Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

2110 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, California, United States, 94403  show map
 2 stars
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Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The pleasant Howard Johnson Express San Mateo Hotel is a 2-star property with fashionable rooms to stay in a downtown area of San Mateo. Howard Johnson Express San Mateo Hotel was opened in 1900.

The city center is about 30 minutes on foot.

Children\'s Fairyland is 30 km of the property, while Burlingame Museum of Pez Memorabilia is around 4.7 km away.

San Francisco International airport can be reached by car within 20 minutes.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 50 rooms equipped with a mini bar, high-speed internet, a refrigerator, an ergonomic chair and a stereo system. Howard Johnson Express San Mateo Hotel offers rooms with garden view. Bathrooms come with a bathtub, a roll in shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can enjoy meals of Japanese and Indian cuisine at Santa Ramen situated within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

Aside from free parking, a designated smoking area and a vending machine, guests can make use of laundry, car service and ironing service.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with babysitting and cots.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   50.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Children above
0 years or adults
Extra bed USD 15
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

2110 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, California, United States, 94403

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City Center
  • San Mateo
    2.3 km
Airports
  • San Francisco International (SFO)
    10.2 km
  • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
    20.9 km
Train Stations
  • Hayward Park Caltrain
    600 m
  • Hillsdale Caltrain
    1.5 km
Restaurants
  • Heidi Pie Restaurant
    170 m
  • Santa Ramen (cuisine: Japanese)
    230 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    50

Rooms and availability

Premium Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Premium King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, Bed assigned on arrival, 2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Printer
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Roll in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

One Queen Bed - alarm clock, bathtub, ironing facilities, microwave, refrigerator, hair dryer, internet access - wireless (complimentary), desk, toiletries, flat screen television, coffee/tea maker, smoking policy - non-smoking available, heating, Breakfast, satellite/cable TV, telephone, air conditioning

Two-Bedroom Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
Room Description:

2 Bedrooms - 2 Queen Beds + Sofabed - Full Kitchen, Microwave

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King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

The King Non-Smoking room features a Simmons Beauty Rest World Class plush king sized bed and sofa bed.

One-Bedroom King Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Printer
  • Bedding:Double size sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Television
Room Description:

Separate sitting area, refrigerator, microwave, desk, ergonomic chair, 2 TVs, WiFi Make yourself at home in this one-bedroom suite with a king Garden Sleep System bed. Catch up with work at the desk with ergonomic chair. Stay connected with complimentary WiFi. Relax in the separate sitting area and watch the TV from the queen-sized sofa bed. There is a second TV in the bedroom. This suite features a Keurig® coffeemaker, a microwave and refrigerator, perfect for preparing and storing any snacks you might need. Special touches include complimentary remote printing.

Standard Queen Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
Room Description:

1 Queen Bed - Accessible Nonsmoking Standard Studio - Breakfast, Free Wifi, Kitchen

Standard King Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
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  • Dining:Kitchen unit
Room Description:

1 King Bed - Nonsmoking Standard Studio - Breakfast, Free Wifi, Kitchen

Holiday Home
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Description:

Our queen non-smoking rooms offer a cozy and convenient place to unwind after a busy day. Relax on your queen beds or surf the web with high-speed Internet access. Additional amenities, like a microwave, desk and refrigerator, make it easy to make this room your home away from home. Start your day with a delicious and satisfying full breakfast.

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This quadruple room has air conditioning, tea/coffee maker and microwave.

Upgraded Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Local calls
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

UPGRADED 2 DOUBLE BEDS NON-SMOKING ROOM WITH FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST, 32 INCH HDTV AND MICROWAVE

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Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 1 King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This double room has a tea/coffee maker, air conditioning and microwave.

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
Room Description:

1 King Bed Deluxe Nonsmoking - alarm clock, bathtub, ironing facilities, microwave, refrigerator, hair dryer, internet access - wireless (complimentary), desk, toiletries, flat screen television, coffee/tea maker, smoking policy - non-smoking available, heating, Breakfast, telephone, air conditioning

Deluxe King Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
Room Description:

1 King Bed + Sofabed - Accessible Nonsmoking Deluxe Studio - Breakfast, Free Wifi, Kitchen

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Deluxe Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This quadruple room features air conditioning, tea/coffee maker and microwave.

Comfort Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Dining:Dining area
Room Description:

Non Smkg Rm For Comfort Of Our GuestIncludes 2 Double BedsFree Rise And Dine Cont Breakfast

Comfort Home
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Our comfortable mobility accessible king rooms are designed to meet your needs with added amenities including a king bed. With features like a bathtub, these non-smoking roomy accommodations offer all the conveniences of home. Start your day with a delicious and satisfying full breakfast.

Business Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Telephone with data ports
  • Voice mail
  • Visual alert system
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
Room Description:

This hearing accessible standard room features two queen-sized Serta beds, and a standard tub. The room also has a visual alarm, and notification devices for the doorbell or door knock and incoming telephone calls. The ergonomic chair is good for your back and better for work. Enjoy your favorite television show on our 37-inch HDTV. There is also a microwave, refrigerator and coffee/tea maker to help you feel at home. And for conducting business, our rooms ensure your productivity thanks to the spacious work desk, two telephones with dataport and voicemail and complimentary WiFi. Any corresponding photo may not reflect the specific accessible room type or room feature.

Business Home
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Telephone with data ports
  • Voice mail
  • Visual alert system
  • Bathroom:Roll in shower
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
Room Description:

This mobility and hearing accessible standard room features two queen-sized Serta beds, and an accessible tub. The room also has a visual alarm, and notification devices for the doorbell or door knock and incoming telephone calls. Grab bar in tub with attached accessible seating, lowered vanity in bathroom, and lowered closet shelf. The ergonomic chair is good for your back and better for work. Enjoy your favorite television show on our 37-inch HDTV. There is also a microwave, refrigerator and coffee/tea maker to help you feel at home. And for conducting business, our rooms ensure your productivity thanks to the spacious work desk, two telephones with dataport and voicemail and complimentary WiFi. Any corresponding photo may not reflect the specific accessible room type or room feature.

Howard Johnson Express San Mateo Location

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Popular areas

  • City Center2.2 km

Train stations

  • Hayward Park Caltrain500 m
  • Hillsdale Caltrain1.4 km
  • San Mateo Caltrain2.6 km

Convention centers

  • San Mateo Event Center500 m

Amusement

  • Gymboree Play Programs2.2 km
  • B Street Billiards2.4 km

Museums

  • Center For American Musical3.8 km

Parks

  • San Mateo Parks Div400 m
  • San Mateo Park and Recreation400 m

Halls

  • American Legion700 m
  • Peninsula Social Club2.7 km
  • Masonic Temple of San Mateo2.7 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Don's Salon2.4 km
  • University of Phoenix2.5 km
  • College of San Mateo2.8 km
  • San Mateo County Community Clg3.1 km

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • San Mateo Arboretum Society1.7 km

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Schwab Family Foundation1.4 km
  • Schwab Foundation For Learning1.4 km
  • San Mateo County General Hosp2.0 km
  • Parent Effectiveness Training2.1 km

Local attractions

  • Central Park2.1 km
    50 E 5th Ave
  • Burlingame Museum of Pez Memorabilia4.7 km
    214 California Dr
  • Hiller Aviation Museum6.3 km
    601 Skyway Rd
  • The San Mateo Japanese Garden2.1 km
    Fifth Ave.
  • Coyote Point Recreation Area4.9 km
    1961 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo

Restaurants nearby

  • Heidi Pie Restaurant170 m

    Address: 1941 S El Camino Real
    Phone: 650-574-0505

    56% likes this, based on 60 reviews

  • Silver House220 m

    Address: 2224 S El Camino Real
    Phone: 650-571-1298

    76% likes this, based on 11 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese
    Price Range: ZAR 117 - ZAR 176

  • Silver Lake290 m

    Address: 2291 El Camino Real
    Phone: 650-578-1678

    61% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese
    Price Range: ZAR 70 - ZAR 293

  • Santa Ramen230 m

    Address: 1944 El Camino Real
    Phone: (650) 344-5918

    67% likes this, based on 31 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: ZAR 129 - ZAR 188

  • The Dosa Republic270 m

    Address: 2299 S El Camino Real

    66% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: ZAR 352 - ZAR 352

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    50
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  • Brisbane hotels - 15 km
  • South San Francisco hotels - 13 km
  • Burlingame hotels - 4 km

Howard Johnson Express San Mateo Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Howard Johnson Express San Mateo

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 13 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
8.8
Dining
7.7
Service
6.9
Location
8.8
Rooms
7.3

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    Hotel Address:

    2110 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, California, United States, 94403

    Get directions
    City Center
    • San Mateo
      2.3 km
    Airports
    • San Francisco International (SFO)
      10.2 km
    • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
      20.9 km
    Train Stations
    • Hayward Park Caltrain
      600 m
    • Hillsdale Caltrain
      1.5 km
    Restaurants
    • Heidi Pie Restaurant
      170 m
    • Santa Ramen (cuisine: Japanese)
      230 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of rooms:
      50