Hotel Information Maker Faire Bay Area 2017


Crowne Plaza Hotel

Crowne Plaza Hotel

1221 Chess Drive Foster City, CA 94404

Crowne Plaza is the official Maker Faire hotel.

The Crown Plaza is located 9 miles away from the San Francisco International Airport and offers free Wi-Fi access and access to a 24-hour business center.

The discounted room rate is $259 Sun – Thurs nights and $189 for Fri and Sat nights. Early booking is strongly recommended, as availability is limited and the deadline for this rate is April 23rd. Make reservations online at Online Reservations. The discounted rate is already loaded into the website (no code needs to be entered). If you prefer to make a reservation by phone, please call 888-233-9527, and make sure to mention the group name “Maker Faire” or Code “MFQ” to receive the discounted rate.

Complimentary shuttle service to and from the San Francisco Airport is provided. The shuttle leaves the hotel every hour on the hour from 6AM to 10PM. Guests arriving at the San Francisco Airport can call the hotel directly at 650-570-5700 for pick up or use the white courtesy phone at the hotel shuttle pick up point (speed dial #12). Parking: The hotel offers complimentary parking.


Pullman San Francisco Bay Hotel

Pullman San Francisco Bay Hotel

223 Twin Dolphin Drive Redwood City, CA 94065

Pullman San Francisco Bay Hotel is an alternate resort-style hotel option, located 11.5 miles from the San Francisco International Airport at Redwood Shores. Each guest room has complimentary high-speed internet access. (Formerly the Sofitel)

The discounted room rates are $259 on Weds and Thurs and $149 Fri – Sun for a superior room. The cut-off date for special pricing is April 26th.

For individual reservations, please call 650-598-9000 and reference the Maker Faire 2017 room block.  Parking: Self parking is available for a fee.


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Courtyard Marriott

550 Shell Boulevard Foster City, CA 94404

The Courtyard Marriott San Mateo is an alternate hotel option, located 7 miles south of the San Francisco International Airport. Each guest room has complimentary high-speed internet access.

The discounted room rates are $159 on Fri and Sat. The cut-off date for discounted pricing is April 13th.

For individual reservations, you can book online here or call 650-377-0600 or 888-236-2427 and reference the Maker Faire 2017 room block.

Parking: The hotel offers complimentary parking.


If you have a problem securing your reservation or the discounted room rate at any of the Maker Faire hotels, please contact hotels@makerfaire.com.