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Hotel V

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Rio Vista, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Do not book here!!! The small hotel/motel is right next to the freeway. I tried to cancel my return booking, which is a month away, and there is a $161.00 cancellation fee. Rip off!!!!!!!!!!!! I will never stay here again!

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

Dear Clifford, It seems there has been some miscommunication somewhere along the line. We do not charge a cancellation fee for any changes or cancellations done prior to 48 hours of the reserved night's stay. Like most hotels, after the 48 hr window, we do charge one night's stay as a cancellation fee. If your booking is a month away,...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was happy with this hotel as it was very close to the airport with a free shuttle. I was concerned that it would be noisy as it is near the main highway but it wasnt and I slept well. Would use it again

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

Dear Trish, We are glad to hear that our hotel was able to provide you with a restful night's sleep before your flight. We are happy that our location near the airport and our free shuttle were convenient for your needs and facilitated your travels. Thank you for choosing us at Hotel V and for taking the time to review...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed overnight, was great, Location, comfortable bed, microwave, Refrigerator, nice, will visit again, parking, free wifi, front desk was great, didn't hear much noise from the road since the hotel near the freeway and roadside

Thank Sala S
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Dear Sala, Sounds like you had an excellent visit with all the amenities you required to feel at home! Thank you for sharing your wonderful comments with us and with future visitors. We look forward to welcoming you back and counting you as one of our many repeat customers. Come back soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Enjoyed our 3 night stay. Friendly and helpful employees especially Ravi! Lots of parking. Free coffee in the morning. Nice and clean room with good sized refrigerator and microwave. Would definitely go back!

Thank sbc_2478
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

We appreciate reading that your enjoyed a nice clean room during your three night stay at Hotel V. On behalf of our entire team, it was a pleasure to host you, and we will make sure to share your kind words and praises with Ravi. We aim to make your San Francisco visit as convenient as possible, so we are...

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Place is no thrills, just a building with carparking and rooms. However several dining options available nearby also for breakfast. Check-in and checkout was quick and friendly. Rooms are no thrills but they have the necessities. If you're looking for convenient place to stay near the airport, this place is good.

Thank Hannes R
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Dear Hannes, Your recommendation of our property is greatly appreciated! Thank you for sharing the details of your stay. We are glad that even though our room is a no-frills kind of place, you had all the necessary amenities. We will be sure to keep up the great work we are doing with our expedient service. Next time your travels...

Amherst, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We stayed there for 5 days while visiting relatives in San Francisco. The hotel is very basic - no lobby or restaurant or breakfast. The room is large an very clean. Large TV with HBO, coffee maker, microwave, fridge, and a dining table with two chairs so we could make our own breakfast. Good free WiFi and parking. For the...

Thank zTraveler26
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know how you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel V. We do our best to provide guests with an optimal balance of comfort and affordability. It's wonderful to receive such a good review. We hope that you enjoyed your time with your relatives and that our location made it easy to spend quality time with...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This was formerly the Airport Howard Johnson which was a budget hotel and so-so. Has been nicely updated and still stays as a budget/mid-range facility. Well done update. Great location. Had a problem with the booking through Booking.com (happening more and more frequently) and Manager was very helpful in resolving this. Will definitely stay again.

Thank jumpup67
FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Hotel V, responded to this review

We would like to start by thanking you for recognizing all of the hard work we did to renovate the property and still deliver a quality stay at a great value. It is also nice to know that our location was ideal for your stay. We do apologize for any inconvenience you experienced with your Booking.com reservation, and we are...

South San Francisco
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Great place to stay near SFO, small place so no waiting on lines to check in and Ihop,Dennys and Mcdonalds a block away along with freeway entrances.Overall it's a great place to stay for the price. Staff was nice, friendly and worked with us to accomodate us. Will book again so I'm very happy with Hotel V.

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

Your rave review makes us smile! We take pride in providing efficient and friendly service. It's so nice to hear we were able to accommodate all your needs and will pass your kind words along to our staff. We're so pleased that our convenient location and affordable rates met your expectations as well. You pay us a high compliment by...

Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I was looking for an inexpensive one night motel near SFO. Decided to stay at Motel V and was really impressed. Older basic motel but exceptionally clean and the front office staff were friendly and very very helpful from the time I called for an airport shuttle until I checked out early the following morning. Free WIFI, Clean, close to...

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

We're so pleased to receive your kind and positive feedback! It was our pleasure to make your travels to and from San Francisco run smoothly. Our team agrees, the shuttle is the way to go. We're glad our clean accommodations, WiFi, convenient location and friendly staff met all your expectations. It is the highest compliment we can receive when a...

West New York, New Jersey
Reviewed 17 March 2017

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...

Thank tracykay14
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...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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, 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: €117 - €191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel V 2*
Number of rooms: 53
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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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