Located on the Peninsula, San Mateo offers an escape from big city living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Close to great shopping, dining, and entertainment options, residents enjoy the pleasant weather as well as access to the best of the Peninsula. Enjoy a production at the San Mateo Performing Arts Center, shop at the popular Hillsdale Mall, visit the Japanese Tea Garden in Central Park, or dine with friends in downtown San Mateo. If you’re looking to enjoy the outdoors, sail at Coyote Point Park or play a round at the Poplar Creek Golf Course. The central location provides convenient access to both San Francisco and Silicon Valley. From business to entertainment, San Mateo is a premier location near San Francisco for west coast living.