Welcome to the beautiful Palos Verdes Peninsula! Situated just a few miles south of the Los Angeles International Airport, this scenic coastal community is characterized by gently rolling hills, rugged coastline, and dramatic ocean and city light views. From warmly casual to grandly elegant, you're sure to find a welcoming home in one of the Peninsula's four cities. Types of residences vary, with options including gated estates, horse properties, cozy ranches, stylish contemporaries, and everything in between.
Four exclusive cities make up the Palos Verdes Peninsula: Palos Verdes Estates, Rolling Hills, Rolling Hills Estates, and Rancho Palos Verdes. Our cities are protective of the area's semi-rural environment, while providing planned commercial centers to meet residents' needs.
Reknowned throughout the region and the nation as one of the top public school systems, our communities proudly support academic excellence and consistently produce outstanding students from elementary to high school levels. Both Palos Verdes High School and Peninsula High School were recognized in U.S. News and World Report's rankings of America's Best High Schools (December 2007).
A wealth of recreational activities are enjoyed by many along this beautiful coast. Bicycling, jogging, surfing, equestrian activities, sailing, fishing, scuba diving, ice skating, swimming, tennis, and golf are readily available. Organizations such as the Norris Theater of Performing Arts, Peninsula Symphony, Palos Verdes Community Art Center, to name a few, reflect the importance of cultural activities to Peninsula residents.
Vast protected expanses of natural beauty, award-winning public schools, views that rival top vacation destinations, a climate ideally suited to outdoor recreation, the charm of small-town neighborhoods - all within a reasonable distance from the Los Angeles metropolis.
Why live anywhere else?