Malibu, California, located in popular Los Angeles County, is best known for its stunning coastal landscape and highly-rated beaches.
Living in Malibu means combining a luxury seaside community with a deep appreciation for nature. You’ll have access to several outdoor recreation opportunities such as hiking, boating, surfing, and relaxing on the beach.
With over 500 miles of trails, the Santa Monica Mountains offer everything from family-friendly hiking to more challenging trips, making the area an ideal place to live for nature lovers.
The Malibu coast spans 27 miles, providing residents plenty of space to enjoy more secluded areas, but also remain close to tons of food, entertainment, and travel options. Many renowned bars and restaurants call Malibu home, and Malibu is also an easy drive to Los Angeles’ amenities, less than 25 miles away.
Though tucked away in the Santa Monica Mountains, Malibu can be accessed using the Pacific Coast Highway or the 101, making popular destinations like Hollywood and Burbank less than 40 minutes away. If you’re traveling somewhere further, the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is only an hour’s drive away.
One of the most striking features of the city is the sheer diversity of the architectural styles of the properties in Malibu. Many Malibu homes are custom-built, adding unique characteristics to the area.
For students that live in Malibu, they’re served by the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. This district has three schools in the city—Malibu Elementary School, Webster Elementary, and Malibu High School. Schools in Malibu are considered very good.
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