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Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Carlos

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Syracuse, New York
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4 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I booked this property on behalf of multiple colleagues for business. After months of patronizing the hotel, I realized that they overcharged me by over $4000!!!!! I have spent countless hours trying to get my money back and still have not!! On top of that, my colleagues had to pay extra to get working internet, there aren't enough pots and... More 

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Thank mebail01
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6 reviews
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I agree with the Theft by foreign Hands review. They sure take but the quality is cheep and the attitude is poor! The Handicap room was not ADA compliant for starters and not one safety bar in the bathroom or shower. Was a regular room with a doorbell is all. Not even a larger bathroom for someone in a wheelchair.... More 

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Sunnyvale, United States
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Tricky as they come. Once the Asian/Indian managers have your bank card, they will use it like their own piggy bank! WITHOUT YOUR AUTHORIZATION, they will continue to remove large sums from your bank account - until you are out of large sums, then they will go after what is left. I have been forced to cancel my CHASE bank... More 

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Westminster, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

DO NOT STAY HERE. Food crumbs on bed spread, dust all over, toothpaste dribbled down the bathroom cabinet, long hair attached to filthy hairdryer, grease all over kitchen cabinets... filthy. When I complained they moved /"upgraded" me to the King Suite. Far from a King's suite. Similar circumstances, but this time I found dog food on the floor from the... More 

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Loxahatchee, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 August 2016

After reading earlier reviews, I was hesitant to stay at this hotel, but I was presently surprised by both the staff and the room. The room was clean, bed was comfortable, and the staff provided all the necessities for my two week stay. The staff was friendly and helpful and the hotel manager made ever effort to make sure my... More 

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1 Thank AEGOrt
Manager_11525, Manager at Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Carlos, responded to this review

Your experience is very important to us. It is satisfying to know our room conditions and staff beat your expectations. I'm glad you received excellent accommodations and customer service throughout your stay. Thank you again for your review. We look forward to seeing you in the future, should your travels bring you back to our area. More 

San Jose, California
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34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

I stayed overnight because I had an 8 am ultrasound at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation down the street. I chose the hotel mainly for it's location. Marriott and Embassy Suites properties had better decor, bedding, and finishes. It's an old, tired property despite some refurbishment. I hope that long-term guests are paying less than I did for a night!

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New Delhi, India
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41 reviews
19 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

This is a budget hotel in Silicon Valley, It is just off 101 highway, where prices of other properties are over the roof. Most hotels nearby are extremely expensive. The hotel is in an industrial area. Few shopping options like Best Buy, Ross, TJ Maxx are at walking distance. Redwood City downtown with lot of restaurants are also 5 minutes... More 

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Thank Puneet_Khanna
Manager_11525, Manager at Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Carlos, responded to this review

We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Reading that our location near restaurants and shopping is good to hear. It also satisfying that you found our prices affordable. Thank you again for your review. It would be our pleasure for you to repeat your experience with us in the future. More 

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

After reading other reviews, I wonder if anyone understands the type of hotel this is. I had a nice, clean room with a kitchen. The guy at the front desk should probably have a better mastery of the English language, he is extremely difficult to understand, but he does try to be helpful. Everything I needed to know about the... More 

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1 Thank Tracy B
Manager_11525, Manager at Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Carlos, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting a review of our hotel. I'm sorry about the language barrier at the front desk, but glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. I'm proud to know you understand our amenities and how the information was easy to review for you. Thank you again for your kind words. The staff and I would love... More 

phoenix oregon
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63 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Shabby rooms. My bed did not have a bottom sheet and the blanket was stained. We were given one snd had to put it on. Great I have multiple sclerosis so a chore!Elevator stank. Problem is needed to stay close to Ksiser hospital where my husband is scheduled for brain surgery but $256 a night for such an inferior place........... More 

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Thank mcchrystal
ESASanCarlos, General Manager at Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Carlos, responded to this review

Thank you for providing us with details about your stay. The missing bed sheet and the handling of it you described is unacceptable, and I sincerely apologize for your experience. In response to your feedback, I am reinforcing proper procedures with my staff. We continually work to improve our hotel, so I really appreciate you providing us with your feedback.... More 

Snohomish, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The stay was horrendous from beginning to end. We were given no information about the room, or the fact that we had to request all of the items we wanted…. Rooms were not furnished with any sort of conveniences such as cups and glasses. We were put on a smoking/pet floor (3rd) and did not request it or want it.... More 

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Thank ncriswell
ESASanCarlos, General Manager at Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Carlos, responded to this review

I appreciate you taking the time to write a review of your experience with us. I am sorry to hear that the check in process did not provide you with all the information required to make your stay with us more enjoyable. To make sure this doesn't happen again, I am working with my staff to ensure they are more... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Carlos

Address: 3 Circle Star Way, San Carlos, CA 94070
Region: United States > California > San Carlos
Price Range: RM502 - RM845 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Extended Stay America - San Francisco - San Carlos 2.5*
Number of rooms: 116
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“Do not stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles mebail01, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles rogb269, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“/Clean your bank out before they do!”
  • fire trucks outside Extended Stay America/SanCarlos CA because of smoke and fire inside hotel
 of 5 bubbles 568bernadettef, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room that doesn't face towards 101”
 of 5 bubbles JamillaCamel, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“try getting on 3rd floor”
 of 5 bubbles Puneet_Khanna, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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