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Matawan New Jersey Hotels & Motels

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The Matawan center is around 6 miles southwest of Keansburg Amusement Park and 6 miles south of Tottenville.

Matawan is a borough located in Monmouth County, New Jersey. This borough has over 8,800 residents and sits in the eastern-central part of the state. It is also part of the Bayshore Regional Strategic Plan, which includes nine other municipalities in the county. This strategic plan's purpose was to reinvigorate the economy of the area by emphasizing downtown areas, maritime history, the natural beauty of living along a coastline, and residential neighborhoods. The borough sits on the Raritan Bayshore coastline, which is a sub-region of the Jersey Shore. More from this guide...

Matawan Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

Best Western Hazlet Inn in Hazlet
+1-888-389-4121
3215 Highway 35, Hazlet, NJ 07730-1539 ~2.83 miles east of Matawan
  • 2-star Highway property
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$69
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Holiday Inn Hazlet in Hazlet
+1-888-675-2083
2870 Highway 35, Hazlet, NJ 07730 ~2.92 miles east of Matawan
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • Check in time: 04:00 PM
  • AC needs updating
  • Fantastic service
Knights Inn South Amboy - South Amboy
+1-800-716-8490
7089 Rt 35 South, South Amboy, NJ 08879 ~5.11 miles north of Matawan
  • Economical Highway property
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Almost all guests said rooms were dirty
  • Generally quite dirty
SureStay Hotel by Best Western East Brunswick
+1-800-805-5223
764 Route 18, East Brunswick, NJ 08816-4907 ~7.44 miles west of Matawan
  • Low priced Highway hotel
  • Hotel has 104 rooms
  • Breakfast was inedible
  • Every guests reviewed thought they were poorly maintained
Quality Inn Middletown Red Bank in Middletown
+1-888-965-1860
750 State Route 35, Middletown, NJ 07748 ~7.55 miles east of Matawan
  • 3 star Suburban property
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
Motel 6 East Brunswick in East Brunswick
+1-888-788-5576
10 Edgeboro Rd. I 95 at Sr 18 Exit #9, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 ~8.07 miles west of Matawan
  • Economy property
  • 2 floors in property
Comfort Suites East Brunswick - East Brunswick
+1-888-897-9207
555 Old Bridge Turnpike, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 ~8.94 miles west of Matawan
  • 3-star Convention Center hotel
  • Gym is available on property
  • Good continental breakfast
  • Wifi didn't work
From$80
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Courtyard Lincroft Red Bank
+1-888-311-4278
245 Half Mile Rd., Red Bank, NJ 07701 ~9.01 miles southeast of Matawan
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Nice clean motel
  • Impressive bathroom
Colts Neck Inn Hotel
+1-888-469-4795
#6 Route 537 West, Colts Neck, NJ 07722 ~9.16 miles south of Matawan
  • 3-star Rural property
  • 48 rooms in hotel
  • Hard to get to 2nd floor
  • Friendly service
Palace Hotel - Fords
+1-888-734-9421
1050 King Georges Post Rd., Fords, NJ 08863 ~9.16 miles northwest of Matawan
  • Economical Convention Center property
  • Comp. Breakfast
Hampton Inn Woodbridge
+1-888-841-5292
370 Route 9 North, Woodbridge, NJ 07095 ~9.21 miles north of Matawan
  • Mid-scale Highway hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • Most guests found problems with the furniture
  • Room is all right
Sheraton Edison
+1-888-455-5160
125 Raritan Center Pkwy., Edison, NJ 08837 ~9.24 miles northwest of Matawan
  • High-end Suburban property
  • Hotel has 12 floors
Extended Stay America
+1-888-965-8297
329 Newman Springs Rd., Red Bank, NJ 07701 ~9.28 miles southeast of Matawan
  • Economical hotel
  • Check in time: 15:00
  • Free onsite parking
  • Most guests found problems with the furniture
From$65
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Extended Stay America Edison Nj
+1-888-906-6358
1 Fieldcrest Ave., Edison, NJ 08837 ~9.28 miles northwest of Matawan
  • Cheap Suburban property
  • Check-in time: 3PM
Hilton Garden Inn Edison / Raritan Center
+1-888-749-6785
50 Raritan Center Pkwy., Edison, NJ 08837 ~9.30 miles northwest of Matawan
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 132 rooms
  • Most guests thought it was clean
  • Most guests said the beds were comfortable
The E Hotel : 3050 Woodbridge Ave.
+1-888-878-9982
3050 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ 08837 ~9.31 miles northwest of Matawan
  • Mid-scale Convention Center property
  • Check-in time: 03.00 PM
Extended Stay America : 1 Hoover Way
+1-888-389-4485
1 Hoover Way, Woodbridge, NJ 07095 ~9.38 miles north of Matawan
  • Economy Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
  • Friendly service
The Oyster Point Hotel : 146 Bodman Place
+1-888-389-4121
146 Bodman Place, Red Bank, NJ 07701 ~9.43 miles east of Matawan
  • Midscale Riverfront hotel
  • Hotel has 56 rooms
From$131
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Studio 6 E Brunswick Nj #6020
+1-888-675-2083
246 Route 28, East Brunswick, NEW JERSEY 08816 ~9.48 miles west of Matawan
  • Economy property
Motel 6 East Brnswik Ny City Nj #1083 - East Brunswick
+1-800-716-8490
244 State Route 18, East Brunswick, NEW JERSEY 08816 ~9.50 miles west of Matawan
  • Economy property
Studio 6 East Brunswick (Nyc Area)
+1-800-805-5223
246 Sr 18, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 ~9.54 miles west of Matawan
  • Inexpensive Highway property
  • 124 rooms in hotel
  • Modern Hotel
  • Clean rooms
Molly Pitcher Inn : 88 Riverside Ave.
+1-888-965-1860
88 Riverside Ave., Red Bank, NJ 07701 ~9.56 miles east of Matawan
  • Midscale Riverfront property
  • Gym is available on property
From$131
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Courtyard by Marriott Edison Woodbridge : 3105 Woodbridge Ave.
+1-888-788-5576
3105 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ 08837 ~9.61 miles northwest of Matawan
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Check-in: 03:00PM
Days Hotel East Brunswick : 195 Route 18
+1-888-897-9207
195 Route 18, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 ~9.82 miles west of Matawan
  • Economy Suburban property
  • Check-in time: 11:00 AM
From$64
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Days Hotel by Wyndham East Brunswick Conference Center
+1-888-311-4278
195 Nj 18, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 ~9.90 miles west of Matawan
  • Two-star hotel
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Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Matawan, NJ discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Matawan hotel for each day and each star rating category.

Matawan sits about 40 miles from the center of Manhattan, offering easy access by train or car to the big city. When it was first settled, the area now known as Matawan was referred to by the Lenape Native Americans as "Mechananienk," which meant “where two rivers come together.” When Dutch settlers arrived, they called it "Matovancons," which has a similar meaning and is believed to have inspired the current name. In its early days, the area had a diverse population with settlers from all over the world. It was formed as a borough in 1895.

When should you travel to Matawan, NJ?

The climate in Matawan includes four seasons during the year. The average lows during the winter months are in the 20- to 30-degree range, while highs in the summer tend to stay in the mid-80s. With higher humidity levels, these temperatures can feel quite warm, so many locals escape to the shore for a break from the heat. The hotel rates tend to be higher in the summer because of the borough's proximity to the shoreline. During the winter season, you may see lower hotel rates due to the chillier weather.

No major events take place in Matawan, so you shouldn't see any major jumps in rates due to happenings within the borough. However, the Matawan Memorial Day Parade is a fun local event that draws a crowd of a few thousand people each year.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Matawan, NJ:

seasonality of hotel rates in Matawan

Matawan, NJ: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below we've posted 3 graphs illustrating avg. nightly cost patterns by star rating class in Matawan, NJ. Browse these charts to calculate the best months to book in Matawan during the year.

Does Matawan, NJ have luxury hotels for travelers?

4 Star Average Prices: $145.24

For a luxurious stay, you'll have to travel into the city. One of the top hotels in Manhattan is The Beekman, a Thompson Hotel, located on Nassau Street. This five-star property is within a 10-minute walk of the National September 11 Memorial and close to public transit stops. Each spacious room offers a sweeping view of the city skyline. Rooms also include LCD TVs, minibars, private bathrooms with rainfall showerheads and complimentary designer toiletries, and plush bedding. Guests can take advantage of the concierge services, free Wi-Fi, 24-hour room service, and the two on-site restaurants and lounge.

The Greenwich Hotel is another five-star property in the Village. It offers quick access to SoHo, the famous Meat Packing District, and Wall Street.

This boutique hotel offers an indoor swimming pool, fitness center, and relaxation lounge, where you can enjoy a Japanese tea or take an early yoga class before you head out to sightsee. The lantern-lit Shibui Spa is the opus of this location, offering a space to cleanse and heal the body and mind as you unwind. Each individually decorated guest room has culturally inspired decorations along with modern amenities like flat-screen HDTVs, iPod docking stations, free Wi-Fi, and electronics available for guest use.

Crosby Street Hotel is a well-known spot located in SoHo on Crosby Street. The fresh, contemporary styling of the hotel's interior feels inviting and upscale, while amenities include a private garden, a 99-seat screening room, a fully equipped fitness center, and The Crosby Bar. This property also has a restaurant serving breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner, as well as afternoon tea.

Each spacious and well-lit guest room has a marble and granite private bathroom with a large walk-in shower, a separate sitting area, a Bluetooth Bose speaker, a flat-screen TV, and wireless internet access. You can also stay in one of the hotel's suites for more space.

Are there affordable hotels near Matawan, New Jersey?

3 Star Average Prices: $131.66

The majority of the hotels in the area are located outside of Matawan, but many are within a few miles. One of the most budget-friendly places to stay is Best Western Hazlet Inn, located about 4 miles away in Hazlet. This 2.5-star hotel is off Highway 35 for easy access and has a variety of appealing amenities.

On the property, you can take advantage of a 24-hour business center, a fitness center that's open 24 hours a day, free on-site self-parking, and free wireless internet access. Each room comes equipped with a tea and coffee maker, a TV with cable programming, and a private bathroom. A free continental breakfast is served each morning.

Knights Inn South Amboy / Garden State Parkway South Exit 125 is another reasonably priced place to stay in the area. Every room has a private bathroom with complimentary toiletries and a shower/tub combination, along with a phone with free local calls and a comfortable bed. The hotel has laundry facilities for guest use, ATM and banking services, a business center, and free parking for guests. This property is less than 6 miles from Cliffwood Beach and only a short drive away from the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center.

At Best Western East Brunswick Inn, you can enjoy an affordable stay and the appealing amenities offered to guests. This hotel has free wireless internet access throughout the common areas and guest rooms, a fitness center, a 24-hour front desk with multilingual staff members, and a business center. Breakfast is served each morning and includes hot and cold cereal, pancakes or waffles, eggs, breakfast meat, bread, pastries, juice, and coffee. The rooms come equipped with 27-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels, separate workspaces, tea and coffee makers, phone with free local calls, and free toiletries.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Matawan

2 Star Average Prices: $101.15

What are the best hotels Matawan for discounted rates?

Many of the hotels in the Matawan area offer discounts to travelers. For AAA members, lower rates are available at Best Western Hazlet Inn, Courtyard by Marriott Lincroft Red Bank, Sheraton Edison Hotel Raritan Center, Courtyard by Marriott Edison Woodbridge, Residence Inn Woodbridge Edison / Raritan Center, Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel, and Courtyard by Marriott Tinton Falls Eatontown. Seniors can score lower rates when staying at Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Tinton Falls Eatontown, Hyatt Regency New Brunswick, Comfort Suites at Woodbridge, Hampton Inn Woodbridge, and Hilton Garden Inn Edison / Raritan Center.

If you're a member of the military or a government employee, discounted rates are available at Holiday Inn Express Tower Center, Crowne Plaza Edison, Holiday Inn Express Staten Island, and Holiday Inn Express Carteret Rahway. Many of the local hotels also provide group discounts when you book several rooms at the same time.

Where are the best value hotels in Matawan, New Jersey?

Holiday Inn Hazlet delivers excellent value for guests, offering amenities like an outdoor swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness center, free Wi-Fi throughout the property, a welcome fireplace in the lobby, and a business center. In each room, amenities include an LCD TV, a refrigerator, a TV with cable programming, a desk, a microwave, and a phone with free local calls. You can also dine at the on-site bar and grill or stay in and order room service, available during limited hours.

Another high-value property in the area is Quality Inn, located in nearby Middletown. Each comfortable room has a private balcony or patio, a 32-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, free wireless internet access, and a private bathroom with complimentary toiletries. On the property, you can take a dip in the outdoor pool, work out in the fitness center, or have some fun in the arcade/game room. The hotel even has an Outback Steakhouse location on its property. A complimentary breakfast buffet is served each morning.

If you're looking for spacious accommodations, book a room at Comfort Suites East Brunswick. Each suite has a kitchenette with a microwave and refrigerator, free wired and wireless internet, and a separate workspace. On the property, you can take advantage of a fitness center, free newspapers each morning in the lobby, a business center, and a complimentary buffet breakfast, available every day.

What should you see and do while visiting Matawan, NJ?

Matawan has a fascinating history, so many of its top attractions are historical sights and museums. You can also explore the outdoor areas if you're visiting during a warmer time of the year. Lake Lefferts is one of the more popular outdoor places to visit, offering a beautiful park and fishing areas on the lake. If you're traveling with kids, take some time to explore Freneau Woods Park or head to Lake Matawan for a day on the water.

For a day of hiking and exploration, spend some time at Cheesequake State Park. This park has gorgeous foliage during the fall season, along with a trail that runs along the lake. If you prefer the ocean, the coast is just 12 miles from the borough. This part of the Jersey Shore is the northernmost, with plenty of open beaches and places to splash and play. Some of the top museums include the Burrowes Mansion Museum and the Thomas Warne Museum/Madison-Old Bridge Township.

During a trip to Matawan, you'll have plenty of things to see and do. Enjoy a relaxing visit as you explore the great outdoors, take a closer look at the historical buildings, or have some fun at the shore.

FAQs about hotels in Matawan

What are the best rated hotels in Matawan?

Hampton Inn, Best Western Hazlet Inn and Comfort Suites East Brunswick are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most luxurious hotels in Matawan?

Sheraton Edison, Hilton East Brunswick Hotel & Executive Meeting Center and Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel are the top 3 luxury hotels near Matawan city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Matawan?

Best Western Hazlet Inn, Holiday Inn Hazlet, and Knights Inn South Amboy are the properties closest to Matawan city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Matawan cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Matawan can be as cheap as $101.15 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Matawan cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Matawan has been $131.66 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 4-5 star hotel in Matawan cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Matawan has been $145.24 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Matawan?

The Oyster Point Hotel, Molly Pitcher Inn and Apa Hotel Woodbridge are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Matawan?

Courtyard Lincroft Red Bank, Courtyard by Marriott Edison Woodbridge and Residence Inn Woodbridge are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Matawan?

Comfort Suites East Brunswick, Quality Inn Middletown Red Bank and Quality Inn are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Matawan?

Best Western Hazlet Inn and SureStay Hotel by Best Western East Brunswick are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Matawan?

Holiday Inn Express Tower Center, Holiday Inn Express Woodbridge and Holiday Inn Hazlet are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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