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Sahuarita, Arizona
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived late at 12:30 am and were given a 3rd floor room overlooking the main road. It was noisy due to the road traffic. Request a room AWAY from the road for more peace and quiet. The room was very nice with a large comfortable bed, sofa, coffee maker, microwave and small frig. Bathroom was good with nice amities...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear AZfreebirds, Thank you so much for your compliments to our free shuttle service! It is heartwarming to hear of how our efforts to impress you with our breakfast , comfort and convenience have been successful. On behalf of our entire staff, we thank you for your business and we hope to see you again when your travels bring you...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed overnight in this hotel while bringing my wife and child to the airport. We were helped by the front desk personnel in all possible ways. They provided us with very useful local information, organize the our airport transfers and suggested changes into our plans that proved to be very efficient. We stayed in a third floor room which...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear latinaussie1, Thank you for taking the time to complete our guest satisfaction survey and for rating our hotel so highly! I am so glad that you found our hotel to be clean and convenient and that you enjoyed the five star accommodations and hospitality that we strive to show to each guest, during every stay. Your five star review...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very clean room, nice continental breakfast, cute boutique style decor, safe well lit parking area, friendly staff and would definitely stay here again. No complaints at all to report which is so rare.

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear Debbie, It's good to hear from you and we greatly appreciate that you've taken the time to share your five star experience at our hotel! We aim to impress with our breakfast, hospitality, and you found our room to be clean. It means a lot to us that you've allowed us to be such an important part of your...

Windsor, California, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

San Bruno it not the best city in the Bay Area. The hotel has underground parking with a locked gate after 11 pm. The front desk is very cordial.We stayed here because we use SkyPark for our car while we travel from SFO.

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear WTW100, Thank you for your kind comments and review regarding our high standards of cleanliness and hospitality. Hearing about how our efforts to give you a pleasant and accommodating experience have been successful is very rewarding for every member of our staff and management team. It is so rewarding to hear that we were able to give you a...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was very clean place to stay. Helpful management from the moment you step in. Check was easy and the front manager was very helpful. His name was Chris. He informed customers of all the necessary information and was extremely helpful for where to go food, shuttles, etc. Pleasant place to stay and the rooms were very clean.

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear Lynn F, Thank you for your kind comments and review regarding our high standards of cleanliness and hospitality. We appreciate your acknowledgment of the efforts of our staff to make you feel at home and the opportunity to let them know that they're doing a great job! It is so rewarding to hear that we were able to give...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is right on El Camino Real, near SFO. I had appointments in Daly City, San mateo, and Cupertino, so this was a convenient location for me. The hotel was nicely appointed. Huge room with sofa sleeper, large bathroom with all of the amenities. There was a microwave and fridge too. A limited breakfast was available with waffles, hard...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear Ambul, Thank you so much for your compliments to our breakfast options and you found our location to be convenient. We are so glad to know that you had a great time with us and thank you so much for appreciating our efforts of providing you with clean and comfortable accommodations in a reasonable cost. We would love to...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great option if you want a place very close to the airport for not much money. Free parking (make sure you part in the north garage so you are connected right to the lobby), spacious rooms, and friendly desk attendants. Could be a bit better on the cleanliness in the common hallway areas, but nothing that would turn me away...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear Paulrs84, Thank you so much for sharing your review and giving us an honest look at the guest experience in our hotel. I am glad that you enjoyed the value and the convenient location of our hotel! We are delighted by your compliments, rating and review of our high housekeeping and hospitality standards. We also appreciate your suggestions for...

Az
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, affordable, comfortable. Front desk staff was super friendly and nice. Room was in excellent shape. Elevator was slow. Only snag was breakfast. Not enough seating. Overheard two employees talking about a guest requesting hard boiled eggs. One was telling the other that the man had already had two eggs. Just give the man his eggs. Long line at the...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear AzJourney, Thank you for giving us the opportunity to recognize our staff for their exemplary work in providing clean and comfortable experience for our valued guests. Our staff is highly trained to give you an exceptional experience, and to provide our customers the best we can offer in a reasonable price. Your five star review is greatly appreciated. our...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only stayed here for one night between flights at SFO. Large room which smelled funny (but we were able to open the windows and air it out a bit). I'd recommend not staying on the second floor as several rooms open out onto the breakfast area. We didn't stay in one of these rooms but I imagine it would...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear TorontoLeesar, Thank you for taking the time to write this review and share your experience. I am glad that you enjoyed the value and we were able to provide a comfortable experience.I do apologize for the inconvenience that you encountered due to the smelled, though I'm very glad that this did not detract too much from your overall experience....

El Cerrito, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here after a long, long, hectic, delay-ridden cross-country travel day. We never stayed here before, so we experienced a little anxiety about how this place would turn out. Hotel Aura worked for us! Chris front desk checked us in quickly and cheerfully. The room was large, though of an unusual shape. It was clean, though, and all the...

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Prativ P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Aura San Bruno, responded to this review

Dear R F, Thank you so much for sharing your review and giving us an honest look at the guest experience in our hotel. I am glad that you enjoyed the value and the convenient location of our hotel! We are delighted by your compliments, rating and review of our high housekeeping and hospitality standards. Your thorough review is greatly...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Breakfast Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Aura in San Bruno, California is situated in an ideal location next to San Francisco Airport (SFO) for your next visit to the San Francisco Bay Area. When you stay at this affordable, yet luxurious hotel, you'll experience plush bedding, a wide range of amenities, and a variety of services such as free on-site parking for your vehicle. If you don't have a car, you can catch your flight out of SFO with our free airport shuttle service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Aura San Bruno

Address: 190 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066-5552 (Formerly Howard Johnson Express Inn San Bruno/SFO West)
Location: United States > California > San Bruno
Price Range: $94 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Aura San Bruno 2*
Number of rooms: 49
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We arrived at 12:30 am and were given a noisy room overlooking the main road. Request a room AWAY from the road to have peace and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles AZfreebirds, 2 days ago | Read review
“Great size room that was clean and well kept.”
 of 5 bubbles Q8288AHlynnf, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Very good location to SFO and free parking”
 of 5 bubbles 484rf, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We had a corner room. Very big, quiet, desk, frig, coffee maker, and maybe it had a microwave, can't remember .”
 of 5 bubbles mabvtennis76, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for room 300....it was quiet, but then other rooms might be also.”
 of 5 bubbles ChaCah, Sep 12, 2016 | Read review
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