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Best hotels in San Mateo

What's San Mateo like?

If you're looking to discover somewhere new, look no further than San Mateo. Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around San Mateo has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in San Mateo with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our map displays the areas and neighborhoods around all San Mateo hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best San Mateo hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

Where are the best places to stay in San Mateo?

We have San Mateo accommodations with prices starting at USD 8. Choose one of our 1256 deals and get discounts of up to 60%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in San Mateo and the surrounding area:

  • • 3 5-star accommodations from USD 140 per night
  • • 124 4-star accommodations from USD 81 per night
  • • 146 3-star accommodations from USD 44 per night
  • • 8 2-star accommodations from USD 8 per night

Here's our travelers' top place to stay in San Mateo:

Tiriguro Lodge

Mountain B&B
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Outdoor pool • Quiet rooms

How to Get to San Mateo

What are the closest airports to San Mateo?

  • • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), 22.3 mi (36 km) from central San Mateo
  • • San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), 26.7 mi (43 km) from central San Mateo

Things to See and Do in San Mateo

What is there to see near San Mateo:

  • • San Ramon Nonato Church (9.3 mi/15 km from the city center)
  • • Turu Ba Ri Nature & Adventure Park (5.8 mi/9.4 km from the city center)
  • • Palmares Church (9.1 mi/14.7 km from the city center)

When is the best time to visit San Mateo?

  • • Hottest months: April, May, March, June (average 83°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, February, December, November (average 62°F)
  • • Rainiest months: October, September, June, and August (average 11.69 inches of rainfall)