Nestled in the North part of San Diego, the beautiful master-planned community of Carmel Valley enjoys perfect weather year-round and a vibrant, culturally rich society. The neighborhood of Carmel Valley is relatively new but has matured quickly into a place where people enjoy living, working and playing. The real estate in Carmel Valley has a range of homes suited for anyone's needs. Carmel Valley homes range from single family to multi-million dollar estates. Several top developers including Pardee Homes, Davidson Communities, Shea Homes and Christopher Homes have all designed homes in Carmel Valley that embrace an open feel, luxurious amenities and beautiful views.
Aside from the gorgeous weather, the lifestyle of Carmel Valley is what also makes it such a popular place for its many residents. The local beaches of Del Mar and Torrey Pines, the beautiful Torrey Pines State Reserve, the nearby exquisite golf courses, and the abundant shopping centers and entertainment options allow for an active and healthy lifestyle. Carmel Valley has the ideal surroundings for riding bikes, running, and hiking. Enjoy a stroll along one of the many beaches close by or challenge yourself to a hike at Torrey Pines State Reserve. Centrally located is Carmel Valley's Recreation Center which has a swimming pool, basketball courts, baseball fields, playground, picnic areas, trails and several sports programs including dance and gymnastics to enroll in. The Carmel Valley Rec Center also features fun outdoor musical concerts in the summertime.
Carmel Valley is part of excellent school districts spread over the Solana Beach School District, Del Mar Union School District, and the San Dieguito School District. These premier, award winning schools are ranked highest in the nation and there are many public and private school options such as Ashley Falls, Del Mar Pines, Notre Dame Academy, Carmel Valley Middle School & Torrey Pines, just to name a few.
Carmel Valley also offers a wide variety of shopping and dining options that range from family-friendly to exclusive and luxurious. The main shopping center is located at the Del Mar Highlands Town Center which is home to the new, state-of-the art movie theatre, Cinepolis. The Del Mar Highlands shopping center has been recently renovated and several new restaurants have opened there. The other shopping centers in Carmel Valley are Piazza Carmel and Carmel County Plaza which both offer a variety of seasonal activities for its residents.
Carmel Valley is located near major San Diego freeways and offers quick access to all other cities within San Diego. The prestigious University of California at San Diego (UCSD) is located nearby and there are many biotech and communication companies in the area. To the immediate south of Carmel Valley lies Sorrento Valley which is known for its large employment centers. There is also La Jolla & Del Mar that offer more great shopping and dining experiences. Drive just twenty minutes from Carmel Valley and you are near attractions such as downtown San Diego, the airport, Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Old Town and much more!
The prime location, community amenities and luxurious real estate make Carmel Valley one of the most highly desired areas in San Diego and residents are proud to call this community their home.