Montecito

The Neighborhood

Montecito offers its resident’s unrivaled privacy and elegance in one of the country’s most beautiful & sought after communities.  Many of these large historic estates have been updated and expanded since they were built in the early 1900’s and vary in architectural style from English Manor, to Elegant Contemporary, French Country, and Spanish Colonial Revival (popularized by Montecito resident George Washington Smith).  With it’s small, tree-lined streets, large lots, & manicured hedges, this 8 square mile community enjoys a country feel with all the modern conveniences.  Montecito’s two upscale commercial hubs, The Upper Village along East Valley Road and The Lower, Coast Village Road, provide an assortment of luxury shops, fine dining restaurants, & boutiques. 

Highlights

Butterfly Beach, Coast Village Road, Lotusland, Montecito Peak, Hiking Trails, Four Season’s Biltmore & The Coral Casino, Casa del Herrero, Music Academy of the West, Westmont College, & San Ysidro Ranch

Favorite Shops & Eateries

The Pharmacy, Jeannine’s Bakery, Wendy Foster, Pierre Lafond Wine Bistro, The Honor Bar, Panino, Tre Luna, Lucky’s, & Red Salon

Farmer's Market

Friday 8:00-11:15am on the 1100 & 1200 block of Coast Village Road

 

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