RANCHO BERNARDO HOMES FOR SALE
The upscale master-planned community of Rancho Bernardo is about a 30-minute drive from downtown San Diego, nestled serenely in a lush valley within the northern inland area of San Diego County. First established in the 1960s and built up through the 1980s, Rancho Bernardo spans more than 7,000 acres and includes about 17,000 homes that include Rancho Bernardo condos, townhomes, single-family homes and active adult living residences.
The Rancho Bernardo home community is one of the most aesthetically pleasing suburban San Diego real estate developments due to the community’s rigid covenants and strict enforcement policy. More than a dozen distinctive Rancho Bernardo neighborhoods flow beautifully through the scenic rolling landscape, with many homes offering golf course, valley and distant mountain views.
The homes for sale in Rancho Bernardo offer quick and easy access to major freeways and other San Diego communities. The I-15 is centrally located within the community, with SR 56 to the south, and Hwy 78 to the north. Metropolitan San Diego attractions such as the San Diego Wild Animal Park, San Diego Zoo and Sea World of California are just a short drive away. Lake Hodges and Lake Poway are even closer, and offer Rancho Bernardo home owners exceptional biking, hiking, and horse riding trails in a serene setting.
One of the highlights of Rancho Bernardo living is the 40-acre Glassman Recreation Center and Park, one of six recreation centers easily accessible to the homes in Rancho Bernardo. It provides endless recreational opportunities including an indoor gym, play areas, eight ball fields, two outdoor basketball courts, six tennis courts, lawn bowling, and a two-acre dog park.
Rancho Bernardo also hosts top-rated country clubs and championship golf courses that include the Rancho Bernardo Inn Golf Resort & Spa, The Country Club of Rancho Bernardo, and the Bernardo Heights Country Club. The Country Club of Rancho Bernardo sports an award-winning champion golf that was lauded by Connoisseur Golf &Travel magazine as one of San Diego’s “Best of the Best” golf experiences.
Rancho Bernardo is also home to the Rancho Bernardo Industrial Park which encompasses more than 685 acres and houses some 50,000 workers from a variety of high-tech and financial companies that include Sony Electronics, Siemens, Hewlett-Packard, Northrop Grumman and Time Warner Cable.
Surrounding Rancho Bernardo are a number of shopping centers, restaurants, and office parks for the convenience of the community’s residents. Ranch Bernardo children attend the Poway School District which routinely achieves some of the highest scores in California. National University, Palomar College and the University of Phoenix offer higher education near Rancho Bernardo.
There are over a dozen distinctive neighborhoods in the community that offer Rancho Bernardo homes for sale in a wide choice of condos, townhomes, single-family homes and an age-restricted active adult living community. Neighborhoods include Camino Bernardo, High Country West, Bernardo Heights, Seven Oaks, Bernardo Hills, Gatwood, Eastview, Greens, The Trails, Montelina, Vista De Lago, Westwood, and Westwood Valley.