La Jolla, CA

About La Jolla Real Estate

La Jolla

With the best views of the ocean and dramatic sunsets, La Jolla is a spectacular place to call home. It’s no wonder La Jolla is the most sought-after beach town in Southern California. La Jolla real estate is surrounded by three sides of the sea and its backdrop is the the hills of Mt. Soledad.

La Jolla homes offer an exquisite combination of southern European resort atmosphere and Southern California fun. The more popular neighborhoods in La Jolla include La Jolla Shores, Upper Hermosa, Lower Hermosa, Muirlands, Bird Rock, La Jolla Village and Soledad South. La Jolla preserves a small town quality while still being in reach of convenient urban amenities.

From beach front properties, single family residential homes, luxury properties and rentals, condominiums and more, La Jolla real estate offers it all. You can select from ocean view properties and even oceanfront properties.

Amenities Surrounding La Jolla Real Estate

Living in La Jolla brings a Mediterranean village feel. As one of the most idyllic places to live in the world, La Jolla real estate resides in a distinctive micro-climate with winters that seldom slip below 50 degrees and summers which seldom surpass 90 degrees. Nicknamed “The Jewel” of San Diego, La Jolla has an upscale vibe and world-class attractions unmatched by any other.

With so much to do, La Jolla residents will never run out of entertainment. La Jolla real estate is near ample casual and fine dining, museums and pristine art galleries all centered around the famous La Jolla Village on the bluffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean shore-line.  Featuring one-of-a-kind boutiques, international cuisine, cafes and bistros with a decidedly European flair.  Sports enthusiasts will enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities. La Jolla is home to the world famous Torrey Pines Golf Course situated on Torrey Pines State Reserve Park and  The Lodge at Torrey Pines. Where else can you enjoy surfing, para-sailing, bird-watching, hiking, jogging,sight-seeing all on the same day!

Other well-known attractions in La Jolla include the beautiful and historical La Valencia, Colonial Inn and the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club. On holidays, such as the Fourth of July, the whole family can enjoy fireworks right on the Shores of La Jolla and dine at the La Jolla Shores Inn.  Residents also have the luxury of visiting the Birch Aquarium at Scripps, La Jolla Playhouse and the  Museum of Contemporary Arts. These are all located in close proximity to La Jolla Village. Swimmers, snorkelers, scuba divers and surfers can enjoy the local beaches at La Jolla Shores, the Cove and Windansea.

La Jolla real estate is located only 15 minutes from downtown San Diego and the San Diego International Airport. Nearby are Fashion Valley and Horton Plaza, both high-end shopping malls with eclectic eateries and a vivacious night life. World-famous San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park are just a few minutes away. La Jolla is also home of the University of California, San Diego, UCSD.  La Jolla is a prominent area for many Bio-Tech and software companies. In short, La Jolla is a world class resort village, water-sports playground and a highly acclaimed international artist community.

If you’re interested in La Jolla real estate please contact local area expert and long-time resident, Cathleen Shera at   (858) 342-9373 cell, 858-764-2072 Sotheby’s office or by email atcathleen.shera@sothebysrealty.com.

Some Real Estate Listings in La Jolla, CA

7411 Hillside Drive La Jolla, CA 92037

$5,500,000
5 Beds
7 Baths
6,246 SqFt
Status Pending
MLS # 190005392
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Coldwell Banker Platinum Prop.
Amazing gated estate with jaw dropping panoramic ocean views of La Jolla Shores from almost every room. Remodeled with contemporary Mediterranean feel. Very open and bright, new custom wood flooring, new remodeled kitchen and family room, private office, huge living/dining room with floor to ceiling glass, main level master suite, four bedrooms on lower level, third level game room & wine cellar, elevator, large decks on each level with panoramic ocean views, spa on lower level, 3-car attached garage.

7847 Lookout Drive La Jolla, CA 92037

$2,995,000
3 Beds
3 Baths
2,500 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 190057690
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Willis Allen Real Estate
This custom home was designed in 1948 by master architect Thomas Shepard and a possible significant Tax savings through Mills Tax Act and may be purchased furnished. The residence has two bedrooms plus sitting area and the third B/R has separate entrance on ground level. The entrance offers a seating patio w North Shore ocean coastline views. Also the L/R has vaulted ceilings,F/P and ocean views. The main patio has covered Dining room, fireplace, pizza oven and fountain. [Supplement]: The fruit trees above the fountain include Lemon, Orange, Fig, and grapes. Inside a fabulous chefs kitchen with six burner Viking stove, a marble center island, bar stools, generous storage and cabinets with the finest quality! This home offers ideal indoor and outdoor living....The lovely outdoor dinning area has a grill and warming oven along with 2 sinks, romantically appointed with wood burning fireplace. The property was remodeled and expanded in 1991 by previous owner. This jewel of a property is situated behind a gated entrance on a quiet secluded street. Buyer to verify all measurements ad sqft before COE. Assessors records show built in 1990 and 2261 sqft.

5641 Chelsea Ave La Jolla, CA 92037

$2,895,000
3 Beds
2 Baths
1,280 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 200000852
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Pace Realty
Great House with development potential. In the future Build your Dream home by Remodeling this house. One of the Last undeveloped houses on a Lot with Views of the Ocean just a few yards away. In Bird Rock La Jolla with a fantastic access to the Bird Rock Commercial District with Restaurants and unique shops, medical offices, Markets CVS Pharmacy Etc. within short walking distance.

1410 Inspiration Dr La Jolla, CA 92037

$26,000,000
6 Beds
8 Baths
11,404 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 200019963
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Willis Allen Real Estate
Built in 2013 to the highest of standards, this absolutely amazing home is timeless in its quality, design and location, such that it will remain one of the finest estates in La Jolla for generations to come, providing immeasurable pleasure, comfort and inspiration to anyone fortunate enough to call it home. Situated privately yet able to capture excellent ocean views, the home was thoughtfully constructed on 2 of 3 parcels that comprise the almost 1.4 acres of land. Fully gated and surrounded by gorgeous landscaping and mature hedges, this California Traditional style home is barely visible from the street. Its 2 above grade levels are exquisite, featuring 6 bedroom suites including separable guest quarters above a 2 car garage, and a main level optional master. Upstairs, the impressive primary master bedroom suite has sitting areas, a fireplace, large shower, his and hers closets and toilets, as well as a large private balcony with a therapeutic spa and fireplace. Elegant, large and chic living, dining and family rooms by acclaimed designer Jeffrey Billhuber facilitate excellent flow for both warm day-to-day living as well as lively entertaining. There are home offices located off of both the kitchen and master. Many rooms flow seamlessly inside to out through pocketing screen doors. A covered patio off of the family room affords the quintessential indoor/outdoor living, dining and entertainment for which La Jolla is loved. Below grade is a wine cellar, theater room with bar, a great deal of storage and an 18+ car showroom, which could also be used in many other ways, suc

7310 Vista Del Mar La Jolla, CA 92037

$9,995,000
3 Beds
4.5 Baths
4,900 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 200037958
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Trevi Hills Realty Inc.

1330 Inspiration Drive La Jolla, CA 92037

$13,500,000
5 Beds
11 Baths
12,017 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # NDP2000416
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Willis Allen Real Estate
Exquisite Muirlands trophy estate! Sited gracefully with majestic privacy on a prime acre on one of La Jolla's most valuable streets, this gorgeous and recently redone Mediterranean style home is an entertainer's paradise that simultaneously offers warm, comfortable spaces and a layout that feels extremely livable while also being utterly impressive. An ocean view master bedroom suite upstairs, accessible by multiple staircases as well as an elevator, is perfectly situated to capture the views over the Village and Country Club to the Pacific Ocean. Multiple secondary bedroom suites and entertaining features such as an upstairs game room and movie theater are perfectly located to provide a welcoming yet secluded experience in this elegant estate. Soaring ceilings, timeless finishes that exude quality as well as class and a design that caters perfectly to both formal entertainment and casual day-to-day activities are the defining characteristics that make the opportunity to experience this property so special. Outside, the fully fenced and hedged grounds offer a semi-circular driveway with two gated curb cuts accessing 2 attached garages for 5+ cars as well as a free standing bonus structure that could house additional parking stalls and/or has many other uses. In the back, a surprisingly large and level grassy lawn is adjacent to an inviting pool, both of which are connected to the house through large french doors, covered terraces and expansive hardscape that beckons one to live both indoors and out. With covered sitting areas on both sides of the home, the hardest decision

8410 Whale Watch Way La Jolla, CA 92037

$13,950,000
4 Beds
6 Baths
8,500 SqFt
Status Pending
MLS # 200047522
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Berkshire Hathaway HomeService
Enjoy the splendor of legendary Whale Watch views- vast ocean, miles of waves and shoreline, blazing sunsets, sparkling night lights; style, grace, comfortable elegance, open-concept living, beauty at every turn. Resort-like grounds, expansive terraces, balconies, lanai enhance the indoor/outdoor experience. A thoughtful floor plan includes master retreat on the entry level, glorious and abundant living spaces, cozy office, theater, high-capacity refrigerated wine cellar, elevator. Captivating!

5460 La Jolla Boulevard G301 La Jolla, CA 92037

$2,199,000
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,676 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 200049531
Property Type Attached
Price Type --
La Jolla Real Estate Finder
Enjoy this spectacular Seahaus La Jolla Ocean View. Top Floor Condo. From the Living Room, The Master Bedroom, and the Balcony. Wake up to the Ocean View from the Master Bedroom in this top Floor Unit at this upscale community of the Seahaus La Jolla. Viking Pro, Kitchen Aid Appliances. Full Size Washer and Dryer. Dining Room, and great Ocean View Living Room. Two assigned side by Side Parking spaces. Assigned storage unit. Walk-in Closet, Two Bedrooms, two Bathrooms. Laundry Room, Full Size washer/Dryer.

363 Nautilus Street La Jolla, CA 92037

$2,200,000
4 Beds
3 Baths
1,326 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 200050837
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Berkshire Hathaway HomeService
Live at the Beach in La Jolla at Windansea's Natural water/park. This Beach Cottage with three bedrooms and two baths is in one of the best locations in the world, especially if you like surfing, tide-pooling, swimming, sunbathing, and beautiful sunsets every night. The pool and spa included. Property has been used as a furnished rental for many years and has financial information available. There is an additional studio apartment also included. You will love walking to the restaurants, bars, and shopping up the street on La Jolla Blvd. Live the dream in la Jolla at the Beach.

1080 Muirlands Drive La Jolla, CA 92037

$6,980,000
4 Beds
3.5 Baths
5,789 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 200053980
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Berkshire Hathaway HomeService
This beautiful contemporary home showcases walls of glass accentuating absolutely awe-inspiring views overlooking the city, golf course and ocean. An artfully designed pivot door and rounded travertine wall welcome you into the open interior featuring 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths plus an office, generously-sized living and dining rooms separated by a dual-sided fireplace, and numerous skylights found throughout. The serene master suite, perfectly situated away from the 2 secondary bedrooms on the main floor boasts a view deck, fireplace, abundant storage in its L-shaped display closet, and a spacious stone bath. An ideal space for older children or as a guest quarters, the lower level offers an en suite bedroom and large living area with a 2,200 bottle climate-controlled wine cellar. Peace and privacy abound from the lushly landscaped pool patio providing more than ample space for lounging, sunbathing or soaking in the elevated spa while enjoying the views. Sought-after Muirlands locale!

1205 Coast Boulevard D La Jolla, CA 92037

$2,650,000
2 Beds
2.5 Baths
2,230 SqFt
Status Pending
MLS # NDP2100633
Property Type Attached
Price Type --
Willis Allen Real Estate
Enjoy ocean views from every room in this expansive oceanfront townhome that is one of only two units that offers 2000+ SqFt of living space in the highly coveted 7-unit 1205 Coast complex in the heart of the Village atop La Jolla Cove! Available to purchase for the first time in 26 years, this newly renovated condo features a reverse floorplan with panoramic ocean views up the coast throughout the living space, as well as a private stand-alone location on the East side of the complex with no shared walls to any other unit. The main upper level enjoys a living room/dining room combination with a wet bar, huge bay window and sliding door to the attached ocean view balcony; an eat-in family kitchen with bar seating and breakfast nook; a dedicated office with built-ins; and a half-bathroom. The lower level offers two master suites each with sit-down ocean views, spacious en-suite bathrooms, walk-in closets and an ocean-facing joint balcony. The unit also enjoys a large, lower-level laundry room, multiple walk-in storage closets, and a private 2-car tandem garage! This one-of-a-kind oceanfront condo offers a rare blend of lock-and-leave condo convenience and stand-alone privacy thats often associated with single family homes. In addition, youll love walking to shops and restaurants with ease from this quintessential in-Village location just across the one-way street from La Jollas iconic La Jolla Cove Beach and Park!

1320 Muirlands Dr La Jolla, CA 92037

$22,995,000
6 Beds
10 Baths
12,628 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 210001070
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Compass
This recently completed architectural masterpiece sits on the rim of Bluebird Canyon boasting sprawling views of the Pacific Ocean, La Jolla Country Club and the charming Village of La Jolla. Reminiscent of a Four Seasons Resort, this exceptional Contemporary/Spanish home is meticulously designed with over 12,000 sf of details that will leave you breathless: Private gated compound, 6 bedrooms w/en suite baths including casita w/ kitchen and living area, see supp.remarks below

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