COUNTRY INN & SUITES

251 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070 United States (USA)
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2.5 Star Hotel in San Mateo County
37.51138-122.26548
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4.5/ 5

Based on 249 guest reviews

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  • Comp. Breakfast
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 50 rooms in property
  • 3 floors in property
  • 12 suites in property
  • Check-out: 12:00Noon
  • Group friendly rating of 7.5/10

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Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 488 verified reviews

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87
Excellent

Excellent business hotel. Close to restaurants and bars with nearby parking areas. Fair breakfast prices. Clean rooms. Pleasant entrance area.

“Nice computer room” “Staffs were friendly and helpful”

Great Business Hotel Top 12% in city
Great Economy Hotel Top 12% in city

Good to know

  • Great desserts & fruits

    “Delicious cookies” “Best waffles”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

  • Comfortable beds

    “Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep”

  • Nice building

    “Central lobby” “Nice decor”

Review highlights

Bar

95/100
17 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“Delicious coffees” “Coffe all day” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Breakfast

93/100
190 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Cleanliness

92/100
90 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Vibe

92/100
45 reviews

Awesome vibe. Friendly atmosphere. Modern Hotel. Pleasant entrance area. Stylish Hotel. Good for business people. Fine for a budget trip.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings” “Modern décor”

Amenities

92/100
30 reviews

Great hotel buildings and entrance area.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Courtyard including” “Central lobby”

Location

92/100
86 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great. Close to the train station and the airport.

“Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation” “Right next to the cal train station”

Service

89/100
129 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Comfort

81/100
77 reviews

Great sized rooms, very comfortable with wonderful beds. Terrible A/C and noisy rooms.

“Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep” “Quiet rooms”

Room

81/100
169 reviews

Modern, tidy rooms. Large, well-maintained rooms, and awesome beds. Bad bathrooms and A/C.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

WiFi

78/100
9 reviews

Good internet service.

“Free Wi-fi” “Nice computer room” “Good wifi”

Pool

18/100
11 reviews

Bad pool.

“No heated pool” “No jacuzzi” “No pool”

Good to know

  • Noisy

    “AC unit was so loud”

  • Modern Hotel

    “Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings”

  • Comfortable beds

    “Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep”

  • Great desserts & fruits

    “Delicious cookies” “Best waffles”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
17 reviews

Great location.

“Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation” “Right next to the cal train station”

Breakfast

94/100
41 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Amenities

94/100
8 reviews

Great amenities.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Courtyard including” “Central lobby”

Vibe

93/100
11 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings” “Modern décor”

Cleanliness

92/100
18 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Service

91/100
27 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Value

84/100
17 reviews

Best value for money.

“Great deal for the room” “Great for the price” “Great bargain”

Room

82/100
34 reviews

Large, clean rooms with excellent beds.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

Comfort

81/100
16 reviews

Spacious rooms, comfortable and with great beds, but too noisy.

“Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep” “Quiet rooms”

Food

79/100
8 reviews

Food is great, especially the desserts.

“Included cookies” “Big buffet” “Fresh fruit salad”

Good to know

  • Awesome vibe

    “Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings”

  • Friendly service

    “Staffs were friendly and helpful” “Staff was very friendly”

  • Great location

    “Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation”

  • Fantastic service

    “Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff”

Review highlights

Breakfast

95/100
19 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Cleanliness

93/100
6 reviews

Clean.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Location

92/100
10 reviews

Great location.

“Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation” “Right next to the cal train station”

Service

91/100
15 reviews

Friendly service.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Vibe

89/100
5 reviews

Awesome vibe.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings” “Modern décor”

Value

84/100
7 reviews

Best value for money.

“Great deal for the room” “Great for the price” “Great bargain”

Room

83/100
15 reviews

Great room.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

Comfort

82/100
4 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep” “Quiet rooms”

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

  • Great location

    “Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation”

  • Friendly service

    “Staffs were friendly and helpful” “Staff was very friendly”

  • Clean

    “Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

93/100
7 reviews

Clean hotel facilities.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Breakfast

92/100
15 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Service

90/100
12 reviews

Friendly service.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Location

90/100
9 reviews

Great location.

“Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation” “Right next to the cal train station”

Value

86/100
7 reviews

Best value for money.

“Great deal for the room” “Great for the price” “Great bargain”

Room

83/100
14 reviews

Great room.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

Comfort

82/100
7 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep” “Quiet rooms”

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms

    “Big bowl” “Rooms are big”

  • Rather comfortable

    “Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep”

  • Great room

    “Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready”

Review highlights

Breakfast

94/100
8 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Service

90/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Comfort

84/100
6 reviews

Large, comfortable rooms.

“Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep” “Quiet rooms”

Room

80/100
8 reviews

Spacious rooms.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Review highlights

Breakfast

95/100
13 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Cleanliness

92/100
8 reviews

Clean hotel facilities.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Service

91/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Room

78/100
7 reviews

Great room.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

Good to know

  • Great desserts & fruits

    “Delicious cookies” “Best waffles”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

  • Comfortable beds

    “Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep”

  • Nice building

    “Central lobby” “Nice decor”

Review highlights

Bar

94/100
13 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“Delicious coffees” “Coffe all day” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Cleanliness

92/100
81 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Breakfast

91/100
162 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Vibe

91/100
41 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel. Friendly atmosphere. Pleasant entrance area. Stylish Hotel.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings” “Modern décor”

Amenities

91/100
28 reviews

Great hotel buildings and entrance area.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Courtyard including” “Central lobby”

Location

91/100
75 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great. Close to the train station and the airport.

“Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation” “Right next to the cal train station”

Service

88/100
116 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Room

81/100
149 reviews

Modern, tidy rooms. Large, well-maintained rooms, and awesome beds. Bad bathrooms and A/C.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

WiFi

75/100
7 reviews

Good internet service.

“Free Wi-fi” “Nice computer room” “Good wifi”

Wellness

40/100
5 reviews

Poor wellness & sports facilities.

“Gym was small”

Pool

8/100
9 reviews

Bad pool.

“No heated pool” “No jacuzzi” “No pool”

Good to know

  • Noisy

    “AC unit was so loud”

  • Modern Hotel

    “Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings”

  • Comfortable beds

    “Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Big bowl” “Rooms are big”

Review highlights

Breakfast

94/100
31 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Location

93/100
15 reviews

Great location.

“Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation” “Right next to the cal train station”

Amenities

93/100
7 reviews

Great amenities.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Courtyard including” “Central lobby”

Vibe

93/100
10 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings” “Modern décor”

Cleanliness

92/100
17 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Service

91/100
25 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Value

87/100
14 reviews

Best value for money.

“Great deal for the room” “Great for the price” “Great bargain”

Room

81/100
30 reviews

Large, clean rooms with excellent beds.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

Comfort

81/100
15 reviews

Spacious rooms, comfortable and with great beds, but too noisy.

“Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep” “Quiet rooms”

Food

79/100
6 reviews

Delicious food.

“Included cookies” “Big buffet” “Fresh fruit salad”

Good to know

  • Awesome vibe

    “Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings”

  • Friendly service

    “Staffs were friendly and helpful” “Staff was very friendly”

  • Fantastic service

    “Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff”

  • Great location

    “Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation”

Review highlights

Breakfast

95/100
15 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Cleanliness

93/100
6 reviews

Clean.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Location

92/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation” “Right next to the cal train station”

Service

91/100
14 reviews

Friendly service.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Vibe

89/100
4 reviews

Awesome vibe.

“Also pleased with their new surroundings” “Modern furnishings” “Modern décor”

Value

84/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

“Great deal for the room” “Great for the price” “Great bargain”

Room

82/100
11 reviews

Great room.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

  • Great location

    “Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation”

  • Fantastic service

    “Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff”

  • Friendly service

    “Staffs were friendly and helpful” “Staff was very friendly”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

93/100
7 reviews

Clean hotel facilities.

“Super clean bedding” “Very nice, clean place to stay” “Clean lobby”

Breakfast

92/100
15 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Service

90/100
12 reviews

Friendly service.

“Excellent staff” “Welcoming staff” “Professional staff”

Location

90/100
9 reviews

Great location.

“Food joints within walking distance” “Close to public transportation” “Right next to the cal train station”

Value

86/100
7 reviews

Best value for money.

“Great deal for the room” “Great for the price” “Great bargain”

Room

83/100
14 reviews

Great room.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

Comfort

82/100
7 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“Super clean bedding” “Great night's sleep” “Quiet rooms”

Good to know

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready”

  • Great room

    “Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep”

Review highlights

Breakfast

94/100
6 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Breakfast was delicious” “Feeling with breakfast always ready” “Decent coffee at breakfast”

Room

79/100
5 reviews

Great room.

“Modern furnishings” “Great night's sleep” “Excellent room”

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Customer Reviews of Country Inn & Suites

4.5 out of 5. Based on 249 guest reviews , Very Good

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03:00pm
Check Out: 12:00Noon
Year of Last Renovation: 2012
Floors: 3
Rooms: 50
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 50
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 12
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual - 24hr prior to Arrival Group - 5 to 10 rooms - 3 day advance cancellation Group - 10 to 20 - 1 week advance cancellation Group - more than 20 - 2 week advance cancellation
Nightly Parking: $0.0
Total Taxes: 10.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.30 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 0.30 Per Night (Tourism Tax)
City Tax: 10.00%
Additional Person Fee: 10.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

About Country Inns By Carlson

  • Great lending library where you can borrow books & return them on next the visit
  • Be Our Guest breakfast offering waffles, make-your-own omelete, breakfast burritos, and yogurt parfait
  • Grab and go bar options including hot beverages, fruit, and granola bars
  • Enjoy Free High-Speed Internet Access
  • Fresh cookies in lobby

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