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Hotel San Carlos - San Carlos

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San Jose
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in San Carlos for an afternoon meeting, and decided I didn't want to sit in traffic for over two hours trying to get back to my house in San Jose on a Tuesday evening. I decided to stay in town at the last minute, and Hotel San Carlos was one of the cheapest hotels on Kayak that looked... More 

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Thanks for staying with us. We work hard to make our guests happy and appreciate your feedback! More 

NY
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30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights for our 2 day visit to San Francisco. It is located a little far from SF about 45-55min. You have to leave hotel before 7am, if you want to get to SF faster. The rooms are renovated, clean, with good bedding. Breakfast limited. Did not use a pool. Price is a little high. Overall... More 

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Thanks for staying with us. We work hard to make our guests happy and appreciate your feedback! More 

Ascoli Piceno, Italy
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We had driven by the Hotel San Carlos for years but always booked at "chain" hotels nearby. With the hotel prices soaring in the area, we decided to try it. What a lovely surprise! Our room was clean, attractive, quiet, and had all the amenities you could want. The location was perfect to visit family and the Omelet House a... More 

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Guam
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

This family-run hotel is very friendly, comfortable and convenient for travelers transiting through San Francisco airport. The room was quiet and the beds were very comfortable. A jacuzzi bath tub was especially enjoyable after our long flight from London to San Francisco. The complimentary breakfast was quiet adequate, including bagels, fresh fruit, juice, Danish pastry, and coffee. The hotel also... More 

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Yaoundé, Centre, Cameroon
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The San Carlos is a charming small hotel located right across from the CalTrain station in San Carlos (easy to travel north or south). A very comfortable room and bed, and a delightful staff. A retro vibe, but all the modern conveniences. Very reasonably priced.

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Bakersfield, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

This is a very popular hotel in San Carlos quite close to Oracle Headquarters at Redwood Shores. The property is very neat and clean. The hotel provides a continental breakfast and has 24x7 coffee as extra amenities. Overall a very nice experience.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Driving up to the Hotel San Carlos, it appears much like any other new-ish drive up motel/hotel. Greeted by a friendly soft spoken man, check in was simple and straight forward. No frozen fund collected deposits upon arrival was a nice addition as well. Was happy to sign the no smoking agreement. The room was on the ground floor beside... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Nicely appointed room, recently refurbished. Nominal breakfast. Easy access, no street noise. Mid-price, good value. Good choice relative to areas farther to the south. Easy access to downtown San Carlos. Hallway was a bit noisy with guests talking. Would recommend a few "Please be quiet, think of others" type signs.

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Waterloo, Ontario
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Excellent for the money. Clean room. Everything worked properly. Fridge and microwave in room. Plates and cutlery available. A very nice breakfast including juice, fruit and hard-boiled eggs. The owner is very helpful and friendly.

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Bristol, UK
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Halfway through 8 day stay while working in Redwood City but felt compelled to review already. Really outstanding find - hotels in the Valley are either outrageously priced (and I'm from London!) or dirty travel motels in terrible locations, but this hotel manages to be the best of both worlds, the value of a travel motel, the quality and comfort... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
When you stay at our small, boutique hotel in San Carlos, CA, you can count on a warm welcome and a pleasant stay. We are proud to give personal attention to each of our valued guests. No other hotel in San Carlos, CA, can offer our level of comfort and service at such affordable prices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel San Carlos - San Carlos

Address: 26 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070-2402 (Formerly Days Inn)
Location: United States > California > San Carlos
Price Range: $102 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel San Carlos - San Carlos 2.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Days Inn San Carlos
San Carlos Days Inn
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