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    Americas Best Value Inn

    1562 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070-5104
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          USD 159*
          USD 131*
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          Overview
          • Excellent46%
          • Very good20%
          • Average15%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible8%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
          Multilingual Staff
          Business Centre
          Self-Serve Laundry
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          21 - 25 of 118 reviews

          Reviewed 30 December 2014

          I have stayed here twice. Both stays were lengthy. Easy access to San Francisco and Silicon Valley is a huge benefit. The rooms are clean and comfortable for travelers with a small refrigerator, a powerful microwave, a coffee maker and good WiFi access. The management...More

          Thank Daniel B. C
          Reviewed 29 December 2014

          I came upon America's Best Value Inn, in San Carlos when I flew in from a long oversees flight. Mr. and Mrs. Patel are both very warm and friendly. They make you feel very welcome to their safe, clean and quiet facility. Whenever I make...More

          Thank Antonio G
          Response from gandhis, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 5 January 2015

          Thank you very much for being our valued guest at Americas Best Value and taking time to write the review. We are glad that you like our rooms, amenities and location with shops and restaurants near by. We are happy to know that you like...More

          Reviewed 27 December 2014

          This is a very basic motel, that's how they charge and that's what they provide. The rooms are clean and are better than most in that they have a mini fridge, a microwave and coffee maker. The rooms are fairly quiet for the motel being...More

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          Reviewed 20 December 2014

          I have stayed here in the past due to the price, cleanliness, and proximity to my sister. I never expected the Soup Nazi from "Seinfeld"!! Knowing that plastic forks were provided at breakfast I went to the office to request two one evening. After a...More

          1  Thank Christina B
          Response from gandhis, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 25 December 2014

          Thank you for staying with us and we are glad that you like the cleanliness and size of the rooms. We regreat for the issue you faced during your stay. We have checked with the manager and understand that in the middle of the night...More

          Reviewed 17 December 2014

          The husband and wife owners are very nice. The room, 104, was big, had good furniture with no dings, like new bedspreads, flat screen Vizio TV, a 4 burner electric cook top and small sink, fridge, microwave, single serve coffee pot, table with 2 chairs,...More

          Thank Katie M
          Response from gandhis, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 29 December 2014

          Thank you for staying with us and taking time to write the review. We appreciate that you like the big rooms and many amenities we provide like refrigerator, Microwave, in room coffee maker and Jacuzzi tub. We also provide complimentary Wi- Fi and continental breakfast....More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 127 - USD 185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 32
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          • California >
          • San Carlos
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          • Americas Best Value Hotel San Carlos
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          "There is always additional parking in the back of the facility"
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          "Dont waste your time or money."
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          "Don't let them give you the smoking room (101); it smelled like hell, though they only protested a little..."
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          "the upstairs rooms very comfy and quiet"
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