Just a stone’s throw from the beach lies the Malibu Country Mart, a premier seaside destination for shopping, dining, and relaxing. The Malibu Country Mart features upscale boutiques, restaurants, and personal services set in a calming, laid-back setting.
With its beautiful open-air layout, distinctive Mediterranean architecture, lavish landscaping and dynamic fountains filled with koi fish and turtles, The Commons at Calabasas is the ultimate in neighborhood shopping, dining and entertainment.
Only 18 miles away is Beverly Hills’ Rodeo Drive, the crown jewel of luxury shopping and eating.
Right in the middle of wine country is Calamigos Ranch’s Malibu Café. Bring your dogs and spend the day cocktailing and dining at tables on grass lawns listening to live music or enjoy a more intimate meal in one of the personal private settings around the ranch.
Other local restaurants of note include Nobu, exquisite Japanese cuisine with sushi bar and ocean front lounge; Mastro’s, world-class steakhouse and seafood restaurant on the water; The Old Place, rustic restaurant and bar cooking almost everything over a red oak fire; Geoffrey’s, California Cuisine with its grand ambience, highlighted by sweeping views of the Pacific; Nonna, authentic Italian cuisine, and Malibu Farm Pier Cafe, a farm to table restaurant overlooking the water.
Within 10-minutes of Malibu Valley are some of the most outstanding schools in the state. The Las Virgenes United School District (LVUSD) has been recognized as both US Blue Ribbon & CA Gold Ribbon schools. Private schools such as Viewpoint, Sierra Canyon, and Oaks Christian are all nationally recognized college preparatory schools. Less than five miles from Malibu Valley Estates lies Pepperdine University, currently ranked #49 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.