Life + Leisure
Los Gatos | California
As one of the most desirable places to live in the Bay Area, Los Gatos strives to maintain a superior standard of living and a healthy environment. Los Gatos - Spanish for "The Cats" - is one of the nicest, most prestigious towns in Santa Clara County. Clear standards for historic homes and new construction assure the continued vitality of Los Gatos neighborhoods.
Nestled at the foot of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Los Gatos residents and travelers enjoy and are nurtured by the lush redwood forest that contributes to the rare and beautiful setting - our Gem of the Foothills. Visitors come to Los Gatos to stroll, dine, shop and get away for the weekend. They soon recognize the charming qualities of Los Gatos and find out why residents are so enthusiastic about the town they call home.
It's so easy to plan a day of play in Los Gatos. Stroll the friendly streets of downtown, visit the museums, picnic in the park, ride the Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad, or set off on the trail for a family hike along Los Gatos Creek. Los Gatos offers unique charm and the attraction of a small town atmosphere. Situated in Silicon Valley within minutes of the largest metropolitan area in Northern California, Los Gatos offers a special place to dine, shop, meet, and relax.
Whether you have a specific destination in mind, or a few hours to wander through downtown, you'll find fun and relaxation. If shopping is on your agenda, Los Gatos has everything you would want. Fascinating shops line the streets, inviting visitors and locals to browse beautiful antiques, fine clothing, art galleries, and treasures for the home and garden.