West Menlo Park

Welcome to West Menlo Park 

Charming homes and the highly-rated Las Lomitas School District make the Menlo Park neighborhood a coveted enclave for families


West Menlo Park is a highly desirable place to raise a family for a variety of reasons including the excellent Las Lomitas School District. Residents of the area enjoy the sparse suburban feel the neighborhood offers, with homes dotted on well-manicured smaller-sized lots which create a closely-knit community. 


If you’re looking for commuting options, this unique neighborhood offers its residents easy access to great biking trails and lanes. Some West Menlo Park neighborhoods commute to work daily on their bicycles. 


The takeaway? Homes in West Menlo Park are highly sought after, and if you’re able to find an available home in this upscale enclave, you’re likely finding a gem that will have you living comfortably and well for years to come. 



What to Love

  • A bicycling-friendly neighborhood — perfect for the environmentally-conscious
  • Eclectic dining selections along Alameda de las Pulgas
  • A commuter-friendly enclave, whether you’re venturing to Stanford or SF

Local Lifestyle

Residents of West Menlo Park are known for their strong sense of community, with families enjoying the company of other families while taking advantage of everything the neighborhood offers. Its close-to-everything location makes this neighborhood a hotspot for anyone craving an uptempo lifestyle — here, you’ll be within reach to next-door Stanford, downtown Menlo Park, and the quietude of Sharon Heights. 



Dining, Shopping & Entertainment

The neighborhood caters to its residents with bustling hot spots to enjoy relaxed outings for a quick cup of coffee or casual dining options that include among others the popular Lulu’s on the Alameda, Flea Street, and the beloved Dutch Goose established in the West Menlo Park in the mid-1960s. 



Things to Do

West Menlo Park’s downtempo environment gives the neighborhood a laid-back atmosphere. You’ll love relaxing at Nealon Park. This nine-acre city park is perfect for getting outdoors with your furry friend, as there is an off-leash dog area, and you’ll find numerous ways to stay active here with a playground, softball field, and tennis courts. Pack a picnic lunch and enjoy an afternoon beneath the shade trees!




Families are eager to reside in West Menlo Park given the highly rated schools the area offers. Among the top public schools in West Menlo Park are:


  • Menlo-Atherton High School. Sequoia Union High School District
  • La Entrada Middle School
  • Las Lomitas Elementary School
  • Hillview Middle School
  • Oak Knoll Elementary School
  • Monte Verde Elementary School
  • Summit Preparatory Charter High School
  • East Palo Alto Academy



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