San Mateo County in California, is one of the counties that make up the San Francisco Bay Area and encompasses the San Francisco Airport and Silicon Valley. Conveniently located close to Burlingame, Millbrae, and the San Francisco Airport, and only 20 minutes from downtown San Francisco, The Westin SFO Hotel provides business and leisure travelers with effortless access to a variety of activities and attractions in the Bay Area.
Explore the San Mateo County/Silicon Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau's website for more inspiration on fun things to do in San Mateo County.
Bay Area Rapid Transit - BART
Explore a variety of things to do in the Bay Area with the infamous BART system. This transportation service runs throughout San Francisco, allowing visitors to explore and commute with ease. Situated near The Westin San Francisco Airport Hotel, the BART Millbrae Station (0.7 mi) is the perfect way to travel to and from downtown San Francisco, SFO, and the surrounding area.
Millbrae Farmers Market
Every Saturday from 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM, the Millbrae Farmers Market (1.2 mi) is something you won’t want to miss. With a wide selection of fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants, baked goods and specialty items, the Millbrae Farmers Market is a bustling and popular year-round event.
Burlingame Avenue Shopping & Dining
During your stay, take advantage of our complimentary Burlingame shuttle that offers roundtrip service to/from Burlingame Avenue (3.1 mi). On Burlingame Avenue you'll find an array of boutique shops and local-favorite dining options.
San Mateo County is home to numerous parks, hiking trails and recreation areas that offer beautiful bay views. Enjoy the Bay Area's year-round mild climate and adventure outdoors. Bayfront Park (0.1 mi), Sawyer Camp Trail (7.4 mi), and Coyote Point Recreation Area (3.8 mi) are just a few of the nearby outdoor escapes that you can explore during your stay at The Westin San Francisco Airport.
Explore San Francisco Bay Area
One of the most popular things to do in the Bay Area, Fisherman’s Wharf (16.9 mi) is a neighborhood on San Francisco’s northern waterfront. Enjoy local fare, Ghirardelli Square, historic cable car lines, and the unique and inviting atmosphere of the city. With a variety of shops, restaurants and entertainment, Fisherman’s Wharf is sure to have something for everyone to enjoy.
Golden Gate Bridge
Drive, bike, or walk across San Francisco’s infamous Golden Gate Bridge (18.4 mi). As one of the most well-known things to do in the Bay Area, the 75 year old suspension bridge spans 1.7 miles and services millions of pedestrians, bikes and cars each year.
Bay Area Golf Courses
Take advantage of the many inspiring golf courses in San Francisco. The Crystal Springs Golf Course (6.9 mi) offers a unique San Francisco golf experience with a professional course, tasty food and great service. The Cypress Golf Course (8.3 mi) offers a 9-hole public course, perfect for an energizing afternoon. Gleneagles Golf Course at McLaren Park (9.8 mi) is one of the most popular public courses in SF - named one of the "Top 20 Best 9-Hole Golf Courses in the U.S." by Golf World Magazine in 2010.