Hotel Information

Travelers of the Aetheric Ocean!

Clockwork Alchemy 2024 embraces your mode of travel, from across time and the globe, no matter the conveyance!

Should you need the exact coordinates to enter into your navigation system:

San Mateo Marriott
1770 S Amphlett Blvd
San Mateo, California, USA, 94402
Telephone: 1 650 653 6000

The Hotel Link is not yet live. We will post an update for accommodations at the special Con rate can be made! Please read the important notes below for a smooth reservation. All info subject to change.

  1. The Clockwork Alchemy room rate details will be posted soon.
  2. Room nights booked outside the convention block may be subject to regular hotel prices but early inquiries might get the convention rate.
  3. The room code for the Clockwork Alchemy block autofills when you click on the hotel link.
  4. Please contact if you encounter difficulty!

Reserve your Clockwork Alchemy hotel room here.

Location and Directions

Located near the San Francisco International Airport, and accessible by Caltrain, BART, samTrans and all of the various highways and byways of the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area Peninsula, we welcome you to join us and get your gears whirring!

For map, parking, and transportation information, please click here.


San Mateo Marriott offers Clockwork Alchemy Members a special rate of $30 per day during the convention. Attendees staying at the hotel have complimentary parking in the spacious open air lot.

There is limited street parking and parking in neighboring business lots is not recommended by Clockwork Alchemy as you are subject to being towed.


To/From San Francisco Airport (SFO):

Currently there are no shuttles to SFO but this is subject to change.


Weekday train service between San Francisco and San Jose, with commute-hour service to Gilroy. Weekend service is offered from San Francisco to San Jose. The Caltrain Hillsdale station is 1.5 miles from our hotel.

To look at the Caltrain Schedule, ticket fares, location of the Hillsdale Station, Mobile App, and more see the Caltrain website.


The nearest BART Station to the San Mateo Marriott is the Millbrae Station and is 7.0 miles away. To view a map; or see walk time, local transit connections; and get information on schedules and fares; please see the BART Website.


There is a samTrans service stop for the 292 and 251 lines near to the San Mateo Marriott. For more information on how to commute with samTrans, please click here.

ADA Connections

Mobility Scooters can provide extra challenges as not all Paratransit vehicles are equipped to accommodate scooters.

If you are a visitor to San Mateo County who uses ADA paratransit in your home jurisdiction, please have your home agency call 650-508-6241 to arrange “visitor” eligibility for you. Visitors to San Mateo County who are ADA paratransit eligible are entitled to 21 days of visitor eligibility in any 12-month period. 

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Hotel Amenities

There are many amenities available to the guests of the San Mateo Marriott.

  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Business Center
  • Gift shop
  • Pet friendly

Click here to see all the hotel has to offer!


Several options are available on site to Clockwork Alchemy Members. These include:

  • Red Stack Cafe and Market
  • CRAFT/CODE kitchen and Cocktails