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Best San Mateo Romantic Hotels

Best Western Coyote Point Inn
2.5 out of 5
480 N Bayshore Boulevard, San Mateo, CA
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The price is $89 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (988 reviews)

"While it was surreal to be at a hotel during a pandemic, with all amenities closed, the staff was welcoming, kind, helpful, and understanding. The room was immaculate."…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Best Western Coyote Point Inn
San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport
4 out of 5
1770 S Amphlett Blvd, San Mateo, CA
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The price is $139 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (990 reviews)

"Room service was great. I did not like that the ice machines were purposely put out of order due to COVID19 but room service bringing ice to our room made up for that"…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO
3 out of 5
330 N Bayshore Blvd, San Mateo, CA
The price is $132 per night
3.9/5Good! (998 reviews)
San Mateo

"It was very good"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO
Los Prados Hotel
2.5 out of 5
2940 South Norfolk Street, San Mateo, CA
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3.3/5 (788 reviews)

"I like this place. Everything what I need is in room. Clean quiet room. Very good place"…"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2019

Los Prados Hotel
Stone Villa Inn San Mateo
2.5 out of 5
2175 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA
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The price is $72 per night
3.1/5 (996 reviews)

"The room I was in 211 the door doesn’t close properly had left it a bit for it to shut."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Stone Villa Inn San Mateo
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Romantic Hotels and Accommodations in San Mateo

If you and your partner need some romantic time away, we've got just the thing. Couples choose San Mateo for its major shopping area, sporting events, and top-notch restaurants. If you want to spend some time strolling through captivating scenery with your love, you might make a visit to Fiesta Meadows Park, Bay Meadows Park, or Paddock Park.

Whether you'd like to soak in a spa tub or enjoy a decadent breakfast in bed, you'll have your choice of 8 hotels and other accommodations in San Mateo to make for the perfect retreat.

Our guests enjoy these choices for their romantic atmosphere:

Bridgepointe #B111 -San Mateo -2 - 2 Br apts by RedAwning: This 4-star condo offers a fireplace, a kitchen, and an outdoor pool.

Bridgepointe #H143 - 1 Br apts by RedAwning: 3-star apartment featuring a fireplace, a kitchen, and an outdoor pool.

Los Prados Hotel: With a stay at this hotel, you'll have access to free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia travelers speak highly of its clean rooms and breakfast.

San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport: This 4-star hotel offers a spa tub, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant. Our guests appreciate its comfortable beds and proximity to shopping.

Best Western Coyote Point Inn: Hotel featuring a spa tub, a sauna, and a bar. Customers give positive reviews for its comfortable rooms.

When is the Best Time to Visit San Mateo?

Weather can be a major factor for your holiday, so we've gathered seasonal rainfall and temperature stats to help you pick the best travel dates:

  • Hottest months: September, August, July, and October, with an average temperature of 77°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 43°F
  • Driest months: July, May, October, and April, with an average rainfall of 0.64 inches
  • Rainiest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 3.80 inches

Sightseeing in and Around San Mateo

There's nothing better than seeing a new place with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all that San Mateo has to offer. Couples looking for a little of everything will enjoy San Mateo for its festivals, restaurants, and sporting events. You might consider a visit to Fiesta Meadows Park, Bay Meadows Park, or Paddock Park.

Expedia travelers also like San Mateo for its:
  • Art
  • Shopping
  • Cafés
  • Biking

Getting Around San Mateo

To get to San Mateo, you can fly into San Carlos, CA (SQL), which is the closest major airport, located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city center. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from San Mateo Hayward Park Station, San Mateo Hillsdale Station, or San Mateo Station.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for romantic hotels in San Mateo?
Are you in need of a romantic getaway? Couples choose San Mateo for its major shopping area, sporting events, and top-notch restaurants. You might want to spend some time strolling hand in hand through the natural surroundings with a visit to Los Prados Park, Coyote Point Park, or Bay Meadows Park. Whether you and your partner are looking for some relaxing time away or you’re you’d like to have specific luxurious amenities, you can choose from 8 lodging options in San Mateo for the ideal romantic vacation.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation to San Mateo?
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites San Mateo-San Francisco SFO is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar. Other good options for your romantic getaway include San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport and Stone Villa Inn San Mateo.
What's the seasonal weather like in San Mateo?
The hottest months are usually September and August with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 52°F. Average annual rainfall for San Mateo is 20 inches.
What is there to do in San Mateo?
There’s nothing better than experiencing a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all that San Mateo has to offer. Couples looking for a little of everything will enjoy San Mateo for its festivals, restaurants, and sporting events. A visit to Hillsdale Shopping Center, Los Prados Park, or Coyote Point Park might be just the ticket when you’re checking out the sights.
What's the best way to get around San Mateo?
The closest major airport is San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), located 5.9 mi (9.6 km) from the city center. If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Hayward Park Station, San Mateo Station, or Hillsdale Station.

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