Known as one of the “Most Expensive ZIP Codes in America,” at least according to Forbes, Rancho Santa Fe offers premium California real estate, excellent schools and some tasty eateries.
Once home to notables such as Bing Crosby, Howard Hughes and Pete Rozelle, the community comprises 6.8 square miles and offers the quintessential San Diego lifestyle.
Amenities in and around Rancho Santa Fe
Do bring the clubs when you move to Rancho Santa Fe as there are several brilliant courses right within the community’s borders. Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club is a private, members-only club, “available to homeowners within the boundaries of the Rancho Santa Fe Association.”
The club offers a 7,035-yard, par 72, Max Behr-designed golf course, practice facilities, lessons and a casual clubhouse with a varied menu.
Morgan Run Club and Resort offers a 27-hole championship golf course and a 320-yard driving range along with a full slate of additional amenities. These include:
- Fitness center
Morgan Run offers four membership options, including Young Executive, Sport & Racket, Social Fitness and Social Dining.
Named one of the top “50 Clubs with the Best Players” in The United States by Golf Digest, The Farms Golf Club is partially located within Rancho Santa Fe’s borders. This is a private club and its website states that “membership is selective and by invitation only, strictly limited to 300 equity members.”
Golf isn’t the only game in town, though. Locals love the farmers market, held at the Del Rayo Shopping Village, on Sundays from 9:30 a.m. until 2 p.m.
When they aren’t cooking up their yummy farmers market finds, Rancho Santa Fe residents have some fabulous local eateries from which to choose. From Italian cuisine at Dolce Pane E Vino to the marvelous French meals served at Mille Fleurs Restaurant and everyone’s favorite brunch at Thyme In The Ranch.
Rancho Santa Fe Schools
The public-school students in Rancho Santa Fe attend schools administered by three districts:
- Rancho Santa Fe Elementary School District
- Solana Beach School District (Pre-K through Grade 6)
- San Dieguito Union High School District (Grade 7 through Grade 12)
Homes in Rancho Santa Fe
One would be hard-pressed to find a more picturesque setting for the area’s stunning homes than that found in Rancho Santa Fe. From charming, single-story ranchers to sprawling estates, the selection is fantastic.
Condos for sale in Rancho Santa Fe start in the mid-$800,000s while single-family homes range in price from $1.2 million to nearly $40 million.
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