Crowne Plaza San Mateo Hotel - Foster City

1221 Chess Drive, Foster City, United States, 94404  show map
 4 stars
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Crowne Plaza San Mateo Hotel - Foster City

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Overview

The unique Crowne Plaza San Mateo offers accommodation in a beach area of Foster City. Since 1986, it has been hosting guests in the center of Foster City.

The vicinity of a metro station let you explore Fairyland, Aqua Adventure Waterpark and The San Mateo Japanese Garden with no difficulty. Guests can get to Foster City city center, which is 1 km away.

Placed near bars, restaurants and cafés, the hotel offers a nightclub, an indoor swimming pool and a cocktail lounge for on-site relaxation.

Crowne Plaza San Mateo lies within 15 minutes’ drive to San Francisco International airport.

Rooms

Each of the 350 inviting rooms is fitted with climate control, free Wi-Fi, a microwave, multi-channel TV and an in-room safe as well as a small fridge, coffee/tea makers and an electric kettle. Guests can make use of a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

A delicious breakfast is served every morning. The lounge restaurant serves Japanese dishes. A variety of tea and coffee is offered in the sports bar.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Aside from a baggage storage, free parking and a safe deposit box, guests can make use of laundry, 24-hour reception and room service.

Relax

The on-site activities include lawn tennis and golf.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

The hotel staff speaks English, Spanish, Italian, Czech, Chinese, Polish, Arabic, Tagalog / Filipino.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   350.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Vending machines
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Night club
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • HBO available
  • In-room computer
  • CD player

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

1221 Chess Drive, Foster City, United States, 94404

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City Center
  • Foster City
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Hayward Park Caltrain
    1.9 mi
  • Hillsdale Caltrain
    2.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Crown Plaza Hotel Restaurant(s) (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
  • Tokai Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    350

Rooms and availability

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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Crowne Plaza San Mateo Hotel - Foster City Foster City location
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      Hotel Address:

      1221 Chess Drive, Foster City, United States, 94404

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Foster City
        2700 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Hayward Park Caltrain
        1.9 mi
      • Hillsdale Caltrain
        2.1 mi
      Restaurants
      • Crown Plaza Hotel Restaurant(s) (cuisine: American)
        100 ft
      • Tokai Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar
        100 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        350

      Crowne Plaza San Mateo Location

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      Popular areas

      • City Center - 2300 ft

      Parks

      • Commerce Park - 1700 ft
      • Leo J Ryan Memorial Park - 2700 ft
      • Public Works and Parks Corp Yard - 3000 ft

      Halls

      • Anthony Schools - 2000 ft

      Local Attractions

      • The San Mateo Japanese Garden - 2.5 mi
        Fifth Ave., San Mateo
      • CuriOdyssey - 3.0 mi
        1651 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo
      • Hiller Aviation Museum - 3.7 mi
        601 Skyway Road, San Carlos
      • Central Park - 2.5 mi
        50 East 5th Avenue, San Mateo
      • Coyote Point Recreation Area - 3.1 mi
        1961 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Crown Plaza Hotel Restaurant(s) - 100 ft

        Address: 1221 Chess Drive
        Phone: 650 570 5700

        68% likes this, based on 17 reviews
        Cuisine: American

      • El Torito - 500 ft

        Address: 388 Vintage Park Dr
        Phone: (650) 574-6844

        56% likes this, based on 39 reviews
        Cuisine: Mexican

      • Freebirds World Burrito - 1100 ft

        Address: 1000 Metro Center Boulevard

        Cuisine: Fast Food

      • Tokai Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar - 100 ft

        Address: 1221 Chess Dr
        Phone: 650-341-6888

      • Harry's Hofbrau - 500 ft

        Address: 1297 Chess Dr
        Phone: 650-349-8411

        56% likes this, based on 38 reviews
        Cuisine: American

      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        350
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      Crowne Plaza San Mateo Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Crowne Plaza San Mateo

      Average guest rating

      8.2out of 10
      Excellent
      Based on 16 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Value
      10.0

      Individual guest reviews

      • Group of friends
        8.2

        Good hotel for holiday/business customers. Reasonable choice of restaurants/shops nearby, some of which are within walking distance. Just as described in details with no surprises - good or bad.

        Whilst a good location for us as we were travelling around the San Fran/California area - if you are using as a base to discover San Fran only it's a good 30 min drive away on busy highways and then the parking in San Fran is fairly limited/expensive. The hotel restaurants were expensive for the choice/quality offered.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        This 4-star hotel is really good value for money. Especially if booked around the weekend! It's a great location, if you are winding down after a trip around the Bay Area and want to just relax before your long haul flight.

        The restaurant and cafe/bar are somewhat intertwined. Opening hours of the restaurant weren't clear. If you want to grab a late lunch, the cafe/bar is pretty good.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        Very nice hotel. Impressive lobby. Pleasant, comfortable, clean rooms.

        Noise in hall of our floor on Saturday night due in main part to three separate high-school reunions at the hotel. Probably can avoid this by not booking weekends in September. I don't blame the hotel.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        It was very clean, attractive, convenient to our needs. We had stayed there before several years ago and would recommend it.

      • Single
        2.4

        Next to the shopping center

        Unreliable shuttle service... Waiting line for breakfast... I left some stuff behind in the room and no hotel staff response to help me find it.

      • Group of friends
        7.0

        Very close to the San Francisco International Airport. Big free car park on the territory of the hotel. Free wifi in the rooms of the good quality.

        The location-is quite far from the San Francisco, in rush hour it can take 1-1.5 hours to get to the center.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Crowne Plaza San Mateo Hotel - Foster City Foster City location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      1221 Chess Drive, Foster City, United States, 94404

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Foster City
        2700 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Hayward Park Caltrain
        1.9 mi
      • Hillsdale Caltrain
        2.1 mi
      Restaurants
      • Crown Plaza Hotel Restaurant(s) (cuisine: American)
        100 ft
      • Tokai Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar
        100 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        350