Montecito CA Homes & Real Estate For Sale

Included below are homes for sale and real estate in Montecito, CA.

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Montecito February 8, 2023
22
Listed
107
Avg. DOM
$2,068.49
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$9,475,000
Med. List Price
22 Properties
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Open 2/12
1022 Fairway Rd Montecito,  CA 93108
$1,550,000
Condo: El Montecito Verde
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,527
Sq.Ft.
1973
Year Built
2
Days on Site
23-298
MLS
Welcome to El Montecito Verde, an exclusive hidden enclave of charming Mediterranean condominiums. This rarely available home offers a spacious +/-1527 sqft one level floor plan plus a huge...
Open 2/11
1524 E Valley Rd Montecito,  CA 93108
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,784
Sq.Ft.
1957
Year Built
2
Days on Site
23-312
MLS
Incredible spot! Incredible home! You can live two doors down from Pierre Lafond Bakery/ Deli in Montecito's Upper Village! Stunning single level 2BD/2BATH (1,784 sq.ft.) mid-century modern...
6
Beds
5
Baths
3,194
Sq.Ft.
1920
Year Built
7
Days on Site
23-263
MLS
Overflowing w vintage charm, this updated Montecito property combines style & versatility in an ideal coastal location. Echoing the San Ysidro Ranch, the board & batten cluster of cottages was...
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,553
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
10
Days on Site
23-220
MLS
Privately tucked away & secluded behind the high walls & hedges of this extensively remodeled property, a peaceful Upper Village oasis awaits.Inspired by the view of the Santa Ynez Mtns & Tulum's...
$26,500,000
Neighborhood: 05 - Padaro
5
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
5,540
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
10
Days on Site
23-223
MLS
Located on prestigious Padaro Lane, this gated expansive beachfront estate combines formality with comfort, and is perfectly angled for privacy and dramatic sunsets. With ocean views up and down the...
6
Beds
7F21/2
Baths
6,698
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
17
Days on Site
23-146
MLS
Behind the private gates of Montecito Valley Ranch sits a beautifully constructed Mediterranean home designed by Ray Ketzel & Jerry Goodman. The 5 bed, 7 bath home features 6,500 sq. ft. of...
6
Beds
7F21/2
Baths
6,698
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
17
Days on Site
23-148
MLS
Behind the private gates of Montecito Valley Ranch sits a beautifully constructed Mediterranean home designed by Ray Ketzel & Jerry Goodman. The 5 bed, 7 bath home features 6,500 sq. ft. of...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,868
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
17
Days on Site
23-157
MLS
Settle into Montecito beach living in this spacious 3-bd/2-ba single-level Montecito Shores residence, just steps from the beach. The second floor location affords wonderful peeks of the ocean from...
5
Beds
6F11/2
Baths
2.43
Acres
2002
Year Built
20
Days on Site
23-131
MLS
With breathtaking ocean views from nearly every room, this exceptional and gated, over 2.4-acre Montecito estate hits the open market for the first time and showcases a world-class remodel utilizing...
4
Beds
4
Baths
1885
Year Built
20
Days on Site
22-3625
MLS
Exquisite and rare, 1 Miramar is located steps from both Miramar Beach and Rosewood Miramar Hotel, surrounded by mature gardens and large lawns. This historic and architecturally remarkable property,...
7
Beds
8F11/2
Baths
9,701
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
20
Days on Site
23-137
MLS
A vibrant & versatile lifestyle is matched only by the timeless design & stunning ocean & mountain views from this 2.4AC Montecito estate. With a youthful energy permeating thru-out the residence,...
$7,750,000
Condo: Montecito Shores
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1974
Year Built
27
Days on Site
23-78
MLS
Elegant top floor condo in exclusive, gated Montecito Shores. Overlooking iconic Hammond's Beach and offering ocean and mountain views through large windows. Extensively remodeled with quality...

Montecito Neighborhood Information

• What is it like to live in Montecito, CA 93108? •

Montecito is truly a little slice of heaven. With a stunning stretch of coastline, a large variety of mature vegetation, some of the best hiking trails in the entire area and its unique and special architecture, Montecito displays unparallaled beauty. Its residents share a common appreciation for this most charming community with its ideal Mediterranean climate.


Montecito, 93108 has been named among the top 10 most expensive U.S. ZIP codes 


At first glance this secluded area feels like an unassuming drive through the Californian country side. Many of the homes are tucked away from the streets behind gates and tall hedges for privacy. Lot sizes are generally of larger acreage, and its real estate is in the high luxury price points. Montecito attracts affluent homebuyers for its charm, casual lifestyle and much appreciated privacy.

You will find an interesting variety of architectural styles including predominantely Spanish Revival, but also French Country, English Tudor, Cape Cod, as well as Contemporary structures -  just to name a few. One of the notable local architects during the early 20th century was George Washington Smith, known for his Spanish Colonial Revival Style.

You can find all types of topography from hillside settings to beachfront. Many properties enjoy breathtakingly beautiful mountain and ocean views.

Things to know when relocating to Montecito

Schools 

The schools in Montecito are top-tier, both public as well as private. Options include:

Shopping

There are two main shopping areas in Montecito: the Upper Village and Lower Village. The Lower Village, along Coast Village Road, has a nice selection of boutiques, top notch restaurants, wine tasting and other popular establishments. Additional shopping can be found at the Montecito Country Mart, with groceries, bistros, boutiques, a toy store, pet supplies and amazing pizza at Bettina and ice cream at Rori's.

Popular Lower Village restaurant options include:

The Upper Village, located at East Valley Rd and San Ysidro Rd, is another quaint shopping area with smaller stores and boutiques, grocery essentials, a public library, a post office, bistros and lovely dining options.

Popular Upper Village dining options include:

   

Montecito World Class Resorts

Some of the area’s most outstanding hotels can be found in Montecito. An example would be the highly acclaimed Biltmore Four Seasons Resort. Next door you will find the popular private Coral Casino Club with an Olympic-sized pool, fitness center, sun deck, restaurant and beach access. (•Note: Currently these facilities are closed.)

A newer addition to Montecito is the Rosewood Miramar Beach Hotel. This exquisite five-star resort is simply stunning. With several world-class dining options, bars, the Sense Spa, fabulous beach access and so much more, the Miramar Hotel has quickly ranked as one of the areas most popular destinations. Locals equally enjoy the resort's beautiful events or day spa passes here.

The San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito is another luxury hotel with a very special and idyllic setting and is one of the most historic and secret hideaways. It is regularly ranking with hospitality awards and accolades, and represents the quintessential Montecito lifestyle. 

Montecito's Botanic Attraction

Another must-see locale in Montecito is the magical Lotusland.

The alluring botanical garden estate was purchased by Madam Ganna Walska in 1941, and she spent the next 43 years passionately creating a collection of exotic plants, known today as one of the 10 best gardens in the world. This is a spectacular site for any gardening and nature lover and can't be missed. 

Note: To tour this spectacular venue, you will need to make reservations in advance.