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2 bedroom apartments
Last updated September 29 at 6:48 PM

435 2 Bedroom Apartments for rent in San Mateo, CA

2 bedroom apartments in San Mateo are an excellent choice for roommates, a small family, or anyone who needs more space. Consider the layout and square footage of the 2 bedroom... Read Guide >
Park Place at San Mateo Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$3,044
651 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,627
939 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$4,805
1367 sqft
Great location, close to Highway 101 and I-280. Residents enjoy units with fireplaces, vaulted ceilings and chef-caliber kitchens. Community offers 24-hour gym, clubhouse, game room and sauna.
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West 5th Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
2 Units Available
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$4,041
1170 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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West 5th Apartments grants you access to the innovative and thrilling Downtown San Mateo. Explore the neighborhood's incredible dining and entertainment destinations that are all just moments from your front door. When it comes time to settle in, our homes feature renovated kitchens, hard surface flooring and more. Step out onto the private balconies to admire the breathtaking views of Silicon Valley and beyond. Let West 5th Apartments be your Bay Area getaway in the heart of the highly sought-after San Mateo.
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Creekside Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
6 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,633
600 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,204
850 sqft
Apartments are close to Caltrain and 101 freeway. Building features 24-hour gym, clubhouse, pool and sauna. Units have in-unit laundry, bathtub, dishwasher and hardwood floors. Pets are welcome for an additional fee.
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Metropolitan Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
11 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$3,612
838 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$4,211
1122 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Steps from some of downtown San Mateo's finest shops and restaurants. Award-winning apartment community with a lap pool, steam room, clubhouse and movie theater. Gated underground parking available. Smoke-free units with fireplace, in-unit laundry.
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Bridgepointe Apartment Homes Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$3,286
833 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,824
1125 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$5,159
1425 sqft
One-, two- and three-bed apartments with views of the San Francisco skyline. Modern kitchens with appliances, big windows, child playground, spa, pool, electric vehicle charging station, on-site management.
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Azara Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
5 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$4,120
773 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$4,944
1105 sqft
Experience a complete departure from the usual.
MONTEREY GARDEN APARTMENTS Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$3,660
1187 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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The Monterey is a historic landmark building located within the heart of San Mateo’s serene and exclusive Baywood District. A few blocks from beautiful downtown San Mateo which offers shopping, bistros, grocery stores, fine dining, 12 screen cinema, Equinox, 24-Hour Fitness, new public library, Central Park, and lots of entertainment. The Monterey offers pet-friendly 1, 2, and 3-bedroom apartment homes, many with views of the bay or hills. Conveniently located just 2 blocks west of El Camino and downtown Third Avenue, a short distance to CalTrain, as well as minutes to the 101 and 280 Freeways.
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Mode Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
9 Units Available
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$3,288
764 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,985
1080 sqft
Easy access to freeways and commuting. On-site courtyards, grill area, dog park and clubhouse. Fitness center and yoga room available. Spacious interiors with various upgrades, including gourmet kitchens.
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Ryan Tower Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
13 Units Available
Studio
$2,555
450 sqft
1 Bedroom
$3,155
700 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,198
840 sqft
Ryan Tower is a newly renovated downtown San Mateo luxury high rise. This landmark building is located within the heart of San Mateo’s serene and exclusive Baywood District. Just two blocks from beautiful downtown, San Mateo offers shopping, bistros, grocery stores, fine dining, a 12 screen cinema, 24 Hour Fitness, Equinox, a new public library, Central Park, and lots of entertainment. Ryan Tower is a dramatic high rise with pet-friendly studios and 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartment homes, most with dramatic views of the bay or hills. Conveniently located just 2 blocks west of El Camino on Third Avenue, a short distance to Caltrain, as well as minutes to the 101 and 280 Freeways.
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Park Royal Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
7 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,868
600 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,628
798 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Located in a desirable mid-Peninsula location, Park Royal is close to everything that makes the Bay Area such a great place to live. We are convenient to both downtown San Mateo and Burlingame where you will find great dining at local favorites such as Flights, Pizzeria Delfina, Plant Caf, Sushi Sams and Stacks. Spend a day shopping along Burlingame Avenue, or head indoors at Hillsdale Shopping Center. Stock up on seasonal local produce at the San Mateo Farmers Market, Burlingames Fresh Market, or stop by Mollie Stones. We are close to Samtrans bus service and Caltrain and quickly accessible to Highway 92, 101 and 280. Our spacious, newly renovated one and two bedroom apartments have kitchens and baths with modern finishes, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, designer cabinetry and lighting as well as generous walk-in closets, in-home washers and dryers and complimentary Wi-Fi service inside your home. Enjoy abundant community amenities; including a 24-hour fitness center, relaxing spa, barbeque and lounge area. We offer bike storage as well as assigned and covered parking and are a pet-friendly community.
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CitySouth Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
14 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,624
563 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,227
886 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$4,901
1224 sqft
Colorful, three-story aluminum, steel, stucco, and glass cube-like structures snake across a landscape dotted with delightful outdoor living spaces perfect for an early evening hang or late-night swim. A design-centric enclave, these luxury apartments in San Mateo feature the full range of top-shelf amenities. Granite countertops, wood plank flooring, and spacious closets can all be yours at CitySouth. Just a short 25-minute drive from SFO, CitySouth is the perfect jumping off point for San Mateo, Redwood City, Foster City, Santa Clara and the rest of Silicon Valley. Inside and out, CitySouth was designed to incite the senses. Find the perfect apartment at CitySouth - now complete with the Smart Home package!
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888 San Mateo Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
11 Units Available
Studio
$2,895
634 sqft
1 Bedroom
$3,195
777 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,295
1036 sqft
Located on the San Mateo border, this recently upgraded green community has a yoga center, a well-equipped business center and a fitness center for residents. Carpeted apartments feature granite counters and hardwood floors.
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1951 O'Farrell ST 206 Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$3,400
1143 sqft
Come to see your future home. This apartment is located in the beautiful Cortebella complex.The unit has one good sized bedroom with mirrored closet, and one master bedroom with a walking closet and bathroom. All appliances are included. Washer and dryer inside the unit. Balcony/patio offers a great view of the inner court. Two parking spaces are assigned in an underground garage. The unit comes partially furnished. The complex is a secured building and has a pool, jacuzzi, gym and a community room for your convenience. Prime neighborhood, minutes away from Downtown San Mateo, Hillsdale Shopping Center, schools, restaurants, and easy access to freeway and public transportation. No smoking of any kind. No pets. Tenant pays utilities. Deposit same as first month of rent. Six months or one-year lease.
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406 Edgewood Road Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$5,500
530 Carmel Circle Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$7,500
Lovely 2 Bed 2.5 Bath Home - Incredible Parrot Park Location! - 530 Carmel Circle San Mateo, CA 94402 Rare rental opportunity nestled in San Mateo's coveted Carmel Circle. This gorgeous home features 2 Large bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, located on a cul-de -sac in prime location of Parrot Park. Living room with fireplace, large separate dining room, eat in kitchen, family room. French doors to back yard and deck. Huge primary bedroom with french doors to deck. Laundry room with new washer and dryer. Attached 2 car garage. Lots of storage. New exterior and interior paint. New carpet in bedrooms AVAILABLE: Immediately FEATURES: -Spacious Layout -Living Room w/ Fireplace -Large Dining Room -Eat in Kitchen -Large family room -Huge Master Suite w/ French doors to deck -2 Bedrooms -2.5 Bathrooms -Hardwood floors -French doors lead to Private backyard and deck -Private 2 Car Garage LOCATION: -Great location in Parrot Park San Mateo -Baywood school district -Close to downtown San Mateo -Property is located for your commute. Easy access to Highways 92 280 & 101. LEASE TERMS: -1-year min. lease term -No pets. No smoking -Rent: $7,500 -Security Deposit: $6,000 Contact Exclusive Agent for Inquiries or to Schedule a Showing: The Scafine Group Devyn Jackson 650-444-9000 devyn@thescafinegroup.com DRE #02052124 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7707390)
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3715 Donner Street Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$3,850
1100 sqft
Lovely remodeled 2 bedroom home in San Mateo - This two bedroom, 2 bath home is very spacious and has wood flooring throughout and lovely natural light. Fireplace in living room is wood burning and makes the house cozy. Bonus room off of the kitchen makes a great office space or play room. Front and backyard are drought tolerant and need little care or water consumption. Storage shed in the backyard as well as 1 car attached garage. Washer/dryer in garage. Owner will allow for 1 small dog under 40lb or 1 cat, no smoking, 1 year lease. (RLNE7706049)
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930 S B St Photo Gallery 1
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1 Unit Available
2 Bedrooms
$3,595
1475 sqft
2BD/ 1.5 BA -- Duplex near Downtown San Mateo- Garage + Private Yard - PETS ALLOWED - 930 S B St San Mateo, CA 94401 Single unit available in the Duplex with parking, washer/ dryer and private backyard -2 Bedroom -1.5 Bathroom -Dining area in kitchen -Hardwood floors -Large (separate) living room with wood burning fireplace -Kitchen with gas range -GREAT location- near the intersection of 9th Ave and S B St, steps away from downtown San Mateo -Easy commuter access to 92 and 101 -One covered/ garage parking space (with adtl storage) and corresponding driveway space -Washer and dryer available in the unit lower level -1-year min. lease term -Rent: $3,595 / month -Security Deposit: $2,000 Pets allowed! OPEN HOUSE: TBD Exclusive Agent: SC Properties #01383173 (RLNE7698393)
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3224 Palos Verdes Ct 304 Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$2,975
PRIME AREA, REMODELED, DECK, PRIVATE, CORNER UNIT - Property Id: 960272 Nestled in a very desirable area in the hills of San Mateo (Laurelwood) off Highway 92 on a quiet cul-de-sac, within a short distance to the Laurelwood and Crystal Springs Shopping Centers, you will find this well-maintained remodeled, 3 story, 17 unit, pride of ownership building in a park-like setting. It is centrally located between San Francisco and San Jose. This remodeled top (3rd) floor end unit offers the following features: -New hardwood floors -New LED lighting -Separate entry - Deck w/a beautiful hillside scenic view -3 large closets -Remodeled bathroom -Kitchen appliances including new kitchen faucet, new dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator with disposal, new countertops -Updated furnace -Central heating Other amenities include: -Carport parking w/storage -Cable hook-up, Internet access/Direct TV/Dish Satellite -Electric vehicle charging stations one block away -Close to 92/101 and 280 freeways -Great mountain bike/hiking trails close by Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/3224-palos-verdes-ct-san-mateo-ca-unit-304/960272 Property Id 960272 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7639002)
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822 N Idaho St Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$3,650
Charming 2bd 1 bath, duplex-home nestled between Mediterranean homes on quite established street. Formal yet open-concept. Living room features a wood burning fire place. Dining room leads to updated kitchen. Bedrooms are large, each with walk-in closets. New remodeled bath. Plenty of storage with 3 extra closets. Wash and Dryer included. Attached 1 car garage and 2 car tandem driveway. This is the front duplex street view, separate entrance to each unit, only one shared common wall. Very quiet neighbors. Cal Train station Burlingame 5 minute drive. SFO Airport, Bart Millbrae 10 minutes. Bike to Marina and Bay Trail. On border of San Mateo and Burlingame. Move-in Rent $3650, Security deposit $4000, application and credit report score. Pet with fee. Reply with rental details, and move in dates. Available 8/25/22 Contact Patrick Sullivan 650-274-8284 (RLNE6569840)
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414 N San Mateo Dr Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$2,995
1405 sqft
2BD/ 1BA -- Remodeled Duplex- Spacious apartment near downtown San Mateo- Includes garage and washer/dryer - 414 N San Mateo Drive San Mateo, CA 94401 Single unit available in the Duplex with parking and washer/ dryer  -2 Bedroom -1 Bathroom -Dining area in kitchen -Large (separate) living room with wood burning fireplace  -Stainless steel stove, dishwasher and refrigerator  -Recently remodeled kitchen with new cabinets and quartz countertops -Recently remodeled bathroom -Great location- near the intersection of San Mateo Drive and E Poplar Ave -Easy access to Highway 101 -One covered/ garage parking space (with adtl storage) and corresponding driveway space  -Washer and dryer available in the unit garage -1-year min. lease term -No pets -Rent: $2,995 / month -Security Deposit: $2,000  -Water and Gardner included  Exclusive Agent: SC Properties Andrew Guglielmi (RLNE6032664)
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3224 Palos Verdes Court Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$2,975
BONUS: FIRST MONTH FREE Nestled in a very desirable area in the hills of San Mateo (Laurelwood) off Highway 92 on a quiet cul-de-sac, within a short distance to the Laurelwood Shopping Center and Crystal Springs Shopping Center, you will find this well-maintained remodeled, 3 story, 17 unit, pride of ownership building in a park-like setting. It is centrally located between San Francisco and San Jose. This remodeled top (3rd) floor end unit offers the following features: -New hardwood floors throughout -New LED lighting throughout -Separate entry - Deck w/a beautiful hillside scenic view -3 large closets -New remodeled bathroom -Kitchen appliances including new kitchen faucet, new sink, new dishwasher, microwave and refrigerator with garbage disposal and new tile stone countertops -Updated furnace -Central heating Other amenities include: -Carport parking with storage -Laundry facilities on premises -Water/garbage paid -Cable hook-up, Internet access/Direct TV/Dish Satellite -Electric vehicle charging stations one block away -Close to 92/101 and 280 freeways -Great mountain bike/hiking trails close by No pets or smokers 1 year lease Security deposit $2600
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934 Peninsula Ave. #415 Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$3,400
1200 sqft
Top floor Woodlake 2 bedroom, 2 bath - This home offers a serene garden patio view from its sunny, top floor balcony. The 2C floor plan is by far the largest of the 2 bedrooms at Woodlake, and the only one with 2 baths - 1200 square feet with terrific closet space throughout!. Remodeled kitchen with granite countertops, huge pantry, elegant living space with dining room and living room wrapped around the balcony. 2 full bedrooms and bathrooms - one master suite setup with walk in closet. Water and garbage are included, owner will allow for 1 dog under 25lbs or one cat with higher deposit. Amazing amenities at Woodlake include: pools, tennis courts, saunas, gym, lovely grounds, e-vehicle charging area, and more. (RLNE7589298)
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Schooner Bay Apartment Homes Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$2,975
712 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,356
963 sqft
Prime location close to the Belmont and Hillside Caltrain stops as well as Highways 101 and 92. Homes are well-appointed and feature private garages and in-home washer/dryer. Green community!
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Lantern Cove Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
12 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$2,763
730 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$3,183
1026 sqft
Scenic apartment community in the San Mateo School District. Each apartment has its own private entrance and patio or deck. Select homes offer lake and fountain views. Residents enjoy living near biking and walking trails.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much would I have to pay for a two-bedroom apartment in San Mateo?

The average rent for a two-bedroom apartment in San Mateo is $3,916.

What is the typical rent for a one-bedroom apartment in San Mateo?

The average rent for a one-bedroom apartment in San Mateo is $3,180.

How expensive are studio apartments in San Mateo?

The average rent for a studio apartment in San Mateo is $3,030.
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What to keep in mind when looking for 2 bedroom apartments in San Mateo, CA

2 bedroom apartments in San Mateo are an excellent choice for roommates, a small family, or anyone who needs more space. Consider the layout and square footage of the 2 bedroom apartments you tour to determine what works best for your needs.

Look for 2 bedroom apartments in San Mateo near public transportation or ample parking, green space, dining, and entertainment. Whatever your lifestyle, make sure the 2 bedroom apartments on your search align with the amenities that enhance your quality of life.

You may be able to score a deal on 2 bedroom apartments in San Mateo that offer a less desirable layout. One bedroom may serve as the master with its own bathroom, with the other being smaller and with a shared common bathroom.

Outdoor space is also a factor when looking for 2 bedroom apartments. Ask about shared rooftop terraces, private balconies, and garden space to enjoy some fresh air and sunny days.