Rancho Santalina is a newer community in the hills of San Marcos, California. Residents enjoy mild weather year round because of the neighborhood’s location 12 miles from the ocean.
Rancho Santalina was developed between 2007 and 2013 and offers a variety of floor plans. There is a Home Owners Association fee to cover the common area maintenance and homeowners do pay a Mello Roos tax. Residents have views of the mountains and hillside as well as access to seven acres of wilderness, the community park, trails for hiking & biking, and the playground.
This community is served by the San Marcos Unified School District which is one of San Diego County’s largest. Students may attend facilities like Joli Ann Elementary School and San Marcos Middle School as well as highly rated San Marcos High School. There are several charter and private schools like the High Tech facilities, Saint Joseph Academy, and Valley Christian School. Cal State San Marcos and Palomar Community College are nearby.
There are several centers like the San Marcos Town Center, the Creekside Marketplace, the Nordahl Marketplace, and the Grand Plaza.
There are many trails and parks in this region like Cerro De Las Posas Park and Sunset Park. Golf enthusiasts have several venues to choose from like the St. Mark Golf Club, Twin Oaks Golf Course, and the Lake San Marcos Executive Golf Course.
San Marcos is located in San Diego County’s north region. It is bordered by Carlsbad, Vista, Encinitas, and Escondido. This city is known for some of the best restaurants around in the Old California Restaurant Row area of the city.. There are many luxury hotels here including The Lake House Resort, First Choice Executive Suites, and Hampton Inn.
255 Pico Avenue, Suite 250, suite 250San Marcos, CA 92069-3712
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