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    Americas Best Value Inn

    1562 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070-5104
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good20%
    • Average15%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible8%
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    “rooms are clean” (10 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

    Very standard accommodation but clean and with all the amenities you'd expect in a hotel room. Overall a good experience for a budget hotel. Parking is limited at the front of the hotel but extra parking is available to the rear. Could do with being...More

    1  Thank Laura E
    Response from gandhis, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 18 September 2015

    Thank you for staying with us and taking time to write the review. We are happy that you like the rooms and amenities . We provide best value for your money and have all amenities that travelers are looking for-Free Wi- Fi, Free parking, All...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2015

    The rooms here are always clean and well stocked. Also, the owners are very friendly people who try to accommodate and assist you with getting a room even when they are booked and busy, by checking which patrons are leaving and which ones are staying....More

    1  Thank Antonio G
    Response from gandhis, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 29 November 2015

    We would like to take the opportunity to thank you for sharing your feedback for other travelers. We appreciate your kind words for our great and personal service for each and every guest. We have been serving travelers from around the world for last 30...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2015

    This is an olde motel but well kept. Rooms are nothing fancy but they are clean, bed was comfortable. there is an Amtrak type of train that flys by often, but the building is well insulated and unless you have exceptional hearing, you probably won't...More

    1  Thank DAN R
    Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

    The owners are terrible! Very racist towards blacks, not enough parking for the rooms. The continental breakfast is cereal and coffee. Not worth the money and the hassle. Bath tub broken, you only get 2 towels per room. The mattress is stained in blood...really not...More

    1  Thank Amyisthebest9901
    Reviewed 12 March 2015

    When I booked my room I requested an upstairs room, When I arrived to check in I was told there were none. When I said I was going to cancel my reservation I was given a room that was upstairs. Amazing that in a split...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Hot Tub
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    • Number of rooms
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    "To minimize road and train noise, request a room in the upper back corner, or one that does not directly face..."
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    "There is always additional parking in the back of the facility"
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