Bed and Breakfast in San Mateo

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Washington Square Inn
3 out of 5
Stockton Street ,1660, San Francisco, CA
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$142
per night
Mar 3 - Mar 4

Located in North Beach, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Washington Square and Coit Tower. Lombard Street and Pier 39 are also within 15 minutes. ...

4/5Very Good! (244 reviews)

"The room was extremely clean and the bed was comfy. Super quiet at night, we slept well. We’ll definitely stay again !"…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Washington Square Inn
Zaballa House
3 out of 5
324 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA
$99
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Situated in Half Moon Bay, this bed & breakfast is within 1 mi (2 km) of Half Moon Bay State Beach, Francis Beach, and Poplar Beach. Elmar Beach and Venice Beach ...

3.8/5Good! (1,106 reviews)

"Historic building well maintained preserving many original fixtures. A small museum of early years in half moon bay. Good breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Zaballa House
Parker Guest House San Francisco
3.5 out of 5
520 Church Street, San Francisco, CA
$189
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Located in Mission District, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Mission Dolores Park and Castro Street. Painted Ladies and Van Ness Avenue are ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (149 reviews)

"It was nice but I missed the steam room that used to be there and a big hot tub would be nice."…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2019

Parker Guest House San Francisco
Inn San Francisco
2.5 out of 5
943 South Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA
$215
per night
Feb 29 - Mar 1

Located in Mission District, this bed & breakfast is within 2 mi (3 km) of Mission Dolores Park, San Francisco City Hall, and Van Ness Avenue. Castro Street ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (194 reviews)

"Very charming and well run B&B. Room was big and nicely furnished. Breakfast was tasty with a wide variety of options. Very friendly management. Great location near the Mission BART station."…"

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Inn San Francisco
Seal Cove Inn
3.5 out of 5
221 Cypress Ave, Moss Beach, CA
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$275
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Offering direct access to the beach, this Moss Beach bed & breakfast is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from JV Fitzgerald Marine Reserve and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Mavericks ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (192 reviews)

"Hosts are amazing, clean. Beautiful, awesome breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2020

Seal Cove Inn
Monte Cristo Inn
3 out of 5
600 Presidio Avenue, San Francisco, CA
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$165
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Located in Western Addition, this bed & breakfast is within 3 mi (5 km) of Palace of Fine Arts, Walt Disney Family Museum, and De Young Museum. California Academy ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (299 reviews)

"It keeps its original charm and construction, very orginal"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Monte Cristo Inn
Dream catcher
2.5 out of 5
1084 30th St, Emeryville, CA
$50
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Located in West Oakland, this bed & breakfast is within 2 mi (3 km) of Fox Theater, Paramount Theatre, and Oakland City Center. Jack London Square and Oakland ...

3.8/5Good! (5 reviews)
Comfort and clean

"Amazing.comfortable and clean."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Dream catcher
The Chateau Tivoli Bed & Breakfast
3 out of 5
1057 Steiner Street, San Francisco, CA
$129
per night
Mar 3 - Mar 4

Located in Western Addition, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Alamo Square and Painted Ladies. Kaiser Permanente Medical Center and Van Ness ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (149 reviews)

"The history of the Victorian was very interesting. Enjoyed the attention to the appointments."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

The Chateau Tivoli Bed & Breakfast
Mill Rose Inn
4 out of 5
615 Mill Street, Half Moon Bay, CA
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Situated near the beach, this romantic bed & breakfast is within 1 mi (2 km) of Half Moon Bay State Beach, Francis Beach, and Poplar Beach. Elmar Beach and Venice ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (42 reviews)

"We went and stayed at this lovely inn last summer. The rooms are small but comfortable and cozy. The rose garden is sooo beautiful! Terry was super nice and informative; he showed us local attractions and gave us suggestions on travel routes. Highly recommed!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2020

Mill Rose Inn
Noe's Nest Bed and Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
1257 Guerrero St., San Francisco, CA
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$255
per night
Feb 29 - Mar 1

Located in Mission District, this bed & breakfast is within 2 mi (3 km) of Mission Dolores Park, Castro Street, and Van Ness Avenue. Twin Peaks and San Francisco ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (62 reviews)
Noe’s best

"Noe’s Nest was an extraordinary experience. There was lots a fascinating things to look at and the garden in the back was wonderful. We enjoyed the breakfast the owner cooked up for us. Plenty to eat. The bed was a little too stiff for my taste. The place was very clean and the host and staff were ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2019

Noe's Nest Bed and Breakfast
Nantucket Whale Inn
3.5 out of 5
779 Main St., Half Moon Bay, CA
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$185
per night
Mar 2 - Mar 3

Situated in the business district, this bed & breakfast is within 1 mi (2 km) of Poplar Beach and Francis Beach. Half Moon Bay State Beach and Redondo Beach ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)

"Very impressed with this bed and breakfast! The owner, David, is so friendly and cooks a killer breakfast. The rooms are very clean and super cozy. It’s quiet and personable. I will definitely be returning."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2019

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Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
2 out of 5
140 N Bayshore Blvd, San Mateo, CA
$70
per night
Mar 20 - Mar 21
3.3/5 (1,105 reviews)

"I like that i can count on them to get me into my room quickly."…"

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn San Mateo San Francisco
Hillsdale Inn
Hillsdale Inn
2 out of 5
477 E Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo, CA
$76
per night
Mar 14 - Mar 15
2.4/5 (871 reviews)

"Older property but less expensive and suited my need. Easy check in and courteous service. Although outdated it was very clean."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Hillsdale Inn
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO
3 out of 5
330 N Bayshore Blvd, San Mateo, CA
$81
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9
3.9/5Very Good! (1,241 reviews)

"The staff was lovely and the room I stayed in was great. I had a chance to check out the fitness center and it was very underwhelming. It only had 4 machines one of which was broken and the room was very stuffy and dated. My only issue with the room was the door. It had large gaps on the top and ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO
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Why Stay at a B&B in San Mateo?

If you're looking for something a little more offbeat than your standard hotel experience, a bed and breakfast could be the perfect alternative for your vacation. Though you might not find any B&Bs in the heart of the city, there are 588 accommodations and 11 B&Bs in the surrounding area. When you want to venture out to explore San Mateo, consider browsing the exhibits at Coyote Point Museum.

B&Bs Near San Mateo

Every B&B has a unique charm— whether it's a cozy reading space or a beautiful dining room, the quaint details are what make bed and breakfasts a fun place to get away. Below are some well-liked B&Bs in the surrounding area:

Zaballa House: 3 stars, 13 rooms

  • 8.9 mi (14.3 km) from the heart of San Mateo
  • Buffet breakfast
  • Library

Parker Guest House: 3.5 stars, 21 rooms

  • 16.1 mi (25.8 km) from the downtown core
  • Library
  • Fireplace onsite

The Chateau Tivoli Bed & Breakfast: 3 stars, 9 rooms

  • Situated 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from the city center
  • Individually decorated rooms
  • Library

Monte Cristo Inn: 3 stars, 18 rooms

  • 18 mi (28.9 km) from the heart of downtown

Landis Shores Oceanfront Inn: 3.5 stars, 11 rooms

  • Located 9.3 mi (14.9 km) from the city's core
  • In-room jetted tubs
  • In-room fireplace

How to Pack for the Weather in San Mateo

If you're curious about the optimal time to travel to San Mateo, we've gathered some relevant weather info to help you plan your getaway:

  • The hottest months are typically September and August, while January and December are the coldest months
  • Average rainfall is 20.12 inches in a year
  • 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

Things to See and Do in San Mateo

Travelers enjoy San Mateo for its array of dining options and major shopping area. Spend some time exploring Fiesta Meadows Park and Bay Meadows Park if you're hoping to see some of the area's natural features. You might put San Mateo County Event Center and Paddock Park on your list if you want to see more of the area.

San Mateo is also known for its:

  • Festivals
  • Sports
  • Art
  • Cafés
  • Biking

Transportation Options In and Around San Mateo

Fly into San Carlos, CA (SQL), which is located 4 mi (6.4 km) away. Otherwise, look for flights into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which is 6.3 mi (10.1 km) away. If you'd like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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