La Jolla Shores Neighborhood
Developed in the early 1900s, La Jolla Shores is most famous for its expansive beach. Almost a mile long, La Jolla Shores is consistently rated as the best and safest beach in San Diego. Known as “The Shores” by the locals, residents like to go for morning jogs and enjoy evening sunsets in this beautiful tranquil area. For the kayak enthusiasts, La Jolla Shores beach is a favorite launch point. It is home to the only beach boat launch within the San Diego City limits. Wander down Avenida De La Playa and you will find yourself in a delightful business and shopping area. Delicious restaurants, quaint specialty shops and office spaces give this area of La Jolla a real small town, village ambiance. La Jolla Shores is also home to the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, known for its 18 tennis courts and home to the Davis Cup. For more than 75 years, this exclusive beachfront treasure has been a private, non-equity club and resort. It boasts one of the only private stretches of beach in California.
La Jolla Shores Homes
The La Jolla Shores property market consists mostly of custom homes and beach cottages. The Shores is a highly sought-after address and is the most expensive $/sf neighborhood in La Jolla because of its mostly flat area and close proximity to the Pacific Ocean! Luxury condominiums and unbeatable views of the Pacific are what draw people to this beautiful section of San Diego. There are 19 fabulous oceanfront estates with direct access to the sandy beach. Values range up to $20 million! Whether you are looking for a post-war cottage or a premium ocean-view luxury property, La Jolla Shores has something for everyone, even including many condominiums that are vacation rentals or second homes. Some are affordable and priced below $1 million but many are offered for more! Clearly, the huge diversity of residences to choose from in the La Jolla Shores neighborhood makes the Shores a great option!