The Town of San Mateo is 20 miles south of San Francisco on the beautiful San Francisco Peninsula.
Within San Mateo are some of California’s most beautiful neighborhoods, and a vibrant downtown offering a vast selection of dining and shopping opportunities. Located in Downtown San Mateo are gorgeous restored historic buildings, including landmark nineteenth and early twentieth century late Victorian, Arts and Crafts, Spanish revival and Art Deco masterpieces. The jewel of Downtown San Mateo is Central Park with is famous Japanese garden, and music festivals. Also in Downtown San Mateo are the Cal Trans commuter Depot, a cinema multiplex, Draper University, Mills Peninsula, and San Mateo Medical Centers, and Scores of startups looking to be the next Google or Facebook.