Get an overview of this hotelSuburban hotel with free breakfast and outdoor pool

Location

Located in the heart of San Mateo, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Hillsdale Shopping Center and San Mateo County Event Center. The San Mateo Japanese Garden and Central Park are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

Along with an outdoor pool, this hotel has coffee/tea in a common area and a business center. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a computer station are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 50 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.

Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

Renovations & Closures

The property is undergoing renovations. The following areas are affected:
  • Elevator
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This hotel offers access to a business center. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Event facilities measure 1000 square feet (93 square meters). This Art Deco hotel also offers an outdoor pool, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Computer station 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Total number of rooms - 50 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 93 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1000 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast each morning.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 4 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 15 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 15 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Howard Johnson Express Hotel San Mateo
  • Howard Johnson Express San Mateo
  • Howard Johnson Express Inn - San Mateo Hotel San Mateo
  • Howard Johnson San Mateo
  • San Mateo Howard Johnson
  • Howard Johnson Express San Mateo Hotel

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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