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    Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

    2110 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-1807
    +1 800-467-4600
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    Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

    The pool has water in it but closed, no microwave in room, towels were as rough as a loufah sponge, air conditioner not working because the outlet was hanging out of the wall (but if you play with the trip switch, you can eventually get...More

    Thank Gale K
    Response from HowardJohnsonSanMate, Manager at Howard Johnson Express San MateoResponded 2 October 2017

    Dear Guest : we are really sorry about your bad experience . we apologize . we are working on getting our pool back to service and housekeeping department is taking note of all your comments . thank you for your feedback

    Reviewed 20 September 2017

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    Response from HowardJohnsonSanMate, Manager at Howard Johnson Express San MateoResponded 2 October 2017

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    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    Room was clean, but poorly painted. The caulking was dirty on the bath tub. The shower curtain was far from the tub (at least a foot away) and was not blocking any water. No doors on the closet.

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    Response from HowardJohnsonSanMate, Manager at Howard Johnson Express San MateoResponded 2 September 2017

    Dear guest : thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are reviewing the things you mentioned and and working on it to provide a better service, we apologize . thank you for your feedback

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    Good location(within walking distance to the Elks club) But over priced for the small room. Too much light coming in. The bare floors felt dirty. The pool looked dirty. Breakfast was in a small corner of the office.

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    Thank Leonardo V
    Response from HowardJohnsonSanMate, Manager at Howard Johnson Express San MateoResponded 22 August 2017

    Dear Guest: Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your feedback. we are working with our housekeeping staff to provide a better service. thank you for staying with us

    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    The hotel was OK; it was clean (except the tub) and quiet. There was a bit of traffic and people in the area (teenagers loitering) because of the strip mall next door. They seriously need to upgrade their tv's. Don't expect to be able to...More

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    Response from HowardJohnsonSanMate, Manager at Howard Johnson Express San MateoResponded 22 August 2017

    Dear Guest: we appreciate your feedback and we are taking note of the things you mentioned . thank you for taking the time to write a review

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