Welcome to Malibu
Private beaches, charming eateries, and upscale shopping at your doorstep.
Malibu is a beautiful waterfront town in Los Angeles County. The community's relaxed ambiance and high-class vibe have attracted a diverse range of residents, including families, professionals, and celebrities. The homes in this investment-focused community are always immaculate and modern, and many are situated on large plots of land, giving their owners a sense of seclusion and peace.
Malibu Park, Malibu Colony, Carbon Beach, Malibu Cove Colony, Broad Beach, Big Rock Mesa, Point Dume, and Malibu Colony are the seven main neighborhoods in the city. Each one is special in its own unique way. Malibu Colony, Malibu Cove Colony, and Point Dume are just a few of the area's communities known for their exceptional levels of solitude and seclusion. Nearly every Malibu home features spectacular views of the sparkling Pacific Ocean.
What to Love
- Gorgeous beaches and breathtaking ocean views
- Luxurious, expansive estates that provide privacy and tranquility
- Great shopping and dining options
- Vibrant surfing culture
- High quality of life
Life in Malibu is laid-back and peaceful. Sought-after, modern conveniences are easily accessible from every residence, and residents need only walk or take a short commute to the area’s best entertainment, shopping, and dining opportunities. To make the most of Malibu's picture-perfect outdoor settings, locals enjoy an active lifestyle that includes activities like swimming, surfing, and hiking.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Malibu offers plenty of shopping options for locals and tourists. The Malibu Country Mart is home to a wide variety of locally-owned stores and restaurants. Everything from high-end, upscale boutiques to mainstream department stores, national brands, regional fare, and more can be found in this shopping complex. While the Malibu Colony Plaza is smaller in size compared to its retail counterpart, it is home to a big selection of shops and boutiques.
Malibu is home to several notable restaurants. Geoffrey's is a well-known restaurant that serves delicious California-style cuisine and draws customers from all over Malibu. Its beachside setting, complete with waterfalls and tropical plants, creates an elegant dining setting its patrons continue to love and appreciate.
You can't go wrong with any of Lily's Malibu’s Latin-inspired meals or the Japanese-Cali infusion menu at Nobu. Ollo, formerly known as Coogie's Beach Cafe, is known for its farm-to-table cuisine, seasonal cocktails, and freshly squeezed juices.
SunLife Organics has two juice shop locations in Malibu and is perfect for a quick pick-me-up. Their "Wolverine" superfood health drink is excellent.
Malibu has a wide variety of entertainment options. It is well-known for its spectacular beaches, where you can engage in plenty of aquatic activities, including swimming, jet skiing, and more.
Things to Do
Malibu always has something exciting to do with your loved ones. Zuma Beach’s pristine waters and soft, sandy beaches attract families for a day of fun in the sun. However, El Matador Beach’s uncrowded shoreline is ideal for those who want a serene and quiet atmosphere. Here, you can walk the beach’s rocky paths to fascinating sea caves. Malibu Surfrider Beach, also called Malibu Lagoon State Beach, is a world-class surfing spot. Due to its exceptional surfing conditions, Malibu Surfrider Beach was the first beach to be designated as a World Surfing Reserve.
Dating back to 1905, the historic Malibu Pier has become an instant classic among tourists and locals alike. It's a beautiful area to spend the day, and there are plenty of things to do there, including shopping, dining, and water activities like whale-watching tours and kayaking.
Point Dume State Beach is a must-see if you're looking for a classic Malibu beach. Enjoy the sun and sand on this picturesque beach, framed by towering cliffs and dotted with rocky coves.
Named in honor of American actor Leo Carillo, Leo Carrillo State Park is a fantastic location for sightseeing. Windsurfing, surfing, and swimming are some popular things to do here.
Mailbu falls under the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. Top schools in this community include:
Webster Elementary School, Grades K-5
Juan Cabrillo Elementary School, Grades K-5
Point Dume Elementary School, Grades K-5
Malibu High School, Grades 6-12