Welcome to El Dorado Hills
Hillside homes with views of Folsom Lake.
Just 30 miles east of Sacramento, in the heart of Northern California, lies El Dorado Hills. A beautiful, upscale community with stunning views of the Sierra Nevada mountains, high-end real estate, and top-rated schools, El Dorado Hills is home to a widely sought-after real estate market and a range of magnificent, upscale homes. Located only 75 miles from South Lake Tahoe, the area has a rich history dating back to the Gold Rush era.
Known for its rolling hills, stunning views, and friendly residents, El Dorado Hills is a great place to raise a family or retire. The town offers potential residents a variety of housing options, from condominiums to single-family homes and luxury estates, many of which follow the common Mediterranean architectural style of the region.
The town’s most popular housing communities include Serrano, The Summit, Watermark, Marina Hills, and Highland Hills, home to high-end luxury homes with expansive property lots and beautiful natural surroundings.
What to Love
- Proximity to Sacramento and South Lake Tahoe
- Vibrant Town Center with a plethora of activities
- Many outdoor recreational amenities
- Stunning outdoor scenery
El Dorado Hills residents appreciate the enviable location of the town; from lakeside activities in summer to wintertime skiing, any type of outdoor activity is within reach. Inhabited by many high net worth families and individuals, El Dorado Hills residents enjoy luxurious comforts and often travel to nearby cities and towns for work, shopping, and recreation.
Located near Folsom Lake, El Dorado Hills residents are also known to take full advantage of their neighborhood’s magnificent natural beauty.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Despite being located near many large cities, El Dorado Hills is home to several dining gems of its own, including C. Knight’s Steakhouse, where you can dine on the best steaks in an Old American atmosphere. If you're in the mood for something brunch-related, then stop by Friends with Benedicts Mimosa House, which serves up a storm of benedicts, waffles, mimosas, and an array of house favorites.
If you’re in the mood for Japanese, you’ll love Aji Japanese Bistro, where menus change seasonally and there’s an option to “trust” your chef, who will guide you to culinary delights.
Things to Do
El Dorado Hills is a hidden gem in California, offering residents and visitors alike a chance to enjoy beautiful scenery, world-class amenities, and a wealth of activities. Folsom Lake is a popular spot for swimming, boating, and fishing, while Promontory Community Park offers hiking trails, picnic areas, and stunning views of the Sierra Nevada mountains.
When you are ready to try out some local cuisine, take a trip out to Apple Hill to taste some delicious fruit pies, wine, and other treats. The Serrano Country Club is another popular destination among golf lovers looking to play a round on a magnificent golf course. For those in search of indoor amusements, the nearby Red Hawk Casino provides residents with ample opportunities to try their luck at the slots or the card tables.