Book our hotels in Redwood City, California, a Bay Area suburb south of San Francisco. You'll soon be hiking into the Santa Cruz Mountains and sipping local beer by the beach along Highway 1.
Our hotels in Redwood City are near the old County Courthouse plaza. From here, you can admire the Art-Deco façade of the Fox Theatre across the street. The courthouse is crowned with a glistening stained glass dome and houses the simple San Mateo County History Museum. Behind the courthouse is Lathrop House, a Gothic revival-style home built in 1863. Head into the pine and oak-covered Santa Cruz Mountains to find the Beaux Arts Pulgas Water Temple, where you can picnic on the lawn near the reflecting pool lined with cypress trees. Our Redwood City hotels are just a half hour Caltrain ride from San Francisco. Take a clanking cable car past colorful Victorian houses and glittering skyscrapers lining the hilly streets.
Our hotels in Redwood City are near shops, restaurants and bars along downtown's Broadway Street, near the old County Courthouse. Restaurants here range from Japanese sushi, to Italian pasta and American steak. Or, choose from an infinite variety of world cuisines in restaurants, bistros and cafes in San Francisco. Top off your meal with a glass of Napa or Sonoma Valley wine, for a classic California finish.
Stay in our Holiday Inn Express® hotels in Redwood City to discover the beaches along California's Highway 1. A quick drive over the Santa Cruz Mountains from Redwood City ends in scenic Half Moon Bay. Spend an afternoon at the State Beach then relax oceanside with a microbrew at the Half Moon Bay Brewery Company. Drive north along Highway 1 to Pacifica State Beach, a popular surf break for San Francisco's surfers.