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Hillsdale Inn

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Room & Suite (11)


Property amenities
Free parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf course
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Full view
52Somewhat walkable
Grade: 52 out of 100
28Restaurantswithin 1 km
0Attractionswithin 1 km
477 E Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94403-2899
Getting there
SFO Intl Airport12 km
Metropolitan Oakland Intl Airport21 km
Hillsdale12 min
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Executive Summary: This hotel is desperately in need of a refresh.... and that's putting it kindly. Pros: Large room Secure Wifi Friendly staff Free oatmeal (instant) for breakfast.... Cons: Property is run down. Paper thin walls and ceiling. No air conditioning. A fan and a
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stayed here with the family since we had family living in the area. Wanted to be close to them. Other hotels in the area were at least $150 more. All we needed was a place to sleep and shower. This place did that. Building was old. Looked like families lived in some of the
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The room was clean and had tv, internet, and microwave. I guess there are out of state electricians who stay here on a semi-permanent basis.The staff was friendly and helpful There is also a bar with a pool table, shuffle board and dart board. The bartender, Yvette, was amazing.
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Avoid this place, not safe to stay! There are people living in the motel and it's not very nice! Don't stay here pay a little more and go else where in the area! It's not inviting when you approach the building and there are children's toys around and about the pool area.
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We wanted a low price for a stay the night before a trip out of SFO. Saw reviews that said "ok for one night". No, don't do it. Pay the extra $50 or so to get the next level up. The place is gross. Also it's not super close to the airport, and depending on time of day you could
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Single Room One Bed Smoking
Again not dirt. Caulk, and perhaps the entire tub, needs replacing.
Actually not dirt. Room was clean. The tiles are worn.
Nice large room.
Hotel room amenities
pets friendly
pets friendly !
"I'd probably asked for a second floor room instead of a ground level room for less noise and less disturbance"
"Don't I don't think you can find a good room."
"Find another hotel. Do NOT stay here."
"Stay away from this motel"
"Choose a different hotel, ANY different hotel, or sleep in your car, anything other than taking your unsuspecting family here."
US$111 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesCaliforniaSan Mateo
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