Located south of Dana Point and north of San Diego, the city of San Clemente is known for its great beaches, surf town charm, rolling hills and its Spanish Colonial style architecture. San Clemente’s city slogan is “Spanish Village by the Sea.”
San Clemente offers a magnificent coastline and easily accessible beautiful beaches. Famous for its sunny weather and perfect waves, San Clemente is a surfer’s paradise. Trestle’s, Calafia, T-Street, and North Beach are just a few famous spots for surfing, several of which are home to many major professional contests. The beaches are also ideal for swimming, body-surfing, , volleyball, whale watching, fishing, and hiking. San Clemente offers much for visitors and locals alike from shopping on Avenida Del Mar, to the city’s many restaurants, art galleries, hiking trails, state & city parks and the historic pier downtown.
For the avid golfer, Talega Golf Club, Shorecliffs Golf Club & Bella Collina Towne & Golf Club, are wonderful courses to enjoy. For the tennis enthusiast, you’ll find Rancho San Clemente Tennis and Fitness Club, a great choice. Many San Clemente homes offer Ocean or Canyon views, and an array of architectural styles, varying from communities with brand new construction to classic beach cottages. Close fantastic schools, culture, and transportation, this city is a perfect place for a family. A top choice for a weekend getaway for County natives, or tourists, many choose access the city from the ‘Surfliner Train,’ which runs up and down the coast, stopping right in town. A true gem of Orange County, San Clemente is the picture-perfect place to live a charmed beach life.