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Luxurious Living in Carmel Valley, San Diego: Discover Houses with Pools

Carmel Valley, located in the vibrant city of San Diego, offers a slice of paradise for those seeking an exceptional living experience. One of the defining features of this upscale neighborhood is its impressive selection of houses with pools. In this blog, we will explore why Carmel Valley's houses with pools are highly sought after and how they elevate the quality of life for residents.

Embrace the California Dream:

Carmel Valley is synonymous with the quintessential California lifestyle. With its year-round sunshine and pleasant climate, owning a house with a pool in this area allows residents to fully embrace outdoor living. Whether you're hosting poolside gatherings, enjoying a refreshing swim, or simply lounging by the water, Carmel Valley's houses with pools epitomize the relaxed and vibrant California dream.

Resort-Style Living:

Imagine having your own private oasis, reminiscent of a high-end resort. Carmel Valley's houses with pools offer just that. From stunning poolside lounging areas and expansive decks to beautifully landscaped surroundings, these homes exude luxury and provide residents with a resort-style living experience. The pools themselves often boast impressive designs, complete with cascading waterfalls, sleek infinity edges, or sparkling mosaic tiles, adding to the overall allure.

Unparalleled Entertainment and Relaxation:

A house with a pool in Carmel Valley is an entertainer's dream. These homes provide the perfect backdrop for hosting unforgettable gatherings, where friends and family can come together and enjoy the ultimate outdoor experience. Whether it's a summer barbecue, a poolside cocktail party, or a casual weekend get-together, the pool becomes a central hub for entertainment and relaxation, making every occasion memorable.

Enhancing Health and Well-being:

Owning a house with a pool offers a multitude of health and well-being benefits. Carmel Valley residents can indulge in regular exercise with invigorating swims or water-based workouts right in their own backyard. Swimming is known for its cardiovascular benefits, low-impact nature, and stress-relieving properties, making it an ideal way to stay active and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Carmel Valley's houses with pools epitomize the epitome of luxury, entertainment, and wellness. With their exceptional designs, resort-like amenities, and the ability to fully embrace the California lifestyle, these homes provide a unique living experience. Whether you're seeking a place to entertain, relax, or improve your overall well-being, a house with a pool in Carmel Valley offers the perfect blend of luxury and comfort. Explore the options available and dive into the unparalleled allure of Carmel Valley's houses with pools.

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Carmel Valley Houses with Pools

4 Beds 5 Baths NDP2404228 MLS Coming Soon Status
Don't miss out on this rarely available, single-story gem nestled in the Coastal Collection of Alta Del Mar. This property truly has it all with 4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, a dedicated office plus a bonus/den for guests, all on amenity-filled grounds that span nearly 1/2 an acre. A sea of roses greets you as you find your way through a gated courtyard to the front door. Upon entering, soaring ceilings await, and instant views guide you down a dramatic hallway to the heart of the home and out to your resort backyard. Bi-fold doors open up to an entertainer's dream with a sparkling 360-degree zero-edge saltwater pool and spa, a fire ring with peaks of the ocean, a built-in BBQ Bar with leathered granite + BBQ and Green Egg that's amazing for parties, a custom gazebo with a roaring fireplace and TV for all your outdoor movie nights. Inside, the chef's kitchen offers top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances, including a Sub-Zero fridge, an oversized honed marble island that adds the perfect layout for this great room, which exudes luxury and comfort. Relax in each space, all ready for endless hours spent with family and friends. The nearby master retreat defines luxury living with a spacious walk-in closet, a master bath to die for, and views of the rose garden. The secondary ensuite bedrooms are private from the rest of the house and offer flexible living for guests to stay in complete comfort. Additional bonuses include owned whole house solar, a Tesla charger in the 3-car garage plus an additional garden/surf shed, a private covered patio with a relaxing fountain and fireplace off of the living and dining rooms with iron wine cabinets. Enjoy privacy and close proximity to golf, shopping, dining, beach, and award-winning schools. Let us welcome you home today.

3812 Rancho La Bella, San Diego

6 Beds 7 Baths NDP2403849 MLS Active Status
Located in the prestigious and very desirable guard-gated community of Rancho Pacifica on a private and quiet cul de sac on .66 of an acre of beautiful and lush grounds with Southern exposure and canyon views. Possessing the enviable architecture and style of a two-story Mediterranean-inspired estate with approximately 7,490 sq feet of living space. The easy flowing floor plan includes a welcoming foyer, formal living room with fireplace and adjacent dining room that lead out to the outdoor great room with fireplace, heater and to the sun-splashed pool and spa. The well-appointed chef's kitchen with large center island flanked in stone, has all professional appliances, an informal dining bar that opens to the oversized family room with fireplace, beamed ceilings and an area for informal dining. The sumptuous primary retreat is located at one wing of the residence and encompasses a large bedroom suite with fireplace overlooking the pool, dual custom appointed oversized dressing rooms, spa-like bath with tub, oversized shower, dual vanities and built in storage. The office/library/music room, adjacent to the primary suite, is flanked in wood with designer details. There are an additional two suites of bedrooms, all well-appointed on the first level. The second level has 3 large suites of bedrooms, one with a private balcony. The backyard is an entertainer’s dream where one can enjoy the saltwater pool & spa, outdoor great room with fireplace which is perfect for dining and relaxing and multiple lounging and sitting areas. Other design elements: owned solar, three-car garage with storage, raised gardens, fruit trees, and fully fenced rear yard. A very private a peaceful setting that is also close to all freeways, shopping, new hip restaurants, golf and country clubs, and some of the best beaches in Southern California.

4635 Rancho Verde Trail, San Diego

4 Beds 4 Baths NDP2403702 MLS Active Status
Sprawling single-level estate is located in the prestigious, guard-gated community of Fairbanks Highlands Estates, one of the most highly sought-after communities in Carmel Valley. Situated on 1.64 acres, this home offers resort-style living at its finest. The private backyard oasis boasts a sparkling pool and spa with waterfall, raised patio, an outdoor sitting area with a custom stone fireplace, covered Loggia, sauna, and an expansive lush lawn with sunlit southerly views. As you enter this stunning estate, you'll be greeted by an expansive courtyard with serene water feature, leading into an elegant foyer with soaring two-story ceiling. The formal living room boasts an inviting fireplace and opens to the dining room with custom built-ins. The spacious gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream and offers an expansive center island, luxurious granite counters, breakfast room, walk-in pantry, butler's pantry, and flows seamlessly into the family room with cozy fireplace and custom built-in bookshelves and storage. The generous primary suite is a serene retreat and boasts picture windows framing the lush backyard views, a lavish bathroom with oversized soaking tub, walk-in shower, dual sinks, a separate vanity, and a large walk-in closet. On the east wing of the property, you'll find two additional spacious bedrooms with ensuite baths and walk-in closets, a home office,that could easily be converted to a 4th bedroom, with French doors leading to the Loggia, a large bonus room perfect for media room, activity room or office, and gallery hallways lined with windows and French doors that fill the space with natural light. Additional features of this remarkable estate include; Owned Solar with battery back-up, voluminous 10 ft ceilings throughout, an oversized 3-car garage with separate wood roll-up doors and storage, a laundry room with sink/storage and workspace countertop, dual AC units, pool/spa with smart device control, and much more.

14055 Caminito Vistana, San Diego

5 Beds 5 Baths NDP2403599 MLS Active Status
Welcome to your Carmel Valley oasis; this home has it all, for everyday living, entertaining, and stay-cations alike. Discover sophistication and seamless functionality in this extensively updated home, perfectly situated on a rare 16,922 sq ft lot at the end of a peaceful cul-de-sac. As you approach, the welcoming elegance of double custom wood and glass front doors invites you inside. The spacious open-plan living area unfolds before you, where a one-of-a-kind custom, expanded and redesigned kitchen takes center stage. It features high-end Thermador appliances, including professional ovens, range, built-in refrigerator, and warming drawer, all set against custom cabinetry reminiscent of a grand French chateau. The kitchen was designed for multi-chef simultaneous use, with two sink/prep zones, two oven zones, and an oversized island with room for additional family members or guests. The seamless flow from the kitchen through the living areas is enhanced by hardwood floors and La Cantina doors, which open to a meticulously designed backyard surrounded by towering palm trees and the ample surrounding hillsides. Embrace the quintessential Southern California lifestyle with lazy days by the solar-heated pool, relax in the spa, or gather around the fire pit. A casual outdoor area with a built-in barbecue and refrigerator makes it perfect for hosting friends and family in a stunning setting. Landscape features include low maintenance hardscape backyard, maintenance-free turf areas in the front yard, and a bonus fenced grassy yard that is a perfect play spot for kids/pets and includes lemon and lime trees. The home’s thoughtful layout includes a first-floor bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and a guest half-bathroom, ideal for accommodating guests or multi-generational living. Upstairs, tranquility continues with four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a dedicated office equipped with a built-in desk, cabinets, and glass French doors for privacy. This eco-friendly home is equipped with a comprehensive owned solar system for both electricity and pool, covering the home’s electricity requirements. While the need to run air conditioning is minimized by the energy-efficient whole house fan, the home also brings efficiency with its newer Nest-controlled dual zone HVAC/furnace systems. This gorgeous home represents a perfect blend of luxury, practicality, and Southern California charm, designed for those who appreciate a life of elegance and leisure.

10949 Spicewood Court, San Diego

7 Beds 9 Baths NDP2402878 MLS Active Status
This beautifully designed and built estate, with stunning panoramic ocean and mountain views, is situated on one of the most desirable premier sites in the prestigious 24-hour guard-gated enclave of Rancho Pacifica in San Diego. Constructed in 2006, the main residence, attached guest house, and 5 car garage are nestled on 1.28 level acres and encompass approximately 11,885 sq feet. The residence is surrounded by mature lush foliage and landscaping creating a magical setting, while providing the ultimate privacy. From the moment you enter the residence through the impressive front doors, you are surrounded by high quality craftsmanship, materials, and amenities, all working together to create an inviting atmosphere of pure elegance and drama. All guests will revel in large public rooms including the living and dining rooms; a granite flanked, well-appointed, chef's kitchen with bar seating, adjoining breakfast alcove, and butler’s pantry; and grand-scale great room with fireplace, open beam ceiling and a professional bar. In addition, there is a game room, climate-controlled wine cellar, state-of-the art theatre, and wood paneled office/library. There are six impeccable bedroom suites in the main house. The first-floor primary retreat is complete with a large sitting area, stone fireplace, his and her dressing rooms, expansive and luxurious spa bath, and a gym. Other amenities include: a one bedroom, one bath attached guest house with kitchen and living room; five-car garage with an abundance of storage, built-ins, and epoxy floor; outdoor living/dining room with stone fireplace; professional grade BBQ and alfresco kitchen; sun splashed resort-style swimming pool with waterfall spa; plenty of room for lounging, sunning and relaxation; and inground trampoline. The property has been professionally decorated with custom lighting fixtures, flooring of travertine and wood, custom cabinetry, security system, whole house solar, pool solar, turf. Spectacular and so very luxurious. Rancho Pacifica is located close to the coast with some of the best southern California beaches, all major highways, great shopping, and highly ranked schools.

5031 Rancho Del Mar Trail, San Diego

7 Beds 8 Baths NDP2402484 MLS Active Status
Price Improvement! Discover a new way of living at Duck Pond Ranch, a gated Del Mar Mesa 12-estate community nestled between Los Penasquitos Preserve, miles of picturesque equestrian/hiking/biking trails, and Elizabeth Rabbitt Neighborhood Park. This very private estate boasts a fully blown-out modern European kitchen remodel including Dacor appliances, automated features like rotating shelves and disappearing drying racks, streamlined and voluminous storage, a dream walk-in pantry, wine room, and so much more. A versatile floor plan with 6 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, office, media room and two laundry rooms in the main house, and an attached 500+ square foot single-story guest house with 1 bed/bath, family room, full kitchen, and private exterior no-stair entrance. Expansive views from decks off the primary bedroom and 3 upstairs secondary bedrooms. The nearly 3/4-acre flat lot includes a resort-style pool with slide/waterfall/spa/fire pit, outdoor kitchen, sport court, covered seating area with fireplace, fruit trees, rose garden, and artificial grass. Two 2-car oversized garages, one currently a full training gym. The $1.5M+ in recent investments also include hardwood and large ceramic tile flooring throughout, media room remodel, wood-paneled and stone accent walls, owned solar and 3 Tesla Powerwalls, and more. Del Mar Mesa immerses you in the tranquility of nature while still being within easy reach of amenities and the coast.

6615 Duck Pond Lane, San Diego

7 Beds 8 Baths PTP2400631 MLS Active Status
California living in this contemporary two-story residence, situated in the gated Del Mar Mesa community beside the Penasquitos Nature Preserve. With 7,868 sq ft of space, 7 bedrooms, and 7.5 bathrooms, relish the stunning canyon views. Step through the sleek floor-to-ceiling glass door into an open layout kitchen and living room with soaring ceilings and a modern chandelier. The main living space features a black marble electric fireplace and expansive glass windows offering views of the backyard and canyon. On one side, you'll find an office and a fully-equipped gym with a Jack and Jill bathroom. An ensuite bedroom and a living room with outdoor views. The opposite side you will find a 2nd ensuite bedroom, a laundry station, and a half bathroom. The chef's kitchen is a dream, equipped with a Commercial Wolf range/double oven, dual Subzero fridges/freezers,2 dishwashers, Quartz countertops, custom cabinetry, a striking black marble island, coffee/smoothie station, separate prep kitchen, and a California Closet pantry with acrylic dividers. Downstairs you will also find a theatre room featuring a cutting-edge Bill Systems projector. Walk up the floating stairway to the 2nd floor to an open space loft. Two bedrooms with full baths, one bedroom featuring hidden kids' retreat. The expansive primary bedroom, complete with a fireplace and canyon views, leads to a luxurious bathroom featuring his and her island sinks, a vanity with acrylic organization dividers, heated floors, a black marble double shower, and a sleek white marble bathtub. A custom built California Closet with his and hers sections, glass doors, inner lights, shelving- all meticulously organized for your convenience. The four-car garage comes with two charging ports, a workshop, built-in cabinets, bike racks, epoxy floor, and a 2nd laundry station .The driveway accommodates 8 cars. Outdoors, a tiered backyard contains a covered pool/spa controlled by a Pentair remote, a spacious patio with overhead heaters, BBQ, and TV. Additional features include a sunken fire pit, elevated layout space, 2 large decks, and an outdoor full bathroom, all overlooking the canyon. A Control 4 smart home automation system seamlessly manages music, lighting, temperature, fireplaces, shades, and the security system. Solar is set up and paid off. In close proximity to beaches, parks, golf courses, and premier hiking and biking trails, this residence effortlessly blends luxury with convenience within the San Dieguito Union School District. Specific furniture available for purchase.

6932 The Preserve Terrace, San Diego

5 Beds 6 Baths 240001888SD MLS Active Under Contract Status
Nestled in the prestigious Meadows Del Mar, an exclusive gated community boasting unrivaled amenities, this opulent Spanish-style estate defines the epitome of coastal luxury living. In close proximity to the Fairmont Grand Resort, this residence showcases a designer-quality interior with meticulous attention to detail, panoramic views, and an enticing pool. Revel in the grandeur of this home featuring a bespoke gourmet kitchen, lavish natural stone accents, and soaring ceilings that seamlessly connect to the resort-like backyard. The estate is meticulously designed for grand-scale entertaining, with marble and hardwood floors, a spacious dining room, and living room. The kitchen, open to the family room, is equipped with top-tier appliances, including dual ovens and a six-burner gas range. A gas fireplace, exposed beam ceilings, and glass doors leading to a covered loggia overlooking the pool create a serene atmosphere in the family room. The primary suite opens to a private balcony with commanding views, offering vaulted ceilings, a walk-in closet, and a spa-like bath with a soaking tub and an oversized separate shower. Generous secondary bedrooms, many with en suite bathrooms, a convenient laundry room, and an attached three-car garage add versatility to the floor plan. With two main floor bedrooms, a bonus room, a gated driveway, and a security system, this home is beautifully refined. Indulge in the sounds of water features spilling into the pool, relax on the expansive rock patio, host exclusive gatherings near the BBQ island. Prime location 24-hour guarded community Open to the family room, the kitchen is equipped with high-end appliances, including dual ovens and a six-burner gas range. Adjacent to a casual dining area and large enough for caterers, the kitchen also offers granite counters, a distinctive backsplash, a center island, two sinks and a breakfast bar with counter seating. In the family room, a gas fireplace and exposed beam ceilings create a relaxing ambiance, while a set of glass doors connect to a spacious covered loggia overlooking the pool. The exquisite primary suite also blends the enticing natural world with the sublime interior, as it opens to a private balcony with commanding area views. Vaulted ceilings bring cooling breezes inside; a walk-in closet and an opulent, spa-like bath with a soaking tub and an oversized separate shower with custom tile and a glass enclosure add to the appeal. Generous secondary bedrooms, most with en suite bathrooms, a laundry room and an attached three car garage add versatility to the floor plan. Beautifully refined, the home also has two main floor bedrooms, one of which includes a separate entrance, a bonus room, a gated driveway and a security system. Listen to the water features spill into the pool, unwind on the expansive rock patio, host an elite gathering nearby the BBQ island or plan a fun day hiking at the adjacent Los Peñasquitos nature preserve—the options are unlimited. With a premium location in a 24-hour guard gated community, easy access to the private, Tom Fazio-designed golf course, as well as the tennis courts and fine dining at Grand Del Mar ,this is the ultimate trophy home.

5575 Meadows del Mar, San Diego

5 Beds 7 Baths NDP2400600 MLS Active Status
5-Star Location within the exclusive gates of Meadows Del Mar home to the Fairmont Grand Resort & lavish Spa featuring the Tom Fazio designed private golf course and Addison, their Michelin-starred restaurant. This remarkable CUSTOM BUILT residence offers an exceptional living experience. Step inside to discover a meticulous, well-appointed interior with extreme attention to details and quality that will stand the test of time. The open-concept kitchen seamlessly connects to the sunny breakfast nook, an expansive family room with vaulted ceilings and French doors inviting an idyllic indoor/outdoor lifestyle. The family-friendly floor plan features a spacious main level primary suite with a morning bar, oversized fireplace, vast dual walk-in closets, and a spa-like bath with exquisite marble tile, and an extra large jacuzzi tub. There are 3 generous en-suite bedrooms located on the second floor, a wood paneled executive office with fireplace and full bath and Savant home theatre to enjoy with family and friends. Recent upgrades include designer lighting, custom draperies, built-in cabinetry, art lighting throughout, Ring camera security system, 3 new a/c units, new washer & dryer, new custom colored driveway, and expansive water resistant balcony. For memorable entertaining, your guests will delight in the resort-style backyard with its saltwater pool and spa with brand new decorative tile, new equipment, child protective fence, water slide, and waterfalls, enhanced by a newly constructed pergola for dining al fresco, outdoor bar, built-in barbeque, cozy fire pit and high-end infrared sauna. Mature landscaping and a large artificial grass lawn complete the private outdoor oasis. Carmel Valley is highly sought after with award winning schools, hiking, biking and horse trails, convenient shopping, dining, Torrey Pines beach, and easy access to all major freeways.

5570 Meadows Del Mar, San Diego

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