La Cresta

40860 Calle Bandido
Murrieta, CA 92562

Retreat to Natural Beauty & Ultimate Luxury

Climb rolling hills where lush farmland is crossed only by the marching lines of scenic white fences kissed by endless blue skies. Dive into lush forests of preserved wilderness in nature’s undisturbed majesty. Explore lush beauty of the California Ecological Reserve and the Cleveland National Forest. Bask under sunny blue skies, traverse the rugged trails of the Santa Rosa Plateau to a reward of breathtaking views stretching from mountains to sea. Escape to a life of absolute luxury. Come live in La Cresta.

Located on the Santa Rosa Plateau just west of Murrieta, CA along with several other communities, La Cresta is a neighborhood of vast stretches of land, of breathtaking natural beauty, and of ultimate luxury. Here, you can enjoy the closeness, comforts, and convenience of living in a neighborhood just outside of a larger city, with all the peace, privacy, and tranquility of true countryside living.

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The Homes

Luxurious estates nestle into rolling hills and acres of private wilderness. Extensive ranches and expanses of lush farmland stretch into the countryside. Rising terrains climbing far above the Valley yield stunning views over the Temecula Valley, Lake Skinner, and Diamond Lake. In the far distance, the Pacific floats along the horizon. Each home of La Cresta is situated on a vast parcel of land for ultimate privacy, and each parcel of land begins at over 5 acres to allow your luxurious dream lifestyle to unfold.

The Community

Breathtaking blue skies and painted sunsets broken only by the jagged silhouettes of mountain ridges. Wild fauna and flora of the Cleveland National Forest and the Santa Rosa Ecological Reserve. Sparkling Pacific waters dancing along the horizon. Snow-capped peaks rising in the northern distance. Summer breezes blowing from the sea for temperatures far cooler than on the valley floor. All the breathtaking beauty of the Murrieta Valley and the Santa Rosa Plateau surround in La Cresta. Come explore.

La Cresta Attractions

What's Nearby?

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Nearby Attractions

Enjoy the wild outdoor adventures that await in the Murrieta Valley! Hiking, biking, and horseback riding can be found along numerous trails, and ranching and farming are common throughout the community. Golfing can be enjoyed at premier courses, like Bear Creek, a private golf and tennis club, or at Cross Creek, a public course in DeLuz. And nearby Old Town Murrieta is home to outstanding restaurants, shops, and events.

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Shopping & Dining

You’re never far from all the shopping, dining, amenities, and other businesses and services you need. La Cresta is just minutes west of Murrieta, where you’ll find major shopping centers, like Murrieta Springs Plaza, Village Walk Plaza, and the Madison Center, as well as major hospitals, businesses, and other services. Interstate 15 also runs through Murrieta, running south to Temecula and north towards Los Angeles.

getting around

Travel & Commute

La Cresta is conveniently located just minutes from the amenities and attractions of Murrieta. It’s also just 10 minutes from Temecula, where you’ll find plenty of shopping and dining, entertainment in Old Town, and festivals and events throughout the year. It’s also just an hour to the Ontario International Airport, and about 90 minutes to San Diego and LA.


Public Schools

Residents of La Cresta are served by Murrieta Valley Unified School District, which is rated among the safest school districts in California, as well as one with the best athletics in the state. Students are currently zoned to Cole Canyon Elementary, Thompson Middle, and Murrieta Valley High, both of which are rated California Distinguished Schools.

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