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Luxury Homes for Sale in Carmel Views / Rancho Rio Vista, Carmel Valley, CA

Carmel Views and Rancho Rio Vista are tranquil retreats of natural beauty, with a landscape adorned with lush forests and diverse terrains.

These subdivisions share a common entrance point. They diverge at the entrance, with Rancho Rio Vista to the west and Canada Road as the gateway to Carmel Views. Often referred to as the mouth of Carmel Valley, CA, this location bestows an idyllic charm upon the area. Homes showcase westward ocean views extending to Point Lobos, while residents enjoy serene vistas of rolling hills to the east. Properties boast sizable lots, sitting on pine and oak tree-studded cul-de-sacs. Both neighborhoods create a harmonious haven where natural beauty meets residential splendor.

RURAL SERENITY: Discover the charm of rustic elegance as you ascend the hills of Carmel Views/Rancho Rio Vista, CA. They give a countryside vibe as you are surrounded by nature. Enjoy lush forested views, mountains embracing the horizon, and panoramic vistas of Point Lobos. Despite its serene ambiance, the conveniences you need are just minutes away, providing a perfect blend of seclusion and accessibility.

SIZEABLE LOTS: Carmel Views/Rancho Rio Vista homes boast larger lots and acreage than typical Carmel properties. They average a quarter of an acre, and some spanning over one acre of land. The sizable plat gives a feeling of openness and freedom due to the ample space between neighboring properties. It also becomes a canvas for fantastic outdoor living and entertaining against the picturesque, verdant surroundings. Relish a sense of spaciousness, privacy, and outbuilding opportunities.

COASTAL CONVENIENCE: Experience a blend of urban amenities and coastal charm with the luxury of essential services and entertainment within immediate reach. Head south, and the diverse retail offerings of the Carmel Rancho Shopping Center, The Barnyard Shopping Village, and The Crossroads Carmel beckon. A 6-minute journey west takes you to downtown Carmel, where galleries, theaters, wineries, and restaurants. Sandy Beaches are also a pleasant stroll away, creating a neighborhood where everything you need is at your fingertips.

Market Overview

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Homes in Carmel Views / Rancho Rio Vista, Carmel Valley, CA

5 Real Estate Facts About Carmel Views / Rancho Rio Vista Homes for Sale

  • Carmel Views/Rancho Rio Vista single-family homes range from $1.3M to $4.2M.
  • Enjoy the comfortable living spaces of Carmel Views/Rancho Rio Vista houses ranging from 1,900 to 3,900 square feet.
  • The expansive homesites measure from 0.41 to 1.96 acres, offering ample space for outdoor activities and privacy.
  • The typical layout of Carmel Views/Rancho Rio Vista residences features three to five bedrooms and two to four bathrooms.
  • While the area may experience a touch of morning fog, it consistently dissipates each day. It also enjoys abundant sunshine throughout the year, resulting in temperatures that are approximately 5-10 degrees warmer.
On the map

Carmel Views / Rancho Rio Vista, Carmel Valley, CA Map

Carmel Views and Rancho Rio Vista are right across the Carmel Rancho Shopping Center entrance. It is delimited by Outlook Drive to the north, Carmel Valley Road to the south, Canada Drive to the east, and Carmel Knolls Drive to the west.

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Things to do Around Carmel Views / Rancho Rio Vista

Carmel Massage

A haven of relaxation and rejuvenation, offering expert massage services in the heart of Carmel.

Palo Corona Regional Park

This 4,500-acre park offers an immersive outdoor experience with breathtaking views of the valley to the east and the ocean to the west.

The Bagel Bakery

Indulge in freshly baked bagels and hot coffee, creating a perfect combination for a delicious breakfast or midday treat.

The Crossroads Carmel

Get ready to explore an array of high-end shops and boutiques, top tier restaurants, and wine-tasting experiences.


Schools near Carmel Views / Rancho Rio Vista

School NameGradesAdmission
Carmel River Elementary SchoolK - 5Public
Carmel Middle School6 - 8Public
Carmel High School9 - 12Public
All Saints Day SchoolK - 8Private
San Carlos SchoolK - 8Private
Stevenson SchoolK - 12Private