Belmont means “beautiful mountain” in Italian. One look at this city and you will understand why. Part of the San Francisco Bay Area, everything in Belmont showcases quiet charm and a scenic feast for your eyes. Home to thousands of tall, shady trees and picture-perfect lawns, the beauty of Belmont will amaze you. The city also has some of the cleanest, freshest air in the area thanks to its ban on smoking in city parks and multistory condos and apartments.