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San Diego, California
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33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2013

I only stayed in this hotel while waiting for a flight the next day. Easy general transport shuttle from SFO airport. The breakfast was good. The building is a little older but the rooms were quiet and clean. There is a nice little Greek place within easy walking distance that was open late and worked out well for dinner and... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco - Intl Airport, responded to this review

Dear cowsarered, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. It is good to know that our location's proximity to the airport worked good enough for your needs and the breakfast served was at par with your expectations. I appreciate your positive feedback about our property and if there is anything we can do to make your next... More 

Krakow, Poland
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182 reviews
182 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2013

I had a long layover at the airport and I had to book a hotel. I decided to stay here because it was very cheap. The staff were super friendly but the hotel felt very outdated and not modern. The room was OK overall.

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Osaka, Japan
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2013

I admit, when I walked in the lobby, I was a bit skeptical. The lobby was noisy and the staff was polite but not overly helpful with my luggage (until I asked, in their defense). However, once I got to my room, it was beautiful, clean, quiet and serene. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was immaculate. This... More 

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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336 reviews
82 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2013

Stayed here because I got a super low price via Hot Wire. I did not expect much, but the place was excellent value. The room was clean and surprisingly quiet for an airport location. The staff were helpful and cheerful. The only negative was an almost one hour wait for the free shuttle from SFO -- supposed to run ever... More 

Thank Edward B
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 February 2013 via mobile

If you plan on using the shuttle service, try another hotel. They told me it runs every 30 minutes when i called them. I waited over an hour for the first one. In that time, two other holiday inn shuttles came by 4 times for the other locations which were not mine. The faucet in the room barely reaches the... More 

Thank Norman F
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco - Intl Airport, responded to this review

Dear Norman F, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your stay with us. Your comments are highly valuable to us and will assist us in our continuous efforts to maintain and improve the service level we aim for. Please accept our sincere apology for the shortcomings you experienced during your stay and for the inconvenience... More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2013

There are three holiday inns next to sfo not to be confused. This hotel is only good if you want to be close to the airport or going to Burlingame. If you want to be in the city, this is not the spot for you. The hotel was decent, room was comfy and up to holiday inn standards. Found a... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco - Intl Airport, responded to this review

Dear Cursive9, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your comments online. We really like to ensure that our guests are comfortable and are able to benefit from a relaxing break with us and so I was delighted to read that you were happy with your room and especially our location. We constantly strive to exceed our... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Really? I cannot believe this property even exists. They have absolutely no consistent standards. There are plenty of older Holiday Inns out there that make an effort to keep themselves up and nice (i.e. Orlando). Until this time, have stayed at many expresses and full service. This place is no better than a crackhouse. Room 515 sure is not in... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn San Francisco - Intl Airport, responded to this review

Dear John_S_NYC60763, Thank you for posting a review of our property. We appreciate and wish to thank you for the kind words for the staff. On the other hand, please accept our apologies for falling short of your expectations specifically with the condition of the rooms. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to target... More 

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25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2013

It seems that the room I was in was renovated and had a newer set of beds and furniture than I am used to at the Holiday Inn. When I checked into the room, the heater wasn't working and I called the front desk to get it fixed. Within minutes, a technician came up and fixed the heater and it... More 

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2013

I loved the way they were so friendly and accomodating. after leaving a nearby hotel because that hotel was very shabby and rundown, Holiday Inn was able to help me out in no time with a great rate. They were very friendly and always made sure I had what I needed. The room was in great shape as well and... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2013

The Holiday Inn is nice and appealing. The rooms are going to be in need some updating not to far in the future. Wall paper is dated etc. but overall nice rooms, nice big TV, comfortable bed. Take note there is an additional parking fee if you have a vehicle. I think that is typical in this area.

Thank Cathy2241

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn San Francisco International Airport North is located in the birthplace of Biotech and ideally situated for travelers. It is adjacent to the South San Francisco Conference Center, just 1.5 Miles from the San Francisco International Airport, a short distance to DowntownSan Francisco, Less than 30 minutes from Silicon Valley, right off Highway 101, with easy access to Interstate 280 and 380. The hotel features 224 spacious rooms, a brand new lobby with marble floors, fireplace, and all accommodations are thoughtfully appointed with modern amenities such as Overnight Parking at $10.95 including tax, Free High Speed Internet Access,Free Airport Shuttle Service, and 24 Hour Fitness Room. Along with the South San Francisco Conference Center s 16,500 square feet of premium state-of-art Conference Facilities, we offer 6 additional rooms totaling 23,000 sq. Ft. Of Meeting Space. A friendly welcome awaits families and tourists at our hotel. We are located near many tourist attractions such as Fisherman s Wharf, Chinatown, Golden Gate Bridge, Harding Park Golf Course, SBC Park, home of the San Francisco Giants, Monster Park...Go 49ers!, Great America Amusement Park, and the Cow Palace. For business travelers, we are near Genentech, Amgen, Cell Genesys, and United Airlines Western Hub offices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn San Francisco - Intl Airport

Address: 275 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703
Region: United States > California > South San Francisco
Price Range: €101 - €375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn San Francisco - Intl Airport 3*
Number of rooms: 224
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn San Francisco - Intl Airport Hotel South San Francisco
Holiday Inn San Francisco Airport
South San Francisco Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn South San Francisco
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#4 Green Hotel in South San Francisco
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“if possible skip this hotel”
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“Do not order room service food from the Hotel. It was the second worst hamburger I ever ate.”
 of 5 bubbles abrahamb2014, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are noisy due to old construction and multiple nearby highways.”
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“A bit difficult to fine from the airport but a snap to head back to the rental agency for an early drop off.”
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