Within 30 miles of South San Francisco, CA.
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La Quinta Inn
San Francisco Airport North

20 Airport Blvd
South San Francisco, CA 94080-6515
Phone: 1-650-583-2223
Fax: 1-650-589-6770

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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 more
Amenities & Services
  • Free Bright Side Breakfast™
  • Free Wireless High-Speed Internet Access
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Facilities Available
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Guest Laundry Facilities
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Airport Shuttle Available
  • Airport Shuttle Notes: Complimentary shuttle to/from SFO airport and BART from 4am-midnight.
  • Express Checkout Available
  • Dry Cleaning Available
  • Pets Welcome

    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®
  • Waffles
  • Hot and cold cereal
  • Bread and muffins
  • Fresh fruit
  • All-you-can-drink coffee and juice
Additional Breakfast Items:
  • Bagels
  • Milk

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Hotel Details
  • Floors: 4
  • Rooms: 171
  • Suites: 4
  • 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
  • Coffee Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron with Ironing Board
  • Dataport Phones
  • Voicemail
  • Alarm Clock
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Location
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Rooms
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Service
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Value
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Cleanliness
Most Recent Reviews:
"You can do better than this"
2 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 29, 2014
CarlHonolulu | Honolulu
Although this hotel meets "the basics"...that's about it. It's definitely "long-in-the-tooth" and certainly not worth the $145/night (Expedia) that we paid to stay at this sorry place. Besides looking and feeling old, it's noisy because it's near the freeway, and in a rather crowded, not-very-nice neighborhood with an industrial feel. But worst-of-all is the rather strange and unfortunate position of the second building where we had the misfortune of staying. It's a fairly long walk across a railroad crossing to the main building, and yeah, it looks like a train could be approaching! You may wonder what you're doing here, as we did. We will definitely never see this place again. Spend a little more ($200+) and stay on the water south of the airport (Burlingame). It's a whole different world down there.  
 
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"Dirty pool and spa"
2 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 27, 2014
Valerie B | Lakeport, United States
Pool area, as a whole, very disappointing. Dirt in the bottom and leaves and dirt on the ground. Walls had drips running down. Dirt in the corners of the floors. Over all, very dirty. Girls at the counter were nice.  
 
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"A good, inexpensive, hotel just away form the hustle of San Fran."
4 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 26, 2014
Richard S | Irvine, California
My family and I used this hotel for a trip into San Francisco. Overall, the hotel was in very good condition, having all the accommodations that one would need, including a nice "continental style" breakfast in the mornings, going til 9am on the weekdays and 10am on the weekends. There is a Denny's in the same parking lot as the hotel which makes it nice for a meal at anytime. The normal time for check-in is stated to be at 3pm, however we were very lucky. We decided to drive around 9pm on Saturday and after all the driving and a small hour and a half nap at a rest stop, arrived to the hotel at about 8 am. I went in to let them know that we were in town and that when ever the room was ready, that we were able to come back. The front desk employee took my information, and gave me the key cards for our room and let us know that our room was ready. Much to my delight, we quickly thanked the employee and ran to the room to get a better "nap" time to start our trip into the city. If you reserve online, there is a spot where you can leave notes, as well as a spot to leave your number so that they can text or email you when your room is ready if you are out. The hotel is near the airport, but away enough as not to be right next to it. It is just off the 101 fwy which makes it for a very easy in and out. I would think that the hotel is about 10 minutes away from the city which I love. I can go see the city, but not have to endure the crowd. We were only there over night on Sunday, however when we go back, we will defiantly go back to this hotel. It was the cheapest hotel in that area having including a breakfast meal, and FREE parking, which you pay for mostly as you get closer to the city hotels. HINT: If you are looking at hotels in or close to the downtown area, make sure to ask them about the parking specifically, cause a lot of the hotel sites will mention that parking has a cost but its either small print, hidden or barely mentioned, until you get to the hotel leaving you stuck with having to pay for it. HINT: For those that are traveling on the 101 freeway, there is a rest stop about 45-60 minutes south of San Francisco which is nicely remodeled, since that last time I was there before, having many vending machines with food, drinks, and amenities if you need it. That is where I took a short nap that was very well needed for our late night/early morning trip.  
 
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"Poor Choice"
2 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 25, 2014
Robert H | Laveen
Hotel is a poor choice for the value received. Towels were so thin you could see through them. Noise travelled through walls and windows as if they weren't there. Old, outdated and dirty. Breakfast bar was dismal, few choices and was only open 3 hours per day. Overall, I would keep looking and not stay here. The price paid was way too expensive for the room.  
 
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"Business"
4 of 5 stars Reviewed Jul 20, 2014
Barbara P | South San Francisco, United States
The location was great for the things I had to do. And being able to bring my Yorkie made my trip easy for me. Great location close to airport however far enough away so that the noise did not bother me. When I came back late tired and hungry I was able to get a hot cup of soup next door and returned to my room and enjoyed my room.  
 
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Area Attractions & Landmarks
  • South San Francisco Conference Center, .1 mi.
  • Oyster Point Marina/Park, 1 mi.
  • Cow Palace, 3 mi.
  • Pacifica Beach, 7 mi.
  • The San Francisco 49-mile Scenic Drive, 7 mi.
  • Cable Cars, 8 mi.
  • Alcatraz, 10 mi.
  • Fisherman's Wharf, 10 mi.
  • Golden Gate Bridge, 10 mi.
Area Companies & Businesses
  • AT&T Wireless, 1 mi.
  • Genentech, Inc. (Headquarters), 1 mi.
  • Hitachi, 1 mi.
  • Toshiba, 1 mi.
  • San Francisco State University, 8.4 mi.
  • Amgen, 1.55 mi.
  • Elan, 1.15 mi.
Nearby Sports & Recreation
  • Monster Park (aka Candlestick Park), 2 mi.
  • California Golf and Country Club, 3 mi.
  • Three Golf Courses within 3 miles, 3 mi.
  • Candlestick Park (San Francisco 49ers), 5 mi.
  • AT&T Park (San Francisco Giants), 8 mi.
Nearby Restaurants
  • Blowfish, mi.
  • Bravo Pizza & Pasta, mi.
  • Cecilia's Restaurant & Pizzeria, mi.
  • Full Moon Seafood Restaurant, mi.
  • Kincaid's Fish, Chop & Steak House, mi.
  • Tiffany's Cafe & Bakery, mi.
  • Denny's, 0 mi.
  • Hungry Hunter, .1 mi.
  • Bachanal, .2 mi.
  • Ristorante Buon Gusto, .2 mi.
Entertainment & Shopping
  • Tanforan Mall, 1 mi.
  • Chinatown, 10 mi.
South San Francisco, CA
Local Time: 8:34 AM (Pacific)
Local Temperature: 63.0°F
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