Olivenhain has three magnificent developed community parks, Sun Vista Park, Wiro Park and Little Oaks Park. These are a picnic and equestrian lover's paradise. They have ample parking for horse trailers and peppered around the parks are picnic tables, barbecue grills, riding rings, play grounds and horse trails.
Hot air balloons are popular in the area, and can often be seen in the skies; many famous people have taken up residents here. A timber constructed meeting hall that was built by the original German settlers, still stands today, and is used as a central focal point for community activities. The hall is also used for weddings and private functions.
Olivenhain is located in San Diego, California, and is an eastern district of Encinitas; zip code 92024. Real estate for sale varies from: affluent detached homes for single-families, town houses, condominiums, gated estate properties and land for the construction of large opulent dream homes. Real estate in this area is highly sort after and valuable. Families looking for a little more space can enjoy properties with hill top views, and some with equestrian facilities; lots range from 0.5 acres to 5.5 acres.
Olivenhain is one of the most desirable locations to live in eastern Encinitas, and even though it is predominantly rural, boutique shopping, restaurants, major shopping malls, recreation facilities, a racetrack, and grocery stores are only a few minutes away by car. The area boasts a rural community atmosphere originally settled in the 1890s by a German colony. Olivenhain connects to Rancho Santa Fe and the coastal community of La Costa; it is one of the more opulent parts of Encinitas with huge sprawling estates often with panoramic views.