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Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo

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Mill Creek, Washington
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel while attending a conference. Service was great. The Resturant did a nice job of letting me make changes to my meal to fit my diet. The "trolley" to the other hotels and to town was very convenient. All in all it was a great experience!

Thank Mariana M
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for three nights on business. The hotel is close to my office and offered free parking which is extremely rare in the Bay Area. Check-in was very quick and the staff were very helpful. The room is nice, comfortable and clean but needs a little modernization. The Internet was difficult to logon to as it look...

Thank kmalho
buffalo, ny
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Needed a hotel last minute and found this place with a great rate. Check in was quick. Free parking and rooms are really nice. We had a problem with the air conditioner, wasn't working. I called the front desk at 11 pm and a maintenance person was knocking at my door within a few minutes. He fixed the problem right...

Thank mrscichon
Groveland, California
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

If you buy one night of "Park and fly", you can leave your car free for 30 days. This is a great deal! And, you park your own car under the covered roof, take the keys, and no one else drives your car. The Hotel rooms are very nice, especially in the adjoining executive building. We have stayed here many...

Thank Dotty and Dick D
United States
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Great service, friendly staff, on-site bar & restaurant with good food, comfy beds, tons of "little extras" we love from CR hotels. Nowhere near the chaos of thotels closer to SFO and definitely worth driving the extra few minutes for a better night's rest. We completed a 4 day trip in the San Mateo and this was the last hotel...

1Thank BGHTravel_KN
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Good place to stay, clean, indoor swimming pool, night club and close to the San Mateo Events center. However, no free breakfast. They had a buffet breakfast for a fee but we did not try it, because we had to be somewhere early.

Thank Penutlady
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 May 2016

The hotel is in Foster City which is a fantastic quiet suburb of the south of SF. It is about 15ish minutes away from SFO which is great and maybe about 30 from DT SF. The hotel is close to Visa, Oracle and the 92 but traffic around the area during the week is horrid, but to be fair that's...

Thank reinventtravel
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The Crowne Plaza Foster City is conveniently located to SFO and major freeways but is disappointing and poorly managed. The atmosphere feels stale and management does not seem to care that my previous room's air conditioning unit was broken. The front desk staff did not offer to relocate me even after three visits from maintenance workers (who were very polite...

Thank Jared_S_F
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Clean hotel with awesome indoor heated pool! Kids enjoyed the warm water. Breakfast buffet was fresh and tasty! Fresh fruits and pastries.(not included in price of the room). Rooms are also clean. Hotel is a bit noisy due to large parties but if you don't mind crowds it's a fun place to stay!

Thank Sonia P
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Your basic two queen hotel room. It was clean. The staff at check in were very friendly. Pretty lobby. Ventilation was very annoying. We couldn't even crack the window for fresh air, and when we used the ac/fan it was impossible to get a comfortable temp. There also was not a fan in the bathroom so the mirrors would stay...

Thank Rikki F
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo, responded to this review

Dear Rikki F, Thank you for submitting your review of our hotel. I am delighted to hear that you liked the room cleanliness, friendly staff, and pretty lobby. Guest comfort and satisfaction are of the utmost concern to us and our hotel is committed to making every possible effort to provide comfortable, clean and friendly accommodations. I am sorry that...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our beautiful Crowne Plaza Hotel in Foster City is centrally located on the San Francisco Peninsula between Downtown San Francisco, San Jose, and the East Bay. Our property is just 7 miles from San Francisco International Airport and 22 miles from downtown San Francisco. Our unique building design has a beautiful atrium lobby filled with koi ponds, waterfalls, and palm trees that will provide a relaxing setting on your next visit. Some of our features include:* Complimentary Internet access in all guest rooms, lobby, all restaurants, and pool area* Three different varieties of restaurants, room service, and a sports bar* Complimentary SFO airport shuttle* Complimentary parking* Complimentary shuttle leaving at 10:30am daily to The Hillsdale Shopping Mall* Conveniently located next to The BridgePointe Shopping center* 24 hour business center with complimentary use of three computers and a printer* Relax in our indoor heated pool jacuzzi* Use of Fitness center* Executive Club Level rooms include Dell XP desktop computers with DVD drive, flat screen monitors and Continental Breakfast, Monday-Friday.* 16,000 Square feet of flexible meeting space ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo

Address: 1221 Chess Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1173
Region: United States > California > Foster City
Price Range: RM579 - RM1,513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 350
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Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo Hotel Foster City
Crowne Plaza San Francisco
Peninsula Foster City
Foster City Peninsula
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“Anything above 4th floor is considered Executive Suites. Have Gym there if interested”
 of 5 bubbles Midnight_ECL, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a room at the executive suite building including breakfast, its not much higher than regular rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles BrooklyniteLA, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request a room on a high floor to avoid the sounds from the nightclub.”
 of 5 bubbles AtlKev, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Breakfast for a large family can get pricey”
 of 5 bubbles Darshana5, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“higher up might be quieter from the roads outside.”
 of 5 bubbles Alpagot, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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