Walkable San Diego 55 Plus Communities

Here are some ideas on where to live in San Diego’s walkable 55 plus communities or somewhat walkable 55+ communities in San Diego that are near several shops, dining, etc.

The amount of walking required to get to places without a car in these San Diego plus  communities vary depending on the level of fitness and or what is an individuals’ definition of a truly walkable community.

There are only a handful of 55 and over places where you could live without a car for basic conveniences like grocery stores and dining. And even these communities do not score high on WalkScore given their own set of criteria.

You will still need a car for a lot of other things – and such is the reality of retiring or living in San Diego County.

Other options to supplement accessibility to places include hiring an uber taxi, senior center services, and some public transportation.

The list below will give your best bet for San Diego 55+ communities that are either walking distance or realistically a very short driving distance to many convenient places that one needs for basic living.

Walkable San Diego 55 Plus Community in Del Sur

Avante at Del Sur is San Diego’s new walkable 55 and over community built in 2018 with low maintenance condos and smart home features.
You could go without a car in this master-planned community and walk a couple of blocks when you want to visit a nearby grocery, store, and a few restaurants.
Nearby stores that you can walk to within a few blocks from Avante Del Sur include Sprouts Farmers Markets in Del Sur and a Target Store that services the Del Sur area.
See our Avante Del Sur video to see a sample of other places you can walk to.
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$721,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,787
SQFT
16750 Coyote Bush Drive
San Diego, CA 92127
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$667,900
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,544
SQFT
16750 Coyote Bush Drive #18
San Diego, CA 92127
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
$700,900
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,688
SQFT
16750 Coyote Bush Drive #29
San Diego, CA 92127
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
$787,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,787
SQFT
16750 Coyote Bush Drive #36
San Diego, CA 92127
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
Note: Another nearby newer San Diego 55 plus community called Auberge Del Sur is located a couple of miles from Avante Del Sur.

Walkable San Diego 55 Plus Community in Carlsbad, California

In coastal North County San Diego, you will find Lakeshore Gardens, a Carlsbad 55 plus community that is one of the most walkable 55+ communities in the entire county.
Lakeshore Gardens is a land leased senior mobile park in Carlsbad California that is located right across grocery stores, shopping, and dining spots. As an added bonus, you are also within walking distance to the beach!
New Listing - 6 days online
$369,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,548
SQFT
7338 San Bartolo
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Carlsbad West Subdivision
New Listing - 5 days online
$339,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,781
SQFT
7002 San Bartolo #30
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Carlsbad West Subdivision
Open House 01/25 at 1PM
$249,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,536
SQFT
7017 San Carlos #72
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Carlsbad West Subdivision
$299,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,479
SQFT
7102 Santa Barbara St #100
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Carlsbad South Subdivision
$259,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,584
SQFT
7233 Santa Barbara #304
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Carlsbad West Subdivision
$290,900
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,600
SQFT
7229 San Luis
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Carlsbad West Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$289,900
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,493
SQFT
7328 San Bartolo St. #221
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Carlsbad West Subdivision

Walkable San Diego 55 Plus Community in Encinitas, California

Park Encinitas on El Camino Real in Encinitas California is another walkable 55+ community that is near all major shopping, businesses, restaurants, and medical centers on El Camino Real. Trader Joe’s is within short driving distance ( or walking distance depends on who you ask).
Open House 01/25 at 1PM
$529,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,620
SQFT
444 N El Camino Real #71
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision

Walkable San Diego 55 Plus Community in Escondido, California

Rancho Escondido is also another walkable 55+ community located near stores, dining, and near the freeway 15.
Champagne Village in Escondido is within the Lawrence Welk area resort that has shopping, theatre, restaurants, farmers market, and golf.
$399,700
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,776
SQFT
525 W El Norte Pkwy. #4
Escondido, CA 92026
Southwest Escondido Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$364,900
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,036
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Dr. #273
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$249,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,440
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Dr #71
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$309,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,440
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Dr #279
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$328,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,780
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Dr. #357
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision
$315,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,726
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Dr. Space 305
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision
$299,990
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,344
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Dr #SPC 35
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision
$365,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,392
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Dr #SPC 169
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision
Price Change - 6 days ago
$489,900
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,560
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Drive #36
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision
$339,000
Mobile Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,500
SQFT
8975 Lawrence Welk Dr #377
Escondido, CA 92026
North Escondido Subdivision

Walkable San Diego 55 Plus Community in Rancho Bernardo – San Diego California

Seven Oaks is a 55+ community in San Diego that is within walking distance to some shops, restaurants, Starbucks.

New Listing - 2 weeks online
$685,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,905
SQFT
12575 Nacido Dr
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
Open House 01/25 at 1PM
$660,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,770
SQFT
16585 Casero Rd
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
Open House 01/25 at 12PM
$639,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,779
SQFT
12158 Callado Rd
Rancho Bernardo (San Diego), CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
New Listing - 17 hours online
$599,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,710
SQFT
16414 Ramada Dr
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
$555,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,193
SQFT
16321 Sarape Drive
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$359,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
892
SQFT
12777 Avenida La Valencia #168
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
Price Change - a week ago
$344,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,222
SQFT
12780 Avenida La Valencia #159
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision

More information about Seven Oaks – San Diego 55 Plus Community

Oaks North is a 55+ community in San Diego that is within walking distance to golf,  a few shops, and the Rancho Bernardo Winery.

More information about Oaks North – San Diego 55 Plus Community

Open House 01/25 at 1PM
$665,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,909
SQFT
12554 Camino Emparrado
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$799,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,777
SQFT
17968 Caminito Balata
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$699,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,428
SQFT
17988 Caminito Balata
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
Open House 01/25 at 1PM
$689,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,528
SQFT
17777 Fonticello Way
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
Open House 01/25 at 1PM
$650,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,595
SQFT
12555 Camino Emparrado
San Diego, CA 92128
San Diego Subdivision
$725,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,565
SQFT
12825 Camino Ramillette
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
Open House 01/26 at 1PM
$663,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,630
SQFT
18210 Aceituno Street
San Diego, CA 92128
Rancho Bernardo Subdivision
$2,150,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
5,641
SQFT
13114 Lomas Verdes Drive
Poway, CA 92064
 
$1,675,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
6,813
SQFT
12966 Lomas Verdes Drive
Poway, CA 92064
Poway Subdivision
$2,325,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
7,583
SQFT
13075 Old Winery Road
Poway, CA 92064
Poway Subdivision
$2,499,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
10,047
SQFT
17762 Vineyard Ln
Poway, CA 92064
Poway Subdivision

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Walkable San Diego 55 Plus Community in San Marcos, California

The homes in Lake San Marcos are also near shopping, stores, and restaurants, including golf and many amenities within Lake San Marcos. 55+ Homes in Lake San Marcos can be found at Sun ParkHunter Valley, and Chateau Lake San Marcos.

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Walkable San Diego 55 Plus Community in Oceanside, California

Peacock Hills 55+ homes are walkable to a school and dining spots with nearby grocery stores and shopping.
Open House 01/25 at 1PM
$378,800
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
873
SQFT
4538 Golden Ridge Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
Oceanside Subdivision
Price Change - 16 hours ago
$359,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
834
SQFT
1377 Panorama Ridge
Oceanside, CA 92056
Oceanside Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$340,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
873
SQFT
4735 Rim Rock Rd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Oceanside Subdivision
$408,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
1,043
SQFT
1378 Temple Heights Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
Oceanside Subdivision
Open House 01/25 at 2PM
$416,500
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
834
SQFT
4725 Rising Glen Dr
Oceanside, CA 92056
Oceanside Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$325,999
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
834
SQFT
1445 Peacock Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Oceanside Subdivision
$388,500
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
873
SQFT
1472 Peacock Blvd
Oceanside, CA 92056
Oceanside Subdivision
Price Change - 4 days ago
$399,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
834
SQFT
4750 Canterbury Court
Oceanside, CA 92056
Oceanside Subdivision

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