The Spinnaker Hill Neighborhood in Aviara in Carlsbad California
Spinnaker Hill is an older (for our area) neighborhood bordering Aviara in Carlsbad and close to the Carlsbad beaches.
Where is the Spinnaker Hill Neighborhood Located?
Spinnaker Hill is located in South Carlsbad, off Batiquitos Drive, near the Batiquitos Lagoon and less than 2 miles from the ocean, and about 25 miles from downtown San Diego.
Why Do People Live in Spinnaker Hill?
With beautiful views…hills, trees, the neighborhood, or even the distant ocean depending on location…Spinnaker Hill appeals to buyers. The neighborhood sprawls over a number of residential streets with mostly single story homes, adding to a feeling of privacy, yet is a short distance to amenities, shopping and dining, and of course the beaches, plus excellent Carlsbad Schools provide a draw to Spinnaker Hill.
Looking for a Home for Sale in Spinnaker Hill in Carlsbad?
Homes in Spinnaker Hill cover a fairly wide price range, and the inventory is limited given the size of the community. You can start your search for homes for sale in Spinnaker Hill in Carlsbad with this link (the MLS updates this site 24/7).
What’s it Like to Live in the Spinnaker Hill Neighborhood in Carlsbad?
Spinnaker Hill homes were built in the late 1970s with a range of styles, some more contemporary than others. Lush vegetation is plentiful and many streets are lined with trees and other mature plantings and flowers, and are beautifully tended year-round. Homes range in size from 1685 SF to about 2800 SF with 3 to 5 bedrooms and 2 – 3 baths. Some homes offer large beautifully landscaped backyards
What’s Going on Nearby the Spinnaker Hill Neighborhood?
Everything Spinnaker Hill residents need in terms of recreation, services, shopping and dining will be found close by. Residents can easily enjoy dining and shopping in La Costa several miles to the east along El Camino Real, and along the ocean to the west at the recently-built Carlsbad Hilton Oceanfront Resort (Chandler’s has a great bar and offer indoor and outdoor dining with terrific ocean views) – the Hilton offers a stunning spa as well. You’ll find high end shopping at The Forum to the south off El Camino, to the north at the Carlsbad Premium Outlets Mall, with two strip malls at the corner of El Camino and Alga about 2 miles to the east.
Of course there is golf at the Aviara Golf Club in Aviara (about 2 miles) or just a little further at the La Costa Resort and Spa. The South Carlsbad beaches are just minutes away, and the Batiquitos Lagoon and wildlife preserve to the south is a popular area for hiking, running and bird watching with miles of trails (no boating, fishing or swimming). Nearby tourist attractions include Legoland, the Museum of Making Music (video), The Flower Fields (open from mid-March until early May) and the Leo Carrillo Historic Ranch Park in Rancho Carrillo.
Head east to La Costa and El Camino Real to find the Carlsbad City Library and the popular city-owned Cannon Art Gallery (video from Skate Art Exhibit).
What Schools will Spinnaker Hill Children Attend?
Spinnaker Hill children will attend 1 of the 2 Carlsbad Unified Schools for younger children - Aviara Oaks Elementary and Aviara Oaks Middle Schools. These schools are in the Aviara community. Older students will go to either Carlsbad High School or the newly built (2013) Sage Creek High School (school choice).
Ready to Start Your Home Search in Spinnaker Hill and Aviara in Carlsbad California?
If you have any questions or would like more information, please don't hesitate to ask. If you are looking for Carlsbad homes for sale, your new Southern California destination could be in the popular and beautiful Spinnaker Hill neighborhood in Aviara! Start your search using the links below – the MLS updates this site 24/7 or let me know what you need and I will customize a search for you.
Enjoy the video tour of the Spinnaker Hill neighborhood in Aviara below.