Rancho Bernardo Real Estate, Information & Community Maps

Rancho Bernardo Real Estate, Information & Community Maps

A bounty of inspirations to get out and explore coupled with abundant modes of relaxation, Rancho Bernardo in San Diego, California meets you where you are with resources and amenities to spare. Originally part of the 1842 Rancho San Bernardo Mexican land grant, Rancho Bernardo is situated amongst rolling hills roughly 20 miles northeast of San Diego’s downtown and a short 20 minutes from the Pacific Ocean. Containing the communities of Carmel Mountain Ranch, 4S Ranch, Sabre Springs, Del Sur and Santaluz, real estate listings in Rancho Bernardo frequently boast neighborhood recreation center membership as one of their amenities. Also home to a number of corporate headquarters including Sony U.S., Hewlett-Packard and Eastman-Kodak, Rancho Bernardo makes short work of attracting businesses, residents and visitors alike.

Shopping and Dining
One way to start the day in Rancho Bernardo is shopping at Pomerado Village Shopping Center, complete with an Albertsons, Papa Johns, Starbucks and the cleverly named Bernard’O Restaurant. Dentistry, financial services, a travel agency and specialty mailing from Village Mail & More can also be found here. The Rancho Bernardo Village, The Plaza, The New Mercado and Oaks North Plaza shopping centers are a few more shopping destination right in Rancho Bernardo.

The Plaza Shopping Center – Von’s, Big 5 Sporting Goods, Urge Gastropub, The Barrel Room Wine Bar and Bistro, Akai Hana, Carvers Steaks and Chops, Round Table Pizza, financial services, U.S. Post Office,   
Minutes north is Westfield’s North County Shopping Mall (Major Department Stores, 100+ stores and 20+ restaurants
The Plaza Shopping Center – Von’s, Big 5 Sporting Goods, Urge Gastropub, The Barrel Room Wine Bar and Bistro, Akai Hana, Carvers Steaks and Chops, Round Table Pizza, financial services, U.S. Post Office,   Minutes north is Westfield’s North County Shopping Mall (Major Department Stores, 100+ stores and 20+ restaurants.


Parks and Recreation
From city parks and recreation centers to the multitude of activities hosted on Lake Hodge’s Reservoir, a day at the park in Rancho Bernardo is whatever you make it. Rancho Bernardo Community Park encompasses 40 acres of varied facilities from eight ball fields, tennis and basketball courts, multiple playgrounds and an outdoor gazebo. Indoors, a gymnasium and meeting rooms are available for community use and rental. Parks and recreation activities range from sports to dancing, youth to senior and therapeutic to competitive. The Rancho Bernardo Off-Leash Dog Park is also part of Rancho Bernardo Community Park covering two and two thirds acres and including three, double-gate entry, off-leash pens where your dog can roam free and play with other neighborhood dogs. For those who prefer acres of water to acres of grass, Lake Hodges Reservoir provides 1,234 surface acres of exactly that. Also including 27 miles of shoreline and a picnic area with 12 tables and six barbecues, a day at Lake Hodges Reservoir can include boating, fishing and even hiking or bicycle riding along the shore’s trail system.

Offering every sort of living space from apartments to town homes, custom homes and even full service, active retirement communities (such as Casa de las Campanas), the real estate listings in Rancho Bernardo will catch the eyes of singles, families and retirees alike. Come stay at the Rancho Bernardo Inn while you check out area homes for sale, and get a taste of all the fun and festivities this community has to offer. With more than two decades of tradition, the annual RB Alive! Expo in June features more than 300 booths ranging from arts and crafts to baked goods, health screenings, business exhibits, faith organizations and more. A kids’ carnival with rides, games and concessions also adds to the festive atmosphere of this event which draws between 30,000 and 50,000 attendees. Even if you miss RB Alive!, there’s still plenty of opportunities to celebrate here. The Del Sur Farmers’ Market takes place every Thursday from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. Featuring food and fun for the whole family, the Farmers’ Market’s 70+ vendors come together to offer produce, eggs and other locally produced products for sale directly in the community. To take part in golf, tennis, swimming and more, all in a private, luxury atmosphere, choose from the many golf and country clubs in the area including Carmel Mountain Ranch, Oaks North, Bernardo Heights, The Santaluz or The Country Club of Rancho Bernardo. And speaking of luxury, the ambiance of the Bernardo Winery is sure to swallow you up with the feeling. So much more than a tasting room, Bernardo Winery, the oldest, continuously operating winery in the country has become a destination unto itself featuring an award-winning café, spa, shops and a village atmosphere that will draw you in and transport you to a Mediterranean paradise like nothing you’ve ever known. Shaded by an olive grove and equipped to host special events and private tastings, Bernardo Winery is just one more reason to love Rancho Bernardo

Schools, Health, Transportation
Part of the Poway Unified School District, Rancho Bernardo public school children attend Stone Ranch or Shoal Creek Elementary, Bernardo Heights Middle or Rancho Bernardo High Schools. Parents preferring a Christian classroom experience can enroll their children in nearby Maranatha Christian Schools providing pre-K through 12th grade education. Parents can also gain peace of mind, along with singles and families of all ages, with the knowledge that Rancho Bernado’s healthcare resources are as rich as its educational ones. Between the SHARP Rees-Steely, Scripps Clinic and Palomar Pomerado Health locations, all right in Rancho Bernardo, every one of your family’s medical needs (emergency care, labor and delivery, pediatrics, dermatology, radiology, surgery, bariatric / weight loss, cardiology, oncology, rehabilitation and many more) are sure to be covered. Those recurring themes, availability, selection and quality, seem to resurface again and again about so many of the resources in Rancho Bernardo. Spend a few days here, and you’ll find this out for yourself.

Community Maps
With sixty communities ranging from attached, detached, senior (55+) and luxury homes, Rancho Bernardo (92128) is one of San Diego's first master planned communities.  To the west, 4S Ranch is one of San Diego's newest master-planned communities.  With forty plus developments 4S Ranch and it's sister communities of Del Sur and Santa Luz ever expanding, these communities continue to attract new and existing home buyers.


Contact Information

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Tom Conery & Bruce Rae
Best San Diego Properties Group
4305 Gesner Street, Suite 212
San Diego CA 92117
(858) 945-7833
(619) 507-2718
Fax: (619) 276-1740