Welcome to Montalvo Oaks
A master-planned community full of charming homes with gorgeous backdrops.
Montalvo Oaks is a new, master-planned community offering a wide variety of home types, from single-family homes to townhomes and duets. The charming neighborhood, located in the Monte Sereno area, is surrounded by beautiful trees and hillside views. The convenient location makes it easy for residents to visit downtown Los Gatos or Saratoga, attend highly-rated Saratoga schools, or commute to employers like Roku and Netflix.
What to Love
- Access to excellent Saratoga public schools
- Convenient location between Los Gatos and Saratoga
- Beautiful hillside views
Conveniently located and full of charm, this neighborhood is perfect for families and young professionals. Outdoor activities are easy to find in the beautiful Bay Area, and Montalvo Oaks lies right between Saratoga and Los Gatos, doubling opportunities for entertainment and downtown experiences. Plus, it’s only an hour’s drive to larger hotspots like San Francisco.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
With downtown areas of Saratoga and Los Gatos each a quick five-minute drive away, living in Montalvo Oaks means there are always plenty of opportunities for fun.
For a truly special occasion, try Plumed Horse
in Saratoga. This incredible restaurant has earned the Wine Spectator’s Grand Award for six years in a row and has been awarded the Michelin Star continuously since 2008, along with various other awards for their food and wine. Enjoy the chef’s tasting menu with items like basil panna cotta and day boat scallop, or order for yourself to try dishes like warm lobster salad, bacon-wrapped heritage chicken, or pan-roasted lamb loin.
Sue’s Gallery Cafe
, also in Saratoga, serves delicious coffee and tea drinks in handmade ceramics created by Sue herself. Enjoy both the gallery and the cafe aspects of the adorable shop, and round out the experience with a light bite to eat.
Shopping in Los Gatos and Saratoga offers a wealth of retailers and endless options. Kitsch Couture
in Los Gatos is full of trendy clothing, shoes, and accessories and prides itself on being a one-stop shop, with items for every taste and season. In downtown Saratoga, get your thrift on at The Echo Shop
, which comes highly reviewed thanks to its organization, service, and careful curation. Find used books and more at the locally-loved Book-Go-Round
Whether you head to Saratoga or Los Gatos or take a longer trip over to San Francisco, there are tons of delicious and exciting places to shop and dine near Montalvo Oaks.
Things to Do
There’s no shortage of beautiful hikes and walking trails near Montalvo Oaks. Villa Montalvo Lookout Point
is a short trail heading right into the lush hills of the area and offers sweeping views of San Jose, the bay, and Mountain View. Because of its accessible length, it’s a great option for an active day with the whole family. Dogs are welcome to come along too, as long as they’re kept on a leash. Plus, El Sereno Preserve
is just a couple of miles away from the neighborhood, with great hiking and biking opportunities on trails like the Overlook Trail.
Besides the abundant parks and trails, Saratoga and Los Gatos both offer community events year-round. From farmers’ markets to outdoor concerts, there’s always something to see and plenty of places to meet new people.
Living in Montalvo Oaks means your family has access to top Saratoga schools. Foothill Elementary and Redwood Middle School both earn a stunning 9/10 GreatSchools
rating. Saratoga High School
earns a rare 10/10 and receives praise for its small cohort sizes and variety of music programs.