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1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments in San Mateo

Let Hillside Garden in San Mateo, California, take your breath away. With awe-inspiring views of the San Mateo Hills as your backdrop, this is suburban sophistication with a view. Each of our one and two bedroom floor plans are spacious and come outfitted with perks like a private patio, high ceilings, and a well-appointed kitchen. The quality continues when you step outside and into our welcoming community.

From lazy afternoons by the pool to morning workouts at the onsite fitness center, Hillside Garden has everything you need to live well. With Hillside Garden as your home base, Hillside Garden, the coast, and the rest of San Mateo County is yours to explore. So whether you're picking up groceries from Trader Joe’s or going hiking with the pup at Laurelwood Park, when you call Hillside Garden, you’re never far from where you want to be.

Hillside Garden


800 Polhemus Road San Mateo, CA 94402

More Than a Home

When you’re not relaxing in the comfort of your one or two bedroom apartment or enjoying the gorgeous hillside views that surround our friendly community, be sure to take advantage of our life-enhancing amenities that include:

  • Refreshing Swimming Pool
  • BBQ & Picnic Area
  • Open Courtyard
  • Sundeck
  • Walking Distance to Popular Shops

Experience San Mateo with ease when you choose an apartment at Hillside Garden.

Take a Look Around

As you look through our photo gallery, the truth becomes clear – you belong here. Imagine your art adorning the walls, your furnishings populating the living spaces, and you spending your downtime in the comfort of your new home. At Hillside Garden, picture-perfect living is everywhere you look.

See for Yourself

Welcome to the Neighborhood

Nestled in an idyllic corner of San Mateo, Hillside Garden places you at the intersection of tranquil suburban living and big city convenience. From here, the natural beauty of the San Mateo Hills is as accessible as the various shops and dining options at the nearby Laurelwood Shopping Center. And when you want to head into San Francisco, our proximity to I-280 make for easy commutes into the city for work or play.

Close to San Francisco

Whether you’re commuting to work or catching a Giants game, Hillside Garden’s excellent location puts you minutes away from public transportation into San Francisco, including the San Mateo Caltrain station. When you’re not out and about in the city, you’ll love how quickly strolls along San Juan Canyon Open Space and trips to Hillsdale Shopping Center become part of your routine as you get to know your new surroundings. At Hillside Garden, there’s an activity for every mood.

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