bed was new and therefore very comfortable. Freeway close without the noise. We thought the wall-mounted... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank ArthritisDoc
Henderson, Nevada
Level Contributor
97 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

I have to admit, I haven't stayed at many hotels in the San Francisco area and I do realize that prices here are higher than many other cities. But I was not impressed with this place. I'll start with the positives. The guy behind the counter was very friendly. The rooms seem to have had some renovations done and were... More 

Helpful?
Thank chelly12364

Travelers are raving about these Richmond hotels

Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
109 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

We found this hotel on the internet, and we really didn't know what to expect, but we were pleasantly surprised! The rooms are newly renovated, nice big tv, and good WiFi! Not a really big room, but very clean! The sink however was really small, and they seem to have a budget policy on towels; we had to get extra!... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank skydriver332
Pacific Coast, USA
Level Contributor
13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Rooms renovated and spotless. Some minor glitches....room phone didn't work, towels a bit small, but you can ask for extras. Located adjacent to a freeway interchange, but plantation shutters and the hum of the AC drowned out most of the street noise. Ninety-two bucks, including taxes and fees, for a room with two double beds....much cheaper than SF. I should... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Alice J
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I stayed here for a month while relocating for work. While initially I was worried I would hate this place it's very livable. My room looked and smelled clean. There is someone in the office 24/7 and lots of security cameras which made me feel safe. The cleaning staff does a good job of keeping the property nice. They have... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank mlee794
Scottsdale, Arizona
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I have stayed here in the past due to availability...it has never disappointed and seems to have gotten a little better over the last 2-3 years, so I figured I would take the time and do them a solid. The first thing I noticed was that the rooms that I normally stay in were remodeled/upgraded...so, now, the non smoking rooms... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank David-ISIR
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

14 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (6)
Viewed
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (8)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Richmond
0.7 mi away
Hotel Mira Vista
Hotel Mira Vista
#1 of 5 in El Cerrito
3.5 of 5 stars 206 reviews
4.6 mi away
Courtyard Richmond Berkeley
4.6 mi away
Extended Stay America - Richmond - Hilltop Mall
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.3 mi away
Berkeley Rodeway Inn
Berkeley Rodeway Inn
#7 of 21 in Berkeley
4.0 of 5 stars 300 reviews
2.9 mi away
DoubleTree by Hilton Berkeley Marina
3.3 mi away
Holiday Inn Express San Pablo
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn - Richmond / San Francisco

Address: 1598 Carlson Blvd, Richmond, CA 94804-5029
Location: United States > California > Richmond
Price Range: $100 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn - Richmond / San Francisco 2*
Number of rooms: 42
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Priceline, Odigeo, Travelocity, Hotwire and Sabre Hospitality Solutions so you can book your Americas Best Value Inn - Richmond / San Francisco reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay