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The San Mateo County and Silicon Valley area is located on a 60-mile peninsula immediately south of San Francisco, bordered on the east by the beautiful San Francisco Bay, and on the west by the vast Pacific Ocean. Just a stone’s throw from San Francisco, with San Francisco International Airport conveniently located in our midst, our incredibly scenic area is safe, sunny, and affordable.

With 30 miles of San Francisco Bayfront and nearly 60 miles of Pacific Ocean frontage, the possibilities are endless. The average annual temperature is a pleasant 68 degrees, which guarantees that you will always have a beautiful day on the peninsula. Plan your trip today and get ready to play by the bay!



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