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Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

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Trinidad, California
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room could have used a deep cleaning. Card key didn't work and had to take it back to be reprogrammed. Clerk more interested in watching TV than helping guests. One of the less expensive hotels in the area though.

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Sacramento
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Older hotel converted to Howard Johnson. Clean facility,good amenities,easy access to freeways. Served my needs very well

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San Luis Obispo, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I gave this HoJo a three rating but not because I expected more. For the very expensive area, I feel it represents a good value and I have stayed there twice. It is comfortable, cleaner than most houses, with excellent staff. It is not swank just good, safe, and solid. I plan on staying here many more times when visiting... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here 1 night as we arrived from SFO and then again 1 night before our 6:00 am flight home. Our first stay had no problems. However, on the return visit, we found lots of tiny little roaches on the night stand & in the bathroom. I informed the front desk & asked for another room. He said someone... More 

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Boston
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We arrived SFO at midnight and needed a decent clean place to lay our heads for one night before heading north to the Sierra's the next morning. This hotel was fine for that purpose, most importantly it was clean and had a comfortable bed. They offer a simple free breakfast but we opted to walk across the road to Heidi's... More 

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Yuba City, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Any hotel/motel in the Bay area is not cheap and it stings even more when you are there for business and you just need a shower, bed and WIFI. In the past, the Howard Johnson's I had been to were a little better than a Motel 6 when a Motel 6 was a nice, clean, reasonable place to spend the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the beautiful city of San Mateo, we pride ourselves of the charming décor and comfortable amenities of our hotel. We aspire to give you the best quality service and make your stay memorable. Situated among fine dining, renowned attractions, endless shopping possibilities and vast business opportunities, we are certain you will enjoy your stay hassle-free.We are located within minutes from the San Francisco International Airport, Downtown San Francisco, Golden Gate Park, Monster Park, San Mateo Expo Center, Downtown San Mateo, AT&T Park, Half Moon Bay, Oakland, Berkeley, Daly City, Pier 39, Alcatrez, Fisherman’s Warf, Hillsdale Mall, Pacifica Beach, Golden Gate Bridge and we are a short drive away from Napa and Sonoma Valley which host some of the finest vineyards in the world.We are in close proximity to Oracle, Yahoo, Google, Mills Peninsula Medical Center, Virgin America, NASA, United Airlines, Stanford University, Canada College, and minutes from Silicon Valley which comforts our business travelers. Our explorer travelers will appreciate landmarks & historical buildings around the area like Coyote Point Park, Eugene A. Doran Memorial Bridge, De Anza Expedition Camp, Courthouse Square, Father Junipero Serra Statue, Devil's Slide Historical Landmark/ Viewpoint, Ralph D. Percival Memorial Vista Point. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

Address: 2110 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-1807
Location: United States > California > San Mateo
Price Range: $149 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express San Mateo 2*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Express Inn - San Mateo Hotel San Mateo
Howard Johnson San Mateo
San Mateo Howard Johnson
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