A Great Place to Come Home To
Just 30 minutes south of San Francisco, you’ll find Woodside California nestles in the foothills of the Silicon Valley and known for its wonderful wooded landscapes, natural open spaces, and spacious rolling hills. Woodside has also become quite the hot spot with some of the most luxuries homes in the United States. A simple drive through the area will reveal some of the most thoughtful architecturally designed homes in the country.
There are some great outdoor things to do in Woodside. If you love horses then this is the place to be, as you will frequently see horseback riders galloping through the network of horse trails throughout the area. Woodside has also become well known as cycle friendly community. Riding on the roads though the quiet tree covered hills on a warm Sunday morning is quite a treat. If walking or hiking is more your style than Wunderlich Park, Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve, Huddart County Park, and Skeggs Point are all located minutes away.
You don’t have to go far to find some great restaurants in Woodside. For a fun local favorite on Saturday mornings, you can try Bucks of Woodside. It has an eclectic quirky atmosphere. Bucks is a very casual and great place for the whole family or for VCs and entrepreneurs who want to make those big deals over a great meal. For a more formal dining experience, you can try the Village Pub. They’ve won both local and national awards and have a nice Sunday brunch.
In downtown Woodside, you’ll find local businesses that will meet most of your day-to-day needs. For example, there is Roberts’s grocery store, several salons, a tennis shop, a bakery, a library, a nursery school, some doctors’ offices, a bank, real estate offices, churches, and a gas station. Within ten minutes just down the road, you’ll find Stanford Shopping Center outdoor mall featuring top of the line retail shops and restaurants.
One of the great things about Woodside is you can easily get to highway 280 which will take you north 30 minutes up the road to San Francisco or south 30 minutes to Silicon Valley. Within a 20 minutes’ drive you can see the sunset on the beach at Half Moon Bay known for its big pumpkins and its worldwide known big waves called Mavericks, a surfers dream spot. Also getting to the SF or SJ airports is just 35 minutes in either direction.
The best thing about Woodside is the weather, which is unbeatable. For the most part, you experience temperatures from 56-77 degrees. Of course, there are extremes at times but most mornings are sun filled and comfortable with a light breeze that comes over the hills from the coast. It’s great for those morning jogs or late afternoon walks through the neighborhood. If you love to garden then you’ll have some of the best soil and growing conditions around. The only problem you might have is an occasional deer visiting your garden late at night. There are several folks who grow grapes in their back yards and the Wisteria can grow everywhere bringing a natural beauty to any structure.
Currently we have a wonderful home available in Woodside. It is located at 245 Brookwood Rd. This Contemporary-Style Home features sweeping views of the bay area. The home is designed with an emphasis on light and open spaces. It is located on a serene 1.6 acres and located at the end of a cul-de-sac. It offers approximately 5,000 square feet of luxurious living in a private and peaceful setting. The floor plan creates an airy ambiance offering the ultimate in flexible space with options for both formal and casual living. To learn more about the home Click Here
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