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. 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” to receive the discounted rate. The discounted room rate is $244 Sun- Thurs nights and $174 for Fri and Sat nights. Early booking is strongly recommended, as availability is limited and the deadline for this rate is April 17th. 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.

Hilton Garden Inn

2000 Bridgepointe Circle San Mateo, CA 94404

The Hilton Garden Inn San Mateo is an alternate hotel option, located 6 miles south of the San Francisco International Airport with a complimentary airport shuttle to the hotel. Each guest room has complimentary wireless internet access.

The discounted room rate for Sun – Thurs is $249 and the Fri and Sat night rate is $169 for a King room. The cut-off date for the discounted price is April 27th. To make a reservation by phone, please call 650-522-9000 or 877-782-9444 and reference Maker Faire 2015 or book online at Online Reservations. Parking: The hotel offers complimentary parking.

Sofitel San Francisco Bay

Sofitel San Francisco Bay

223 Twin Dolphin Drive Redwood City, CA 94065

The Sofitel San Francisco 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.

The discounted room rates are $229 on Thurs and $149 Fri – Sun for a superior room. The cut-off date for special pricing is April 29th. For individual reservations, please call 650-598-9000 and reference the Maker Faire 2015 room rate. Parking: Self parking is available for a fee.

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San Mateo Marriott

1770 South Amphlett Blvd San Mateo, CA 94402

The San Mateo Marriott is an alternate hotel option, located 10 minutes from the San Francisco Airport. Each guest room has complimentary high-speed internet access. The discounted room rate is $149 and the cut-off date for discounted pricing is April 23rd. For individual reservations, please call 866-263-1461 and reference the Maker Faire room block or make your reservation online here. This hotel offers hourly airport shuttle service from 5am – 9 pm and offer complimentary parking.


Courtyard Marriott

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 rate is $125 for a King room. The cut-off date for discounted pricing is April 23rd. For individual reservations, please call 650-377-0600 or 888-236-2427 and reference the Maker Faire room block or book online at Online Reservations. The discounted rate is automatically applied on the website. 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