Welcome to Mira Monte
Rolling hills, a suburban feel, and sweeping mountain views at your doorstep.
This quaint rural neighborhood sits southwest of Ojai and is bisected by Highway 33 and State Route 150, which makes commuting to Ventura, Santa Barbara, and Los Angeles easy. Mira Monte is a quiet community that offers breathtaking views of Ojai Valley from your bedroom window — the ideal place to raise a family away from the tiring bustle of big cities.
Known for its small ranches and exclusive condos, this Ojai Valley neighborhood perfectly blends a suburban feel with its picturesque rural setting. Mira Monte offers a mélange of single-family residences elegantly nestled among posh gardens and plenty of trees.
From custom-built homes laid out against impeccable landscaping to ranch-style properties with massive oaks and fenced backyards, this neighborhood has something for anyone seeking a quiet, countryside feel within the affluence of Ojai Valley.
What to Love
Historic remains of San Buenaventura mission aqueduct
Matilija Falls is a gorgeous place to hike
Proximity to Lake Casitas
People & Lifestyle
Mira Monte is an enticing location for retirees seeking sunny days spent in the gardens of their Southern California homes, couples attracted to the privacy of an abundantly wooded environment, or families drawn to neighborhoods with above-average schools. Whoever you are and whatever your needs, if you’re seeking a rural-suburban setting to call home, Mira Monte is the place for you.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
If you’re into chain stores but still want all the local commerce of the Ojai Valley, Mira Monte might be the right neighborhood to explore. Wendy’s
, Taco Bell
, and Starbucks
are within arm’s reach while you continue to enjoy the peace and quiet of your Ojai Valley lifestyle.
For homestyle breakfast choices, you can visit Home Kitchen of Ojai
or eat out with your friends at Mandala
. Craving delicious spaghetti or pizza? Ojai Pizza Company
is there to serve you. Or maybe you’re more of a seafood lover?
Things to Do
Like the rest of Ojai, Mira Monte joins its sibling neighborhoods in celebrating many of Ojai Valley’s treasured festivals. You can’t live in this community and have a single dull moment.
During Pixie Month
, you won’t be surprised to see neighbors and friends gather at Friend’s Ranch
, an enormous family-owned property that grows Ojai’s famously flavorful little tangerines. Buy one or two bags and relish the citrusy tang in the air.
Every year, the Ojai Valley Chamber of Commerce
offers a thrilling garden tour
as a one-day fundraising event through five private gardens in and around Ojai. You can also enjoy a fun night outdoors with food trucks and adventure-laden short films at Mountainfilm on Tour
or embark on a self-guided tour through the private studios of Ojai’s accomplished artists.
Chill in one of the beautiful parks situated around your home — whether Libbey
— or even go for a warm family picnic under the trees. Whatever your interests, this neighborhood has more than enough activities to keep you excited.
Mira Monte is served by Ojai Unified School District, home to a number of excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: