La Costa Ridge
Dolcetto in La Costa Ridge

La Costa Ridge, as its name implies, sits at the top of a scenic hillside ridge in La Costa.

In fact,La Costa ridge sits on one of the highest points in Carlsbad and is also the only gated master planned community in Carlsbad. With Italian-inspired architecture,  La Costa Ridge is known for luxurious and large homes–and as a premier La Costa Village.

Many owners have improved their  homes here with substantial upgrades, both inside and out. As a result of builder’s original care in construction and owner’s quality improvements, homes here tend to sell at a premium–especially the large single story plans. There are 262 homes in La Costa Ridge, which sit adjacent to the 1000-acre La Costa Preserve.

Schools for La Costa Ridge

La Costa Ridge is served by the highly-rated San Marcos School District.  Elementary level kids attend the highly-rated and nearby La Costa Meadows Elementary School, while middle school students attend San Elijo Middle School and high school students attend the recently remodeled and highly-desired San Marcos High School.

Original builders were Pulte Homes (San Vicenzo), Warmington Residential (Fiori) Shea Homes (Messina) and City Ventures (Dolcetto). Home prices here start at $1 million and go up from there.

Other La Costa Villages include La Costa Greens, La Costa Valley and La Costa Oaks.

Listed below are all currently listed La Costa Ridge homes for sale–which don’t come onto the market very often. Below that are recent sales in this La Costa Village.

If you have any questions about La Costa Ridge or La Costa real estate in general, please feel free to call Roberta or Scott Murphy at either 760-942-9100 or 760-613-6190 or email

La Costa Ridge Homes for Sale in La Costa

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3223 Corte Paloma Carlsbad, CA 92009

5 Beds
5.5 Baths
5,039 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # CR00008
Property Type Single Family Residence
Private OCEAN VIEW estate in gated La Costa Ridge on premium canyon lot. 5039 SF w/5 ensuite BRs, incl 1st fl guest suite. Amazing upgrades incl French doors, stone floors/stairs. Chef 226; 8364; 8482;s Kitchen w/Thermador pro appls, granite counters, island/breakfast bar, walk-in & butler 226; 8364; 8482;s pantries. Huge master retreat w/fireplace, view balcony, spa-inspired bath w/mosaic tile,custom walk-in closet. Entertainer 226; 8364; 8482;s yard w/views to Baja thru rear glass wall, built-in BBQ, private courtyard, water wall feature. See suppl. Seller will entertain offers between $1,898,888-$1,988,888. Private OCEAN VIEW estate in prestigious gated La Costa Ridge on premium canyon lot. Largest 5039 SF Fiori floor plan w/5 ensuite BRs, incl 1st fl guest suite plus office, each w/French doors that open to a private courtyard. 4 car garage. Upstairs BRs incl a 226; 8364; 339;command central 226; 8364; 65533; office w/stone floor & built-ins, & another w/balcony thru French door. Immaculate coastal retreat w/upgrades T/O incl French doors, stone floors/stairs, tray ceilings, custom window coverings & surround sound inside/out. Striking entry w/columns that open to the impressive living room w/fireplace & double French doors from the formal dining room to covered loggia. Chef 226; 8364; 8482;s Kitchen w/Thermador pro appls, granite counters, island/breakfast bar, stone backsplash, 6 burner range w/grill, pot filler, double ovens, walk-in pantry & butler 226; 8364; 8482;s pantry w/wine fridge & prep sink, plus built-in office nook. Huge Family Room centered by impressive fireplace & opens to rear year thru French door. Massive master retreat w/fireplace, private view balcony, spa-inspired bath w/mosaic tile, his/hers vanities plus 3rd sit-down vanity, large soaking tub, shower & custom walk-in closet. Entertain in style in the tranquil rear yard overlooking ocean views to Baja thru rear glass wall w/complete privacy to enjoy the coastal indoor/outdoor life w/built-in BBQ, covered loggia, water wall feature & private courtyard. Impressive & pristine, insid...

6933 Sitio Cordero Carlsbad, CA 92009

5 Beds
5.5 Baths
4,210 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 190006907
Property Type Single Family Residence
Rare Find! 1 story home in prestigious gated community of La Costa Ridge, on quiet cul-de-sac. Enjoy panoramic views of hills, night lights, distant ocean & lagoon views. Built around a center fully-enclosed, large courtyard for soaking up the CA sunshine in complete privacy. Features upstairs bonus retreat, beautifully upgraded-wood floors, granite counter tops, high-end appliances, & new carpeting. Complete with fully paid for Solar and drought tolerate landscaping. Impressed? Wait until you see it!

3192 Sitio Sendero Carlsbad, CA 92009

5 Beds
5.5 Baths
4,792 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 190010352
Property Type Single Family Residence
One of the most sought after sites within the gates of La Costa Ridge. This home is framed by resortlike grounds; complete with solar assisted pool, sports court, BBQ area, several relaxing seating areas with fire features and mature landscaping. The interior floor-plan offers functionality and easy-living with ample spaces for the entire family. Tastefully appointed with warm materials and custom craftsmanship along with owned solar panels. This is the home that combines amenities with location.

3254 Sitio Avellana Carlsbad, CA 92009

$1,675,000 - 5Br/4Ba -  for Sale in La Costa, Carlsbad
Open House
5 Beds
4 Baths
4,802 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 190011651
Property Type Single Family Residence
Elegant semi custom home in gated area Outstanding top of the line features: Spa quality master bath with jetted luxury tub, steam shower with dual heads+4 body sprays,fog free mirror,custom lighting Huge formal entry, separate wine room, formal dining & living rooms, game room, two family rooms, abundant use of granite triple edge counters and tile accents, crown molding, Venetian plaster wall accents, custom window treatments and shutters, arched doorways. outdoor kitchen/fireplace , finished garage.

La Costa Ridge Homes Sold in Past Year

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