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Best Western Coyote Point Inn
Best Western Coyote Point Inn
8.6 Excellent
480 N Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.0 km from city centre, San Mateo 
ExcellentBased on 1,217 reviews
8.6

Best Western Coyote Point Inn provides a comfortable setting while in San Mateo. It features a gym, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature, a sauna and meeting rooms.

Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport/San Mateo
Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport/San Mateo
8.4 Excellent
2000 Winward Way, San Mateo, CA, United States
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3.8 km from city centre, San Mateo 
ExcellentBased on 72 reviews
8.4

Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport San Mateo offers 3-star accommodation in San Mateo. It also provides an outdoor pool, an express check-in and check-out feature and a beauty centre.

Hillsdale Inn
Hillsdale Inn
6.5 Good
477 East Hillsdale Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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3.9 km from city centre, San Mateo 
GoodBased on 220 reviews
6.5

Boasting an outdoor pool, Hillsdale Inn is located in San Mateo and provides comfortable accommodation. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo
Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo
8.5 Excellent
2000 Bridgepointe Circle, San Mateo, CA, United States
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3.8 km from city centre, San Mateo 
ExcellentBased on 110 reviews
8.5

Situated in San Mateo, Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo offers 3-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool. It also provides meeting rooms, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature.

Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
7.0 Good
140 North Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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1.6 km from city centre, San Mateo 
GoodBased on 54 reviews
7.0

Situated a short stroll from San Mateo Caltrain Station, the motel provides guests with an ideal base while visiting San Mateo. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

Stone Villa Inn
Stone Villa Inn
7.7 Good
2175 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.4 km from city centre, San Mateo 
GoodBased on 465 reviews
7.7

Less than a 20-minute walk from Hillsdale Caltrain Station, Stone Villa Inn provides guests with an ideal base when in San Mateo. The multiple facilities this charming motel offers include laundry facilities, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature.

Los Prados Hotel
Los Prados Hotel
6.0 Good
2940 South Norfolk Street, San Mateo, CA, United States
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4.1 km from city centre, San Mateo 
GoodBased on 176 reviews
6.0

Los Prados Hotel provides a charming setting when in San Mateo. It is conveniently located for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport
San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport
8.1 Excellent
1770 South Amphlett Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.3 km from city centre, San Mateo 
ExcellentBased on 742 reviews
8.1

San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport provides art deco 3-star accommodation in San Mateo. It also features an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco Sfo, An IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco Sfo, An IHG Hotel
7.8 Good
330 North Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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1.8 km from city centre, San Mateo 
GoodBased on 229 reviews
7.8

Located in San Mateo, Holiday Inn & Suites San Mateo - SFO is within a 10-minute drive of San Francisco International Airport and offers a sauna, a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi. It has a gym, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature, a free shuttle service and meeting rooms.

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Cheapest month:December
Most expensive month:October
Average price in San Mateo:$229/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$96/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Monday
$128 - $314
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$175 - $314
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Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport/San Mateo
Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport/San Mateo
8.4 Excellent
2000 Winward Way, San Mateo, CA, United States
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3.8 km from city centre, San Mateo 

Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport San Mateo offers 3-star accommodation in San Mateo. It also provides an outdoor pool, an express check-in and check-out feature and a beauty centre.

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San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport
San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport
8.1 Excellent
1770 South Amphlett Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.3 km from city centre, San Mateo 

San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport provides art deco 3-star accommodation in San Mateo. It also features an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

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Best Western Coyote Point Inn
Best Western Coyote Point Inn
8.6 Excellent
480 N Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.0 km from city centre, San Mateo 

Best Western Coyote Point Inn provides a comfortable setting while in San Mateo. It features a gym, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature, a sauna and meeting rooms.

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Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo
Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo
8.5 Excellent
2000 Bridgepointe Circle, San Mateo, CA, United States
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3.8 km from city centre, San Mateo 

Situated in San Mateo, Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo offers 3-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool. It also provides meeting rooms, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature.

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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco Sfo, An IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco Sfo, An IHG Hotel
7.8 Good
330 North Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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1.8 km from city centre, San Mateo 

Located in San Mateo, Holiday Inn & Suites San Mateo - SFO is within a 10-minute drive of San Francisco International Airport and offers a sauna, a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi. It has a gym, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature, a free shuttle service and meeting rooms.

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Los Prados Hotel
Los Prados Hotel
6.0 Good
2940 South Norfolk Street, San Mateo, CA, United States
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4.1 km from city centre, San Mateo 

Los Prados Hotel provides a charming setting when in San Mateo. It is conveniently located for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

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Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
7.0 Good
140 North Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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1.6 km from city centre, San Mateo 

Situated a short stroll from San Mateo Caltrain Station, the motel provides guests with an ideal base while visiting San Mateo. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

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Stone Villa Inn
Stone Villa Inn
7.7 Good
2175 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.4 km from city centre, San Mateo 

Less than a 20-minute walk from Hillsdale Caltrain Station, Stone Villa Inn provides guests with an ideal base when in San Mateo. The multiple facilities this charming motel offers include laundry facilities, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature.

Cheapest hotels in San Mateo, California

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Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
7.0 Good
140 North Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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1.6 km from city centre,  

Situated a short stroll from San Mateo Caltrain Station, the motel provides guests with an ideal base while visiting San Mateo. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

$120
Avg. per night
Stone Villa Inn
Stone Villa Inn
7.7 Good
2175 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.4 km from city centre,  

Less than a 20-minute walk from Hillsdale Caltrain Station, Stone Villa Inn provides guests with an ideal base when in San Mateo. The multiple facilities this charming motel offers include laundry facilities, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature.

$146
Avg. per night
Best Western Coyote Point Inn
Best Western Coyote Point Inn
8.6 Excellent
480 N Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.0 km from city centre,  

Best Western Coyote Point Inn provides a comfortable setting while in San Mateo. It features a gym, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature, a sauna and meeting rooms.

$155
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Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo
Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo
8.5 Excellent
2000 Bridgepointe Circle, San Mateo, CA, United States
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3.8 km from city centre,  

Situated in San Mateo, Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo offers 3-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool. It also provides meeting rooms, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature.

$163
Avg. per night
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco Sfo, An IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco Sfo, An IHG Hotel
7.8 Good
330 North Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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1.8 km from city centre,  

Located in San Mateo, Holiday Inn & Suites San Mateo - SFO is within a 10-minute drive of San Francisco International Airport and offers a sauna, a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi. It has a gym, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature, a free shuttle service and meeting rooms.

$163
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San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport
San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport
8.1 Excellent
1770 South Amphlett Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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2.3 km from city centre,  

San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport provides art deco 3-star accommodation in San Mateo. It also features an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

$176
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Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport/San Mateo
Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport/San Mateo
8.4 Excellent
2000 Winward Way, San Mateo, CA, United States
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3.8 km from city centre,  

Residence Inn by Marriott San Francisco Airport San Mateo offers 3-star accommodation in San Mateo. It also provides an outdoor pool, an express check-in and check-out feature and a beauty centre.

$218
Avg. per night
Hillsdale Inn
Hillsdale Inn
6.5 Good
477 East Hillsdale Boulevard, San Mateo, CA, United States
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3.9 km from city centre,  

Boasting an outdoor pool, Hillsdale Inn is located in San Mateo and provides comfortable accommodation. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

$265
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Hotel prices in San Mateo

2 stars or below

$120 - $611

Los Prados Hotel

No. 1 most popular

$611
Avg. per night
Hillsdale Inn

No. 2 most popular

$265
Avg. per night
3 stars

$146 - $218

San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport

No. 2 most popular

$176
Avg. per night
Stone Villa Inn

Best value

$146
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in San Mateo

About San Mateo

Tucked into the renowned Silicon Valley just outside San Francisco, San Mateo carves out its own unique spot within the hi-tech corridor. Diverse shopping districts, leafy parks, excellent museums and colourful gardens offer a pleasant mix of nature and culture.

Things to do

Parks in San Mateo are a perfect antidote for the constant technology buzz, starting with Sugarloaf Nature Area. You can hike several trails to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain for spectacular views of the San Francisco and San Mateo bridge, then head to Sea Point Park for windsurfing and kayaking.

Travelling with the family? Coyote Point Park features the CuriOdyssey science museum and zoo, where kids can engage in science experiments and wander through naturalistic wildlife habitats for golden eagles, rubber boas and dozens of native birds in the aviary. Coyote park also boasts the Magic Mountain Playground with castles and dragons.

You can have traditional afternoon tea in the Japanese Tea Garden, then explore the exotic plants, bamboo grove and koi pond. You can also stroll Filoli Gardens on Canada Road before stopping by the Hiller Aviation Museum for an insider look at a 747 cockpit, original aircraft and flight simulators.

In the evening, indulge in international cuisine at small cafes lining Old Town San Mateo, which range from Latin American to Filipino, Mexican and Southeast Asian. Pick up some tickets for live music and theatrical performances at Fox Theatre or spend an evening with Broadway-style musicals or ballet at San Mateo Performing Arts Center.

Getting around

San Mateo benefits from the San Francisco Bay Area transit services, which include buses, trains, ferries, light rail and cable cars. Rental cars are available at San Francisco International Airport, about 10 kilometres away.

San Mateo travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in San Mateo?

    Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco Sfo, An IHG Hotel, rated with a score of 7.8 from 229 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in San Mateo. Other top stays include San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport, with an average rating of 8.1 from 742 reviewers, and Best Western Coyote Point Inn, with a score of 8.6 from 1,217 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near San Mateo County Event Center?

    San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport is a popular hotel near San Mateo County Event Center that is highly recommended, with a score of 8.1 across 742 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in San Mateo cost?

    Searches in the last 72 hours suggest an average price of around $232/night is normal for a hotel in San Mateo.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in San Mateo?

    Prices for San Mateo hotels have been found for as low as $100/night over the last 3 days.