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West New York, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have to say, at first I had some doubts about this little hotel. But although it's not fancy, it's clean, updated, and comfy. You get wifi, microwave, and little refrigerator included. Here's the thing: It's close to the airport and you get a free shuttle to/from hotel/airport. If you are tight on cash and want to do Downtown San...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Dear Tracy, We couldn't be more pleased with your comments! Your feedback captures the essence of our hotel: clean, comfortable and convenient. Your tips will certainly be helpful for future guests! We are proud to offer a shuttle to and from the airport to make your stay here in San Francisco that much easier. We hope you'll join us again...

Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

My mom and I needed a hotel close to the San Francisco International airport for our flight back to the east coast the next day in the early morning of Thursday. I did a Google search and found this hotel along with the other well known hotel chains close to the airport. We were able to make a reservation the...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Dear Jesilu, Thank you for sharing your detailed review of your recent stay. We are pleased to hear you and your mother thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. It was delightful to read that our staff members provided you with friendly and courteous service throughout your stay, starting with the booking process. We will be sure to pass along your...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was great. It was clean and comfortable. Upgraded us to 2 beds, free of charge. Close to the airport, and they had a free shuttle. Front desk attendants were very friendly and helpful. Air conditioning and heat worked wonderfully.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

It was a pleasure hosting you during your recent visit to San Francisco. We are delighted to know that our complimentary airport shuttle helped facilitate your travels by providing you with quick transportation. Our team is dedicated to helping in any way they can and we are glad you felt welcomed and accommodated during your stay. During your next visit...

Rockaway, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Originally booked through booking.com and then found a cheaper rate at hotels.com Unlike other reviews I thought the $10 fee was stated clearly. Booked based on reviews of recent remodels which were apparent and true, but yes the building is a motel style. (the sign "extended stays welcome" did cause us to worry for just a moment as the shuttle...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Your feedback is greatly appreciated and will be used as training opportunities for our staff. Thanks for sharing. It is delightful to hear you were pleased with our renovated, clean rooms and they give you reason to come back in the future. Nonetheless, we apologize for the misinformation you were given in regards to the BART schedule. We agree, our...

Zichron Yaakov, Israel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is the worst I have been to ever. I stayed here 2 awful night and had to pay for 3. The owner was not willing to cancel my stay although I asked to cancel 1 hour after my reservation. the hotel is between 2 main roads: 101 and airport blvd. what make the room noisy to the point...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Thank you for your constructive feedback which will be used to improve for future guests. We apologize for the noise and upsetting people you encountered while staying with us. The safety of our guests is always important to us and the front office is available to help you with anything you need. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused by...

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Very clean and comfortable The only problem I had is that they charge you for parking 10 bucks which is a hustle to me I think if you pay for the hotel room You should not be charged a extra 10 bucks for parking

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Johnnie, Thank you for trusting Hotel V to deliver the comfort and cleanliness you were expecting. We appreciate you taking a moment to share your comments with us. Being located in such a central area, parking is often a luxury. Nonetheless we apologize that you felt it was unjust that we charge a fee for this amenity. We hope this...

Palmdale, Florida
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Very nice hotel...beautiful rooms, plenty of parking, huge TV, comfortable bed, tile and marble bathroom. However, the rate is actually $10 more than is stated due to a sneaky "service charge" that is not included in the advertised rate. Overall still a good value.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Providing the value our guests seek is definitely a priority. Despite the uncommunicated service fee, we are happy to hear you enjoyed our well equipped accommodations and found our rates to be within your budget. Next time you find yourself in San Diego area, we would love to welcome you back.

Reviewed 5 December 2016

These stupid people accused me of smoking in the room and kept my 100 deposit which they said when I checked in I could only Leave ot in cash. I never smoked in the room, didn't even get out to go smoke they are some thieves.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Evee - We are a smoke-free facility, but we sincerely apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your stay. Our policy is in place to ensure the comfort and quality experience for all of our guests. Please feel free to contact us directly, and we will be happy to look into how the misunderstanding occurred and determine how...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a night as leaving for early flight. Its good value but the room was soo noisy thought i was sleeping right on the freeway. Its quite clean but old style refurbishing... Downside was that you will need to pay for parking which wasnt stated on the website.. Meh

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GuestRelationsDept, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your feedback on your recent stay. Our convenient location near the interstate sometimes comes with challenges for the light sleeper. Our leadership team has been looking at some solutions that will soon be introduced to help with the situation. I'm glad you found your room to be clean and at...

Reviewed 21 October 2016

Lied about me smoking in the room and charged an extra 100 dollars. The room was booked through Hotels.com. Once I got to the motel, they take $100.00 deposit which was never credited. I was never notified, never did I get an invoice for this charge. Once I got my credit card statement, I investigated and was told that I...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel V is brought you by Lifestyle Hotels, and offers an elegant retreat in a classic San Francisco Boutique environment. Blending world class hospitality with an inviting atmosphere, we promise you'll be pleased with your stay. Our newly renovated 53-room hotel was designed to cater to business and leisure travelers alike by providing a complimentary 24 hour airport shuttle, complimentary breakfast, in-room coffee, microwave and refrigerator, and complimentary Wifi through out the hotel.Great location and phenomenal service! Close to Downtown, Golden Gate Park, the Convention Center, Fisherman's Wharf, shopping, Alcatraz, and the San Francisco Airport. - Visit us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel V

Address: 222 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6701 (Formerly Howard Johnson Express Inn South San Francisco)
Region: United States > California > South San Francisco
Price Range: €110 - €193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel V 2*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Express Hotel South San Francisco
Howard Johnson Hotel Express
South San Francisco Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson South San Francisco
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