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Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Mateo - SFO

ExtendedStayUSD 167*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

We have stayed in this hotel several times over the years. We stopped coming in the past because it got way too grungy and run down. Have been here twice this year for work and it's close to our work which is the only plus. The cost is rather exorbitant given we pay corporate rates and they charge an additional...

Thank Kay O
Joplin, Missouri
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

The room was ok, nothing great. I don't think it was real clean. Our room had a strange smell and I ended up getting an air freshener. All rooms were outside entrance which we don't typically like staying at. They did have on site laundry, bring your own soap and fabric softener as its expensive. Laundry is $2 each doe...

Thank Snyderfamily1994
Manager_11525, Manager at Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Mateo - SFO, responded to this review

I appreciate you taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I apologize that you were not pleased with your room during your visit with us; however, I'm glad to know that you were pleased with your stay overall. Your feedback will be useful as we continue to improve our guest experience. Thank you for choosing Extended Stay...

Reviewed 14 June 2016

Horrible hotel not for the business traveler. Worthless internet access (I'm using my phone as a hot spot in my room). Furniture in my room is damaged in multiple places and it looks like a dog has been chewing on the side of the coffee table. Seems more for people and families in long term distressed situations.

3Thank Ian_111
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Just a quick list: apathetic front desk staff Shower curtain was rotten and smelled like an armpit No non plastic cups in the "kitchen" No measuring utensils of any kind in the "kitchen" "Breakfast" was an oatmeal packet or an orange. No gym. A place where hospitality has been completely abandoned.

2Thank Ben K
Katy, Texas
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We were very disappointed in the hotel, especially for the cost. There were no dishes. The place seemed run down. The sheets were very old and scratchy. The breakfast was very meager, bars and an apple, with no decaf coffee.

2Thank KeninAustin
Rancho Cucamonga, California
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I stayed at hotel in late April 2016. Check in was fine. Room had been oversantized and gave me headache. Dog food was on floor from prior guest. It was not fully equipped kitchen I had to call front desk for what I needed and then they delivered. It is not hotel for business people but appeared to be more...

1Thank jraz0
San Jose, California
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Do not waste your money here. I prepaid $1886.27 for 13 nights. When I arrived the place was terrible. There was only one room - bedroom with kitchen, and a separate bathroom. The bed was uncomfortable, sheets uncomfortable, and the mattress cover didn't cover the whole bed. Very little space. Maid service only once a week. I had to move...

Thank CarolineLest
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 May 2016

When all the Silicon Valley hotels were full, I ended up here for a couple of nights at the last minute, still paying $200/nt+ ... The room felt dingy and old... WiFi was completely garbage and unusable. Overall, I felt like I was staying in a $39 roadside motel. The room was dusty and dirty.. I was just so relieved...

1Thank MNDaveC
Apex, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Friendly and helpful staff. They were so helpful that I feel bad I can't write much else good about the hotel. The room furniture, kitchen attachments, bathroom things show a lot of wear and tear and need a major renovation. The room was small with no work desk. The iron pad had some stains on those and they took some...

1Thank tripfan2010
Pensacola, Florida
Reviewed 31 December 2015

I travel a lot to this area on business. I found this to be one of the hotels I liked the least. I typically stay a couple of weeks at a time and I found this hotel a little lacking. The price was pretty reasonable, but the service was unacceptable. The room was clean and smelled Ok. The bed was...

1Thank Manny T

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cash is accepted as a form of payment for those guests paying by a weekly or monthly rate. A valid credit card must be kept on file for incidentals. Cash is not accepted as a method of payment for guests paying the daily rate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Mateo - SFO

Address: 1830 Gateway Dr, San Mateo, CA 94404-2467
Region: United States > California > San Mateo
Price Range: $150 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Mateo - SFO 2.5*
Number of rooms: 136
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Also Known As:
Homestead San Mateo
Homestead Suites San Mateo
San Mateo Homestead Suites
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“2nd floor south side, away from freeway side”
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“Rooms in the front towards San Mateo center are better.”
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