NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics.
The La Quinta Inn San Francisco Airport North is one mile north of San Francisco International (SFO), and just two blocks from the South San Francisco Conference Center. From here, enjoy easy access to the many renowned sights and sounds of San Francisco: Union Square, Chinatown, Nor...see moreth Beach, Fisherman's Wharf, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Ghirardelli Square. Pacifica Beach and the 49-mile Scenic Drive are just seven miles west. 3-Com Candlestick Park (49ers), SBC Park (Giants), and the Cow Palace Exhibition Hall are an easy drive away. The area has plenty of great golf courses nearby and shopping at Tanforan Mall.
Awaken mornings at the La Quinta Inn San Francisco Airport North to the aroma of hot waffles drifting to your room from the free Bright Side Breakfast in the lobby. Stay on your workout schedule in our well-equipped fitness center, followed by a plunge in the seasonally heated outdoor pool and Jacuzzi.
Rooms are loaded with useful amenities, such as free high-speed DSL Internet access, and we have 24-hour guest laundry and/or valet service. There is a restaurant and lounge on site, and available room service from three local eateries. Easy access from Highway 101, exit South Airport Boulevard.
Free Shuttle Service to the BART subway and SFO. We are the perfect destination for visitors to the corporate headquarters of Genentech, Inc., Oyster Point Business Park and Marina, Toshiba, Hitachi, AT&T Wireless, and San Francisco State University.
Airport Shuttle Notes: Complimentary shuttle to/from SFO airport and BART from 4am-midnight.
Express Checkout Available
Dry Cleaning Available
NOTE: Free parking available for length of stay to hotel guests. "Stay & Go Package" rate for parking up to 8 days ($20 for each additional day plus tax per night). Not valid with any other discounted rates (AAA, AARP, etc)
Free Bright Side Breakfast®
Hot and cold cereal
Bread and muffins
All-you-can-drink coffee and juice
Additional Breakfast Items:
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Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM
Guest Room Amenities
NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming
Plug-and-Play TV feature makes it simple to connect electronics
Free high-speed Internet access in all rooms!
Premium Cable Channels
Iron with Ironing Board
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"Park and Fly? How about park and walk!"
Reviewed Aug 12, 2014
nanapl | Twain Harte, California
Checking in went well; our room was in the back building (down the road/across the RR tracks)...no problem. Decent room and shuttle pick up in the morning at the "back building". Sounds good....not when we returned on 8/8. The shuttle driver that picked us up at SF airport in the afternoon was so rude! He almost shoved a gentleman off the shuttle while the man was just trying to find out if he was on the correct shuttle. Then we made a stop at some random hotel that wasn't even listed on the shuttle. Some guy got on with no luggage and seemed to know the driver. Driver got off, went in for a few minutes and came back out with no passengers or anything. Kinda sketchy! My sister and I were the only passengers. We arrived at La Quinta and he pulled in the front building/office. I asked him if he would be going around to the back building and he acted very confused and said he'd have to ask. Really? He came back out from the office and informed us that "they" only pick up people from the back in the mornings but don't drop off in the afternoon. WHAT? Since he was making me nervous anyway and I was just happy to get off his shuttle, we got off and walked down the back road and across the RR tracks to our car. Not the best section of town and we also started wondering ...what if it had been dark or raining. Nice service for paying almost $200 for one night and SHUTTLE service! NEVER stay here if you want decent/friendly park and fly service. (at least in the afternoon! The driver in the morning of 8/4 was awesome!)
I stayed at this hotel for the 1st time last week for a total of 5 days/ 4 nights with my husband and 2 of our 3 dogs. The main reason why we stayed here was because I was looking for a hotel that is pet friendly, offers free wifi, free breakfast and free parking. Very rarely are there nice hotels in the Bay Area that offer all of those things. The best thing about La Quinta Hotels is that they are very pet friendly and do not charge a pet fee during your stay.
So with that, I booked our stay at this hotel on their website (don't forget to use your triple A card for an additional 10% discount). When we first checked in last Thursday, we were placed in a room (1 king bed with microwave and mini fridge) that was nice and clean and had no complaints initially. However, our room (#307) was directly across from the produce factory that is in the same lot as this hotel (there is also a 24 hours Denny in the same parking lot as well) and that kept us up from 1 am- 3 or 4 am in the morning. The next day, I asked the front desk for a much quieter room and had no problems with my request and so off we moved ourselves to room #202. This room is off to the side and a little larger than the other room we were in (also a 1 king bed with microwave and mini fridge) and absolutely MUCH quieter than the previous room. Our stay in the new room was very nice and had no complaints.
The front desk staff that helped me upon check in and for my request for a new room (same person) is a manager and she wasn't really friendly or overly helpful. But she provided the minimum service and I was okay with that.
The complementary breakfast was much to be desired. The way the set up is for the breakfast is that there is one small room with all of the food (breakfast is available 6-9 am weekdays and 7-10 am on weekends) and then other rooms for seating areas. If you come after breakfast hours, the room will be closed and you are unable to get anything (but of course you could always go to that Denny's). Anyways, the only protein available for breakfast were hard boiled eggs, yogurt and milk. I kind of wished there were breakfast sausages or something else, especially since we had just stayed at another La Quinta in Paso Robles where they had scrambled eggs, sausage and bacon. Of course the complementary breakfast did have your standard fare or cereal (both hot and cold), make your own waffle station, assorted bread items and so forth. I just didn't like that it was always overly crowded no matter what time we came for breakfast and what day (yep even at 6 am once it was crowded).
After reading reviews on yelp and tripadvisor, I was afraid that parking would be an issue (as that is a common theme in all of these reviews that I read). I asked the manager about this upon check in and she told me that it would be okay for me to park at the Denny's lot. She said I did not have to move my car earlier in the day if I parked there at night. She told me that my car would not get towed... but that just sounded odd to me and I would not risk parking my car in their lot. But anyways, each evening when I came back to this hotel after a fun adventurous day, I was still able to find parking. I didn't even get the last parking spot, there were still some parking spots available in the La Quinta parking lot after 10 pm each evening during the weekdays and weekends I stayed here).
Overall, this hotel is "Average", thus my 3 circle rating. I wouldn't mind staying here again if I was to come back to the Bay area and travel with my 4 legged dogs (yes we are those people that like to travel with our pups). Also just wanted to mention that the wifi was on the slow side, especially during the day when everyone else was probably using it.
When I arrived at around 11pm, plumbing doesn't work, security came in to check the plumbing which of course didn't fixed the problem, maintenance came in the morning. I called in for extra towels the next day, called twice nobody came in I have to get it from the housekeeping girl herself....that night when my family came back from our city tour tired and exhausted with my mother and daughter, our card keys doesn't work so we cant get in the building. I have to go back to the main building to re-program our key card. Now everytime my daughter remembers it, she says that it is a horrible hotel..
Great value for proximity to San Francisco & SFO. I've stayed at this LQ before, and will continue to reserve at this location for family events in the Bay Area.
The only reason I can't give top ratings for location is due to low flying planes from SFO and the noise associated with them; however LQ has little control over this.
I have stayed at this location on many occasions, and always find the staff very friendly and helpful. The rooms have always been clean and in good working order. It is convenient to the BART station in San Bruno or the shuttle to and from the airport. Also close to the Mall in San Bruno should you need supplies. The morning breakfast has a good selection, and they have added more places to sit, as it does get busy in the morning. I will stay here again when I am in the area!
South San Francisco, CA
Local Time: 5:33 PM (Pacific)
Local Temperature: 69.8°F 5-day Forecast
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