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Featured Hostels in San Mateo

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Minna Hotel
Minna Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 509 Minna Street, San Francisco, CA
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$67
3.1/5 (645 reviews)

Efficient staff, good value, clean linen, quiet room

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Warfield Theater and Golden Gate Theatre. Westfield San Francisco Centre and Powell ...
European Hostel
European Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 761 Minna Street, San Francisco, CA
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$75
2.5/5 (358 reviews)

When I walked into the place it was 5 minutes before the check in so the person who works there told me to go wait in the recipient room I went there it was a scary movie a dude way laying down on the beanbags and stains on the floor and a random dude cooking in the kitchen anyway check in time came ...

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Orpheum Theater, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, and Louise Davies Symphony Hall. ...
Pacific Euro Hotel
Pacific Euro Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 868 Main St, Redwood City, CA
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$81
3.4/5 (657 reviews)

Great value for this clean and pleasant little hotel

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019
Located in Centennial, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Fox Theatre and Woodside Central Shopping Center. Menlo College and Hiller Aviation Museum are also ...
Orange Village Hostel
Orange Village Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 411 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA
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$98
3.7/5 (604 reviews)

Very friendly and helpful staff. Close to transit, easy to lacate and felt very safe at this location.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre, Westfield San Francisco Centre, and Golden Gate Theatre. Warfield ...
Adelaide Hostel
Adelaide Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 5 Isadora Duncan Lane, San Francisco, CA
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$131
3.8/5 (479 reviews)

When you arrive in the hostel they are all friendly and you feel safe and it was my first stay where I feel a bit like home. You have a nice bed in a shared room, but still your privat place. There is a nice place where you can chill, read, play games or chat with other guests. The kitchen is nice, ...

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre, Westfield San Francisco Centre, and Golden Gate Theatre. Warfield ...
USA Hostels San Francisco
USA Hostels San Francisco
2.0 out of 5.0 711 Post Street, San Francisco, CA
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$145
4.2/5 (365 reviews)

I arrived to San Francisco on the 28/9/19, after a two day train trip on the California Zephyr Amtrak #5 service from Chicago ! Although i did not have transport to the hostel , i found it easily , the staff were helpful and polite it is clean and tidy . Your given a swipe card which gets you in ...

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Westfield San Francisco Centre and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. San Francisco ...
HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel
HI San Francisco Downtown Hostel
312 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA
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$105
3.9/5 (11 reviews)

Free water and coffee/tea at the Lobby. Breakfast had also more then other Hostels I have been too.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of SHN Curran Theatre and Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround. Westfield San Francisco ...
Amsterdam Hostel
Amsterdam Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 749 Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA
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$71
3.2/5 (315 reviews)

Very steep hills and no elevator to the upper floors.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Grace Cathedral and SHN Curran Theatre. Westfield San Francisco Centre and Golden ...
Europa Hostel
Europa Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 226 6th Street, San Francisco, CA
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$60
2.4/5 (223 reviews)

The low cost was paramount plus the location close to the Moscone Center. It was under extensive remodeling so it will be much better when all the work is done then when I was there.

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Warfield Theater, Westfield San Francisco Centre, and Moscone Convention Center. ...
HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel
HI Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 16th Street and Highway 1, Montara, CA
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4.5/5 (110 reviews)

Beautiful location. Nice people vibe. Really great value. Wish I could stay with my wife. Very comfy bed despite having to sleep in the same room with 5 other guys.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019
Nestled on the beach, this Montara hostel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Montara State Beach and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Mavericks. Gray Whale Cove State Beach and JV Fitzgerald ...
Hotel San Francisco Elite
Hotel San Francisco Elite
1.5 out of 5.0 116 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA
$55
2.3/5 (6 reviews)

I couldn't get us parking spot because there is too many cars and too many homeless

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is steps from Golden Gate Theatre and Warfield Theater. Westfield San Francisco Centre and Powell and Market Cable ...
Music City Hotel
Music City Hotel
1.5 out of 5.0 1353 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA
Free Cancellation
$119
3.2/5 (302 reviews)

Cool decor and vibe. Staff and everyone staying there laid back and friendly. If you like music it’s fun to listen to bands practice below and check out photos and concert posters in hallways. If you don’t mind the shared bathrooms it’s a deal. Comfortable beds and nice TV and sink in room.

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2019
Located in Downtown San Francisco, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Regency Ballroom and Great American Music Hall. Lombard Street and City Lights ...
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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO

330 N Bayshore Blvd, San Mateo, CA
    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    3.9 out of 5 (1179 reviews)

    Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO$96

    Nov 3 - Nov 4

    Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO$96
    San Mateo SFO Airport Hotel

    San Mateo SFO Airport Hotel

    350 N Bayshore Blvd, San Mateo, CA
      2.5 out of 5.0
       
       
      3.4 out of 5 (1955 reviews)

      San Mateo SFO Airport Hotel$89

      Oct 20 - Oct 21

      San Mateo SFO Airport Hotel$89

      Hostels and More in San Mateo


      You may not find a lot of hostels in San Mateo, but there are 31 accommodations to pick from, giving you a variety of other possibilities. For those who would rather spend less on overnight costs and budget more for exploring, you can score great deals on Expedia. You can check out the festivals and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.


      You may be able to find reasonable rates at these San Mateo accommodations, which get positive reviews from our travelers:

      San Mateo SFO Airport Hotel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar at this hotel.

      Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo/San Francisco - Property features at this motel include free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

      Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO - You can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this hotel.

      Los Prados Hotel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a bar at this hotel.

      Best Western Coyote Point Inn - Property features at this hotel include free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk.


      When Is the Best Time to Visit San Mateo?


      The weather can be a big factor when you want to venture out and explore, so here's some information about the seasons:


      • The hottest months are typically September and August, while January and December are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 65° F and nighttime temperatures average 42° F
      • April-June: 75° F is the daytime average and 46° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 78° F and nighttime averages are around 53° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 76° F during the day and 42° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 20.12 inches in a year

      What Can I Do in San Mateo?


      Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might enjoy these places:

      Top Sights
      • Mavericks
      • Computer History Museum
      • Twin Peaks
      Natural Features
      • Fiesta Meadows Park
      • Bay Meadows Park
      • Paddock Park
      Cultural Attractions
      • Coyote Point Museum
      • Peninsula Museum of Art
      • Burlingame Museum of PEZ Memorabilia

      In general, San Mateo is known for its:

      • Festivals
      • Restaurants
      • Sports
      • Art
      • Shopping
      • Cafés
      • Biking

      How to Get to San Mateo and Around the Area


      You can search for flights to the nearest airport in San Carlos, CA (SQL), located 4 mi (6.4 km) away from the city center. An alternative is San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) away. When you're out and about, you may want to make use of public transit. To see more of the surrounding area, catch a train at San Mateo Hayward Park Station, San Mateo Hillsdale Station, or San Mateo Station.

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