Rancho Santa Fe (Santa Fe in Spanish means "holy faith") is a small community north of downtown San Diego. Formerly known as Rancho San Dieguito during the 1840's, it was an 8,824 acre Mexican land grant given by Governor Pio Pico to Juan Maria Osuna, which was later in 1922 renamed to as "Rancho Santa Fe". It is said to be as an excellent place for romance and outdoor adventures like horseback riding, wine tasting, playing some golf or visiting the polo club. Zip codes are 92067 and 92091.

Schools in Rancho Santa Fe

Rancho Santa Fe is being served by three school districts. Rancho Santa Fe Elementary School District handles public and private schools from K to 8 and Solana Beach School District for pre-K through grade 6; and lastly, San Dieguito Union High School District that serves from grade 7-12. There's also a public library in Rancho Santa Fe, which is a branch of the San Diego County Library system, and is open to all California residents.

Attractions in Rancho Santa Fe

The Covenant of Rancho Santa Fe registered as a California Historical Landmark in 1928, is a country residential community that was established in 1928 with the emphasis on agriculture and on preserving the unique landscapes. It remains the oldest active planned community in California that continues to function with unique broad-reaching powers. It is considered as one of the most exclusive, gorgeous and most sought off rural communities in the country today. It offers top of the line amenities including region's finest golf and tennis clubs. With its ideal climate, many are seen out hiking, horseback riding or enjoying the area's parks and fields.

Another attraction in Rancho Santa Fe is The Inn located on 21 acres of landscaped grounds including flowering gardens, lush lawns and winding pathways between cottages of beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites. The Inn, with its tradition of hospitality, is dedicated to providing the warmest personal attention in an atmosphere of charm and tranquillity unique amongst San Diego luxury hotels.


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Updated: 19th November, 2018 1:13 PM.