Welcome to Portola Valley
Portola Valley, a rural and quiet neighborhood, spreads out over the Eastern slope of the Santa Cruz mountains. Casual restaurants, hiking trails, winding streets, and unmatched physical beauty can be found in this quaint little town.
The hidden gem of the San Francisco Peninsula features country properties canopied under rolling wooded hills. Founded in 1964 and noted to be one of the wealthiest towns in America, Portola Valley attracts a quiet, slower paced lifestyle to its residents. Offering exceptional Windy Hill and Bay view’s depending on what side of the ridge you are on. There are plenty of activities for California’s outdoor adventurers.
A mix of young professionals and Portola Valley veterans.
Portola Valley is the home to notable inventors, business moguls and professional athletes. It is populated by dynamic working professionals and new families living side-by-side with empty nesters who enjoy the neighborhood’s country charm.
What to Expect
A quaint town reminiscent of days gone by.
Portola Valley combines high-end housing with pastural ranches. Conveniently shop local markets and dine in just a few of the quaint restaurants found in town.
Outdoorsy, elegant, and casual, will all the resources of a major urban center.
Walkable, scenic streets, charming architecture, and a central location anchor this tight-knit community, where everything you could want—from bistros to boutiques—is at your fingertips.
Endless entertainment options all within an elegant locale.
Residential streets can be quiet, but being a destination in its own right, Portola Valley is seldom empty. Fans of casual dining and comfortable watering holes will love the neighborhood’s select culinary choices.
Ranch style homes.
This neighborhood contains Portola Valley’s rural ranch homes. It also has a large collection of restored homes emulating the countryside. Nothing is inexpensive; sale prices continue to climb.
You'll Fall in Love With
The neighborhood’s casual elegance and simple lifestyle.
There is always something to do in Portola Valley, which is why locals love their neighborhood so much. Portola Valley residents love being outdoors, whether that means passing the time at a town café or setting a new personal best time on a run or bike ride around the loop, all while maintaining a level of luxury and style.