Malibu, California is renowned for its breathtaking coastline, opulent residences, and outdoor activities. If you are searching for the top Malibu neighborhoods to reside in, we have you covered. Here are the top 10 neighborhoods in Malibu to consider moving into!
Point Dume is the western most point of the Santa Monica Bay. It is renowned for its breathtaking ocean vistas, vast beaches, and opulent real estate. With multiple surf breaks from Paradise Cove to Zumirez and Little Dume, all the way to Westward and PDS Beach, Point Dume is a paradise for surf enthusiasts. Point Dume is also a famous location for outdoor activities like hiking and rockclimbing. It’s located conveniently next to Point Dume Market offering convenient access to favorite local restaurants and grocers.
Carbon Beach, often known as "Billionaire's Beach," is one of Malibu's most exclusive communities. The region is home to some of the most expensive residences in the world and provides an unmatched beachside lifestyle. Carbon Beach is also in close proximity to Malibu's finest shopping and restaurants, making it an ideal location for anyone seeking the Malibu Luxury lifestyle.
Malibu Colony is a beachfront gated community situated on a magnificent stretch of Malibu beach. The neighborhood has some of the area's most opulent residences and provides solitude and exclusivity. Malibu Colony is located in the heart of Malibu by the Civic center providing easy access to many of Malibu’s best restaurants, culture and recreation. It’s an excellent alternative for individuals who desire a luxurious lifestyle with all the conveniences.
Malibu Road is a beachside neighborhood situated on a thin strip of land between the Pacific Coast Highway and the ocean. The area has some of Malibu's most distinctive and aesthetically attractive residences. Malibu Drive is also adjacent to the world famous Surf Rider Beach and many other of California's best surf breaks, making it an excellent choice for surfers.
Located at the base and within the Santa Monica Mountains by Surfrider, Serra Retreat features breathtaking views of the beach and the Santa Monica Mountains. In this luxurious but also laid back community, enjoy the many hiking trails and the tranquil stroll through the canyon where you can see many of Malibu’s oldest estates and ranches in addition to lush fauna and greenery.
Recognized for its laid-back ambiance and family-friendly environment, Zuma beach is a perfect neighborhood for those seeking the Southern California lifestyle. Zuma Beach offers some of the best shorebreak in SoCal and stunning views from Point Dume up the California coast. For families, Zuma Beach and Point Dume is a great choice as both these neighborhoods are located in close proximity to Malibu High School and Point Dume Elementary. Enjoy the convenience of both Point Dume and Trancas Market being only a few minutes away by car!
La Costa Beach offers the iconic Malibu lifestyle and is renowned for its breathtaking seaside vistas and seclusion while still being located fairly close to Los Angeles and Santa Monica. Several properties in this region have deeded access to the La Costa Beach Club: A private access club equipped with grills, showers, patio and interior seating.
Paradise Cove is a seaside neighborhood located just south of Point Dume. The area is renowned for its laid-back vibe and mobile home neighborhood. Although these houses may be mobile homes, don't be mistaken as many of these homes sell for millions of dollars. Paradise Cove is also located next to the famous Paradise Cove Pier and restaurant. Enjoy beach access by foot, car or golf cart to some of the best private beaches and surf spots in all of Malibu.
Broad Beach is located at the farthest end of Zuma beach. The area is renowned for its luxury residences and coastal seclusion. When the tide is low you can explore the tide pools at the end of the beach or, when the tide is higher, surf the gentle waves at Trancas Point. Only a few minutes away by car is Trancas Market hosting some of the best venues, food and grocers in all of Malibu.
Malibu Park is located just behind Malibu High School and the hills behind Zuma Beach. This neighborhood has many beautiful hiking trails and a wide variety of homes ranging from classic Malibu homesteads to luxury multi-million Malibu estates. The neighborhoods, homes and natural beauty here offer a plethora of different experiences to be had from living in this neighborhood.
Whatever your lifestyle and interests, there is a Malibu community that will accommodate them. Interested in exploring these neighborhoods? Reach out to us at any time!