Welcome to your guide to La Costa Real Estate and Homes in this active Carlsbad, CA community.
As La Costa Realtors and residents, we are very knowledgeable about La Costa neighborhoods, schools, golf, tennis, soccer and recreational opportunities. La Costa is a beach-close residential community on the southern coastal end of Carlsbad, California. It is conveniently located just 35 miles from downtown San Diego (and the airport) to the south, 30 miles from Orange County to the north, 85 miles from Los Angeles and less than an hour from the beaches of Baja, Mexico.
Surrounded by scenic rolling hills, many La Costa homes offer ocean and mountain vistas as well as breathtaking views of the LaCosta Resort, Spa and Golf Course. For home buying, there is a broad selection of La Costa luxury homes, condos, and town homes that should appeal to anyone seeking a home close to Carlsbad and Encinitas beaches, great neighborhood schools, and numerous recreational opportunities. There are older homes in La Costa, including those in the old RanchoLa Costa, Alga Hills,La Costa Hills, Meadowood, and the La Costa Heights area–as well as newer homes in the following more recently developed Carlsbad neighborhoods. Feel free to search the La Costa MLS to see all currently-available homes that are listed for sale. La Costa Valley, La Costa Oaks, La Costa Ridge, La Costa Greens, Santa Fe Trails, Carlsbad Ranchor the La Costa Glen Retirement Community
La Costa Schools
Many people, including some out of area real estate professionals, are confused about the school districts serving the residents of La Costa. There are three distinct school districts serving the La Costa area, and district lines are very clearly drawn. The three districts are the Carlsbad Unified School District, the San Marcos Unified School District and the combined San Dieguito Union High School District and Encinitas Union School District for elementary schools. Before choosing which La Costa home to purchase or lease, you may wish to check with the district offices to determine which schools serve the home you are considering. Alternatively, you may wish to call La Costa Realtors and real estate professionals Mike or Roberta Murphy at 760-402-9101/9102. We are very knowledgeable about critical school district borders. It is very difficult for newcomers (and even some Realtors) to understand the intricacies of these district lines–and interdistrict transfers between them are not always possible. For example, most homes off Alga are in the San Marcos School District (except for El Pato Court and homes off Estrella de Mar, which are served by the Carlsbad School District and the Aviara Oaks schools). South La Costa homes that are accessible off La Costa Avenue, however, are served by the San Dieguito and Encinitas Union High School Districts. If school district issues are important considerations, you may wish to consider which La Costa neighborhoods are served by the school district of your choice.
La Costa Golf, Tennis and Recreation
La Costa is home to the two 18-hole championship golf courses and world-class tennis courts at the legendary and recently renovated La Costa Resort andSpa. A few blocks to the west is the magnificent Aviara Resort Golf Course, where every hole is a photographer’s dream, and to the east is Lake San Marcos Golf and Country Club with its championship and executive golf courses. Also close is the public EncinitasRanch Golf Course and the new Crossings at Carlsbad.
La Costa is also home to Carlsbad’s Stagecoach Park, with its gym, basketball courts and soccer fields. Are you thinking of vacationing in La Costa? Check out La Costa Vacation Rentals! Looking for sun, sand and surf? The western edge of La Costa is just two miles from the broad and sandy South Carlsbad State Beach–and numerous other beaches and surf spots just beyond. These beaches are enjoyed by La Costa and Carlsbad residents year round!
For additional information about Carlsbad or La Costa real estate, call Roberta or Scott Murphy at either 760-942-9100 or 760-613-6190 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Listed below are current homes for sale in La Costa and below that, recent sales in this Carlsbad community.
Sleek, chic & exceptionally fashion-forward, this fully reimagined townhome at La Costa's guard-gated Jockey Club vibes like a luxurious New York loft meets the French Riviera w/ access to the world class 36 hole La Costa Golf Course. Every detail received special attention, from newly refinished Mahogany floors to a modern-style staircase w/ wide-plank wood steps & glass rails that continue on a hallway bridge above. Newly renovated & move-in ready, the 2-bedroom, 2.5-bath design features 2,744 s.f [Supplement]: Two-story 20-foot ceilings soar over the main living space, which encompasses living and dining areas, floor-to-ceiling windows, access to a private backyard, and a custom fireplace. Enjoy whole-house audio, custom lighting, and a swank kitchen with fossil stone-topped island, wedge-stained wood cabinetry, and chef-ready stainless steel Gaggenau appliances including a gas cooktop, steam oven, convection oven, warming drawer, dishwasher, wine cooler and 36 built-in Viking refrigerator. Luxe living continues in a master suite with a fabulous shower that features river-rock flooring for soothing reflexology, a 10-foot single pane wall of shower glass, and dual rain-style overhead showerheads. To complete the picture, fashionable furnishings are available for purchase.
If you are considering a vacation home in Southern California you can't miss the opportunity to make this luxury resort villa yours. Enjoy up to 120 days per year in this spacious ,dual master, top floor, single level property. Tucked inside of the legendary Omni La Costa Resort & Spa amenities are at your finger tips including world class spa, golf, tennis, dining and more. Rental history available upon request.
FIRST TIME ON MARKET! With ocean, lagoon and resort views this gorgeous custom 1-owner La Costa Estates home has it all. Sitting on a .5 acre lot, this 6,200+sf home includes a large master and ensuite on BOTH FLOORS which can be accessed by the central Elevator. Large custom shoji screens shipped from Japan separate both formal living and dining rooms, great room, media room, bar with giant balcony, 7 BA, salt water pool, spa, outdoor kit., koi pond, butlers pantry, 3-zone AC, laundry...the list goes on! No HOA, No Mello-Roos! The pool can be either salt water or non-salt water, pool slide, spa, 3-car garage with extra storage, low water usage yard, built-in outdoor kitchen, central ELEVATOR, 3 balconies, long driveway with room for approx. 8+ cars and ocean lagoon and golf course views! Equipment: Dryer, Range/Oven, Washer Sewer: Sewer Connected Topography: GSL
Popular Sea Point Tennis Club lower single level with panoramic city & hillside views. Tiled entry leads to carpeted combo living-dining area with gas fplc & patio door. Remodeled kitchen has granite countertops, upgraded white cabinetry & garden window. En suite carpeted master bedroom with walk-in closet & patio door. Carpeted guest bedroom located near guest hall bath. Large tiled patio with panoramic hillside & city light views. Community offers 4 lighted tennis courts & 2 pool rec areas with spas.
6398 SqFt of TOTAL USABLE Square Footage = MAIN HOUSE 3758 + 2640 ENTERTAINMENT AREA + SEEING IS BELIEVING! The MAIN HOUSE is Inviting, Spacious, Elegant - Flat Street Cul-de-sac, Family Friendly, Blue Ribbon Schools. Quality Amenities: Custom Library, EXTRA Closet, EXTRA Linen Storage, EXTRA Vanity Storage, Window Treatments, 4 Fireplaces, Granite Counters, T1 wiring, in/outdoor sound system, Custom Master Closet, & FINISHED Garage + The additional 2640 FqFt comes from the Permitted Addition which includes a: 1320 SqFt COVERED BACKYARD PATIO, large GROTTO STYLE SPA, BBQ, & fireplace on the main floor - and a 1320 SqFt UPSTAIRS MULTIPURPOSE ROOM: A true ENTERTAINMENT AREA (with dance floor and DJ music setup if you want)... or a Business Showroom, Inventory Storeroom, Daycare/School, Yoga/Meditation/Retreat Area, etc... This ENTERTAINMENT ROOM also has an outside Private Staircase Entry, remodeled access to a full bathroom, and a sink area for a full bar. Remember, you are actually looking at 6398 sqft of TRUE USABLE SPACE for ALL SEASONS + Looking for a vacation home? This is it! FYI it is available fully furnished, ready to move in + FINISHED GARAGE: Storage, STORAGE, & more STORAGE! Floor to ceiling custom cabinets, granite counters (yes, in the garage), workbench, and RECESSED LIGHTING in the GARAGE! +++ See it all to believe it... the covered patio & entertainment area, library, and finished garage. ONE & ONLY home like this in North County. CALL TODAY!
Highly desirable ground floor Villa at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa. Fully furnished and appointed luxury condo with two master bedrooms & three large patios for outdoor living. Full-sized kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, custom furniture, artwork, luxury linens and kitchenware. Use your condo up to 120 days per year and generate rental income when not in residence. Sport Membership included. Room service and housekeeping available. A truly luxurious vacation home and investment.
Premier Location Largest Floor Plan! Rare Pool-side three bedroom Villa at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa. This spacious and luxurious end-unit condo sleeps 10, with 4 large sunny patios that overlook the Garden and Villa pools. Turn-key and fully furnished. Enjoy your property up to 120 days per year and opt to let the hotel manage your property while you're away. True luxury living with a Sport Membership to the Club at La Costa. World Class Tennis, golf, pools, restaurants, shops available steps away.
Spacious Twin Home that feels like a detached home situated on Huge lot with RV capability on large side yard 3 Br 2.5 Ba All bedroom are oversized with private balconies. Master Bedroom private deck is 18x13. Master bath has separate shower and tub, spacious walk-in closet. Kitchen has been upgraded with granite counter tops Plenty of cabinets and shelves. Hardwood and tile flooring in 1st level This home feels like a SFR 9ft ceilings through out the down stairs. Home has central AC. No HOA or Mello Roos Equipment: Range/Oven Sewer: Sewer Connected Topography: LL
Highly Desirable Condo in La Costa at Spyglass Point - Across from Omni La Costa Resort/Golf at Omni La Costa. Two Bedroom (Master Bedroom has walk-in closet), 2 Full Bath and once Inside the Unit, it is Single Level. Updated Kitchen with a Counter/Bar that is open to the Living Room, Updated Flooring and Views from the Balcony. Stackable Washer/Dryer inside unit but also Washer/Dryer on site across from building. Amenities include: Pool, Hot Tub/Jacuzzi, Sauna, Small Gym and BBQ Deck area with Nice Views. There is a 1-Car Garage that has Extra Storage, One Assigned Parking and On-Site Guest Parking. Schools are La Costa Meadows Elem, San Elijo Middle School and San Marcos High School. Complex is FHA approved. Close to Beaches, Restaurants and Shopping.
Back on the Market!! Do you want to be close to all that La Costa has to offer? This Beautiful urban living 3bd/townhome located in the heart of La Costa and within the gated community of Monarch Villas. This perfect move-in ready remodeled home has direct garage entry in the lower level and s/walk level entry into the 2nd level living area w/beautiful new wood floors, newly remodeled kitchen w/new SS High-end appliances, modern, stylish glass tile backsplash w/quartz counters. W/a remodeled master bath, cozy living room FP, brand new HVAC system, Tesla charging system, upgraded windows. See Supp for more. Do you need space for an office, this home has it with an extra-large generous optional room. This Tri-level Townhome is an end-unit and has views of the hills in La Costa. The gated community has a private park, pool, spa, and tennis courts, and walking trails nearby. Close to La Costa Resort, The Forum, shopping, gyms and entertainment and the Starbucks is moments away. Schools; La Costa Heights, Capri, LCC and SDA High School. Complex Features: ,,,,,, Equipment: Garage Door Opener Sewer: Sewer Connected Topography: LL,RSLP
This ground floor Spanish beauty seamlessly blends the indoors with the out. French doors open out to two expansive patios. And 10 foot ceilings with wood beams add character and charm. It comes fully furnished, turnkey and ready for your enjoyment! Live in luxury up to 120 days per year with the option of renting it when you are not there. Omni La Costa Resort & Spa offers something for everyone with two championship legendary golf courses, 17 tennis courts, 8 pools, world class Spa, multiple indoor and outdoor dining options, shopping, a beautiful fitness center with golf course views and more. Make this your perfect seasonal or part time home and live the ultimate resort lifestyle. Beautiful Encinitas and Carlsbad beaches, dining and shopping are just moments away along with beautiful hiking and biking trails. This property comes with a Sport Membership to Omni La Costa Resort & Spa.