If you dream of rolling hills, horse pastures, and a rural lifestyle, don’t count out North County San Diego just yet. You can find all that and more in the lovely community of Bonsall. Located just 12 miles from Oceanside, Bonsall is a small, rural town that has the added benefit of getting plenty of fresh ocean breezes. Here are some of the wonderful things you can enjoy when you call Bonsall home.
Small town charm
According to the most recent census, Bonsall has a population of just 3,401. If you love living in a tight-knit community, Bonsall definitely fits the bill. And if you crave the peace and quiet of the country, you’ll find it here. Bonsall is the place to be if you want to know your neighbors and enjoy a slower lifestyle.
Plenty of amenities
You won’t sacrifice convenience and fun just because you choose the country life. The River Village Plaza has just about everything you need including shops, restaurants, and offices. Get your weekly shopping done at Daniel’s Market and enjoy a night out at the movies – it’s all here. Stop in for frozen yogurt at Brain Freeze, or pick up a bottle of your favorite vintage at Bonsall Fine Wine and Spirits. You can even treat yourself to more than 20 different spa services at Spallure. Even though Bonsall is a great place to get away from it all, you don’t have to go far to get what you need.
Enjoy horseback riding
Bonsall is the place to live if you love horses. The town is famous for the San Luis Rey Training Center. It’s the only auxiliary training track that is continuously approved by the Horse Racing Board of California. They are open for training every day of the year, which allows trainers to have a permanent home. There are also several places in town to board horses, including Ocean Breeze Ranch and Horse Spirit Ranch.
Spacious homes on large lots
If you’re hoping to score an equestrian property, you can do that in Bonsall, too. The Bonsall homes for sale are spacious with land attached, giving homeowners the opportunity to keep animals. You’ll love the beautiful views, too. Many Bonsall homes are quite spectacular and feature luxury amenities including infinity pools and large outdoor entertaining areas. Some also have barns, tack & feed rooms, and large turnouts. If you want space, a Bonsall home is for you.
Bonsall is a wonderful place to raise a family and is served by an excellent school district. There are two public elementary schools – Bonsall West and Bonsall Elementary – as well as the Vivian Banks Charter School that serves kindergarten through fifth grade. Older students attend Sullivan Middle School and Bonsall High School, which are both highly rated and have excellent test scores.
Contact The Clark & Gilman Team
Would you like more information about buying or selling a home in Bonsall? Then please click here or call 760-758-1211 to speak with an agent from The Cristine Clark & Jamie Gliman Team. We love Bonsall, and we know you will, too!