The community of Rancho Santa Fe is home to approximately 3,000 residents and an abundance of eucalyptus trees. Distinguished by both its sprawling estates and Lilian Rice architecture, the Ranch was the place to be for early Hollywood and continues to be home to many affluent and well-known residents. In the Bing Crosby era, the community became popular among Crosby himself and those in the Del Mar Racetrack scene. Golf, equestrian activities and social galas were as popular with residents and visitors alike in the Ranch’s beginnings as they are today.

Rancho Santa Fe Lifestyle

The community of Rancho Santa Fe is a beautiful oasis set against picturesque roadways and winding tree-lined streets. The 3,000 residents of Rancho Santa Fe enjoy a lifestyle of luxury, incredible amenities, prestigious schools and a deep love of the outdoors. The community is home to celebrities, socialites and entrepreneurs and prides itself on its charitable, educational and artistic endeavors. “The Ranch” as locals refer to it, is covered by an agreement that adheres to strict guidelines to maintain the beauty of the surroundings. This area is home to the world-famous San Diego Polo Club and the renowned Rancho Santa Fe County Club, which Bing Crosby built himself. People here enjoy extraordinary golf courses, polo matches, tennis, hiking/riding trails and equestrian centers. The Village in the downtown section of Rancho Santa Fe serves as a meeting place where friends and neighbors gather to have coffee, shop, dine or take a stroll around town. The quaint library, civic center, community center and garden club also add to the charm of this North County San Diego paradise. Life in Rancho Santa Fe is delightfully laid back and incredibly affluent.

Recreation

Golf is a huge part of the lifestyle of Rancho Santa Fe. This North County San Diego community is home to six private golf clubs, which are known to be some of the best in the country. The perfect year-round weather and impeccable greens are all set against lush natural landscapes. The Rancho Santa Fe Golf club is a 6,800-yard, par 72, 18-hole golf course located in some of the most spectacular landscape in the country. Golfers play against rolling hills and winding creeks, along with plunging waterfalls and bridges. The Crosby Club in Rancho Santa Fe was designed by Fred Couples and Brian Curley and boasts incredible views and challenging holes. A day on the links in Rancho Santa Fe promises a picturesque and rewarding experience. Residents of Rancho Santa Fe enjoy playing tennis year-round. The Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club is located just north of the downtown area and is adjacent to the Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club and is just one of several tennis clubs in the area. This award-winning club is set against natural surrounding that overlook tennis courts and the gorgeous golf course. The clubhouse at the Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club is 3,100 square feet and contains a pro-shop and activity center. Members of this exclusive Rancho Santa Fe Tennis Club also enjoy swimming in the warm heated pools and working out in the state-of-the-art fitness center. Activities are held throughout the year here and include wine tasting, book signings and fashion shows, just to name a few!

Equestrian Center

Horses are a huge part of the lifestyle of Rancho Santa Fe. Residents of this North County San Diego community enjoy over 45 miles of beautifully maintained equestrian trails that wind through stunning natural surroundings. Rancho Santa Fe has built a reputation as being one of the premier areas for horseback riding in San Diego and many famous horse trainers call this area home. This lavish community is extremely accommodating to horse owners, offering properties with huge lots and horse stables. The Rancho Santa Fe Riding & Saddle Club accommodates horse owners with all the amenities they need. Oftentimes you will find families attending horse shows, social activities and lessons at the Rancho Santa Fe Riding & Saddle Club.

Schools

Raising children in Rancho Santa Fe is one of the top reasons why people choose to move to this area. You get the best of both worlds living in nature and luxury, with the city of San Diego a short drive away. Rancho Santa Fe schools are some of the best in the state. Area schools offer the finest in quality education with an emphasis on parent involvement. The schools of Rancho Santa Fe provide a first-class education. For families with small children, the Rancho Santa Fe School District is the premier district for K-8. The top ranking Solana Beach School District and San Dieguito Union School District serves the teenage demographic.

Downtown Rancho Santa Fe

The architectural centerpiece of the downtown area of Rancho Santa Fe is the beautiful “Inn at Rancho Santa Fe”, designed by Lillian Rice. The only hotel in the area, this gem is perfectly situated on a grassy knoll at the western most end of the main street in town. Residents and visitors enjoy this serene getaway and love the delicious restaurant and gorgeous bungalows. Rancho Santa Fe does not deliver mail to homes (that’s how the residents want it!), so the local post office is often a social gathering place where you are bound to see friendly faces each and every day! The award-winning restaurants in Downtown Rancho Santa Fe include Mille Fleurs and Dolce Pane E Vino, as well as the newer yet renowned Ponsaty’s, are favorites among locals and visitors alike. Santa Fe also has superb boutique shops, professional services and specialty local shops that give it an upscale small town feel.

Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
$8,750,000
5196
sqft
6.5
Baths
4
Beds
Elegantly situated on 5.61 hilltop private, peaceful acres sits this one-of-a-kind Santa Barbara style custom Spanish Adobe with stunning panoramic views to the ocean, hills, valley and covenant. Located in the West side Covenant, tucked behind a gated, long winding driveway this 5196 sq. ft. charming Weir Brothers estate home is surrounded by lush, mature botanic gardens where microclimates abound to accommodate citrus groves, food forests, kitchen gardens and colorful flower beds. Bespoke walking trails naturally surround the estate allowing one to enjoy the outdoors on one’s own land and connect with nature. A circular courtyard entry wraps around and welcomes you into the warmth of softly arched doorways and windows, dramatic vaulted ceilings with reclaimed wooden beams and walls of windows and doors providing endless views. An abundance of natural light streaming in throughout the day allows you to enjoy the rich Southern California indoor-outdoor lifestyle. Enjoy ocean view sunsets and dine alfresco from the spacious domed ceiling gourmet kitchen and dining room that opens to a sprawling wraparound deck overlooking the private pool with spa, pool bath with sauna, pizza oven and fire pit. With three private ensuite bedrooms downstairs and a panoramic view Master ensuite Bedroom upstairs this flowing open floor plan lends to privacy and serenity.
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
$4,950,000
6255
sqft
6.5
Baths
6
Beds
Single-level estate w/ six bedrooms located in the coveted gated community of Rancho Santa Fe Farms. This elegant home features rich wood accents, spacious layout, high ceilings throughout & tons of natural light. Bright kitchen w/ attached dining area showcases stunning granite countertops, six burner stove and stainless steel appliances. Spacious master retreat w/ sitting room and fireplace, beautiful bathroom suite, & access to the pool patio! Home features a stunning and spacious living room w/ a beautiful fireplace and wet-bar. Resort lifestyle home w/ extended backyard featuring a sparkling pool, built-in patio fireplace, outdoor casita & a wide variety of fruit trees, the perfect space to entertain family and friends.
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
$3,895,000
4834
sqft
5
Baths
5
Beds
Framed by tranquil fairway views from its spectacular setting along the renowned Rancho Santa Fe Farms championship Golf Course, this custom built 5 bedroom estate with a timeless single-level floor plan is sure to inspire you. The home is filled with natural light, high ceilings, and walls of glass doors to let the views in. Expansive sunny patios and private pool/spa with views of hot air balloons at sunset create the perfect spots for relaxing and entertaining. Conveniently located in the 24-hour guard gated community of The Farms, where you will experience the resort lifestyle within the golf club and in addition direct access to the 5-star rated Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa to enjoy tennis, fitness and dining.
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
$11,750,000
9675
sqft
9
Baths
6
Beds
Located in the highly desirable west side Covenant, this turnkey estate is one of Rancho Santa Fes most impressive modern properties and is one of only a dozen lots in the Covenant with panoramic ocean, mountain, and lagoon views from all main rooms of the house. Light and bright with the perfect blend of contemporary luxury, every space of this estate connects seamlessly to the outdoors with multiple patios and courtyards. Custom built and designer owned, each of the 6 bedrooms is unique with 2 of the bedrooms being fully contained, separate units, perfect for guests and extended families. Additional amenities include a fully equipped smart home system, state-of-the-art theater, gourmet chefs kitchen, outdoor entertainment area with fireplace and grill, and saltwater pool complete with waterfall, slide, and spa. Property offered fully furnished.
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
$3,995,000
4421
sqft
5
Baths
5
Beds
Conveniently located on a quiet RSF Covenant street sits a charming traditional home on a flat and usable 2.5 acre lot. Surrounded by mature landscaping and numerous citrus trees, the property epitomizes quintessential Rancho Santa Fe living. Mostly single level, the house includes four bedrooms plus an office and a wonderful lofted bonus room equipped with a private en-suite bath. Ripe with opportunity, the parcel has ample room for desirable amenities (i.e. equestrian facilities, tennis, guest house) upon RSF Association approval. Being just a short jaunt from the RSF Village, Golf & Tennis Club, beloved trail system, and award-winning Roger Rowe school offers easy access to the best of our communitys lifestyle conveniences. A treasure awaits.
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
$4,270,000
5861
sqft
6.5
Baths
4
Beds
This amazing estate property will capture your interest the minute you arrive. Private yet inviting, one will notice the attention to detail is evident both inside and out. Nearly new custom, soft close kitchen cabinets, top shelf appliances as well as beautiful lighting are just a small part of this home. Rustic 101 doors in the master, bedrooms and office. The "Tavern", a guest house and entertainment venue reminds one of elegant Lake Tahoe retreats. Included is a giant fireplace, a kitchen, bar, wine storage. Extensive space for dining, games & conversation. Attached is a bedroom & bath. An amazing spot to be with friends and family. But wait, there's more! The resort style grounds feature a Fire magic grill as well as a Parrilla (Argentinian style) wood burning grill. The pool, spa and accompanying entertaining areas have a fire pit, outdoor television, bocce' court, surrounded by specimens trees and lush vegetation. In addition, there are amazing plantings including multiple ornamental trees and shrubs (roses etc.) plus an amazing assortment of fruit trees. Included are orange, lemon, lime, tangerine, grapefruit, fig, avocado nectarine, peach, apple, loquat, pomegranate, guava & blueberry. The grounds are fully fenced, landscaped and fitted with high efficiency drip irrigation. The master bedroom suite includes his and hers closets, a fireplace, 2 sitting areas and more. Additional bedrooms are ensuite and have custom built-ins. The den/library is perfect for work at home. There are 6 ring cameras, full security and CAT 5 wiring. Also included are 13 televisions. Solar
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
$6,495,000
8500
sqft
9.5
Baths
5
Beds
Designed for the view oriented lifestyle. Overlooking the signature hole, 10th green, and fairway. This custom home with timeless architecture that is refined and distinctive. This two story masterpiece with warm tones, high ceilings gives an immediate sense of space and light. Inspired by the elements of nature, natural stone and wood create a warm and inviting great room. A well-equipped kitchen is laden with high grade appliances, large center island and coveted seating areas. A master suite that will relax the senses and invigorate the mind. Features a sauna, steam shower, double sided fireplace with a sitting area and two large walk in closets. Custom movie theatre to enjoy all your favorites.
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
$8,450,000
8603
sqft
6
Baths
5
Beds
~ Under The Sun ~ COVER HOME! Ideally located on the west side of Rancho Santa Fe Covenant, this custom built, single level living set on 3+ VIEW acres with room for horses, tennis or other amenities will Absolutely Mesmerize you! The authentic spirit of modern Spanish combines the work of old-world artisan with the conveniences of modern technologies Savant home throughout. Walls of glass and steel doors offer tons of natural light with seamless indoor/outdoor living open to the loggia overlooking magnificent vistas over the pool patio & sunsets everyday. Easy access to historic Osuna Ranch and proximity to shopping, restaurants, trails and RSF Village. With 5+ generously sized bedroom suites, custom indoor gourmet kitchen, private executive office, full outdoor kitchen, owned SOLAR, uncompromising craftsmanship with an unprecedented level of quality, This Home Has It ALL!
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
$2,295,000
sqft
0
Baths
Beds
Incredible opportunity to customize your own equestrian estate on this 2.23-acre private parcel in the Rancho Santa Fe Covenant. Concept includes a barn/corral adjacent to the private riding trail easement, pool and tennis court. Superior location on the west side of the Covenant close to freeway, beaches and all of the amenities RSF has to offer - award winning R. Rowe K-8 school, golf, tennis, miles of walking/hiking trails and 24-hour security patrol.
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