West 5th Apartments grants you access to the innovative and thrilling Downtown San Mateo. Explore the neighborhood's incredible dining and entertainment destinations that are all just moments from your front door. When it comes time to settle in, our homes feature renovated kitchens, hard surface flooring and more. Step out onto the private balconies to admire the breathtaking views of Silicon Valley and beyond. Let West 5th Apartments be your Bay Area getaway in the heart of the highly sought-after San Mateo.
Just one block from downtown San Mateo, West 5th Apartments is located in a highly desirable location in the competitive Bay Area market. We're within the award-winning San Mateo-Foster City School District and a short walk from the Bay Area's iconic waterfront attractions. Enjoy convenient access to transit routes and highways that make commuting to Silicon Valley and downtown San Francisco a breeze. Whether you enjoy spending time shopping at Hillsdale Shopping Center, cycling the trails or catching the Caltrain to a Giants game, San Mateo is sure to satisfy.
Our passion is to provide great lifestyles in places people most want to live, work and play.
A place you can be yourself and retreat from the stress of the day. A welcome home where you can connect with old friends and make new ones.
Our resident benefits are designed to make this possible.
We are confident you’ll love your new home - but if you choose to leave in the first 30 days, you will only pay for the days you’ve stayed.
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