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Named California’s safest city, Rancho Santa Margarita is a master planned community set upon rolling hills.

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  • Exceptional Shopping

  • Nationally Ranked Schools

  • Miles of Trails

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One of Orange County's youngest cities, those who live in Rancho Santa Margarita enjoy a relaxed lifestyle, with community parks and plenty of trails.
Life in Rancho Santa Margarita

At the foot of the Santa Ana Mountains, Rancho Santa Margarita is a beautiful community with superb weather, a central park and award-winning schools. This small city hosts a mixture of retail shops, restaurants, and year-round community events. The city also has the scenic Rancho Santa Margarita Lake, which is hugged by a pathway for walking or jogging. Carmelita’s Mexican restaurant overlooks the lake, with an alfresco dining area for panoramic lakeside sunsets.  

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World-Class Golfing

While the Ted Robinson-designed Tijeras Creek Golf Club is a nationally recognized public course, Dove Canyon Golf Club and Coto de Caza Golf & Racquet Club have remarkable private courses, each distinguished in its own right. Rancho Santa Margarita is also in close proximity to over two dozen courses within Orange County.

A Family City

This city is absolutely perfect for families. There are parks galore, Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas, a private beach club and a Cal Elite Kids Gymnastics Center. Every holiday is observed with activities at the town’s Central Park, which also plays host to a Summer Concert Series.

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