Welcome to Los Altos
Charming Silicon Valley community with a growing population
Los Altos Real Estate is within a postcard-perfect locale with ties to Silicon Valley’s expansive and enduring job market, making this a sought-after real estate destination. If you're looking for a quiet, upscale community to call home, Los Altos is a great choice. Here, you’ll find tree-lined streets and laid-back neighborhoods that foster a family-friendly atmosphere. Primarily residential, you’ll still enjoy nearby conveniences downtown, which is home to a growing collection of retailers and restaurants.
What to Love
- A beautiful and welcoming community
- Mild and pleasant weather all year-round
- Tree-lined streets and quiet neighborhoods
Los Altos is a family-oriented community with a down-to-earth village feel. While growing with new retail developments sprouting up left and right, Los Altos has maintained its close-knit identity and peaceful neighborhoods. Fantastic schooling options, ample green spaces, and a welcoming community have made this a hotspot for professionals hoping to settle down and families searching for room to grow.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
You’ll always find something delightful on the menu in Los Altos. Los Altos Grill is a can’t-miss local favorite with a crackling fireplace and an intimate setting. ASA has recently been honored with the Gourmand Award from the Michelin Guide — and it’s easy to tell why. Their stunning menu, inviting atmosphere, and world-class service keep residents coming back for more. In a French-inspired chateau, Enchanté Boutique Hotel provides guests with an unforgettable experience, and its bistro is must-visit. State Street Market has a taste of everything in this hybrid indoor-outdoor dining and gathering space.
Things to Do
Downtown Los Altos is a thriving hub for community events all year round. Springtime starts with an Easter egg hunt. In July, the annual Arts & Wine Festival art pieces, artisanal crafts, local wine, live music, and a kid-friendly rides and attractions. For Halloween, the community hosts A BOO-tiful Halloween, a children’s trick-or-treating event. In winter, the holiday season kicks off with the annual Festival of Lights Parade.
The Los Altos Golf & Country Club is a private club that provides residents with fantastic amenities — a stunning golf course, swimming, tennis courts, and decadent dining options. Los Altos Community Center, which opened in October 2021, is a fantastic resource for residents — play bocce ball, sign-up for a class, or rent the space to utilize the commercial kitchen for an event.
The six-acre Redwood Grove is a nature preserve that houses a boardwalk, a rose garden, and observation decks. It’s the perfect place to spend a day outside. Kids will love Shoup Park, which offers a playground, picnic tables, and spacious fields.
Los Altos homes for sale are near exemplary schools. Here is a bird’s-eye view of the academic landscape:
- Elementary Schools
- Gardner Bullis
- Santa Rita
- Middle Schools
- High School
- Private Schools
- St. Nicholas